No response to Biren’s call for negotiations with civil society organisations

Imphal, November 19: There has been no response from civil society organisations to the invitation from Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren for negotiations on a collective effort “to protect Manipur’s interests”. Manipur has been reeling under burgeoning protests against the…

Please don’t allow another Doklam in Arunachal: BJP’s Gao in LS

New Delhi, November 19: Please don’t allow the next Doklam in Arunachal Pradesh as China has encroached more than 50 km of land of the state, BJP member Tapir Gao claimed in Lok Sabha on Tuesday. Whenever the president, prime…

Gauhati HC orders Super 30 founder to appear before it in person

Guwahati, November 19: The Gauhati High Court on Tuesday directed Anand Kumar, founder of the popular Super 30 education programme, to appear in person before it on November 26 in connection with a PIL filed by four IIT-Guwahati students. A…

Arunachal gets green tourist destination award

ITANAGAR, November 19: Arunachal Pradesh has been awarded the ‘Best Emerging Green Tourist Destination Award’ by Travel & Leisure magazine. Bollywood actress Dia Mirza presented the award at an event held at ITC Maurya, New Delhi on November 15. Dia…

NESO to hold protest marches against CAB in all NE states

Guwahati, November 17: The North East Students’ Organisation (NESO) on Sunday announced that it will hold protest marches against the proposed Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) across all the states in the region on Monday. All Assam Students’ Union (AASU), which…

4 Manipur policemen arrested, suspended for involvement in drug racket

Imphal, November 17: Four personnel of a police station in Manipur, which was awarded the best police station last month, were arrested and suspended for their alleged involvement in connection with the seizure of contraband drugs, sources said on Sunday.…

Arunachal CM welcomes Centre’s initiative to solve Naga problem

Namsai , November 16: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Saturday welcomed the Centre’s initiative to solve the decades-old Naga problem and categorically stated that there will be no compromise on the territorial integrity of the state. The Arunachal…

S.Korean help sought to reclaim land lost due to Meghalaya’s unscientific coal mining

Shillong, November 16: Meghalaya has sought South Korea’s help to reclaim the land it lost due to unscientific coal mining that went unchecked for decades, a state minister said here on Saturday. Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma will lead a…

CAB: Protests break out in Assam

Guwahati, November 15: Protests against the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill erupted across Assam Friday with a youth organisation staging demonstrations, while the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) and an influential civic body asserted the legislation will not be accepted by…

892 Brus repatriated to Mizoram in ninth round: Officials

Aizawl, November 15: A total of 221 internally- displaced Bru families comprising 892 people have returned to Mizoram from six relief camps in north Tripura since the commencement of the ninth round of repatriation on October 3, Mizoram Home Department…