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 […]

USD 30 million project approved for livelihood and rural development project for Northeast India

USD 30 million project approved for livelihood and rural development project for Northeast India

Shillong, Nov 10, 2017: The International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) has approved a USD 30 million soft loan for phase four of the North Eastern Region Community Resource Management Project for Upland Areas (NERCORMP). NERCORMP is a livelihood and rural development project under the North Eastern Council, covering several districts in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal […]

MANIPUR | ‘Breaking the Silence’- Workshop on menstrual hygiene management this October

MANIPUR | ‘Breaking the Silence’- Workshop on menstrual hygiene management this October

October 2, 2017: ‘Breaking the Silence’ is an initiative to educate adolescent girls and women in remote parts of the country especially in the rural parts on menstrual hygiene management. The need to end the myths and taboos around periods is the first step to make the family, community and society at large a dignified […]

Having lost both his parents, Alex Shimray from Ukhrul overcame great loss to become one of the best tattoo artists in India

Having lost both his parents, Alex Shimray from Ukhrul overcame great loss to become one of the best tattoo artists in India

Alex Shimray is one of the biggest names in the tattoo industry and has made a name for himself in the country and has tattooed many Indian celebrities. He has also tattooed some international football players and many Indian cricketers. He has dominated the space with extremely beautiful and intricate art work and for critics […]

Five deadliest Northeast insurgent attacks in 2016

Five deadliest Northeast insurgent attacks in 2016

#1. GNLA BLAST IN WILLIAMNAGAR MARKET: Seven persons including a woman were injured in an Improvised explosive device (IED) triggered blast in Meghalaya’s East Garo Hills district. Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) cadre Ajan Ch Momin alias Jimmy, who is in charge of Williamnagar “command”, sent his cadres to trigger the IED blast said Inspector General […]