Elephant Terror: Elderly Man killed by Elephants at Dalsingpara

Elephant Terror: Elderly Man killed by Elephants at Dalsingpara

GANGTOK: The man-animal conflicts continue to remain a serious concern for the authority with the number of cases surfacing every year. On Thursday morning, an elderly man identified as Jetha Brisht age 50 years was mauled by the elephant at Ranbahadur Busty in Dalsingpara area of Dooars. Man-elephant conflict is increasing at an alarming rate […]

Earthquakes hit parts of Northeast India yet again!

Earthquakes hit parts of Northeast India yet again!

AGARTALA/SHILLONG: A 4.3-magnitude earthquake hit the India-Bangladesh border region along Meghalaya on Wednesday, and shook few other parts of northeast India. There was no report of major damage, officials said. “The 4.3-magnitude quake hit few states of the northeastern region of India at 12.50 p.m. on Wednesday noon,” a meteorological department official said in Agartala. […]

Sikkim: Exclusive Interview with Dance Plus Season 2 fame Mingma Lepcha from Northeast India!

Sikkim: Exclusive Interview with Dance Plus Season 2 fame Mingma Lepcha from Northeast India!

Recently, Yougan Tamang of TNT-The Northeast Today caught up with Mingma D Lepcha, from Namchi, South Sikkim, who was one of the contestants of the recently concluded dancing reality show of Star Plus channel ‘Dance Plus 2’. He has been dancing since childhood but his skills became evident to the entire country through the show […]

Attention Bike Lovers: Here are 5 incredible bikes due to launch in 2016/17

Attention Bike Lovers: Here are 5 incredible bikes due to launch in 2016/17

If you are a bike lover, there is good news coming your way. Exciting and incredible new bikes are up for release soon in the Indian market at incredible prices. Here are 5 bikes up for release soon that will make you smile. 1. Revealed at the 2016 Auto Expo, BMW G 310 R is the […]

Is Delhi a safe hub for North Easterners? SC questions Centre

Is Delhi a safe hub for North Easterners? SC questions Centre

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court took the Centre to task on Monday for not being able to take enough measures to prevent racial discrimination of people from the Northeastern states in Delhi and asked whether it is ready to set up a nodal agency for the purpose. When Additional Solicitor General Maninder Singh said steps […]

Sikkim villages to be mapped under sanitation and SLWM index

Sikkim villages to be mapped under sanitation and SLWM index

A workshop on preparation of Cleanliness Index and SLWM Index along with DPR preparation for Solid Waste Management for rural areas was held at Janta Bhawan. The workshop conducted by Swachh Bharat Mission(gramin) cell of RM&DD had the participation of Secretary, RMDD, Additional Secretary cum Mission Director, Swachh Bharat Mission (gramin), officials from SBM cell […]