Assam: 100-hour-long economic blockade to protest Citizenship Amendment Bill

Assam: 100-hour-long economic blockade to protest Citizenship Amendment Bill

TNT Desk | May 15, 2018 The resentment of various groups of people over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 has been increasing with each passing day with several groups and bodies submitting memorandums to the Joint Parliamentary Committee  (JPC) opposing the Bill. In a similar move, reports are coming in that a Dibrugarh based outfit called […]

Assam: ‘Boycott Zubeen’ campaign on social media yields no results as singer to perform in Bihu event

Assam: ‘Boycott Zubeen’ campaign on social media yields no results as singer to perform in Bihu event

TNT News | May 15, 2018 The vocal nature of celebrities often tends to land them in trouble and similar is the case with Assam’s singing heartthrob Zubeen Garg wherein a boycott campaign against singing megastar Zubeen Garg in the social media backfired with Bihu organizers in Lumding making it clear that the programme will […]

Did you know about the model who was eaten alive by parasites?

Did you know about the model who was eaten alive by parasites?

DID YOU KNOW |May 15, 2018: Rebecca Zeni spent most of her youth living her dreams: modeling in New York City, serving in a naval yard during World War II and even working at a Chicago TV station. In her final days, however, she’d die a slow, painful death at a Georgia nursing home. ALSO […]

Assam: PIL over fee charged by schools in state

Assam: PIL over fee charged by schools in state

GUWAHATI, May 15, 2018: A public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed in Gauhati High Court against the fee charged by private schools in Assam in an arbitrary manner. In the PIL, petitioner Nayandhiju Sharma has highlighted mushrooming of non-government, private schools/ institutions across the state and also unilateral and recurring enhancement of tuition and other […]

Assam: BJP youth leaders among 4 arrested in gold smuggling case

Assam: BJP youth leaders among 4 arrested in gold smuggling case

GUWAHATI, May 15, 2018: The crime branch of the city police nabbed four youths with two gold biscuitsand cash from Jalukbari area on Sunday night. Four youths were arrested by the crime branch of city police on Sunday night and seized two gold biscuits worth approximately Rs 10 lakh from their possession. The four have been identified as Joydeep Haldar, Uttam Haldar, […]

ICSE results bring cheer, Assam Valley School student gets 98.75%

ICSE results bring cheer, Assam Valley School student gets 98.75%

GUWAHATI, May 15, 2018 (TNN): An impressive show by the schools of the northeast in the ICSE (Class 10) and ISC (Class 12) board exams brought cheer to the region as the Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) declared its results on Monday. Continuing its fantastic track record, Assam Valley School (AVS) from Sonitpur district produced cent percent results. […]

Assam: Ulfa chairman joins sit-in on bill

Assam: Ulfa chairman joins sit-in on bill

GUWAHATI, May 15, 2018: Ulfa chairman Arabinda Rajkhowa participated in a massive sit-in and signature campaign against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, at Thana Chariali here on Monday and reiterated that the group’s peace talks with the Centre might collapse if the bill is passed in Parliament. Earlier, Ulfa had said in Guwahati on Friday […]

Assam: Speakers hint at conspiracy

Assam: Speakers hint at conspiracy

GUWAHATI, May 15, 2018: Dozens of speakers spoke of a deep-rooted conspiracy going on to make most Bengalis stateless through update of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in the state, at the mass convention on NRC held in Karimganj on Monday. The convention was organised by the Citizens’ Rights Protection Co-ordination Committee and speakers included […]

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