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Sunday, February 25, 2018
 

North East

Arunachal clothed in textile unit glory

First published on 04-Nov-2017
Arunachal chief minister Pema Khandu inaugurated the biggest textile unit of the state at Pasighat in East Siang district on Friday....   | Read..
 

HC annuls teachers' selection

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Meghalaya High Court on Thursday ordered fresh selection of teachers in certain centres of the state, imposed fine on "tainted" teachers and debarred them from government employment....   | Read..
 

Centre vows error-free NRC

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The registrar general and census commissioner of India, Sailesh, talked to stakeholders here on Thursday on NRC update in Assam. The draft NRC is scheduled to be published by the end of December....   | Read..
 

Adoor tips for filmmakers

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Filmmaker and Dada Saheb Phalke Award winner Adoor Gopalakrishnan on Thursday urged Assam directors to make films rather than inviting those from outside and turning the state into a mere location....   | Read..
 

Pact for HIV counselling of inmates

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The Assam State AIDS Control Society and social welfare department on Thursday signed an MoU for HIV counselling in correctional homes for women....   | Read..
 

3 in net for 'witchhunt'

First published on 03-Nov-2017
A family of four, who had been driven out of their home in Kokrajhar district after being accused of practising witchcraft, have been rescued by the intervention of local organisations....   | Read..
 

Smart driving licence

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Dima Hasao district has introduced smart driving licences and registration certificates....   | Read..
 

A colourful end to film fest

First published on 03-Nov-2017
A colourful and energetic Sambalpuri folk dance performance by a tea tribe group set the mood for the closing ceremony of the first Guwahati International Film Festival on Thursday....   | Read..
 

Rs 6503 for Chinese white tea

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Silver Needles, a famous Chinese white tea, which was offered for the first time at Guwahati Tea Auction Centre on Thursday, sold for Rs 6,503....   | Read..
 

Furore at GMCH over youth death

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The family and friends of a youth, alleging that doctors at Gauhati Medical College and Hospital declared him dead while he was still alive, staged a protest at the GMCH on Thursday....   | Read..
 

Agency assurance on highway repair

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation (NHIDCL) on Thursday assured Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal that repairs of the NH 37 stretch from Nagaon to Dibrugarh will......   | Read..
 

Jumbo expert urges calm

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Elephant expert and secretary general of the Bangkok-based Elephant Rei-ntroduction Foundation, Sivaporn Dardarananda, said humans should remain calm to avoid conflict with elephants....   | Read..
 

Anomaly finger at APSC

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Social activist Bhaben Handique on Thursday alleged anomalies by the Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) in selection of candidates under persons with disability (orthopedically handicap) catego......   | Read..
 

Govt to study court judgment

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The Meghalaya government on Thursday said it would study Meghalaya High Court's judgment on the teachers' recruitment scam....   | Read..
 

BJP accepts CM's 'zero-seat' dare

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The BJP in Meghalaya has accepted the "betting" challenge of Congress leader and Meghalaya chief minister Mukul Sangma who on Wednesday said the BJP would get "zero seat" in the......   | Read..
 

Call to NE students to take up science

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The Indian Academy of Sciences on Thursday expressed concern over low representation in science from the Northeast....   | Read..
 

Banana grower rues govt apathy

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The Manipur government needs to walk its talk on self-employment, feels Soibam Maniton, a banana farmer and national award winner....   | Read..
 

ABVP protest on killings

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The district unit of the Akhil Bharatiaya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) today staged a protest in front of the deputy commissioner's office against the killing of RSS members and Hindu activists in Ker......   | Read..
 

Farmer threatens fast over lost land

First published on 03-Nov-2017
An Arunachal Pradesh farmer has alleged that he has been running from pillar to post after a vast portion of his farmland at Sigar village in East Siang district was destroyed following diversion o......   | Read..
 

Makeshift relief to bridge pang

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The villagers of Upper Nasai in Sadiya subdivision of Assam's Tinsukia district completed the constructed of a 200m (6ft) bamboo bridge on the Kundil river on Thursday....   | Read..