Rajya Sabha MP Pabitra Margherita appointed Assam CM’s Political Secretary

Guwahati, Jul 5 (PTI) BJP Rajya MP Pabitra Margherita has been appointed as Political Secretary to Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, official sources...

Karan Johar donates Rs 11 lakh to Assam Chief Minister Relief Fund

Guwahati, Jul 5 (PTI) Bollywood director-producer Karan Johar has donated Rs 11 lakh for flood relief to the Assam Chief Minister's Relief Fund on...

Two nabbed in Assam’s Nagaon with 12.59 gm heroin

Guwahati, Jul 5 (PTI) Two persons were arrested with 12.59 gm of heroin in Nagaon district of Assam, police said on Tuesday. A man was...

Mizo National Front to induct like minded people into its fold: Zoramthanga

Aizawl, Jul 5 (PTI) Mizoram Chief Minister and Mizo National Front (MNF) president Zoramthanga on Tuesday said his party would induct like minded people...

Mizoram to have 2 flyovers to ease traffic snarls

Aizawl, Jul 5 (PTI) Mizoram would have two flyovers soon to ease traffic snarls and to improve the road infrastructure, a senior official of...

Mizoram reports 23% COVID positivity rate, new cases at over two-month high

Aizawl, Jul 5 (PTI) Mizoram on Tuesday reported 138 new COVID-19 cases, the highest single-day spike in over two months, a health official said. The...

Nagaland reports 6 new COVID-19 cases

Kohima, Jul 5 (PTI) Nagaland on Tuesday reported six new COVID-19 cases, two more than the previous day, taking the tally to 35,522, a...

Assam logs 161 new COVID-19 cases, highest since Feb 14

Guwahati, Jul 5 (PTI) Assam reported 161 new COVID-19 cases, the highest in nearly five months, the National Health Mission (NHM) said. The state recorded...

NGO to transform Nagaland into fruit hub of India

KOHIMA, 4 Jul: An NGO under its ambitious mission, 'Trees for Wealth', has set a target to transform Nagaland into a fruit hub of...

Fake NRL website created to dupe job-seekers, refiner files plaint

Guwahati, Jul 4 (PTI) Northeast India's largest PSU refiner Numaligarh Refinery Ltd (NRL) on Monday said a fake website has been created in its...

MoU signed to improve livelihood of STs, Adivasis in Assam districts

Guwahati, Jul 4 (PTI) Bharat Rural Livelihoods Foundation (BRLF) on Monday said it has joined hands with Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) to improve the...

Tripura CM to take oath as MLA on July 8

Agartala, Jul 4 (PTI) Chief Minister Manik Saha, who won the by-election from Town Bardowali assembly seat, will take oath as MLA on July...

IIT-G researchers design electricity-free radiative cooler

Guwahati, Jul 4 (PTI) Researchers at IIT-Guwahati have designed an affordable and efficient passive' radiative cooling system that does not require electricity to operate. This...

Assam reports 74 COVID-19 cases

Guwahati, Jul 4 (PTI) Assam has reported 74 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to 7,24,926, according to the National Health Mission (NHM) bulletin. The...

Climate change, poor planning: Decoding Assam’s mounting flood ferocity

Guwahati, 3 Jul: Every year, around this time, life comes to a complete standstill in Assam, pounded by relentless rain and subsequent landslides and...

JD (U) assures to take up Naga issue in Parl

KOHIMA, 30 Jun: The JD (U) on Thursday assured that it would take up the Naga political issue in Parliament and ask the Centre...

Manipur: 8 killed, 72 missing as landslide hits railway construction site

Imphal, 30 Jun: At least eight people were killed and over 70 others went missing after a massive landslide occurred at a railway construction...

Rebel Sena MLAs donate Rs 51 lakh for Assam flood relief

MUMBAI, 29 Jun: Rebel Shiv Sena MLAs from Maharashtra have contributed Rs 51 lakh for the flood relief work in Assam, where they have...

Train services to landslide-hit Dima Hasao to resume on Thursday

Guwahati, Jun 29 (PTI) Train services to Assam's Dima Hasao district, which was ravaged by landslides in May, will resume on Thursday, the North...

Nearly 400 MNF members join BJP in Mizoram

Aizawl, Jun 29 (PTI) Nearly 400 members of the Mizo National Front (MNF) have joined the BJP in Mizoram's Lawngtlai district. Among them are six...