Category Archives: States

CBI visit to Tripura: Is Manik Sarkar, the next Mamata Banerjee in the making?

It was two years back when CBI started investigation into Tripura's NBFCs or chit funds as it is better known to people. There were some arrests, a couple of raids. But then it all went silent. After two years of silence, ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh’s Fashion designer earns global appreciation!

Hailing from a remote town of Arunachal Pradesh, Nixon Bui is a budding fashion designer who has made to the fashion industry with his unique ethnic menswear in Copenhagen, Denmark. Graduating from a commerce stream from Oxford College in Bangalore, ...Read More

Serial rapist who allegedly raped 500 children arrested; claims girls begging for help “encouraged” him

The massive manhunt launched by the Delhi police finally came to an end after three years following the arrest of Sunil Rastogi. This alleged serial rapist was put under sustained surveillance, search through databases of criminals, door-to-door search and analysis ...Read More

Meghalaya mesmerizes American Saxophonist George Brooks

SHILLONG: American Jazz saxophonist George Brooks and his wife Emily Klion were thrilled with their recent visit to Meghalaya, where they explored the unique traditional music of the hills. Brooks is well known for combining jazz and Indian classical music. ...Read More

Manipur: BJP will win comfortably in Manipur Assembly polls claims Javadekar

IMPHAL: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)leader and Union Minister Prakash Javadekar claimed that his party is expecting a comfortable win in the Manipur Assembly polls scheduled to be held on March 4 and 8. “BJP will do very well in the ...Read More

Tripura prepared for earthquakes?

AGARTALA: Five leading civil society organisations of Tripura demanded safety audit of all the constructions and buildings of the state to ensure earthquake vulnerability assessment following recent tremor at Dhalai district. Addressing mediapersons the executives of public advocacy group ARPAN ...Read More

Manipur under siege as top ministers, Army chief review situation

IMPHAL: Top central ministers, along with security officials reviewed the prevailing situation in Manipur where a 75-day long economic blockade on national highways has crippled normal life. Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Army ...Read More

Nagaland: Murder suspect behind the Bhandari killing found dead

KOHIMA: A man suspected of involvement in the murder of a woman at Bhandari was found dead on January 14. The body of the suspect, Samuel Jongkor was found hanging from a tree in a forested area at Boro Lengri ...Read More

Mizoram finds US Drug Enforcement Administration to battle the war on drugs

AIZAWL: US government’s Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) would continue assisting the Mizoram government in combating drugs menace in the state, American Ambassador to India Richard Verma said. US government has helped Mizoram Excise and Narcotics Department by imparting special training and ...Read More

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