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No more ignorance! Miranda House sets up centre for North East studies

Delhi University's Miranda House recently set up a centre for Northeast studies

Published on 1st March 2017
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India sees light at the end of the tunnel as sex ratio improves and infant mortality rate comes down

Recent governement survey has shown considerable improvement in key health indicators

Published on 1st March 2017
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TN on top: Whopping 37 Colleges in Tamil Nadu among India's best colleges in MHRD's NIRF rankings

Establishing Tamil Nadu's dominance in the higher education sector, the MHRD ranked 37 colleges from TN in the top 100 from across India

Published on 3rd April 2017
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Minister says NEET questions in Bengali were tougher than the ones in English

West Bengal's State education minister Partha Chatterjee, says questions set in Bengali for aspirants from the state appearing for the NEET exam for MBBS and BDS were different and tougher

Published on 8th May 2017
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Madhu Kishwar on JNU post issue: They're acting like I was selling Chole-Bhature in Sarojini Nagar Market before this

Madhu Kishwar vehemently maintains that she's not a sanghi and questions why JNU's students are yelling themselves hoarse when her predecessor was 'way less qualified'

Published on 10th May 2017
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Health ministry identifies 4 medical institutes to tackle maternal deaths

The chosen institutes will act as regional centres and train people to track maternal deaths and take steps to prevent them

Published on 25th July 2017
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Assam government to appoint 877 teachers in schools and colleges across the state 

Assam government on Monday said that it will appoint 877 teachers in schools and colleges across the state within the next one week

Published on 31st July 2017
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Oxford University Press launches English-English Assamese dictionary     

The Oxford University Press has launched the Compact-English-English-Assamese dictionary in Guwahati

Published on 15th June 2017
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This photo of Muslim teacher leading Independence Day celebrations in a flooded Assam school is going viral for the right reasons

Tazem Sikdar, headmaster of  Naskara School, was keen on inculcating patriotism among his students. And standing in knee-deep water while hoisting the national flag didn't deter his courage

Published on 15th August 2017
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Village Rockstars, the movie by Assamese filmmaker Rima Das, took the right turn to Toronto Film Festival

This filmmaker’s second venture Village Rockstars premiered at the Toronto Film Festival and we ask her how does one leverage the most out of film festivals among other things 

Published on 20th September 2017
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Bridging the gap: These slums kids built a path for children so that they reach school ALIVE

After the slum lost one of their children to flooded drains, the youth took this initiative to build a makeshift bridge using wooden logs  

Published on 23rd October 2017
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Hell is now and here: More than fetching awards, the picture has a message to tell and it seems to be frightening 

Jharkhand based Brick Kiln owner, Biplab Hazra who has been into wildlife photography for over 14 years says he has never witnessed an incident like this ever before.

Published on 8th November 2017
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This Vellore Physics professor taught a class of tribal 12th-graders in rural Assam for a week and now he's lost his heart to them

Noah Eastman is a professor at Voorhees College and an MCC alumnus, and was invited to teach a school in Assam for a week and he can't wait to go back

Published on 15th November 2017
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Queen Kong: How this nurse in Meghalaya delivered 1,000 babies in 62 years

After delivering over a thousand infants, the octagenarian retired with no benefits, after 62 years of tireless and continuous service to the people of  the East Khasi Hills

Published on 12th December 2017
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With 24X7 helpline, this B'luru boy will make sure that you get a blood donor within an hour 

People who are willing to become blood donors register with the organisation and are contacted whenever there is a request for a particular blood group

Published on 21st December 2017

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