African Students unite with people from the Northeast to Protest Racism

African Students unite with people from the Northeast to Protest Racism

 May 17, 2017: The Association of African Students in India (AASI) held a press conference in Delhi on Monday, May 15, to address growing racial tensions in India. They also expressed solidarity with other communities who face similar discrimination. They were joined by Irom Sharmila and representatives from the northeast as they appealed for greater awareness. […]

Northeast India soon to have more expansion of Air India flights

Northeast India soon to have more expansion of Air India flights

The Air India plans to expand its network in the northeast as it seeks to tap into passenger demand following government’s push for regional connectivity. Air India’s Chairman and Managing Director Ashwani Lohani will visit three north-eastern states next month to review operations in the region. “We are focused on increasing connectivity to the northeast […]

Northeast India security situation sees remarkable improvement!

Northeast India security situation sees remarkable improvement!

Guwahati May 16: Committed to unleash the true potential of the North East, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said there has been significant improvement in the security situation of North East over the past years. Addressing a meeting, Singh said there is a remarkable improvement in the security situation of the North East, […]

BREAKING FAKE NEWS- From Whatsapp to Facebook, Fake news busters are our only hope!

BREAKING FAKE NEWS- From Whatsapp to Facebook, Fake news busters are our only hope!

As news of two Indian soldiers allegedly beheaded by Pakistan broke last week, several thousand WhatsApp groups came alive. A video purportedly showing the beheading, one by a chainsaw and another knifed in the throat while singing Vande Mataram, went viral. A week later it turned out that the video was shot in 2011 and […]

Recent cyberattack affects over 150 countries: Here is all you need to know

Recent cyberattack affects over 150 countries: Here is all you need to know

May 15: A computer malware known WannaCry  also known as  WannaCrypt, WanaCrypt0r 2.0, Wanna Decryptor is a ransomware program targeting the Microsoft Windows operating system has affected worldwide systems since  Friday, 12 May 2017. The program is said to have spread to over 150 countries till date and the breach seemed to have slowed down. […]

Northeast India’s Diminishing hopes of better days – ‘Acchay Din!’, But When?

Northeast India’s Diminishing hopes of better days – ‘Acchay Din!’, But When?

SHILLONG, May 12, 2017: With commoners stunned by the firing of centre’s economy booster technique in the form of State Bank of India’s new directives of deduction and service tax, most in Meghalaya believes that the public especially the middle and the lower middle class are once again being held to an unfair standard. Unlike […]

Northeast India turning into a hub of Cannabis as Ganja worth crores seized from different parts of the region!

Northeast India turning into a hub of Cannabis as Ganja worth crores seized from different parts of the region!

SHILLONG, May 14, 2017: Acting on a tip off, Customs Headquarters Preventive Unit, Shillong intercepted one truck bearing Punjab registration number near Diengpasoh Toll gate on Shillong Bye Pass on May 13 and recovered 784 kg of Ganja (Cannabis) packed in 51 packets. The truck has been seized and a case registered under the provisions […]