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Earthquake strikes Northeast India yet again!

IMPHAL: An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter Scale hit Manipur on Friday, officials said. The IMD website has called the intensity of the quake as 'moderate'. The epicentre of the quake was located at latitude 24.1 degrees north longitude 93.4 ...Read More

Mizoram: 2 Myanmarese Nationals arrested for smuggling Heroin

Aizawl: Four women, including two Myanmarese nationals, were arrested for allegedly carrying heroin in separate incidents in Mizoram, Excise and Narcotics department spokesman said on Thursday. Excise and Narcotics department officials seized 65.8 grams of heroin from Mizoram-Myanmar border town ...Read More

Meghalaya: From 200 to 500 m- ‘No Alcohol shops’ within 500 metres of National Highways from April!

After the Supreme Court in December last directed states not to grant licences to alcohol vendors within 500 metres of highways and said existing licences would be nullified from April 1, Meghalaya Government is contemplating to enforce the new directives ...Read More

Assam: Dr Subhash Khanna of Guwahati becomes 1st from NE to lead Laparoscopiic Surgeons Society of India

It was a proud moment for surgeons of the state of Assam when Professor Dr Subhash Khanna of Guwahati was declared President elect of the Indian Gastro intestinal laparoscopic surgeons society for the year 2017 and 2018 at the 14th ...Read More

The curious case of Kalikho Pul’s confessional statement- – By Patricia Mukhim

Cynics find it hard to believe that the 60 page handwritten script of the late Kalikho Pul who served for a brief while as Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh, has the propensity to change the way politics is acted out ...Read More

Manipur election: Bombs recovered ahead of PM Modi’s visit to Imphal

Police on Friday recovered a hand grenade and a bomb in Manipur's Imphal West district where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address an election rally. The recovery comes even as an apex body of six rebel groups in Manipur has ...Read More

Meghalaya: Crime graph shoots up with 23 rape cases reported only in Jan and Feb, 2017   

SHILLONG, Feb 24: It was a bitter start of the New Year for Meghalaya in as far as safety and security of the women and children are concerned. The state which is popularly known for its matrilineal system of inheritance ...Read More

Assam: Beware of dysfunctional ATMs as Cyber criminals gang up to forge debit cards!

GUWAHATI: Most people find ATMs which are out of order irksome and annoying. For a tech-savvy gang in the city, though, the sight is a welcome one. When city police busted an ATM fraud racket recently, it revealed the massive ...Read More

Assam: 3 people crushed to death owing to severe hailstorm in Upper Assam!

DIBRUGARH, Feb 22: A severe hailstorm, accompanied by heavy rain, lashed upper Assam on Wednesday night leaving three people dead and several injured. In Tinsukia district, Poonam Newar (16) was crushed to death when an uprooted tree crashed into their ...Read More

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