Daily Archives: 23 February

Manipur Elections 2017: PRAJA vows to remove AFSPA, redraft Inner Line Permit

Irom Sharmila's People's Resurgence and Justice Alliance (PRAJA) released its manifesto for the upcoming state assembly elections, promising that it will work for the revocation of AFSPA and will redraft the Inner Line Permit system. Manipur is scheduled to go ...Read More

Sharp Panda to host Northeast Leadership Award cum 1st Guwahati Music & Dj Fest 2k17

Metaphor, Shipa, Northeast Diaries and G- Boyz will be seen performing at Sharp Panda Presents: Northeast Leadership Award cum 1st Guwahati Music & Dj Fest 2k17. Along with a series of DJ that will reveal to viewers the influence and ...Read More

Naga Peace Accord update: All stakeholders will be consulted before finalising the accord says Rijiju

Ahead of elections in Manipur, the Centre said all stakeholders will be consulted before finalising the Naga accord and the deal signed with NSCN-IM in 2015 does not compromise states territorial integrity. “Without the consultations of all the stakeholders, final ...Read More

Manipur carries a long-run royal legacy in election poll campaign!

In Manipur, where the over three-month-long economic blockade has hit life, among the most popular form of campaigning for the March assembly polls is the unique 'Athenpot Thinba' or flag hoisting ceremony. In a throwback to traditional Manipuri practice, at ...Read More

Meghalaya Uranium Effect: This picture of Ranikor river will worry you!

SHILLONG: The hue and cry on the exploration of Uranium mining in the state of Meghalaya have just started to gain momentum. Spearheading the campaign against Uranium mining, Khasi Student’s Union (KSU) has demanded the Meghalaya government to direct the ...Read More

Meghalaya: Unidentified female body found in East Jaintia hills

JOWAI: Cases against rising violence against women is shooting up the crime graph in the state. An unidentified female body was found lying on the road side at Dkhiah in East Jaintia Hills District. It was spotted by locals who ...Read More

Mizoram MLA performs surgery; saves the life of a pregnant woman

Mizo National Front (MNF) MLA Dr K Beichhua won praises from all quarters  after he successfully operated upon a pregnant woman at Siaha Civil Hospital in absence of its medical in-charge. According to reports, Dr Beichhua was in his constituency ...Read More

Hardcore NSCN (K) and three KLO militants nabbed in Arunachal Pradesh

Security forces apprehended a NSCN (K) militant and three Kamatapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) in Arunachal Pradesh and Assam on Thursday. According to the reports, security forces on Thursday apprehended a NSCN (K) militant from Arunachal Pradesh’s Wakka area. Kohima based ...Read More

Meghalaya’s Largest Cultural Fest, SHISHIR’17 all set to enthrall audience

"Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit." 'SHISHIR' is the Annual Cultural Fest of the National Institute of Technology, Meghalaya.Quoting the words of David Binder- "Festivals promote diversity, they bring neighbours into dialogue, they increase creativity, ...Read More