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Assam Rifles: Foes Or Friends Of The Hill People?

Jun 11, 2021 T S Haokip

At a time when the Hill is slowly progressing towards normalcy, a recent 'fake encounter' case reincarnates fear in the minds of hill people and mistrust of the security forces.

Covid-19 Surge: Night Curfew Imposed In Manipur

Apr 19, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The curfew will be effective from 7 pm to 5 am, officials said.


Protests, Strike Hit Assam, North-East As CAB Likely To Be Tabled In Parliament Today

Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), if passed, will help non-Muslim migrants who have come here before December 31 of 2014, to avail Indian citizenship.

Cabinet Approves Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. Here's All You Need To Know About It

Dec 04, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill is likely to be introduced in the Parliament in the next two days. Here's all you need to know about the proposed legislation.


Rahul Breaks Silence On Poll Defeat, Accuses BJP Of 'Usurping' Power, Forming 'Opportunistic' Alliance In Meghalaya

He also used the hashtag "DemocracyDemonetised" with his tweet to target the BJP.

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03 March, 2018

Meghalaya Assembly Poll Trends: Congress Shows Early Leads, CM Mukul Sangma Leading In Songsak

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The BJP, the People's Democratic Front and the National People's Party were leading in one seat each.


25 February, 2018

Despite Big Talks About Development, Meghalaya's Election Will Be Fought On Beef And Religion

Linda Chhakchhuak

The party which has sworn to ban cow slaughter in the country, in Meghalay, is confronted by a beef-eating electorate.


01 February, 2018

Budget 2018: Rs 2.95 Lakh Crore Allocated For Defence For Next Fiscal

Outlook Web Bureau

The outlay for defence budget amounted to 12.10% of the total budget of Rs 24,42,213 crore for 2018-19.


27 January, 2018

Commuters Stranded Amid Indefinite Curfew After 2 Killed In Assam Police Firing

Outlook Web Bureau

The Republic Day was celebration was marred in the state by three low-intensity blasts in Tinsukia district and an indefinite curfew in Dima Hasao's Maibang.


16 December, 2017

PM Modi Announces Rs 90000 Cr For Improving Roads, Highways In NE

Outlook Web Bureau

The prime minister dedicated to the nation a 271-km two- lane national highway connecting Tura in western Meghalaya and Shillong.


16 September, 2017

No 'Third Party Meddling', Says China After Japan's Investment Announcement In North-East

Outlook Web Bureau

"In such circumstances, we hope India and various parties should respect such aspects and any third party should not be involved in our efforts to solve disputes"


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14 September, 2017

Priyanka Chopra Apologises After Twitter Slams Her For Calling Sikkim 'Troubled By Insurgency'

Outlook Web Bureau

The actor also claimed at the interview that her production venture 'Pahun' is the only film to have come out of the state.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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