Thursday, December 1, 2022

Northeast India

Cementing Bangladesh-Northeast India ties through Assam CM’s Dhaka visit

According to media reports, Assam’s Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma is likely to visit the neighbouring country Bangladesh shortly further to strengthen the age-old relations between the two countries. Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sharma confirmed the matter in a...

Rainfall likely in NE

India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted light to moderate rainfall activity to continue over Northeast India during next five days.In its bulletin, IMD stated that fairly widespread to widespread light/moderate rainfall with thunderstorm/lightning/gusty winds (40-50 kmph) was very likely...

Week-long rain spell over Northeast

Parts of Northeast India are set witness fresh wet spell during the week, which has remained mostly dry since the start of March.According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD) weather forecast, isolated or scattered rainfall of light to moderate...

Football has united sister states of NE: Tovihoto

Staff ReporterAdvisor of Power, Tovihoto Ayemi said football has brought brotherhood and unity among the people of the sister states of North Eastern region. “Football was the world’s most popular game, and that the sport had brought people together...

Bomb hoax sends Meghalaya police into tizzy

Correspondent A package with a “bomb inside” message placed behind an indoor stadium Shillong on Sunday triggered alarm bells for residents. The bomb disposal squad team, however, found that it was a hoax.“The package mentioning “bomb inside” was placed...

Centre to focus on nurturing IT entrepreneurs in NE: Official

Along with the skill development of people of the North-eastern region, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology is focusing on nurturing entrepreneurship in the region, a senior official said here on Saturday.Integrating digital education with academic courses under...

5 with suspected Al-Qaeda links arrested in Assam

Five persons have been arrested, including a Bangladeshi national, for alleged links writh a jehadi group based in the neighbouring country, which is believed affiliated to the Al-Qaeda in Indian Sub continent (AQIS) from Assam’s Barpeta district, Director General...

Two missionary nuns from Mizoram in war-torn Ukraine to help people

Two Missionaries of Charity (MC) nuns from Mizoram have decided to stay in war-torn Ukraine to serve the people in the midst of full-scale invasion by Russia, reports East Mojo.The two MC sisters from Mizoram in Northeast India, Sisters...

2 killed in Manipur assembly poll violence

Over 76% voter turnout in final phase of polling Correspondent At least two people were killed in sporadic incidents of violence during the final round of two-phase Assembly polls in Manipur on Saturday, reports said.According to reports, there were attacks on...

Manipur polls: Stage set for final phase of polls in 22 ACs today

Correspondent The stage is set for the second and final phase of polls in Manipur voting for which will take place today across 22 Assembly constituencies spread across 10 districts.A total of 8,38,730 electors including 4,10,020 males, 4,28,679 females and...