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Boko Haram butchers 45

Boko Haram butchers 45

Nigeria: Butchery in the name of religion once again struck in Nigeria.  At least 45 people were killed in a suspected Boko Haram [dreaded Islamic terror group] attack in northeast…

Morcha pins Gorkha state hope on Rajnath Singh

Morcha pins Gorkha state hope on Rajnath Singh

KALIMPONG (Darjeeling): The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha says Union home minister Rajnath Singh will set up a committee to examine the demand for Gorkhaland, and so  decided to postpone its three-day…

China’s Dam dammned by Northeastern India

China’s Dam dammned by Northeastern India

GUWAHATI: Will dams across the Brahmaputra turn Northeast India into a desert? Various organisations  protested against reported completion of a major hydropower dam by China on the Brahmaputra, called Yarlung…

Meghalaya ratifies Constitutional status for NJC

Meghalaya ratifies Constitutional status for NJC

SHILLONG:  The Meghalaya Assembly has ratified the Constitution (121st Amendment) Bill, 2014 after it was moved by Deputy Chief Minister in-charge Law, RC Laloo through a Government resolution. The Bill…

Nun who distributed condoms: this was a life

Nun who distributed condoms: this was a life

Sister Shalini D’Souza, 76, the former head of US-based Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, who pioneered social action with commercial sex workers in Delhi, died of cancer on November 6.…