Posts by North East Today

Tripura: BSF IG Piyush Purushottamdas Patel Inspects Security Measures At Sabroom ICP; Officials Conduct Thorough Assessment Of Indo-Bangla Border Security

Agartala, December 07, 2023: In a strategic move to assess and enhance security measures at the Indo-Bangla border, Inspector General Piyush Purushottamdas Patel, leading the 109 Battalion of the Border Security Force (BSF), conducted a comprehensive inspection at Tripura’s Sabroom. The visit, which commenced at approximately 8:30 am, focused on…

Nagaland University To Offer Japanese Language Education, Confirms Japanese Ambassador

Featured, International, Nagaland, Northeast
In a significant development at the ongoing Hornbill Festival in Naga Heritage Village, Kisama, Japan’s Ambassador to India, Hiroshi Suzuki, expressed keen interest in enhancing cultural ties between Japan and Nagaland. During the festival, he conveyed his enthusiasm for fostering greater cultural exchange and encouraged more Naga people to visit…

Meghalaya’s ‘Lakadong Turmeric’ Receives GI Tag

Featured, Meghalaya, Northeast
In a significant development, Meghalaya’s prized Lakadong turmeric has been granted the coveted Geographical Indication (GI) tag, according to the state’s Agriculture Minister, Ampareen Lyngdoh. Alongside Lakadong turmeric, three other cultural elements—Garo Dakmanda, a traditional garment worn by Garo women; Chubitchi, a rice-based fermented drink integral to Garo community celebrations;…