Monthly Archives: February 2017

APSC cash-for-job scam: Former Congress minister Gautam Roy to be questioned by Police today

GUWAHATI, Feb 2017: No sooner had he undergone rounds of interrogations in connection with the multi-crore scam in the Social Welfare Department, former Assam Congress Minister Gautam Roy will yet again undergo a question and answer with the police on ...Read More

Sikkim becomes the 22nd state in India to associate with ‘UDAY’

The Government of India and the State of Sikkim have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) under the Scheme Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana (UDAY), for operational improvement of the State’s Power Distribution Department. With the signing of MoU, the total number ...Read More

How Sheetal Lama Rai became the only woman driver from NE in London and her roots back home!

"Patience, Persistence and Perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success." This is the story of Sheetal Lama Rai of Dima Hasao. She is the only Red double decker bus driver female bus driver to represent the region. Her journey started ...Read More

5 facts about Counter-Insurgency&Jungle Warfare School in Vairengte, Mizoram

Vairengte is a town in the Kolasib district of Mizoram state, India. It is located about 130 km from the state capital Aizawl. In this part of Mizoram is situated one of the premier training and research establishment of the ...Read More

Manipur: Bomb blast outside journalist’s house in Imphal; no casualties reported

IMPHAL:  Bomb explosion took place at the residence gate of Hueiyen Lanpao (local vernacular) editor H Ningomba and ISTV editor B Ningomba in Okram Chuthek region of Imphal in Manipur. Later on, a live bomb was also recovered in Okram Chuthek and bomb ...Read More

NSCN(K) militant arrested in Arunachal Pradesh

ITANAGAR: Security forces apprehended a hardcore militant of NSCN (K) in Arunachal Pradesh’s Changlang district on Sunday, officials said. Based on intelligence inputs, the Changlang Battalion under the aegis of DAO division conducted a successful operation in Mulong village in the ...Read More

Manipur Elections 2017: Assam Transport department extends support for Manipur’s assembly polls

IMPHAL: In view of Assembly Elections at Manipur scheduled to be held on March 4 (Phase I) and March 8 (Phase II), Transport Department of Government of Assam will be extending logistic support by means of vehicles like buses, trucks, LMVs, ...Read More

Three killed in road accident in Assam

GUWAHATI: Three persons were killed when a gas tanker hit them and then dashed against a tree at Bihguri in Tezpur. According to police officials, the three person lost their lives on the spot this morning in a road accident ...Read More

Assam: Man arrested over alleged links with terror group from Bangladesh

Assam police have arrested a youth who, despite being an Indian citizen, visited his residence in Badarpur on a Bangladeshi passport. It has been alleged that the youth, identified as Alamgir Hussain, 38, was instrumental in bringing tens of thousands ...Read More