Assam announces three-day state mourning on Gogoi’s death

Guwahati, Nov 23 (PTI) The Assam government on Monday announced a three-day state mourning in the honour of former chief minister Tarun Gogoi who...

Tripura reports 19 new COVID-19 cases, 3 more deaths

Agartala, Nov 23 (PTI) Tripura on Monday reported 19 more COVID-19 cases, pushing the tally to 32,434, a Health Department official said. The state's COVID-19...

Normal life affected in central Assam due to 12-hour ATSU bandh

Morigaon, Nov 23 (PTI) Normal life was affected in Morigaon, parts of Kamrup (Metro) and Nagaon districts on Monday, owing to a 12-hour central...

25,000 health workers identified in Meghalaya for first batch of COVID-19 vaccine

Shillong, Nov 23 (PTI) The Meghalaya government has identified around 25,000 health workers who will be administered the COVID-19 vaccine on priority, as and...

53 security personnel among 103 new COVID-19 patients in Nagaland

Kohima, Nov 22 (PTI) Nagaland's COVID-19 tally rose to 10,777 on Sunday as 103 more people, including 53 security personnel, tested positive for the...

Two more die of COVID-19 in Meghalaya, 70 new cases detected

Shillong, Nov 22 (PTI) Two persons infected with coronavirus died in Meghalaya on Sunday, taking the total number of COVID-19 deaths in the state...

40 new cases push Mizoram’s COVID-19 tally to 3,647

Aizawl, Nov 22 (PTI) Mizoram's COVID-19 tally rose to 3,647 on Sunday as 40 more people, including 10 security personnel, tested positive for the...

IESC signs MoU with Ficci Ladies Organisation

Shillong, Nov 22 (PTI) The Incubation and Enterprise Support Centre of IIM Shillong has signed an MoU with FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO) to provide...

35 houses gutted in Assam blaze, no injuries reported

Jorhat (Assam), Nov 21 (PTI) At least 35 houses were gutted in a major fire, which took over four hours to bring under control,...

Over 62,000 set to appear for Assam Police SI written exam for the second...

Guwahati, Nov 21 (PTI) Over 62,000 candidates are set to appear in the written examination for the recruitment of Assam police sub-inspectors for the...

BPF lone MP resigns from Rajya Sabha;will join BJP Sunday

Guwahati, Nov 21 (PTI) BJP ally Bodoland People's Front's founding member and MP Biswajit Daimary resigned from Rajya Sabha Saturday and announced he will...

Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi’s health condition deteriorates due to post-COVID complications

Guwahati, Nov 21 (PTI) Former Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi's health condition deteriorated with multi-organ failure and he has become unconscious with difficulty in breathing,...

15 security personnel among 66 new COVID-19 patients in Mizoram

Aizawl, Nov 21 (PTI) Mizoram's COVID-19 tally rose to 3,607 on Saturday as 66 more people, including 15 security personnel, tested positive for the...

Tripura reports 150 new COVID-19 cases, 1 fresh fatality

Agartala, Nov 21 (PTI) Tripura's COVID-19 tally rose to 32,367 on Saturday as 150 more people tested positive for the infection, a health official...

Branded ‘witch’, Assam woman tortured at tea garden: Police

Golaghat (Assam), Nov 19 (PTI) A 70-year-old woman sustained injuries after some people tortured her after branding her a "witch" at a tea garden...

Congress seeks CBI probe into ‘multi-crore scams’ in Meghalaya Power Dept

Shillong, Nov 19 (PTI) The opposition Congress has demanded a CBI inquiry into the alleged multi-crore scams in the Meghalaya Power Department. It alleged there...

Manipur govt announces Rs 30 lakh cash reward for policemen

Imphal, Nov 19 (PTI) The Manipur government has announced a cash reward of Rs 30 lakh for the police personnel of Thoubal and Bishunpur...

Mizoram reports 32 new COVID-19 cases; tally rises to 3,513

Aizawl, Nov 19 (PTI) Mizoram's COVID-19 tally reached 3,513 on Thursday as 32 more people, including 16 policemen, have tested positive for coronavirus in...

4 artists detained in Assam over roadside graffiti of jailed activist

Guwahati, Nov 19 (PTI) Four artists were detained on Thursday for drawing graffiti of jailed activist Akhil Gogoi on a roadside in Guwahati with...

2 Nagaland newly elected MLAs take oath

Kohima, Nov 18 (PTI) Two newly elected legislators were sworn in as members of the Nagaland Assembly here on Wednesday. Speaker Sharingain Longkumer administered the...