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...

Congress asks Mizoram govt to slash taxes on petrol, diesel

Aizawl, Mar 2 (PTI) The opposition Congress in Mizoram on Tuesday urged the MNF government to cut state-level taxes on petrol and diesel to...

BSF seizes 20,000 kg of smuggled dry peas in Meghalaya

Shillong, March 2 (PTI) The BSF has seized 20,000 kg of smuggled dry peas worth over Rs 20 lakh from Meghalaya's West Jaintia Hills...

Meghalaya Governor felicitates NCC cadets

Shillong, Mar 2 (PTI) Meghalaya Governor Satya Pal Malik on Tuesday felicitated NCC cadets who participated in the Republic Day Parade in the national...

Sikkim CM’s Facebook page hacked

Gangtok, Mar 2 (PTI) Sikkim Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang on Tuesday said his Facebook page was recently hacked but was restored within a...

Eminent Assamese musician, flute player Prabhat Sarma dies

Guwahati, Mar 2 (PTI) Renowned flutist, composer and singer Prabhat Sarma died here on Tuesday, family sources said. He was 85. His daughter Tarali Sarma, a...

BJP keeps mum on implementing CAA in Assam: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

 Lakhimpur (Assam), Mar 1 (PTI) Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday claimed that BJP leaders talk about implementing the Citizenship Amendment Act...

Mizoram CM presents FY22 budget with over Rs 11,000-cr outlay

Aizawl, Mar 1 (PTI) Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga on Monday presented the annual budget for the 2021-22 fiscal with an outlay of Rs 11,148.90...

Lalrinenga Sailo new Aizawl mayor

Aizawl, Mar 1 (PTI) The 19 newly-elected councillors of the Aizawl Municipal Corporation (AMC) were sworn in on Monday. Aizawl district magistrate R Lalramnghaka administered...

Centre committed to strengthen connectivity, bring development in north-east region: Harsh Vardhan

Kohima, Feb 27 (PTI) Union Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Saturday said the Centre is committed to strengthen connectivity in the northeastern states and...