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Irom Chanu Sharmila's mother meets her after 16 years

Irom Chanu Sharmila's mother meets her after 16 years

Irom Sharmila, who recently ended her fast-unto-death, had a pleasant surprise on Friday when her aged mother, Sakhi, came to meet her after 16 years.

IED blast in Assam, no one injured

In the run up to Independence Day, militants Thursday exploded an improvised explosive devise (IED) in Assam's Tinsukia district.

BSF camp targeted in Imphal, three civilians injured

BSF camp targeted in Imphal, three civilians injured

A powerful blast triggered by an Improvised Explosive Device allegedly targeting a BSF camp near Imphal in Manipur took place on Wednesday.

Tributes paid to former Arunachal chief minister Kalikho Pul in Itanagar

Tributes paid to former Arunachal chief minister Kalikho Pul in Itanagar

Locals on Wednesday morning paid homage to former Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Kalikho Pul, who was found dead under mysterious circumstances at his residence on Tuesday.

Let militants clear their doubts with my blood: Irom Sharmila on threat to her life

Let militants clear their doubts with my blood: Irom Sharmila on threat to her life

Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Sharmila has said that let militants clear their doubts with her blood.

'Iron Lady' Irom Chanu Sharmila ends epic fast against AFSPA, aspires to be Manipur CM

'Iron Lady' Irom Chanu Sharmila ends epic fast against AFSPA, aspires to be Manipur CM

'Iron Lady' Irom Chanu Sharmila, who ended her epic 16-year-long fast, said on Tuesday that she wants to become the Chief Minister of Manipur and remove the draconian AFSPA act.

Floods affect 19 lakh people in Assam, 20 killed; Rajnath Singh conducts aerial survey

Floods affect 19 lakh people in Assam, 20 killed; Rajnath Singh conducts aerial survey

As the flood situation in Assam continued to remain grim, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday conducted an aerial survey of flood-hit areas.

BSF trooper shoots dead young Muslim woman in Tripura after unsuccessful rape bid - Know what happened

A 24-year-old housewife from the minority Muslim community was allegedly shot dead by BSF trooper in Sonunamura`s Bangladesh border of Tripura on Friday.

'Pakka Indian ho?': Manipuri woman alleges racism, harassment at Delhi airport

'Pakka Indian ho?': Manipuri woman alleges racism, harassment at Delhi airport

A Manipuri woman has alleged racism and harassment at the Delhi airport by immigration officials.

Naga leader Isak Chisi Swu passes away in Delhi

Naga leader Isak Chisi Swu passes away in Delhi

Isak Chisi Swu, chairman of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN-Isak-Muivah), passed away on Tuesday.

Meghalaya bus mishap: 18 more bodies recovered from accident site

Eighteen more dead bodies were recovered on Thursday from the 500-feet deep gorge, taking to 25 the death toll in a bus accident in Meghalaya, police said.

Amid reports of threat from China, Army reviews security in northeast India

Amid reports of threat from China, Army reviews security in northeast India

Amid reports of a Chinese incursion in Arunachal Pradesh, Eastern Army Commander Lt Gen Praveen Bakshi has reviewed security situation in the northeastern border state, officials said on Wednesday.

Rebel Congress MLA expelled for anti-party activity in Tripura

Congress MLA Biswa Bandhu Sen has been expelled from the primary membership of the party for six years due to his anti-party activities.

PM Modi inaugurates new passenger trains for Northeast, says government sincere about development of region

PM Modi inaugurates new passenger trains for Northeast, says government sincere about development of region

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated new passenger trains for Northeast.

IIT Guwahati student found hanging at hostel room

IIT Guwahati student found hanging at hostel room

An IIT Guwahati student was found dead on Saturday at his hostel room, according to CNN News report.

Hot conditions in most parts of country, rains in northeast

Hot conditions in most parts of country, rains in northeast

Delhi witnessed a hot and sunny day but a duststrom in the evening brought the mercury down marginally, bringing some relief to the residents.

Earthquake measuring 3.7 on Richter scale strikes Assam

Earthquake measuring 3.7 on Richter scale strikes Assam

A mild earthquake measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale today shook the Cachar region of Assam.

After 16 years in captivity: Tripura man's surprise homecoming

According to Saha, "the militants were pleased as I never tried to run away from their camp".

5.4-magnitude earthquake strikes Meghalaya

5.4-magnitude earthquake strikes Meghalaya

An earthquake with magnitude in the Richter Scale rocked Meghalaya on Monday afternoon.

Sonia Gandhi appoints TN Haokip as Manipur Congress unit president

In a bid to prevent a Uttarakhand and Arunachal Pradesh-like political crisis in Manipur, Congress president Sonia Gandhi appointed TN Haokip as President of the Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), replacing Deputy Chief Minister Gaikhangam Gangmei.