Category Archives: States

Rise in voters in Assam

GUWAHATI: The number of eligible voters in Assam has risen by 3.25 per cent, according to the final voters’ list published on Monday. Altogether 1,98,66,496 people will be eligible to exercise their franchise in the 2016 assembly elections. The number ...Read More

Arunachal CM granted three weeks to counter charges by the SC

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed three weeks’ time to Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki to counter the allegations in the impleadment applications filed by three applicants. The impleadment applications were filed by Nabam Tagam, Yakur Tara and Tana ...Read More

NEHU Assistant Registrar killed in accident

SHILLONG: The Assistant Registrar of the North Eastern Hill University (NEHU) was killed and two of her friends were injured when their vehicle collided with another vehicle coming from the opposite direction near the Military Hospital. Jaya Bhattacharjee (47) died ...Read More

Water scarcity in the rural parts of Tripura a threat on people’s lives

AGARTALA: Despite of several claims by the Ministerial authority of fast development in Tripura yet several families in the interior have to suffer from the acute water scarcity during dry seasons. Though demands were placed to the authority to take ...Read More

Manipur civic polls end peacefully

IMPHAL: Polls to elect 279 municipal councillors and 568 other local body members in four districts of Manipur were held on Monday. Balloting took place to elect 31 councillors in Imphal East district, 72 in Imphal West, 83 in Bishnupur ...Read More

Slain Police Officer To Be Honoured With Bravery Award

The government of Assam has announced that the Chief Ministers Bravery Award would be given posthumously to slain officer-in-charge of Borpathar police station in Golaghat, Binod Phangso, who died in an operation on Sunday night. Chief minister Tarun Gogoi also ...Read More

Manipur medical centre performs its first ever successful dialysis

IMPHAL: Shija Hospitals and Research Institute (SHRI), Langol have performed the first ever successful dialysis on a newborn in the State. A one month old baby girl, born to Soubam Manoranjan and Soubam Anita Devi of Achanbigei was admitted to Shija ...Read More

Meghalaya CM escapes freak accident

SHILLONG: Chief Minister Dr Mukul Sangma had a lucky escape when a vehicle from his convoy met with a bad accident on January 10. Luckily, owing to some change in plans, the Chief Minister travelled by chopper on the particular ...Read More

Williamnagar blast: CM convenes high level meet

SHILLONG: Following the IED Blast at Williamnagar recently, a high level meeting led by Chief Minister Dr Mukul Sangma was convened on Monday to review the law and order situation in the Garo Hills. The meeting dwelled upon the various ...Read More