Assam: HSLC exam paper leaked; invigilators banned from using mobile phone in exam hall

Assam: HSLC exam paper leaked; invigilators banned from using mobile phone in exam hall

GUWAHATI, February 17, 2018: With the earlier incident of paper getting leaked through Whatsapp on the first day of HSLC examination, using of mobile phones by the invigilators inside the exam hall has been banned by the Education Dept. As per the sources, within an hour of the HSLC examination getting started, pictures of English […]

Assam power minister detained for violating election code of conduct in Tripura

Assam power minister detained for violating election code of conduct in Tripura

From Our Correspondent AGARTALA | February 17, 2018 Over two hours after campaign for Tripura’s coming assembly polls ended, Assam Minister of State for Power Pallab Lochan Das was found this evening at Gandacherra in Dhalai district, 115 Km from here. The minister, who was supposed to leave the state before campaign concluded at 4 PM as per […]

Assam: Sensor based device, mobile app to check elephant deaths along railway tracks

Assam: Sensor based device, mobile app to check elephant deaths along railway tracks

From Our Correspondent Guwahati, February 16, 2018 Alarmed by the death of elephants by trains and electrocution, Assam government will soon have a sensor based barriers along railway tracks and a mobile App to share information about elephant movement to prevent such incidents. Forest Minister Pramila Rani Brahma said in the state Assembly that suchsteps […]

This Assam surgeon is 1st from NE to become President of Indian Association of Gastro intestinal Endosurgeons

This Assam surgeon is 1st from NE to become President of Indian Association of Gastro intestinal Endosurgeons

TNT Desk | February 16, 2018 It is indeed a proud moment for surgeons of the state of Assam  that  Dr. Subhash  Khanna was elected un-opposed as President of the Indian Association of  Gastro intestinal Endosurgeons for the year 2018 – 2019 and he  took the charge of the post at the coronation ceremony held at […]

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: Major boost to minorities’ socio-economic and educational development in state

Assam: Major boost to minorities’ socio-economic and educational development in state

From Our Correspondent Guwahati, February 16, 2018 Assam government on Friday announced that 21 model residential schools would be set up in the state with Centre’s help in a bid to give the socio-economic and educational development of the minorities a boost. The schools will be set up in 21 minority concentrated schools in the state. Chairing […]

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, […]