Hornbill Festival underway in Nagaland

KOHIMA, 4 Dec: The 23rd edition of the Hornbill Festival in Nagaland's heritage village Kisama is being celebrated from 1-10 December, with Durex Birds...

Himanta announces additional Rs five crore for Assam Agitation Welfare Trust

Guwahati, Dec 3 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday announced an additional Rs five crore for the Assam Agitation Welfare Trust. The...

Special help desk for persons with disabilities at Guwahati airport

Guwahati, Dec 3 (PTI) A special help desk was inaugurated on Saturday at the Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport here on the International Day...

Two children among five killed in Assam brick kiln blaze

Hailakandi (Assam), Dec 3 (PTI) Five people, including two children, were killed and 12 others were critically injured in a fire that broke out...

Police complaint lodged against Ajmal; parties link his comments to Guj polls

Guwahati, Dec 3 (PTI) Police complaints were lodged in Assam on Saturday by Assam Jatiya Parishad (AJP) against AIUDF MP Badruddin Ajmal for his...

Clear encroached land of Assam Vaishnavite monasteries, panel urges govt

Guwahati, Dec 3 (PTI) An Assam government commission has stressed the need to clear encroached land of Satras (Vaishnavite monasteries) in the state and...

BJP-IPFT has given corruption free good governance in Tripura: Manik Saha

Agartala, Nov 3 (PTI) Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha on Saturday asserted that the BJP-IPFT has given corruption free good governance to the people...

Bangladesh Foreign Minister says looking for increased cooperation with India

Silchar, Dec 3 (PTI) Bangladesh Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has said that his country was exploring ways to increase cooperation with India, which...

Bangladesh Foreign Minister says looking for increased cooperation with India

Silchar, Dec 2 (PTI) Bangladesh Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen on Friday said that his country was exploring ways to increase cooperation with India, which...

Two teens held for attempting to rape girl in Assam

Tezpur (Assam), Dec 2 (PTI) Two teenagers, including a minor, were arrested in Assam's Sonitpur district on Friday for allegedly attempting to rape an 11-year-old...

Woman, daughter found dead in Guwahati, husband blamed in video

Guwahati, Dec 2 (PTI) A woman and her seven-year-old daughter were found dead in Guwahati on Friday, police said. In a purported video, the woman alleged...

Assam: FIR against 12 people in JB College ragging case

Jorhat (Assam), Dec 2 (PTI) A case has been lodged against 12 people by a premier college in Assam's Jorhat district on allegations of ragging...

Centre approves major road reconstruction, bridge conversion projects for Assam: CM

Guwahati, Dec 2 (PTI) The Assam government has received approval from the Centre for re-construction of road network damaged in Dima Hasao district in this...

Charilam violence glaring example of fascist-style rule in Tripura: Manik Sarkar

Agartala, Dec 2 (PTI) Former Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar on Friday alleged the deadly violence in Charilam was a glaring example of the fascist-style...

Tripura targets to procure 35,000 MT of paddy in 2022-23: Minister

Agartala, Dec 2 (PTI) The Tripura government is targetting to procure 35,000 MT of paddy in 2022-23, minister Sushanta Chowdhury said on Friday. Chowdhury, the Information...

MBB Airport to get foreign exchange counter

Agartala, Dec 2 (PTI) The Maharaja Bir Bikram (MBB) Airport here, the second busiest airport in the Northeast will soon have a foreign exchange counter...

Boarders staying illegally in hostels to be asked to leave for preventing ragging:...

Guwahati, 1 Dec: The Assam government will soon launch a drive to find out all former students staying illegally in college and university hostels...

Border violence: Protesters burn effigies of Amit Shah, Meghalaya CM among others in Shillong

Shillong, Nov 26 (PTI) Members of various social organisations in Meghalaya on Saturday burnt effigies of Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Chief Minister...

NHPC’s pig farming initiatives for women near Subansiri hydro project

Guwahati, Nov 26 (PTI) Power major NHPC is lending a helping hand to women by developing the infrastructure of a pig farming company in...

Maha CM, ministers visit Guwahati to pay obeisance to Goddess Kamakhya

Guwahati, Nov 26 (PTI) Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde and several other ministers along with their families on Saturday visited Guwahati to pay obeisance...