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Friday , May 27 , 2016
 
Northeast
 

Ardent cry for more funds at plenary

The governors and chief ministers of the eight northeastern states today appealed for a higher budget allocation for the development of the region through the North Eastern Council (NEC) while...   | Read..
 

Girl gang takes on tobacco abusers

If you're in Jorhat, think twice before you light a cigarette in public.   | Read..
 

Cancer care on NEC agenda

Improving cancer care in the Northeast will figure prominently at the two-day 65th North Eastern Council (NEC) plenary, which began in Shillong today and where member...   | Read..
 

Cong to dissect debacle

After sitting on the treasury benches for the last 15 years, the Congress in Assam is readying for its role as the Opposition in the Assembly, which will see its first...   | Read..
 

Official tours Dhubri stations

A senior railway official today inspected all the railway stations of Dhubri district and took stock of security of passengers and railway establishment.   | Read..
 

Cops held for assault on couple

Seven persons, including three policemen and four civilians, were arrested at Disang Rojabari in Sivasagar district in the wee hours today for allegedly beating up a couple...   | Read..
 

Rhino top priority: Pramila

On her first day in office today, Assam forest minister Pramila Rani Brahma said curbing rhino poaching will be her topmost priority.   | Read..
 

Tawang protests echo in Delhi

The Save Mon Region Federation, a Tawang-based NGO in Arunachal Pradesh, today not only brought its agitation against big dams in the area to New Delhi but also drew...   | Read..
 

Engineer held for taking bribe

The vigilance and anti-corruption wing of Assam police today arrested an executive engineer of Guwahati Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA), Pradip Barman, on charges...   | Read..
 

Judge, kin clash with TV crew at Kaziranga

Calcutta High Court judge Justice Malay Marut Banerjee and his family had a scuffle following an altercation with a reporter and the crew of private satellite channel News...   | Read..
 

Border dispute a 'family issue'

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said the inter-state boundary disputes could be settled through consultations and mutual acceptance and termed the...   | Read..
 

Nurse abducted in Delhi

A Manipur nurse, Naorem Reena, working at Sai Nursing Home in New Delhi, was today abducted by her colleague Kundan Yadav near her hostel at Janakpuri.   | Read..
 

Man gets 18 years for opium smuggling

A fast-track court here on Wednesday sent a man to jail for 18 years for opium smuggling.   | Read..
 

CorCom owns up to attack

The Coordination Committee, an umbrella body of six militant groups of Manipur, today claimed responsibility for the attack on an Assam Rifles convoy in Chandel district,...   | Read..
 

Plea to withdraw BLT cases

The Ex-BLT Welfare Society has urged the Centre and the state government to withdraw all the pending cases related to the Bodoland movement and the former cadres of...   | Read..
 

Bid to plug hospital safety gaps

The Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) will undertake a project for non-structural mitigation measures in government and private hospitals in the city with...   | Read..
 

Darlongs of Tripura make it to ST list

The minority Darlong community in Tripura was in celebratory mood today following the Centre's decision to include it in the Scheduled Tribes list.   | Read..
 

Conrad pat for Modi govt

Tura MP Conrad Kongkal Sangma today termed the performance of the NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as "excellent".   | Read..
 

US-based lecturer kills self

An Assamese lecturer of a medical college in the United States allegedly committed suicide by jumping from the sixth floor of her apartment at Bamunimaidam here today.   | Read..
 
Northeast Sports

Little Star shine bright

Little Star English School today beat Kushal Konwar High School by 136 runs in a match of the 12th Dhan Sena Sinha Inter-school Cricket Tournament, organised by River Rine...   | Read..
 

Bosco & MHHS in final

Don Bosco Higher Secondary School and Marwari Hindi High School entered the final registering victories in their respective semi-final matches of the Phapram Das...   | Read..
 

Thangmeiband in semis

Thangmeiband Athletic Union moved into the semi-final beating USCA Khangabok by 15-0 goals in the Under-16 Sunfeast Football Cup, 2016, sponsored by Sports Promotion...   | Read..
 

Sanjoy on top with 5 points

 Top seed Kh. Sanjoy Singh today enjoyed the top spot with five points in the first Th. Ketuki Devi Open Chess Tournament, 2016, played at Gopal Dev Mandap, Tera Sapam...   | Read..
 
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