Category Archives: 5 Things

5 facts you should know about Meghalaya’s Prof David R Syiemlieh, the new chairman of UPSC

SHILLONG: From holding the post of a pro-Vice Chancellor of NEHU to a member of the Union Public Service Commission, Prof David R. Syiemlieh has been appointed as the chairman of the UPSC, becoming the second person from Meghalaya to ...Read More

Facts about Bhupen Hazarika award winner Yeshe Dorjee Thongchi from Arunachal Pradesh

Eminent writer Yeshe Dorjee Thongchi has been selected for the prestigious 5th Bhupen Hazarika National Award 2017. The award will be conferred to him at Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir in September. Here are some facts about this Arunachal author Yeshe Dorjee ...Read More

Look at these Famous Celebrities in Northeast Indian Ethnic wear

Amitabh Bachchan maybe the BIG B of Bollywood but here he is all about beyond his Filmy Zone and is seen in an Ethnic  Phom Naga Naga Shawl which is indeed refreshing Also Read 5 Bollywood movies shot in Northeast of ...Read More

5 facts you should know about the NSCN Khaplang

The embroiling involving the Nagas goes back to the country's independence in 1947. The National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN) was formed in the early eighties by late Isak Chisi swu, Thuingaleng Muivah and S.S. Khaplang. A ceasefire between the ...Read More

5 facts about World record holder Anshu Jamsenpa from Northeast India

What an exhilarating experience to be standing literally at the top of the world; it would be a sight for sore eyes having a pristine view many can imagine. Being at the top of the world's tallest mountain with a ...Read More

Five lesser known facts about ‘Apatani’, a tribe which protects the environment

The Apatani, or Tanw, also known by Apa and Apa Tani, are a tribal group of people living in the Ziro valley in the Lower Subansiri district of Arunachal Pradesh in India. This indigenous tribe is redefining its ways and ...Read More

5 things to know about Assam’s 1st Paranormal Investigator!

GUWAHATI: Ghostbusters have jumped off the big screen to make their presence felt all over the country. And the state is not far behind, with an Assamese being made the official paranormal investigator with a registered ghost hunting organization for ...Read More

5 facts about Indian female football legend, Oinam Bembem from Manipur

She is the pride of Northeast India and an inspiration for many aspiring female footballers of the region.  She is none other than legendary Oinam Bembem Devi from Manipur. Here are few facts about the face of women football in ...Read More

Facts about Cairo, Dog used for the Bin Laden mission

The U.S. Navy SEALs employed a Belgian Malinois named 'Cairo' in Operation Neptune Spear the mission to capture and kill bin Laden. The dog SEALs are highly trained,skilled and highly motivated special ops experts and are able to execute missions ...Read More