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India has hit a century: PM Narendra Modi after inaugurating Sikkim's first airport at Pakyong

India has hit a century: PM Narendra Modi after inaugurating Sikkim's first airport at Pakyong

Sikkim's Pakyong Airport is also one of the five highest airports in India.

Sep 24, 2018, 17:12 PM IST
Northeast's deadliest insurgent group NSCN-K may split, sign ceasefire pact with India

Northeast's deadliest insurgent group NSCN-K may split, sign ceasefire pact with India

Members of the NSCN- K faction are not happy with the recent impeachment of its chairman Khango Konyak.

Sep 14, 2018, 18:04 PM IST
Manipur terror funding case: NIA seizes Rs 48 lakh in cash from woman

Manipur terror funding case: NIA seizes Rs 48 lakh in cash from woman

The money was seized from K Pramodini, an employee of RIMS Imphal Manipur. 

Sep 01, 2018, 07:43 AM IST
After Kerala, floods wreaks havoc in Nagaland; 12 dead, 3,000 families displaced

After Kerala, floods wreaks havoc in Nagaland; 12 dead, 3,000 families displaced

Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio has sought help from the Centre and the countrymen in helping those affected by floods and landslides. 

Aug 31, 2018, 10:04 AM IST
Meghalaya bypoll results 2018: CM Conrad Sangma wins South Tura constituency

Meghalaya bypoll results 2018: CM Conrad Sangma wins South Tura constituency

The NPP president secured a total of 13,656 votes.

Aug 27, 2018, 11:14 AM IST
List of winners of South Tura, Ranikor constituencies in Meghalaya by-elections 2018

List of winners of South Tura, Ranikor constituencies in Meghalaya by-elections 2018

The bypoll results to two Assembly seats in Meghalaya –  South-Tura seat in West Garo Hills District and Ranikor in South West Khasi Hills District – will be declared on August 27, Monday.

Aug 27, 2018, 09:24 AM IST
Tripura tribal parties press for separate state, National Register of Citizens

Tripura tribal parties press for separate state, National Register of Citizens

Ruling BJP, opposition Congress and Communist Party of India-Marxist led Left Front have been strongly opposing the IPFT`s statehood demand.

Aug 23, 2018, 22:03 PM IST
We brought northeast closer to Delhi, says PM Modi during Independence Day speech

We brought northeast closer to Delhi, says PM Modi during Independence Day speech

PM Modi talked about the progress that India has made under his government and asserted that its rise is being hailed by the world.

Aug 15, 2018, 10:27 AM IST
Assam: Women passengers raped, murdered on train; bodies found dumped in toilets

Assam: Women passengers raped, murdered on train; bodies found dumped in toilets

Two accused, Bikash Das and Bipin Pandey, were arrested by the Assam Police from Dibrugarh district on Thursday night.

Jul 13, 2018, 19:33 PM IST
9 dead as landslide hits Manipur's Tamenglong

9 dead as landslide hits Manipur's Tamenglong

As many as nine people died on Wednesday after a landslide hit Manipur's Tamenglong, news agency ANI reported. Media reports suggest that the mishap took place in the wee hours of Wednesday.

Jul 11, 2018, 11:21 AM IST
Suspected Naga insurgent group NSCN(K) ambush, kill 2 Assam Rifles jawans, injure 4

Suspected Naga insurgent group NSCN(K) ambush, kill 2 Assam Rifles jawans, injure 4

Since 1980s, NSCN(K) has engaged in subversive activities, including attacks on security forces, extortion and looting.

Jun 17, 2018, 23:59 PM IST
Dust storm chokes North India; floods wreak havoc in northeast, rescue ops underway

Dust storm chokes North India; floods wreak havoc in northeast, rescue ops underway

Torrential rain and flood situation in northeast states wreaked havoc on Thursday with at least nine people losing their lives and thousands displaced.

Jun 15, 2018, 08:12 AM IST
Northeast reels under floods, thousands rendered homeless; IMD predicts more showers till June 15

Northeast reels under floods, thousands rendered homeless; IMD predicts more showers till June 15

Incessant rains lashing several parts of Kerala claimed two more lives on Wednesday, taking the toll in rain related incidents to 23.

Jun 13, 2018, 22:18 PM IST
Fresh violence in Shillong; Centre rushes forces, Army conduct Flag march

Fresh violence in Shillong; Centre rushes forces, Army conduct Flag march

After curfew was relaxed for eight hours yesterday, fresh clashes broke out on Sunday night, prompting police to use tear gas shells to quell the mobs.

Jun 05, 2018, 06:58 AM IST
Fresh violence in Shillong, more forces rushed as Army conducts flag march

Fresh violence in Shillong, more forces rushed as Army conducts flag march

Shillong has been on edge following clashes between residents of the city's Punjabi Line area and Khasi drivers of state-run buses. 

Jun 04, 2018, 17:15 PM IST
Curfew continues in parts of Shillong after night-long violence; Army conducts flag march

Curfew continues in parts of Shillong after night-long violence; Army conducts flag march

A day after violent clashes erupted between the police and an unruly mob, Army conducted flag march in some parts of the Meghalaya capital.

Jun 02, 2018, 17:44 PM IST
5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Arunachal Pradesh's Tezu, no casualties reported

5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Arunachal Pradesh's Tezu, no casualties reported

The 5.2-magnitude earthquake hit Tezu town in Arunachal Pradesh's Lohit district on Saturday.

Jun 02, 2018, 16:43 PM IST
PM Modi summons Tripura CM Biplab Deb over controversial statements: Report

PM Modi summons Tripura CM Biplab Deb over controversial statements: Report

Biplab Kumar Deb took charge of Tripura in March 2018.

Apr 29, 2018, 23:11 PM IST
Sikkim's Pawan Chamling becomes longest-serving CM in India, breaks Jyoti Basu's record

Sikkim's Pawan Chamling becomes longest-serving CM in India, breaks Jyoti Basu's record

Pawan Chamling first took office as the CM of Sikkim on December 12, 1994. 

Apr 29, 2018, 17:28 PM IST
Now, Tripura CM Biplab Deb suggests mechanical engineers should not join civil services

Now, Tripura CM Biplab Deb suggests mechanical engineers should not join civil services

In April 2018, Tripura CM Biplab Deb Deb had claimed that Internet and satellite communication existed in the days of Mahabharata.

Apr 28, 2018, 21:02 PM IST

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