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  • Govt extends time limit to appeal against exclusion from NRC
    New Delhi, August 20 (IANS): The Union Home Ministry on Tuesday increased from 60 to 120 days the time limit for filing appeals in Foreign Tribunals (FTs) regarding exclusion from the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam.   A review…
  • India, Myanmar likely to set up four 'Border Haats'
    Aizawl, August 20 (IANS): The success of the "Border Haats" with Bangladesh has prompted other northeastern states of India to go for similar arrangements with Myanmar. At the instance of the Mizoram government, the Centre is likely to set up four "…
  • Manipur CM launches personal website
    Newmai News Network Imphal | August 20   Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh launched his personal website - www.nbirensingh.com at a solemn function held at the Cabinet Hall of the Chief Minister's Secretariat on August 20.   The website…
  • Mizoram CM urges Center to upgrade Lengpui airport
    Newmai News Network Aizawl | August 20   Mizoram chief minister, Zoramthanga on August 20 urged the Centre to upgrade the Lengpui Airport, the lone airport in Mizoram.   An official statement said that the chief minister, who is in the national…
  • Manipur Govt commits to continue campaigning against drugs
    Newmai News Network Imphal | August 20   Manipur Chief Minister, N Biren Singh expressed his Government's strong commitment to carry on its campaign against drugs.   Observing that drugs have the potential of destroying the whole generation,…
  • Tripura CM pays tribute to Rajiv Gandhi on his anniversary
    Agartala, August 20 (IANS): Tripura Chief Minister and BJP leader Biplab Kumar Deb on Tuesday paid rich tributes to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 75th birth anniversary.   In a tweet, Deb, who is also the President of the Bharatiya…
  • 'Mizoram has potential to develop adventure & sports tourism'
    Newmai News Network Aizawl | August 20   Mizoram Tourism and Sports minister, Robert Romawia Royte on Tuesday said that Mizoram has a great potential to develop adventure tourism along side with sports tourism.   Addressing a national…
  • JNIMS
    JNIMS doctors protest against suspension of colleague
    JNIMS doctors staging sit-in-protest in Imphal on Monday against suspension of a senior resident over death of a patient on August 19. (NNN Photo)   Newmai News Network Imphal | August 19   Doctors at Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical…
  • Imphal
    Student death case: Relay- hunger strike commences in Imphal
    JAC members staging relay-hunger strike demanding justice for Babysana at Thangmeiband, Imphal on August 19. (NNN Photo)   Newmai News Network Imphal | August 19   Joint Action Committee (JAC) formed in connection with the controversial death…
  • Jilted girl stabs boyfriend to death in Assam
    Guwahati, August 19 (IANS):  In a shocking incident, a jilted girl stabbed her boyfriend to death in broad daylight at Nagaon in Assam on Monday.   Police said that the incident took place in front of the Baosi Banikanta Kakati (BBK) College at…
  • Mizoram soon set to get three more airlines
    Newmai News Network Aizawl | August 19   Mizoram, facing air-link problems since February, will get three additional airlines, most probably from September next, an official said on Monday.   Principal Consultant for Civil Aviation, Wing…
  • NFR takes steps to improve lighting in coaches
    Guwahati, August 19 (MExN):  To improve lighting in the interior of coaches, Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has initiated a drive for replacement of existing incandescent lamps and CFL lights inside coaches by LED lights.   So far 1890 coaches…
  • Northeast: New digital system hits India-Bangladesh trade
    Agartala, August 19 (IANS):  Due to introduction of a new online trade management system -- Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) - the India-Bangladesh trade through Tripura has been hugely affected for the past two weeks, traders and officials said on…
  • BJP, Congress mark last Tripura king's 111th birth anniversary
    Agartala, August 19 (IANS):  In an unprecedented move, the ruling BJP and opposition Congress leaders, besides the state government, on Monday separately celebrated the 111th birth anniversary of Tripura's last king Maharaja Bir Bikram Kishore…
  • Modi govt committed to development of northeast: Shah
    Modi govt committed to development of northeast: Shah
    The Union Home Minister, Amit Shah at the foundation stone laying ceremony of Karbi Bhawan and Dimasa Bhawan, in Dwarka, New Delhi on August 19, 2019. The Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C), Prime Minister’s Office,…
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