Monthly Archives: February 2017

Army recruitment scam traced to criminal network from Nagaland

Police suspect the army recruitment question paper leak may have been effected by a well-organised chain operating from Nagaland and Nagpur, and a serviceman could be involved, even as three more persons were arrested in this connection today. A team ...Read More

Naga People’s Front leader TR Zeliang blames CM Ibobi Singh for the current blockade in Manipur

The on-going blockade in Manipur was the handiwork of state chief minister and Congress leader Okram Ibobi Singh, former Nagaland chief minister and Naga People’s Front (NPF) leader TR Zeliang said on Monday. Addressing an election meeting in Senapati in ...Read More

Assam: Massive development to be initiated for Barak Valley; four bridges to be built over Barak river

GUWAHATI: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that, the State government is committed to the equal development of Barak Valley along with Brahmaputra Valley and a total of two thousand crore for initiating rapid development of Barak Valley has already ...Read More

Nagaland:United Naga Tribes Association of Border Areas demands to solve boundary issues with Assam!

The United Naga Tribes Association of Border Areas (UNTABA) has submitted a memorandum to the Nagaland Chief Minister Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu to take action in bringing about a resolution to the vexed boundary issue between the states of Nagaland and ...Read More

Manipur Elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi to campaign in trouble torn Manipur tomorrow

IMPHAL: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, who will campaign in troubled Manipur on Tuesday, is expected to target the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) divisive politics in the poll-bound north-eastern state. Sources said Rahul's campaign in the state capital, Imphal, has been planned amid security ...Read More

Did you know Pusaw is the traditional Khasi cake?

Whether eaten hot and steaming as part of every meal or made into cakes and crepes and eaten with sweet red tea, rice occupies a central place with Khasi cuisine and indeed the cuisine of all tribes in Meghalaya. Pusaw ...Read More

Miss Mizoram 2017 Bikini round termed as ‘un-christian’

Three years after the organisers of Miss World beauty pageant did away with the bikini or swimsuit round, it has returned to raise the hackles of the apex women’s organisation in Christian-majority Mizoram. The bikini round of Miss Mizoram 2017 ...Read More

Tuden Jamir from Nagaland: The man behind the tunes that made it to the indihut and the VIMA awards

The Northeast Region of India well known for its scenic beauty, now flourishing bountifully in the realm of music. Meet Tuden Jamir a Nagaland boy, who made it big in music.  Well-versed with his subject, this enthusiastic soul made it ...Read More

Meghalaya’s Living Root Bridge gets nominated for National Innovation Foundation

SHILLONG: Meghalaya's living  root-bridge has been nominated for the prestigious National Innovation Foundation award for grassroots innovations and outstanding traditional knowledge, officials said here today. It is a community-driven innovation by forest dwellers in the southern slopes of of the state. ...Read More