Wednesday, August 15, 2018

All commandos in India’s 1st All-Women Swat Team are from the Northeast!

Delhi, August 11: Breaking a traditionally male bastion, Delhi Police just got itself an all-women SWAT team comprising 36 commandos from the Northeast! A brainchild...

Sikkim’s Khanchendzonga Biosphere Reserve enters UNESCO list

Gangtok, August 11: Sikkim’s famous Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve (KBR) has been included in the UNESCO’s World Network of Biosphere Reserve (WHBR). KBR is the highest...

Style update | Fashion designers from Northeast creating ripples in global circuit

Guwahati, August 6: The Northeast weaves have not only just taken the centrestage in the country but has gained a global name far and...

Citizenship (Amendment) Bill | LS grants more time to JPC to submit report

Guwahati, August 1: The Lok Sabha on Tuesday extended the tenure of the Joint Parliamentary Committee examining the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016. The tenure...

Indo-Bangla meet | 6 more Border Haats to be set up in NE States

By Dipankar Das Guwahati/Agartala, July 24: In a bid to improve the livelihood of the people living along the border, the India-Bangla Joint Committee on Border Haats...

Commuter Friendly | Lifts, Escalators to be installed by NF Railway at Stations

Guwahati, July 23: In an attempt to make the stations more commuter friendly and the journey hassle-free, the Maligaon-headquartered Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) will install lifts...

Public Affairs Index 2018 | Assam ranks 18th in Governance

Guwahati, July 23: Assam is 18th in the overall rankings on the Public Affairs Index (PAI) 2018, released by the think tank Public Affairs Centre...

Rs 6000 cr pipeline grid for NE, 5 PSUs ink joint venture pact

Guwahati, July 21: In a major development, five public sector oil and natural gas companies signed a joint venture agreement to implement a 6000-crore gas pipeline...

Coming up soon: 15 new rail projects in North East, says Rajen Gohain

Guwahati, July 21: Major new line projects have been taken up in the North Eastern Region. In a Rajya Sabha reply, Minister of State for Railways Rajen...

Guwahati continues to reel under Heat Wave; Udalguri breaks Record

Guwahati, July 21: The intense summer heat prevailing in the city has wreaked havoc over the Guwahatians. On the other hand, Udalguri on Friday broke the all-time record of...