Manipur: Anti-tribal Bills trigger 48 hours state shutdown

Manipur: Anti-tribal Bills trigger 48 hours state shutdown

IMPHAL: Normal life was hit in all five hill districts of Manipur today in the 48 hours shutdown called by Joint Action Committee (JAC) against Anti-tribal Bills. The shutdown that began from midnight is supported by tribal bodies, including United Naga Council (UNC) and Zeliangrong Youth Front. There is no report of any violence from any […]

Mizoram all set to provide doorstep micro-ATM access to around 65+ villages soon!

Mizoram all set to provide doorstep micro-ATM access to around 65+ villages soon!

AIZAWL: In view of the recent financial inclusion implementation scheme  introduced by the Deputy Commissioner of Aizawl, Kannan Gopinathan, whereby an initiative of a tie up between SBI Cash@PoS system and North East Rural Livelihood Project (NERLP) to provide micro-ATM services to almost every village in the District was rolled out, the scheme seems to be gradually […]

Three Assam girls rescued from a prostitution racket in Haryana

Three Assam girls rescued from a prostitution racket in Haryana

GUWAHATI: Of the four girls rescued from a prostitution racket in Haryana last evening, three were from Nagaon district of Assam. Shockingly, one of these three girls was sold off to a pimp by her own husband. The girls, according to investigators, were raped, tortured and confined by those running the prostitution racket. The three […]

Naga pork with bamboo shoot

Naga pork with bamboo shoot

Nagaland, located in very Northeastern India,has to offer a variety of recipe that is simply mouth watering.In Nagaland, just like in Thailand or Korea, they are serious when it comes to pork. So you won’t be eating thin strips of bite sized pork, they cook with huge chunks of pig. Often the pork is quite […]

Nagaland has highest nasopharyngeal cancer cases; Cases treated at NEIGRIHMS in Meghalaya!

Nagaland has highest nasopharyngeal cancer cases; Cases treated at NEIGRIHMS in Meghalaya!

A large number of patients from Nagaland suffering from nasopharyngeal cancer go to Shillong for treatment and most are referred for radiation therapy at the government civil hospital. (In September this year,at a workshop in Kohima, a three-year report of Population Based Cancer Registry (PBCR) 2012-14, showed that Nagaland has the number one prevalence of nasopharynx […]

Assam: Protests staged over district status

Assam: Protests staged over district status

GUWAHATI: Hundreds of people blocked National Highway (NH)-37 against the Assam government’s revoking its decision to create a South Kamrup district. Hundreds of people in Kamrup district’s Chhaygaon area took to the streets and blocked movement of all vehicles, including ambulances. The protests have led to snapping of road communication between Western Assam districts and Guwahati […]