North East  /  Published 28.04.20

Two more Covid-19 cases take Assam count to 37

Bongaigaon in lower Assam entered the state’s list of Covid-19 affected districts on Tuesday after a 16-year-girl, a secondary contact of a Nizamuddin returnee, tested positive. Another secondary co...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 21.04.20

Pandemic hits banana market in Goalpara

Among the worst-hit agricultural market during the second phase of the ongoing lockdown is Assam’s Daranggiri banana market in Goalpara district. Nearly 99km from Guwahati city along National Highwa...
By Sofikul Ahmed in Goalpara

North East  /  Published 16.04.20

Two children die in elephant attack

Two children were killed and their mother sustained grievous injuries when a herd of wild elephants barged into the house of one Kadong Rabha, allegedly in search of local liquor, at Hadlapara village...
By Our Correspondent in Goalpara

North East  /  Published 09.04.20

FB page throws light on ‘corona warriors’

A Facebook page created by the Goalpara district administration in lower Assam, containing stories of the frontline workers in the fight against Covid-19, has been widely appreciated by netizens.The p...
By Sofikul Ahmed in Goalpara

West Bengal  /  Published 28.02.20

Police stop team to Assam

A team of 17 members from four rights groups who had embarked on a journey to form a human chain near a detention camp in Assam’s Goalpara district were stopped on the Bengal border on Friday by Ass...
By TT Bureau in Alipurduar

North East  /  Published 04.02.20

7 die in two mishaps in Goalpara

Six persons died when a bus bound for Guwahati lost control, hit an electric pole and fell into a roadside ditch on National Highway 17 at Dhupdhara Kothakuthi in this lower Assam district on Tuesday ...
By Our Correspondent in Goalpara

North East  /  Published 27.01.20

Garo panel warns of ‘armed struggle’

The United Garo Autonomous Council Movement Committee in Assam’s Goalpara district has threatened an armed struggle unless its demand for a Garo Autonomous Council (GAC) in Assam is not fulfilled so...
By Sofikul Ahmed in Goalpara

North East  /  Published 06.01.20

Congress falls back on AASU chant

Popular Assamese slogans, invented and used by the All Assam Students Union (AASU) in rallies to rouse enthusiasm among its activists, were used by the Congress during its demonstration against the Ci...
By Our Correspondent in Goalpara

North East  /  Published 05.01.20

Seven die in Assam road mishaps

At least seven persons, including two students, died in road accidents in different parts of Assam in the past 24 hours.Five persons were killed when a speeding Tata 407 truck rammed into a parked Mar...
By Sofikul Ahmed in Goalpara

India  /  Published 04.01.20

Assam detention camp: Another death reported

Naresh Koch has become the 29th person to die in one of Assam’s detention camps.Koch’s death comes after Prime Minister Narendra Modi denied the existence of the camps at a rally in the national c...
By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi


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