Decades-old inter-state border disputes, which have the potential to provide new spaces to terrorist formations, threatening the tenuous peace in India’s troubled Northeast, have once again come to the fore.
Guwahati/UNI: After a slump in air passenger movement in North East following resumption of services post-lockdown, the numbers are growing once again and the airlines have slowly started their services to almost 50% pre-corona numbers, adhering to all the health guidelines laid down by the state as well as the Central governments.
New Delhi/IBNS: A trial run of Sonamura-Daukandi route, which connects Tripura with the National Waterways of India through Bangladesh for the first time would conclude at Sonamura on September 05 next in the presence of Chief Minister of Tripura Biplab Kumar Deb and India’s High Commissioner to Bangladesh Riva Ganguly Das, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said in a statement on Thursday.
Guwahati/IBNS: Nagaland on Friday registered seven new positive cases for COVID-19.
Kohima, Apr 30 (IBNS): A German delegation, headed by the Chargé d’affaires Dr. Jasper Wieck, visited the state of Nagaland for two days starting Monday.
Guwahati, Aug 27 (IBNS): Meghalaya Chief Minister and the chief of state’s ruling National Peoples’ Party (NPP), Conrad K Sangma, on Monday, won the South Tura by-election by defeating his nearest Congress rival Charlotte W Momin by over 8,400 votes.
Guwahati, Jan 23 (IBNS): Ten banned insurgent groups of North East India have called for a given a call for a boycott of the 69th Republic Day celebrations and a total shut down on January 26.
Guwahati, Jan 26 (IBNS): Serial blasts triggered by suspected militants rocked several places in north-east India on Thursday morning, while the nation celebrated the 68th Republic Day.