Mizoram flash floods: Aizawl FC heroes Jayesh Rane, Ashutosh Mehta turn saviours for catastrophe-hit state
Weeks 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.
Cattle sale restrictions: North East India fumes against new trade rules as BJP struggles to defend govt move
The political hullabaloo notwithstanding, the notification has managed to worry people of northeastern states which have a close association with beef.
Nagaland not to implement ban on sale of cattle for slaughter, says NPF minister; cites impact on food habits
A 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
The 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.
Rise of Hindutva in North East: Christians in Nagaland, Mizoram may weaken BJP despite RSS' gains in Tripura, Meghalaya
Apart 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.
China's dispute over Arunachal Pradesh with India has just become more complicated with a name-game
From Imphal Talkies to Voodoo Child, ahead of the Manipur Elections, here's a list of musicians from the North East that will make you day more musical.
Rijiju said, "I had talked with Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and he had asked for extra paramilitary forces for the state."
Today, Irom Sharmila, a symbol of peaceful resistance unlike any in contemporary India, will end her hunger strike, which has been in effect for the last 16 years
India has just one time zone for its 1.2 billion people, spread from points further east than Bangladesh to the western Arabian Sea.
The Hoho said, the Naga people were taken by surprise with the RSS reportedly declaring its support for continuation of AFSPA in the North East.
While India has seen several major earthquakes in the recent past, the most recent being the one in Manipur, there could be more to come, say experts in the home ministry.
Normal life continued to be affected in Manipur on Tuesday as the death toll in the 6.7 magnitude earthquake rose to eight in the state.
On account of Children's Day, Google joined in celebrating Jawaharlal Nehru's birth anniversary with a Google Doodle.
Sources said the ministry asked the Intelligence Bureau to find out the veracity of the order and, if so, who issued it and why.
The step was reportedly taken to avoid any embarrassment before President Xi, although everyone including those from North East and Tibet were issued passes.
Till recently the low number of seats in the NE region failed to attract major political parties and Congress, which already had a base in most of these NE states owing to its 'oldest party tag', ruled the roost for decades together.