Tripura: Shopkeeper killed, head smashed in capital city of poll bound state

Tripura: Shopkeeper killed, head smashed in capital city of poll bound state

By Our Correspondent, TNT News | AGARTALA, Jan 11, 2018: In yet another case of murder in poll-bound Tripura, a shopkeeper was killed with his head smashed at Agartala city. The deceased was identified as Goutam Sarkar (35), resident of a locality close to Balkan Club – one of the city’s prominent clubs. Speaking to this […]

Northeast Indian youth lured into life of modern day slavery in mainland India- What is the solution?

Northeast Indian youth lured into life of modern day slavery in mainland India- What is the solution?

By Mewanshwa Kharshiing The disparity of unemployment in Northeast India has pushed many to look for better prospects in mainland India. Unemployment is not only the factor that has given rise to mass exodus of our youth to mostly cosmopolitan cities in search for better prospects as militancy and underdevelopment as well as lack of […]

Manipur girl found dead at Delhi residence; IGP Robin Hibu raises serious concern about death of NE youth

Manipur girl found dead at Delhi residence; IGP Robin Hibu raises serious concern about death of NE youth

January 11, 2018 IGP Robin Hibu, Delhi has once again raised concerns about the rampant deaths of Northeast Indian people in other parts of India after another recent case of  Tabitha Kamei, a young girl from Tamenglong who was found dead in Delhi. As per a statement issued by him on his facebook post, Tabitha was […]

DID YOU KNOW About the first medical institution of Northeast India?

DID YOU KNOW About the first medical institution of Northeast India?

DIBRUGARH, January 11, 2018 The first medical institution of Northeast India, Dr John Berry White Medical School – which was lying in a state of disrepair for years – is all set to receive a new lease of life. In 1858, a 24-year-old British surgeon, John Berry White, came to Assam to work under the […]

DID YOU KNOW that India’s finest weed is found in the Northeast

DID YOU KNOW that India’s finest weed is found in the Northeast

Manipur’s Marijuana  has been considered as the best weed in the country. As stories keep on surfacing of smuggling contraband opium, there are reasons which make this state a favorable entity for such clandestine operations. Owing to its geographical compulsions, Manipur has become a source, destination and transit point for Opium, Heroin, Marijuana and other […]

Tripura: IPFT ready to form pre-poll alliance with BJP

Tripura: IPFT ready to form pre-poll alliance with BJP

AGARTALA Jan 11,2018: With the Assembly polls approaching closer , the BJP and the Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura (IPFT) are also coming closer to uproot the Marxist government in the northeastern state. The IPFT expressed to go for electoral understanding with the BJP as the Union Ministry of Home Affairs would constitute a high-power […]

NE’s first High Mast National Flag installed in Tripura

NE’s first High Mast National Flag installed in Tripura

Agartala, Jan 10,2018: Northeast India’s first 100-feet High Mast National Flag (HMNF) was on Wednesday installed in Tripura capital Agartala. Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar unveiled the High Mast National Flag in front of Ujjayanta Palace — the former royal palace of Tripura and now northeast India’s biggest museum. State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) […]

Aadhaar Issue: Temporary 16-Digit Virtual ID To Secure Aadhaar Data Privacy

Aadhaar Issue: Temporary 16-Digit Virtual ID To Secure Aadhaar Data Privacy

New Delhi Jan 10,2018: People can share a randomly-generated 16-digit temporary number instead of their Aadhaar number starting from March-end to authenticate their identity for various services. The UIDAI – the authority that runs the government’s Aadhaar programme – said today the initiative, which is aimed at minimising instances of leak and misuse of Aadhaar numbers, would enhance privacy of […]

NF Railway uses GPS based Technology to tackle fog related visibility issues

NF Railway uses GPS based Technology to tackle fog related visibility issues

TNT News | Maligaon, Jan 10, 2018: To help in timely running of trains during foggy season, a new GPS based system for auto warning to train drivers has been put to use by Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR). An equipment called FogPASS (Fog Pilot Assistance system for Safety) consisting of an inbuilt battery and GPS […]