SPORTS | Khelo India: Mizoram to meet Punjab in boys football final

SPORTS | Khelo India: Mizoram to meet Punjab in boys football final

New Delhi, Feb 7,2018: Mizoram underlined their class, thrashing Delhi 5-0 in the semi-finals to set up a high-voltage title clash with Punjab in the boys’ football competition at the Khelo India School Games here on Wednesday. Delhi’s defensive strategy back-fired as they were trailing within the first three minutes as Mizoram winger F. Lalnuntluanga scored […]

DID YOU KNOW that India’s finest weed is found in the Northeast

DID YOU KNOW that India’s finest weed is found in the Northeast

Manipur’s Marijuana  has been considered as the best weed in the country. As stories keep on surfacing of smuggling contraband opium, there are reasons which make this state a favorable entity for such clandestine operations. Owing to its geographical compulsions, Manipur has become a source, destination and transit point for Opium, Heroin, Marijuana and other […]

Assam-Meghalaya cadre’s KPS Gill: A ‘fearsome’ police officer even during Assam Agitation days!

Assam-Meghalaya cadre’s KPS Gill: A ‘fearsome’ police officer even during Assam Agitation days!

In 2013, KPS Gill turned back the pages of history to the 1979-1985 Assam Agitation and revived sentiments when he said Khargeshwar Talukdar, revered as the first of 855 martyrs of the agitation against illegal immigrants from 1979 to 1985, did not die of police action but had drowned in a pond. The “tough” cop, […]

Nagaland student killed in road accident in Punjab

Nagaland student killed in road accident in Punjab

KOHIMA, April 10: In a tragic incident, a student hailing from Nagaland was killed in a road crash at Phagwara, Punjab on April 9 at around 2:40am. The student identified as Ausam (20), studying in BSc III in Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, was killed on the spot, while her two friends Yopito of Nagaland and Nikhil of […]

Assam: Golap Rabha bags prestigious Mr. India 2017

Assam: Golap Rabha bags prestigious Mr. India 2017

Guwahati, March 30: It was a proud moment for North East India as Golap Rabha bagged the prestigious Mr.India  2017 held on 25th and 26th of March 2017 at Ludhiana, Punjab. Rabha who hails from Goalpara district of  Assam competed and won  in the 80 Kilogramme weight category. The Event was organised by the World Amateur […]

Tripura troopers to be deployed for Punjab, UP polls

Tripura troopers to be deployed for Punjab, UP polls

Agartala:Two battalions of Tripura State Rifles (TSR) will be deployed in the upcoming Punjab and Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, an official said here on Saturday. “Two battalions of TSR personnel led by Commandants Pinaki Samanta and Kerry Marak left here on Friday for Punjab,” a Tripura home department official told IANS. He said “The TSR […]

Nation on terror alert; tight vigil along borders

Nation on terror alert; tight vigil along borders

A nationwide alert was issued on Friday after intelligence inputs on possible attacks by Pakistan-based terror groups in the country in retaliation to the Indian Army’s surgical strikes on terrorist launch pads across the Line of Control. Home Minister Rajnath Singh reviewed the security scenario with top officials of his ministry and central police organisations […]