Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Sunday assured people from North-East that the Centre will take adequate steps so that they get a safe environment in every part of the country.
Congress leader Manish Tewari described the attack on a couple hailing from the North-East of the country as unfortunate and called for swift action against the guilty.
An accused named in the charge sheet in the Nido Tania murder case here in January was granted bail by a Delhi court on Monday.
CPI(M) on Thursday said it would not demand repeal of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) from the North-East, but favoured it be given a human face.
ULFA-Independent and five other North East militant outfits have jointly called a boycott of Republic Day celebrations and a general strike that day in the entire region.
The Election Commission (EC) should not transgress on the powers of Parliament, senior Rajya Sabha Member Shantaram Naik said on Friday.
An earthquake of moderate intensity today rocked the entire north eastern region, but there was no report of any injury to people or damage to property.
ICFRE, an autonomous body under the union ministry of environment and forests, has undertaken a study to assess the impact of climate change in the northeastern region.
RK Singh said that the insurgency ridden north eastern region of the country has now become more peaceful than earlier.
In groups small and large, people from the North-East who fled cities like Bangalore and Pune have started returning to work.
August 29 seizure of US-made M-16 rifle and UK-made bullet-proof jacket came through terrorist outlets operating in the North-East.
N-E students and professionals, who had fled Maha and K`taka and other states, have begun returning to their respective workplace and institutions.
Illegal immigrants were to be blamed for triggering the mass exodus of northeastern people from southern states, BJP president Nitin Gadkari has said.
Facebook said it will remove content, block pages or even disable accounts of those users who upload contents that incite violence.
Voicing its support for full freedom of the Internet, the US has urged India to maintain respect for fundamental freedoms.
India is planning to take the help of the United States in tracking the origins of offensive web content used to scare North-East people.
A Pak-based hardline group is suspected to have been involved in doctoring images and spreading them across social networking sites to incite Muslims and create scare among northeast people.
The Centre said adequate protection is being given by state govts in the South to people of the NE fleeing on rumours of attacks .
A day after Goa government reassured people from the North-East of their security, the state police on Saturday warned against the spread of an MMS.
Pune is still coming to terms with what could have been a potentially catastrophic serial bomb explosions a few days back.
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