West Bengal  /  Published 26.09.22

Love to eat in trains? Board a restaurant

For people who enjoy the feeling of having a meal in trains, here’s good news. The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has taken an initiative to turn old train coaches into restaurants. One such ...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri

North East  /  Published 25.09.22

Incentives to IAS, IPS officers withdrawn

The Centre has withdrawn incentives and special allowances given to IAS, IPS and IFoS officers working in the north eastern regions with immediate effect, an official order said. A special allowance ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 20.09.22

Detoxify content

Social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram or Twitter establish rules and standards that all users must follow to avoid misuse of the platform and to make them a safe place. To enforce these, dec...
By Jade Lyngdoh

West Bengal  /  Published 18.09.22

Fresh landslide halts toy train

The toy train service of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling stations was forced to halt for the second time this month on Saturday as a fresh landslide occurr...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

India  /  Published 11.09.22

Hasina invite to Northeast CMs

The Sheikh Hasina government has invited the chief ministers of the seven Northeast states, along with G. Kishan Reddy, the Union minister for development of the North East Region (DoNER), to Dhaka to...
By Devadeep Purohit in Dhaka


News  /  Published 07.09.22

Kolkata Port carries out second successful trial for cargo movement to Chittagong

Kolkata Port, known also as Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port (SMP), has carried out its second successful trial of cargo movement to Chittagong ports in Bangladesh, an official of SMP said on Wednesday. Th...

West Bengal  /  Published 24.08.22

Loco unit at Tindharia soon

The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) is all set to start a narrow gauge diesel loco manufacturing unit at Tindharia, a tiny hamlet in Darjeeling hills some 30km from here. There is a workshop of the ...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

Eat  /  Published 19.08.22

Get a northeast Indian platter delivered home!

If you’re looking for a taste of the hills this weekend, try cloud-kitchen Hill of Tribes’s platters. They feature authentic flavours from northeast India whipped up by solopreneur Angela ...

North East  /  Published 18.08.22

Anti-CAA protests in Northeast

The North East Students’ Organisation (Neso) on Wednesday held a three hour protest in the seven state capitals of the region seeking, among others, the repeal of the contentious Citizenship Ame...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 12.08.22

Guwahati gets first drone school

“This school is the only government certified drone pilot training centre in the northeast. Work on the venture started in January. The state government and the Amtron are working hard to create...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


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