SPORTS | Arunachal Pradesh: Chandigarh team wins Orange off-road competition

SPORTS | Arunachal Pradesh: Chandigarh team wins Orange off-road competition

Itanagar, December 18, 2017: Chandigarh-based Gerrari Offroaders won first prize at the JK Tyre Orange 4X4 Fury, part of the Orange Festival of Adventure & Music that is currently underway in Dambuk, Lower Dibang Valley. Making Arunachal proud were the Namsai-based MOCCA team that came in third while Nagaland’s Association of Offroaders came in second. […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Modern multi-purpose indoor stadium, Olympic Bhavan in Itanagar: Khandu

Arunachal Pradesh: Modern multi-purpose indoor stadium, Olympic Bhavan in Itanagar: Khandu

Itanagar, Dec 17,2017: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Sunday has announced setting up of a modern multi-purpose indoor stadium, besides constructing an Olympic Bhavan here. While declaring open the two-day 5th North East National Level Karate-do Championship at NyokumLapang General Ground, Khandu urged the Sports Department to identify a suitable site for the stadium. […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Late CM Kalikho Pul’s death haunts govt again as Anna Hazare demands probe

Arunachal Pradesh: Late CM Kalikho Pul’s death haunts govt again as Anna Hazare demands probe

ITANAGAR, Dec 17, 2017 Noted social worker Anna Hazare has criticised the government of Arunachal Pradesh for ignoring the issue of former chief minister Kalikho Pul’s death. Addressing a gathering of supporters and like-minded people against corruption at Indira Gandhi Park here on Saturday, the 80-year-old social activist termed Pul’s death a “murder” and said […]

Catalyzing transformation & change in Northeast India- 6 ways how Tata Trust is empowering NE

Catalyzing transformation & change in Northeast India- 6 ways how Tata Trust is empowering NE

Guwahati, December 17, 2017 From our correspondent Tata Trusts, the philanthropic wing of Tata Group of Companies is acting as a centre of excellence to promote sustainable innovative solutions to transform economy in the industrially backward Northeast India. From fighting drop outs by making education interesting to providing skill development training to youths, improving carfts […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Full text of Kalikho Pul’s 60-page secret note out in the open!

Arunachal Pradesh: Full text of Kalikho Pul’s 60-page secret note out in the open!

A translation of the 60-page Hindi note written by the former chief minister of Arunachal Pradesh, Kalikho Pul on August 8, 2016, one day before he committed suicide. Mere Vichaar / My Views 1. Birth – I was born [in 1969] into a poor, backward family. All my life I have faced adversity and endured wrenching […]

While in Mizoram, PM Modi announces that Centre has 15 new rail projects for Northeast

While in Mizoram, PM Modi announces that Centre has 15 new rail projects for Northeast

Aizwal, Dec 16, 2017: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the Centre is committed to put all the state capitals of the northeast on the rail map and is executing 15 new projects in the region. “We are committed to bring all the state capitals of the northeast region on the rail map. The government […]

SPORTS | IN PICTURES: UBA players win Northeast 3v3 Challenge in Meghalaya

SPORTS | IN PICTURES: UBA players win Northeast 3v3 Challenge in Meghalaya

SHILLONG, December 16, 2017: Touchline NE hosted the third edition, Northeast 3v3 Basketball Challenge which is one of the biggest 3v3 basketball tournaments in the Northeast. The event which started December 7 lasted 3 days (over 100 matches) with the finals concluding on December 9. The tournament is one of the most awaited basketball events […]

All you need to know about Vijay Diwas celebrated on December 16 every year

All you need to know about Vijay Diwas celebrated on December 16 every year

New Delhi | December 16, 2017 The Indo-Pakistan War of 1971 is heralded as one of the most convincing victories of the annals of the military history. It culminated with the abject surrender of Pakistani forces in East Pakistan (now, Bangladesh), with almost 1,00,000 being taken prisoners of war (PoWs), and eventually leading up to […]