Vapour from quake cracks in Imphal strikes fear

Vapour from quake cracks in Imphal strikes fear

Even as the worried villagers of Kabui Khullen Part-1 are still taking shelter at two relief camps, large cracks developed during the quake ejected vapour-smoke on January 7. Kabui Khullen Part-1, the epicentre of the devastating January 4 earthquake,  is located around 30 km from Noney, which is 60 km from Imphal on NH-53. READ […]

Biking All The Way

Biking All The Way

Biking enthusiast Shyamal Sinha travelled all the way from Mumbai to join fellow biking enthusiasts from Mumbai, Nepal, Bhutan, Assam, and Sikkim, as they rode through the Northeast including the Hornbill Festival. The bikers started their journey on November 20 and finally ‘parcelled’ back their bikes on December 5, 2015. For more pictures of the bikers’ […]

Bollywood film to highlight issues related to Northeast India

Bollywood film to highlight issues related to Northeast India

Northeast India and ‘the rest of India’- a raging issue which fails to be raised in the media effectively, will now be depicted through a mainstream Bollywood Feature film. Imphal, a film directed by Vikas K Dwivedi, would be a benchmark in the history of Indian popular cinema as it would provide the viewers with a […]

Tezu to host ‘Discover Northeast India’ Festival

Tezu to host ‘Discover Northeast India’ Festival

ITANAGAR: Tezu, headquarters of Lohit district in Arunachal Pradesh, will be hosting the three-day long Discover Northeast India- Arunachal Pradesh Festival 2016 at Loiliang Secondary School Ground on January 12, Tafragam Primary School Ground on January 13, and at Tezu Jubilee Ground on January 14. Artists from Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Manipur, Mizoram, and Sikkim […]

Shillong Peak inaccessible for security reasons

Shillong Peak inaccessible for security reasons

Tourist access to the highest peak in Meghalaya, the Shillong peak, which is accessible only through the Air Force base, has been restricted in view of high security alert sounded across the country post the Pathankot Air Force base attack. “As a precautionary measure, the entry to Air Force Station has been restricted. This would […]