Guv PB Acharya selected as brand ambassador of Swachh Bharat campaign

Guv PB Acharya selected as brand ambassador of Swachh Bharat campaign

KOHIMA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has selected Governor of Assam, Nagaland and Tripura PB Acharya as the brand ambassador for Swachh Bharat Abhiyan campaign, according to reports. This was announced during the inauguration of a Swachh Bharat awareness campaign in Kohima on Monday. It was organized by Kohima Municipal Council (KMC). Acharya has expressed joy […]

Fourth ‘border haat’ set to be opened in Tripura by next month

Fourth ‘border haat’ set to be opened in Tripura by next month

AGARTALA: The fourth ‘border haat’ (market) along the India-Bangladesh border is likely to be inaugurated next month to boost trade in local produce of areas on the two sides along the international boundary, a Tripura minister said on Sunday. “Another ‘border haat’, built at a cost of Rs.2.44 crore, is ready at Kamalasagar, bordering Brahmanbaria […]

Union Minister pays surprise visit to Nagaland villages

Union Minister pays surprise visit to Nagaland villages

KOHIMA: Tribal villagers in Nagaland were amazed to see Ram Kripal Yadav, Union Minister of State for Drinking Water and Sanitation, inspect the condition of toilets in some houses on Sunday. Yadav, who is on a three-day official visit to the state, visited Rusoma and Tseisma villages and also inquired about their water scarcity problems. […]

Nagaland govt suggests CBI probe on Dimapur mob lynching

Nagaland govt suggests CBI probe on Dimapur mob lynching

KOHIMA: The Nagaland government has recommended for CBI inquiry into the March 5 Dimapur lynching case, Chief Minister T R Zeliang revealed today. The decision was taken by the cabinet at a meeting held here last night, Zeliang said. A mob had broken into Dimapur Central Jail on March 5, dragged out the rape accused […]

Meghalaya: Paul Lyngdoh alleges leakage in TDPS system

Meghalaya: Paul Lyngdoh alleges leakage in TDPS system

TNT News SHILLONG: As per the latest report which was tabled in the Parliament on February 27, Shillong West legislator Paul Lyngdoh has stated that Targeted Public Distribution System (TDPS) in the country is in shambles and the North Eastern States make an outstanding contribution to the leakages in the system . While moving the motion on […]

Nagaland govt. stands firm towards resolution of Naga issue

Nagaland govt. stands firm towards resolution of Naga issue

KOHIMA: Nagaland Chief Minister T R Zeliang revealed today that the Naga People’s Front-led Democratic Alliance of Nagaland (DAN) government will remain firm in its commitment towards resolution of the Naga political issue. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced the Central Government’s commitment to resolve the Naga political issue in a time bound manner and […]

Ramsay in Nagaland

Ramsay in Nagaland

Gordon heads off to Nagaland enjoying pork cooked in Naga style. Ramsay is known for presenting TV programmes about competitive cookery and food, such as the British series Hell’s Kitchen, The F Word, and Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares, along with the American versions of Hell’s Kitchen, Kitchen Nightmares, MasterChef, MasterChef Junior and Hotel Hell. Check out the video here:

Discover North East Yatra ends after nine months

Discover North East Yatra ends after nine months

AGARTALA: The first ever nine-month-long cultural extravaganza, the “Discover North East Yatra” ended in Tripura on Wednesday. Dimapur-based (Nagaland) North East Zone Cultural Centre (NEZCC), operating under the union ministry of culture, organised the festival to preserve, innovate, promote, project and disseminate the arts and culture of the North-eastern region. “Over 1,000 artistes and performers, […]

Nagaland: 47 arrested in Dimapur mob lynching

Nagaland: 47 arrested in Dimapur mob lynching

TNT News KOHIMA: Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Kohima, Kakheto said that a total of 47 people have been arrested for their alleged involvement in Dimapur mob lynching incident. On Wednesday, four more persons have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the lynching of one Syed Farid Khan on March 5. District administration of Dimapur […]