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Battle For North East : EC Announces Poll Dates for Nagaland, Tripura, Meghalaya

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Assembly elections in Tripura will be held on February 18 while two other northeastern states of Meghalaya and Nagaland will …

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Rajnath Singh Slams Charges of NRC Being a Conspiracy To Drive Out Bengalis From Assam

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Opposition members in the Lok Sabha  alleged a conspiracy to drive out Bengali-speaking population from Assam, a charge rejected as …

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The 31st December Publication of the Draft National Register of citizenship of Assam : A catch 22 situation?

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Will NRC update on December 31, 2017  see the resolution of the vexed ” foreign nationals issue” of Assam ? …

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PM Narendra Modi Allots 90,000 Cr For Improving Roads, National Highways In North East

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced Rs. 90,000 crore for improving roads and national highways in the Northeast in the …

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Rajnath Singh to Visit Poll Bound Meghalaya on December 7, Meet Party Workers

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Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit poll-bound Meghalaya on December 7 to meet booth-level BJP workers, party officials said. …

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Tourism Industry in Sikkim: Boon or Bane?

By Rituparna Borah Just three days in a place like Sikkim and that too in the rainy season didn’t quench …

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Rs 2000 crore for flood-hit North East states announced by PM Modi

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his short visit to Assam reviewed the flood situation in north-eastern states at a series …

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Waterfalls as Potential Alternative Sources for Hydro-electricity in Northeast India

By Rituparna Borah It was during my college trip to Mawlynnong, a village at the Indo-Bangladesh border when I was exposed to …

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Unprecedented floods in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh , 80 dead, 17 lakh marooned

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Around 80 people have lost their lives in 58 districts of the Northeast that are affected by the severe flooding …

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Women’s Writing from North East India

By Namrata Pathak  The North-East India is known for cultural heterogeneity and a diversity of outlook. Representations of women by writers …

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