Minorities Commission sets up committee to study minority status for Hindus

Minorities Commission sets up committee to study minority status for Hindus

New Delhi, Dec 07, 2017: The National Commission for Minorities has set up a three-member committee to study the plea for providing minority status to Hindus in five northeastern states, Lakshadweep, Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab. According to All India Radio (AIR), the Commission chairman Syed Ghayorul Hasan Rizvi said the committee will give its report […]

Northeast India’s 1st Urdu writer Rohan Gogoi is creating waves through his Urdu Poems!

Northeast India’s 1st Urdu writer Rohan Gogoi is creating waves through his Urdu Poems!

GUWAHATI | DECEMBER 6, 2017 Meet Rohan Gogoi – the Pune-based multi-lingual Corporate Communicator, who debuted as an author in 2012 with the launch of his much talked-about English novel, ‘Chasing Maya’. While the popularity of ‘Chasing Maya’ lingered on and Rohan went on to write his second English novel; one fine day, he suddenly discovered his latent […]

Northeast India tourism hurdles will end, says Union minister KJ Alphons

Northeast India tourism hurdles will end, says Union minister KJ Alphons

Union Minister of State for Tourism K.J. Alphons on Tuesday assured that he will take up at proper level the issue of northeastern states being kept as Level II destinations by many countries. He also said that he would look into the issue of having direct flights from foreign countries to northeastern states to boost […]

Mizoram: Myanmar refugees’ registration with district admin starts

Mizoram: Myanmar refugees’ registration with district admin starts

Aizawl, December 5, 2017: The administration of Lawngtlai district in Mizoram has started the process of registering over 1,600 Myanmarese nationals who had taken refuge in four remote villages in the district, according to an official. He further said that after the refugees are registered with the district administration, they would be given temporary ration […]

World AIDS Day: Northeast India stands on the brink of HIV crisis- Denial, a major problem!

World AIDS Day: Northeast India stands on the brink of HIV crisis- Denial, a major problem!

December 1, 2017 Living with HIV is not a joke, especially if the society around the patient is one that looks upon them in utter disgust instead of being supportive and helping them combat it with strength by providing them emotional support. In Northeast India, there are thousands (only as per statistics not inclusive of […]

Northeast India’s dream for Olympics not distant after National Muaythai Championship 2017 held in Meghalaya!

Northeast India is gradually setting a new benchmark after the national Muaythai Championship 2017 recently concluded in Meghalaya. A group of people from this part of the region have come together to become catalysts to take the regions's Muay Thai talents to a whole new level!

Northeast India’s dream for Olympics not distant after National Muaythai Championship 2017 held in Meghalaya!

By Shweta Raj Kanwar | December 1, 2017 For the first time ever in its history, Meghalaya hosted the 3rd MBAI India National Muaythai & Muay Boran Championship, 2nd India National Pro-Am Muaythai Title Belt Championship, 2017 from November 2 to 5 at Shillong, Meghalaya in an attempt to bring the Muaythai talents from Northeast India into […]