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Sep 14, 2017
Priyanka Chopra apologises for calling Sikkim insurgency-hit state, after social media backlashPriyanka Chopra's statements about Sikkim being an insurgency troubled state, and not having a film industry of its own, have landed her in the midst of a row
Sep 10, 2017
DUSU Election 2017: Delhi University's North East students, women remain on fringes of campus politicsDelhi University’s Student Union (DUSU) elections are scheduled for 12 September.
Aug 04, 2017
Monsoon Session of Parliament: Govt contemplates policy on hill region to promote developmentThe government is contemplating to bring a national policy on mountain hill region for its development, Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan said in the Rajya Sabha on Friday dismissing the need for a council for Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh
Aug 04, 2017
IMD predicts isolated spells of heavy rain will continue across India; Maharashtra agriculture sector affectedIsolated spells of heavy rainfall is expected across many parts of India for the next four days
Jun 16, 2017
Mizoram flash floods: Aizawl FC heroes Jayesh Rane, Ashutosh Mehta turn saviours for catastrophe-hit stateWeeks after achieving an unprecedented I-League triumph, and sparking a joyous atmosphere across the football-crazy state of Mizoram, Aizawl FC's Jayesh Rane and Ashutosh Mehta have turned saviours for the state now crippled by catastrophe.
Jun 06, 2017
Cattle sale restrictions: North East India fumes against new trade rules as BJP struggles to defend govt moveThe political hullabaloo notwithstanding, the notification has managed to worry people of northeastern states which have a close association with beef.
May 29, 2017
Nagaland not to implement ban on sale of cattle for slaughter, says NPF minister; cites impact on food habitsA minister in the Naga People's Front (NPF), an ally of the BJP in Nagaland, said that the state is not going to implement the recently-issued rules of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act of 1960, which bans the sale of cattle for slaughter
May 07, 2017
Narendra Modi govt aiming to make North East India a gateway to South East AsiaThe government aims to make the North East of India a gateway to South East Asia and is making huge investments for the overall development of the region, but lack of cleanliness could hamper this dream, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday.
Apr 21, 2017
Rise of Hindutva in North East: Christians in Nagaland, Mizoram may weaken BJP despite RSS' gains in Tripura, MeghalayaApart from the base that the RSS has developed in Meghalaya and Tripura, which in turn is likely to help the BJP in its political ambitions, the state of the two organisations in Nagaland and Mizoram need immense nurturing.
Apr 20, 2017
Rise of Hindutva in North East: RSS, BJP score in Assam, Manipur but still untested in ArunachalThis piece examines how the nationalist narrative of the RSS has helped the BJP make political gains in Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Manipur, the three states where it at present runs the government.