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Statehood day
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Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram are celebrating the 31st anniversary of their state foundation day. Arunachal Pradesh was earlier called NEFA (North Eastern Frontier Agency) and Mizoram was part of Assam, the regions got their new names and status as...
Mizoram
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The History of Mizoram (Hmanlai Mizo Documentary) Source: YouTube | By: TwentySevenVids
Indira Gandhi'
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Probably it was the briefest public function ever attended by Smt. Indira Gandhi. It was so brief a function that it hardly lasted a minute! In fact, I would not believe in it myself but for the photographs that are fading slowly! Yes, because it...
Habung
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The Assam government will preserve the historic Habung area in upper Assam’s Dhemaji district, the seat of the rich legacy of the Ahoms. During the reign of Suhungmung, the Ahom Kingdom ...
WW II
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The Battle of Imphal-Kohima was voted as Britain’s greatest battle by the National Army Museum in London, edging out Waterloo and D-Day, two iconic events that we are more familiar with, even in India. On March 15, 1944, the Japanese army...
Rang Ghar
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The Rang Ghar literally translated to ( “House of Entertainment”) is known to be  the largest and among  the oldest surviving amphitheaters in Asia. The building was constructed during the reign of Swargadeo by ...
Herman Pery
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This is the story of a young World War II who lived a significant portion of his life with the Heimi Nagas, a tribe of head hunters. The head hunters had a unique distinction and commanded respect with the growing number of human heads they could...
Juthika Bose
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‘Namaskar Akashvani Agartala’ – the date was January 26, 1967. This was how Juthika Bose started her journey as first female announcer of All India Radio just 50 years back. Now, she is in her seventies spending time in home...
Zero
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The knowledge around Zero had accorded a unique distinction to India in its immense application on Astronomy and Mathematics. But, according to a latest finding, the place of birth of Zero could be Northeast India’s Assam. A piece of half...
quakes
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Noted earthquake engineering expert Dr Sarada Sarma of the Imperial College, London has laid stress on studying the history of earthquakes for designing earthquake-resistant structures in the earthquake-vulnerable areas. His attention was drawn to...
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...

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