Mizoram: Rashtriya Chakma Tribal Sangh files FIR against leaders of Central Young Mizo Association

Mizoram: Rashtriya Chakma Tribal Sangh files FIR against leaders of Central Young Mizo Association

Aizawl Nov 14,2017: The Rashtriya Chakma Tribal Sangh (RCTS) today filed a complaint with the Mizoram Police, Aizawl against leaders of the Central Young Mizo Association (CYMA) for promoting enmity between two different groups i.e. Chakmas and Mizos on grounds of ethnicity etc by adopting a resolution to abolish the Chakma Autonomous District Council (CADC) […]

Minority status for Hindus: SC shuns plea, asks petitioner to approach NCM

Minority status for Hindus: SC shuns plea, asks petitioner to approach NCM

New Delhi, Nov 11, 2017: The Supreme court on Friday asked a PIL petitioner seeking that Hindus be declared as minority community in eight states to approach the National Commission for Minorities. The bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi permitted PIL petitioner and BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay withdraw his petition and approach the NCM as […]

Filing of GST returns made easier till March 31, 2018

Filing of GST returns made easier till March 31, 2018

GUWAHATI, Nov 10, 2017: The GST Council, in its 23rd meeting held at Guwahati on Friday has recommended that filing of GST returns would be extended till March 2018. Here is a detail of the recommended facilitative measures for taxpayers: Return Filing The return filing process is to be further simplified in the following manner:  All […]

USD 30 million project approved for livelihood and rural development project for Northeast India

USD 30 million project approved for livelihood and rural development project for Northeast India

Shillong, Nov 10, 2017: The International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) has approved a USD 30 million soft loan for phase four of the North Eastern Region Community Resource Management Project for Upland Areas (NERCORMP). NERCORMP is a livelihood and rural development project under the North Eastern Council, covering several districts in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal […]

Northeast India to witness ‘Khadi Movement’ with North East India Fashion Week!

Northeast India to witness ‘Khadi Movement’ with North East India Fashion Week!

Itanagar, November 7, 2017: The third edition of the North East India Fashion Week The Khadi Movement will be held at Itanagar’s Nyokum Lapang Field from 10th to 12th November. Fashion designer Yana Ngoba announced on Tuesday that the much awaited third edition of the fashion week, a platform for the indigenous weavers and designers of North East India, […]

US Army to search for remains of WW II soldiers in Northeast India

US Army to search for remains of WW II soldiers in Northeast India

Guwahati, November 8, 2017: Investigators from the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency of the US will resume their search in Arunachal Pradesh for remains of U.S. personnel missing since World War II. Last year, a DPAA team conducted the operation for 30 days in search of remains for unaccounted U.S. airmen and this is their fifth […]