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Asian Highway 1 to greet commuters from 2016

From 2016, if you are travelling from Guwahati to Imphal and Moreh, via Dimapur, by road, you will actually be driving on the Asian Highway (AH-1), which is a part of the India-Myanmar-Thailand Trilateral Highway that will connect Moreh to Mae Sot in Thailand, via Mandalay and Yangon in Myanmar...

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‘Cultural events in NE confined to urban centres’

Identifying himself as an ambassador of culture, instead of a bureaucrat, NEZCC chief Lipokmar Tzudir talks to TOI’s Abdul Gani about the challenges of preserving the region’s traditional art & culture...

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Relief for Swamy as HC issues stay on arrest

The Gauhati high court on Friday issued an interim stay order against an arrest warrant issued by a Karimganj court against senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy...

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Adivasi children start crusade against illiteracy

Thirteen-year-old Ajita Kullu fought against all odds to attend school regularly in Tinkhuria tea estate of Sonitpur district. Born to tea garden labourers, the Class VIII student, along with her classmates from the adivasi community to which she belongs, is now motivating other children to attend school...

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Only 1/4th of 68L families applied for NRC update

Only a little over one-fourth of the state’s estimated 68 lakh families have applied for inclusion of names in the National Register of Citizens (NRC) so far, compelling the authorities to extend the last date of submission of forms by one month till August 31....

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