Daily Archives: 4 April

Nagaland CM calls for removal off ‘backward’ tag to Konyaks Naga Community

KOHIMA, April 4: Nagaland Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu on Tuesday called upon the Konyaks, once known as the fierce Naga tribe, to remove their 'backward' tag and move forward with the rest of the Naga tribes. The Konyaks were known ...Read More

Meghalaya: Assam Rifles felicitates veteran who escorted the Dalai Lama in 1959

SHILLONG/GUWAHATI, April 3: The Assam Rifles felicitated its veteran, Naren Chandra Das, who escorted the Dalai Lama during his escape from Tibet nearly 60 years ago at the force’s headquarter here. Assam Rifles DG Lieutenant General Shokin Chauhan felicitated Das in ...Read More

Nagaland: Heavy rain, hailstorm damage houses in Kohima

KOHIMA, April 3: North East India, including Nagaland, has been witnessing heavy spells of torrential rain accompanied by squalls and storms which resulted in damage of houses, landslides and hailstorms since last night. Reports from various districts in Nagaland received so ...Read More

Assam student allegedly raped, blackmailed by Kolkata businessman

GUWAHATI/KOLKATA, April 3: A young woman student from Assam's capital Guwahati alleged that she had been raped several times by a Kolkata-based businessman in a city guest house, reports said. According to reports, the woman came to Kolkata last year to ...Read More

Meghalaya: Massive hailstorm, lightning leaves trail of destruction in Garo Hills

TURA, April 4: The fury of nature has left many parts of northeastern region in tatters, incessant rainfall in most areas of Garo Hills has left a trail of destruction with houses, schools and trees strewn in the aftermath of ...Read More

BJP chief Amit Shah set to visit Tripura, plans to hit hard on the Left Front government

AGARTALA, April 3: The saffron party is aiming it's  target in Tripura when the BJP president Amit Shah who will be on a two-day visit in May to address a “brainstorming session” of party workers on the political road map ...Read More

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati ranks eighth in ‘Overall Category’ by NIRF

GUWAHATI, April 3: IIT Guwahati has been ranked eighth by the NIRF among all the participating universities and institutions and seventh among the top engineering institutions in the country. The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) under union MHRD has in the ...Read More

Assam CM Sonowal takes stock of the situation arising out of rain and hailstorm

GUWAHATI, April 3: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal reviewed loss of lives and property in the recent spate of rain and hailstorm and directed the Principal Secretary, Revenue Department, Pramod Kumar Tiwari to release ex-gratia payment to the next of ...Read More

6 best educational institutes in Northeast India!

 Apr 4, 2017- Six educational institutes from Northeast India have made it to the list of top 100 institutes of higher education in the annual national rankings released by the HRD ministry. IIT Guwahati established in the year 1994, being ...Read More