Mizoram serving as two-way drug route

Mizoram serving as two-way drug route

  TNT News AIZAWL: Mizoram, which shares a 404km unfenced border with Myanmar and is in the neighbourhood of the dreaded Golden Triangle, serves as a two-way route for cross-border drug trade based in Myanmar. While pseudo-ephedrine tablets are being smuggled into Myanmar where they are manufactured into methamphetamine in clandestine laboratories mostly run by […]

APSC Anomaly: Ex Education Minister of Assam meets Chairman

APSC Anomaly: Ex Education Minister of Assam meets Chairman

  TNT News GUWAHATI: Former Education Minister of Assam government and dissident MLA of Congress Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday met Rakesh Paul, Chairman of Assam Public Service Commission to discuss about the anomalies reported into the selection of candidates of APSC . The MLA from Jalukbari Constituency submitted a memorandum to the Chairman wherein […]

Assam man who underwent sex reassignment is a married woman now

Assam man who underwent sex reassignment is a married woman now

  GUWAHATI: Bidhan Baruah, the young man from Guwahati who sought the Bombay High Court’s intervention in undergoing a sex reassignment surgery in 2012, and whose efforts were thwarted by his disapproving father’s threats to sue the medical facility that performed the operation, has finally made the transformation. Bidhan now goes by the name Swati […]

Assam: Elephants kill five persons in four places

Assam: Elephants kill five persons in four places

Assam: In four separate incidents within 48 hours, five people have been killed by wild elephants in four places in Udalguri and Baksa districts of Assam. In the first incident, one Marshall Daimari (40), a small tea grower of Dimakuchi, was killed at Tarkhuti village by an elephant while chasing away a wild herd of […]

Assam: Stranded people returning home ​from Nepal

Assam: Stranded people returning home ​from Nepal

  TNT News GUWAHATI:​ At least 36 people​ from Assam​ who survived but were stuck up in ​the Nepal earthquake arrived ​​​today. Assam home secretary L S Changsan Changsan said that so far death of seven persons from Assam has been confirmed and the bodies are being flown from Kathmandu to Delhi tonight. ​In the […]

10 ideas that can change Northeast

10 ideas that can change Northeast

10 ideas that can change Northeast. It is a well known fact that the entire Northeast region is connected by only two percent of the geographical area from the rest of the country and this is a reality of which much cannot be done. The region has borders with the southeastern neighbours and has cultural, […]

LIGHTS CAMERA MOVIES! Doorway to Urimila Mahanta’s Success Story

LIGHTS CAMERA MOVIES! Doorway to Urimila Mahanta’s Success Story

They say life is like a play, it is not the length, but the excellence of the acting that matters. Acting is all about honesty and in our region where the film industry has been entertaining the masses and still continues to do so, talent is definitely no accident of birth. Here’s a talented actress […]

You ought to know! 5 facts about the Northeast

You ought to know! 5 facts about the Northeast

Digboi, Assam Digboi in Assam is the birthplace of the country’s petroleum industry and one of the world’s oldest functional oil industries. Digboi actually got its name from the phrase “dig – boy – dig”, which the British used to order as the laborers dug the fields for crude oil.   Shillong Golf Course, Meghalaya […]