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Myanmar coup: Mizoram witnesses influx of refugees as hundreds seek asylum

Over 380 Myanmar nationals, including women and children have so far sneaked into Mizoram seeking refuge since late February, following the military coup and...

MHA directs NE states to check illegal influx of Myanmar nationals amid military coup;...

The Mizoram government is likely to start hectic preparations to deport illegal migrants from Myanmar, after the Union Home Ministry asked Chief Secretaries of...

China approves major dam near Arunachal; dam planned on geographically unstable area, says expert

China's parliament on Thursday adopted the 14th five-year plan which includes the controversial hydropower project on the Brahmaputra River in Tibet, close to the...

PM Modi virtually inaugurates ‘Maitri Setu’ between India and Bangladesh

The much-awaited Maitri Setu bridge between Indian and Bangladesh was virtually inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday. He also inaugurated and laid...

Myanmar protesters defy curfew; media outlets ordered shut

Demonstrators in Myanmar’s biggest city came out on Monday night for their first mass protests in defiance of an 8 pm curfew, seeking to...

Google unveils USD 25 million in grants aimed at empowering women in India

Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, on Monday announced a range of programs and a grant of USD 25 million to nonprofits and social enterprises...

First consignment of ‘red rice’ from Assam flagged off to US

In a major boost to India’s rice exports potential, the first consignment of ‘red rice’ was flagged off on Thursday to the United States...

At least 38 anti-coup protesters killed by security forces in Myanmar

In Myanmar, at least 38 people were killed and many injured as the military quelled protests in several towns and cities, the United Nations...

Myanmar protesters return to streets as crackdown continues

Demonstrators in Myanmar took to the streets again on Tuesday to protest last month’s seizure of power by the military, as foreign ministers from...

At least 18 killed in Myanmar on bloodiest day of protests against coup

At least 18 people have been killed and dozens wounded across Myanmar in the most violent crackdown yet by security forces against peaceful demonstrators...