North East News

AFSPA withdrawn from Tripura

  The Tripura government on Wednesday decide to lift Armed Forces Special Power Act (AFSPA) from the state, where the controversial law was in effect for the last 18 years to curb insurgency.

Meghalaya court sends Bangladesh leader to jail

 Former Bangladesh minister Salahuddin Ahmed, who was arrested here in Meghalaya for illegally entering India, was on Wednesday remanded to 14 days` judicial custody.

Three injured in IED blast in Meghalaya

 Three persons were on Wednesday injured when suspected Garo National Liberation Army militants today triggered a low-intensity IED blast at a busy market place in Tura town of Meghalaya's West Garo Hills district, police said.

Mizo govt memo on Bru repatriation

Mizoram government asked the Union Home Ministry to expedite release of fund meant for expenses of the resumption of repatriation of Brus from the six relief camps in neighbouring North Tripura district, scheduled to commence from the first week of June, a senior state home department official on Wednesday said.

Northeast essential component of PM Modi's 'India Vision': Jitendra Singh

Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Jitendra Singh, on Wednesday said the northeast is a priority with the NDA Government and an essential component of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'India Vision'.

Rs 53,000 crore allotted for development of Northeast: Harsimrat

The central government has allocated Rs.53,000 crore in the 2015-16 budget for development of the northeastern states and has also proposed to set up six agricultural universities, Union Food Processing Industries Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal said here.

Still studying uranium project in Meghalaya: Minister

Union Minister of State for Atomic Energy Jitendra Singh said on Tuesday that his department was still studying the proposed mining of uranium ore in Meghalaya.

Peace is prerequisite for all round development of North East: Kiren Rijiju

Peace is prerequisite for all-round development of the whole North East region, said Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju.

Arunachal an integral part of India: Rijiju

Arunachal Pradesh is an integral part of the country and the government is committed to protecting its territorial integrity, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said here on Tuesday.

Centre giving special attention to North-East: Badal

The Centre is paying special attention to north-eastern states through its Act East policy and has sanctioned thousands crores of rupees for development of the region, Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal said on Tuesday.

Nirbhay Sharma sworn-in as Governor of Mizoram

Lt General (Retd) Nirbhay Sharma was on Tuesday sworn-in as the Governor of Mizoram at the Durbar Hall of Raj Bhavan here.

Third Indo-Bangla bus service to be inaugurated by PM

A third India-Bangladesh friendship bus service connecting Dhaka, Shillong and Guwahati will be launched next month during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the neighbouring nation.

Centre to probe Rs 900 cr alleged corruption in Arunachal

An inquiry has been ordered to look into the allegations of corruption and siphoning off of development-related funds by the Arunachal Pradesh government, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said here on Monday.

Northeast MGNREGS employees to launch stir to hike wages

Over 13,000 employees employed in the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) in northeastern states would launch a stir from next month to regularise their jobs and attain uniformity in their salaries, a leaders said on Monday.

Manipur to play an important role in 'Act East Policy': Murli Manohar Joshi

Manipur has an important role to play in the successful implementation of India's 'Act East Policy', veteran BJP leader Muruli Manohar Joshi said on Monday.

Megresults.nic.in & Mbose.in Tura 12th HSSLC Arts Results 2015: Meghalaya Board HSSLC 12th Class Arts Board Exam Results 2015 declared
Megresults.nic.in & Mbose.in Tura 12th HSSLC Arts Results 2015: Meghalaya Board HSSLC 12th Class Arts Board Exam Results 2015 declared

Meghalaya Board HSSLC Class 12th Arts Results 2015 result have been declared on Monday, May 25, 2015.

Megresults.nic.in & Mbose.in Tura 10th SSLC Results 2015: Meghalaya Board SSLC 10th Class Board Exam Results 2015 declared
Megresults.nic.in & Mbose.in Tura 10th SSLC Results 2015: Meghalaya Board SSLC 10th Class Board Exam Results 2015 declared

The Meghalaya Board of School Education (MBOSE) declared the Meghalaya Board SSLC 10th Class Results 2015 on Monday, May 25, 2015.

Megresults.nic.in & Mbose.in Tura 10th SSLC Results 2015: Meghalaya Board SSLC 10th Class Board Exam Results 2015 to be announced today shortly
Megresults.nic.in & Mbose.in Tura 10th SSLC Results 2015: Meghalaya Board SSLC 10th Class Board Exam Results 2015 to be announced today shortly

The Meghalaya Board of School Education (MBOSE) will declare Meghalaya Board SSLC 10th Class Results 2015 on Monday, May 25, 2015 and students can check the MBOSE 10th Results 2015 on the MBOSE sites – mbose.in, megresults.nic.in and results.mbose.in

1200 kg drugs seized in Nagaland

Around 1200 kgs of drugs, worth Rs 50 lakh, were seized from a vehicle at Peducha check gate on National Highway 29 in Nagaland, police said on Sunday.

Tripura CM urges agricultural scientists to stop farmers' suicides

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar urged the scientific community in the agriculture and allied sectors to take suitable measures to stop farmers` suicides in the country.

24-hr bandh hits normal life in Imphal

Normal life was affected here during a 24-hr state-wide bandh called by three organisations on Saturday.

Naga insurgents losing steam, says Indian Army

The Indian Army is confident of handling any fresh violence unleashed by a Naga separatist faction operating from its bases in Myanmar, but will deal with the rebel challenge "very differently" this time, a top commander has said.

Nagaland CM inducts five more advisors with Cabinet status

Nagaland Chief Minister, TR Zeliang on Friday inducted five more advisors with Cabinet status into his one-year old NPF-led DAN ministry.

Congress responsible for rise of insurgency in north-east: Rijiju

Blaming the Congress-led UPA government's "misgovernance, mistreatment and neglect" for the rise of insurgency in the north-east, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Friday appealed to the youth to shun violence and come back to the mainstream.

BNP leader stable, to be shifted to NEIGRIHMS

The condition of the arrested Bangladesh Nationalist Party leader Salahuddin Ahmed is stable and he will be shifted to North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) here for better treatment.

Amidst controversy new Tripura Ggovernor takes charge

Amidst controversy over his Hindutva ideology, BJP leader Tathagata Roy took charge as the 16th governor of Left-ruled Tripura on Wednesday.