The Telegraph
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
 

North East

Rajput to hone local talent

First published on 28-Oct-2017
Assam head coach Lalchand Rajput on Friday held the dependence on outstation professionals over the past few decades responsible for the failure of state cricketers....   | Read..
 

Rawat pinch on pressure

First published on 28-Oct-2017
Railways head coach Pallav Vora on Friday said the Assam cricketers had failed to handle the pressure situation during their Ranji Trophy match against his team....   | Read..
 

Opera on Bishop

First published on 28-Oct-2017
The life and times of Venerable Bishop Stephen Ferrando, founder of Missionary Sisters of Mary Help of Christians, the first indigenous congregation in the Northeast, came alive in an opera perform......   | Read..
 

15-day training on adventure sport

First published on 28-Oct-2017
Altogether 25 youths from across Assam will get hands-on training for a fortnight on becoming adventure tourism entrepreneurs....   | Read..
 

Shylla joins third party in a year

First published on 28-Oct-2017
A seasoned Meghalaya politician has given a new dimension to the Indian political expression Aaya Ram Gaya Ram....   | Read..
 

2500 delegates sign up for global film fest

First published on 28-Oct-2017
Around 2,500 delegates from around the world have registered for the first Guwahati International Film Festival, which kicks off on Saturday here....   | Read..
 

HC sets aside law on tobacco

First published on 28-Oct-2017
Gauhati High Court on Friday struck down the Assam Health (Prohibition of Manufacturing, Advertisement, Trade, Storage, Distribution, Sale and Consumption of Zarda, Gutkha, Pan Masala, etc, contain......   | Read..
 

ABVP plans protests

First published on 28-Oct-2017
The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), Assam unit, on Friday outlined a series of protest programmes against the alleged killing of its members by the ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) in ......   | Read..
 

Assam races to catch up on Aadhaar

First published on 27-Oct-2017
The Assam government is planning to open at least 8,600 centres for Aadhaar enrolment from December since the state is at the bottom among the 36 states and Union Territories in the exercise....   | Read..
 

Rs 14000cr for 8 NE smart city projects

First published on 27-Oct-2017
Union minister of state for housing and urban affairs Hardeep Singh Puri on Thursday said 464 projects costing Rs 14,124 crore have been approved for eight cities of the Northeast under the Smart C......   | Read..
 

Need fresh opinion: NGT on dam

First published on 27-Oct-2017
The National Green Tribunal has asked the committee to be formed by the Union ministry of forests, environment and climate change to study the 2,000MW Lower Subansiri hydroelectric project, not to ......   | Read..
 

FIR by techie's dad after suicide claim

First published on 27-Oct-2017
Amal Saikia, father of Akanshya Kashyap Saikia, 28, on Thursday lodged an FIR with Duliajan police station in Dibrugarh district against her husband Devajit Borah, mother-in-law and father-in-law G......   | Read..
 

Award-winner Keteki opens today

First published on 27-Oct-2017
National award-winning Assamese film, Maj Rati Keteki, directed by Santwana Bordoloi, will release in Assam on Friday....   | Read..
 

Kokrajhar cops cane Lafiqul supporters

First published on 27-Oct-2017
Police resorted to lathicharge on Thursday as All BTAD Minority Students' Union supporters staged protests in Kokrajhar and Baksa districts in lower Assam, demanding immediate arrest of the killers......   | Read..
 

MP word to tea tribes

First published on 27-Oct-2017
Tezpur Lok Sabha MP Ram Prasad Sharma on Thursday assured members of the Joint Action Committee of Tea Tribes Adivasi, Assam, that he would raise their concerns in Parliament in the winter session....   | Read..
 

Security meeting on draft NRC

First published on 27-Oct-2017
The operational group of the Unified Command met here on Wednesday to discuss the security situation in Assam in the run-up to publication of the draft National Register of Citizens (NRC)....   | Read..
 

New lease of life for oldest church in NE

First published on 27-Oct-2017
The oldest church in the Northeast, Christ Church, opened its doors for the faithful on Thursday after 10 months of restoration work....   | Read..
 

BJP eyes Likabali win

First published on 27-Oct-2017
Kardo Nyicyor, zilla parishad member from Gensi in Arunchal Pradesh, and a BJP ticket contender for byelection to 28 Likabali constituency, said if he won, he would focus on developing infrastructure....   | Read..
 

Khandu meets NEC official

First published on 27-Oct-2017
Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Pema Khandu on Thursday met North Eastern Council (NEC) secretary Ram Muivah to discuss pressing issues regarding the council that require urgent attention....   | Read..
 

Gauripur cuts red tape in service

First published on 27-Oct-2017
The hassle of visiting multiple assistants and seeking both forms and "blessings" of babus is now over for the residents of Gauripur town as the Gauripur Town Committee (GTC) of Dhubri di......   | Read..