ISL 2015: Kerala Blasters vs FC Goa - Peview
ISL 2015: Kerala Blasters vs FC Goa - Peview

Goa will hope to join ATK and Delhi in the semi-finals

Newly elected Mizoram MLA Lal Thanzara sworn-in

Lal Thanzara, who was elected in the by-election to Aizawl North-III assembly recently, was on Friday sworn-in at a simple programme.

Congress wins Mizoram Assembly seat

Former Mizoram health minister Lal Thanzara of Congress was on Tuesday declared elected in the bypoll to Aizawl North-III Assembly seat.

Northeast should have special funds for filmmaking: Manipuri director

Manipuri movie maestro Aribam Syam Sharma, for whom a special retrospective will be held at the 46th IFFI, is glad that films from northeast India are finding increased presence at film galas in the country. He however says filmmakers from the region need financial support from the government to make more movies.

Villagers give Right of Passage to elephants in Assam

Marking a milestone in efforts to secure a crucial elephant corridor in the Northeast, residents of Ram Terang village in Assam's Karbi Anglong district now have a new address - New Ram Terang village.

Two mutilated bodies found at a bomb blast site in Manipur

Two mutilated bodies were found at the the site of a powerful bomb explosion near the residence of an MLA in Manipur's Thoubal district.

Police officer arrested for looting bank's money in Assam

The officer-in-charge of a police station here was arrested today on the charges of hatching a conspiracy of looting a private bank's money while being transported to its ATM last week.

Delhi to get three new hostels for students from Northeast

Three new hostels for students from the Northeast will be constructed in Delhi.

Northeast emerging as new education hub
Northeast emerging as new education hub

The Northeast region is going through a phase of development, and education will be the next sector which the region would seek to excel.

Sikkim urban bodies election held peacefully

Voting for the 53 wards in the Sikkim Urban Local Bodies election was held peacefully in all the 94 polling stations in four districts of the state today, officials said.

Four northeastern schools qualify for Subroto Cup junior boys quarterfinals
Four northeastern schools qualify for Subroto Cup junior boys quarterfinals

Four schools from the northeast made it to the quarterfinals of the junior boys (Under-17) section of the 56th Subroto Cup football tournament after victories in their respective matches here on Sunday.

7,11,111 voters in Mizoram in draft voters list

There were 7,11,111 voters in the draft voters lists published in all the eight districts in Mizoram in which women voters outnumbered their male counterparts by 14,113.

Govt bans Naga rebel group NSCN(K) for five years

The central government on Wednesday banned Naga rebel group National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Khaplang) for five years.

Divide Manipur into two union territories, say MPs from Northeast

As Manipur continues to simmer over the passing of three landmark bills by the state government in a special Assembly called by Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh, tribal parliamentarians from the Northeast have suggested that the "creation of two union territories" out of existing Manipur is the only solution for the prevailing impasse that has claimed the lives of eight civilians in the recent clash.

1.30 crore govt-built toilets non-functional: Birender Singh

Union Drinking Water and Sanitation Minister Chaudhary Birender Singh on Wednesday revealed that 1.30 crore government-built toilets remained non-functional as beneficiaries still preferred open-defecation.

Why it is time to stop addressing Northeastern states as Northeastern states

Anindita Das

How often have we heard people from South India complain that they are tired of being referred to as Madrasis or for that matter as Mallus? Apart from really annoying our friends down South, what does this really mean?

Two govt offices burnt down in Manipur's Churachandpur

Violence and arson continued in Manipur's trouble-torn Churachandpur town where two government office buildings were burnt down by agitators while the four-day-old indefinite curfew was relaxed for some hours on Thursday.

Manipur 'very tense' after eight die in violence, Centre monitoring situation
Manipur 'very tense' after eight die in violence, Centre monitoring situation

Manipur continues to be tense after eight people died and over 31 injured due to arson, violence and clashes between mobs and police in Churachandpur district even as curfew continued on Wednesday.

Five killed, 27 injured in Manipur

Five people were killed and 27 others injured in violence at Churachandpur town in Manipur during a 12-hour bandh called by tribal student organisations in protest against three bills passed by the Assembly even as curfew remained in force today amid reports of outbreak of fresh violence.

Create jobs to curb terrorism in northeast: Tripura CM

The newly-restructured National Skill Development Mission (NSDM) should create jobs in the north-east to put a stop to terrorism in the region, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said here on Thursday.