Monthly Archives: July 2016

Trafficked woman from Assam finds her way back home

New Delhi: Arzu is just in her 20s, but the frail woman looked old beyond her age. Wrecked by the trauma of having been trafficked and subjected to sexual assault, she was perhaps glad — though she did not show ...Read More

Railways to invest Rs 7,000 crore in northeast states

Agartala: The Railways will invest Rs 7,000 crore in the current fiscal (2016-17) to develop its network in the seven northeastern states, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Sunday. "In 2014-15, the railway ministry invested Rs 2,702 crore for (this ...Read More

Tripura:Agartala-Kolkata BG trains service to begin from August: Union Minister

After flagging off the Agartala-Delhi Broad Gauge train service, Union Minister for Railways Suresh Prabhu said that the Agartala would be linked with Kolkata through railways by August. “Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given priority to the north east as the region is ...Read More

Sikkim’s new scheme to recycle used milk and curd pouches

GANGTOK: Sikkim’s Organic Mission recently made roaring headlines in the country where Sikkim was declared as the first Organic State of India by the Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri. Narendra Modi. Sikkim’s organic mission was all praised by the Hon’ble PM ...Read More

Justin Bieber planning his own funeral

Grammy Award winning singer Justin Bieber is shocked by the string of celebrity deaths this year, and is making "elaborate plans" for his funeral. The "Sorry" singer is worried about his own mortality following deaths of icons like David Bowie and ...Read More

Mizoram: Talks between govt and militants to begin from August

The proposed talks between the Mizoram government and Mizoram's Hmar People's Convention (Democratic) militants is expected to begin from the second week of August, a senior police official today said. The official said the modalities from the government side for ...Read More

Mouthwatering cuisine from Meghalaya you must try

Shillong also known as 'the abode of clouds' is capital of Meghalaya in North East India.The state is the wettest region of India, recording an average of 12,000 mm (470 in) of rains a year. Meghalaya has predominantly an agrarian ...Read More

Tripura: Alternative highway repaired, Tripura flood, fuel crisis eases

Thanks to repair on war-footing of a 20-km portion of an alternative highway on its inter-state border with Assam, supply of essential commodities including diesel, petrol LPG and food grains has started returning to normal to the landlocked state of ...Read More

75-Year-Old Woman Allegedly Gangraped

BUNDI:  A 75-year-old woman was allegedly gangraped by two persons near Arnetha village in Rajasthan's Bundi, police said today. The woman, who was allegedly gang-raped 13 days ago, lodged a complaint against the two accused yesterday, police said. "The woman alleged ...Read More