Modi has failed the people of Assam by enacting CAA : Cong

Guwahati, Feb 5 (PTI) The Assam Congress on Friday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has failed the people of the state by enacting...

Drugs worth Rs 14 crore seized in Manipur, three held

Imphal, 22 Feb: In a major haul, the Manipur Police seized banned party drugs, worth Rs 14 crore in the international market, in Imphal...

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...

Assam Rifles seizes tortoises, reptiles, in Mizoram

Aizawl, Feb 19 (PTI) The Assam Rifles has seized some tortoises, reptiles, exotic seeds and apprehended one person in Mizoram's Champhai district, a statement...

Health workers in Meghalaya reluctant to take COVID-19 jabs, says official

Shillong, Feb 10 (PTI) Health workers in Meghalaya are "reluctant" to take COVID-19 vaccine shots, with only 27 per cent of the over 33,000...

Heroin worth over Rs 8 lakh seized, 2 arrested in Mizoram

Aizawl, Feb 16 (PTI) Two persons, including a Myanmarese, have been arrested for possessing heroin worth over Rs 8 lakh in Mizoram, an official...

Assam Rifles to soon relocate bases from Aizawl to Zokhawsang: CM

Aizawl, Jan 29 (PTI) Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga said that Assam Rifles bases in Aizawl would soon be shifted to the outskirts of the...

Assam rocked

Guwahati, Feb 17 (PTI) An earthquake measuring 4.7 shook Sonitpur district of Assam and Guwahati at 5.54 pm on Wednesday, the National Center for...

Cong gets ‘gamocha’ from the family of first person killed in anti-CAA protest

Guwahati, Feb 19 (PTI The family of Sam Stafford, who was the first person to be killed during the protests against anti-Citizenship Amendment Act(CAA)...

Mizoram Assembly budget session from Tuesday

Aizawl, 22 Feb: The Budget session of the Mizoram Assembly will begin on Tuesday, an official said. The first day of the budget session will...

Girl students in Sikkim to receive self-defence training

Gangtok, Feb 15 (PTI) Girl students of Class 6 to 10 in all government schools in Sikkim will receive self-defence training, an official said. Girl...

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurates state’s first heliport

Guwahati, Feb 4 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday inaugurated the state's first heliport in Majuli district with the facility of simultaneous...

Nagaland administers pulse polio drops to 1.53 lakh children

Kohima, Feb 6 (PTI) Over 1.53 lakh children between 0-5 years of age have been administered pulse polio drops in Nagaland during a recent...

Commercial vehicle operators threaten to go on hunger strike

Shillong, Feb 14 (PTI) Commercial vehicle operators in Meghalaya have threatened that they would go for an indefinite hunger strike if the state government...

Vardhan lays foundation stone for Nagaland’s second medical college

Kohima, Feb 26 (PTI) Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Friday laid the foundation stone for Nagaland's second medical college,...

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...

Report on sound system fault during PM event sent to senior officials

Guwahati, Jan 27 (PTI) An inquiry report into the cause of a minor disturbance in the sound system during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally...

Committee to inquire into allegations of financial irregularities by Dibrugarh Univ VC

Guwahati, Feb 3 (PTI) Assam Governor Jagadish Mukhi has constituted a fact-finding committee to inquire into allegations of financial irregularities by the Dibrugarh University...

Important to bring back BJP govt in Assam for continuity of development: Jitendra Singh

Rangia (Assam), Feb 23 (PTI) Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday said it is important to vote the BJP back to power in Assam...

Modi, not Manmohan Singh, ensured Assam gets its due of oil royalty: Pradhan

Dhemaji (Assam), 22 Feb: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said that it was Prime Minister Narendra Modi who ensured...