PRC Row : Actor Satish Kaushik’s Theatres Torched in Itanagar Violence

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ITANAGAR : Amid widespread violence for a third day, the BJP-led Arunachal Pradesh government on Sunday scrapped its decision of granting permanent resident certificates (PRC) to six non-Arunachal Pradesh Scheduled Tribes (APSTs) living in the Namsai and Changlang districts. Taking to Twitter, Union Minister Kiren Rijiju said, “Arunachal Pradesh More...

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By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

Mizoram’s Five-Time CM Lal Thanhawla loses fortress

AIZAWL: Lal Thanhawla, the incumbent chief minister who was seeking to win his overall sixth and third straight term this year, lost his bastion of Champhai South to MNF’s T J Lalnuntluanga. The Congress was More...

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By On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Assam BJP MP’s daughter, arrested in Job scam

GUWAHATI : Nineteen Assam government officers, including the daughter of BJP MP R.P. Sharma, were arrested on July 18 in Guwahati as their handwriting did not match with that in their answer sheets in the Assam More...

By On Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

Violence Spreads Despite Curfew in Shillong

 SHILLONG : The army was asked to be on standby and curfew continued in parts of Meghalaya’s capital Shillong for the third day on Saturday after night-long violence during which a mob burnt a shop, a house More...

By On Thursday, May 31st, 2018

Meghalaya: Congress’s Miani D Shira Wins

SHILLONG : Miani D Shira, the daughter of former chief minister Mukul Sangma, won the Ampati assembly seat in Meghalaya today – a victory that gave the Congress 21 seats, making it the single largest party More...

By On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

BJP invites Manik Sarkar for Biplab Deb’s swearing-in

AGARTALA : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday invited outgoing CM Manik Sarkar for the swearing-in-ceremony of Chief Minister-elect Biplab Deb. BJP leader Ram Madhav and Dev personally met and invited More...

By On Monday, March 5th, 2018

Saffron BJP’s ally IPFT favors tribal leader as CM

AGARTALA : TheBJP party has another task to contend with before the business of administering the state begins: choosing a chief minister without upsetting any constituency. In a state where the indigenous tribal More...

By On Sunday, March 4th, 2018

Nagaland: Governor asked Neiphiu Rio to form the Govt.galand Governor

KOHIMA : Former Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio and BJP leader Ram Madhav on Sunday met Governor PB Acharya to stake claim to form the government. Neiphiu Rio has the majority and should form the government, More...

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By On Monday, February 26th, 2018

Saffron party is facing the test of secularism in Meghalaya,

SHILLONG : Mandate 2018 in Meghalaya and Congress on Tuesday could be a battle of existence for the Congress and a test for BJP’s ability to sway the largely Christian electorates. But the spotlight is likely More...

By On Saturday, February 24th, 2018

BJP shaking off anti-Christian image in Meghalaya

SHILLONG : Prime Minister Narendra Modi appears to have given the Bharatiya Janata Party in Meghalaya an idea for shaking off the anti-Christian tag – the rescue of missionaries from terrorists in West Asia. Labelled More...