State nod for 10 per cent quota

GUWAHATI, Jan. 21 -- The State government today decided to give ten per cent reservation for economically backward classes in government jobs. The decision was announced by Parliamentary Affairs Minis... Read More

Crimes against women have come down: Tripura CM

AGARTALA, Jan. 21 -- Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb today said Tripura has recorded phenomenal success in curbing crimes against women during the past 10 months due to persistent efforts by the law e... Read More

3 held under POCSO Act

GUWAHATI, Jan. 21 -- Police arrested three persons identified as Khagen Das, Riman Sarma and Sanjay Purao under The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, for allegedly circulating a... Read More

NE's first e-waste recycling plant in Guwahati soon

GUWAHATI, Jan. 21 -- United Global Trust, a Guwahati-based organisation, is setting up the first e-waste recycling plant in the region soon. The plant, to be set up here, will be the first authorised ... Read More

Erosion leading to space constraint in Kaziranga

KAZIRANGA, Jan. 21 -- Even as Kaziranga National Park grapples with a problem of plenty with herbivore populations, including that of the rhino ' its flagship species ' increasing every year, serious ... Read More

CAB will not harm State: CM

BONGAIGAON, Jan. 21 -- The ongoing movement against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016 is baseless and there is nothing in the Bill which can harm the people of the State, Chief Minister Sarbanand... Read More

Woman murdered

GUWAHATI, Jan. 21 -- A 50-year-old woman was killed allegedly by her husband in Gandhi Basti area here last night. According to Chandmari police, Rina Khatun Nath was killed allegedly after a quarrel ... Read More

Ishu brings down curtain on children film fest

GUWAHATI, Jan. 21 -- The first edition of Guwahati International Children Film Festival (GICFF) concluded here today with screening of the film Ishu directed by journalist-turned-filmmaker Utpal Borpu... Read More

TERI lecture today

GUWAHATI, Jan. 21 -- The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) is organising a commemorative lecture tomorrow, as part of its celebrations on 25 years of its presence in the North East, stated a press... Read More

Talk on Assamese script

GUWAHATI, Jan. 21 -- The 20th memorial lecture programme to mark the 30th death anniversary of litterateur Sarat Chandra Sharma will be held tomorrow at the Guwahati Press Club, stated a press release... Read More