NGO condemns arrest of human rights activists, demands immediate release

GUWAHATI, Apr 16: Assam-based human rights NGO, Manab Adhikar Sangram Samiti (MASS), expressed dismay over the Supreme Court's recent direction asking civil rights activists...

Attack On Assam Cops Will Be Retaliated: Himanta Biswa Sarma On Encounters

Guwahati, 14 Jul (PTI): Justifying the series of encounters that have taken place in Assam in the last two months, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa...

Assam to separate police wings for investigation, law and order

Guwahati, July 19 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday said the investigation and law and order departments of the state police...

Mizoram Allocates Funds For Relief to Myanmar People Who Crossed Over

Aizawl, June 15 (PTI): Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga today said his government has sanctioned money for providing relief to the people from Myanmar who...

Northeast will lead post-Covid India’s growth story: Union minister

New Delhi, Jun 22 (PTI) Union minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday said the northeast will lead the country's post-Covid growth story and the region...

3 Army jawans killed, 3 critically injured as truck falls into gorge in Sikkim

Gangtok, Jun 30 (PTI) Three Army jawans were killed and three other soldiers critically injured when a truck they were travelling in fell into...

Gauhati University puts on hold cancellation of jobs of contractual faculty members

Guwahati, Jul 6 (PTI) The Gauhati University (GU) on Tuesday provisionally withdrew its earlier order cancelling the services of all contractual faculty members of...

57,400 people availing benefits of senior citizens pension scheme in Nagaland: Official

Kohima, Jul 17 (PTI) At least 57,400 people are availing the benefits of senior citizens pensions scheme in Nagaland, an official of the Social...

Centre calls meet of Chief Secys, DGPs of Assam, Mizoram over border row

New Delhi, Jul 27 (PTI) The Centre has called a meeting of the chief secretaries and DGPs of Assam and Mizoram on Wednesday in...

Assam CM calls for secularism in context of Indian

Guwahati, July 21 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday asserted the concept of secularism needs to be defined in the context...

Rare white deer spotted in Assam s Kaziranga National Park

Nagaon, Jun 16 (PTI) Spotting of a rare white hog deer in Kaziranga National Park has created widespread interest among wildlife conservationists and nature...

NRI entrepreneur Vedanta Baruah first Assamese to get UAE’s Golden Visa

Guwahati, Jun 25 (PTI) NRI entrepreneur Vedanta Baruah has become the first Assamese to receive the UAE's 10-year Golden Visa, which is mostly reserved...

2 arrested with illegal teak wood in Kaziranga

Nagaon, Jul 3 (PTI) A pick-up van, loaded with teak wood, was seized and two persons arrested near the Kaziranga National Park (KNP) in...

Chalachitram National Film Festival (CNFF21) to go online

Guwahati, Jul 10 (PTI) The six-day Chalachitram National Film Festival, earlier scheduled to be held in March, will be held online from August 10. It...

PM-KISAN scheme used to influence voters in Assam: AJP

Guwahati, Jul 24 (PTI) The AJP on Saturday alleged that benefits under the Centre's PM-KISAN scheme were provided to a section of ineligible farmers...

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...

Tripura BJP MLA demands enact of laws for population control & cow protection

Agartala, Jul 23 (PTI) A ruling BJP legislator in Tripura on Friday demanded enactment of strict laws for population control and protection of cows. BJP...

Aim at vaccinating 3 lakh people daily from Monday: Assam CM

Guwahati, Jun 19 (PTI) The Assam government has set a target of administering COVID-19 vaccination to three lakh people daily from Monday for the...

11 kids test positive for COVID-19 at children’s home in Tezpur

Tezpur, Jun 28 (PTI) Eleven kids at a childrens home in Assams Sonitpur district have tested positive for COVID- 19, an official said on...

Cong to Assam CM: Why silent on cow smuggling, drug menace in last 5...

Guwahati, Jul 5 (PTI) The opposition Congress on Monday criticised Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma over narcotic drugs trade and cattle smuggling in Assam,...