Arunachal Pradesh

There is so much to explore in the world of tubers

Can there be a revival of interest in tubers, just like millets? Sunita Rao of Vanastree would like to be hopeful. What fanned her hope was the …

North-East India

BJP’s Northeast policy faces test in elections in Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura

<b>Guwahati</b><p>The Bharatiya Janata Party’s push to expand its presence in the country’s Northeast will be put to test when Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura …

India

Assam: Suspected NSCN (K) militants set ablaze nine oil tankers, no casualties reported

The attackers are believed to have taken away one tanker.<p>Suspected militants in Assam’s Tinsukia district on Tuesday allegedly set ablaze nine oil …

Assam

Rajnath Singh reviews North East security situation

Home Minister Rajnath Singh. (Express file photo/Javed Raja)<p>Ahead of elections in three Northeastern states, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on …

Rajnath Singh

India state government securities issued in 2017/18

India state government securities issued in 2017/18<p>Jan 17 (Reuters) - The following are the details of Indian State Government Securities Issued for …

India

TN hoopsters sound confident

The Tamil Nadu men’s team will open its campaign against Haryana, while the women’s team takes on Madhya Pradesh, in the senior National basketball …

India

Rs 10,700 crore telecom projects in NE to improve connectivity

Guwahati, Jan 16 (PTI) Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha today said the Centre is initiating projects worth Rs 10,700 crore for improving telephone …

India

Strife Blog

<i>By Athul Menath</i><p>Since 1979, the United Liberation Front of Assam (ULFA) has been at the forefront of insurgent violence in the Indian state of Assam. …

Military History

These Feisty Hunters Will Surprise You With What They Can Bring Down

Share this:<p>In a coordinated attack, yellow-throated martens can bring down rhesus macaques, mouse deer, musk deer, barking deer, langur, even …

North-East India

Doklam effect? ITBP to get choppers to guard Himalayas along China border

Amid reports of increased transgressions by Chinese soldiers into the Indian side, the Narendra Modi government has decided to form an ITBP air …

India

ONGC chopper crash: Pawan Hans' latest accident brings state-owned company's apathy towards safety issues to forefront - Firstpost

The issue of safety and operational efficiency of Pawan Hans choppers has again come to forefront after a helicopter, belonging to Pawan Hans …

India

Kudumbasree trains Arunachal officials

Kudumbasree has provided a two-day training to officials from Arunachal Pradesh on implementing the National Urban Livelihoods Mission.<p>The project is …

North-East India

Weekend escapes in January

Nature’s bounty, adventurous sport activities, heritage monuments, abundant wildlife, laid back beaches or magnificent mountains to trek- your dream …

Travel (India)

These bamboo structures made in Assam to celebrate Bihu explore contemporary themes

If you were in Assam, you would have virtually seen London’s Tower Bridge, the Eiffel Tower, the India Gate or the Red Fort. There’s more. You would …

India

‘PMO, PM meddling in judicial matters’

CPI national secretary K. Narayana on Saturday alleged that the Prime Minister’s Office and the Prime Minister were meddling in the matters of the …

India

AAI plans national strategy for airports development

Flight operations from Chandigarh International Airport will remain suspended from February 12-26 owing to runway upgrade work. (Express Photo)<p>FIR …

India

Villagers on India, Myanmar border to get passes

New Delhi: India and Myanmar are all set to streamline free movement of people within 16 km along their borders. The Centre has asked the four states …

India

China Is Powerful, But India Is Not A Weak Nation, Says Army Chief Bipin Rawat

We cannot allow the neighbourhood to be drifted away from us --whether it is Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka or Afghanistan. These …

China

NE Dispatch: Press Council Seeks Report on 32 Killed, Missing Assam Journalists; Naga Day Celebrated

Share this:<p>A roundup of news this week from the northeast.<p><b>Assam: Press Council of India seeks report from Assam govt on alleged delay in probing 32</b> …

India

India vows to handle China’s ‘assertiveness’

| <b>Published —</b> Friday 12 January 2018<p>Indian Army soldiers participate in a war exercise in this file photo. India has stepped up patrols on the …

Pakistan

China’s India War – Collision Course on the Roof of the World review: A counter narrative to history

On February 24, 1962, the Indian army established an outpost at Dhola in the gorge of Namka Chu river where the borders of India, Bhutan and Tibet …

China

China-India Deadlock: Tibetan Prime-Minister-In-Exile Warns India After Yet Another Border Incident

The new year began with yet another dispute along the Sino-Indian border. This happened just a few months after Beijing and New Delhi had resolved a …

India

Election Commission likely to announcing voting dates for Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland today | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

The Election Commission of India on Friday is likely to announce the polling schedule for assembly elections in Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland. As …

India

Modi govt. has compromised border security, says Congress

Reacting to reports about an attempt by Chinese troops to build a road one kilometre inside Indian territory on the Arunachal Pradesh border last …

India

3 Indian Army soldiers' terrifying free fall from helicopter [VIDEO]

A video has been making rounds on social media which shows the jawans sliding down on a rope tied to the chopper.<p>At least three Indian Army soldiers …

Military History

Leopards kill three children in a day in India

Leopards have killed at least three children in a series of attacks in rural India, according to media reports and wildlife experts.<p>Two of the …

News (Ireland)

Surge in Chinese transgressions, faceoffs on Line of Actual Control

The number of faceoffs — when military patrols of the two countries come face-to-face in territory claimed by both countries — also shot up to 216 in …

India

Sarita, Sonia enter semifinals of National Boxing | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Former world champion L Sarita Devi (60kg) and Asian silver-medallist Sonia Lather (57kg) advanced to the semifinals after clinching facile …

Sports (India)

Arunachal Pradesh sees yet another Chinese intrusion: What's Beijing's grand strategy behind repeated incursions into Indian territory? - Firstpost

In a news conference on Monday, Army chief General Bipin Rawat confirmed earlier media reports that in the last week of December, China intruded …

India

Anantnag: 2 Militants Killed In Encounter With Security Forces, Operation Underway

Two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, the army said."Two militants …

Pakistan