CM apprises governor of prevailing situation in Assam

Guwahati, Jan 28 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday called on Governor Prof. Jagdish Mukhi at Raj Bhavan and apprised him...

BSF seizes drugs worth Rs 4 lakh in Meghalaya, 2 held

Shillong, Feb 5 (PTI) The BSF on Saturday said it seized 2,850 banned Yaba tablets valued at approximately Rs 4.27 lakh from two persons...

Legal notice to CPI(M) leader in Tripura

Agartala, Feb 15 (PTI) CPI(M) Tripura unit secretary Jitendra Chowdhury was served a legal notice by the BJP on Tuesday for levelling allegations of...

Meghalaya: Garo Hills’ first artificial turf ground in Tura

Shillong, Feb 27 (PTI) The first artificial turf football ground of Garo Hills in Meghalaya, built at a cost of Rs 5.40 crore, was...

Heroin worth Rs 28 crore seized in Assam, two arrested

Guwahati, Mar 23 (PTI) Heroin worth Rs 28 crore has been seized in Assam's Bongaigaon district and two persons have been arrested, police said...

Cong leaders in Tripura to stage sit-in against price rise on April 7

Agartala, Mar 30 (PTI) The Tripura Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) will stage a twelve-hour sit-in here on April 7 as part of the party's...

Assam man arrested in dacoity case shot at while trying to escape: police

Guwahati, Mar 29 (PTI) A man, arrested in a case of dacoity in Assam's Cachar district, was seriously injured in firing by police when...

District council poll campaigning ends in Mizoram

Aizawl, May 3 (PTI) The BJP on Tuesday filed a complaint against a Mizoram minister over an alleged violation of the model code of...

Tripura: Man wanted in murder case attempts suicide, rescued

Teliamura, May 8 (PTI) A man, wanted in a murder case in Tripura's Khowai district, attempted suicide by jumping off a bridge but was...

Sikkim bans sale of pigs after African Swine Fever cases detected in state

Gangtok, May 25 (PTI) The Sikkim government has temporarily banned the sale of pigs in the state after cases of African Swine Fever (ASF)...

Assam: Success rate in class 10 board exams dips to 56%

Guwahati, Jun 7 (PTI) The Board of Secondary Education Assam (BESA) announced the results of the class 10 board examinations on Tuesday, in which...

Rare Assam tea sold for Rs 1 lakh per kg

Guwahati, Jun 20 (PTI) Pabhojan Gold Tea, a rare variety of organic tea from Assam's Golaghat district, was on Monday sold at a whopping...

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...

India needs to grow 8-10% over next 25 years to create more jobs: Shanmugaratnam

New Delhi, Jul 8 (PTI) India must grow by at least 8-10 per cent over the next 25 years so that the it is...

Flood situation improves in Assam 90 000 still affected

Guwahati, 17 Jul: The flood situation in Assam improved further as no major river was flowing above the danger mark on Sunday, though a...

Maiden edition of Assam Youth Olympics end with Guwahati topping medals tally

Guwahati, Jul 27 (PTI) The first edition of Assam Youth Olympics, 2022, concluded on Wednesday with the Guwahati team dominating the medals tally and...

Bhattadev University’s Registrar arrested for taking bribe from contractor

Guwahati, Aug 6 (PTI) Registrar of Assam's Bhattadev University Dr Guruprasad Khataniar was arrested for allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 50,000 from a...

8 Kuki Tribal Union militants surrender in Assam

Haflong (Assam), Aug 19 (PTI) Eight militants of the Kuki Tribal Union (KTU), including members of its armed wing', surrendered before security forces in...

NHRC notice to Sivasagar police over custodial death of Nagaland resident

Guwahati, Aug 29 (PTI) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sought an action taken report (ATR) from Assam's Sivasagar district police over the...

195 people still lodged at Assam detention centres: Himanta

Guwahati, Sep 13 (PTI) Altogether 195 doubtful citizens are still lodged in the six detention centres, now renamed transit camps, in Assam, the Assembly...