756 people arrested in arms case in Nagaland

Kohima: A total of 756 people were arrested in 671 cases of arms and ammunition during the last five years in Nagaland, Home Minister Y Patton informed the state Assembly today.

Gogoi's visits to 18 countries cost exchequer Rs 43 lakh

Guwahati: Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi's official overseas trips to 18 countries since assuming office in 2001 cost the state exchequer Rs.43,44,353 but yielded just one MoU, the Assam government has revealed.

Tripura launches probe into hoarding of flight tickets

Agartala: Tripura Police's Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has launched a probe into hoarding of flight tickets and manipulation of their rates, officials said here Monday.

Modi promotes northeast as tourist destination

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday sought to promote India`s northeast as a tourist destination and urged people to visit the region if they wanted to see the beauty of nature.

ICMR to study large number of malaria deaths in northeast

A team of experts from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) would study the virulent form of malaria that has claimed a large number of lives in northeastern states, an official said here Wednesday.

Union Road Transport minister relaxes norms for N-E states

Union Road Transport and Highway Minister Nitin Gadkari has consented to relax norms for the North Eastern states, particularly Arunachal Pradesh, to promote less experienced contractors for executing the Trans-Arunachal Highway project.

Union Road Transport minister relaxes norms for Northeast states

Union Road Transport and Highway Minister Nitin Gadkari has consented to relax norms for the northeastern states, particularly Arunachal Pradesh, to promote less experienced contractors for executing the Trans-Arunachal Highway project.

JD-U opposes extension of AFSPA in Northeast

JD-U on Wednesday questioned in the Rajya Sabha the decision to extend Armed Forces Special Powers Act in Northeast, wondering as to why it is being done there despite massive protests in the region.

Huge concern that family of former MP racially abused in Bangalore: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday criticised the spurt of racial attacks in Bangalore on people from the Northeast after the daughter of former police commissioner and MP HT Sangliana's daughter Rachel allegedly faced harassment, adding that it was a matter of huge concern that the family of such an esteemed personality had to face such an assault.

Northeast to be made commercial hub of Southeast Asia: Centre

Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said Saturday India's northeast region would be made a "trading and commercial hub of Southeast Asia".

 India's northeast is Natural Economic Zone: PM Modi
India's northeast is Natural Economic Zone: PM Modi

Describing India's northeast as a "Natural Economic Zone", Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday announced a slew of packages to develop the region that included a special scholarship for 10,000 students and development of rail, air, road, and digital connectivity.

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Tripura's CM Manik Sarkar invites PM Modi to address his Cabinet

In an unexpected move, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, heading the only Leftist regime in the country, has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address the state Cabinet.

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Narendra Modi calls for 'SMART' policing at key national security meet
Narendra Modi calls for 'SMART' policing at key national security meet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing a a gathering on the concluding day of the 49th Conference of DGs and IGs of police in Guwahati on Sunday, on the second day of his visit to the northeast.

PM Modi flags off 1st train connecting Meghalaya

Meghalaya on Saturday came on the country's rail map more than six decades after independence, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagging off the first train to the northeastern state and favouring privatisation of railway stations.

India will not develop till Northeast develops, tweets PM Narendra Modi

Ahead of his visit to the five northeastern states, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter on Saturday and said that “India will not develop until northeast develops”.

Militancy is a cottage industry in northeast: NSG chief

Observing that tackling terrorism was becoming a complex issue with terrorists accessing sophisticated technology, National Security Guard (NSG) Director General J.N. Choudhury Friday said militancy has become a "cottage industry" in northeast India.