NE STUDENTS

  • Bangalore: 'NE exodus was avoidable' August 30, 2012

    Bangalore: Attributing the exodus of more than 30,000 people of Northeast origin following rumours to an intelligence failure, a panel of eminent citizens of the city made an effort to reach out to the Northeastern population by holding a discussion on methods to end the panic on Wednesday. What happened was...
  • Pune University provides hostel to NE students August 29, 2012

    Pune: Two weeks after students from the Northeastern states left the city in the wake of a panicdriven exodus, the University of Pune (UoP) has stepped forward with a helping hand. In a welcome initiative, the varsity has started accommodating insecure NorthEast students in the varsity's hostel. Last week four...
  • Bangalore: We feel safe now, say NE students August 23, 2012

    Bangalore: I feel secure now, said Preety Borah, a native of Assam, who is pursuing graduation at St Josephs College of Arts and Science. After the rumours of violence that was rife last week, I feel safe now. I am taking accommodation in the place provided by the college management,...
  • Exodus of North Eastern students, Assam CM acts August 15, 2012

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi is in constant touch with his counterparts in Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Maharasthra following reports of exodus of the state's students after being targeted in the wake of violence in Bodoland Territorial Autonomous District (BTAD). "The Chief Minister is in constant touch with his...