North East

Civilian awards for 5 Covid heroes

The Assam government on Saturday recognised five individuals for their “pivotal, dedicated and selfless&...

Arunachal drug test on govt staff

The Arunachal Pradesh government is set to conduct random toxicology tests on its employees as part of its eff...

Assam: Lynching suspect killed

Niraj Kumar Das, the prime suspect in the lynching of an All Assam Students’ Union leader, was killed in...

Lynchings on rise, Assam cry for law

Thirteen people have been arrested since Monday evening on the charge of fatally injuring a student leader in ...

BJP wins polls in Tripura

The ruling BJP has won 217 of 222 wards at 14 urban bodies that went to the polls in Tripura on Thursday. Whi...

Assamese option for job exams

Chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday announced that the Assam Civil Services examinations would also...

North East  /  Published 15.11.21

Tripura gets Assam to detain Delhi journalists

Sakunia also shared a statement from their employer, HW News Network. The statement said: “Assam police have said that they don’t have any case against our journalists but Tripura police a...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 15.11.21

Father’s tragedy revisits son

Militancy has struck the Swargiary family in Assam twice. Assam Rifles jawan Suman Swargiary, who died with six others in Saturday’s ambush by two militant outfits in Manipur’s Churachand...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 14.11.21

Assam: 2 women scribes detained

The journalists, Samriddhi Sakunia (21) and Swarna Jha (25), were detained while on their way to Silchar, according to a statement by the HW News Network. They were then booked by the Tripura Police u...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 14.11.21

Manipur: Mortal remains of army men to head to their homes

The mortal remains of Col Viplav Tripathi, his family and the Assam rifles personnel, who lost their lives in a terror attack in Manipur, will be flown to their hometowns on Sunday, official sources s...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Imphal

North East  /  Published 13.11.21

Manipur: Shah expresses shock over attack

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday expressed anguish over the ambush on a convoy of the Assam Rifles in Manipur that claimed seven lives and said the sacrifices of the brave soldiers will not g...
By Our bureau and PTI in Imphal

India  /  Published 13.11.21

BJP can't defend nation: Rahul

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday hit out at the Modi government over the terror attack on a convoy of Assam Rifles in Manipur, alleging the incident "once again proves" that it is in...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 13.11.21

Mizoram bans firecrackers

Mizoram banned firecrackers, sky lanterns and other pyrotechnic materials during the festive season, an official said on Saturday. The state government also banned the sale and possession of toy guns...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Aizawl

North East  /  Published 13.11.21

IIT Guwahati, Oil India ink tech pact

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati, and Oil India Ltd will collaborate for the development and introduction of new technologies in energy and related sectors, a release issued by the e...
By PTI in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 12.11.21

10 killed in truck-auto collision in Assam

Ten people, including two children, were killed in a head-on collision between a cement-laden truck and an autorickshaw while returning from Chhath Puja celebrations in Assam’s Karimganj distric...
By PTI in Guwahati

India  /  Published 11.11.21

India takes note of Arunanchal’s ‘Chinese village’

Days after a Pentagon report said Beijing built a large village in a disputed territory in the Arunachal Pradesh sector, India on Thursday said it has neither accepted any illegal occupation of its te...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


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