Mizoram: Assam Rifles Tri Nation Motorcycle expedition leaves for Myanmar

Mizoram: Assam Rifles Tri Nation Motorcycle expedition leaves for Myanmar

AIZAWL, November 6: Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla today flagged off the Assam Rifles’ Tri-Nation motorcycle expedition team from here as the 33-member group left for Myanmar. The team had already visited Bangladesh and travelled through five north eastern states before reaching Mizoram, an official statement said. The chief minister expressed hope that the expedition […]

TRIPURA | Rohingya crisis sees no end as Delhi orders state to identify, deport Rohingyas

TRIPURA | Rohingya crisis sees no end as Delhi orders state to identify, deport Rohingyas

By Our Correspondent Agartala, October 30: In a letter to Tripura Chief Secretary Sanjev Ranjan, the central government ordered immediate steps to identify and monitor Rohingya refugee from the bordering state. The letter sent by Joint Secretary to the Government of India, Dilip Kumar said that infiltration from the Rakhine State of Myanmar into Indian territory is […]

B’desh’s Asst High Commissioner seeks India’s help to deal with Rohingya issue

Assistant High Commissioner of Bangladesh has sought the help of India for early return of the refugees to Myanmar

B’desh’s Asst High Commissioner seeks India’s help to deal with Rohingya issue

Agartala, Oct 25, 2017: Amid hue and cry over the humanitarian crisis in Myanmar with mass exodus of the Rohingyas from Rakhine to Bangladesh and the tough stance of India on the entire issue, the Assistant High Commissioner of Bangladesh has sought the support from India in dealing with the crisis. Though India has held on […]

Tripura: BSF sounds alert in State to check influx of Rohingyas

Tripura: BSF sounds alert in State to check influx of Rohingyas

AGARTALA, October 18: The Border Security Force (BSF) has sounded an alert along the 856-km-long Indo-Bangla international border in Tripura to check the influx of Rohingyas into the country. “The threat of Rohingya intrusion cannot be ruled out as in the past similar cross-border movement of the same group was observed. Many Rohingyas have taken […]

Rohingya crisis may finally see peace as Rohingya rebels ‘ready for talks with Myanmar’

Rohingya crisis may finally see peace as Rohingya rebels ‘ready for talks with Myanmar’

Naypyidaw, October 7, 2017:  The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA), classified as a terrorist organisation by the Myanmar authorities, on Saturday said they are open to talks with the government. ARSA rebels were behind an attack on multiple government posts in Myanmar’s Rakhine region late August, that led to an ongoing military offensive in the region […]

EXCLUSIVE | Bangladesh – A safe haven for insurgents from Northeast India?

EXCLUSIVE | Bangladesh – A safe haven for insurgents from Northeast India?

~~By Ibankyntiew Mawrie SHILLONG, Oct 4, 2017: The divulgence of details on the presence of HNLC’s training camps in Bangladesh by a 17-year old cadre who surrendered in Shillong on Tuesday is a stark contrast to the claims made by the Border Guards of Bangladesh (BGB) recently who stated that there are no militant groups from India who […]

Mizoram | India opens two border check points with Myanmar, B’desh

Mizoram | India opens two border check points with Myanmar, B’desh

New Delhi, Oct 1, 2017:  India has opened two immigration check posts along the borders with Myanmar and Bangladesh, a reflection of its growing closeness with the two eastern neighbours. In a gazette notification, the home ministry said the central government has designated Zorinpui land check post in Lawngtlai district of Mizoram as an authorised […]

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