Daily Archives: 18 April

Manipur: Rape allegations on the Army haunts again, Supreme court asks Army for its silence over such issues

IMPHAL, April 18: The Supreme Court on Tuesday rapped the Indian Army, asking why it had maintained silence over allegations of rape and murder against its personnel in Manipur and questioned the state government for not proceeding with these cases ...Read More

Assamese film ‘Local Kung Fu 2 adapts Shakespeare’s ‘Comedy of Errors’!

GuwahatiApr18:William Shakespeare's 'Comedy of Errors', which has been adapted in innumerable films across the world, has inspired young director Kenny Deori Basumatary to make his second Assamese feature film "Local Kung Fu 2". The sequel, which is a martial arts ...Read More

4.3 magnitude earthquake hits Northeast India

SHILLONG/ TURA: Earthquake measuring 4.3 on the richter scale struck the Indo-Bangladesh border in the evening hours on Tuesday. The depth of the earthquake was 10 kilometers along India(Meghalaya) Bangladesh border. ALSO READ: RESEARCH SAYS GIANT EARTHQUAKE IN BANGLADESH COULD ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: Central government to set up film institute and Doordarshan channel in the state!

ItanagarApr18:Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said that the Central government is planning to set up a film institute and a dedicated Doordarshan channel in Arunachal Pradesh. Addressing a press conference here, Naidu said that the ...Read More

Tripura: Bharatiya Janata Party gears up for 2018 Assembly polls

AGARTALA, April 18: With less than a year left for Tripura to go for Assembly polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) has started preparations to gain its ground. Recently, the party's national executive meeting held in Bhubaneshwar chalked out strategies for ...Read More

Assam: Forest guards kill rhino poachers in Orang national park!

Guwahati, April 18: At least two poachers were killed by forest guards in Assam's Orang national park on Tuesday, an official said. The guards also recovered a 303 rifle, 10 bullets and an axe. Assam's Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, ...Read More

Tripura: Police accused of stopping movement agitating justice of a suspected murder!

Agartala Apr18: The students of Tripura Women's Polytechnic Institute today alleged that the state government has mobilised police to stop their movement against the suspected murder of their classmate Anawara Choudhury where a local CPI(M) leader happened to be the ...Read More

Meghalaya Mrigre witch hunting case: Victim’s other kin don’t want reinvestigation

TURA, April 18: The case for the victims of the infamous Mrigre witch hunting, which left five murdered took a further turn today with a section of the victim’s families ‘not wanting’ a re investigation into the case. Two weeks ...Read More

Assam: Smart City project implementation in Guwahati ‘not satisfactory’ says Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu

GUWAHATI, April 18: Stating that the Smart City project implementation in Guwahati is "not satisfactory", Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu said the North East states have to improve implementation of central government schemes to catch up with the rest of the ...Read More