Kaziranga loses an adult rhino in Assam; poachers escape with horn

Kaziranga loses an adult rhino in Assam; poachers escape with horn

GUWAHATI, February 12, 2018: An adult rhino was killed by the poachers and escaped with its horn from the Western Range of the Kaziranga National Park in Biswanath district, a senior forest official said today. As per Rohini Ballav Saikia, Kaziranga National Park Divisional Forest Officer, the incident took place at around midnight at Polokata […]

Assam: 24 hour ‘chakka bandh’ on Monday

Assam: 24 hour ‘chakka bandh’ on Monday

From our correspondent Guwahati, February 11, 2018 In what could bring transport to a standstill, All Assam Motor Workers’ Joint Council has extended their support to the 24-hour nationwide chakka bandh called by All India Road Transport Workers’ Federation on Monday. The council said all private buses, trucks and taxis will remain off the road from 5am tomorrow in […]

Assam: Himanta Biswa expresses ‘shock’ at ‘claims’ made about Ram Madhav; assures strict action

Assam: Himanta Biswa expresses ‘shock’ at ‘claims’ made about Ram Madhav; assures strict action

TNT Desk | February 12, 2018 BJP Nagaland was on Sunday rocked by a news that allegedly attempted at character assassination of  BJP national leader and in-charge North East, Ram Madhav. It may be mentioned that a website called News Joint had published a report whereby they attempted to tarnish the image of Ram Madhav. The news […]

Kiren Rijiju hits out at cyber bullies who tried to tarnish his image by fake pictures!

Kiren Rijiju hits out at cyber bullies who tried to tarnish his image by fake pictures!

TNT Desk | February 11, 2018 As the world keeps shrinking due to the widened scope of technology, or to be more precise, the internet, the cons of the same cannot be disregarded. Cyber bullies are every where and they do not spare even the influential lot of people. And guess who was at the […]

Union Minister Kiren Rijiju slammed notice by Cong MP for ‘Highly Objectionable’ Facebook video

Union Minister Kiren Rijiju slammed notice by Cong MP for ‘Highly Objectionable’ Facebook video

New Delhi | February 11, 2018 Congress MP Renuka Chowdhury, under attack from trolls for guffawing in the Rajya Sabha at a claim made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Friday submitted a privilege notice against minister Kiren Rijiju for sharing on Facebook a video showing Surpanakha. When Rajya Sabha chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu reprimanded […]

Good news for surrendered Northeast Indian militants as their stipend and FD amount increases!

Good news for surrendered Northeast Indian militants as their stipend and FD amount increases!

Guwahati, February 11, 2018 In a bid to encourage more militants to surrender and shun the path of violence, the Centre has revised the stipend amount and fixed deposit for the surrendered militants in Northeast. The new surrender scheme will come into effect from April this year. In a recent development, it has been announced […]

Assam: Student found dead under mysterious conditions at Maligaon, family assert planned murder!

Assam: Student found dead under mysterious conditions at Maligaon, family assert planned murder!

Guwahati | February 11, 2018 On Saturday, a body of a student was recovered from a bathroom under mysterious conditions. The incident took place in Kamakhya Gate, Maligaon. The deceased has been Pranabjyoti Kalita was found hanged in his friends’ rent house’s bathroom. His family alleged that it was a planned murder. Pranjabjyoti Kalita, from […]