Assam: Huge cache of drugs seized

Assam: Huge cache of drugs seized

TNT NEWS GUWAHATI: The city police arrested two persons and seized huge cache of contraband and foreign denominations from their possession. Acting on a tip off, the police sleuth seized the party drugs weighing over 20 kilos concealed in bags kept at the interstate bus terminus at Gorchuk Tuesday morning. “Over one lakh denominations of Myanmar and some […]

Assam: Army nabbed Garo militant

Assam: Army nabbed Garo militant

TNT NEWS GUWAHATI: In a joint operation with Goalpara police, Army camp Lakhipur ex Agia Brigade under the aegis of Red Horns Div, apprehended one GNLA terrorist from village Balaikhwar under Lakhipur police station today morning. Based on a tip-off regarding plans of the terrorist to execute extortion in the village, Army had launched a […]

Assam: GHC notices to Centre and Nagaland over lynching incident

Assam: GHC notices to Centre and Nagaland over lynching incident

TNT NEWS GUWAHATI: A Gauhati high court division bench today issued notices to Centre and state government of Nagaland and sought a detailed status report on the Dimapur lynching incident within two weeks. The court directed the inspector general of prisons in Nagaland to ensure adequate security of all prisoners lodged at various prisons in […]

Rape incidents escalating in Assam

Rape incidents escalating in Assam

GUWAHATI: Official records of the Assam Police reveal that more than 10,000 girls and women have been raped in the state since 2010. Crimes against women in Assam has only risen. The records said that at least 1,721 rape cases had been registered in various police stations in 2010 followed by 2,011 cases in 2011. The […]

Taiwan keen to help in developing Mizoram agriculture

Taiwan keen to help in developing Mizoram agriculture

AIZAWL: Taiwan is keen to help Mizoram in developing its agriculture and in value-addition of bamboo and capacity-building of human resource in the northeastern state, Taiwan’s ambassador to India Chung-Kwang Tien has said. “We are ready to help Mizoram in agriculture, value-addition of bamboo and capacity-building of human resource,” Tien told reporters here on Sunday. […]

Boy from Assam brutally beaten up in Delhi

Boy from Assam brutally beaten up in Delhi

NEW DELHI: In what appears to be a racist attack, an Assamese student was brutally beaten up by local goons in Amar Colony, New Delhi. Arbazuddin, the 22-year-old boy from Assam who is a student at a city civil services coaching institute, suffered fractures in his limbs and jaw and is currently undergoing treatment at Sir Ganga Ram […]