Daily Archives: May 3, 2021

May Day, May Day, May Day!

Flights Of FantasyNamed after the Greek goddess of fertility, Maia, the month of May marks the end of the spring season. The 1st of...

The PHE department carried out a plantation drive at the Saching Nallah catchment area in Changlang district on 1 May to improve water retention...

Libang flags of motorcycle rally

PASIGHAT, 2 May: Health Minister Alo Libang flagged off a motorcycle rally, being organized as part of the Border Roads Organization's (BRO) 61st raising...

Int’l Workers’ Day observed

CHANGLANG, 2 May: The Changlang battalion of the Assam Rifles observed International Workers' Day near Phangtip village on 1 May. A drive was conducted to...

Dakpe kicks off first Kamle Football Super League

RAGA, 2 May: Local MLA Tarin Dakpe on Friday kicked off the first Kamle Football Super League, 2021 in the presence of the HoDs...

BJP left licking wounds

The assembly elections' results saw the emergence of three popular leaders who as chief ministers of their respective states will form a formidable alliance...

National govt the remedy

Economic LetdownBy Shivaji Sarkar It is an ominous year now. Panic decisions and maniac actions of keeping people off work has done wonders of squeezing...

Negative marking not as crucial

Editor, This is pertaining to a recent article on the need for rectification of JE (RWD) exam conducted by the APPSC. The writer of the...

Undue delay in releasing monetary support under startup challenge

Editor, The first ever startup challenge by the state government was launched on the 34th Statehood Day in 2020 with the aim of finding and...

Assam Assembly poll has broken ‘jinx’ that minorities don’t vote for BJP: Jitendra Singh

New Delhi, May 2 (PTI) With the ruling BJP-led alliance in Assam set to form the government for the second consecutive term, Union Minister...

COVID-19: France, Taiwan, Uzbekistan and Belgium send medical supplies to India

New Delhi, May 2 (PTI) France, Taiwan, Uzbekistan and Belgium on Sunday delivered to India medical supplies, including oxygen plants and medicines, as a...

India’s fuel sales drop in April on Covid wave

New Delhi, May 2 (PTI): The second wave of coronavirus sweeping the nation has pummelled fuel sales in April as local restrictions clamped to...

RBI to strengthen risk-based supervision of banks, NBFCs

New Delhi, May 2 (PTI): The Reserve Bank has decided to review and strengthen the Risk Based Supervision (RBS) of the banking sector with...

Trinamool demands recount in Nandigram

Kolkata, May 2 (PTI) The Trinamool Congress has demanded recounting in Nandigram constituency from which Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had stood, alleging a number...

Assam Congress chief Ripun Bora resigns after poll debacle

Guwahati, May 2 (PTI) Congress's Assam president Ripun Bora resigned on Sunday after the party's defeat in the state elections. Taking responsibility, the Rajya Sabha...

DDCA to donate 100 units each of ventilators and oxygen concentrators

New Delhi, May 2 (PTI) The Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) on Sunday announced it will be donating 100 units each of non-invasive...

Premier League: Manchester United fans’ anti-Glazers protest forces postponement of Liverpool clash

Manchester, 2 May (AP): Manchester United's Premier League clash against Liverpool was postponed on Sunday after fans invaded the Old Trafford pitch as part...

Madrid Open: Naomi Osaka has ‘clay court plan’ despite second round defeat to Karolina...

Madrid, 2 May (AFP): Naomi Osaka said she has a better plan for coping with clay after she suffered a second-round exit at the...

MotoGP: Australian Jack Miller wins Spanish GP as Francesco Bagnaia takes championship lead 

Jerez de la Frontera, 2 May (AFP): Australian Jack Miller rode to only his second victory at the Spanish MotoGP on Sunday as Ducati...

Women’s Champions League: Chelsea beat Bayern Munich 4-1 to set up final with Barcelona

Paris, 2 May (AFP): Pernille Harder scored a key late goal and Fran Kirby netted twice as Chelsea overturned a 2-1 first-leg deficit with...