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    NF Railway to Run Special Holi Trains

NF Railway to Run Special Holi Trains

The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has decided to run three special trains in order to clear rush of passenger during the ensuing Holi festival. Special trains will run from Kamakhya

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    DoNER Ministry Mulls to Promote Entrepreneurship in NE

DoNER Ministry Mulls to Promote Entrepreneurship in NE

In a bid to encourage entrepreneurship in the Northeast region, Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DONER) in association with Department of Business Administration, Tezpur University and North Eastern

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    Centre Plans to Make NE a Hub of Organic Farming

Centre Plans to Make NE a Hub of Organic Farming

Ministry of Agriculture has been embarking into the plan to make Northeast region as hub of organic farming considering it’s socio-environmental potential, said Union minister of State for Agriculture Sudarshan

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    Handicrafts Exports from Northeast Poised for Quantum Jump

Handicrafts Exports from Northeast Poised for Quantum Jump

By Raymond Kharmujai India’s north-eastern states, one of the richest in terms of eco-friendly crafts, exported handicrafts and handloom products to the tune of Rs 1,121.75 crore during the year

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    Rotavirus Vaccinaion Launched for Five More States

Rotavirus Vaccinaion Launched for Five More States

Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda on Saturday launched Rotavirus vaccination for five more states in the country to immunise children against diarrhoea, one of the major causes of child deaths

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    World’s Smallest River Island Attracts Overseas Visitors

World’s Smallest River Island Attracts Overseas Visitors

Northeast India is known for its alluring beauty, endowed with rich natural resources. The region is dotted with wildlife sanctuaries and incredible tourist destinations, as well as places of historical

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Northeast Region Adopts Renewable Energy to Overcome Power Crisis

  Northeast Region Adopts Renewable Energy to Overcome Power Crisis

India’s northeast region is endowed with rich natural and energy resources. With an aim to encourage clean energy, northeast has

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When Wild Animals Treat Themselves in Farmers’ Farms   

  When Wild Animals Treat Themselves in Farmers’ Farms   

By Athar Parvaiz With human wildlife conflict (HWC) continuing unabated in many areas near forests in Darjeeling and Sikkim in

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Foreign Nationals Defy Visa Rules While Visiting Northeast

  Foreign Nationals Defy Visa Rules While Visiting Northeast

A large number of foreigners are being black-listed from visiting northeastern states by the Union Home Ministry for violation of

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NFR, IRCTC Jointly Launch Pilgrimage Train for Northeast People

  NFR, IRCTC Jointly Launch Pilgrimage Train for Northeast People

The North East Frontier Railway and Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) have jointly launched the ‘Astha Circuit Tourist

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Japan Willing to Improve Connectivity in India’s Northeast: Envoy

  Japan Willing to Improve Connectivity in India’s Northeast: Envoy

Asserting that India-Japan relations still have not yet reached the potential, Minister of State for Home, Kiren Rijiju said that

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Northeast Significant for Indo-Bangla Trade Ties: Bangladesh Minister

  Northeast Significant for Indo-Bangla Trade Ties: Bangladesh Minister

Bangladesh is setting up a World Trade Centre at Chittagong port, which will help strengthen trade ties with India, a

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BSNL Aims to Complete Northeast Telecom Project by December 2018

  BSNL Aims to Complete Northeast Telecom Project by December 2018

State-run BSNL is expecting to complete its portion of mobile network roll-out project, funded by the Universal Service Obligation Fund

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Northeast Has Done little to Contribute to Act East Policy: MP Bezbaruah

  Northeast Has Done little to Contribute to Act East Policy: MP Bezbaruah

North Eastern Council (NEC) member, MP Bezbaruah has opined that the North East region has done little to contribute towards

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ONGC to Boost Sports in Northeast

  ONGC to Boost Sports in Northeast

State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) will help northeastern states to boost sports and sporting talent, a company official

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Northeast Folks: Less Indian?

  Northeast Folks: Less Indian?

Cover Story of January Edition, NET Bureau, Partha Jyoti Borah  Northeast is an Asian miniature where brown and yellow race

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Centre to Address Northeast’s Challenges of Digitalisation: Gohain

  Centre to Address Northeast’s Challenges of Digitalisation: Gohain

Union Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain on Tuesday assured that the government will address various challenges faced by

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