The Registrar General of India is getting ready to publish “part draft” of the National Register of Citizens to identify Bangladeshi migrants who have illegally entered Assam after March 25, 1971.
31 Dec 2017
As per an agreement between India and Myanmar, the locals on either side can move up to 16 km within each other’s territory without documents and stay there for a while.
30 Nov 2017
Centre’s interlocutor informed the state Cabinet that most of the substantial issues in the peace talks had been resolved and only the “symbolic issues” needed final resolution.
05 Nov 2017
The MLA allegedly received threat calls from abroad following his outbursts against Bengali-speaking Muslims and Rohingyas, who he claimed were infiltrating into the state via Tripura.
01 Nov 2017
Amid buzz in Nagaland and parts of the Northeast that a settlement to the vexed Naga political problem, vis-à-vis Naga insurgency issue, is afoot, there is a demand now to defer Nagaland elections.
24 Oct 2017
The chopper had taken off from near Tawang and was on an air maintenance sortie when the mishap occurred.
06 Oct 2017
The Tripura police said they have arrested two men in connection with the killing of TV journalist Shantanu Bhowmik.
22 Sep 2017
A Muslim member of the BJP in Assam has been suspended and served a show-cause notice by her party for allegedly organising a prayer meet for the Rohingya people in Myanmar.
18 Sep 2017
Manipur is not in the direct line of sight of Rohingyas fleeing the violence unleashed against them yet it is Manipur that has sounded an alert across its border with Myanmar.
14 Sep 2017
A group of Assamese intellectuals on Saturday submitted a “letter petition” to the chief justice of India (CJI) urging him to issue directions to concerned governments to effectively probe the murder
10 Sep 2017
A class X student was injured while allegedly trying to complete the final stage of the controversial Blue Whale game. This is the first such incident in Assam.
30 Aug 2017
Keishing was suffering from kidney ailments and was admitted to the Regional Institute of Medical Sciences in Imphal about a month ago.
23 Aug 2017
According to a report by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority, three died in Dhubri, while two lives were lost in Morigaon.
18 Aug 2017
Her critics call her a ‘devil’ and jeer at her often but Orentsani Suzen, a young yoga instructor of Nagaland, is least perturbed.
13 Aug 2017
For these river people, the floods every year make their “sang ghars” (stilts) worthwhile. The Mishings (tribesmen) dwell along major rivers in Assam and the plains of neighbouring Arunachal Pradesh.
08 Aug 2017