Meghalaya: School teacher kidnapped in South Garo Hills district

Meghalaya: School teacher kidnapped in South Garo Hills district

TURA, January 22, 2018: Miscreants kidnapped a 42- year-old school teacher from Megua Songma village, close to the Bangladesh border in South Garo Hills district on Sunday, police said. The incident took place at about 2:50 am on Sunday morning when a group of about five miscreants barged into the house of Etwilthon D Sangma. […]

Earthquake of 9.0 magnitude could be unleashed anytime from a major fault underneath Bangladesh!

Earthquake of 9.0 magnitude could be unleashed anytime from a major fault underneath Bangladesh!

A giant fault in the earth’s crust covers by millions of tonnes of sediment in one of the world’s most densely populated areas could kill tens of millions of people, scientists have claimed.  Researchers placed hundreds of highly accurate GPS receivers in locations across India, Bangladesh and Myanmar and monitored them over a ten year […]

Mizoram: Special task force to bring in new border control measures to tackle illegal immigrants

Mizoram: Special task force to bring in new border control measures to tackle illegal immigrants

AIZAWL, December 22, 2017: A district-level special task force committee has decided to create a mechanism for identifying and deporting undocumented Bangladeshi immigrants from the border areas of the state. The committee held a meeting, chaired by district deputy commissioner Benjamin Lalzama, at south Mizoram’s Lunglei district to discuss ways to tackle the influx of […]

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 […]

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 […]