A journey through Cambodia & Vietnam

Posted by - August 5, 2019

K. Haralu My dream of visiting Cambodia and Vietnam came true a couple of months back when I found a friend who also wanted to visit Cambodia. This piece is written for those who may be interested to visit these lesser known South East Asian countries. We reached Phnom Penh after a brief stopover in

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Ride Sikkim

Posted by - April 20, 2019

The high mountains get together! It all started with a bit of soul searching. It’s almost 5years old now and still we feel so new with the bikes. The story of Ride Sikkim simply started with a thought to travel as much as possible on a motorcycle, where ever your mind takes you. It was

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Posted by - April 11, 2019

New Bureau Spring symbolizes a fresh start of the year. ‘KUMNOU’ [literally translated meaning ‘NEW YEAR’] was an annual event accentuating the very much awaited spring season of the year which represents a new phase in life, was held on 22nd March, the second day of Yaoshang (Holi) 2019 at Hapta Kanjeibung, Imphal from 1:00-7:00pm.

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Cherry Blossom arrive early in Shillong

Posted by - November 8, 2018

Albert Chiang, Scientist IBSD A team of scientists and research scholars of the Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development (IBSD) led by Prof. Dinabandhu Sahoo, Director IBSD, have been travelling extensively across the Khasi Hills of Meghalaya in the month of October to study the onset of flowering of the Himalayan Cherry, in a lead

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Mongsenyimti Celebrates Tsungremmong Festival

Posted by - September 18, 2018

Mongsenyimti, the first village of Langpangkong Range the drives down national highway 61 from Mokokchung, Nagaland celebrated its Tsungremmong festival on 2nd August. This festival is one of the most important festivals of the Ao Naga community. Mongsenyimti is one of the few villages in the range where this festival is popularly celebrated. Situated at

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Reminiscence on Zhaimai Labour Corps to France

Posted by - June 28, 2018

Robert Situated on the North eastern part of Senapati District, Manipir, Zhaimai village (officially known as Liyai) is considered to be the largest village amongst the Paumai Naga villages in Manipur. Zhaimai comes from two words that is ‘Zhai’ meaning ‘Lake’ and ‘Mai’ meaning ‘People’. Literally it connotes ‘People who live near the Lake’. Bestowed

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Ministry of Tourism has sanctioned 4 projects under the theme of Tribal Circuit: Shri K. J. Alphons 

Posted by - May 1, 2018

Tribal Circuit is one of the fifteen thematic circuits identified for development under Swadesh Darshan Scheme of Ministry of Tourism. Under Swadesh Darshan Scheme, Ministry aims to develop tourism infrastructure in the country in a planned and prioritized manner on the principles of high tourist value, competitiveness, sustainability, enriching tourist experience and creation of livelihood

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Pangsau Pass International Festival Inaugurated

Posted by - February 10, 2018

Avik Chakraborty Chief Minister Pema Khandu inagurated the 7th edition of the three day Pangsau pass international festival at Nampong in Changlang district of Arunachal Pradesh on January 20, 2018. Speaking on the occasion, CM Khandu said the main objective of the festival is to showcase  the rich culture of the Arunachal Pradesh. “This is

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