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Assam revokes Covid roster order

The Assam health department on Wednesday revoked its July 6 order on 11-day duty and three-day quarantine for ...

Protests on jailed KMSS leaders

Protests were held in Golaghat, Jorhat and Tinsukia districts of Assam seeking proper treatment of the jailed ...
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Cops transferred after ship party

A party aboard a ship sailing on the Brahmaputra here on Monday night, allegedly violating lockdown norms, has...

NE creative juices flow against Covid-19

The northeastern states follow a trend of doing things differently and have found unique means to deal with th...

IMA questions Assam coronavirus policy

The Assam branch of the Indian Medical Association has frowned on the government’s planning and policies...

Protests at blowout site in Baghjan

Protests resumed at Baghjan in Assam, the site of the May 27 gas well blowout, on Tuesday after talks on compe...

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North East  /  Published 06.07.20

NSCN(I-M) lowers tax on contractors

The National Socialist Council of Nagalim (I-M), the Nagaland-based organisation which is in peace talks with the Centre, has decided to reduce the “tax” it imposes on residents of the sta...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 06.07.20

National park tag for Dehing Patkai

The Assam government on Monday decided to upgrade the Dehing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary to a national park with the change in the tag being expected to boost the protection of the biodiversity hotspot ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 05.07.20

'Pandemic getting bigger in Guwahati'

The Assam government on Sunday said Guwahati was in the grip of the Covid pandemic and it was getting “bigger and bigger”, a day after the state registered its highest single-day spike of ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 05.07.20

Villagers reaffirm faith in Constitution

Four villages located along the India-Bangladesh border on Sunday clarified that they have no intention to go with the neighbouring country, while reaffirming their faith in the Constitution. Last we...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 04.07.20

Nagaland to ban sale of dog meat

Nagaland has decided to ban the import and sale of dogs and dog meat, which many in the state deem a delicacy with high nutritional and medicinal content. Nagaland chief secretary Temjen Toy announce...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 04.07.20

8 new Covid cases in Meghalaya

Meghalaya recorded eight fresh Covid-19 cases on Saturday, taking the state's overall tally of active cases to 26. These eight fresh cases include three from East Khasi Hills and five from Ri Bho...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 04.07.20

MSME pitch in Assam

The Assam government on Friday said the ordinance to facilitate setting up of MSME units will not only be a “huge game-changer” by aiding the ease of doing business but will also not pose ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 04.07.20

Border curfew in Meghalaya

The Meghalaya government on Friday imposed a curfew in some areas of Ri Bhoi district along the inter-state border with Assam,following a rise in Covid-19 cases over the past few days.  It also ...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 03.07.20

AASU protests land conversion step

The apex students’ union of Assam on Thursday organised statewide protests against the government’s decision to speed up industrialisation by suspending the licence-permit regime for three...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 02.07.20

Arrested Bangladesh national dies

A Bangladesh national, arrested in May in lower Assam’s Dhubri district for allegedly violating visa rules, died in hospital on Tuesday, prompting a human rights activist to demand a probe into ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


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