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Six of a family killed in road accident

Six of a family killed in road accident

At least six members of a family were killed in a road accident in Balikuchi village on Kamarkuchi-Paikarkuchi road in Assam`s Nalbari district.

Dec 17, 2017, 12:44 PM IST
Tibetans holding key govt posts in Arunachal threatening national security, alleges NGO

Tibetans holding key govt posts in Arunachal threatening national security, alleges NGO

The Green Arunachal Foundation (GAF) has allegedly claimed that two "Tibetans" are working as state government officials in Arunachal Pradesh.

Dec 16, 2017, 17:49 PM IST
Watch: Want to develop Meghalaya as a top tourist destination in India, says PM Modi

Watch: Want to develop Meghalaya as a top tourist destination in India, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the Shillong-Nongstoin-Rongjeng-Tura Road in Shillong.

Dec 16, 2017, 16:18 PM IST
Ahead of 2018 polls, Nagaland CM TR Zeliang inducts 6 new ministers

Ahead of 2018 polls, Nagaland CM TR Zeliang inducts 6 new ministers

Portfolios of the new ministers are yet to be announced.

Dec 16, 2017, 16:14 PM IST
Want to make Meghalaya top tourist destination: PM Modi

Want to make Meghalaya top tourist destination: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led centre wants to make Meghalaya a top tourist destination. 

Dec 16, 2017, 15:01 PM IST
Modi launches BJP campaign in Mizoram, focuses on lack of connectivity in North East

Modi launches BJP campaign in Mizoram, focuses on lack of connectivity in North East

The Prime Minister inaugurated a Hydro Electric Power Project project in Mizoram. 

Dec 16, 2017, 13:01 PM IST
PM Modi to kick-start BJP election campaign in poll-bound Mizoram, Meghalaya today

PM Modi to kick-start BJP election campaign in poll-bound Mizoram, Meghalaya today

State Assembly elections in both the states are scheduled to be held in 2018

Dec 16, 2017, 08:43 AM IST
PM Modi to inaugurate slew of projects in Meghalaya, Mizoram on Saturday

PM Modi to inaugurate slew of projects in Meghalaya, Mizoram on Saturday

Elections to the 60-member Meghalaya Assembly are scheduled to be held on February-March 2018.

Dec 15, 2017, 23:26 PM IST
PM Modi to address rallies in Mizoram and Meghalaya

PM Modi to address rallies in Mizoram and Meghalaya

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to visit Mizoram and Meghalaya on Saturday to address public rallies and inaugurate development projects.

Dec 15, 2017, 17:09 PM IST
Minor gang-raped in Manipur, set afire after reporting to police

Minor gang-raped in Manipur, set afire after reporting to police

A minor girl in Manipur was on Friday set afire after being allegedly gang-raped by three men.

Dec 15, 2017, 08:41 AM IST
Will seek Arunachal, Nagaland help to battle Ulfa: Assam DGP

Will seek Arunachal, Nagaland help to battle Ulfa: Assam DGP

"Operations have already been intensified against the militants and we have already arrested three persons for their suspected role in the killings," DGP Mukesh Sahay said.

Dec 12, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Moderate intensity earthquake jolts Meghalaya

Moderate intensity earthquake jolts Meghalaya

Shillong: A moderate earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale hit Meghalaya on Monday morning. Officials at the Regional Seismological Centre here said the epicentre was at a depth of 60 km in

Dec 11, 2017, 09:58 AM IST
Tripura speaker recognises six TMC deserters as BJP MLAs

Tripura speaker recognises six TMC deserters as BJP MLAs

The BJP, which failed to open its account in Tripura in the 2013 Assembly polls, now has six MLAs, with Speaker R C Debnath recognising the lawmakers, who deserted the TMC, as members of the saffron

Dec 10, 2017, 18:58 PM IST
75 - 80 per cent of insurgency problems in northeast have ended: Rajnath Singh

75 - 80 per cent of insurgency problems in northeast have ended: Rajnath Singh

About 75-80 per cent insurgency problems in the northeast have come to an end, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday.

Dec 08, 2017, 15:07 PM IST
Sikkim CM Pawan Kumar Chamling's younger brother assails SDF rule, floats new party

Sikkim CM Pawan Kumar Chamling's younger brother assails SDF rule, floats new party

RN Chamling floated a new party called Sikkim Rajya Manch at a public meeting at Sribadam in West Sikkim.

Dec 07, 2017, 20:37 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to visit Meghalaya on December 16

PM Narendra Modi to visit Meghalaya on December 16

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Meghalaya, where elections are due early next year, on December 16 to launch the BJP campaign and inaugurate a party office in the state.

Dec 07, 2017, 16:56 PM IST
Congress will get majority in Assembly elections: Meghalaya CM

Congress will get majority in Assembly elections: Meghalaya CM

Assembly elections are due in Meghalaya early next year.

Dec 06, 2017, 19:16 PM IST
Tribal family sells child for Rs 200 in Tripura, third incident this year

Tribal family sells child for Rs 200 in Tripura, third incident this year

Another case of selling of a child has come to light in Communist-ruled Tripura after a tribal man confessed to the crime.

Dec 06, 2017, 15:51 PM IST
BJP demands President's Rule in Tripura

BJP demands President's Rule in Tripura

BJP on Tuesday demanded President's Rule in Tripura ahead of Assembly elections due in February 2018.

Dec 05, 2017, 16:50 PM IST

Manipur gets its first LED village

The Kakmayai village of Manipur`s Thoubal district has become the first village of the state to be illuminated with new technology of light-emitting diode (LED) lamps.

Dec 03, 2017, 23:41 PM IST

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