Northeast India will continue to reel under rainfall deficiency by more than 80%

Northeast India will continue to reel under rainfall deficiency by more than 80%

During the winter season, due to successive Western Disturbances, northeastern states manage to receive good rain and thundershowers. But so far this season, many parts of these states are reeling under the rainfall deficiency by more than 80%. A Western Disturbance was seen moving across the Tibet region. Also, a cyclonic circulation developed over Meghalaya […]

Assam Gov sworn in as Acting Governor of Meghalaya; Nagaland Gov takes additional charge of Arunachal Pradesh

Assam Gov sworn in as Acting Governor of Meghalaya; Nagaland Gov takes additional charge of Arunachal Pradesh

SHILLONG: Assam Governor Banwarilal Purohit was sworn in as the Acting Governor of Meghalaya by the state Chief Justice Dinesh Maheshwari at Raj Bhavan here on Saturday. Chief minister Mukul Sangma, Home Minister HDR lyngdoh and Health and Family Welfare Minister Roshan Warjri besides government officials and defence officials were present when Purohit was administered […]

Meghalaya: Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani to initiate 1st ever North East Investors’ Summit in Shillong

Meghalaya: Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani to initiate 1st ever North East Investors’ Summit in Shillong

New Delhi: A two-day North East Investors’ Summit which aims to attract investments in the north east region of the country will be inaugurated by Union Textiles Minister Smriti Zubin Irani in Shillong on Sunday, an official said on Saturday. “The theme being ‘Exploring Opportunities in North East Region’, the summit aims to showcase the North […]

These children from Northeast India will make you proud!

These children from Northeast India will make you proud!

“Bravery is a state of mind. A healthy body helps, but the prime moving force is the mind. Therefore, we need to make the mind strong,” said Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he presented the National Bravery Awards to some of India’s most courageous children on January 23, 2016. Here are the incredibly inspiring stories […]

Manipur: Youth shot in pre-poll violence at Imphal

Manipur: Youth shot in pre-poll violence at Imphal

Imphal, January 27: A youth was shot and injured in pre-poll violence last night in Mayang Imphal area of Imphal West. Ng Tomba was standing alone in front of his residential gate at Irong Palli bazaar when unknown armed persons shot him around 9:30 pm, a police source said on Friday. The assailants attacked him […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Martyr Hangpan Dada conferred with Ashok Chakra award!

Arunachal Pradesh: Martyr Hangpan Dada conferred with Ashok Chakra award!

Itanagar:Havildar Hangpan Dada, who laid down his life for the nation was posthumously awarded the Ashok Chakra on Republic Day. Chasen Lowang, the wife of late martyr received the country’s highest peacetime military decoration from President Pranab Mukherjee at Rajpath. On May 27, 2016, the 36-year-old led his team as Sabu post commander of 35 […]

Assam : Fashion designer set to rock the Lakme Fashion Week with indigenous creations !

Assam : Fashion designer set to rock the Lakme Fashion Week with indigenous creations !

Guwahati : Nandini Baruva, a fashion designer from Assam, brings good news to the fashion industry of Assam. She is now all set to showcase her creations and designs at the Lakme Fashion Week, Summer Resort 2017. Nandini’s collection is called “Bhumisattva” and draws inspiration from the ethnic Taal Xaal of Assam and talks about […]

Assam : Brahmaputra Literary Festival (BLF) all set to become the first ever lit fest in Northeast!

Assam : Brahmaputra Literary Festival (BLF) all set to become the first ever lit fest in Northeast!

Guwahati : As India celebrates its literary culture,  Assam also joins the growing list of states hosting literary carnival with the three-day Brahmaputra Literary Festival (BLF). Assam becomes the first in Northeast to host this kind of  an event which will see the participation of more than 150 authors from India and abroad and begins […]