The Telegraph
Sunday , January 1 , 2017

Medicine supplies lean

Manipur is facing scarcity of life-saving drugs and some hospitals are likely to suspend routine operations because of the indefinite economic blockade imposed by the United Naga Council (UNC).   | Read..

No alliance in council, says BJP

The BJP today said the North Cachar Hills Autonomous Council would be run by the BJP alone and that there was no question of any alliance with any party.   | Read..

Artists' village to open today

The New Year will usher in a new dawn for the artists in Assam with the opening of Barna Kutir Artists' Village, a sprawling complex, 6km from Sivasagar town.   | Read..

40 villages to get electricity

Altogether 40 villages in Assam will get electricity on New Year's Day tomorrow.   | Read..

Bodo groups call highway blockade

The All Bodo Students' Union (Absu), the NDFB (P) and the People's Joint Action Committee for Bodoland Movement have declared a 24-hour national highway blockade on January...   | Read..

Lack of staff hits services

Transfers and retirements have led to a considerable drop in number of staff in the Tinsukia division of the Northeast Frontier Railway and this is likely to hit train...   | Read..

Swing between extremes

In April, when the New Year is celebrated in Assam, the state voted, resulting in a change of guard.   | Read..

A medley of highlights

The 12th South Asian Games, co-hosted by Guwahati and Shillong, in February was a major highlight of the year. Shillong hosted eight disciplines - women's football,...   | Read..

Of medals, martyrs and splits

The year 2016 was one of triumphs in sport, splits in politics and stories of valour for Tripura.   | Read..

Hope floats for repatriation

The arrest of an army officer in Aizawl for alleged involvement in a highway robbery of gold bars smuggled from Myanmar, valued at Rs 14.5 crore, was the top story in 2016...   | Read..

Period of power struggle

Arunachal Pradesh and political turmoil were inseparable in 2016. The turmoil was triggered by the open revolt against former chief minister Nabam Tuki in December 2015.   | Read..

Where unity is still elusive

Like earlier years, 2016 did not see a resolution of the Naga political problem.   | Read..

Masterstroke by Ibobi

The outgoing year belonged to Manipur chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh. With his political acumen he could strengthen the position of his government and the Congress party...   | Read..
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