Meghalaya: Congress to contest all 60 seats; stands by decision to go solo

Meghalaya: Congress to contest all 60 seats; stands by decision to go solo

By Our Correspondent, TNT News | Shillong, Jan 23, 2018: Congress Lok Sabha MP from Shillong, Vincent H Pala on Tuesday said that the Congress will field candidates in all the 60 assembly seats and will not have pre-poll alliance with any party. Talking to newsmen here on Tuesday, the Shillong MP informed that  MPCC Election […]

High alert issued in border areas of Northeast India ahead of Republic Day!

High alert issued in border areas of Northeast India ahead of Republic Day!

GUWAHATI, January 23, 2018 The United Liberation Front of Western Southeast Asia (UNLFW), an umbrella group of rebel groups comprising the Ulfa (Independent), the Nationalist Socialist Council of Nagaland (Khaplang), the Kamtapur Liberation Organization (KLO) and the National Democratic Front of Boroland (Songbijit), on Monday called for a total boycott of Republic Day celebrations. Khango […]

Writer Nabina Das from Assam tells TNT about her love and learning in the time of Fascism

Writer Nabina Das from Assam tells TNT about her love and learning in the time of Fascism

Interviewed by Shweta Raj Kanwar | January 23, 2018 Nabina Das, a poet and a writer based in Hyderabad but born and brought up in Guwahati, Assam recently published a poetry book known as ‘Sanskarnama’. Sanskarnama: “Her poetry speaks of spaces of protest and resistance”. She has five books of poetry and fiction. A Charles Wallace, Sangam […]

Northeast’s biggest literary fest to witness participation of litterateurs from across the globe!

Northeast’s biggest literary fest to witness participation of litterateurs from across the globe!

By Our Correspondent, TNT News | Guwahati, Jan 23, 2018: The Brahmaputra Literary festival is set to witness the participation of more than 120 literary personalities from different parts of the world. Reputed litterateurs of the Northeast have also been invited for the festival to be held at Srimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra here from February 9 to 11. Publication Board, […]

SBI to hire about 9,500 people in largest recruitment drive since 2013

SBI to hire about 9,500 people in largest recruitment drive since 2013

January 23, 2018 In one of the largest recruitment drives by the State Bank of India since 2013, the government-owned corporation has said it will hire about 9,500 people for customer support and sales functions. The introduction of digital banking has pushed the SBI to reduce the requirement of administrative staff and increase the need […]