18 Aug 2012
To check spread of rumours which has led to exodus of northeastern people from certain states, government banned from Saturday bulk SMSes and MMSes for 15 days across the country.
07 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Ahead of his visit to Laos to attend the 14th India-Asean Summit and the 11th East Asia Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that southeast Asia is the key to the development of India's northeastern region.
16 Jul 2016
Itanagar: Pema Khandu emerged as the new star on the northeastern horizon when he was elected leader of the Congress in Arunachal Pradesh in a dramatic turn of events for the beleaguered party fighting to save its government.
02 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The government has accepted the recommendations of a committee that has suggested immediate measures to ensure the safety of people from India's northeast in Delhi and other major cities.
24 Jul 2014
Kohima: In the wake of alleged killing of a Manipuri man in the national Capital, the Naga Students' Federation has urged the state governments of the north eastern region to jointly pressurise the Centre to check the alleged inhuman treatment meted out to the people of the region in metropolitan cities.
14 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Over 50 students from the North East, protesting against the violence on the people from their region in the capital, sought to march towards the Parliament on Friday but were dispersed by the police personnel, an official said.
19 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The Members of Parliament on Wednesday demanded stringent action against Delhi Police and CRPF personnel for assaulting and detaining two Left MPs and several students protesting the growing attacks on northeastern people in Delhi last week.
18 Oct 2014
Shillong: Condemning the racial attacks on people from North East India, a student body on Friday demanded setting up of a help desk for north-easterners in all metro cities to ensure immediate help.
28 May 2016
Shillong: Terming the northeastern states as the gateway to Southeast Asia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that India is opening up both road and rail routes to its neighbouring countries to boost to their economic development.
26 Dec 2014
Kuala Lumpur: More than 100,000 people have been evacuated from their homes by authorities in five northern states of Malaysia hit by the Southeast Asian' nation's worst monsoon floods in decades.