Assam jobs scam: Cash-for-jobs scam accused Assam officer surrenders

Assam jobs scam: Cash-for-jobs scam accused Assam officer surrenders

GUWAHATI, November 20: An Assam civil service officer, Rumi Saikia, wanted in a cash for jobs scam surrendered in a court here on Tuesday. Saikia, who was posted as circle officer in Golaghat district in upper Assam was remanded to judicial custody soon after her surrender at the court of special judge, Kamrup, here. Rumi […]

Assam: 60-year-old woman killed for 2kg rice in Sonitpur district

Assam: 60-year-old woman killed for 2kg rice in Sonitpur district

GUWAHATI, November 17: In a shocking incident, a 60 year-old woman by the name of Shanti Munda was killed for 2 kg of rice. The incident occurred in Pub Jinjia Village situated in Biswanath, Assam, it was reported that the accused named Lakhiram Benjamin killed the woman because she brought 2 kg rice to Benjamin’s mother’s funeral and sold […]

Assam: 70-year-old held for trying to rape minor in Guwahati

Assam: 70-year-old held for trying to rape minor in Guwahati

GUWAHATI, November 17: Crime against women and children are just rising in the Northeast India and another shocking case of a 70-year-old man Rajkaran Singh held on charges of rape of a 4-year-old minor at Padumbari, under Gaushala Police Station, Guwahati. The incident took place at Singh’s residence as the victim came for her regular […]

Assam: Air ambulance service from Guwahati begins

Assam: Air ambulance service from Guwahati begins

GUWAHATI, November 17: Assam Transport, Industries and Commerce Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary formally launched an air ambulance service at NEDFi (North Eastern Development Finance Corporation Ltd) House, Dispur on Thursday. Delhi-based Flaps Aviation Private Ltd will operate its air ambulance service from Guwahati with “Book Air Ambulance” as its brand. The air ambulance is equipped […]

Assam: Man dies in leopard attack in Guwahati

Assam: Man dies in leopard attack in Guwahati

GUWAHATI, November 16: A 23-year-old person, who was injured in a leopard attack here on Sunday, died today. The man, identified as Anowar Ali was seriously injured as he fought with a leopard at Dhirenpara and saved at least six persons. Ali succumbed to his injuries on Thursday morning. A leopard that came down from […]

Assam job scam: Police files charge sheet in APSC cash-for-job scam

Assam job scam: Police files charge sheet in APSC cash-for-job scam

GUWAHATI, November 16: Assam Police has filed a chargesheet against the former Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) chairman Rakesh Kumar Paul and other members in connection with the cash-for-job scam. “We are investigating the Assam Public Service Commission scam. The chargesheet has been filed against a few members and the Chairman of the commission. Three […]

Assam: Extend your love and care towards animals says John Abraham

Assam: Extend your love and care towards animals says John Abraham

GUWAHATI, November 14: Bollywood actor and the co-owner of Northeast United Football club John Abraham visited ‘Purr Paws Foundation, a voluntary organization for animal welfare, rescue and rehabilitation of animals’ in Guwahati on Monday. On his visit John Abraham showed his love and interest towards animals and he also highlighted that people should volunteer and […]

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