NorthEast

12 more die in Assam floods, death toll reaches 100-mark

According to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority, close to 51.25 lakh people are still affected in 4,374 villages of 29 districts and cropland affected was in 97,368.50 hectares.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Climate change a factor in 'unprecedented' South Asia floods, says Scientists

With more rainfall predicted over the next five days, Bangladesh's Flood Forecast and Warning Centre warned Tuesday that water levels would remain dangerously high in the country's northern regions.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Assam floods: Seven more die, death toll reaches 126 in Northeast

As the flood situation continues to remain critical in Cachar, the authorities rushed the personnel of National Disaster Response Force to this southern Assam district to conduct rescue operations.

published on : 21st June 2022

Army officer earns love of Assam flood victims after saving over 100 lives

Even as the members of his family are battling the devastating Assam floods and stranded at home, Captain Rupam Das saved over a hundred lives.

published on : 19th June 2022

Centre executing projects worth Rs 1,34,200 crore to boost rail, road, air network in NE: FM

The central government is also developing several projects focusing on power transmission and distribution, mobile network, 4G and broadband connectivity in the northeastern region, she said.

published on : 29th May 2022

Delhi riots accused Shahrukh Pathan gets 'rousing' welcome in parole period

Northeast Delhi riots accused person received a 'grand' welcome in his locality when he was granted a four-hour parole to meet his ailing father.

published on : 27th May 2022

NHA CEO to take up with TRAI and Telecom authorities regarding poor connectivity in Northeast states

The NHA CEO was here on Monday to review the flagship Ayushman Bharat and Ayushman Sangam with health authorities of all eight NE states.

published on : 24th May 2022

BJP ended 'culture of corruption' in Northeast, says Amit Shah

"Rahul Gandhi, open your eyes & discard Italian glasses & wear Indian ones. Then only you could see what development Modi has brought to the region which your party failed to do in 50 years," he said.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Want to bring Northeast on par with developed states: Union Home Minister Amit Shah

He highlighted how issues like bandhs in Manipur, the Bru unrest in Mizoram-Tripura, and problems in Assam's Bodo areas were resolved.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Flood, landslides wreak havoc in Northeast; four lakh hit in Assam alone

Landslides triggered by incessant rain snapped rail and road links to Barak Valley and Dima Hasao district of Assam and neighbouring states of Tripura, Mizoram and Manipur.

published on : 17th May 2022

Endemic boundary disputes in the Northeast

Modern cartographic exercises are not always congruent with the notions of territory of indigenous communities living in these areas.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Discovering Assam, one dish at a time

For Chittaranjan Park resident Sneha Saikia, the food of her home state Assam has always evoked a sense of nostalgia.

published on : 1st May 2022

Nagas of Northeast, Myanmar demonstrate unity at Manipur meet

The Nagas have a sizeable population in Assam, Nagaland, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh and Myanmar.

published on : 24th April 2022

Pandemic-hit theater groups back on stage in India's northeast

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.

published on : 19th April 2022

Northeast outfits reject Centre’s move to make Hindi must

Union Home Minister Amit Shah had on Friday said that Hindi would be made compulsory up to Class 10 in the eight Northeastern states.

published on : 10th April 2022
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