Monthly Archives: February 2017

Manipur Elections 2017: A march of 54 crorepati candidates in 1st phase; 8 with criminal offences

A total of 54 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the first phase of Manipur Assembly elections to be held on March 4, while 8 have declared criminal cases against themselves, as per a latest report. Manipur Election Watch ...Read More

Assam: General Science Question paper leaked on Whatsapp; SEBA’s credibility at stake!

There seems to be no end to the lax attitude of SEBA (Secondary Education Board of Assam) as education system under the board sees no signs of improvement with the recent spate of question paper manipulations and circulations. In yet ...Read More

Triple Talaq in Islam: Why you should know about it and not fall prey to Religious manipulations!

Triple Talaq and its incognizant beliefs  With the growing perplexity on the issue of Triple talaq, it is in high urgency to divulge the thorough insight of the Triple Talaq system in Islam according to the Holy Quran. According to ...Read More

Assam: Suspected ULFA(I) militant open fires inside tea garden manager’s residence in Dibrugarh!

DIBRUGARH: A suspected Ulfa (Independent) militant fired inside the bungalow of a tea garden manager in Dibrugarh district on Saturday night after the latter refused to cough up extortion money. Police said two unidentified, bike-borne persons arrived at the bungalow ...Read More

The irony of Manipur politics: Where women outnumber men only as Voters but not as Politicians!

 IMPHAL, Feb 26 - Women voters outnumber male electors in poll-bound Manipur, but when election comes only a few women join the contest. The State goes to polls on March 4 and 8 next. Though 2001 and 2011 census show ...Read More

LIPSTICK UNDER MY BURKHA : Untold stories of women to remain, “Censored”; time to move ahead from ‘ Ban Culture’?

When I first heard about the new project from the Prakash Jha Productions titled , " Lipstick Under My Burkha" , I knew this was something which is going to lead me to the multiplex. But now with the recent ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: Two Children who were trafficked two years ago rescued from Pasighat

ARUNACHAL PRADESH: Two years ago, Rohan and his brother Angel were taken away from Sadiya to Arunachal Pradesh by an 'uncle' from their locality. Before they could realize what was happening, they were engaged as domestic helps. On Saturday, Assam ...Read More

Nagaland: UNTABA asks Leizitsu-led government to resolve the boundary dispute with Assam

KOHIMA: The United Naga Tribes’ Association on Border Areas (UNTABA) has urged the government of Nagaland to take up a resolution in the next state assembly session on March 21 to pave way for a resolution of the protracted boundary ...Read More

Meghalaya’s Nongspung Accident Case: Erring truck driver booked for negligent driving and over-speeding

NONGSTOIN, Feb 27: The West Khasi Hills district police on Sunday have registered a case against the driver of the ill-fated truck which rammed into a barricade killing 17 people and injuring 62 others at Nongspung village yesterday morning. The ...Read More