Meghalaya: Demonetization plays major role in curbing militant activities in 2017

The growth of Special Force – 10 has been another reason for the decline in militancy this year with concentrated operations leading to quite a few encounters.

Meghalaya: Demonetization plays major role in curbing militant activities in 2017

By Our Correspondent, TNT News | TURA, Dec 31, 2017:  After struggling for over two decades with militancy and the terror associated with it, the Garo Hills region saw a period of relative calm with no major incidents related to militancy taking place this year. The year began with demonetization dealing a crushing blow to […]

Northeast India – An abode of educated yet unemployed youth: Nagaland Gov

Northeast India – An abode of educated yet unemployed youth: Nagaland Gov

DIMAPUR, Sept 21, 2017: Terming the Northeast region as an ‘unexplored paradise’, Nagaland Governor PB Acharya said that the region’s untapped potentials need to be explored and promoted in a positive manner by engaging the educated yet unemployed youth of the region. In an exclusive interview with Nagaland-based journalist Lima Jamir, the governor said that […]

Meghalaya: Militancy, influx are highlights of CM’s speech during Independence Day celebration

Meghalaya: Militancy, influx are highlights of CM’s speech during Independence Day celebration

SHILLONG, August, 15, 2017: Chief Minister Dr Mukul Sangma informed that the process of implementing new initiatives to contain influx and illegal immigration is moving forward positively while maintaining that militant activities has been contained to a great extend. Delivering his address on the occasion of the 71st Independence Day celebrations which was held at Polo […]

Northeast’s Police to enhance coordination in bid to tackle militancy in the region

Northeast’s Police to enhance coordination in bid to tackle militancy in the region

GUWAHATI, June 26, 2017: The Police forces of all the North eastern states are all set to face their common enemy – ‘insurgency’ through enhanced coordination and information sharing. In the backdrop of reports suggesting an alliance of the militant groups of the region, it has become necessary for the police forces of the respective […]