Dima Hasao
North East  /  Published 30.05.22

Focus on ecology after devastation

The widespread destruction and disruption caused by flood and landslides in Assam’s Dima Hasao district have turned the spotlight on the creation of development projects at the “cost&rdquo...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 22.05.22

Letters to the editor: Umbrellas are now a fashion statement

Useless expense   Sir — There was a time when longevity and complete protection from the rain were the selling points for umbrellas. Not so anymore. The luxury brands, Gucci and Adidas, h...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 19.05.22

Tripura court grants bail to ‘tortured’ journalist

A Tripura court has taken suo motu cognisance of the statement of an arrested video journalist that he was tortured and forcibly made to drink alcohol in police custody on Tuesday night.  While ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 28.08.21

Assam: attack on trucks, 5 killed

Suspected members of the outlawed Dimasa National Liberation Army torched five clinker-laden trucks and killed five of its occupants in Assam’s Dima Hasao district on Thursday night, three month...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 12.10.19

Neepco blames Meghalaya mine for pipeline burst

Neepco’s independent director Vijay Kumar Gupta on Saturday said coal mining in Meghalaya has turned water of the Kopili acidic, resulting in damage to materials used in the 275MW hydel project in A...
By Suroj Barman in Haflong


North East  /  Published 12.11.18

Final hearing date for Meghalaya mining issue

The Supreme Court will conduct a final hearing on issues related to coal mining in Meghalaya on December 4. It deferred its order regarding pleas for allowing transportation of extracted and assessed ...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 13.01.20

Dima Hasao groups demand bifurcation

The North Cachar Hills Indigenous People’s Forum (NCHIPF) on Monday staged a sit-in in front of the office of Dima Hasao deputy commissioner, demanding immediate bifurcation of the district into two...
By Suroj Barman in Haflong

North East  /  Published 21.12.19

Karbi Anglong groups stage sit-in

More than 24 social organisations of Karbi Anglong on Saturday demanded detection and deportation of 2.5 lakh Bangladeshi nationals living illegally in Karbi Anglong and West Karbi Anglong districts. ...
By Suroj Barman in Haflong

North East  /  Published 06.02.20

Three bandh supporters injured in Dima Hasao

At least three bandh supporters were injured in a clash with a group of bikers at Haflong town during a 12-hour strike called by the North Cachar Hill Indigenous Peoples’ Forum (NCHIPF) in Dima Hasa...
By Suroj Barman in Haflong

North East  /  Published 17.02.20

Peace rally seeks united district

Thousands of people from Dima Hasao district on Monday took out a rally here against the proposed division of Dima Hasao district — for Dimasas and non-Dimasas — by the Indigenous Peoples’ Forum...
By Suroj Barman in Haflong


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