Daily Archives: 15 February

BREAKING: Tripura- Police, TSR, CRPF jawans clash with IPFT supporters; 7 injured, over 400 detained!

Agartala, Feb 15: With barely a few hours to go before a two day-long strike at Gandacherra sub-division called by IPFT, champion of Tripura's separate state movement, the sub-division has become the epicentre of a pitched battle between security forces ...Read More

Mamata Banerjee affirms Kalimpong as separate district!

A new district of Kalimpong  carved out of Darjeeling, which has seen separate statehood demands since 1980s, with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee making the formal announcement. Announcing a slew of development projects for the newly created district at a colourful ...Read More

Nagaland: NSCN(IM) cadre’s brother as Manipur poll candidate irks BJP

Few candidates in poll-bound Manipur are as qualified as Sword Vashum, who retired as the additional deputy comptroller and accountant general in 2009. But the state unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) believes he could slash the party’s hopes ...Read More

Communist Tripura hands over all institutional salt supplies to Tata Group on silver platter

Agartala: Feb 09. In yet another blasphemous move, Tripura's Communist government has now backed the Tata Group for entering a huge area of the state's recurring salt requirement. Tripura Industries and Commerce Minister Tapan Chakraborty attended launching programme of Double ...Read More

Assam at high HIV/AIDS risk as only 44% women in state have safe-sex awareness!

GUWAHATI: The latest National Family Health Survey-4 reveals only 44.6% of women in Assam are aware that consistent use of condom can reduce the chances of contracting HIV/AIDS. The figure is only slightly better than that of Bihar (33.5%) and ...Read More

Assam: 25 ft long Python sends Dhubri villagers on a selfie spree!

Thrilled after catching a live python, villagers in Assam used the opportunity to click selfies with the 25-feet-long snake. Joint Forest Committee (JFC) workers spotted a python near the national highway in Dhubri. Along with villagers they captured it physically ...Read More

Meghalaya: DC’s order turns East Garo Hills’ worst nightmare into reality!

Tura, Feb 15: The worst nightmare of East Garo Hills that had hardly been brought into light is now the centre of attraction after an order from the Deputy Commissioner of East Garo Hills, HB Marak ordered sealing the coal pits ...Read More

Mizoram:Chhettri’s record-breaking strikes turned down Aizawl full points

Bengaluru FC skipper Sunil Chettri's record-breaking strike denied Aizawl FC full points as the much-anticipated Hero I-League match ended in a 1-1 draw here today. Both goals were scored in the first half, within a span of five minutes. Brandon ...Read More

Assam girl brings laurels at ‘Rising Star’ music reality show!

During the recent few years, Northeast India has managed to come out in the open and explore the possibilities of being at par with other major states in the country. And if we talk about talents, there is definitely no ...Read More