Daily Archives: 6 February

Strong Earthquake rattles National Capital Region

Earthquake shook Delhi, National Capital Region (NCR) on Monday evening at around 10:30 pm. An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale rattled residents of Delhi and north India on Monday night, leading office workers to evacuate buildings. Strong tremors ...Read More

Manipur Economic Blockade update: United Naga Council crucial meeting tomorrow

IMPHAL: All the national highways leading to Manipur continued to be blocked for 99 days on Monday. The United Naga Council (UNC) has been imposing economic blockade since November 1 after a day of total shut down to oppose upgradation ...Read More

Nagaland Agitation: Protestors keep government offices shut, to boycott CM’s meeting

KOHIMA: Tribal groups in Nagaland enforced their closure of government offices across the state on Monday also to press for resignation of Chief Minister T.R. Zeliang for deciding to conduct elections to urban civic bodied with 33 per cent reservation for ...Read More

Meghalaya: Arrested former Congress legislator released on bail

SHILLONG: Former Meghalaya Congress legislator, Stanlywiss Rymbai was released on bail in connection with land scam in state's Ri-Bhoi district. The bail was granted to Mr Rymbai, who was lodged in the jail cell of a Shillong Civil hospital from ...Read More

Meghalaya: Tura reeling under ‘water crisis’

TURA: Many might blame it to seasonal variations or to Global warming but residents of Tura have already begun to brace themselves for possibly the biggest water crisis to hit them in a decade. Long queues are already becoming a ...Read More

Mizo National Front threatens not to allow Mizoram minister to attend office

AIZAWL: Opposition (MNF) threatened not to allow state’s Labour, Employment and Industrial Training (LE and IT) Minister Lalrinmawia Ralte and Chairman of Mizoram Youth Commission (MYC) T. Sangkunga, MLA to attend office from tomorrow. The opposition party held Ralte and ...Read More

Major fire breaks out in Sikkim’s Fambanglho Wildlife Sanctuary

GANGTOK: A major forest fire has broken out at Tinjurey Ridge in Fambanglho Wildlife Sanctuary, about 10 km from here in East district, official sources said. Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopters were pressed into service on the request of the Sikkim ...Read More

President’s Rule in Nagaland only solution to present mess says Nagaland Congress

The Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) said the President's Rule and early election to the Nagaland Assembly is the only solution to the present imbroglio that arises in the state after forceful imposition of ULB election with 33 per cent ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: Supreme Court overrules CBI probe order against ex-CM Nabam Tuki

The Supreme Court dismissed a Gauhati High Court order for Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe against former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki in an alleged corruption case, reports said. An apex court bench headed by Chief Justice Jagdish ...Read More