Assam: Union Budget 2017 renders computer tutors jobless!

Assam: Union Budget 2017 renders computer tutors jobless!

 Around 3,000 computer teachers in Assam’s schools will be rendered jobless on June 30. Assam education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma today told the Assembly that the computer teachers will lose jobs since the Centre has withdrawn funding for the scheme under which they were appointed. During zero hour, Sarma said computer teachers were recruited for […]

Nagaland violence: 5 columns of Paramilitary forces pushed to Kohima; Situation brought under control

Nagaland violence: 5 columns of Paramilitary forces pushed to Kohima; Situation brought under control

Kohima: The situation in Nagaland’s Kohima seemed to have calmed down after five columns, or 375 soldiers, of paramilitary forces were deployed across the city, which had witnessed arson and vandalism since Thursday afternoon following the government’s refusal to postpone the civic body polls. “The situation is under control. The important locations have been taken […]

Assam filmmaker in big trouble for seeking ULFA(I) leader Paresh Barua’s help!

Assam filmmaker in big trouble for seeking ULFA(I) leader Paresh Barua’s help!

Guwahati : Assam Police has registered a Suo Moto case of sedition against filmmaker Himangshu Prasad Das of  ‘Shakira Ahibo Bakultolor Bihu Loi’ fame. The director had earlier openly approached  help from banned insurgency group ULFA-I leader Paresh Barua. Paresh had simultaneously responded by issuing a statement asking film distributors not to take off the film Shakira Ahibo Bakultolor Bihu […]

Sikkim: Tribeny Rai’s ‘Memory of a Heart’ to be screened at Asian Women Film Festival 2017

Sikkim: Tribeny Rai’s ‘Memory of a Heart’ to be screened at Asian Women Film Festival 2017

Sikkim’s Independent filmmaker Tribeny Rai’s film ‘Memory of a heart’ is selected as one of the films to be screened at 13th IAWRT Asian Women Film Festival under the Artists’ Film and Video section. The film festival will be held from 2-4 March 2017 at the India International Centre (IIC), New Delhi. Her movie ‘Memory […]

Black cat commandos journey from former Assam CM Gogoi to CM Sonowal

Black cat commandos journey from former Assam CM Gogoi to CM Sonowal

After recently withdrawing the VVIP security cover of National Security Guard (NSG) commandos to former Assam chief ministers Tarun Gogoi and Prafulla Kumar Mahanta, the Centre has now accorded them a scaled down cover of ‘Z+’ VVIP security by central paramilitary CRPF. What is more surprising is that Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal will now […]

Woman gangraped in Tripura, three arrested

Woman gangraped in Tripura, three arrested

AGARTALA: Three persons were arrested from Adarini tea garden near here for allegedly raping a woman, police said today. The trio allegedly raped the woman inside the tea garden yesterday. The locals, who later rescued the woman informed the police about the incident following which the accused were arrested last night, Superintendent of Police Bhanupada Chakraborty […]

Meghalaya gears up to ease Traffic congestion

Meghalaya gears up to ease Traffic congestion

SHILLONG: The Superintendent of Police, East Khasi Hills District, Shillong has informed that Hopkinson Road, Jacob’s Ladder and Boyce Road will be opened in reverse direction, i.e. “No Entry” from Don Bosco towards St. Stephan Hall and Jacob’s Ladder Road. All vehicles will be plying in reverse order from Lower Lachumiere near DIPR towards Hopkinson Road […]