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    Northeast to Get Three New Satellite Channels

Northeast to Get Three New Satellite Channels

Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting, Colonel Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Monday announced that three new satellite channels would be launched in the North East to promote local

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    Northeast Needs a New Anti–Terror Policy

Northeast Needs a New Anti–Terror Policy

By Wasbir Hussain The massacre in Assam of more than 75 Adivasi men, women and children by rebels belonging to the Songbijit faction of the National Democratic Front of Boroland

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    Racial Slur May Land You in Jail

Racial Slur May Land You in Jail

Racial slurs against the people of India’s northeast will soon be a criminal offence as the central government plans to insert new sections in the Indian Penal Code (IPC). Announcing

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    AirAsia to Start Operations in Northeast

AirAsia to Start Operations in Northeast

Indo–Malaysian low cost carrier AirAsia India plans to start its operations in the Northeast later this year. The airline also has future plans to fly to South East Asian countries,

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    China Diverts Yangtze Water, is Brahmaputra Next Target?

China Diverts Yangtze Water, is Brahmaputra Next Target?

By Wasbir Hussain On a Friday, 12 December 2014, China successfully diverted water from its longest river, the Yangtze, to the country’s arid northern areas, including capital Beijing. It did

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    Science Fair to Highlight Projects from Northeast

Science Fair to Highlight Projects from Northeast

Hundreds of students from east and northeast India will showcase over 200 innovative projects and models at the 40th Eastern India Science Fair to begin Jan 6 in Kolkata. Birla

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Budget Allocation for Northeast to be Increased

  Budget Allocation for Northeast to be Increased

DoNER Minister Jitendra Singh Friday assured chief ministers of the northeastern states that the central government will increase the budget

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Centre Accepts Report on Safety of Northeast People

  Centre Accepts Report on Safety of Northeast People

The central government has accepted the recommendations of a committee that has suggested immediate measures to ensure the safety of

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Air Connectivity in Northeast to Improve

  Air Connectivity in Northeast to Improve

Connectivity in the north eastern region will increase in the coming month as Alliance Air, which operates flights in the

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Centre Plans to Rope in a Celebrity to Promote Northeast

  Centre Plans to Rope in a Celebrity to Promote Northeast

The NDA government is planning to rope in a celebrity to be the brand ambassador for the Northeast, on the

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Delhi Police to Induct 160 Northeast Youth Every Year

  Delhi Police to Induct 160 Northeast Youth Every Year

Delhi Police will induct 160 youth from the northeastern states of the country every year to make it better equipped

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Bangladesh Crackdown on Northeast Militant Bases

  Bangladesh Crackdown on Northeast Militant Bases

Bangladesh security forces have launched a fresh crackdown on Northeast militant bases dismantling at least 16 camps, including those of

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Experts from Japan to Visit Northeast

  Experts from Japan to Visit Northeast

A team of Japanese experts will visit the northeastern States in next three weeks to study the details for the

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Assam Killings: Ferrying of Goods Affected

  Assam Killings: Ferrying of Goods Affected

Ferrying of essential goods from different parts of India to the northeastern region has been affected due to the violence

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Restrictive Permits Hampers Tourism in Northeast

  Restrictive Permits Hampers Tourism in Northeast

Union Minister for Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation, Mahesh Sharma, on Friday lamented that even though the Centre was trying

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From Moon to Mars

  From Moon to Mars

A son of Assam’s soil became a part of the history when India successfully launched Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM). Known

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Tripura Demands Comprehensive Development Plan for Northeast

  Tripura Demands Comprehensive Development Plan for Northeast

Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar demanded a comprehensive development plan for the northeastern region while addressing a party rally in

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