Rs 500 fine for violating COVID-19 protocols: Meghalaya CM

Shillong, Jul 10 (PTI) Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma said that the state government has decided to impose fine of Rs 500 on...

Huge quantity of cough syrup seized in Manipur, 2 arrested

Imphal, Jul 6 (PTI) Police seized a huge quantity of cough syrup and arrested two persons in Manipurs Thoubal district on Monday, an officer...

Assam Cong MP urges CM to set up SIT for arresting drug syndicate bosses

Guwahati, Jul 11 (PTI) Assam Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi has requested Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal to take steps for curbing the menace of drug...

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...

35 new COVID-19 cases in Nagaland take total tally to 625

Kohima, Jul 6 (PTI) At least 35 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Nagaland in the past 24 hours, taking the total tally...

Lockdown in Assam’s Kamrup metropolitan district extended till July 19

Guwahati, Jul 11 (PTI) The ongoing lockdown in Kamrup Metropolitan district, under which Guwahati city falls, has been further extended for a week from...

Assam to open boundaries with other NE states from Sunday

GUWAHATI, May 2: The Assam government will open its boundaries with other northeastern states from Sunday to allow stranded people to return to their...

Meghalaya Board’s HSSLC result on July 9

Shillong, Jul 6 (PTI) The Meghalaya Board of School Education will announce the results of the Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate (HSSLC) examination on...

Flood waters continue to recede in Assam; one dead

Guwahati, Jul 7 (PTI) The flood waters continued to recede in Assam on Tuesday, even as the deluge claimed another life, raising the toll...

Meghalaya Cabinet approves amnesty scheme for taxpayers to pay outstanding dues

Shillong, Jul 10 (PTI) The Meghalaya Cabinet has approved an amnesty scheme for taxpayers to pay their outstanding dues to the state government. Chief Minister...

8 more test positive for COVID-19 in Meghalaya, total active cases 36

Shillong, Jul 6 (PTI) Eight persons, including five BSF personnel have tested positive for COVID-19 in Meghalaya on Monday, increasing the number of active...

OPD, emergency services at Meghalaya hospital shut on COVID exposure

Shillong, Jul 10 (PTI) OPD and emergency services at the North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences was shut following...

House-to-house testing in Guwahati after jump in COVID-19 cases: Assam health minister

Guwahati, Jul 6 (PTI) With Guwahati witnessing a rapid increase in coronavirus cases, the Assam government will start house-to-house testing in the state capital...

Assam flood situation worsens, 3.4 lakh affected in 14 districts

Guwahati, Jul 10 (PTI) The flood situation in Assam deteriorated on Friday as vast areas of two more districts were inundated, affecting 1.70 lakh...

Week-long ‘total lockdown’ in Assam s Jorhat city from Thursday

Guwahati, Jul 8 (PTI) The Jorhat district administration in Assam has decided to impose a week-long "total lockdown" across Jorhat city from July 9...

5 more BSF staffers test COVID-19 positive in Mizoram

Aizawl, Jul 6 (PTI) Five more Border Security Force (BSF) personnel in Mizoram tested positive for coronavirus infection, taking the state's COVID-19 tally to...

Civil aviation ministry to build infrastructure in NE

AGARTALA, Sep 26: The union civil aviation ministry has taken a host of initiatives to build infrastructure for expanding air connectivity in the northeastern...

Asssam CM orders probe into fire in conference room of Janata Bhawan

Guwahati, Jul 8 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday ordered an inquiry into the fire which broke out in his conference room...

Assam invites textile firms to invest in state, assures customised support to ventures

Guwahati, Jul 7 (PTI) The Assam government has invited textile companies to invest in the state, assuring customised support to their business ventures. With the...

CAB opposed by NE indigenous people’s body

KOHIMA, Sep 26: An apex body of indigenous people of the seven northeastern states has denounced the statement of union Home Minister Amit Shah...