North-East

  • Tension in Meghalaya
    Shillong, January 6 (NNN): A day after the Khasi Students Union (KSU) has asked the nascent armed outfit of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) to release the abducted Khasi youth safe, the proscribed outf
  • Parikrama to perform at Tahamzam NE Youth Fest
    Imphal | January 6 : India’s minister of Water Resources Mr. Vincent H. Pala will grace the North East Youth Festival at Tahamzam (formerly Senapati) while New Delhi based 'Rock and Roll' band Parikrama w
  • Khing graces PKR Golden Jubilee celebration
    Kohima | January 5 : The Phenshünyu-Khenyu and Rümensinyu Students’ Union (PKRSU) has celebrated its golden jubilee at Phenshünyu village under the theme “Forging ahead.” Addres
  • Habitual thieves in police net
    DIMAPUR, JANUARY 5 (MExN): Three burglars, involved in a robbery, which occurred on December 20, 2010, were arrested by the police on January 4. According to a press release from the Additional Superintendent o
  • BJP blames govt. on ENPO demand
    Dimapur, January 5 (MExN): The BJP Nagaland today said it is upset on the Nagaland Government’s failure in delivering justice to all, in developmental affairs and leading the state into another ‘cha
  • DDADU to observe January 10 as ‘BLACK FLAG DAY’
    Dimapur, January 5 (MExN): The emergency meeting of Dimapur District Autorickshaw Drivers Union (DDADU) held at its head office on January 5 has resolved to observe by January 10, 2011 as a ‘BLACK FLAG DA
  • Man dies in street
    DIMAPUR, JANUARY 5 (MExN): One unidentified dead body of a man is being kept at the district hospital morgue for identification. According to police the deceased, believed to be a local of around 45-50 years of
  • BJP youth for developing eastern regions
    Dimapur, January 5 (MExN): The Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) today expressed unhappiness that the ruling Nagaland government is ignoring “road development of the eastern Nagaland.” The governm
  • Journalists go back to work as Mobi released on bail
    A Mobi, Editor of vernacular daily Sanaleibal waving to well wishers upon his release in front of a court in Imphal on Wednesday, January 5. (NNN Photo) Imphal, January 5 (NNN): The much ‘maligned
  • REGION Briefs
    'Indian militants still trained in Bangladesh'Agartala, January 5 (Agencies): Despite a crackdown against Indian militants, separatist outfits of the northeast continue to go to Bangladesh for training and come
  • Three-wheeler driver found dead, identified
    DIMAPUR, JANUARY 4 (MExN): The identity of one autorickshaw driver, discovered dead on January 3 last was established today. The mortal remains of the deceased driver identified as one Baij Nath Sahani (28 year
  • IMFL seized, destroyed in Dimapur
    Dimapur, January 4 (MExN): A combined team of Dimapur civil administration, department of excise and police raided several places in town today, and seized 998 bottles of IMFL. The combined lightning raid was c
  • AR arrests two with arms
    DIMAPUR, JANUARY 4 (MExN): Troops of the 24 Assam Rifles’ arrested two persons with arms while carrying out a ‘Mobile Vehicle Check Post’ (MVCP) in two separate incidents.   On Wedne
  • REGION Briefs
    PRSU’s 10th general session heldKohima, January 4 (MExN): The 10th general session of Peshu Range Students Union (PRSU) was held from January 3 and 4 at Khingjung village with Khaolao, SDIO(Kiphire) and C
  • 19th annual session of Pishikhu Village Students’ Union held
    Khekivi Wotsa addressing the students at the 19th annual session of Pishikhu Village Students’ Union. Dimapur, January 4 (MExN): The 19th annual session of Pishikhu Village Students’ Union was
  • Political party for Assam Adivasis
    Guwahati, January 4 (NNN): A new politcal party has been floated by the Adivasi community in Assam with a sole agenda of demanding the scheduled tribe (ST) status for the Adivasis in Assam. Assembly electi
  • IGP overstaying service tenure
    Dimapur, January 4 (MExN): The question of transparency in the government departments in Nagaland has resurfaced with a senior officer of the Fire & Emergency Services of Nagaland being accused of overstayi
  • LSU 50th anniversary celebrated
    Neiba Kronu, deputy chairman of State Planning Board and chairman of Monitoring Cell with Mikha Lomi, deputy commissioner, Phek, the main speaker of the LSU Golden Jubilee. Dimapur, January 3 (MExN): The L
  • SKK flays assault of its president
    Dimapur, January 3 (MExN): The All Sumi Students’ Union (SKK) has condemned the assault of its former president Zhevihe Sumi and his wife by some youths who claim themselves to be from Nihoto village on J
  • REGION Briefs
    One killed in road accidentOur CorrespondentKohima, January 3One person was killed while another suffered injury when a Zonal taxi bearing registration-NL01T 5873 in which they were traveling met an accident be