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A Fair of Cultures: The Hornbill Festival of Nagaland

Named after the hornbill, a bird that shows up in the folklore of most of the state's tribes, the seven-day festival is one giant colour-splashed hodgepodge of dances, performances, crafts, parades, games,... Read more »

More Funds to Protect Tigers in Assam

The Government of India (GoI) has sanctioned funds towards the continuance of the  ‘Project Tiger’ Scheme in three tiger reserves of Assam. These are Nameri, Kaziranga and Manas Tiger Reserve. The funds... Read more »

North Eastern Council Meeting Concludes Successfully in Delhi

The 59th meeting of the North Eastern Council (NEC) was held successfully in New Delhi on September 28, 2010. Conducted every year, the NEC meets to discuss issues pertaining to the development... Read more »

Food Grains Supply and Storage Facilities to be Enhanced in Northeast

The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public distribution announced on October 1, 2010 its initiative to increase supply of food grains and storage facilities in the Northeast region of the country.... Read more »