North East

Five PLA militants killed in Manipur

Imphal: Five militants of the banned People’s Liberation Army (PLA) were killed in an exchange of fire between NSCN-IM and PLA at Makan in Manipur’s Kamjong district on Tuesday, police said. The incident took place at about 5.30 am near the Indo-Myanmar international border, 53 km away from Kasom Khullen police station, they said. Details […]

North East

One dead in Assam flash flood

Guwahati: One person died in Assam here as incessant rains caused havoc in the city on Thursday morning. The deceased was electrocuted as he waded through knee-deep water-logged Zoo Road area around 7 a.m., locals said. “A severed electric wire was lying there unnoticed and unattended. None knew about it as the entire road was […]

North East

Governor leads yoga day celebrations in Mizoram

Aizawl: Mizoram Governor Lt General Nirbhay Sharma on Wednesday inaugurated the ‘Healthy Mizoram Campaign’ and joined Yoga enthusiasts at the Assam Rifles ground on the occasion of the International Yoga Day. Certain misconceptions about Yoga must be dispelled, Sharma said, adding that Yoga does not adhere to any articular religion, belief system or community. “Yoga […]