As the new year begins for many, here are some facts about Pohela Boishakh (Bengali New Year)

As the new year begins for many, here are some facts about Pohela Boishakh (Bengali New Year)

By SOMJIT NAHA | April 15, 2018 Today is the 1st day of the Bengali New Year also known as Pohela Boishakh. This is the 1425th year according to Bengali calendar. A number of Indian calendars is followed by different communities across the country such as the Punjabi, Assamese and Tamil, Nepali calendars etc. The […]

Proud Northeast: Northeast India triumphs at the 65th National Film Awards

Proud Northeast: Northeast India triumphs at the 65th National Film Awards

By DIPANKAR SARKAR | April 14, 2018 While announcing the results of the 65th National Film Award the veteran filmmaker Shekhar Kapoor, who headed the feature film jury of this year’s awards, acknowledged, “It took me 12 years to make ‘Masoom’ and I know how difficult it is to make a regional film.’ The genuine statement […]

PHOTO SPEAKS: ‘Safe Journey’ along the Dimapur-Kohima highway is surely a myth!

PHOTO SPEAKS: ‘Safe Journey’ along the Dimapur-Kohima highway is surely a myth!

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | November 27, 2017 The safe journey gateway along the Kohima-Dimapur highway is only a folly as what awaits the travelers for another two and a half hours is a series of bumpy rides that sees no end even after reaching one’s destination. TNT- The Northeast Today took note of the […]

Of outraged modesty and compromised law- A letter to the ‘Moral Police’!

Of outraged modesty and compromised law- A letter to the ‘Moral Police’!

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Date: April 12, 2018 To  Te Editor Respected Sir/Madam With reference to the news published on 20.02.2018 about the crimes against women in Assam, I would like to draw your attention towards the present pathetic scenario of woman in the region of Assam. The status of woman seems to have been […]

Tripura CPI(M) MP Jitendra Choudhury opines on IPFT-BJP alliance, the party’s plan of action & more- TNT EXCLUSIVE

'We are ready to give BJP a rigorous fight and they will witness the strength of Leftist ideology'.

Tripura CPI(M) MP Jitendra Choudhury opines on IPFT-BJP alliance, the party’s plan of action & more- TNT EXCLUSIVE

Interviewed by SOMJIT NAHA | April 09, 2018 Following its incredible victory over the Left Front in the recent assembly polls in Tripura, the BJP is already pinning its hopes on the Lok Sabha seats from the CPI-M in the 2019 general elections. But CPI(M) has definitely not given up hopes. In light of this, […]

Meghalaya’s living Megalithic culture may hold key to understand megaliths across the globe

Meghalaya’s living Megalithic culture may hold key to understand megaliths across the globe

By Ibankyntiew Mawrie, TNT News | Shillong, April 10, 2018: As archaeologists and historians from across the world continues to collect every piece of pre-historic remains and records to ascertain the significance of Megaliths and Monoliths spread across the globe, an expert and author from Bangalore upheld that the living Megalithic Culture of the Khasi-Jaintia […]

Incidents that put Northeast India to shame last month (March wind up)

Incidents that put Northeast India to shame last month (March wind up)

TNT Desk | April 8, 2018 TNT- The Northeast Today brings to you instances that shamed Northeast India in the month of March. This is a series that will continue every month henceforth. Through this, we aim to bring focus to incidences that need people’s attention so that solution can be found to ongoing issues.Here we […]

The National Pride : Women of Manipur who proved their worth to the world!

The National Pride : Women of Manipur who proved their worth to the world!

TNT Desk | April 8, 2018 Time and again Manipuri women have showed their worth in India and abroad in the field of sports. The recent feat achieved by two Manipuri women – Saikhom Mirabai Chanu and Sanjita Chanu at the Commonwealth Games 2018 is proof of the fact that the nation should be indebted […]

Meet Mizoram DC , Dr. Arun T, IAS whose short tenure in the state is marked with achievements!

Meet Mizoram DC , Dr. Arun T, IAS whose short tenure in the state is marked with achievements!

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | April 06, 2018 With doctor being his first profession, Dr. Arun T from Mysore Karnataka realized that just serving patients was not his end objective and that he wished to further his services for the betterment of common people. That was when he decided to take a leap and crack […]