North East  /  Published 15.07.22

Exam nod for teen in jail for 'treason'

A court in Assam on Thursday directed the Golaghat prison authorities to allow a 19-year-old student in jail since May for a Facebook post “in support of” the banned Ulfa (Independent) to ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 02.05.22

Assam: 18 die in lightning, storm

At least 18 people died in Assam in April because of lightning and storms that struck different parts of the state, an official said. Houses and other infrastructure have also been damaged owing to t...
By PTI in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 07.01.22

Assam student in Bulli Bai net

Additional reporting by PTI ...
By Umanand Jaiswal, Pheroze L. Vincent in Guwahati, New Delhi

North East  /  Published 10.09.21

Ferry crash lens on PM's unfulfilled promises

A ferry mishap in Assam on Wednesday has not only sparked protests in the island district of Majuli but also put the spotlight back on the “unfulfilled promise” made by Prime Minister Nare...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 03.06.21

No Assam-Nagaland border talk now

The border talks between Assam and Nagaland to defuse tension along Mokokchung-Jorhat will take place only after the Covid-19 situation in Nagaland is under control. Official sources said the Nagalan...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 19.02.19

Races eyes tourism berth

The Jorhat Race Committee is keen to make the races a part of the Assam Tourism schedule.The finals of the 139th Jorhat Races, organised in association with The Telegraph, was held at the Jorhat Gymkh...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 11.04.19

EVMs malfunction in four Upper Assam districts

A polling official’s detention for misconduct, a woman voter being stabbed by her estranged husband and malfunctioning of electronic voting machines marked the first phase of Lok Sabha polls in Assa...
By Our Bureau in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 22.05.20

Cyclone pushes back Jorhat e-auction to June 1

Super cyclone Amphan, which has wrecked Calcutta and its adjoining areas, has forced mjunction to defer the Jorhat auctions in Assam.Though the auction was to start on May 21, it was postponed due to ...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 08.04.20

Three youths arrested

Police arrested three youths at Garakheeya Doul, under Pulibor police station in Jorhat district on Wednesday for duping people by impersonating as doctors. Some medical instruments and a car have bee...
By Devajit Baruah in Jorhat

North East  /  Published 07.11.18

40 Jorhat booths get ‘very sensitive’ tag

The district administration here has identified 40 booths in Jorhat subdivision as very sensitive during the December 5 panchayat polls and said adequate security arrangements would be made in those b...
By Devajit Baruah


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