North East  /  Published 08.04.22

BTR seeks Centre’s support

The Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR), an elected autonomous body in the Bodo-dominated areas of Assam, on Thursday asked the central government-run public financial institution NEDFi to extend suppor...
By PTI in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 06.02.22

Another adviser for Nitish

Footnote The Malayalam actor, Kunchacko Boban, was surprised to see his picture as a postman in a Karnataka school textbook. The actor brought the faux pas to light in an Instagram post, joking that ...
By The Editorial Board

North East  /  Published 25.07.21

Shah hails Modi for 'peace and development' in NE

By Our Bureau, Agencies in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 09.07.21

Gorkhas a protected class: Assam govt

The Assam government on Thursday declared Gorkhas living in the tribal belts and blocks in the Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR) a protected class. The move will, among other benefits, make it easier...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 14.06.21

Two girls found hanging from tree in Assam

Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday visited the residence of the two girls found hanging from a tree on Friday near their village under Kokrajhar police station and directed the police ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 23.04.21

Congress moves candidates to resort

The Opposition Congress on Thursday started shifting its candidates to a resort near Guwahati to “instil a sense of belonging” to the party. The move is fuelled largely by the perceived t...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 06.04.21

Final phase polling on Tuesday

The third and final leg of the Assembly elections in Assam will be held in 40 constituencies amid tight security on Tuesday. Sources said the number of companies deployed in the final phase is more t...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 05.04.21

Focus on Ajmal in last leg of Assam polls

An hour later, Sarma attacked the Congress and AIUDF at the Sualkuchi rally. “The Congress started their campaign with a visit to Batadrava (Srimanta Sankardeva’s birth place) but ended it...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 02.04.21

BPF candidate joins saffron party

A candidate of the Bodoland People’s Front (BPF) on Thursday joined the ruling BJP ahead of the third phase of polls in Assam. The Congress has decided to challenge the defection before the Ele...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 01.03.21

Assam ally dumps BJP for Cong

Congress’ general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will be visiting the state for two days from Monday. She will be campaigning in Lakhimpur and Sonitpur districts to boost the party’s pros...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


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