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    In Photos: Winters in Tawang In Photos: Winters in Tawang READ MORE This land of high passes, waterfalls and lakes gets enveloped in white in the winters DIG Violet Baruah conferred with President’s Police Medal for distinguished service DIG Violet Baruah conferred with President’s Police Medal for distinguished service READ MORE She was transferred as the first DIG after the Centre inked the Bodo Peace Accord "India, China had ‘minor face-off’ in Sikkim": Indian Army READ MORE While some 20 Chinese soldiers were reportedly injured in the clash, at least four Indian Army soldiers also reportedly received injuries Congress-AIUDF will open ‘all gates’ to infiltrators: Amit Shah Congress-AIUDF will open ‘all gates’ to infiltrators: Amit Shah READ MORE The home minister also said that the Congress rule in the state gave only bloodshed, in which thousands of youths lost their lives. Beginning of end of insurgency in Northeast: HM Amit Shah READ MORE The home minister said that once the region was known for terror and bloodshed, this area will now become the most developed area of the state.

    DIG Violet Baruah conferred with President’s Police Medal for distinguished service

    She was transferred as the first DIG after the Centre inked the Bodo Peace Accord

    “India, China had ‘minor face-off’ in Sikkim”: Indian Army

    While some 20 Chinese soldiers were reportedly injured in the clash, at least four Indian Army soldiers also reportedly received injuries

    Congress-AIUDF will open ‘all gates’ to infiltrators: Amit Shah

    The home minister also said that the Congress rule in the state gave only bloodshed, in which thousands of youths lost their lives.

    69th Plenary of the North Eastern Council concludes

    The two-day NEC Plenary focussed on all-round developmental plans for the North-Eastern Region and discussed about the progresses made so far.

    Assam: Rs 500 cr package for BTR; Himanta Biswa Sarma

    Himanta Biswa Sarma announced a goodwill package of Rs 500 crore for the development of road and infrastructure in the region.

    Beginning of end of insurgency in Northeast: HM Amit Shah

    The home minister said that once the region was known for terror and bloodshed, this area will now become the most developed area of the state.

    ECI to celebrate 11th National Voters Day on Jan 25

    The national Voters Day has been celebrated on January 25 every year since 2011, all across the country to mark the foundation day of Election Commission of India.

    AASU hoists ‘Black Flags’ during Amit Shah’s Assam visit

    In poll bound Assam, Shah as part of his two-day visit to the state is addressing at the opening ceremony of the first BTR Accord Day celebration in Kokrajhar.

    West Bengal CM walks out of Netaji event after being ‘insulted’

    Mamata Banerjee said that “government programme should have some dignity” and “it is not fair to insult someone whom you have invited.

    Assam Polls: 190 Polling Stations in Assam vulnerable to ‘Booze’

    The excise department has also decided to deploy its units at these locations to keep vigilance on the movement of illicit liquor

    BREAKING: Fake CBI Officer Arrested in Guwahati

    The accused person has demanded Rs. 3 lakh from one Joonmoni Barthakur

    No ‘Maan Ki Baat’ in PM’s Speech: Assam Congress

    Congress believed that the people of Assam have begun to realize the bitter reality of the promises made by the Prime Minister

    AASU stages protests against PM Modi’s Assam visit

    AASU, which spearheaded the anti-CAA protests in the state in December 2019, launched a 3-day protest against the legislation beginning Friday.

    Assam to have Village Level Database

    An integrated village data is highly important, as today, data is the new resource and information is power

    In-Depth: Of Land, PM Modi and the Rhetoric

    The state, especially Upper Assam, has been witnessing protests and demands for repealing CAA since 2019

    Assam: Minor boy killed in road mishap in Dhubri

    After the incident, 3 sand laden trucks were set on fire by the locals. They have also blocked the roads and protested by taking the deceased body.

    Guwahati: Three vehicles collided in Latasil; no casualties reported

    The vehicles – one Tata DI, a city bus and a car were badly damaged along with property destruction after the bus hit the shops near pavement.

    Is a Vaccine enough?

    Today, almost 90 percent in the city were not wearing masks and politicians including the health minister flouting social distancing norms at ease and holding poll rallies

    Is a Vaccine enough?

    Today, almost 90 percent in the city were not wearing masks and politicians including the health minister flouting social distancing norms at ease and holding poll rallies

    OPINION

    Opinion: Taking a cue

    The better we cooperate and coordinate, the better we fight the evils in society

    Government must amend India’s Tobacco Control Act

    India has the second-largest number of tobacco users (268 million adults) in the world – of these at least 1.2 million die every year from tobacco-related diseases

    Method to the Madness

    The breaks can be a mid-day snooze or a workout regime, it can be a good movie hour or reading escapade

    About ‘Coronavirus’ & it’s Recommendations

    There are two domains in the S1 subunit which Coronavirus recognize as a variety of host receptors, leading to the viral attachment

    Communication and ‘Mitigated Speech’ in COVID affected World

    “Mitigated speech” is inherent in communication between subordinates and the superiors, especially in Asian cultures like ours

    Turning Crisis into Opportunity: Kanyaka, Pabhoi Greens way

    Pabhoi Greens also produces around 300 metric tonnes of pure organic vermicompost manure along with neem-based biopesticides

    Many Unanswered Questions Plumed in the Smoke of Baghjan Blaze

    Oil and Petroleum Ministry needs to keenly observe the nexus of corrupt oil officials and insurance companies, where there is suspicion

    Un(law)king Are We?

    As the Government tries to balance the pandemic and functioning of a country in the best way, the citizens need to take their duties seriously

    Nature-Society Relation – a Critical Interrogation

    The recent episodes of Baghjan Oil well fire, coal mining in DihingPatkai Biosphere Reserve, and the proposed extended-reach drilling under DibruSaikhowa National Park unfolds how ‘capitalist globalization’ continuously reproduces the frontiers

    Need for Sustaining Mother Language’s Relevance in Present day

    Children with a strong foundation in their first language often display a deeper understanding of themselves and their place within society

    TIMECAST

    EDITOR'S PICK

    Behind the art: The many faces of Ankita Debnath

    The 22-year-old girl, Ankita Debnath created ripples on social media platforms by painting various kinds of innovative designs on her face.

    Breaking the Shell: Meet Beoncy, Northeast’s First Transwoman Doctor

    As Northeast’s 1st transgender doctor, Beoncy has carved a path from the streets to hospital and her example is inspiring many in the region

    Pandemic hit nation and Diwali celebrations in India

    Diwali 2020 is just days away and we are all geared up for the festivities. It is time to light up our homes and gorge on the sweets.

    Spooky places in Assam that will give you Goosebumps!

    Apart for being popular for its rich wildlife, archaeological sites and tea plantations, Assam is also famous for its supernatural world and creepy, haunted stories. In any case, in your excursion, you may come across unusual and odd occurrences, which may or may not be paranormal. So watch your back where you go

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    Guwahati: Three vehicles collided in Latasil; no casualties reported

    The vehicles – one Tata DI, a city bus and a car were badly damaged along with property destruction after the bus hit the shops near pavement.

    BREAKING: Strategic Sikkim Airport Resumes Operation

    At 4646 ft, Pakyong Airport is one of the five highest airports in India

    Assam: ULFA-I claims responsibility for Digboi army camp blast

    The bomb blast occurred on January 22, 2021, at around 6:45 pm at the camp of the 3no. Garhwal Regiment in Digboi Town.

    Amit Shah addresses North Eastern Council in Shillong

    All the state delegations are set to raise matters pertaining to implementation of Inner Line Permit and other issues of the state.

    Jerenga Pathar to be part of 5 iconic archaeological sites: PM Modi

    The Prime Minister also paid his tribute to the sacrifice of Joymoti, the Ahom princess who sacrificed her life for her husband Gadapani, in the Jeranga Pathar.

    Archeology Dept. Restored British-era Police Station in Assam

    The state government has been working towards the goal of a smart police force

    Covid19 Vaccination starts at 3 new centers in Guwahati

    Earlier, the vaccination drive was launched at Guwahati Medical College Hospital, Sonapur District Hospital and Marwari Hospital on January 16

    Protests against PM’s visit intensify in Assam: PM program rescheduled

    Sources said that due to the possible threat of massive statewide protests on Saturday, the PM’s program timing is likely to be preponed

    NFR aims to go ‘Paperless’

    The new system introduced is a very simple; hassle-free and user-friendly system that would immensely benefit freight customers

    PM Modi hails TU for innovation: Asks students to keep high ideals

    A total of 93 students received awards in the convocation while a total of 1,218 students received degrees and diplomas

    ULFA(I), NSCN call for R-Day Boycott

    Assam Police have taken all security measures to thwart any subversive activities of militant outfits

    Six killed inside Meghalaya’s illegal mine

    In 2018, in a similar incident, at least 15 people were killed in a rat-hole mine of Meghalaya

    Meghalaya gets India’s longest road arch bridge

    This iconic structure is expected to boost the tourism sector in the state

    Akhil Gogoi compiled book on BJP’s ‘failed’ promises in Jail

    Raijor Dal decided to circulate almost one lakh copies of the book amongst the public

    Assam Govt Reduces Prisoners’ Jail Term On Occasion Of R-Day

    The prisoner convicts having sentence above 1 year to get a remission of 30 days

    TIME8 Poll

    TRENDING

    Jumbo expert and wildlife photographer Dinesh Choudhury no more

    A man of many hats he was an elephant expert, licenced rogue elephant hunter recognized by state government

    Assam: Rs1000 cr RE-SVAYEM scheme for 2 lakh youths in state

    Each member of the selected eligible group would be given an amount of Rs 50 thousand in two tranches for promoting entrepreneurial activities at the grass root level.

    NIRI 9: Newfound OTT platform of Northeast filmmakers launched

    The app ‘NIRI 9’ is an Indian subscription video on demand (SVOD) streaming service which will produce fresh original content every week.

    BREAKING: Final photo electoral rolls for Guwahati published

    Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora to begin their three-day-long visit to the state from Monday

    BREAKING: Air Commodore Dharmendra Singh Dangi took over the Command of IAF station Tezpur

    He is a Qualified Flying Instructor, a Test Pilot and an alumnus of the National Defence Academy and College of Air Warfare

    Jonbeel Mela: Where tradition serves as the only currency

    The three-day fair, kicked off from Thursday, is organised by the Tiwa Community at Dayang Belguri in Morigaon district for over five centuries.

    LIFESTYLE

    How to wear the Latest Trends in Leopard print

    If you are ready to up your leopard print game, we are sharing some of our favorite pieces from this trend.

    Can’t decide what to wear to Christmas Party? Check...

    A night on the town celebrating with your friends is the perfect excuse to wear that dress you haven’t been able to wear anywhere else.

    Is it okay to wear white around fall and...

    A true fashionista wouldn’t dare say goodbye to her summer white pieces just to appease an ancient rule

    Winter boots you might want to hunt for this...

    When it comes to this type of footwear, you want something warm and waterproof, while also being fashionable enough to look good with your outfits.

    VIDEO PICKS

    Strategic Sikkim Airport Resumes Operation

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    Winter Wonderland: Snowfall covers Sikkim

    Read more : Assam: Rs1000 cr RE-SVAYEM scheme for 2 lakh youths in state

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