Monkey consumes alcohol, chases guests

Monkey consumes alcohol, chases guests

NATIONAL | February 16, 2018: A man consuming alcohol is common but a monkey consuming alcohol becomes an attraction. In an unusual incident, a whimsical monkey turned the bar at Kammanahalli near Banaswadi into his play area. The regular visitor to the Diwakar Bar and Restaurant in Kammanahalli, the simian, used to sip up the […]

5 lesser known facts about ‘THE ASSAM REGIMENT’

5 lesser known facts about ‘THE ASSAM REGIMENT’

The Assam Regiment, an infantry regiment of the Indian Army, began its four-day Platinum Jubilee celebrations at its regimental centre here in Meghalaya. The four-day celebrations would include presentation of colours to four of the newly-raised Battalions of Assam Regiment, dedication of War Memorial, commemoration of the raising, battalion get-together, Sainik Sammelan and inauguration of […]

Assam: Shortage of buses likely to continue in Guwahati for 15-20 days

Assam: Shortage of buses likely to continue in Guwahati for 15-20 days

GUWAHATI, February 16, 2018: Several passengers were left stranded across various bus stoppages in the city looking for buses to board. While bus stops remained crowded, citizens also reported overloaded buses plying in the city. As per reports, the reason is because of the ongoing election preparation in Nagaland and Meghalaya for which, more than […]

Assam: Minor girl sexually molested at Guwahati

Assam: Minor girl sexually molested at Guwahati

GUWAHATI, February 16, 2018: In a shameful incident, a 13-year-old minor was allegedly sexually molested at Hengerabari. The accused has been identified as Minhar Ali who was working as a carpenter at the residence of the victim. The incident took place in absence of the minor’s family members when Ali tried to take advantage of […]

Assam girl sold three years ago; woman arrested for trafficking

Assam girl sold three years ago; woman arrested for trafficking

GUWAHATI, February 16, 2017: In yet another case of human trafficking, police has arrested a woman who sold a girl to human traffickers in Haryana. The accused Pinki Begum had lured the girl of Saatgaon and sold her three years ago. Police, after three years of investigation has succeeded to arrest her. During an interrogation, […]

Manipur: Minor girl gang-raped in Thanga Islet

Manipur: Minor girl gang-raped in Thanga Islet

IMPHAL, February 16, 2018: In a shocking incident, a 14-year-old girl was gang-raped allegedly by four youths in the Thanga Islet of Loktak lake on Tuesday, Bishnupur district Police said. A manhunt has been launched for the rapists. During preliminary investigation, the girl said a youth had asked her to visit a spot to talk […]