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  • Mizoram CM keen to boost trade with Myanmar
    Aizawl, October 2 (IANS): Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga is keen to increase the cross-border trade with Myanmar and discussed this with a visiting military delegation of the neighbouring country, an official said on Wednesday.   The ten-…
  • NEHU student elections postponed
    Newmai News Network Shillong | October 2   The crucial elections of North Eastern Hill University Students Union (NEHUSU) slated to be held on Thursday has been postponed by the University’s Election Commission just a day before the polling day…
  • Police seize truckload of IMFL in Manipur 
    Newmai News Network Imphal | October 2   Police in Manipur have seized a truck-load containing 600 cases of ban Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) on Tuesday night.   The huge quantity of IMFL was seized by a tram of Imphal West police during a…
  • Assam Rifles personnel recover 47 gold biscuits worth Rs 2.95 Crore
    DIMAPUR, OCTOBER 2 (MExN): Personnel of the Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) apprehended a gold smuggler and recovered 47 Gold biscuits during a search at Khudengthabi Check-Post in Tengnoupal District in Manipur.   A press release…
  • NFR awards nine railwaymen for devotion to duty
    Guwahati, October 1 (MExN):  Nine railway staff from various divisions of Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) showing “exceptional devotion and alertness while performing their duties” in August were awarded during a function held at its Maligaon HQ on…
  • No question of Congress MLAs defecting to BJP: Manipur Congress
    Newmai News Network IMPHAL | October 1   Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) on Tuesday stated there is no possibility of more Congress MLAs joining the ruling BJP.   The MPCC was reacting to a recent statement of state BJP leader and…
  • Mizoram launches new health care scheme
    Newmai News Network Aizawl | October 1   Mizoram chief minister, Zoramthanga on Tuesday launched state health care scheme to provide health assurance to beneficiaries, who will be given up to Rs 2 lakh cover in a year.   Launching the health…
  • Impasse over repatriation of 35k tribals to Mizoram deepens
    Agartala/Aizawl, October 1 (IANS): The decades old impasse over the repatriation of 35,000 tribal refugees to their homeland deepened further after the immigrants refused to return to their villages despite the Union Home Ministry and the Mizoram…
  • Citizens responsible for keeping economy-ecology balance: Conrad
    Newmai News Network Shillong | October 1   Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma has stated that "as citizens, we have a responsibility to keep balance while moving forward with changing times".   Speaking during an event where he unveiled…
  • CoMSO demands CBI inquiry into GVK EMRI imbroglio
    Newmai News Network Shillong | October 1   The Confederation of Meghalaya Social Organisation (CoMSO) has demanded that the state government looks into the present imbroglio between GVK Emergency Management and Research Institute (EMRI) and its…
  • Biren Singh calls for an effective collaboration for a drug free society
    Newmai News Network IMPHAL | October 1   Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh has expressed the need for an effective collaboration and co-operation between agencies, communities and countries towards the shared objective of a drug free society…
  • Mizoram government announces election to Sinlung Hills Council
    Newmai News Network Aizawl | October 1   The Mizoram Election department on Tuesday announced the first general elections to Sinlung Hills Council (SHC), an official statement issued by the department said.   The date of polling to the 12–…
  • Six members of banned NDFB(S) held in Assam
    Guwahati, October 1 (IANS): The army in association with the Assam Police arrested six militants of the banned National Democratic Front of Bodoland's (NDFB) anti-talk faction from the Ripu Reserve forest in the Kokrajhar district, officials said on…
  • In a first, northeast to introduce seaplanes to boost tourism
    Agartala, September 30 (IANS): In an ambitious initiative to boost tourism, the state-run Airport Authority of India (AAI) will introduce water aerodrome or seaplanes in three locations in Assam for the first time, a top AAI official said. "After…
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    ‘Swachhata Pakhwara’ – NFR’s special cleanliness campaign ends
    Radhey Raman, Addl General Manager NFR highlighting to media regarding the detail activities undertaken during its Swachhata Pakhwara’ - special cleanliness campaign from September    16-30 at Maligaon Railway HQ. (Photo: NFR)   Guwahati,…
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