Untapped Tourism Potential of North East India

The North East Region of India comprises the eight states of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, Meghalaya, Manipur and Sikkim. The region is home to a rich flora and fauna, diverse... Read more »

First Naga Women Battalion: The Other Tale of Northeastern Girls in Delhi

Perhaps ever since the first batch of girls from Northeast India set foot in the national capital, they have faced unwanted glances and had untold experiences to convince her that she is... Read more »

Tourism Remains Stagnant As Connectivity Yet to Improve in NER

The North-east India is one of the most beautiful parts of India. Yet it is not able to attract the flow of tourists like other tourist attractions in the country due to... Read more »

Details of Funds Allocated to North-east Region in 2018-19

The Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (MDoNER) provides assistance for projects prioritized by State Governments of North Eastern States for filling gaps in physical infrastructure.¬†According to data released by the... Read more »

Boosting Traditional and Sustainable Farming in North-east Region

The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare has launched a Central Sector Scheme called the Mission Organic Value Chain Development for North Eastern Region (MOVCDNER). The Scheme has been implemented in the... Read more »

New Delhi to Have a North-eastern Cultural Centre Soon

A 1.32 acres land has been identified and acquired from the Delhi Development Authority for the purpose of building a North Eastern Cultural and Information Centre in Delhi. The CPWD have been... Read more »

Industrial Growth and North-east Region: Need to Tread Carefully

The North-east Region of India is a region of pristine environment, beautiful landscapes and clean, green surroundings. North-east India is also a biodiversity hotspot and is presently free from the use of... Read more »

Floods A Persistent Problem In Assam, Arunachal and Manipur

Floods in North-east India, particularly in the states of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and Manipur have virtually become a perpetual phenomenon, occurring year after year, and causing tremendous loss to lives and property.... Read more »

Challenges in Preserving Traditional and Cultural Knowledge of NER

The North-east Region of India is one of the richest areas in the world in terms of biological diversity as well as cultural, social and linguistic variability, which has been conserved by... Read more »

Urban Environmental Challenges Now Emerging in North-east India

Urban growth is a recent phenomenon in North-east India and has now become an emerging trend. According to Census of India (2011), the total total number of cities in the entire North-east... Read more »