Wednesday, August 15, 2018

After ‘Blue Whale’, ‘Momo Whatsapp’ Suicide Challenge targets Northeast Youth

Guwahati, August 14: After the horrific reports of 'Blue Whale Suicide Challenge' subsided, a new challenge has been going viral on the WhatsApp, encouraging suicides...

Sexually exploited Tripura girl rescued in Guwahati, lover’s ‘trafficking’ plan foiled

Guwahati, August 14: Promises of love and marriage are the tried-tested formula for the human traffickers to trap the poverty-stricken girls. A girl from Tripura became a...

All commandos in India’s 1st All-Women Swat Team are from the Northeast!

Delhi, August 11: Breaking a traditionally male bastion, Delhi Police just got itself an all-women SWAT team comprising 36 commandos from the Northeast! A brainchild...

NRC not required in Tripura in view of its demography: Himanta Biswa Sarma

By Dipankar Das Agartala, August 10: The North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) Chairman and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday stated...

August 15 Special | For the first time, Assam troopers to attend M’laya’s I-Day...

Guwahati, August 9: Following the advice of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, for the first time ever in India, a platoon of Assam police would...

Unsafe sex, drug abuse put 3 NE states on HIV hotspots

Guwahati, August 7: At a time when there has been a steady decline in the number of HIV cases in India,  Meghalaya, Mizoram and...

Style update | Fashion designers from Northeast creating ripples in global circuit

Guwahati, August 6: The Northeast weaves have not only just taken the centrestage in the country but has gained a global name far and...

Ganja worth record Rs 1.68 crore seized in Tripura

By Dipankar Das Agartala, August 3: The Border Security Force (BSF), with the coordination of the Tripura police on Thursday, recovered a record quantity of...

Top NLFT militant shuns gun, returns to mainstream after 18 years

By Dipankar Das Guwahati/Agartala, August 2: A self-styled Warrant Officer of National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) outfit, Rabindra Debbarma, also known as Rabicharan, surrendered before...

Citizenship (Amendment) Bill | LS grants more time to JPC to submit report

Guwahati, August 1: The Lok Sabha on Tuesday extended the tenure of the Joint Parliamentary Committee examining the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016. The tenure...