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Constable rapes Bru woman in Mizoram

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 16:54

A constable of the India Reserve Police was arrested for allegedly raping a physically handicapped woman of Bru community at Damparengpui in Mamit district of Mizoram.

Govt approves transfer of defence land for University

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 15:31

In a step forward in establishing the permanent campus of Bihar Central University in Gaya, government Tuesday approved transfer of 300 acres of defence land to the Human Resources Development Ministry for the purpose.

Five states to light up Durga Puja in Tripura

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 15:01

Five states - Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Meghalaya and Mizoram - will supply additional electricity to Tripura during the five-day Durga Puja festival, state Power Minister Manik Dey said here on Tuesday.

Blast in Meghalaya, GNLA rebels` hand suspected

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 14:47

Nine Meghalaya Police personnel had a close shave Tuesday when suspected Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) rebels triggered a blast on their convoy`s route in the East Garo Hills district, police said.

Three militants arrested near international border

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 13:41

Three militants of Kangleipak Communist Party-Noyon have been arrested by police commandos from Indo-Myanmar international border at Moreh in Manipur`s Chandel district.

Arunachal Pradesh CM asks Union DoNER minister for funds

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 12:28

Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki has urged Union DoNER Minister Paban Singh Ghatowar to allocate funds to the state for skill development, capacity building and training programmes for the benefit of youths of the state.

BJP unaware about former MP promoting NPF

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 12:24

The BJP in Arunachal Pradesh on Tuesday made it clear that the party was ignorant about former MP Tapir Gao`s alleged role in promotion of Naga People`s Front in Arunachal Pradesh.

EC appealed for changing poll schedule in Mizoram

Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 19:15

Several organisations and political parties of Mizoram submitted a memorandum to EC seeking change of dates for polling and counting in state Assembly polls.

GJM makes u-turn on Gorkhaland demand

Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 17:26

In a u-turn, the GJM which has demanded creation of Gorkhaland after the Centre gave its nod to Telangana, on Monday said that the only way to move forward was `through dialogue` as no violence was wanted.

EC appealed for changing poll schedule in Mizoram

Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 17:21

Several organisations and major political parties of Mizoram on Monday submitted a memorandum to the Election Commission seeking change of dates for polling and counting in the coming state Assembly elections.