Guwahati

Guwahati: Heavy rains cause flash floods, Several localities water logged

Guwahati: Flash floods have returned to haunt Guwahati denizens after several localities that have for decades been prone to severe waterlogging were left with knee-deep water after the heavy rain this morning.  Waterlogging was reported in many areas of Guwahati…

Guwahati: Rapido Driver arrested for trying to molest woman passenger

Guwahati: In an awful incident, a young girl in Guwahati has alleged to be assaulted by a Rapido driver last night. As per reports, the girl had booked a Rapido from the Jayanagar area of the city to Kumarpara. However,…

Guwahati: Dispur college falls prey to cybercriminals, loses 76 lakhs

Guwahati: In a shocking case of cyber theft, about 76 lakh rupees have been stolen from the bank account of Dispur College. Cyber thieves allegedly stole over Rs 75 lakh from the bank account of Dispur College in Guwahati, Assam.…

Cotton University becomes second in Northeast to offer Diploma course in Nepali

Guwahati: In this academic session, Cotton University in Guwahati has started a Post Graduate (PG) Diploma course in the Nepali language. Cotton University is now the second university in the Northeast, after Sikkim, to offer a diploma course in Nepali.…

Guwahati: Mrigen Sarania Reappointed as GMC Mayor, Smita Roy as deputy mayor

Guwahati: Mrigen Sarania who won from Ward No 29 of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) elections has been re-elected as the Mayor. This will be three-time councilor Saranai’s second term (2016 to 2018) as the Mayor of GMC.…

Accusing husband of domestic violence and infidelity, woman tries to jump off from Chandmari flyover, saved by passersby

Guwahati: Sensation prevailed at the busy Chandmari flyover in Guwahati today (Wednesday) after a woman tried to jump off from the railings in an apparent suicide bid. However, a group of good Samaritans that also included a couple of journalists…

Guwahati Municipal Polls: Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma thanks people for ‘unwavering support’

Guwahati: Assam chief minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Himanta Biswa Sarma thanked the voters of Guwahati as the party inched closer to achieving a near-sweep in the Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) elections, the counting of votes for which is…

Guwahati Municipal Poll results: BJP Registers Landslide Victory. Check List of Winners

Guwahati: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)  has registered a thumping victory in the 60-member Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) elections.  The BJP and its ally Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) swept the hustings winning 58 seats among them while the grand old…

Congress now like a two-rupee note that’s no longer in circulation, has become a big zero: Bhabesh Kalita

Guwahati: The Congress party has been reduced to a big zero and is now like a two-rupee note that has simply no takers, said Assam BJP president Bhabesh Kalita after the grand old party failed to win even a single…

Not congress but AAP emerge as BJP’s main opposition in GMC election

Guwahati: Amid the saffron party sweeping the Guwahati Municipal Corporation Elections (GMC), Aam Aadmi Party has made its debut by winning one ward as the counting of votes continues at Maniram Dewan Trade Centre. And in a large chunk of…