Tripura: INPT to stir in Delhi opposing the Citizenship amendment

Tripura: INPT to stir in Delhi opposing the Citizenship amendment

AGARTALA: The  (INPT) declared their move against the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2016 among other demands. They would organize sit-in-demonstration for six hours in Delhi’s Jantar Mantar on next February 21, as decided in INPT’s central committee meeting held at Agartala Press Club. This was the first meeting of INPT after constitution of a common forum […]

Nagaland :Women entrepreneurs shake fashion world ; establish new fashion line “The Daughters”

Nagaland :Women entrepreneurs shake fashion world ; establish new fashion line “The Daughters”

Nagaland : ‘The Daughters’ is a fashion line which is found by Nagaland’s own – Arinaro Longkumer and Vitsino Peseyie. The creator Vitsino did her course in Fashion Design and Merchandizing from the International Polytechnic for Women, Delhi. She interned under star designer Atsu Sekhose at Delhi and is currently based in Dimapur. The co-founder […]

Tripura gets serious after Earthquake tremors; Quake safety audit seeked!

Tripura gets serious after Earthquake tremors; Quake safety audit seeked!

AGARTALA: Five leading civil society organizations of the state on Sunday demanded a safety audit of all constructions and buildings to assess earthquake-vulnerability. The demand comes in the wake of the recent quake that shook the state and had its epicentre in Dhalai district. The recent earthquake was evidence of a fault line in the […]

DID YOU KNOW India’s 1st Cashless Island is situated in the Northeast!

DID YOU KNOW India’s 1st Cashless Island is situated in the Northeast!

Karang, a small lake island in Manipur, has become the country’s first cashless island. The Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology under its Digital India programme announced Karang as the first cashless island in India on Friday. Confirming it, M Harekrishna, Deputy Commissioner of Bishnupur district said the island fulfilled the Centre’s necessary criteria. […]

Tripura parties to hold rally in Delhi to empower Indigenous people!

Tripura parties to hold rally in Delhi to empower Indigenous people!

Agartala: One year ahead of the assembly election in Left-ruled Tripura, tribal-based parties have stepped up their activities to push their demands — including for a separate state. Two tribal-based political parties — Indigenous Nationalist Party of Tripura (INPT) and Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura (IPFT) – would organise “Delhi Abhiyan” (march to Delhi) to press […]

DID YOU KNOW In 2017, every month will have a long weekend!

DID YOU KNOW In 2017, every month will have a long weekend!

NEW DELHI: The festive season and winter break may be over but chronic vacationers don’t need to despair. This year has several long weekends –on an average one every month– which can enable quick getaways for the wanderlust-bitten. Travel companies are stitching up special itineraries around these weekends and Indians are gearing up to kick […]

Sikkim stands out among Northeast Indian states for National Award!

Sikkim stands out among Northeast Indian states for National Award!

With Northeast Indian at he forefront of innumerable achievements to their credit, another state from the region has set an examplle for all other 7 states in the region. North Sikkim has been nominated for the award “Effective Community Engagement “under Beti Bachao Beti Padhao at New Delhi on the occasion of Girl child day […]

World Bank signs agreement to finance “Nagaland Health Project” for US$ 48 million

World Bank signs agreement to finance “Nagaland Health Project” for US$ 48 million

Nagaland : In a major boost to the healthcare sector of Nagaland, a financing agreement for IDA credit of US$ 48 million (equivalent) for the ‘ Nagaland Health Project’ was signed with the World Bank . The International Development Association (IDA) is an international financial institution  which offers concessional loans and grants to the world’s poorest developing […]