Daily Archives: 2 February

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 ...Read More

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 ...Read More

Meghalaya: National Peoples’ Party demands Rs 3 lakhs as compensation in Garobadha dacoity

TURA: National People’s Party (NPP) hits out at the negligence on the part of the police reacting to an SOS call of a family under dacoity attack  demanding immediate compensation of Rs. 3 lakh for the victims. The incident occurred on ...Read More

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 ...Read More

Rhinos falling like nine pins in Assam jungles

GUWAHATI: As many as 132 rhinos have died in the jungles of Assam since 2016, with 23 of these pachyderms being poached. While 123 rhinos had died in 2016, nine have died so far in 2017; state Forest minister Pramila ...Read More

Assam: Tarun Gogoi demands probe into Swamy’s claim of ‘Republic TV’ being funded by Assam politicians!

A few weeks ago, BJP MP Subramaniam Swamy had written to the ministry objecting to Arnab Goswami's new channel’s name, requesting it to look into the use of the word ‘Republic'. He had claimed it would be violative of the ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: Tawang wins ‘Best Tourist Destination’ Award

ITANAGAR: Tawang won the award for the “Best Tourist Destination” of the year, while Pappu Passa Valley bagged the award for the “Emerging Destination” of the year in the recently held Arunachal Tourism Awards 2017 organized by the Department of ...Read More

Tripura: Agartala to get connected with ‘Temple City’ Udaipur via rail!

Agartala: Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu recently inaugrated a new 44.76km broad gauge rail line from Agartala to temple city Udaipur,through a video-conference from New Delhi. This is part of the Indian Government's initiative to connect the last border town of Tripura,Sabroom,by ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: Extortionist posing as NSCN (R) cadre arrested in Miao

On February 1,  Miao police along with 13 Assam Rifles, arrested one Kamsing Ngemu alias Captain Jimmy, from Miao township. The arrested person was reportedly collecting ransom from businessmen, Government Officials and shop keepers under Miao Circle in the name of ...Read More