North East

Assam toll in landslide rises to 9

The number of people from Assam who lost their lives in the Manipur landslide has risen to nine, while at leas...

Three more held for damaging Assam dyke

Three more persons have been arrested on charges of damaging a dyke that led to the flooding of Silchar in Ass...

Five more die in Assam flood

Assam's flood situation improved on Sunday as the number of affected people declined to over 18.35 lakh fr...

Murmu to visit Tripura on July 5

BJP-led NDA's Presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu is scheduled to visit Tripura on July 5 to garner supp...

Manipur: Death count rises to 37

The death toll in the landslide at a railway construction site in Manipur's Noney district rose to 37 on S...

Manipur landslide: 28 missing

Over 620 personnel, 32 excavators, five JCBs and a rescue dog squad were deployed on Saturday to search for th...

North East  /  Published 24.06.22

'Leave flood-hit Assam'

The Assam unit of the Congress on Friday staged demonstrations near a luxury hotel where rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde and other Maharashtra MLAs accompanying him are staying demanding that the...
By Our bureau and PTI in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 24.06.22

Assam floods: Garuda Aerospace deploys drones

Drone start-up Garuda Aerospace has deployed emergency delivery drones in Assam to support the rescue efforts, following heavy floods and landslides in the state, the company said on Friday. Accordin...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chennai

North East  /  Published 24.06.22

Flood situation worsens in Assam

The flood situation in Assam was critical on Friday with with 45.34 lakh people reeling under the deluge, officials said. The Brahmaputra and Barak rivers along with their tributaries are in spate, e...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Guwahati

India  /  Published 24.06.22

Are Maha MLAs discussing weather in Assam?

⚫ Chief minister Sarma has said he has nothing to do with the political developments and that he has been busy with flood inspections. On Wednesday, he travelled by train to assess the situation in ...
By Umanand Jaiswal, Our Bureau in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 23.06.22

Floods: Dalai Lama gives Rs 10 lakh

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has donated Rs 10 lakh to support flood relief work in Assam and expressed grief over the hardship caused to people due to the calamity. In a letter to Chief M...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 23.06.22

Conrad in Assam, what's brewing?

Speculation is rife over the sudden stopover of Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma here at a hotel where Maharahstra's rebel Shiv Sena MLAs and some independent legislators are camping. Even ...
By Our bureau and PTI in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 23.06.22

Assam flood: 17,500 people rescued

About 17,500 people have been rescued till now from the flood-affected areas of Assam, the NDRF said Thursday. Of these, 900 were rescued on Thursday, a spokesperson of the National Disaster Response...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Guwahati

India  /  Published 23.06.22

Assam floods: Cong slams BJP

The Congress on Thursday accused the BJP of being "blind to the pain" of the people of the Northeast suffering from floods and said that instead of focussing on relief measures, the party is...
By Our bureau and PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 23.06.22

Hopeful of some restoration: Sangma

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Thursday said it would take some time to restore road connectivity in the Garo Hills, parts of which have suffered extensive damage due to heavy rain and su...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Shillong

North East  /  Published 23.06.22

Tripura bypolls: off duty cop stabbed

Around 51.77 per cent of 1.89 lakh voters exercised their franchise till 1 PM in by-polls to four assembly constituencies in Tripura on Thursday, election officials said. Polling to the Agartala, Tow...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Agartala


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