Assam to waive 20 per cent surcharge in power bills of tea gardens, BPL...

Guwahati, Aug 1 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday said the state government has decided to waive the 20 per cent...

Connect hospital CCTVs with nearest police stations: Gauhati HC

Guwahati, Aug 1 (PTI) The Gauhati High Court has said that mere installation of CCTV cameras in hospitals is not enough and that they...

Incidents at Assam-Mizoram border unacceptable, talks only way out: Himanta

Guwahati/Aizwal, Aug 1 (PTI): Six days after a violent clash between police forces of Assam and Mizoram claimed seven lives and injured over 50...

People of Tripura will extend humanitarian help to Mizoram: Royal scion Pradyot Deb Barma

Aizawl, Jul 31 (PTI) Tripura royal scion and The Indigenous Progressive Regional Alliance (TIPRA) chairman Pradyot Bikram Manikya Deb Barma on Saturday said that...

Assam’s all-party delegation to visit Delhi, urge Centre to resolve Mizoram boundary dispute

Silchar (Assam), Jul 31 (PTI) A 19-member all-party delegation of Assam assembly, headed by Speaker Biswajit Daimary, on Saturday decided to visit Delhi and...

No Vehicular Movement From Assam So Far Despite “Lifting Blockade”: Mizoram

Aizawl, Jul 31 (PTI): Officials in Mizoram claimed on Saturday that no vehicle has entered the state from Assam since the boundary clash despite...

Assam, Nagaland sign pact to de-escalate tense situation at two locations

Dimapur/Guwahati, Jul 31 (PTI): The Chief Secretaries of Assam and Nagaland on Saturday signed an agreement to de-escalate tense situation prevailing at two locations...

Assam CM wants neutral agency to probe border clash with Mizoram

Guwahati, Jul 31 (PTI): Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma Saturday questioned the rationale behind the Mizoram government registering an FIR against him and...

Northeast will always be one, says Mizoram CM amid clashes at Assam border

Aizawl, Jul 31 (PTI): Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga said that Northeast India will always be one, amid deadly violence at its border with Assam,...

Assam Class 10 board exam pass percentage soars to 93 per cent

Guwahati, Jul 30 (PTI) The pass percentage has zoomed to over 93 per cent in Class 10 Assam state board examination from less than...

Assam to close non-heinous cases against NDFB cadres: Himanta

Guwahati, Jul 30 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday announced that the non-heinous crime cases against the surrendered cadres of the...

4 militants of NSCN (K) Niki Sumi faction nabbed in Nagaland

Kohima, Jul 30 (PTI) Four militants belonging to the Niki Sumi faction of NSCN (K) have been apprehended in Nagaland's Phek district and arms...

Brahmaputra Board inks pact with IIT-Guwahati for flood, erosion control

Guwahati, Jul 30 (PTI) The Brahmaputra Board has joined hands with Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, for flood and erosion management in the Brahmaputra...

Interstate border conflicts have taken aggressive turn under BJP govt in Assam, Meghalaya MP...

Shillong, July 30 (PTI) Amid heightened tension over boundary disputes in the northeast, Meghalaya Lok Sabha MP Vincent H Pala on Friday wrote to...

Bandh After Assam-Mizoram Border Clashes Affect Normal Life In Barak Valley

Guwahati, 28 Jul (PTI): Normal life in the three districts of Assam's Barak Valley was completely affected on Wednesday due to a 12-hour bandh...

Assam: Paan shop owners up in arms against licensing proposal, allege vested interests at...

Guwahati, Jul 28 (PTI) Paan', the much loved after-meal treat, has come in the eye of controversy as owners of shops selling betel leaf...

Multi-pronged strategy to check malpractices in fertilizer supply chain: Assam minister

Guwahati, Jul 28 (PTI) Assam Agriculture Minister Atul Bora has said that his department is working on various strategies at all levels of the...

HC stay on Nagaland govt’s COVID vaccine or no pay directive to staff

Kohima, Jul 28 (PTI) The Kohima Bench of the Gauhati High Court on Wednesday put a stay on the Nagaland government's order for compulsory...

Assam-Mizoram border violence: Moily slams Centre, says it shows Home Ministry ‘failure’

New Delhi, Jul 28 (PTI) Senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily on Wednesday attacked the Centre over the violence at the Assam-Mizoram border, saying...

13 injured after Brus clash with locals in North Tripura district

Agartala, July 27(PTI)Thirteen tribal people were injured in a clash between displaced Bru people from Mizoram and locals near Casco Bru camp in North...