Tripura: NE states to be connected with railways by 2020

Tripura: NE states to be connected with railways by 2020

AGARTALA: All the northeastern states would be linked with railways by 2020, an official of Northeast Frontier Railway said. As of now, 25 cities in northeastern region – Agartala, Dharmanagar in Tripura, Assam’s Silchar, Guwahati, Dibrugarh, Tezpur, Jorhat, Dhubri, Shibsagar, Tinsukia, New Bongaigaon, Lumding, Karimganj, Badarpur, Diphu, Hojai, Maibang and New Halflong, Itanagar, capital city […]

Lallianzuala Chhangte: Ten facts about India’s youngest goalscorer

Lallianzuala Chhangte: Ten facts about India’s youngest goalscorer

Scoring two goals for the team last year when India beat Nepal in the SAFF Cup, this 18-year-old footballer Lallianzuala Chhangte created history by becoming the youngest ever goalscorer for India in an international football match Here are ten facts about India’s wonder kid: 1. Lallianzuala was born on the 6th of August, 1997 in […]

Meet the Nations’s youngest motivational writer from Northeast India, Arunabha Bhattacharjee!

Meet the Nations’s youngest motivational writer from Northeast India, Arunabha Bhattacharjee!

Connected by a tiny strip of land called the ‘Chicken’s neck’ with the rest of India, the Northeast Indian states are sometimes assumed to be cut off from the rest of the country. Often known as the land of seven sisters and one brother, they have left no stone unturned in bringing laurels to the […]

Northeast India becomes vulnerable to Zika virus after 1st case in Myanmar!

Northeast India becomes vulnerable to Zika virus after 1st case in Myanmar!

YANGON –  A pregnant foreign woman in Myanmar’s largest city Yangon has been diagnosed with Zika, the first case of the mosquito-borne virus in the southeast Asian country, state-owned Myanmar TV (MRTV) said on Thursday. Considering the fact that India shares a 1,624-kilometer (1,009 mi)-long border with Burma, the close proximity of the Northeast Indian states who share […]

Manipur: Sangriliya Maisnam bags Miss Northeast India crown!

Manipur: Sangriliya Maisnam bags Miss Northeast India crown!

Unbridled fashion and style marked the second edition of the ‘Miss Northeast India’ 2016 held recently in Manipur capital Imphal. Participating models and curators showcased their skill in wardrobe presentations is highly meticulous, their unbridled fashion and style makes them stand apart and unique from other parts of the country. However, in yet another move […]

ISL: NEUFC outclassed by ATK as they lose 2-1

ISL: NEUFC outclassed by ATK as they lose 2-1

NEUFC who sit second on the table take on Atletico de Kolkata who are on third and just a point below the Northeast side. Northeast were without influential player Nico Velez and  Romaric who has been solid in midfield in previous matches. NEUFC almost capitalised from an error from the visitors keeper in the 4th […]

Japan help to boost Mizoram agriculture

Japan help to boost Mizoram agriculture

AIZAWL- Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a ‘record of discussions’ with Mizoram Government to implement a technical cooperation project titled “Project on capacity enhancement for sustainable agriculture and irrigation development in Mizoram”, in New Delhi on Wednesday. According to an official statement, rural poverty in Mizoram at 35.4 per cent is higher than India’s […]

5 facts to know about Asia’s largest Banana Market in Northeast India!

5 facts to know about Asia’s largest Banana Market in Northeast India!

Banana is the 5th most traded product in the world has one of its biggest retail hub in India. #1 Daranggiri in Assam is Asia’s largest banana Market. #2 Daranggiri is located near NH37 in Goalpara district of Assam. #3 There are around 15000 people involved in it. #4 These bananas are exported to Bhutan, […]