Sikkim’s former Chief justice sparks controversy as he touches rape accused Asaram’s feet

Sikkim’s former Chief justice sparks controversy as he touches rape accused Asaram’s feet

DECEMBER 17, 2017 Accused of raping a minor girl at his ashram on the pretext of exorcising her from evil spirits, Asaram is still a godman to many including a former chief justice of the Sikkim High Court. Retired Justice Sundar Nath Bhargava, who is also a former governor, has stirred a controversy with public […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Northeast India reacts strongly to unprovoked violence against Christians in Madhya Pradesh!

Northeast India reacts strongly to unprovoked violence against Christians in Madhya Pradesh!

By Shweta Raj Kanwar SHILLONG | DECEMBER 15, 2017 The December 14 incident of unprovoked violence against Catholic Priests and Seminerians in Satna in the Central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh has attracted condemnation from all sections of society, especially in Northeast India. Director of Social Communication, Maio Diocese, Arunachal Pradesh Father Felix Anthony in a […]

Supreme Court extends Aadhaar linking deadline to March 31, 2018

Supreme Court extends Aadhaar linking deadline to March 31, 2018

December 15, 2017: Supreme Court today extended the Aadhaar linking deadline to March 31, 2018. The apex court is hearing a host of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar Act. Yesterday, a five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra said that the final hearing on the petitions challenging the Aadhaar scheme […]

DID YOU KNOW- 2017 can be considered as the worst year for Journalists!

"Journalists are being targeted for only being journalists and performing their job professionally" - BAHER MOHAMED, AL JAZEERA JOURNALIST

DID YOU KNOW- 2017 can be considered as the worst year for Journalists!

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | December 14, 2017 As 2017 draws to a close, it does good to retrospect on the events and happenings before the curtain covers them up forever. The year 2017 has seen a spate of journalist killings and even them being jailed, not only in India but all over the world! […]