Northeast monsoon likely to be normal: IMD

The northeasterly winds normally set in over the Bay of Bengal and south peninsular India, resulting in the onset of northeast monsoon rains in October.

published on : 1st October 2023

Northeast Frontier Railway working on device that can detect if a driver is drowsy based on blinking of eyes

The device -- Railway Driver Assistance System (RDAS) -- will not only sound an alert but also apply emergency brakes in case a driver loses alertness for a certain period of time.

published on : 10th September 2023

1.9 lakh farmers hit by monsoon failure get aid

The assistance will be credited to the bank accounts of the farmers directly. At the state secretariat, three farmers received orders for assistance from the chief minister in person. 

published on : 5th September 2023

'Northeast underwent dramatic transformation to become competitive investment destination'

The Union Minister of State for IT, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, in an interview on Friday, said that connectivity was an issue in the region but that has completely changed.

published on : 2nd September 2023

Demolish dilapidated buildings, Chief Secretary tells collectors

The chief secretary, in his letter to the collectors, said the survey of damaged and dilapidated buildings should be completed before the onset of the northeast monsoon.

published on : 1st September 2023

No intent to tweak special provisions of NE: Centre

The Centre has no intention to touch any part that gives special provisions to northeast and other regions.

published on : 24th August 2023

Delhi riots: Court orders framing charges against 4 men for rioting, arson 

The court, however, discharged the accused persons from the offence under IPC Section 34 (common intention) and provisions of the Delhi Prevention of Defacement of Public Property (DPDPP) Act.

published on : 14th August 2023

Northeast India continues to see alarming rise in cancer cases

The national average when it comes to cancer rate as of 2022 is 2.45 per cent.

published on : 28th July 2023

2020 Delhi riots: Court raps Investigating Officer for shoddy work, refers matter to police chief

The court, which was hearing a case related to the riots, asked the police commissioner to take “sufficient steps” to sensitise the IO who was ‘befooling the court'.

published on : 14th July 2023

Foreign appeal aside, it’s time for Modi to look and act Northeast

Back from a successful state visit from the US, PM Modi should lose no more time in looking and acting Northeast.

published on : 2nd July 2023

More than half of all COVID deaths could have been avoided with equitable access to vaccines: Study

According to the study, high-income countries ended up with one or more doses of vaccine for every person, while low-income countries had one to four doses for every 100 individuals.

published on : 14th June 2023

2020 northeast Delhi riots: Attempt to murder charge framed against 13 

Also face charges of criminal conspiracy, rioting and unlawful assembly

published on : 7th June 2023