The Telegraph
Monday , July 17 , 2017

Assam alert against disease, poachers

A scarcity of drinking water faced by the flood-affected people taking shelter in makeshift camps on embankments and the roadside has posed a major health hazard in Lakhimpur, Dhemaji and Majuli...   | Read..

Armed cops guard Kaziranga rhinos

Assam police have deployed two companies of armed personnel near Kaziranga National Park and Pobitora wildlife sanctuary to protect the animals, including the one-horned...   | Read..

PWD seeks damage report

The Assam public works department (PWD) has asked the administrations of the flood-affected districts to submit detailed reports on road damages, mentioning the areas that...   | Read..

Checkgates to shut from August: Sarma

Assam cabinet minister Himanta Biswa Sarma today said all checkgates in the state would be removed from August 1.   | Read..

Zoo's oldest tigress dies

Six months from now, Swati would have celebrated her birthday at the Assam zoo.   | Read..

Students for temporary bridge

Three student organisations in Nagaland have demanded the construction of a temporary suspension bridge over the Chathe river at Diphupar on the outskirts here, after the...   | Read..

Light of education for 31 children with haemophilia

Thirty-one underprivileged students, who suffer from haemophilia, were given educational scholarships at a programme here today.   | Read..

APS officers demand service rules reform

There is growing discontentment among Assam Police Service (APS) officers over non-review of service rules which is leading to "stagnation" in promotions.   | Read..

Dispur plan to raise JE vaccine dose

Altogether 131 people have lost their lives to Japanese encephalitis (JE) and acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) in Assam so far, compelling the state government to think of...   | Read..

More Cong MLAs join BJP

The BJP, heading a coalition government in Manipur, has been making headway in its campaign "to demolish" the Congress, which was ousted after 15-year rule under...   | Read..

Murder accused held

Nalbari police, with the help of Delhi police, today arrested Apurba Sarma, prime accused in the July 8 murder of Manash Malla Baruah, a cousin and aide of the Assam...   | Read..

Jailed legislator unlikely to vote

Jailed MLA Julius Dorphang is unlikely to cast his vote in tomorrow's presidential election.   | Read..

Nagaland secretariat all set

The Nagaland Assembly secretariat is all set to go ahead with the polling for presidential election tomorrow.   | Read..

LP, ME, high schools clubbed

The Assam government has amalgamated around 1,900 lower primary (LP), middle english (ME) and high schools located on the same campus in a bid to bring them under single...   | Read..

Shot dead

A 51-year-old man, Harvinder Singh, was shot dead on the premises of the Shri Guru Singh Gurdwara at Beltola, allegedly by Lakhvinder Singh, 42, here this evening.   | Read..

Call for anti-influx plans

Pressure groups in the Khasi-Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya today reminded chief minister Mukul Sangma to give teeth to anti-influx mechanisms ahead of their meeting with him...   | Read..

EC envoy surveys preparation

Election Commission observer Prabhat Sarangi today reviewed the preparations for the presidential poll to be held at the Assembly here tomorrow.   | Read..

'Liezietsu undisputed leader'

The Nagaland government today clarified that there was no need for chief minister Shürhozelie Liezietsu to face a trust vote to prove his strength because he...   | Read..

Live wire kills two more in Assam

Two more persons were electrocuted in Assam today, taking the toll in such incidents to 23 this year.   | Read..
Northeast Sports

Plea to protect Manipur ponies

The Co-ordinating Committee of Polo Clubs and Pony Owners, Manipur, today urged the state government to formulate the Manipur Pony Conservation and Development Policy in...   | Read..

Plea to boost football in NE

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) vice-president and development committee chairman, Larsing M. Sawyan, today expressed concern over Assam for not being able to...   | Read..
An expert displays a snake to visitors at the zoo in Guwahati on Sunday on World Snakes Day. The president of the Tezpur Sahitya Sabha, Hemanta...   | Read..
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