Guwahati

BJP takes massive lead in Guwahati Municipal Polls, AJP, AAP open accounts

Guwahati: The counting of votes for the crucial Guwahati Municipal Corporation elections has begun. The counting is underway at the Maniram Dewan Trade Centre. According to initial data out of 60 wards, BJP & AGP have won or are leading…

Guwahati: Co-workers gang-rape woman; 4 held

Guwahati: In a heinous incident, a woman has allegedly been gang-raped by her co-workers in Hatigaon area of Guwahati in Assam on Wednesday. Police have arrested three accused in connection with the case who have been identified as Naimuddin, Mukul…

GMC poll campaign concludes, BJP upbeat, battle of prestige for congress

Guwahati: With the city ready to go for polls for the Guwahati Municipal Corporation on April 22, the high decibel poll campaign ended on Wednesday with party leaders trying to woo the last remaining voters. Several leaders of the BJP,…

Guwahati gears up for Municipal polls, campaign gets over today

Guwahati: Today being the last day of campaigning for the crucial Guwahati Municipal Polls, political parties will leave no stone unturned to woo the last remaining voters. Campaigning will be allowed till 4:30 PM today. The GMC polls are scheduled…

Guwahati Municipal Polls: CM Sarma drums up support for BJP-AGP candidates

Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma is on a mega campaign mode for the Bharatiya Janata Party candidates with only three days left for the crucial Guwahati Municipal Corporation Polls. After tasting victory from Panchayat elections to the…

Guwahati: CM Sarma inaugurates Bihu Sanmilani at Latasil playground

Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday inaugurated the Guwahati Bihu Sanmilani at Latasil playground. The chief minister inaugurated the Bihu festival by hoisting a flag. The chief minister also extended Bihu greetings to the people of Assam.…

Guwahati: Seven-month-old baby stolen from GMCH

Guwahati: Sensation gripped Gauhati Medical College Hospital (GMCH) after a 7-month-old baby was stolen from the pediatric ward of the hospital, apparently by a woman, in the wee hours of Wednesday. The woman child thief has not yet been identified…

Several Guwahati localities water logged after heavy overnight rainfall

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 overnight rains. Waterlogging was reported in many areas of Guwahati since Sunday…

Two murders in 24 hours send shockwaves among Guwahati residents

Guwahati: Two murders in the last 24-hours in the city have sent shock waves among residents of Guwahati.  In the first case, Ajit Chetia, an accountant in Amtron was reportedly found dead at his residence at Hareswar Basumatary Path in…

Smriti Irani to chair Zonal Conference of 8 Northeast states in Guwahati today

Guwahati: Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Zubin Irani will chair the Zonal Conference of 8 State Governments and Stakeholders of the Northeast region in Guwahati today. In order to ensure an optimum impact of the recently launched…