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    If China Takes over Sikkim, It Will be Because of Centre’s Failure: Mamata

If China Takes over Sikkim, It Will be Because of Centre’s Failure: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday blamed the Modi government’s “diplomatic failure” for the “deterioration” in ties with neighbours like China, Nepal and Bangladesh, and said her state

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    Experts from ISRO to Assess Flood Damage in Northeast

Experts from ISRO to Assess Flood Damage in Northeast

The government has directed authorities to use experts from space technology and Indian Space Research Organisation to assess the damage caused by floods and landslides in the Northeast in which

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    National Media Ignoring Floods in Northeast: Kiren Rijiju, Biren Singh

National Media Ignoring Floods in Northeast: Kiren Rijiju, Biren Singh

Union minister Kiren Rijiju and Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh on Wednesday accused the national media of being “biased” towards the Northeast in reporting the massive floods and ignoring

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    Road Projects Worth Rs 2 Lakh Crore in Northeast by 2019: Gadkari

Road Projects Worth Rs 2 Lakh Crore in Northeast by 2019: Gadkari

The Centre would initiate road projects in the north-east with an estimated expenditure of Rs 2 lakh crore by 2019, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari announced on Wednesday.

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    Floods in NE: Rijiju to Lead Central Team to Supervise Rescue, Relief Operations

Floods in NE: Rijiju to Lead Central Team to Supervise Rescue, Relief Operations

The Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju will lead a high level central team on Thursday to supervise the rescue and relief operations in flood affected different parts

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    Darjeeling Shutdown to Continue, Protestors Plan Hunger Strike

Darjeeling Shutdown to Continue, Protestors Plan Hunger Strike

Demanding a CBI probe into violence in north Bengal hills, a committee of Gorkha leaders on Tuesday said the indefinite shutdown in the area will continue, and announced a fast-unto-death

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GJM Activist Dies in Sikkim Days After Clashes with Police

  GJM Activist Dies in Sikkim Days After Clashes with Police

A Gorkha Janmukti Morcha activist, who was allegedly injured during a clash with the police on Saturday, died at a

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Next Vice President Should be from the Northeast

  Next Vice President Should be from the Northeast

By Sudhir Bisht A few weeks ago, on a flight from Delhi to Kolkata, a bright young girl was seated

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Centre Extending Help to Flood-Hit Northeast: Rijiju

  Centre Extending Help to Flood-Hit Northeast: Rijiju

The central government is extending all possible help to the Northeast which is facing floods and landslides, Union minister Kiren

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GST Holds Special Significance for J&K, Northeast: Jitendra Singh

  GST Holds Special Significance for J&K, Northeast: Jitendra Singh

Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Sunday said the GST system has a special significance for Jammu and Kashmir and the

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Despite Digital Challenges, Northeast Traders Embrace GST

  Despite Digital Challenges, Northeast Traders Embrace GST

Amid confusion and initial reluctance, traders in the Northeast seem to have finally accepted the new Goods and Services Tax

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Promo Fashion Show of North East India Fashion Week Held

  Promo Fashion Show of North East India Fashion Week Held

Designers Hibu Ollo, Gloria Ovung, Milli Indra Dangngo and Menty Jamir showcased their collection The atmosphere became more colourful at

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Widespread Violence in Darjeeling, Three Killed, Army Called in

  Widespread Violence in Darjeeling, Three Killed, Army Called in

The army was deployed in north West Bengal’s hills on Saturday after three persons died and a policeman sustained injuries

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Gorkhaland Supporter Found Dead, GJM Alleges Murder by Police

  Gorkhaland Supporter Found Dead, GJM Alleges Murder by Police

A Gorkhaland supporter was found dead in Sonada, on the outskirts of Darjeeling, on Friday. The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM)

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India, Bangladesh to Construct Bridge Along Mizoram Border

  India, Bangladesh to Construct Bridge Along Mizoram Border

India and Bangladesh have decided to construct a bridge over Mizoram’s Khawthlangtuipui river to facilitate trade and improve communication between

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India, Myanmar Discuss Ways to Check Militants, Smuggling

  India, Myanmar Discuss Ways to Check Militants, Smuggling

India and Myanmar have discussed ways to check cross border movement of militants, and smuggling of arms, ammunition and drugs

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Several Initiatives Taken by Govt for Northeast Youth: DoNER Minister

  Several Initiatives Taken by Govt for Northeast Youth: DoNER Minister

The Union Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER)Dr Jitendra Singh said that several new initiatives for

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