Assam: 169 complaints of crimes against women received in less than a month

Assam: 169 complaints of crimes against women received in less than a month

GUWAHATI, April 22, 2018: Total of 169 complaints of crimes against women have been received on the 181 women’s helpline in Assam since it was launched on March 29. The toll-free helpline number, which was launched by chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, is designed to help women in distress. The helpline assists women with emergency response and […]

Here are Northeast India’s best locally brewed wine across the country!

Here are Northeast India’s best locally brewed wine across the country!

India’s local spirits have always been a favorite among the wine aficionados and  connoisseurs alike. The locally brewed flavors are a hit  which typically sets them apart from the drinks available at local bars. A look at some of these will give a glimpse into the varied cultural influences which added to taste of wine over a period of […]

Rains, thunder squalls to continue lashing Northeast India in next 24-48 hours

Rains, thunder squalls to continue lashing Northeast India in next 24-48 hours

Guwahati, April 21, 2018:  Northeastern states have been recording extremely good pre Monsoon rains. In the past day, light to moderate rain with few heavy spells was recorded in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Meghalaya, and Tripura. In the last 24 hours from 8:30 am on Friday, North Lakhimpur recorded rain to the tune […]

Centre gives nod for death penalty for raping children below 12

Centre gives nod for death penalty for raping children below 12

IANS | New Delhi, April 21, 2018: The Union Cabinet, at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Saturday approved an ordinance on the death penalty for those convicted of raping children below the age of 12. The decision came a day after the Ministry of Women and Child Development told the Supreme […]

Assam: Rapists have no religion says Ajmal

Assam: Rapists have no religion says Ajmal

GUWAHATI, April 21, 2018 (TNN): Lok Sabha MP and president of Assam State Jamiat Ulama (ASJU), Maulana Badruddin Ajmal said that rapists have no religion and no religion accepts rapists. In a memorandum submitted to President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday, Ajmal who is also the chief of All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF), demanded stringent punishment against those […]

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