Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022

Northeast

NORTHEAST NEWS

MEA reluctant, Act East Policy did not benefit Northeast: GK Pillai

January 21, 2017 10:27 pm

Pillai said there was a “great reluctance” in that ministry to open up the Northeast.

To reduces airfares, government may increase flights to northeast

June 05, 2016 1:21 pm

In a first of its kind move the Civil Aviation Ministry has allowed an airline to operate more flights during a particular period to the northeast.

Bid to destabilise Congress govts, Northeast CMs tell President

February 21, 2016 3:09 am

The memorandum said “all governors appointed by the BJP government are either committed members of the RSS or are committed to that ideology or wish to take forward the agenda of the BJP and the RSS”.

Manipur Earthquake: I opened my eyes and saw ceiling just 1 ft above me, says survivor

January 05, 2016 1:50 am

From a Senapati village that lost a teenager to an Imphal family that lost home, they recount the horrors they woke up to

Three women from Northeast molested: Police

August 21, 2015 2:21 am

The incident occurred on Wednesday evening when the victims were returning home from the Lajpat Nagar market.

MoS for Agriculture hints at rethink on fund reduction to north-east states

August 17, 2015 8:51 pm

Union Minister Banyal said New Delhi will give priority to transport facilities and food processing to boost agriculture in the North-Eastern states.

Poor connectivity, lack of security behind poor economic growth of NE: Assocham

July 17, 2015 9:03 pm

“Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Manipur’s economic growth rate is recorded at a rate that is lower than the Northeast region's average growth rate," noted Assocham.

NDA using terrorist groups in NE to destabilise Cong govts: V Narayanasamy

June 25, 2015 2:14 am

The Congress is in power in five of the eight Northeastern states — Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram and Manipur.

NE trade bodies happy over PM Modi’s Bangladesh trade pacts

June 09, 2015 8:24 pm

"The starting of bus service between Guwahati and Dhaka as also between Agartala and Kolkata via Dhaka will give a major impetus to development and trade in the Northeast," said Barthakur.

10 Northeast horticultural products get coveted GI tag

May 22, 2015 7:16 pm

The list includes Naga tree tomato, Tezpur litchi, Assam Karbi Anglong ginger, Khasi mandarin, Kachai lemon, Memang narang, Arunachal orange, Mizo chilli, Sikkim large cardamom and Tripura Queen pineapple.

NORTHEAST VIDEOS

On Kashmir, Modi invokes Vajpayee. Says using bullets is not the way forward

June 18, 2020 2:43 pm

Modi also spoke about reduced instances of violence in northeast India and gave credit to the Army, Centre and state governments for repealing of AFSPA in Tripura, Meghalaya and parts of Arunachal Pradesh. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i