17 year old dies in police firing in Silchar

17 year old dies in police firing in Silchar

SILCHAR: Violence broke out in Silchar as a mob and policemen clashed on Wednesday. This was a result of some land dispute between two groups of people. Police were sent to the area where a mob surrounded them and started to assault the police personnel. The situation was initially kept under control but some persons […]

Mizoram government accepts HPC-D peace overtures

Mizoram government accepts HPC-D peace overtures

AIZAWL: The Mizoram government has accepted the peace overtures of the Manipur-based Hmar People’s Convention (Democratic) on the condition that the outfit would not indulge in any anti-government activity during the by-elections to the village councils on May 19. Mizoram Home Minister R Lalzirliana today said the HPC (D), through the Young Mizo Association (YMA) […]

Assam: NDFB camp busted, one hardcore cadre killed

Assam: NDFB camp busted, one hardcore cadre killed

GUWAHATI: In a joint operation, the army and the Assam Police busted a camp of the hardline faction of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) in the wee hours of Wednesday and killed a cadre of the group in Assam’s Kokrajhar district. According to defence spokesman Lt. Col. Suneet Newton, the unidentified cadre was […]

All you need to know about Diana Khumanthem, ranked 24th in IAS 2016

All you need to know about Diana Khumanthem, ranked 24th in IAS 2016

Yet another Manipuri has done her state proud as Diana Khumanthem has cleared the UPSC Civil Services exam with an astounding rank of 24 in India. Diana made headlines overnight but there are facts that one needs to know about this brilliant individual. #1 Diana is the daughter of Ibeyaima Devi and Khumanthem Chandramani, Inspector […]

8 candidates from Assam crack UPSC exams

8 candidates from Assam crack UPSC exams

GUWAHATI: Keeping the pride of Assam intact, at least 8 candidates from Assam have cracked the Civil services examination this year. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) which declared the final result of Civil Services Examination 2015 on May 10 saw the following candidates clearing the exams. 1. Padmanabh Baruah (194) 2. Sagarika Nath (199) […]

Manipuri girl bags 24th rank in UPSC exams

Manipuri girl bags 24th rank in UPSC exams

Yet another Manipuri has done her state proud as Diana Khumanthem has cleared the UPSC Civil Services exam with an astounding rank of 24. A part from her, there were also at least 6 others from the state who have cleared the very difficult exam. She is the daughter of Inspector General of Police and […]