North East News

Man awarded 5 yrs RI for sending extortion note in Arunachal

A man has been sentenced to five years rigorous imprisonment by a court for sending an extortion note to a businessman.

TBSE Tripura Board Madhyamik Result 2015 declared on tripuraresults.nic.in
TBSE Tripura Board Madhyamik Result 2015 declared on tripuraresults.nic.in

The Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) on Wednesday declared the Tripura Board Class 10 Madhyamik Pariksha Result 2015.

Tripura Board Class 10th Results 2015: TBSE Madhyamik Results 2015 to be announced today on tripuraresults.nic.in

The Tripura Board Class 10th Result 2015 will be announced today, Wednesday June 03.

Tripura Board Class 10th Result 2015 to be announced today on June 3 on tripuraresults.nic.in

The Tripura Board Class10th Result 2015 will be announced today, Wednesday June 03.

Identification of bonafide Mizoram residents begin

With identification of bonafide residents of Mizoram beginning at the Kaskau relief camp today, the resumption of the process of repatriation of Brus from the six relief camps in north Tripura officially began today.

Gogoi accuses centre of backtracking on Act East Policy

 Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday accused the Modi Government at the Centre of 'back tracking' on its 'Act East Policy'.

Bru repatriation process to resume today

The process of repatriation of Bru refugees to Mizoram from relief camps in Tripura would resume on Tuesday.

High corruption in Arunachal: Guv Rajkhowa

 Arunachal Pradesh Governor Jyoti Prashad Rajkhowa, who was sworn in on Monday, has admitted high corruption in the state and called for concerted efforts to root out the menace.

Bru repatriation process to resume on Tuesday

The process of repatriation of Bru refugees to Mizoram from relief camps in Tripura would resume on Tuesday, a senior official said.

JP Rajkhowa sworn in as Arunachal Pradesh Governor

Former IAS officer Jyoti Prasad Rajkhowa was sworn in as the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh on Monday.

High corruption in Arunachal Pradesh: Governor Rajkhowa

Arunachal Pradesh Governor Jyoti Prashad Rajkhowa, who was sworn in on Monday, has admitted high corruption in the state and called for concerted efforts to root out the menace.

New Arunachal Governor sworn in

Former Assam chief secretary Jyoti Prashad Rajkhowa was on Monday sworn in as the 19th Governor of Arunachal Pradesh in a ceremony at the Darbar Hall of the Raj Bhawan here.

Trial run for Kolkata-Agartala Bus service via Dhaka begins

A trial run of the Kolkata-Agartala direct bus service via Dhaka began on Monday.

Militants fire in Meghalaya, 4 injured

Four persons, including a CRPF commando, were injured when suspected militants lobbed a grenade and opened fire at a transport weigh bridge in Meghalaya's North Garo Hills district early today.

Nagaland keen on increasing revenue from mining

 Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang on Saturday met Steel and Mines Minister Narendra Singh Tomar to deliberate on ways to increase the revenue of the Northeastern state from mining.

Tripura CM praises Bangladesh for its role against militants

 Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Friday praised Bangladesh for its active role against militants in the state using its territory, saying that India's neighbour has played a vital role in returning peace.

Tripura HC curtails doctors' private practice

The Tripura High Court has directed government doctors to restrict their private practice to a maximum of three hours daily during working days, an official said here Saturday.

Heritage Study to replace Alternative English in Nagaland

To preserve and promote the tradition and culture of the indigenous tribes of the state, Nagaland will be replacing Alternative English with “Heritage Study” from Classes 5-8 from the next academic session.

Trial run of Kolkata-Agartala bus service via Dhaka on June 1

 A trial run of the Kolkata-Agartala direct bus service via Dhaka will be held on June 1, Tripura transport minister Manik Dey on Friday said.

Congress in Nagaland hits out at Centre for withdrawing special category status

Congress on Friday lambasted the BJP government at the Centre for withdrawing the special category status from the north eastern States, including Nagaland saying it will leave them in lurch.

Defamation case against Bru leader transferred to Aizawl court

A defamation case against Mizoram Bru Displaced People's Forum (MBDPF) president A Sawibunga was transferred to a Aizawl court from Mamit district court after his plea to transfer it outside the state was dismissed.

Project underway to make Agartala airport international: AAI Chief

 The Airports Authority of India (AAI) is upgrading Agartala airport to international standards by providing world-class facilities, top official said here.

BJP hails revocation of AFSPA from Tripura, credits Modi

The BJP on Thursday hailed the Tripura government's decision to revoke the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), which gives security forces sweeping powers and judicial immunity in conflict-hit areas.

Lifting of AFSPA in Tripura hailed as victory for sanity

 Tripura government's decision to withdraw AFSPA from the state was on Thursday hailed by former Home Minister P Chidambaram as victory for sanity and humanity while Hurriyat's moderate faction hoped it will serve as an "eye opener" for political parties in Jammu and Kashmir.

NIA arrests 'finance secretary' of Naga insurgent group

Self-styled Finance Secretary of banned Nagaland insurgent group NSCN (K) was on Thursday arrested by National Investigation Agency (NIA).

BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed readmitted to Meghalaya hospital

Bangladesh National Party leader Salahuddin Ahmed, who was remanded to 14 day judicial custody yesterday, has been readmitted to North Eastern Indira Gandhi Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGIHMS) barely hours later after he complained of chest pain.

Jitendra Singh announces Rs 325 crores worth of projects for Northeast region

Minister of State for Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER) Dr Jitendra Singh has announced projects worth Rs 325 crores for the Northeast region on the occasion of completion of one year of NDA Government.

Chidambaram welcomes withdrawal of AFSPA from Tripura

 Former Home Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday hailed the Tripura government's decision to withdraw the AFSPA from the state, saying it is a victory for sanity and humanity.

Manipur Speaker disqualifies three Trinamool Congress MLAs

 Speaker of Manipur Assembly Th Lokeshwar Singh has disqualified three All India Trinamool Congress MLAs under the Anti-Defection law in the 10th Schedule of the Constitution.