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Dr Jonathan Vilasier Iralu | Twitter | @tovihoto

New Mexico now has a ‘Dr Jonathan Iralu Day’, in name of Naga-origin doctor on Covid frontline

Snippets from the vibrant Northeast that capture politics, culture, society and more in the eight states.
Tuingam Louzhi | Instagram

‘Apply what you can eat’ — Manipur woman uses grandma’s recipe to build her skincare brand

Snippets from the vibrant Northeast that capture politics, culture, society and more in the eight states.
Graphic by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Nagaland bats, Wuhan’s ‘Bat Lady’, US defence funds, lost ICMR probe — India’s virus mystery

Controversial NCBS-Bengaluru study of bat viruses in Nagaland, believed to be over in 2019, continues. ICMR mum on probe. Govt doesn't want to own up either study or probe.
Educationist Dr Sitanath Lahkar | Youtube screenshot

‘Blind king’s criminal negligence’ — Assamese educationist pens poem on govt’s Covid management

Snippets from the vibrant Northeast that capture politics, culture, society and more in the eight states.
The Assam Police & Assam Rifles killed six DNLA terrorists in Dhansiri Area of Karbi Anglong on 23 May 2021. | Photo: ANI

What is DNLA? Northeast rebel group of Dimasa tribe that lost 6 members in Assam encounter

Dimasa tribe is an indigenous, ethno-linguistic community living in Assam & Nagaland. Launched in 2019, Dimasa National Liberation Army demands an 'independent nation'.
John Bendang's car ambulance | Naga Hills | Facebook

To ferry Covid patients, Naga entrepreneur converts his Maruti car into ‘DIY ambulance’

Snippets from the vibrant Northeast that capture politics, culture, society and more in the eight states.
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Nagaland’s beloved ‘Longleng’ creates ‘world record’, clocks 1,50,000 km in 4 years

Snippets from the vibrant Northeast that capture politics, culture, society and more in the eight states.
Doctors from CRPF and Assam Rifles get trained at a swab collection facility in Dimapur, Nagaland | Yimkumla Longkumer | ThePrint

From Guwahati to Dimapur, Facebook post drives a ‘movement’ to help people during Covid

Snippets from the vibrant Northeast that capture politics, culture, society and more in the eight states.
A.M. Gokhale, 1968-batch IAS officer | Twitter | @srikantkesnur

Why Nagaland mourns death of Padma Shri IAS officer AM Gokhale due to Covid

Snippets from the vibrant Northeast that capture politics, culture, society and more in the eight states.

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Why Iran’s new President Raisi will listen only to his mentor: Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei

Ebrahim Raisi only won the presidency because Khamenei fixed the contest in his favor. This leaves him with little political legitimacy of his own, and more beholden to Khamenei.
File photo of NSE building in Mumbai | Photo: Dhiraj Singh | Bloomberg

Hope of continued Covid stimulus, economic recovery pushes Sensex, Nifty to record highs

The run-up in stocks comes ahead of the RBI's monetary policy Friday, where interest rates are expected to be left at an all-time low even as inflation rises.

Defence

File photo of Army chief General M.M. Naravane | ANI

Scrap L1 concept for procurement, need revolution in bureaucratic affairs, Army chief says

At a seminar by the United Services Institution, Army chief Gen. M.M. Naravane speaks out against procedural lacunae in defence procurement, emphasises need for more agile processes.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Why Mizoram vs Assam is a BJP project to ‘integrate’ northeast gone wrong

Assam-Mizoram violence is an outcome of BJP trying too hard to ‘integrate’ distinct northeastern states. This has unleashed latent regionalism.