Meghalaya: Cheque distribution of Rs 5000 by congress MLAs raise suspicions; UDP slams move

While few claimed that the money was given under the livestock and women Upliftment scheme, others consider it as an MLA scheme.

Meghalaya: Cheque distribution of Rs 5000 by congress MLAs raise suspicions; UDP slams move

By Our Reporter, TNT News | SHILLONG, Jan 11, 2018:  The distribution of money by the Congress MLAs under the Livestock and Women Upliftment scheme 2017-18 just before the elections, has created not only suspicions but also gave political rivals a chance to level allegations against the ‘sudden attempt’ of the party to utilize the schemes […]

Assam’s age old bell-metal industry sees new hope in the era of Sonowal-led government!

Assam’s age old bell-metal industry sees new hope in the era of Sonowal-led government!

Guwahati, January 11, 2018: After being in a pathetic condition for a long time with scarcity of raw materials, deplorable health conditions of artisians and other problems, the bell metal industry in Assam is all set to see change with help of Assam government. Despite being an important part of Assamese tradition, bell-metal industry has […]

Assam NRC issue: Congress reaffirms pledge to remain committed to Assam accord on NRC issue

Assam NRC issue: Congress reaffirms pledge to remain committed to Assam accord on NRC issue

Guwahati, January 11, 2018 What former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi had agreed in 1985 to end the “troubled” six-year-long anti-foreigner movement in Assam has almost been fulfilled. Rajiv Gandhi had signed the Assam Accord on August 15, 1985 with the leaders of All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) and Jatiya Sangram Parishad–two organizations leading the anti-foreigners movement. […]