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Sep 12, 2019
Fear of further encroachment grips North East's tribal areas after Amit Shah makes clear Centre's intent to pass Citizenship Amendment BillThe bill which intends to provide Indian citizenship to Hindu, Jain, Christian, Sikh, Buddhist and Parsi illegal immigrants from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan was passed in the Lok Sabha but was not tabled in the Rajya Sabha due to vehement protest in North East India.
Sep 09, 2019
India received 782 mm of rain against monsoon average of 764.5 mm till date; Central region gets 19% surplus, while East, North East face 20% deficiencyAccording to the rainfall data available with Skymet from 1 June - 8 September, the country has so far received 782 mm of rainfall against the normal of 764.5 mm.
Aug 06, 2019
From conflict-ridden North East, eight artists re-imagine borders in subtle, ironic ways in a new exhibitionA-Part: Stories of Lands and Lines, an exhibition of works by North Eastern artists, examines the regions many conflicts and fraught relationship with borders, often interpreting borderlines in the literal sense
Jun 14, 2019
IMD warns of heavy rains over coastal Andhra Pradesh, Vidarbha and Chhattisgarh on SaturdayThe IMD on 8 June had said that thunderstorm accompanied by hail and lightning at isolated places are very likely over Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Vidarbha and Chhattisgarh tomorrow, 15 June.
Jun 08, 2019
As northeastern cinema gains visibility at international film festivals, a look at what's driving the changeA crop of young northeastern filmmakers and actors have moved back home; their creative vision has begun to find takers at international film festivals.
Apr 24, 2019
5.9 magnitude earthquake strikes North East: No loss of life or property reportedAn earthquake measuring 5.9 shook northeastern states in the early hours of Wednesday, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said
Feb 21, 2019
Budget Session of Nagaland Assembly begins today; House set to adopt resolution against Citizenship Amendment BillMinister for Planning and Coordination, Neiba Kronu, said the Nagaland government would table a resolution against the Citizenship Bill on 23 February.
Feb 09, 2019
Narendra Modi faces protests over Citizenship Bill during North East visit; welcomed with black flags, slogans in AssamPrime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday make a whirlwind tour of the northeastern states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, and Tripura during which he will lay the foundation stone of the new Greenfield airport and Sela tunnel, launch the DD Arun Prabha channel and will unveil various other development projects.
Dec 26, 2018
Hornbill Festival: How Nagaland's vibrant celebration of its tribes, traditions became a global eventDuring the Hornbill Festival, one can get a taste of the local cuisine and hear stories about the Nagaland tribes at the morungs
Dec 20, 2018
Understanding India’s North East: A reporter recounts memories of region, apathy of mainstream IndiaRupa Chinai, who visited the North East several times over the course of 30 years, speaks about the people living in the region have been pushed to wall and isolated by mainland India