Sunday, Mar 01, 2015



NE got nothing to cheer in Modi budget: Tarun Gogoi
Sat, Feb 28, 2015

"Relief to the agrarian class should have been more if the Centre really wanted to bring acche din," said Gogoi.

Assam violence: Families to get Rs 50,000 each to rebuild homes
Sat, Feb 28, 2015

Over 2,000 families whose houses were burnt down during the clashes between Bodos and Adivasis in Kokrajhar district last December, are getting Rs 50,000 each to rebuild their houses. These families, currently lodged in make-shift camps in their respective villages after authorities shut down the relief camps, are also getting work under MGNREGA, with the […]

19 boys rescued from traffickers in Guwahati railway station
Wed, Feb 25, 2015

The boys have been put up in the Guwahati Children’s Home and will be produced before the CWC tomorrow.

Seven killed, 20 injured in fire after blast in Nagaland
Tue, Feb 24, 2015

Seven persons were killed and 20 others injured in a fire which broke out after a bomb blast at a gun shop .

Third H1N1 case confirmed in Nagaland
Mon, Feb 23, 2015

The Nagaland Health Department on Monday confirmed the third case of H1N1 flu in the state.

Meghalaya move for 8th Schedule status to Khasi language
Mon, Feb 23, 2015

The first Khasi newspaper, a monthly called ‘U Nong Kit Khubor’ was published in 1981 by a British officer called William Williams.

Students demand Kokrajhar stoppage for express train connecting Arunachal capital
Mon, Feb 23, 2015

The All Bodo Students’ Union has demanded stoppages at Kokrajhar, Udalguri and Tangla stations for the new train.

Army jawans take motivation lesson from Arunachal Everester
Sun, Feb 22, 2015

She also made an audio-visual presentation of her Everest expeditions which the jawans found very inspiring.

Statewide alert against outbreak of H1N1 in Nagaland
Sun, Feb 22, 2015

Hospitals across the state have also been instructed to keep isolation ward facilities available.

Connectivity, hydel power key to Arunachal development, says Modi in maiden visit
Sat, Feb 21, 2015

'Make in Northeast' was being envisaged as an integral part of 'Make in India', says PM Modi.

Of 7 NE states, Itanagar is second capital to come on railway map
Fri, Feb 20, 2015

The Naharlagun-Delhi AC Express one that will cover 2139 kms every week between Naharlagun and the national capital.

First train suspended within a month, PM to flag off new trains from Arunachal on Friday
Fri, Feb 20, 2015

PM Narendra Modi is visiting Itanagar on Friday to attend the 29th statehood day of Arunachal Pradesh.

BJP leader Prodyut Bora quits party, blames PM Modi for his functioning style
Thu, Feb 19, 2015

Assam leader Prodyut Bora quits BJP, hits out at Narendra Modi and Amit Shah for being 'arrogant'.

Army busts NSCN’s illegal detention centre in Nagaland
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

Two persons were kept chained on their feet for several days under sub-human conditions.

Army jawan kills two persons in Tezpur
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

Army sources said the jawan allegedly got into a scuffle with the civilian persons.

Congress retains Liromoba Assembly seat in Arunachal Pradesh
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

Ronya polled 2589 votes, thus cutting deep into the BJP’s support base.

Assam milestone reached, BJP has miles more to go
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

Municipal victory comes in the face of various odds, but Assam’s demographics and unwilling allies can obstruct BJP’s way to the assembly next year

After rout in Delhi, Assam gives BJP a reason to cheer
Fri, Feb 13, 2015

The BJP won in 340 wards followed by Congress winning 232, AGP-39, AIUDF-8, NCP-4, BPF and CPM with one each.

Togadia refused permission to attend VHP rally in Guwahati
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

VHP’s Assam unit said there was no logic behind the police apprehension if Togadia addresses the meeting.

Praveen Togadia refused permission to attend VHP rally in Guwahati
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

Police feared his inflammatory speeches would disturb law and order.

Delhi conquered, AAP wants Assam to oust Congress in 2016 polls
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

AAP's Assam unit calls on voters to reject Congress and BJP in the 2016 state assembly polls.

Sikkim parties still hold 100-pc record
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

Sikkim got its first elected government in 1979 with Darjeeling-educated former school teacher Bhandari launching the Sikkim Janata Parishad in 1977.

Stuck half-way for 3 years, NHPC tries CSR route to resume work on Lower Subansiri project
Sun, Feb 08, 2015

This CSR project of providing toilets in schools under Swachh Vidyalaya Abhiyaan implemented by NHPC.

CSR Hub for Northeastern region opened in Guwahati
Sun, Feb 08, 2015

Singh said coporates should contribute towards economic development of the region.

Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi seeks special incentives to attract FDI to Assam
Sun, Feb 08, 2015

Gogoi said the extra investment was needed to provide the necessary impetus to Assam’s economy.

Floor test won, but trouble not over for Nagaland CM Zeliang
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

The dissidents within the NPF said that the chief minister has totally failed to provide an efficient administration.

Nagaland CM Zeliang wins trust vote; entire House votes for him
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

TR Zeliang thanked Modi and the BJP for their stand taken to ensure political stability in the hill state.

Massive protest against BJP calling NE people as ‘immigrants’
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

The BJP’s vision document for the Delhi assembly elections was released on Tuesday.

End political crisis: Naga Hoho appeals to warring NPF factions
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

State governor Acharya has called for a special one-day emergent session of the Nagaland assembly on Thursday.

Upset over BJP vision document remark, Northeast demands unconditional apology
Tue, Feb 03, 2015

Protests have been raised across the region condemning the BJP for making an irresponsible statement.

Assam journalist molestation: Tarun Gogoi orders probe, scribes want arrest of cops
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

Opposition parties have hit out at the Congress govt demanding immediate action against erring cops.

NSCN(IM) looks for ‘mutually acceptable political solution’
Tue, Feb 03, 2015

The NSCN(IM) chairman also said that the "right of self-determination of the Nagas was a righteous cause and inalienable".

Two Assam cops removed from duty for assault on woman scribe
Sun, Feb 01, 2015

The scribe had gone to police station to shoot visuals of its dilapidated condition.

Two cops ‘closed’ for alleged assault on woman scribe in Guwahati
Sat, Jan 31, 2015

A lady reporter of a Guwahati-based satellite TV news channel lodged an FIR.

Assam CM Tarun Gogoi to set up Rhino Protection Force
Sat, Jan 31, 2015

Gogoi also asked park officials to take the NIA’s help to bust the international network of poachers.

Kalraj Mishra inaugurates business incubation centre for NE
Fri, Jan 30, 2015

The Centre has taken measures that would help develop leadership qualities among youths.