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Wednesday , September 13 , 2017

Hospitals next on Dispur list

The Assam government will carry out an inspection of health centres and hospitals across the state in January, akin to the one conducted in primary schools in April this year.   | Read..

Tea start to new House plan

The Assam Assembly held threadbare discussions on problems faced by tea workers under Speaker's Initiative, a new procedural device introduced in the House today.   | Read..

School says girl was in distress

St Mary's School, Naharkatia, has issued an advertisement in local English and Hindi newspapers, claiming that its student Namrata Sarmah had been emotionally disturbed...   | Read..

14133 posts of teachers vacant

Assam education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma told the Assembly today that 14,133 posts of teachers are lying vacant in primary, upper primary and high schools in the state.   | Read..

Space kiosk helps NEC aim higher

A Space-Based Information Kiosk (SBIK) was launched here today to augment the North Eastern Council's monitoring mechanism of various projects in the region.   | Read..

Karimganj college principal gets bail

The court of assistant district and sessions judge, Karimganj, today granted bail to Ashok Kumar Das, principal of Rabindra Sadan Girls' College, who was arrested on...   | Read..

Modi wave will not affect state: Lapang

Meghalaya Congress president D.D. Lapang today said the "Modi wave" would not work in the state and he foresaw no threat from the BJP or any other party in the...   | Read..

MLA to thrash out surrender

Katlicherra MLA Suzam Uddin Laskar has taken an initiative to streamline the process of surrender of nearly 300 Bru (Reang) militants of two groups active along the...   | Read..

Plea for jobs under die-in-harness plan

Applicants under the Manipur government's die-in-harness scheme today launched a campaign appealing to ministers for jobs.   | Read..

3 vehicle thieves arrested

Three suspected vehicle thieves, including a woman, were arrested by Sonitpur police today. Based on their confessions, several stolen cars and bikes were recovered from...   | Read..

Stamp-free tags at Assam airport

Dibrugarh airport, situated in the easternmost part of India, is soon going to become stamp-free, as part of the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS)'s decision to...   | Read..

Jorhat groups threaten strike

Joutha Sangrami Manch, a conglomerate of seven organisations, today announced a series of agitation, including Jorhat strike on September 20, protesting against the state...   | Read..

AKRSU rally to seek Kamtapur, ST status

The Hiteswar Barman faction of the All Koch Rajbongshi Students' Union (AKRSU) took out a rally at Barpara public field here today to seek support for their demands for a...   | Read..

Six Nigerians arrested over Facebook fraud

Seven persons, including six Nigerian nationals, were arrested by a joint team of Meghalaya and Delhi police from New Delhi today in relation to a Rs 21 lakh Facebook fraud.   | Read..

5 'killed' as outfits clash in Manipur

A police team rushed to Manipur's border village of Makan in Kamjong district after receiving information that five militants were reportedly killed in a gun battle between...   | Read..

Push for use of aromatic plants

A daylong industrial motivation campaign on "Commercial Cultivation and Processing of Aromatic Plants in Manipur" was held today at Food Park, Nilakuthi, Imphal...   | Read..

Fresh deadline for city water project

The Assam government today told the Assembly that the mutlicrore-rupee South Guwahati West water supply project is likely to be operational in March after missing several...   | Read..

City gets second NAT lab

The Northeast's second Nucleic Acid Test (NAT) laboratory was inaugurated at Marwari Hospitals here today.   | Read..

Plea for permanent anti-flood measures

The Dhemaji District Flood Protection and Development Forum today suggested several measures, including adoption of a model project, for a permanent solution to floods and...   | Read..

Contempt notice to NGO chief

The Supreme Court today issued a suo motu contempt notice against Aabhijeet Sharma, president of Guwahati-based NGO Assam Public Works (APW), for alleging a financial scam...   | Read..

Zubeen in tussle with Major over army cap

Singer-actor Zubeen Garg was embroiled in a fresh controversy after an argument with an unidentified army officer after the latter objected to his wearing an army cap in...   | Read..

Sabha plea for special villages

Asam Sahitya Sabha today appealed to chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal to declare more than 25 Assamese villages in the Barak Valley "specially protected...   | Read..

AASU-backed GU nominees win polls

Candidates backed by the All Assam Students' Union (AASU) today won the Post-Graduate Students' Union (PGSU) election of Gauhati University, capturing eight out of the 15...   | Read..

Ambulance workers want demands met

The All Assam 108 Mrityunjoy Employees' Association today staged a demonstration at Dighalipukhuri here today to place several demands before the state government.   | Read..
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