AIUDF announces first list for Assam polls, renominates 7 sitting MLAs

Guwahati, Mar 7 (PTI) The All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF), a major constituent of the opposition Congress-led Grand Alliance, on Sunday night released...

Union Minister Jitendra Singh visits COVID-19 vaccination centres in Guwahati

Guwahati, Mar 7 (PTI) Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Sunday visited different vaccination centres here, interacted with citizens and enquired about their wellbeing. He also...

Ex-CM Mahanta’s traditional seat given to BJP considering ‘winning possibility’: AGP

  Guwahati, Mar 7 (PTI) The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), a constituent of the ruling BJP-led coalition in Assam, on Sunday said that Barhampur, the...

NDA partners appeal to workers for united fight in Assam assembly election

Guwahati, Mar 7 (PTI) NDA constituents in Assam on Sunday appealed to workers to help each other to ensure the victory of the BJP-AGP-UPPL...

Assam reports 7 new COVID-19 cases, one fresh death

Guwahati, Mar 7 (PTI) Assam's COVID-19 tally rose to 2,17,649 as seven more persons tested positive for the virus while one fresh fatality pushed...

IPFT announces list of 18 candidates for Tripura district council polls

Agartala, Mar 7 (PTI) The IPFT, an ally of the ruling BJP in Tripura, on Sunday announced the names of 18 candidates for a...

Alliance partners of Congress in Assam will not get any seat in first phase

Guwahati, Mar 7 (PTI) The Congress will allot no seats to its six partners of the Grand Alliance in any of the 47 seats...

Raijor Dal names two more candidates for first phase of Assam Assembly polls

Guwahati, Mar 7 (PTI) The newly-floated Raijor Dal on Sunday announced the names of two more candidates, following All Assam Minority Students' Union (AAMSU)...

AJP announces second list of 50 candidates for Assam polls

Guwahati, Mar 7 (PTI) The newly-formed Assam Jatiya Parishad on Sunday announced the second list of 50 candidates for the three-phased assembly polls, with...

Assam Election 2021: Jailed activist Akhil Gogoi to contest assembly polls from Sibsagar

Guwahati, Mar 6 (PTI): Assam Election 2021: Jailed activist Akhil Gogoi will contest the upcoming elections in Assam from Sibsagar as a candidate of...

NIA chargesheets 3 Bodo militants for killing Assam police officer in ambush in 2014

Guwahati, Mar 6 (PTI) The NIA has filed a chargesheet before a special court here against three Bodo militants for their alleged involvement in...

Cachar district admn takes steps to encourage women voters to cast their ballot

Silchar, Mar 6 (PTI) To make new women voters aware of how to take part in the voting process, the Cachar district administration in...

Man arrested with heroin in Guwahati, Manipur woman also held

Guwahati, Mar 5 (PTI) A man was arrested in Guwahati on Friday after heroin weighing 12 gm was found with him, police said. Acting on...

2 Independent candidates file nomination papers for first phase of Assam Assembly elections

Guwahati, Mar 5 (PTI) Two independent candidates have so far filed their nomination papers for the first phase of assembly elections to 47 constituencies...

Meghalaya governor receives first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Shillong, Mar 3 (PTI) Meghalaya Governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a government hospital here. "Governor received...

Sikkim governor gets COVID vaccine

Gangtok, Mar 3 (PTI) Sikkim Governor Ganga Prasad and his wife Kamla Devi on Wednesday received the COVID-19 vaccine, officials said. Prasad and his wife...

Priyanka seeks to sweeten Congress’ cuppa in Assam

Bishwanath (Assam), Mar 2 (PTI) She wore the traditional 'mekhla chador', attempted a few steps of 'jhumur' and learned how to fling with ease...

Sonowal govt to return to power with bigger mandate: Jitendra Singh

Guwahati, Mar 2 (PTI) Union minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday said the Sarbananda Sonowal government will return to power in Assam for the second...

Air Cargo service launched in Nagaland

Dimapur, Mar 2 (PTI) Air cargo service was launched in Nagaland on Tuesday with Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio flagging off 111 cartoons of perishable...

Tripura: TTAADC polls to be held on April 4

Agartala, Mar 2 (PTI) Elections to the 30-member Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) will be held on April 4, the State Election...