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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
Months after quitting TMC, former footballer Bhaichung Bhutia launches new political party 'Hamro Sikkim'

Months after quitting TMC, former footballer Bhaichung Bhutia launches new political party 'Hamro Sikkim'

The former India captain's newly launched political party would be called ''Hamro Sikkim'

Apr 26, 2018, 17:22 PM IST
NDMA to conduct mock exercise on earthquake in northeast

NDMA to conduct mock exercise on earthquake in northeast

Preparedness measures required to be taken at individual, societal and institutional levels to minimise the effects of an earthquake were discussed.

Apr 25, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
China, India agree to resume Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through Nathu La route in Sikkim in 2018

China, India agree to resume Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through Nathu La route in Sikkim in 2018

Ministry of External Affairs organises Kailash Mansarovar Yatra from June to September each year through two different routes - Lipulekh Pass (Uttarakhand) and Nathu La Pass (Sikkim). 

Apr 22, 2018, 18:37 PM IST
Ceasefire pact with Nagaland insurgent groups extended for one more year

Ceasefire pact with Nagaland insurgent groups extended for one more year

The ceasefire agreement is between the central government and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Reformation and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Neopao Konyak/Kitovi.

Apr 20, 2018, 22:57 PM IST
New government does first major Tripura police reshuffle

New government does first major Tripura police reshuffle

The BJP-led government on Sunday issued the transfer and posting orders of 66 senior police officials in Tripura.

Apr 08, 2018, 18:18 PM IST
After crushing CPI-M in Tripura, BJP eyes the state's Lok Sabha seats

After crushing CPI-M in Tripura, BJP eyes the state's Lok Sabha seats

BJP has renewed attempts to wrest Tripura's two Lok Sabha seats from the CPI-M in the 2019 General Elections.

Apr 08, 2018, 16:53 PM IST
CBI files three more FIRs in four staged shootout deaths in Manipur

CBI files three more FIRs in four staged shootout deaths in Manipur

The FIRs were filed by the CBI on Wednesday following the Supreme Court's March 12 order on writ petitions filed by the families of the deceased. 

Mar 30, 2018, 23:51 PM IST
India to fortify vigil along Bangladesh borders: Tripura CM

India to fortify vigil along Bangladesh borders: Tripura CM

India will strengthen vigilance along the Bangladesh border, Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb said on Wednesday.

Mar 21, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
Tripura Deputy CM Jishnu Deb Burman wins Charilam Assembly seat

Tripura Deputy CM Jishnu Deb Burman wins Charilam Assembly seat

Tripura Deputy CM Jishnu Deb Burman on Thursday won the election from the Charilam (ST) Assembly constituency.

Mar 16, 2018, 00:53 AM IST
Last batch of GNLA cadres surrender in Meghalaya

Last batch of GNLA cadres surrender in Meghalaya

The remaining cadres of the GNLA surrendered before the Meghalaya government on Thursday.

Mar 16, 2018, 00:43 AM IST
Eye on China: IAF lands its largest transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster in Arunachal Pradesh's Tuting

Eye on China: IAF lands its largest transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster in Arunachal Pradesh's Tuting

Troops of India and China were locked in a 73-day-long standoff in Doklam from June 16, 2017.

Mar 13, 2018, 22:58 PM IST
Family cries foul, demands justice in soldier suicide case

Family cries foul, demands justice in soldier suicide case

Timrawon Muiwo, bereaved wife of the deceased jawan, raised doubts over his death.

Mar 10, 2018, 22:27 PM IST
Biplab Deb to be sworn-in as Tripura CM on Friday; PM Modi expected to attend

Biplab Deb to be sworn-in as Tripura CM on Friday; PM Modi expected to attend

The BJP-IPFT combine swept to power in Tripura on March 3, 2018, ending 25 years of uninterrupted rule of the CPI(M)-led Left Front.

Mar 09, 2018, 00:14 AM IST

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