The Telegraph
Friday, February 23, 2018
 

North East

Modi says BJP is not anti-Christian

First published on 23-Feb-2018
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday listed the numerous occasions his government has come to the rescue of Indian Christians living on foreign shores to prove that his party is not anti-Christian, as accused by the Opposition....   | Read..
 

Joint panel to handle dam

First published on 23-Feb-2018
The Manipur government and the National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) will set up a committee to jointly operate Ithai barrage, chief minister N. Biren Singh told the Assembly on Thursday....   | Read..
 

CM bid to save jumbos

First published on 23-Feb-2018
Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday said a lot of railway lines have been laid in the state without any planning because of which elephants have been harmed....   | Read..
 

MLAs seek Padman legacy for Assam

First published on 23-Feb-2018
Two BJP MLAs in Assam on Thursday called for free distribution of sanitary pads for underprivileged girls and women and stressed the screening of the recently released movie on the issue, Padman, f......   | Read..
 

NIA arrests Manipur militant

First published on 23-Feb-2018
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested a member of a banned Manipuri militant organisation who was allegedly a part of the team that carried out an attack on an army convoy in June 20......   | Read..
 

Direct flight from Delhi to Imphal by April

First published on 23-Feb-2018
The civil aviation ministry has assured the Manipur government that Air India will begin daily direct flights from New Delhi to Imphal by the first week of April....   | Read..
 

Restored boat to help bridge India-NZ ties

First published on 23-Feb-2018
The Kiwi's adventurous and historical journey through the Himalaya's deep gorges and the Ganga's thunderous rapids has come to a rest at Manas National Park....   | Read..
 

NPP lists poll promises

First published on 23-Feb-2018
The National People's Party (NPP) on Thursday released its election promises in a booklet called People's Document and assured that it will formulate an economic development policy and an appropria......   | Read..
 

NCP, LJP release manifestos

First published on 23-Feb-2018
The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has assured the people that it would seek the Supreme Court's intervention to resolve the long-pending inter-state boundary dispute with Assam in its manifesto ......   | Read..
 

8 students injured in clash

First published on 23-Feb-2018
Eight students were injured in a clash between supporters of the CPM and Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) at Dharmanagar Government Degree College on Wednesday....   | Read..
 

MPP joins ZPM cause

First published on 23-Feb-2018
The Mizoram People's Party (MPP) on Thursday joined the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) to fight in the Assembly elections set to be held later this year....   | Read..
 

Congress walkout over trader murder

First published on 23-Feb-2018
The killing of a businessman, Hemant Chawcharia, at Hatigaon here on Wednesday evening, rocked the Assam Assembly on Thursday....   | Read..
 

HPC-D leader arrested

First published on 23-Feb-2018
Hmar Peoples Convention (Democratic) militant leader Lalmingthang Sanate was arrested by Tezpur police on Wednesday night in Sonitpur district....   | Read..
 

Panel on aromatic plants

First published on 23-Feb-2018
An inter-ministerial committee on medicinal and aromatic plants has been set up for the Northeast and it will suggest actionable measures to generate more livelihood opportunities in the region....   | Read..
 

Rajnath meet over security

First published on 23-Feb-2018
A delegation will go to New Delhi in March to meet Union home minister Rajnath Singh, seeking necessary steps for permanent settlement of the 37th Battalion of Assam Rifles camps at Latingkhal-Makh......   | Read..
 

Stadium for sports only

First published on 23-Feb-2018
The Dibrugarh District Sports Association (DDSA) on Thursday said the outdoor stadium will, henceforth, not be used for any activity other than sports....   | Read..
 

Tiddim road eye berth in top football league

First published on 23-Feb-2018
Tiddim Road Athletic Union (TRAU) FC, Kwakeithel, became the second team after Neroca FC to stake a claim for a berth in the AIFF second division league 2017-18, which will kick off on March 16 on ......   | Read..
 

Envoy to hold meet on Reangs today

First published on 23-Feb-2018
The special secretary for internal security, under the ministry of home affairs (MHA), Mahesh Kumar Singla, arrived in Tripura on Thursday morning and visited a number of BSF camps along the India-......   | Read..
 

Rapes shock Arunachal

First published on 23-Feb-2018
Three back-to-back rape cases in a span of 10 days have rocked the frontier state of Arunachal Pradesh....   | Read..
 

CMO pat for women's panel

First published on 23-Feb-2018
The chief minister's office (CMO) of Arunachal Pradesh here on Thursday said the decision of the National Commission for Women not to entertain rape allegations levelled against chief minister Pema......   | Read..