Daily Archives: 16 April

1 Person, 2 Voices: Meet Jeli Kayi, a unique contestant from Northeast India on Indian Idol 9!

From a small village of Liromoba under West- Siang District, Aalo to the national capital Delhi and now at Mumbai, 26-yr-old Jeli Keyi is making it big and consequently everyone around proud. As the promo videos of the singing reality ...Read More

Assam: BJP dismantles participation of any fresh members in Assam!

GUWAHATI, APRIL 16 2017: With BJP in Assam witnessing rush of joining of people from different political parties, the party has decided to check the same. The party has decided not to allow fresh joining unless cleared by the state ...Read More

Manipur lawyers threaten to launch agitation in New Delhi!

Imphal, April 16, 2017: The lawyers of Manipur have decided to raise their voice against the amendment of the Advocate Act of 1961 by the Law Commission of India. They have threatened to launch an agitation in New Delhi in ...Read More

Assam: Rare species of ‘Crocodile Fish’ recovered in Kamalpur!

April 16, 2017: A rare species of Crocodile Fish which is generally found in marine, brackish, and freshwater habitats along the Indian Ocean and western Pacific, was found today in a backyard pond of one Utpal Kakati, while fishing. Also known ...Read More

Assam: Chetan Bhagat enthralls fans; admires Northeast Indian talent in Jorhat!

Jorhat, April 16, 2017: The much admired writer, novelist Chetan Bhagat while gracing an occasion in Jorhat today, said that there is no dearth of talent in the North-Eastern part of India, but due to a lack of proper platform ...Read More

Sikkim: 61-year- old postman bridging the gap between two countries!

GANGTOK, APRIL 16 2017:“Come hail or snow, Bhim Bahadur trudges up the 7km stretch from the Sherathang to Nathula to exchange the mailbag,” is a diminutive man who has been a postman for more than 25 years, an increasingly thankless ...Read More

Northeast India colours itself in Easter Sunday fervor!

Shillong, April 16, 2017: Christians in most parts of the northeast with traditional pomp and gaiety celebrated the Easter Sunday signifying Jesus Christ's victory over death after his crucifixion to redeem the world. Accompanied by men, women and children dressed ...Read More

Petrol price accelerates by Rs 1.39 per litre, diesel by Rs 4.85 per litre

APRIL 16 2017: The price of petrol on Saturday night was hiked by Rs.1.39 per litre and diesel by Rs.1.04 a litre in sync with international rates. The hike comes on the back of a Rs.4.85 per litre reduction in ...Read More

DID YOU KNOW Sharmila Tagore has a Northeast connection!

Sharmila Tagore, we have only known her to be an actress, a Padma Bhushan awardee, wife of Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, the Nawab of Pataudi and former captain of the Indian cricket team and mother of Saif Ali Khan and Soha Ali ...Read More