east india

Axone brings you stories from the North East

Lin Laishram, lead actress of Axone, writes a heartfelt piece from the artiste’s point of view on the representation of the North Eastern culture in mainstream Hindi film industry

published on : 21st September 2020

19th century cavalry pistol of Hyderabad Nizam goes up for auction in UK

In 1971, the firm bought this gun among several others from authorities here, and they were part of the Nizam’s arsenal.

published on : 6th August 2020

McDonald's resumes dine-in facility in 50 outlets of north, east regions

Dine-in is operational in 50 per cent thus far, with additional physical distancing and safety measures as mandated by the local authorities.

published on : 11th June 2020

Northeast states witness a spike in COVID-19 cases

As of Sunday, there are 158 active cases in the Northeast – 101 in Tripura, 51 in Assam, five in Manipur and one in Meghalaya.

published on : 17th May 2020

Jambukeswarar gold coins minted by East India Company, says expert

On Wednesday, during clean-up work at the Arulmigu Akilandeswari Samedha Jambukeswarar temple, a closed vessel, containing 505 ancient coins, was found on an empty plot near Thayar Sanathi.

published on : 28th February 2020

This festive season, exploring North-East tops Indian travellers' bucket list: Survey

The study observed an increased interest in travelling to domestic destinations instead of international ones.

published on : 15th October 2019

Chronicling the past

William Dalrymple talks to CE about his latest book that explores the rise of East India Company, his thoughts on the present-day situation in Kashmir and more

published on : 14th October 2019

Stone laid for 1st LNG terminal in East India

Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan laid the foundation stone for a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG).

published on : 9th July 2017