13-yr-boy held for killing minor girl

Haflong, January 6 (PTI): A 13-year-old boy has been held for allegedly killing a six-year-old girl at Umrangso in Assam’s Dima Hasao district, police said today. According to Umrangso police station Officer-in-Charge Sewa Singh, the boy had yesterday lured his neighbour’s baby girl to a secluded place near NEEPCO water reservoir when she was playing […]

BJP’s struggle with an MP seat in the North East

BJP’s struggle with an MP seat in the North East

The tunnel on the Haflong-Lumding highway in Assam’s Dima Hasao (NC Hills) district (Morung Photo)   Will anti-incumbency be its undoing in Dima Hasao (NC Hills), Assam?   Morung Express Feature Haflong | November 27   Grassroots karyakarta (workers) of the Bharatiya Janata Party in Assam’s Dima Hasao district (NC Hills) are in a tizzy. […]

No land to Nagalim? Assam hills protest secrecy around ‘Framework Agreement’

No land to Nagalim? Assam hills protest secrecy around ‘Framework Agreement’

Silent procession held in Haflong town under the banner of All Apex Bodies Co-ordination Committee (barring Zeme and Rongmei communities) of Dima Hasao district (NC Hills) held on Tuesday, November 21. (Morung Photo)   Morung Express NewsHaflong | November 22 Silence around the Framework Agreement signed between the NSCN (IM) and the Government of India […]

Wanted miscreant arrested, arms and ammunition seized

HAFLONG (ASSAM), NOVEMBER 18 (PTI): The security forces during a search operation arrested a wanted miscreant and seized arms and ammunition in Dima Hasao district today.   Superintendent of Police, Ankur Jain, said the arrested miscreant, Resley Langthasa alias Konet was wanted by the police for his involvement in a number of cases of extortion, […]

100 hours bandh paralyses normal life in Dima Hasao

Haflong, Jun 21 (PTI): The 100-hour Dima Hasao bandh called by the Indigenous Peoples Forum (IPF) from today morning affected normal life in the district.   The bandh, which began from 5 am this morning, was called in demand of bifurcation of Dima Hasao district into two autonomous districts with creation of separate independent council. […]