Gangtok: Independent candidate RN Chamling won Rangang-Yangang Assembly seat by 708 votes defeating his nearest Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) nominee Kumari Mangar in Sikkim.
Agartala: CPI-M candidate Prabhat Chowdhury trounced his nearest INC candidate Mailafru Mog by 15,971 votes in the Manu (ST) Assembly constituency of Tripura.
While CPI-M candidate
New Delhi: Former army chief and now union minister Gen VK Singh (retd) Monday said Mizoram was not a "dumping ground" for governors and those who resigned did so on their own.
Itanagar: Expressing concern over the deteriorating law and order situation in Arunachal Pradesh, particularly capital Itanagar, the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) on Monday organised a
Kohima: The interim order by Kohima bench of Gauhati High Court had neither revoked the disqualification of the three defecting MLAs by Nagaland Assembly Speaker Chotisuh Sazo nor allowed them
Imphal: The Union Home Ministry has proposed raising of two battalions of Border Security Force (BSF) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) comprising surrendered militants of Assam and Manipur, an
Shillong: A militant was killed Sunday in Meghalaya in a gunbattle with security forces, police said.
The hour-long gunfight between Garo militants and Special Weapons and Tactics (
Imphal: Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel would be deployed "immediately" at the complex of National Institute of Technology (NIT) at Langol area in Manipur's Imphal West district
Agartala: Two school girls allegedly committed suicide by hanging from a tree after they were scolded by their guardians and hostel superintendent for using mobile phones in school premises
Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki and Home Minister Tanga Byaling have assured visible actions to improve the deteriorating law and order in the Itanagar capital complex.
Agartala: An employee of Tripura education department was arrested from West Bengal Saturday for embezzling over Rs.4 crore from a central education scheme, police said.
"We have arrested
Agartala: Two teenaged girls committed suicide after their hostel superintendent and parents rebuked them for using mobile phones, police said here Saturday.
Three class 10 girls of the
Gangtok: The Rangang-Yangang Aassembly constituency in Sikkim saw heavy balloting Saturday.
Election officials said nearly 73 percent of the 11,700 electors had cast their votes till 3
Agartala: By-election for Manu (ST) assembly seat in Tripura passed off peacefully on Saturday with record heavy turnout.
Joint Chief Electoral Officer(JCEO) Debasish Modak said "
Shillong: A chilling video has come to the fore in Meghalaya, which shows alleged militants of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) mercilessly thrashing suspected “police informers”.
Kohima: The Kohima Bench of Gauhati High Court on Friday granted interim stay on the disqualification of three Nagaland MLAs by the Speaker.
The court passed the stay order after
Aizawl: Meghalaya Governor Krishan Kant Paul, who was appointed to take additional gubernatorial charge of Mizoram and Manipur, would be sworn-in as the Governor of Mizoram on September 16 at
Imphal: The Manipur government has asked all educational institutes to close for an indefinite period until further orders in view of widespread protests by various social organisations
Agartala: A tribal-based political party has stepped up its agitation for a separate state to be carved out of Tripura.
The Indigenous People`s Front of Tripura (IPFT), which
New Delhi: Meghalaya Governor KK Paul was on Thursday given the additional charge of Manipur and Mizoram following the resignation of VK Duggal.
President Pranab Mukherjee, according
Agartala: Insurgents of banned National Liberation Front of Tripura have allegedly kidnapped two tribal youths from a remote hamlet near the Indo-Bangla border in Gomati district, the police
Agartala: Over 38,000 voters are eligible to cast their votes in the Manu Assembly bypoll in Tripura on Saturday, an official said here on Thursday.
Tripura Chief Electoral officer
Imphal: With the government of Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh lifting prohibitory orders under Section 144 of the CrPC and heavy deployment of police and IRB personnel in Ukhrul district,
Imphal: A police commando of Imphal West district was killed and two police commandos of Thoubal district were injured in an attack by suspected Naga militants in Manipur's Ukhrul district
Day in Pics: 17th September
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