Manipur : As Political tussles refuse to die down, Centre plans to Airlift essential goods again!

Manipur : As Political tussles refuse to die down, Centre plans to Airlift essential goods again!

Imphal : Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday announced that the Centre will soon airlift fuel and cooking gas for the people who have been facing hard times under an economic blockade since November 1 last year. The United Naga Council (UNC) has imposed an indefinite blockade in protest against the state government’s […]

Nagaland: 33 per cent reservation for Naga women gets Nation wide support

Nagaland: 33 per cent reservation for Naga women gets Nation wide support

The political drama along the rights of women reservations in Nagaland has now received national spectatorship.  “One Billion Rising” ,a global movement, to end rape and sexual violence against women had condemned this act of gender rights violations in its recently conducted event in Dwarka .  “The denial of 33% reservation for women in contesting polls now has […]

Nagaland braces for Indefinite bandh from Monday onwards

Nagaland braces for Indefinite bandh from Monday onwards

KOHIMA: With Chief Minister, TR Zeliang refusing to step down, tribal organisations in Nagaland has announced fresh round of agitation. Joint Co-ordination Committee (JCC) and Nagaland Tribes Action Committee (NTAC) have called for a total indefinite state-wide bandh starting from Monday onwards. Paramilitary forces, invitees to weddings on the production of invitation cards, funerals, press, […]

Nagaland: Heroin worth Rs. 1.5 Crore seized in Kohima

Nagaland: Heroin worth Rs. 1.5 Crore seized in Kohima

KOHIMA: The police seized 1.5 kg of heroin worth around Rs 1.5 crore from a car in Kohima and arrested one person hailing from Madhya Pradesh in this connection. Police said the personnel manning Phesama check gate found the drug in a car while routine frisking duties of vehicles. The contraband was packed in an […]

Manipur : Indigenous sports which marked their global presence!

Manipur : Indigenous  sports which marked their global presence!

Manipuri mythology has it that Oolaobi was an outdoor game (similar to modern day Kabaddi) played mainly  by the Gods It is an outdoor game played mainly by females. In addition to these, Manipur has a rich history of  indigenous games like Khutlokpi, Phibul Thomba, Chaphu Thugaibi which are played throughout the year. Lets take a […]

Assam : World destination Majuli now aims to be India’s first carbon-neutral district !

Assam : World destination Majuli now aims to be India’s first carbon-neutral district !

Guwahati : Majuli aims to be India’s first carbon-neutral district. It is the world’s biggest river island and the first such in India to be declared a district. Now plans are afoot to declare it the country’s first carbon-neutral district by 2020. It is by no means a mean task, but ambitious projects, with the […]

Earthquake rocks parts of Northeast India yet again!

Earthquake rocks parts of Northeast India yet again!

A mild earthquake was felt in certain parts of Northeast India at around 9.30 am. The incident was reported from parts of Meghalaya as well as Assam. There has been a spurt in the frequency of earthquakes since last year and given the fact that Northeast India lies on a zone of high seismic activity, […]

Two NSCN-KN cadres apprehended in Nagaland

Two NSCN-KN cadres apprehended in Nagaland

KOHIMA: The troops of Assam Rifles apprehended two NSCN- KN cadres for extorting in Zunheboto town area. According to a statement issued by the PRO of the Inspector General of Assam Rifles (North) informed that based on specific input, 5 Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (North) conducted an operation in Sumi Gate at […]