AboutBusiness Northeast

Business Northeast, a division of Business Northeast Group, is a news and current affairs digital platform with primary focus on Northeast India besides tracking national, international and Southeast Asian stories.

With sharp focus on politics, culture and business the emphasis of the portal is to highlight the events that shape the destiny of the region. We document the voices of marginalized people accommodating stories often ignored by mainstream media.

Our content is all encompassing and variegated focusing on issues like politics, art and culture, travel and tourism, business opportunities, fashion, entertainment and new gadgets and technology hitting the market.

Our Team

Mahesh Deka, Managing Editor (Honorary)

Mahesh Deka is the Managing Editor (honorary) of Business Northeast. An independent journalist and translator, Deka has successfully completed number of media fellowships.

As a part of the media fellowship offered by Indo-Global Social Service Society (IGSSS), New Delhi, he did extensive field study on food security in Manipur.

He writes both in English and Asamese and has translated the book Prachanda: An Unknown Revolutionary into Assamese.

In 2016, he was selected for National Media Award presented by National Foundation for India, New Delhi. He has also received UNICEF-Gauhati Univerity Media Fellowship Award recently. He earlier worked in Eastern Chronicle as the chief reporter.


Ours is a happy-noisy family of intelligent and creative people who love challenges and rigour, and find great joy and pride in their work. The crew comes from backgrounds as diverse as economics, literature, technology, photography, sports, activism, and more.

We are all passionate about what we do, and we are all passionate about the Net and all that it has to offer.

Which includes you.

If you want to hop on for a ride, drop us a line at jobs [at] businessnortheast [dot] com

You can also reach us at editor [at] businessnortheast [dot] com