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Central BJP team visits Tripura after attacks

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 14:40

A central team of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday visited Tripura to take stock of the situation following attacks on party cadres allegedly by supporters of the ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M).

Panel suggests separate law to protect NE people from attacks

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 11:26

A separate law with specific provisions to protect people from the northeast living in different parts of the country along with amendment of sections of IPC has been suggested by a committee set up after increased attacks on citizens from the region.

Manipuri youth murder: 5 accused sent to JC till Aug 7

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 22:56

A Delhi court Thursday remanded five accused, arrested for allegedly murdering a 29-year-old youth from Manipur, in 14 days judicial custody.

NE people assaulted in dist. Court: HC issues contempt notice

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 22:09

The Delhi High Court Thursday issued show cause notices to two lawyers asking them why criminal contempt proceedings should not be initiated against them for allegedly abusing and manhandling persons from the Northeast.

Northeast govts should pressurise Centre to protect NE people: NSF

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 13:05

In the wake of the alleged killing of a Manipuri man in the national Capital, the Naga Students` Federation has urged the state governments of the north eastern region to jointly pressurise the Centre to check the alleged inhuman treatment meted out to the people of the region in metropolitan cities.

Breather for Tihar Jail as Mandoli Jail to be ready by Dec

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 20:59

The load of inmates on Tihar Jail will lesson by December this year as the construction work of Mandoli Jail complex in Northeast Delhi nears its completion.

NDFB(S) militant killed in encounter in Assam

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 22:01

Security forces gunned down a militant of National Democratic Force of Boroland`s Songbijit faction (NDFB-S) in an encounter in Assam`s Kokrajhar district, a defence spokesman said Tuesday.

Growing attacks on people from Northeast find echo in LS

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 16:14

The issue of growing attacks and sexual assaults on people from the Northeast in different parts of the country, especially in Delhi, was raised in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday by a Congress member.

Assam Congress headed for split over Tarun Gogoi

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 11:10

The Assam unit of the Congress party is apparently divided over the continuation of Tarun Gogoi as Chief Minister as over 40 dissident MLAs have threatened to dislodge him as the leader of Congress Legislature Party (ACLP) if the central leadership fails to pay heed to their demand.

Nagaland CM congratulates new Governor Acharya

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 12:36

Nagaland Chief Minister T R Zeliang has congratulated Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya on being appointed as the Governor of the state.

Nagaland CM requests Arun Jaitley for financial support

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 13:46

Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang has requested Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to bail out the state from the current financial crisis.

Tripura votes for gram panchayats

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 13:42

Hundreds of thousands of people voted to elect three-tier gram panchayats in Left-ruled Tripura.