Daily Archives: 24 February

Assam Rifles nabs two NSCN-R cadres for tax collection in Nagaland

KOHIMA: The personnel of the Assam Rifles apprehended 2 NSCN-R cadres when they were collecting vehicle tax in Pfutsero town under Phek district of Nagaland. In a statement, the PRO of the Inspector General of Assam Rifles (North) informed that ...Read More

Assam Agriculture Scam : Govt officials arrested for the 700 crore scandal!

Guwahati : Five officials were arrested after found their involvement was confirmed during interrogation them at the Crime Investigation Department (CID) office of the investigating agency led by IGP Raunak Ali Hazarika. The arrested officials are Dr Birendranath Sarmah (the then ...Read More

Manipur blockade crisis deepens, State government bans movement of heavy vehicles

Manipur government has decided to stop vehicles of heavy vehicles on Imphal Jiribam highway. Chief Secretary Oinam Nabakishore Singh addressing the media said restrictions on vehicles exceeding 24 Metric Tonnes along National Highway-37( Imphal-Jiribam) have been imposed to prevent frequent ...Read More

Manipur: 280 Central paramilitary forces companies heading to the state

IMPHAL: The Centre will deploy an additional 30 companies of Central paramilitary forces in Manipur for smooth conduct of the state assembly election. Manipur chief secretary O Nabakishore told newsmen here that altogether 280 companies of Central paramilitary forces will ...Read More

Meghalaya: Ampati gets New District and Session Court

TURA: The process to separate judiciary from executive was held at Ampati in South West Garo Hills of Meghalaya. The new temporary district and court at the premises of deputy commissioners’ office and foundation for the new court complex was ...Read More

New Passport Seva Kendras to be set up in Assam

GUWAHATI: The Centre will set up several new Passport Seva Kendras in Assam. Union Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh said this during a discussion with Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal in Dispur on Friday. Singh said the External ...Read More

BSF proposes to promote Dawki and Kilapara as ‘tourist destinations’ in Meghalaya

SHILLONG: The BSF have proposed to set up shows similar to that performed at the Wagah border along the Indo-Pak border, albeit, a more friendly one with the BGB of Bangladesh in two BOPs in Meghalaya, an official said. Two ...Read More

Assam: Suspected ISIS operative arrested from the state!

The suspected jihadi, identified as Alomgir Hussain, was arrested by the Karimganj police from Badarpur Mission road area in Barak valley . According to police, Alomgir, son of late  Asab uddin of Mission Road Badarpur went to Bangladesh  without Passport ...Read More

Mainstreaming Northeast Indians through Bollywood- An answer to Racism?

In an industry that prides itself of its plurality, one is yet to see a Northeastern Indian being cast in a project as a protagonist or in any substantial supporting role in Bollywood apart from just a few. What could ...Read More