Nagaland: EC in talks with state political parties over Assembly Election participation

Nagaland: EC in talks with state political parties over Assembly Election participation

January 30, 2018 The Election Commission is holding an all party meeting in Kohima, Nagaland, on Tuesday in the wake of the decision of several political parties not to participate in the upcoming state Assembly elections, according to media reports. Nagaland is scheduled to go to the polls on February 27. Although news of the […]

Did you know that an ‘Extinct’ Frog was Rediscovered After 150 yrs in NE India?

Did you know that an ‘Extinct’ Frog was Rediscovered After 150 yrs in NE India?

SHILLONG: Did you know that a bizarre frog that breeds inside trees and lays eggs for its tadpoles to eat was rediscovered in Northeast India after 150 years. Last recorded in the wild in 1870, Jerdon’s tree frog was feared extinct until scientists found it during a three-year search that began in 2007. University of Delhi […]

Meghalaya: This all girls band ‘Haystack Ladies’ from Tura is taking Girl Power to new heights!

Meghalaya: This all girls band ‘Haystack Ladies’ from Tura is taking Girl Power to new heights!

From the land of beautiful clouds hails all girls band Haystack Ladies. Formed in the year 2011, this four piece rock band from Tura is pouring a catchy flavor of music showcasing girl power into the Meghalaya music scenario. They have achieved the unthinkable, liberating themselves from the all too comfortable constraints of our thriving […]

Assam: Trader killed by unidentified miscreants; Incident triggers protests by locals

Assam: Trader killed by unidentified miscreants; Incident triggers protests by locals

Guwahati, January 30, 2018 Killing of a trader by unidentified miscreants at Bijaynagar in Kamrup district on Monday night triggered protest by local residents on Tuesday morning. Shantilal Jain, aged about 78 years was shot dead by unidentified miscreants around 10pm near his house at Bijaynagar, about 40km West of Guwahati. Jain’s family claimed the miscreants snatched a bag containing money […]