Search operations for missing family continues in Assam

Guwahati, September 3: Search operations by Army, NDRF and SDRF teams continued Monday for five members of a family who went missing after their vehicle fell into the Dikhow river in Assam’s Sivsagar district, officials said. The search teams are…

NSCN (K) rebel surrenders at Khonsa in Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar, September 3: Wangliam Lowang, a 19-year-old NSCN (K) cadre voluntarily surrendered himself in front of the district administration and police in Khonsa on Monday. Khonsa, the district headquarters of Tirap is around 318 kms from here. Wangliam who was…

Flying doctors to be soon in Manipur: Governor

Imphal, September 3: Governor Dr Najma Heptulla today said ‘Flying Doctors’ would be launched in Manipur soon after the logistics, maintenance and operating procedures are finalised and the North Eastern Council has already released Rs 25 crores for the purpose.…

In dramatic ‘comeback’, Manipur University V-C bans 2 Employees’ Bodies; Protesters threaten to resume strike

Guwahati, September 2: The impasse between Manipur University students and vice-chancellor Adya Prasad Pandey continued on Sunday, with Pandey announcing that he had resumed his duties from September 1. The vice-chancellor’s ‘comeback’ is likely to send ripples across the university…

Bogibeel bridge will be complete by this year end: Assam CM

Dibrugarh, September 2: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday reviewed the progress of the constriction work of Bogibeel bridge at Dibrugarh. While inspecting the construction site of the bridge here, Sonowal said by this year end the bridge would…

No Bru refugee repatriation from Tripura in five days, community fears ethnic tension

Agartala, September 2: No Bru refugee from transit camps in Tripura’s north district has gone back to Mizoram in the last five days after four families returned as per the repatriation agreement on August 27. The refugees said they feared…

Fresh wave of flood hits Assam

Guwahati, September 2: Another wave of flood has hit Assam inundating four districts affecting over 12,000 people while the Brahmaputra and its tributaries are flowing above the danger level, an official report said here Sunday. A total of 676 hectares…

Whistleblowers reveal horrific conditions at Arunachal orphanage

Guwahati, September 1: Fifty children, many of them six years or younger, were rescued from an illegal orphanage-cum-school in Pasighat town of Arunachal Pradesh. Though the illegal home in a ramshackle bamboo-and-thatch structure had been in operation since February this…

Innovation is the future for India: Dr. Swamy at Royal Global University

Guwahati, September 1: Rajya Sabha MP, Dr. SubramanianSwamy today had an interactive session with students of Royal Global University(RGU) on ‘India’-An Emerging Economic Power. How far is it from reality with corruption, casteism, political differences, etc. Dr Swamy stated that…

Karbi Anglong lynching: Assam Police files chargesheet against 48 accused

New Delhi, September 1: Nearly three months after the incident of a mob lynching in Assam’s Karbi Anglong district rocked the northeastern state, the Assam Police Saturday filed an 844-page chargesheet against 48 people suspected to be a part of…