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.

World War II era mortar shells found in Imphal

Three mortar shells, believed to be from the World War II era, were found in Motbung area in Senapati district, a senior police officer said today.

Centre ready for talks if insurgents give up violence: Rajnath Singh

Centre ready for talks if insurgents give up violence: Rajnath Singh

 Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said the Centre was ready for talks with insurgent groups in the Northeast if they shun violence.

Sons kill father for sexually assaulting sister, ill-treating mother

Sons kill father for sexually assaulting sister, ill-treating mother

Two men surrendered before the Kamalpur police station on Tuesday confessing that they killed their father after finding out that the latter raped their sister.

IED blast outside retail outlet in Manipur

An employee of a two-wheeler retail outlet was injured after unidentified miscreants exploded an IED in the city's commercial hub, a police official said today.

Counter-insurgency operation yielding results in Meghalaya: Governor

Meghalaya Governor V Shanmuganathan today said the counter-insurgency operations were effective and yielded positive results in the state and the government had adopted a strategy to address the root cause of militancy.

Local BJP, AGP workers protest against alliance decision in Assam

A large section of local leaders and the workers of BJP and AP across the Brahmaputra Valley today burnt effigies of senior party leaders and threatened to put up independent candidates against the official nominee.

Nagaland chief minister tries to turn table on Manipur

Accused of making a "seditious" and "communal" speech in Manipur, Nagaland Chief Minister T.R. Zeliang has in turn said it`s the government in Imphal that should be charged with sedition and communalism for passing three "anti-tribal" bills.

Human rights activist Irom Sharmila re-arrested, to be charged with attempt to suicide by fasting

Human rights activist Irom Sharmila re-arrested, to be charged with attempt to suicide by fasting

Manipur’s human rights activist Irom Chanu Sharmila was on Wednesday re-arrested after her health condition declined further.

Railway budget neglected northeast, says Tripura government

Tripura's Left Front government Thursday night criticised Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu for neglecting the northeastern states in the 2016-17 rail budget.

Tuki lashes out at RSS, BJP, says Cong govts in NE targeted

Tuki also alleged that Governor J P Rajkhowa and Union Minister Kiren Rijiju worked "to overthrow his democratically elected popular government".