Fair to highlight projects from northeast, east India

Kolkata: Hundreds of students from east and northeast India will showcase over 200 innovative projects and models at the 40th Eastern India Science Fair to begin Jan 6 in Kolkata.

Who killed Manipuri PhD student Zingran Kengoo?

Zingran Kengoo, 33, a PhD scholar from Mumbai's Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), was found murdered Wednesday night at his Kotla residence in south Delhi.

Northeast students protest in Delhi, laticharged by cops

Northeast students protesting at Raisina Hill here against the attacks on people from the northeartern states and demanding justice for the Nido Taniam, a student from Arunachal Pradesh who died in the national capital after allegedly beaten up, were laticharged by the Delhi Police on Friday.

Northeast students protest, demand anti-racism law

Demanding an anti-racism law, hundreds of students from the country`s northeastern states held a protest here Thursday.

Nido`s death: Shinde promises action against the guilty

A northeastern students` delegation led by Minister of State for Minority Affairs Ninong Ering Tuesday met Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde and demanded a judicial inquiry into the death of a youth from Arunachal Pradesh.

Nagaland CM, NESO urge PM for security for northeasterners

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio and the North East Students` Organisation (NESO) Saturday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to ensure security for students from the northeast in the national capital and other parts of the country.

`Delhi varsities asked to prevent harassment of NE students`

All Delhi-based universities have been directed to ensure that discrimination and harassment against Northeast students are prevented in their campuses.

Karnataka CM holds high-level meet as Northeast people flee Bangalore

Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar on Thursday held a high-level meeting in the wake of exodus of people from the Northeast.

Disgusted with crime, northeastern students plan protest

Students from the northeast are planning to hold a massive rally in the capital Friday to protest the rising number of crimes against the community.