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Arunachal Pradesh
    Yobin Tribe in Arunachal Gets ST Status

Yobin Tribe in Arunachal Gets ST Status

The long struggle of the Yobin people to be recognized as schedule tribe has finally yielded result. The government of Arunachal in a notification issued has notified Yobin tribe residing

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Meghalaya
    Meghalaya: GNLA Top Commander Killed, Hideout Busted

Meghalaya: GNLA Top Commander Killed, Hideout Busted

Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) commandos of Meghalaya on Tuesday busted a Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) hideout, killing its top commander in a fierce gun battle, police said. The

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    Manipur Youth Attacked in Bengaluru

Manipur Youth Attacked in Bengaluru

Three unidentified men assaulted a software engineer from Manipur in Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru recently. The victim, who has been identified as Chingmi Jojo, 24, a native of Manipur and a

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Nagaland
    Geographical Indications Protection Needed for Naga Shawls

Geographical Indications Protection Needed for Naga Shawls

Terming Naga shawls as unique, Dr. Arvind Chitra, Patent Attorney, Rajeshwari & Associates, New Delhi on Monday expressed hope that the shawls would be protected under Geographical Indications (GI). A

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    Raj Bhavan Sackings; Mizo Student Announces Street Protest

Raj Bhavan Sackings; Mizo Student Announces Street Protest

Terming the quick succession in which the Centre has transferred and sacked Mizoram’s Governors as “disrespectful”, the state’s largest students’ body Mizo Zirlai Pawl (MZP) on Monday said it will

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    Ziro Await World Heritage Site status

Ziro Await World Heritage Site status

By Sumir Karmakar A green-and-white board with the pwta apu (wild pear) tree in full bloom to its left welcomes visitors to beautiful Ziro. A couple of kilometres of meandering,

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Entertainment
    Assamese Actor Indra Bania Cremated with Full State Honours

Assamese Actor Indra Bania Cremated with Full State Honours

With full state honours, the mortal remains of veteran Assamese actor Indra Bania were consigned to flames at the Navagraha on Thursday. The award-winning actor, who had won rave reviews

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Lifestyle
    Multi-Tasking Can Hamper Your Brain

Multi-Tasking Can Hamper Your Brain

Multitasking may hamper your performance and even damage your brain, new research has claimed. A study conducted at Stanford University found that people who are regularly bombarded with several streams

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    Kidney Cancer on Rise in Notheast

Kidney Cancer on Rise in Notheast

By Daulat Rahman After throat and mouth cancer, kidney cancer is gaining a foothold in the Northeast. “I encounter five to six new cases of kidney cancer every month where

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