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Tripura govt clears proposal to denotify land in wildlife sanctuary

Sep 19, 2014

Tripura govt clears proposal to denotify land in wildlife sanctuary

Tripura government has cleared the proposal for denotifying a 12.4 km stretch of land inside Trishna Wildlife Sanctuary, removing a major obstacle for railway extension work in the state. #India #Railways #North East #Tripura #Forest Land #wildlife sanctuary #Trishna wildlife sanctuary
Centre should debate on possibility of creation of anti-racial law North East Committee

Sep 18, 2014

Centre should debate on possibility of creation of anti-racial law North East Committee

The Centre should debate on the possibility of bringing an anti-racial law in the long run to deal with assault on people from the North East in metros, according to a committee set up to look into their concerns. #India #Arunachal Pradesh #Indian government #North East #Racism #Nido Tania #anti-racial law
In quest against Tibetans to impress President Xi, Gujarat cops dump north easterners

Sep 17, 2014

In quest against Tibetans to impress President Xi, Gujarat cops dump north easterners

The step was reportedly taken to avoid any embarrassment before President Xi, although everyone including those from North East and Tibet were issued passes. #ThatsJustWrong #India #China #North East India #Xi Jinping #Peng Liyuan #Grand Hyatt
ISL NorthEast United FC sign Spanish striker Koke to bolster attack

Sep 15, 2014

ISL NorthEast United FC sign Spanish striker Koke to bolster attack

Sergio Contreras Pardo commonly known as Koke is a 31 year old Spanish striker who has joined the 'youngest team' in the ISL - The NorthEast United FC. #Sports #football #Marseille #Sporting Lisbon #Malaga #Indian Super League #Koke #ISL 2014 #NorthEast United FC #Sergio Contreras Pardo
ISL 2014 World Cup winner Materazzi named Chennai Titans player-manager

Sep 12, 2014

ISL 2014 World Cup winner Materazzi named Chennai Titans player-manager

The 41-year-old Materazzi will be player-manager of the team co-owned by Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan, a league spokesman told Reuters on Friday. #KickingAround #Nicolas Anelka #Zico #Indian Super League #ISL #Atletico de Kolkata #Marco Materazzi #ISL 2014 #NorthEast United #Mumbai City FC #FC Goa #Chennai Titans

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Why does Al Jazeera call terror, just violence

Aug 24, 2012

Why does Al Jazeera call terror, just violence

Firstpost blogger Seema Sirohi defends her views on why she found Al Jazeera's show on the flight of North Eastern Indians from various cities uninformed. She's also confused as to why the channel calls a terror group as merely violent. #MediaCrit #Al Jazeera #north-east crisis
The North- East is in danger of becoming the next Maoist hub

Oct 07, 2011

The North- East is in danger of becoming the next Maoist hub

The signals coming from Arunachal Pradesh and Assam should leave the policy-makers in Delhi worried. The Red rebels are trying to cash in on local grievances to build base. #Arunachal Pradesh #Communist Party of India #ConnectTheDots #Assam #Tarun Kumar Gogoi #North East India #United Liberation Front of Asom

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The North- East is in danger of becoming the next Maoist hub

Sep 17, 2014

If Scotland divorces Britain, who will get the TV?

A victory for the yes campaign may cut the nation adrift from the BBC, which would be bad news for the future of Scottish TV production. Though viewers north of the border have been promised that EastEnders will remain on the schedule Amid the bigger... #Australia #United Kingdom #Alex Salmond #Scotland
The North- East is in danger of becoming the next Maoist hub

Sep 19, 2014

Bruce has sympathy for Pardew

Steve Bruce knows better than most what it feels like to be hounded out of the North East, but that will not stop the Hull boss trying to turn up the heat on Alan Pardew with a "mercenary" win over Newcastle. Saturday's clash at St James' Park is set... #Alan Pardew #Sunderland F.C. #Barclays Premier League
The North- East is in danger of becoming the next Maoist hub

Sep 19, 2014

France bombs Isis depot in Iraq

François Hollande's office says air strike destroyed logistics depot in north-east held by Islamic State Continue reading..... #Iraq #François Hollande #Europe #France