The Telegraph
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
 

North East

Electioneering picks up in 3 states

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Fifty companies of central armed personnel landed here in the last 24 hours for poll security....   | Read..
 

Unique move on Garo hills campaign

First published on 23-Jan-2018
The weekly market of Garo hills will turn into a campaign ground for most political parties in the run-up to the Assembly elections as this gives them an opportunity to connect directly with the el......   | Read..
 

Akhil lodges FIR against 'syndicates'

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) leader Akhil Gogoi lodged an FIR here on Monday seeking an inquiry into the alleged role of police, transport department officials and politicians in "syndi......   | Read..
 

Search on for debaters to woo investors

First published on 23-Jan-2018
The Assam education department is looking for the 50 best debaters on topics related to investment opportunities in the state to participate in the global investors' summit, Advantage Assam, on Feb......   | Read..
 

Satyapal for debate on evolution

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Union minister of state for human resource development Satyapal Singh, defending his statement against Charles Darwin's theory of evolution, said in IIT Guwahati on Monday that evolutionists and Da......   | Read..
 

R-Day parade from PM's box for attagirl Disha

First published on 23-Jan-2018
A BCom student, Disha Tayal, has been invited to witness the Republic Day parade from the Prime Minister's box on Rajpath in New Delhi....   | Read..
 

Naga meet to decide poll stand

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Top Naga tribal organisations, civil society bodies and pressure groups will hold a consultative meeting to decide on their stand on the February 27 Assembly election in the state, sources said....   | Read..
 

Sonowal allays Barak fears on NRC

First published on 23-Jan-2018
"The people of Barak Valley need not worry as long as I am here," said Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, speaking at the inaugural ceremony of Silchar Medical College and Hospital'......   | Read..
 

Plea for fish deaths probe

First published on 23-Jan-2018
The Khasi Students' Union demanded an independent inquiry into the mysterious death of thousands of fishes, which they claimed was because of the change of colour of river water at Ranikor in South......   | Read..
 

1300 tutors to be recruited

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Pema Khandu on Monday said 1,300 subject teachers would be recruited for secondary and higher secondary schools in the state....   | Read..
 

Rs 50000 for info on Bhupinder killer car

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Guwahati police on Monday announced a cash reward for information on a white Toyota Innova that allegedly mowed down a 35-year-old man following an argument between its driver and the victim here a......   | Read..
 

Governor visits border post

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Arunachal Pradesh governor Brig. (retd) B.D. Mishra said women's education would lead to the growth of a family and society as a whole....   | Read..
 

Locals 'discover' natural sculptures

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Members of the Tarh Welfare Society claimed to have discovered one of the biggest nature-crafted sculptures in the Langa Tata and Rayung Dumchuk mountain range near Yangte circle headquarters of Ar......   | Read..
 

Convert threat over draft

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Members of the Dimasa community have threatened to convert if Dima Hasao is included in "Greater Nagalim"....   | Read..
 

DSc honour for research

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Ashis K. Mukherjee from the department of molecular biology and biotechnology of Tezpur University has been awarded Doctor of Science (DSc) in biotechnology from the University of Calcutta for his ......   | Read..
 

Reflections on 46 years of statehood

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Shillong, once known as the "education hub" of the Northeast, is losing its past glory as Meghalaya completes 46 years of its journey as a state on Monday....   | Read..
 

Monthlong ONGC drive to save fuel

First published on 23-Jan-2018
ONGC Assam Asset is observing Saksham-2018, a month-long mass awareness campaign about energy conservation....   | Read..
 

Kin urged to help probe

First published on 23-Jan-2018
The Extra-Judicial Execution Victim Families Association, Manipur, on Monday appealed to relatives and witnesses to come forward and provide evidence to the CBI in fake encounter killings....   | Read..
 

Innovative summit next month

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Innovators from across the Northeast will get an opportunity to showcase their talent in a two-day Innovative Summit here in February....   | Read..
 

Myanmar refugees

First published on 23-Jan-2018
More than 1,400 Myanmarese nationals who took refuge in Mizoram's Lawngtlai district following the clash between Arakan rebels and the army there in November, have refused to return to their countr......   | Read..