Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022



Pandemic-hit theater back in India’s northeast

April 19, 2022 4:09 pm

Seven roving theater companies are back on stage playing before crowds in villages, towns and cities across the state. These mobile theaters are among the most popular forms of local entertainment.

Dornier 228 makes maiden journey from Assam to Arunachal Pradesh; some stunning places to see in the northeast

April 14, 2022 10:01 am

The northeast is a vast region, which includes eight states -- Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura and Sikkim

5 Questions: Congress MP from Assam’s Nagaon, Pradyut Bordoloi

April 07, 2022 2:23 am

He has demanded a separate time zone for the Northeast region.

Govt approves Rs 26,275 crore plan for police modernisation; Rs 18,000 crore fixed for security expenditure in J&K, NorthEast

February 14, 2022 3:40 am

According to MHA, under the five-year plan, provision has been made for internal security, law and order, adoption of modern technology by police, assisting states for narcotics control and strengthening the criminal justice system by developing a robust forensic set-up in the country.

A more meaningful commitment to the Indian republic

January 29, 2022 9:20 am

🔴 Kham Khan Suan Hausing writes: In the Northeast, this means committing to the ideal of ‘equal’ and ‘group-differentiated’ citizenship rights and deepening constitutionalism and democracy

Manipur: BJP worker among two killed ahead of Assembly polls

January 10, 2022 3:13 pm

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, who visited the deceased men’s families, condemned the incident and termed it an attack on BJP workers and said those responsible would not be spared.

Supplementary chargesheets pending in riot cases, NE district police seek help

September 13, 2021 7:17 am

Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Arun Kumar Garg had directed the Delhi Police Commissioner to take appropriate measures to expedite the investigation in these cases.

War on drugs in the Northeast

September 09, 2021 6:54 pm

Assam and Manipur have become guardians against narco traffic throughout the Northeast. Some can't stomach this success

How ideologies of national parties are domesticated by Northeast India’s grassroots politics

August 27, 2021 7:56 am

Sanjib Baruah writes: Election victories under these conditions don’t guarantee political peace and stability as seen recently in Meghalaya and Assam-Mizoram border clash

Curfew in Shillong lifted for 12 hours on Thursday amid improvement in situation following unrest

August 19, 2021 5:23 pm

Violence erupted in Shillong following the death of Cheristerfield Thangkhiew, the former self-styled general secretary of the outlawed Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council, in an encounter on August 13


North-East Bandh: Agitators clash with security forces in Assam, train services affected

December 10, 2019 4:08 pm

The Citizenship Amendment Bill is a contentious issue in Northeast India with influential socio-political groups and political parties holding it as a threat to the interests of the indigenous communities of the region.


There has been a significant dip in the population of India’s working women: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:18 pm

There is a dip in the population of working women across India. But the northeastern states have a prominent presence. See more:

On Kashmir, Modi invokes Vajpayee. Says using bullets is not the way forward

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

Modi also spoke about reduced instances of violence in northeast India and gave credit to the Army, Centre and state governments for repealing of AFSPA in Tripura, Meghalaya and parts of Arunachal Pradesh. See more: