Meghalaya govt allows students to appear for remaining HS exam papers from home district...

Shillong, May 27 (PTI) The Meghalaya government has said it will allow students to appear for the remaining papers of the higher secondary board...

5 more returnees test COVID-19 positive in Nagaland; tally rises to 9

Kohima, May 27 (PTI) Nagaland reported five more COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, taking the total number of people afflicted with coronavirus in the state...

Coal India arm awaits Centre nod for mining project in Assam

Guwahati, May 27 (PTI) Coal India arm North Eastern Coalfields (NEC) has said its mining operations in Tikak Open Cast Project (OCP), under Saleki...

Two more test positive for COVID-19 in Manipur; total 41

Imphal, May 27 (PTI) Two more persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in Manipur, taking the total number of cases in the state to...

SKM govt under PS Tamang completes one year in office

Gangtok, May 27 (PTI) The Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM) government led by Prem Singh Tamang completed one year in office on Wednesday. Exactly a year...

Landslides block NH 37 between Nunga & Rengpang in Manipur

Imphal, May 27 (PTI) Massive landslides triggered by heavy rain blocked the Imphal-Jiribam stretch of the national highway (NH) 37 in Manipur on Wednesday,...

Four new COVID-19 cases in Assam, total rises to 686

Guwahati, May 27 (PTI) Four new COVID-19 positive cases were reported in Assam on Wednesday, taking the total to 686, Health Minister Himanta Biswa...

168 churches in Mizoram offer halls to be used for quarantine facility

Aizawl, May 27 (PTI) With Mizoram facing shortage of quarantine facilities many churches in the Christian majority state have offered their halls to the...

One more COVID-19 case in Nagaland, total rises to four

Kohima, May 26 (PTI) A man, who returned from Chennai recently, tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday, taking the total number of active cases...

4 new COVID-19 cases in Tripura, total rises to 198

Agartala, May 26 (PTI) Four more persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Tripura, taking the state's total to 198, officials said on Tuesday. All the...

3 more test positive for COVID-19 in Manipur; total count rises to 39

Imphal, May 26 (PTI) Three more persons have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Manipur, taking the total number of cases in the...

Mizoram allows home isolation of returnees due to inadequate number of quarantine centres

Aizawl, May 26 (PTI) The Mizoram government has allowed returnees clearing rapid antibody tests to be placed under home isolation, due to an inadequate...

Assam to open boundaries with other NE states from Sunday

GUWAHATI, May 2: The Assam government will open its boundaries with other northeastern states from Sunday to allow stranded people to return to their...

NGO condemns arrest of human rights activists, demands immediate release

GUWAHATI, Apr 16: Assam-based human rights NGO, Manab Adhikar Sangram Samiti (MASS), expressed dismay over the Supreme Court's recent direction asking civil rights activists...

Anti-CAA protests continue in Assam

GUWAHATI, Dec 19: Protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) continued across Assam on Thursday with several social bodies and opposition political parties organising...

Lt Singh receives appreciation award

SHILLONG, Nov 28: Lieutenant Palvinder Singh received an 'appreciation award' from Meghalaya Governor Tathagatha Roy for his dedicated services and for being the best...

CAB opposed by NE indigenous people’s body

KOHIMA, Sep 26: An apex body of indigenous people of the seven northeastern states has denounced the statement of union Home Minister Amit Shah...

Civil aviation ministry to build infrastructure in NE

AGARTALA, Sep 26: The union civil aviation ministry has taken a host of initiatives to build infrastructure for expanding air connectivity in the northeastern...