north east India

Arunachal Pradesh seeks to become adventure tourism hotspot

Arunachal Pradesh seeks to become adventure tourism hotspot

Being a sensitive state, foreign tourists visiting in groups of two or more require the Protected Area Permit for a period 30 days. Domestic tourists also require an Inner Line Permit.

Nov 30, 2016, 04:22 AM IST
Itanagar: An understated tourist spot

Itanagar: An understated tourist spot

Situated at a distance of about 10 km from Itanagar, the Naharlagun railway station was inaugurated in 2014.

Aug 31, 2016, 08:22 AM IST
Why should Cherrapunjee be a top choice for solo female travelers?

Why should Cherrapunjee be a top choice for solo female travelers?

In recent times, people like Sapna Bhavnani have commented that it is in fact true that Indian women do not travel alone and have determined to change this scenario.

Dec 01, 2015, 11:08 AM IST

Kiren Rijiju targets Jawaharlal Nehru over betraying north east India

Kiren Rijiju targets Jawaharlal Nehru over betraying north east India.

Nov 02, 2015, 11:31 AM IST
North East Festival to focus on tourism

North East Festival to focus on tourism

To be held in October here, the third edition of the North East Festival -- with tourism as the main focus -- will have many attractions including football and music.

Sep 01, 2015, 08:16 AM IST

Army chief to visit northeast for security review

 Army chief General Dalbir Singh left here on Friday to review the security situation in the northeastern states.

Jul 17, 2015, 18:05 PM IST

Rajnath in Assam, to address northeast CMs meet on Saturday

 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh arrived here on Friday to address the chief ministers of the eight northeastern states on Saturday. He is likely to review the law and order situation in the region.

Jul 10, 2015, 21:32 PM IST

Manipur ambush: How Army carried out cross-border operation in Myanmar

The India Army on Tuesday engaged two separate groups of militants along the Indo-Myanmar border as part of major counter operations after the Manipur ambush.

Jun 10, 2015, 00:00 AM IST

Manipur ambush: Indian Army hits back, kills insurgents in Myanmar

In a pro-active strike, Army Tuesday carried out an operation along the India-Myanmar border inflicting "significant casualties" on two groups of Northeast insurgents, suspected to be involved in t

Jun 09, 2015, 23:20 PM IST

Indian Army targets NE insurgents along Myanmar border

In a pro-active strike, Army Tuesday carried out an operation along the India-Myanmar border inflicting "significant casualties" on two groups of Northeast insurgents, suspected to be involved in t

Jun 09, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

North East made immense contribution to nation: President Pranab

Upholding the importance of the North Eastern states of India, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said despite their paltry population, the states of the region have made immense contribution to the country.

Apr 11, 2015, 18:41 PM IST
Brief total lunar eclipse before dawn in the US on April 4

Brief total lunar eclipse before dawn in the US on April 4

As sky lovers gear up for a total lunar eclipse this weekend, the celestial event will also be viewable for a brief period in western North America on April 4th before dawn.

Mar 31, 2015, 13:34 PM IST
Total lunar eclipse on April 4, to be visible in North East of India

Total lunar eclipse on April 4, to be visible in North East of India

Star gazers can gear up for another celestial treat – a total lunar eclipse, next weekend.

Mar 25, 2015, 17:07 PM IST

Centre to hold meeting of NE chief ministers on terror: Kiren Rijiju

 The central government would soon hold a meeting with all chief ministers of the eight northeastern states to discuss the security threat by jihadi groups, union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijju said here on Friday.

Dec 19, 2014, 22:13 PM IST

NCW to set up North East cell

The National Commission for Women (NCW) will establish a cell in the North-East considering cases related to the region.

Jan 16, 2014, 23:40 PM IST

Northeast arts and crafts fest underway in Delhi

In an effort to bring the culture, music, food and fashion of the north-eastern states of the country to Delhi, the second edition of the North East Fest is underway in the capital.

Oct 29, 2013, 08:52 AM IST

Oil India to invest Rs 12,000 cr in North East by 2017

Oil India Ltd said Tuesday it plans to invest Rs 12,000 crore in the North East by 2017 on projects, including expansion of exploration work and diversification of business.

Jul 02, 2013, 17:47 PM IST

Nine N-E climbers scale Mt Everest

It was a `red letter day` for the Indian mountaineering fraternity as nine more climbers from North East India scaled the Mount Everest and raised the tricolor on Saturday.

May 19, 2013, 13:47 PM IST

Now, get to polling station using Google Map

Indian electors can now locate their polling stations and access other electoral information online using Google Maps, an official said here Saturday.

Dec 15, 2012, 13:54 PM IST

Arunachal: 39 marooned people rescued by IAF

At least 39 marooned people including 12 children were stranded between the branches of Lohit river since last four days in the Lohit district.

Sep 22, 2012, 21:31 PM IST