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British India
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In 1891 a major anti-british revolt erupted in the northeast Indian princely state of Manipur after a dangerously miscalculated attempt by the Government of India to assert its authority in the wake of a palace coup. Following the murder of a number...
Heerak Jyoti Mahanta
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The Night of 31st December has always been a dark and sad day for those in Assam who grew up with a feeling of Nationalism. It has been exactly 25 years today when Assam had lost one of its bravest and uncompromising sons, Captain Heerak Jyoti...
Kishore Kumar
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As India and Tripura in particular remembers Tripura’s pride in the Indian music industry, (L) Sachin Dev Burman on his death anniversary on Monday (Oct 31), let’s take a long at the five facts about the late composer, less we forget...
Tring
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‘Tring’ is a New Year celebration of the Tripuri people celebrated on December 22 every year throughout the state. Tripura people ranging from elderly to teenagers mark the New Year at 12 AM by lighting candles and...
soldiers
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The United States today said it has successfully located remains of the country's servicemen who went missing in Arunachal Pradesh during World War II.  A Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) team carried out works on sites in the...
Vijay Diwas
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Vijay Diwas is observed on December 16 every year to commemorate the sacrifices of Indian soldiers who died in the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War. The signing of the Instrument of Surrender by Pakistan forces’ Eastern Command...
Rani Gaidinliu
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Less we forget about the legendary leader from Manipur, Gaidinliu popularily known as Rani Gaidinliu, who led a revolt against British rule in India. She was indeed a force to be reckoned with. Even the British feared her. After her arrest, pleas...
Pa Togan Sangma
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144 years ago, a brave A’chik warrior from the hills of the Garos took upon himself the onus of protecting his people and his tribes from the intrusion of the foreign forces. Pa Togan Nengminja Sangma’s brave and selfless act will...
Earthquake
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When one talks about ‘earthquake’, the topic revolving around the 1897 major earthquake in Shillong never ceases to skip one’s mind even as they predict that if an earthquake of the same magnitude hits the city again, the...
Manipur
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Manipur is mentioned in historic texts as Kangleipak or Meeteileipak which covered only the three valleys districts: Bishnupur, Thoubal and Imphal. Sanamahi Laikan wrote that officials during the reign of Meidingu Pamheiba in the eighteenth century...
Rani Gaidinliu
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Rani Gaidinliu sacrificed & full dedicated her precious life to save & free the Naga society from the British rule in our country. Gaidinliu was born on 26th January 1915 at Luangkao village of present Manipur. Gaidinliu announced- “We...
Gunpowder
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Many historians believe that it was in Assam where gunpowder was invented.There has been trade between China and Assam in 1st Millennium AD and Assam had certain degree of civilization. British traveler and historian J.B. Traveneer states: “...

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