Minor girl from trafficked from Assam rescued in Faridabad

Minor girl from trafficked from Assam rescued in Faridabad

GUWAHATI: Bachpan Bachao Andolan, an NGO led by Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi rescued a 14-year-old girl from Assam from a house in a posh locality of Faridabad, Haryana. The girl is a resident of Satgaon in Karbi Anglong district. The girl was rescued following a tip-off. She is now lodged in a government home in […]

Tripura-Chittagong sea port bridge to be a reality

Tripura-Chittagong sea port bridge to be a reality

Tripura chief secretary Yashpal Singh confirmed that the Centre has agreed to fund the construction of a bridge over River Feni in South Tripura on National Highway 44, connecting the state to Bangladesh. The bridge will connect Sabroom in Tripura to the Chittagong sea port in Ramgarh town of south Bangladesh. The construction of the […]

Mizoram: Assam Rifles Jawans held for gold robbery

Mizoram: Assam Rifles Jawans held for gold robbery

AIZAWL: Four persons were arrested on Thursday and some Assam Rifles personnel were questioned by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Mizoram Police. Mizoram police team are probing into an alleged gold robbery that occurred on the Aizawl-Lunglei Highway last December. The Jawans belong to the 39th battalion of Assam Rifles. Among those arrested, a well-known non-tribal Government […]

Dabur to set up Rs 250-cr plant in Assam

Dabur to set up Rs 250-cr plant in Assam

ASSAM: FMCG firm Dabur announced setting up of a Rs 250-crore facility at Tezpur in Assam. This they announced after reporting a 16.56 per cent increase in consolidated net profit at Rs 331.93 crore for January-March period. In a BSE filing, the Company said “In order to meet the growing demand for products of the […]

Ukhrul- Imphal road may be bandh from May 3 onwards

Ukhrul- Imphal road may be bandh from May 3 onwards

IMPHAL: Closure of all Government establishments and offices in Ukhrul district from May 3 and an indefinite ban on vehicular movement on Ukhrul- Imphal road from midnight of May 2 in protest against the Government’s failure to fulfill the charter of demands put up before the Government of Manipur have been threatened by The Tangkhul […]