August 09, 2021 11:06 am
Sanjoy Hazarika writes: Goodwill among all northeastern states, including Assam and Mizoram, will enable economic cooperation, transport and trade.
November 24, 2019 10:55 pm
Unlike previous years, few people turned up at the festival venue owing to the boycott call of the Coordination Committee on Manipur Integrity (COCOMI). The group has appealed the public not to participate in the festival.
August 07, 2018 12:03 am
As ASEAN faces challenge posed by US-China competition, gap between Delhi’s promise and delivery remains large.
February 04, 2018 7:25 am
Ahead of elections, PM Modi says India’s growth story depends on north east progress
January 06, 2018 10:57 am
Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj remarked that for India, relations with ASEAN region is a key priority and is at the core of India's Act East Policy.
November 26, 2017 4:27 pm
"In 1950, the per capita income of (undivided) Assam was much higher than the national average. The region lagged behind after Independence as traditional trade routes with all the countries in South East were snapped. We are trying to revive them," Assam Governor said.
September 11, 2017 1:17 am
Despite Look East talk, Delhi's reflexes have been much slower than Beijing. For India and Myanmar, a challenging road ahead.
September 04, 2017 9:08 pm
An NRL official said Monday’s historic export of petroleum products from India by the land route was one step forward in the Act East Policy that had come through following the visit of petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan to Myanmar in February this year.
January 21, 2017 10:27 pm
Pillai said there was a “great reluctance” in that ministry to open up the Northeast.
November 09, 2014 1:39 am
Modi said that India’s ties with ASEAN are “deep- rooted” and strengthening relations with the nations is important.