LETTERS TO THE EDITOR | The Congress resurrection and the SC’s revival of democracy

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR | The Congress resurrection and the SC’s revival of democracy

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Dated 21 May 2018 To The Editor TNT – The Northeast Today Respected Editor, The recently concluded Karnataka verdict was anything short of exciting- with its dramatic exits, surprise coalition and arguably the shortest chief ministerial tenure in the country’s history. As the results of the elections unfolded on our television […]

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR | On Rape, Religion and loss of Humanity!

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR | On Rape, Religion and loss of Humanity!

Date- May 9, 2018 To The Editor TNT- The Northeast Today Respected Editor, If my opinion or someone else’s opinion would bring about a change then the earth would be occupied by rational humans rather than irrational acting beings. The place where we are living would be a place where balanced biological system dealing with […]

Tripura: The problem for BJP is not Biplab Deb but senior leaders who eye the post of CM in state

Tripura: The problem for BJP is not Biplab Deb but senior leaders who eye the post of CM in state

TNT Desk | April 05, 2018 Over the Past month there has been a spotlight over the utterances of the Tripura Chief Minister.As a matter of fact there have been reports that the CM of Tripura was pulled up by no one less than the PM of India in one of the National Media. The […]

World Press Freedom Day- Where Art Thou? asks a Northeast Indian journalist!

World Press Freedom Day- Where Art Thou? asks a Northeast Indian journalist!

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | May 3, 2018 As we celebrate World Press Freedom Day, a day which was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in December 1993, following the recommendation of UNESCO’s General Conference, let us remember that this is an opportunity to: -celebrate the fundamental principles of press freedom -assess the state of […]

Leading women from Northeast India slam Biplab Deb on his sexist remarks

Leading women from Northeast India slam Biplab Deb on his sexist remarks

TNT News | April 28, 2018 The Chief Minister of Tripura seems to have become infamous for his weird comments in just a span of a few months, and while the media seems to become well fed with his comments on the internet and Diana Hayden, the women from Northeast India do not seem to […]

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 […]

Meghalaya students cry for safety as Rape hits children even before Puberty!

Meghalaya students cry for safety as Rape hits children even before Puberty!

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | April 18,2018 There was a time when the only things that worried school going children were assignments, tests and friendship fights, when eve teasing was an act dreaded by girls and when boys were considered gentlemen if they did not indulge in eve teasing. But times have changed for the […]

Tyllilang Basketball Academy: Setting the stage for a brighter basketball career

Tyllilang Basketball Academy: Setting the stage for a brighter basketball career

By RACHEL SYIEMLIEH | April 16, 2018 Unlike football, one can say the game of basketball in the state of Meghalaya is simply not as popular. Some even call it a ‘dying sport in the hills’. In a community where sports is gradually being welcomed into the fold as part of a holistic learning experience […]

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