'Insurgence to Resurgence': NEF second edition's theme

The North East Festival (NEF) is back with the second edition. Starting Nov 7, the four-day fest's theme is Insurgence to Resurgence.

EC deploys 36 observers for polls in 3 NE states

The Election Commission has deployed 36 observers for monitoring the flow of illegal cash and other inducements during the upcoming assembly polls in Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura.

NE states ask for higher allocation of funds for development

Northeastern states on Thursday strongly pitched for higher allocation of central funds for various developments projects, saying additional resources would accelerate growth and improve infrastructure in the remote region.