Daily Archives: 2 January

Manipur: ”Poisoned water” turns disaster for villagers in Senapati district

IMPHAL: Contaminated water turns into a disaster for ten persons including children of a colony in Senapati district about 60 km north of the State capital. According to sources, the victims complained of nausea and headache, some abdominal pain and ...Read More

Northeasterners’ Pride boosted this New Year! Meghalaya’s Prof David R Syiemlieh appointed as new chairman of UPSC

SHILLONG: As the New Year sets in, the people of Meghalaya have already received good news – the appointment of the Prof David Syiemlieh as the new chairman of the Union Public Service Commission. 63 year old Syiemlieh is the ...Read More

Fierce gun-battle between security forces-NDFB(S) militants in Assam, One militant arrested

In a joint operation by the police and army at Lauding area of Dhekiajuli in Assam. The militants fired at security personnel which led to a fierce gun battle. One NDFB(S) militant was arrested in the process. However, 5-6 militants managed ...Read More

Sikkim: Devika Gurung’s fidgety fingers selected for Upstart Award 2016-17

Devika Gurung’s Fidgety Fingers, a social entrepreneurship project in Sikkim has been shortlisted as one of the finalists for the UPSTART award 2016-17. The 15-month-old venture initiated by Devika Gurung of Gangtok has been selected under the social sector services ...Read More