West Bengal  /  Published 21.06.21

2 ‘child traffickers’ nabbed from train

The Birbhum wing of Childline NGO, working with district railway police, on Saturday night nabbed two adults allegedly trafficking four children from Bihar to Bangalore from a Tinsukia-Bangalore night...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

North East  /  Published 15.01.21

Villagers halt protest to celebrate Bihu

Overall 1,480 families from seven villages were affected after the forest reserves under which they fall were converted into the Dibru-Saikhowa National Park in 1999. They were settled by the state go...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 15.07.20

Blowout: on-site stir continues

Manufacturing of tea has been affected in at least 50 gardens in Upper Assam’s Tinsukia and Dibrugarh districts because of erratic supply of gas and disruption in supply of gas to their factorie...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 26.12.18

Need a garbage collector? Call Tinsukia minor

A 12-year-old boy has been hired at Rs 1,500 per month for door-to-door garbage collection by a NGO in partnership with the Tinsukia Municipal Board in various wards here.“I am 12 and I come with a ...
By Rishu Kalantri in Tinsukia

North East  /  Published 08.12.19

Goods train derails at Naharkatia in Dibrugarh

Trains were rescheduled after seven wagons of a goods train derailed at Naharkatia in Dibrugarh district around 6.40am on Sunday between Naharkatia and Duliajan stations under Tinsukia division of the...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh


North East  /  Published 19.02.20

Tinsukia forest fire rings alarm bells

Environmentalists have expressed concern over the fire that raged at Kashijan reserve forest in Tinsukia district of Upper Assam on Monday night, saying that such tactics were employed by encroachers ...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

North East  /  Published 10.06.20

Two firefighters die in gas well blaze in Assam

Two firefighters of public sector major OIL were found dead in a wetland abutting the site of a major blaze at its Baghjan well, which has been 'uncontrollably' spewing gas for the last 15 days in Ass...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Dibrugarh

North East  /  Published 20.07.19

Tinsukia NGO links felling of trees to flood havoc

An NGO based in Upper Assam’s Tinsukia district on Saturday alleged that illegal felling of over 10,000 trees was one of the reasons for this year’s floods.Devajit Moran, secretary of Green Bud So...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

West Bengal  /  Published 04.11.18

Trinamul vows to stand by Assam families

A Trinamul Congress delegation on Sunday visited the families of Bengalis who had been gunned down in Assam’s Tinsukia and vowed that the party would do everything to find the perpetrators. On Thurs...
By Rishu Kalantri

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.18

Diwali sale damper in 2 Bengal districts

The Tinsukia massacre and its aftermath have marred pre-Diwali trade in Alipurduar and Cooch Behar as wholesalers and retailers from bordering Assam source their supplies from these two Bengal distric...
By Anirban Choudhury


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