UPDF activist shot dead in CHT

Sunil Tongchangya alias Joni, an activist of United People’s Democratic Front (UPDF), was gunned down allegedly by  Jana Samhati Samiti (JSS) Reformists in Naniachar in Rangamati district, Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh,  on 11th April. Local website CHTnews.com reported that the victim was returning to Major Para village […]

Mizoram: Hmar rebels come home in style

On 13th April, a total of 114 Hmar rebels of the Hmar People’s Convention-Democratic (HPC-D) returned to the mainstream by surrendering their arms to the Mizoram government at a homecoming ceremony organized by the Mizoram government. The historic homecoming ceremony was held at Central Training Institute in Mizoram […]

Bizu Miloni at Marpara

“Sajek Valley Bizu Miloni”  kick-started today at Marpara in western Mizoram. The well-attended Programme was organized by the Sajek Valley Chakma Youth Association (SVCYA)  in collaboration with Bizu organizing committee. The Chief guest of Bizu Miloni was C. Lalhuliana, while Guest of honour was Dilip Kanti Chakma, President […]

High Court upholds bandh verdict

ITANAGAR, Apr 11: The Itanagar bench of the Gauhati High Court has upheld decisions given earlier by the Supreme Court and high courts of other states declaring bandh calls as being illegal. The court issued its judgement on April 4 in response to a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) […]