Assam has been listed as the fourth highest tobacco consuming state in the country, said the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS), India.Read more
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday forecast widespread thunderstorm activity and heavy rainfall over east and northeast India during the next three-four days.Read more
The Indian government has allowed over 1,300 tribal Buddhist refugees from Myanmar’s Rakhine region to enter Mizoram. The refugees left their homelandRead more
A six day India-Myanmar Bilateral Army Exercise (IMBAX) between India and Myanmar kick started here at the Joint Training Node, Umroi in Meghalaya,Read more
The first India Myanmar Bilateral Military Exercise 2017(IMBAX – 2017) is scheduled to be conducted in India from 20 – 25 November 2017. The joint exercise is the first of its kindRead more
Delhi’s most talked about North East Festival which promotes tourism, talents and culture of NE region of India ended on 5th November. More than two lakh people attended the festival – a mix of people from Delhi-NCR, NE Communities and Foreigners.
North East Festival’s Brand Ambassador and an Icon from North East, Anshu Jamsenpa was present in the festival in all three days. Needless to say, being a world record holder and 5-times Mt. Everest Summiter Anshu is known to most of the people present in the festival.
Anshu Jamsenpa attended the tourism B2B meet in the North East Festival and invited people to visit North East as the region is ready for tourists with improved infrastructure and better connectivity. Anshu also walked the ramp as a celebrity show stopper to promote NE fashion too. Her exclusive ethnic dress was designed by the famed designer Aarti Kashyap.
On the second day of North East Festival, Anshu was felicitated by Dr Jitendra Singh, Minister for Development for North East Region in a glittering function held in Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts New Delhi. The Minister said that Anshu have made India and North East Sates proud by sumitting Mt Everest twice in 5 days and that she has become a big inspiration for scores of mountaineers spread across India and abroad.
Ram Muivah Secretary NEC while congratulating Anshu stated that NEC had funded part of her expedition cost and would be happy to extend further support in her future expeditions also.
Chief Organiser of North East Festival S K Mahanta stated that this year’s main focus was Tourism and Anshu being a Brand Ambassador, has giving a loud and clear message to the masses to visit and explore the exotic North East India.
Arunachal Tourism Parliamentary Secretary P D Sona, Arunachal Mountaineering & Adventure Sports Association President Tsering Wange also attended the North East Festival.Read more
Assam Health, Education and Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma suspects that China may use ‘water bomb’ against riparian India by opening the gates of water reservoirs.Read more
To upgrade infrastructure in the North-East, the Centre government is planning to undertake highway projects worth about Rs 1.45 lakh crore in next two to three years,Read more
The Indian Army has conducted a operation against Naga militants along the India-Myanmar border. First the Media flash it as Surgical Strike. But Refuted the term it a surgical strike.Read more
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said Rohingyas are illegal immigrants who not refugees. Mr Singh said that Rohingyas who have entered India from Myanmar should not be mistaken as refugeesRead more