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Thursday , May 4 , 2017

Fire safety for crowded areas

Guwahati development department minister Himanta Biswa Sarma today directed city police commissioner Hiren Chandra Nath to assess congested areas with the help of fire and emergency services...   | Read..

3 officers held in APSC scam

Three Assam Civil Service officers were arrested today on the charge of securing their jobs through the Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) by paying bribes.   | Read..

Sabha backs 1971 as cut-off date

Asam Sahitya Sabha, the biggest literary body of the state, has taken a stand in support of the Assam Accord in the Supreme Court.   | Read..

Tanker drivers suspend strike

Petroleum tanker drivers have not yet decided whether to resume transportation of fuel from outside the state though they have suspended their strike after chief minister...   | Read..

Gogoi slams Centre's role

Former chief minister Tarun Gogoi today said the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre was playing a "dubious role" in the foreigners issue in Assam.   | Read..

Back for unfinished business, says Borah

Assam Sahitya Sabha president Dhruba Jyoti Borah today said he has returned to the post to "finish" some incomplete projects.   | Read..

CM pledges border security

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said a hi-tech security system would be put in place along the Lathitilla-Dumabari stretch of the India-Bangladesh border in...   | Read..

Niti plan to boost NE trade scene

The National Institution for Transforming India (Niti) Aayog has called for a dedicated action agenda to secure a shelf for the Northeast products in national and...   | Read..

'A' grade for Dibru College

Dibru College here was awarded the "A" certification by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous body of the UGC.   | Read..

Khandu clears draft GST bill

The Arunachal Pradesh cabinet, led by chief minister Pema Khandu, today cleared the draft Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, 2017, that will be tabled in the 12th special...   | Read..

Sit-in by Anganwadi workers

Anganwadi workers and helpers today organised a sit-in at the directorate of social welfare here against the Assam government's failure to fulfill their long-pending demands.   | Read..

City to have UN varsity

A United Nations university will be set up in the city, the United Nations Association of Assam (Unaa) said at a function to observe World Press Freedom Day at Guwahati...   | Read..

Govt mulls dress code for staff

Dispur is mulling a proposal to introduce a dress code for all state government employees.   | Read..

ITDC to pull out of 3 hotels

The cabinet today gave approval for divestment of three Indian Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) hotels at Bhopal, Bharatpur and Guwahati.   | Read..

Sarma makes mission flood-free city priority

Guwahati development department minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has directed officials to desilt all drains in the city as early as possible and take strict action against any...   | Read..

Mukul push for scientific mining

The Mukul Sangma government has proposed scientific mining by the state government-owned Meghalaya Mineral Development Corporation to regulate mining activities in the state.   | Read..

Protests against ADB projects

Assam and Manipur are among the states which will protest against the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on its 50th anniversary to highlight the alleged human rights violations,...   | Read..

Cong will form govt: Lapang

Meghalaya Congress chief a D.D. Lapang today said his party would not face the Goa and Manipur-like situations after the 2018 Assembly election but form the government.   | Read..

First apparel unit in Garo hills

The chairperson of Meghalaya Resource and Employment Generation Council, Dikkanchi D. Shira, today inaugurated the first apparel-production centre at Mahendraganj in South...   | Read..

Hopes brew for fine second flush

Planters in Assam are hopeful of a good second flush with perfect weather in Upper Assam.   | Read..
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