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...

Meghalaya Assembly committee asks govt to review rates for COVID-19 test

Shillong, Oct 10 (PTI) The Meghalaya Assembly Committee on Women Empowerment has asked the state government to reconsider the rates for COVID-19 test and...

87-year-old man defeats COVID-19 in Meghalaya

Shillong, Oct 24 (PTI) An 87-year-old man has recovered from COVID-19 and was discharged from a state-run hospital here on Saturday, officials said. The elderly...

Nagaland by-election: 8 candidates in fray for 2 Assembly seats

Kohima, Oct 19 (PTI) Altogether eight candidates are in the fray for the by-election to two Assembly seats in Nagaland, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO),...

Arms, ammunition seized in Manipur

Imphal, Oct 9 (PTI) A joint team of Manipur police and Assam Rifles on Friday recovered a cache of arms and ammunition from a...

Assam govt will pay midday meal workers Rs 500: Minister

Guwahati, Oct 13 (PTI) The Assam government will give Rs 500 to the midday meal workers in addition to their monthly salary and this...

Eight-month-old baby among 30 new COVID-19 patients in Mizoram

Aizawl, Oct 21 (PTI) At least 30 people, including an eight-month-old baby, have tested positive for COVID-19 in Mizoram, taking the state's tally to...

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...

Meghalaya reports 156 new COVID-19 cases, 1 fresh fatality

Shillong, Oct 10 (PTI) Meghalaya's COVID-19 tally rose to 7,544 on Saturday as 156 more people tested positive for the infection, a senior health...

Nagaland govt fails to implement road projects: Opposition leader T R Zeliang

Kohima, Oct 27 (PTI) Leader of Opposition in Nagaland T R Zeliang has accused the PDA government of failing to implement road projects initiated...

Mizoram bans production and sale of bottled correction fluids and thinners

Aizawl, Oct 19 (PTI) The Mizoram government on Monday banned production and sale of bottled correction fluids as well as bottled thinners of any...

Nagaland govt issues guidelines for Durga Puja celebrations

Kohima, Oct 9 (PTI) The Nagaland government has issued guidelines for the celebration of the forthcoming Durga puja, allowing pandals to be set up...

Assam court convicts 25 people for lynching elderly doctor in 2019

Jorhat, Oct 13 (PTI): The Jorhat District and Sessions Judge in Assam on Monday convicted 25 people in connection with the lynching of a...

Assam’s Kaziranga National Park reopens after 7 months

Guwahati, Oct 21 (PTI) The Kaziranga National Park (KNP), famed for one-horned rhinoceros, was opened to tourists on Wednesday, after being closed for seven...

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...

61 new cases push Nagaland’s COVID-19 tally to 6,949

Kohima, Oct 10 (PTI) At least 61 more people tested positive for COVID-19 in Nagaland on Saturday, taking the state's tally to 6,949, Health...

Weeklong lockdown in Aizawl to check spread of COVID-19

Aizawl, Oct 27 (PTI) A weeklong lockdown came into force in Aizawl municipal area on Tuesday, as part of the government's measures to check...

Tension at Assam-Mizoram border as several injured in violent clash

Aizawl/ Silchar, Oct 18 (PTI) Simmering tension prevailed on the Assam-Mizoram border after a violent clash took place between the people of the two...

BJP will remain in power for 30-years if people hang pictures of Swami Vivekananda...

Agartala, Oct 9 (PTI) Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has said that the BJP government in the northeastern state would remain in power...

Will examine demand for inquiry into uranium tank leakage: Meghalaya CM

Shillong, Oct 13 (PTI) Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma has said his government would examine a demand for an independent inquiry into alleged...