Manipur: 200 people hospitalized after consuming traditional feast at Thanga!

Manipur: 200 people hospitalized after consuming traditional feast at Thanga!

IMPHAL, Nov 3 – Around 200 people were hospitalized after a traditional feast at Thanga, a village near Loktak Lake in Manipur’s Bishnupur district on Monday, delayed reports here said. All the victims had common complaints: acute stomach ache, fever and loose motion, according to Heisnam Kulachandra, a resident of Thanga. The people reportedly fell […]

In conversation with Shillong’s very own Nicholas Kharkongor, a Management Student turned Film Director

In conversation with Shillong’s very own Nicholas Kharkongor, a Management Student turned Film Director

As the hunt for talented persons from the Northeast continues, TNT-The Northeast Today came across a talented script writer and director from Shillong, Nicholas Kharkongor. Nicholas Kharkongor has also proved that if given an opportunity, people from Shillong as well as other parts of the northeast, are capable of crossing over and directing films for […]

5 reasons why witch hunting is prevailing in Assam

5 reasons why witch hunting is prevailing in Assam

Witch hunting is one of the most dangerous superstitions prevailing all over India. Meanwhile in the last five years, Assam witnessed more than 400 cases of witch hunting. The witch is called as ‘daini’ in local dialect and is believed to cause ailment to people, destroy crops and other livestock etc. She is usually identified […]

Suman Das from Siliguri represents India at World Men’s Championships in Spain

Suman Das from Siliguri represents India at World Men’s Championships in Spain

Suman Das, 26 years old lad from Siliguri is representing India in the World Men’s Championships and Annual Congress, at Benidorm (Spain), which is being held from November 3rd – 7th.  The prestigious championship is organized by the International Federation of Body Building Championship (IFBB). He is participating in the 75 kgs category. Suman das […]

Arunachal Pradesh: India’s massive C-17 plane landing and China’s incursion in Leh, Army denies ‘incursion’

Arunachal Pradesh: India’s massive C-17 plane landing and China’s incursion in Leh, Army denies ‘incursion’

ITANAGAR: The IAF short-field landing of the mighty C-17 Globemaster aircraft at high-altitude Advanced Landing Ground (ALG) in Arunachal Pradesh near the border with China, has clearly sent out shockwaves as India makes it stands and displays its might in the skies. This underlined yet again the Indian Air Force’s capability to reach out to the […]

Assam: State govt. to provide additional 6% DA to its employees after special aid to poor meritorious students

Assam: State govt. to provide additional 6% DA to its employees after special aid to poor meritorious students

GUWAHATI: Soon after the State decided to provide aid to meritorious students from poor backgrounds, the state government has announced a 6% additional Dearness Allowance (DA) to the Assam Government employees effective from November 1, said Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma. The state government has also decided to waive examination fee of government-run school students appearing […]