IWL 2018 and neglected plight of women’s football in Northeast- Do we still have hope?

IWL 2018 and neglected plight of women’s football in Northeast- Do we still have hope?

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | April 22, 2018 While football has been a household sport in many states of Northeast India where men and women both are seen to play this game with gusto and enthusiasm, it was discouraging to see that only one state- Manipur represented the entire region in a national football league […]

An open letter to Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma

An open letter to Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma

To, The Editor Dear Sir/Ma’am, In view of the recent proposal made by the Chief Minister of Meghalaya, Mr. Conrad Sangma to External Affairs Minister of India, Sushma Swaraj to moot the Work Permit of Bangladeshi Nationals in our State and country, I wish to send our beloved Chief Minister a message through this open […]

As the new year begins for many, here are some facts about Pohela Boishakh (Bengali New Year)

As the new year begins for many, here are some facts about Pohela Boishakh (Bengali New Year)

By SOMJIT NAHA | April 15, 2018 Today is the 1st day of the Bengali New Year also known as Pohela Boishakh. This is the 1425th year according to Bengali calendar. A number of Indian calendars is followed by different communities across the country such as the Punjabi, Assamese and Tamil, Nepali calendars etc. The […]

PHOTO SPEAKS: ‘Safe Journey’ along the Dimapur-Kohima highway is surely a myth!

PHOTO SPEAKS: ‘Safe Journey’ along the Dimapur-Kohima highway is surely a myth!

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | November 27, 2017 The safe journey gateway along the Kohima-Dimapur highway is only a folly as what awaits the travelers for another two and a half hours is a series of bumpy rides that sees no end even after reaching one’s destination. TNT- The Northeast Today took note of the […]

Meghalaya: For the 1st time ever, Nongstoin road built with shredded waste plastic technology!

Meghalaya: For the 1st time ever, Nongstoin road built with shredded waste plastic technology!

TNT News | April 8, 2018 In a first of its kind initiative, a one km road in Nongkynjang village in Nongstoin, West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya has been built with shredded waste plastic technology in convergence with MGNREGA and Megha-LAMP. the same was announced by the Deputy Commissioner Nongstoin, Arunkumar Kembhavi through the administration’s social media […]

The National Pride : Women of Manipur who proved their worth to the world!

The National Pride : Women of Manipur who proved their worth to the world!

TNT Desk | April 8, 2018 Time and again Manipuri women have showed their worth in India and abroad in the field of sports. The recent feat achieved by two Manipuri women – Saikhom Mirabai Chanu and Sanjita Chanu at the Commonwealth Games 2018 is proof of the fact that the nation should be indebted […]

5 top health care institutions in Guwahati, Assam

5 top health care institutions in Guwahati, Assam

June 11, 2017: Public health is one of the critical infrastructures of a region aiming to  prevent disease, prolong life and promote human health through organized efforts and informed choices of society, organizations, public and private, communities and individuals. The dimensions of health can encompass a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence […]

WATCH>> Prominent BJP minister from Arunachal Pradesh showcasing his dancing skills!

April 3, 2018 The political leaders from Northeast India have no dearth of talent. While Chief Ministers and politicians in Meghalaya are known for their talent in singing, here, seen in the video is a prominent BJP minister from Arunachal Pradesh showcasing his dancing skills. We will let you guess who he is!

Assam: The legend behind one of Asia’s largest and oldest amphitheaters, Rang Ghar

Assam: The legend behind one of Asia’s largest and oldest amphitheaters, Rang Ghar

The Rang Ghar literally translated to ( “House of Entertainment”) is known to be  the largest and among  the oldest surviving amphitheaters in Asia. The building was constructed during the reign of Swargadeo by Pramatta Singha in AD 1744-1750. It is a two-storied building which once served as the royal sports-pavilion where Ahom kings and nobles […]

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