North-East

  • AR raid draws Chedema flak
    Dimapur, May 20 (MExN): Two organizations from Chedema village today denounced the May 19 raid of the 16th Assam Rifles on the residence of an NSCN (IM) cadre one KK Angami in the village and the arrest of who
  • NPF told not to ‘dictate terms to NPCC Prez’
    DIMAPUR, MAY 20 (MExN): Vice President NPCC Nillo Rengma has stated that the statement of the NPF press and media bureau and NPF Mokokchung division demanding the resignation of the NPCC President S.I. Jamir on
  • Zeliangrong Volunteers react to ‘shareholders at Ntangki Park’ claim
    Peren | May 20 : A little known group called the Zeliangrong Volunteers for Forest and Environment Protection (ZVFEP) has expressed shock and disproval to the news item carried in some of the dailies on May 17t
  • NPF Alongtaki slams memo against PS
    Dimapur, May 19 (MExN):The Naga People’s Front (NPF), Alongtaki A/C has slammed the memorandum submitted to the chief minister and NPF president by some of its party workers against parliamentary secretar
  • Newspapers Vs the New Media in Manipur
    Imphal, May 19 : The dawn of the dot com era, particularly the beginning of the 90s, activated a debate centered on the demise of newspapers in its traditional paper format. While many had written a solemn requ
  • REGION Briefs
    Ex-Minister resigns from RJDDIMAPUR, May 19 (MExN): T. Kongo, ex-Minister and working president RJD Nagaland unit has resigned from the primary membership of the RJD due to lack of transparency in the party. T.
  • 4 arrested over killing of minor, JAC demands ex gratia
    Imphal, May 19 (NNN): Bishnupur police Thursday arrested six persons suspected to be involved in the killing of a minor. While an older man and minor suspects have been released after interrogation, four suspec
  • Anna Hazare in Guwahati for anti-corruption rally
    GUWAHATI | May 19 : Anti corruption crusader Anna Hazare has arrived in Guwahati today to take part in the anti-graft rally on Friday. Anna Hazare has been accompanied by Swami Agnivesh and Arvind Kejriwal. Akh
  • Mizoram cabinet approves various bills and resolutions
    AIZAWL, May 19 (NNN): Mizoram cabinet has passed various bills today at a cabinet meeting presided by the state’s Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla in Aizawl. These includes monthly  gratuity to the dismi
  • Tarun Gogoi sworn in as Assam CM for third term
    Guwahati, May 18 (AGENCIES): Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday took oath as the chief minister of Assam for the third consecutive term. Governor J B Patnaik administered the oath of office to Gogoi in a function at Darb
  • NHRC seeks report on Assam ‘witch-hunting’ incidents
    New Delhi, May 18 (AGENCIES): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sought a report within four weeks from the police in Kokrajhar district of Assam on several incidents of suspected witch-hunting the
  • 'People entice ministers, bureaucrats to accept bribes'
    Imphal, May 18 (NNN): In a significant departure from the general understanding of the root of corruption in public places a lawmaker in Manipur has bitten off more than it can chew by stating that it is the pe
  • Nabam Atum elected as vice-president of JDSSM
    Dimapur, May 18 (MExN): Nabam Atum- veteran scholar and a committed social worker from Arunachal Pradesh has been unanimously elected recently, on a prestigious post of vice-president of Janajati Dharm Sanskrit
  • Cong poll win in Assam boosted by Bengali-Hindu support
    Guwahati, May 18 (NNN): Of the many factors that helped the Congress in Assam to come out with absolute majority in the recent assembly election, the winning of the Bengali speaking Hindus' confidence has been
  • 78cr Nabard grant for Nagaland rural projects
    Kohima, May 18 (The Telegraph): The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard) has sanctioned financial assistance of Rs 78.57 crore to the state to support 37 new rural infrastructure project
  • 1-day Seminar on Horticulture Methods held
    DIMAPUR, MAY 18 (MExN): A one day Seminar on horticulture crops was held at CBCC Conference Hall, Pfutsero on 13th May, 2011.  The Seminar was organized by NOAH GRANDPA (Nagaland Organic Agri-Horti Growers
  • LDA candidates doubt job order
    Dimapur, May 18 (MExN): The Social Welfare department has come under the cloud that it has issued joining orders to some candidates appointed as LDA-computer assistants in the districts continue to wait for the
  • REGION Briefs
    DVC condemns Dimapur, May 18 (MExN): The Diphupar Village Council has strongly condemned the barbaric act of raping and murdering a local minor girl at Diphu River site on May 14 near its boundary with its neig
  • NNC officials respond
    Dimapur, May 18 (MExN): Twenty-two officials of NNC have clarified that Kiumukam Yimchungru and his group  has wrongly accused the NNC general secretary.“… we the undersigned condemned this hat
  • NDEEFWA expresses concern over bypassing rules
    Kohima, May 17 (MExN): The Nagaland Diploma Electrical Engineering Field Worker’s Association (NDEEFWA) today stated that the standing Nagaland Engineering Service Rules made in the exercise of the power