Sukhoi-30 fighter jet goes missing near China border in Assam

The Su-30 aircraft was on routine training mission when it lost radar and radio contact approximately 60 km north of Tezpur, IAF sources said.

23 May 2017

Dalai Lama flags off Anshu Jamsenpa’s fourth expedition to Mount Everest

Jamsenpa, who hails from the Himalayan State, had earlier scaled Mount Everest thrice – two of them in 10 days.

04 Apr 2017

Dalai Lama meets long-lost ‘friend’ who escorted him to safety

Dalai Lama had an emotional reunion with one of the seven Assam Rifles guards who escorted him to India during his escape from Tibet 58 years ago.

02 Apr 2017

Independant Manipur MLA Ashab Uddin ‘abducted’ from airport by BJP, alleges Congress MLA Surchandra Singh

Independent MLA, Ashab Uddin, had landed at Imphal’s Tulihal airport from Guwahati. Soon after landing, he was allegedly detained by the CISF personnel on duty.

12 Mar 2017

Why did Iron Lady Irom Sharmila lose?

Manipur’s activist-turned-politician Irom Sharmila’s foray into electoral politics has not been a pleasant one.

11 Mar 2017

Congress vows free Wi-Fi, jobs for 3 lakh youth in Manipur

Withdrawing the “draconian” Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) from Manipur, providing free Wi-Fi and Internet connectivity, according

21 Feb 2017

Shurhozeilie to take oath as Nagaland CM on Wednesday

He was elected head of NPF legislature party after CM Zeliang resigned bowing to the demands of protesting tribal groups opposed to his move to hold civic polls with 33 per cent reservation for women.

20 Feb 2017

Even the Bengalis have stopped buying fish

The traders' takeaway from the last 50 days is that the shock treatment has left consumers wince if they have to reach for their wallets.

30 Dec 2016

Congress livid as Z Plus security cover to Gogoi withdrawn

Following the MHA decision, all NSG commandos, attached to Gogoi, have been
withdrawn from his security.

15 Dec 2016

Irom Sharmila launches her party in Imphal

Manipur's human rights activist Irom Sharmila, who ended her epic hunger strike on August 9, launched her party 'People's Resurgence and Justice Alliance' (PRJA).

18 Oct 2016

BJP 'Ally' mahanta scores self-goal in Assam

As per the accord, immigrants who entered Assam after March 24, 1971, will be detected and deported. Mahanta

02 Oct 2016