LETTERS TO THE EDITOR | The Congress resurrection and the SC’s revival of democracy

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR | The Congress resurrection and the SC’s revival of democracy

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Dated 21 May 2018 To The Editor TNT – The Northeast Today Respected Editor, The recently concluded Karnataka verdict was anything short of exciting- with its dramatic exits, surprise coalition and arguably the shortest chief ministerial tenure in the country’s history. As the results of the elections unfolded on our television […]

IN PICTURES | Ampati Election 2018: High Voltage poll campaigning by NPP

IN PICTURES | Ampati Election 2018: High Voltage poll campaigning by NPP

TNT NEWS | May 21, 2018 Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma, Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong and C&RD Minister Sniawbhalang Dhar campaign for NPP candidate Clement G. Momin along with other party members at Betasing on Monday for the upcoming Ampati by-election. The National People’s Party (NPP) has decided to field former school teacher Clement G […]

Northeast will be Congress-mukt after Mizoram polls: Amit Shah

Northeast will be Congress-mukt after Mizoram polls: Amit Shah

IANS | Guwahati, May 20, 2018: BJP national President Amit Shah on Sunday said the northeast will be ‘Congress-mukt’ (Congress free) after the Mizoram election, scheduled for the year-end. “In the northeast, we first won elections in Assam, then Manipur followed by Tripura, where the people have given us a thumping mandate,” he said here, […]

Tripura Govt. rejects TSF’s application to hold protest rally against Citizenship Bill 2016

Tripura Govt. rejects TSF’s application to hold protest rally against Citizenship Bill 2016

TNT News | Agartala, May 19, 2018:  As protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016 continue to rock Northeast India, the situation in Tripura, however, is unlikely with the Government refusing to allow a students’ organisation to hold protest rally against the proposed bill on May 21. The Tripura Government on Saturday rejected the application […]

Will BJP’s dramatic fall in Karnataka quell political uprising in Northeast India?

Will BJP’s dramatic fall in Karnataka quell political uprising in Northeast India?

By Ibankyntiew Mawrie TNT News | Shillong, May 19, 2018:  Karanataka Floor Test: A tragic end to an intense political story, filled with drama, conspiracy and anticipation; A quest for power and control; A tale of runaway MLAs and a dramatic judgement which managed to set things in motion. The political thriller might have ended […]