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Nagaland: Recognition of Rongmei tribe as one of the indigenous Naga tribes withdrawn from Cabinet!

In pursuant of the decision made by Nagaland cabinet in a meeting, the recognition of Rongmei tribe as one of the indigenous Naga tribes of Nagaland which was notified by Nagaland government on 4th August, 2012, has been withdrawn with ...Read More

Manipur: Churachandpur emerges as a hub for illegal trade of Rhino horns!

GUWAHATI, April 27, 2017: Churachandpur in Manipur has emerged as the new hub for illegal trade in rhino horns and body parts of other animals. Experts dealing in wildlife crime said Churachandpur has beaten Nagaland's commercial centre Dimapur, which used ...Read More

Meghalaya: Forced into a marriage, alleged rapist demands auto-rickshaw to marry the victim

TURA, Apr 23: While forced marriages to cover up one's criminal acts are unheard in the state, one such case in West Garo Hills has not just trigger resentment from various quarters, but also questions the foundation of the popular belief ...Read More

Northeast India triumphs at 64th National Film Awards, 2016

April 27, 2017: When the 64th National Film Awards, 2016 were announced this month, filmmakers from the Northeastern part of India must have felt bucked up by list of winners from the region. One can recall the year 1997, when ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh:Major blow to Congress as 23 councillors joins BJP!

Itanagar Apr27: Out of the 25 Congress Councillors of Itanagar Municipal Council (IMC), 23 formally joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday evening in presence of Chief Minister Pema Khandu and BJP state President Tapir Gao. The municipal council ...Read More

Mizoram may soon boast of Australia’s Melbourne Cricket Ground sized stadium!

April 27, 2017: The first step was a Supreme Court panel recommending that all the northeastern states are entitled to full affiliation and voting rights in the Indian cricket board. Now, Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla, whose love for sports ...Read More

Did you Know : Highest number of players in I League belong to Mizoram

Mizoram has long been considered along with Manipur as the citadel of Indian Football.But over the years both the states have never had any representation in the I league (This is before Aizawl FC finally made an entry this year ...Read More

Centre likely to revive job creation policy in Northeast India

NEW DELHI, April 27 2017: The Narendra Modi led NDA government is holding talks to revive job creation policy in the Himalayan states and the Northeast. A team of Niti Aayog and department of industrial policy and promotion members has prepared a ...Read More

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 ...Read More

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