Nagaland: Frogs on your platter may make you feel guilty after reading this

Nagaland: Frogs on your platter may make you feel guilty after reading this

The next time you put frogs in the cooking pot, beware – you might be an unsuspecting contributor to wiping out evolutionary history. A culinary delight to many Southeast Asian communities, frogs are no stranger to Nagaland’s food menu. Held in high gastronomic regard, aficionados here claim that frogs taste better than chicken, even believed […]

Nepali women rescued from traffickers in Darjeeling amidst unrest!

Nepali women rescued from traffickers in Darjeeling amidst unrest!

Siliguri (West Bengal), June 17: Three women from Nepal were rescued from human traffickers and one accused arrested in near the India-Nepal border in West Bengal’s Darjeeling district, an official said on Saturday. “On specific information, a team of Border Outpost Panitanki, under the command of Reena AC, apprehended one trafficker and rescued three victims from […]

Meghalaya girls shine in day 1 of invitational TT tournament

Meghalaya girls shine in day 1 of invitational TT tournament

SHILLONG, March 24: Junior table tennis prodigies of Nepal, Bhutan and Meghalaya were in action at the Invitational (International) Table Tennis Tournament organised by the Rilbong Sports and Cultural Club as part of its Diamond Jubilee celebrations here on Thursday. The three-day event, the first of its kind in the State, is being conducted under […]

Taking folk dance forms to new heights, meet Kalimpong’s Lendup Sherpa, an artist par excellence

Taking folk dance forms to new heights, meet Kalimpong’s Lendup Sherpa, an artist par excellence

Meet Lendup Sherpa, 36, son of late RB Sherpa and Tara Sherpa, originally hailing from Munsong village in West Bengal just the opposite hillside of Sikkim town Rangpo and now settled in Kalimpong, is one of the relentless artists who puts his heart and soul in the conservation of folk dances and taking it to […]

Assam’s NRL wax consignment to create waves in Thailand and Hong Kong

Assam’s NRL wax consignment to create waves in Thailand and Hong Kong

Guwahati: Assam’s Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) has achieved yet another milestone in wax marketing. After exporting high quality wax to five countries, the NRL wax is now on its way to two other countries — Thailand and Hong Kong in China. NRL’s General Manager (Maintenance) Samiran Chakraborty flagged off the first consignment of 20 tonnes of […]

Khasi folk Music to be flaunted in Nepal!

Khasi folk Music to be flaunted in Nepal!

The  entrancing essence of the Khasi folk music will be flaunted in Kathmandu, Nepal during the cultural exposition dubbed “ Days of Indian Culture in Nepal : Namaste Nepal”. The cultural exposition will mainly accentuate the diverse cultures of Northeast India. The 14 days gala festival is being organised from January 14 to 27 under […]

Football: India takes on Nepal in semi-finals of SAFF Championships today

Football: India takes on Nepal in semi-finals of SAFF Championships today

The Indian women’s football team takes on Nepal in the semi finals of the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championships today. The Indian team will hope to successfully defend their title and are just another step away from the finals. India have won all 3 editions of the SAFF Championships and have dominated matches throughout the […]