Prasanta Mazumdar

Former Nagaland CM and 36 MLA's evacuated from flooded Kaziranga resort

MLAs of Nagaland’s ruling Naga People’s Front (NPF) had been camping since July 8 in the wake of a power struggle between chief minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu and his predecessor TR Zeliang.

14 Jul 2017

Arunachal chopper crash: Three charred bodies retrieved

The partially-charred bodies of three of the four occupants of an Indian Air Force chopper that crashed in Arunachal’s Papum Pare district on Tuesday were retrieved on Thursday.

07 Jul 2017

Several lakh people displaced as torrential rainfall lashes Northeast

Incessant rains continued to pound the Northeastern states, affecting several lakh people particularly in Assam, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh.

03 Jul 2017

Dress row: Delhi Golf Club says sorry to member but not Mehalaya woman

Hundreds of people have taken to social media to voice out their opinions over this alleged humiliation.

27 Jun 2017

Meghalaya woman barred from Delhi club because she wore traditional clothes

The Khasi lady has travelled the world in her jainsem from London to the UAE but she was thrown out of the Delhi Golf Club because her dress looked like a maid's uniform.

27 Jun 2017

Landslides strike Meghalaya village; 3 killed, 2 missing

Three people were killed while two others were reported missing after landslides, triggered by incessant rains for the past few days, struck a Meghalaya village on Saturday.

19 Jun 2017

Guwahati eve-teasing case: Eight arrested for assaulting youth

The 25-year-old victim, Anwar Hussain, was thrashed and stripped by the mob at Lal Ganesh area for allegedly teasing a girl.

16 Jun 2017

The death toll in Northeast India's flash floods reaches 14

The toll from the flash floods in the Northeast has risen to 14 after two more people were killed in Assam and Manipur.

15 Jun 2017

Protest beef festival greets Rajnath Singh in Northeast India  

The Union home minister was attending a security review meeting of chief ministers in  Aizawl while around 2,000 members of a social media group gathered at Vanapa Hall and feasted on the beef.

12 Jun 2017

Delhi police recovers stolen Buddhist idol, worth crores

Socio-religious unrest blew up as the antique idol of Tibetan saint was stolen from the house of head lama at Tawang district of Arunachal Pradesh on May 31. 

05 Jun 2017

Breakthrough in tripartite talks, Nagas to end Manipur blockade

The decision was taken following an agreement reached during a tripartite talk on Sunday involving All Naga Students' Association Manipur and Naga Women Union -- and government representatives. 

19 Mar 2017

Duo from Chennai arrested in Manipur for suspected IS links

The duo was apprehended from a Maruti van at Khudengthabi check post near the Indo-Myanmar border town of Moreh on March 14.

16 Mar 2017

42 Assam clerics issue fatwa against reality singing star Nahid Afrin

Nahid, who made her Bollywood singing debut for actress Sonakshi Sinha in the 2016 movie 'Akira', first rose to stardom after a successful stint on a reality singing show.

16 Mar 2017

New Manipur CM Biren Singh urges Nagas to lift blockade

Governor Najma Heptullah administered the oath of office and secrecy to him and eight other ministers from the BJP and its allies.

16 Mar 2017

How a pamphlet became a fatwa against Assam singer on social media

The leaflet viewed the event as “against the Sharia” but nowhere did it mention Afrin’s name.

16 Mar 2017