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Arunachal’s Tapor Pullom abduction: Demand for release rises

After the successful release of Arunachali youth Miram Taron who was abducted by Chinese PLA from Tuting circle in Upper Siang district, voices have grown louder for the release of Tapor Pullom who is reportedly in Chinese custody since 2015.…

Demand for Greater Tipraland: TIPRA Motha announces rally on March 12

Tipraha Indigenous Progressive Regional Alliance or TIPRA or Tipra Motha is going to organize a mammoth public gathering in Agartala for its demand of ‘Greater Tipraland’ and also demand for holding the village council election of the Tripura Tribal Areas…

Meghalaya: BJP can make a difference in Garo Hills, says Edmund Sangma after joining

Former West Garo Hills MLA Edmund K Sangma who joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) yesterday said that he joined BJP as it is a party with a national presence and can bring in a difference in the Garo Hills. Sangma…

Manipur: Vehicle carrying poll security personnel meets with accident, 1 killed, 8 critically injured

At least 12 security personnel, who were on their way to Tamenglong for the second phase of poll duty met with a tragic road mishap this morning. As per the latest inputs, one of the security personnel died on the…

7 more Assamese students stranded in Ukraine reach home

As many as 7 more Assamese students have been evacuated from war-torn Ukraine and brought back to the state last night. Upon reaching, the students recollected the devastating situation that has gripped Ukraine. The students thanked the state government and…

PM Modi launches ‘Mahabahu-Brahmaputra’, lay foundation stone of two bridges in Assam

Guwahati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday (18 February) launched the ‘Mahabahu-Brahmaputra’ initiative and laid the foundation stone of two bridges in Assam. To mark the launch of the Mahabhau-Brahmaputra initiative, which aims to increase connectivity in the eastern states,…

Situation improves, NF Railway resumes local passenger trains

Guwahati, Dec 17: After week long disruptions to train services in Northeast, the Northeast Frontier Railway has resumed the services of 11 local passenger and intercity trains from today. Chief Public Relations Officer of NF Railway Subhanan Chanda stated that…

HS results likely by May 22: AHSEC

The Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) is likely to announce the results of the Higher Secondary final year examinations by May 22. This was announced by AHSEC chairman Dr Dayananda Borgohain in Guwahati Friday (May 10). “We are considering…

Soon, Bihu to become a subject in HS course

Bihu will soon become a subject in the higher secondary course in Assam. The Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) is in the process of introducing Bihu as an elective subject in vocational stream. AHSEC officials are already working out…

BREAKING | Curfew in Hailakandi after violent clashes between two groups

Curfew has been clamped in Hailakandi town after violent clashes broke out between two groups with several persons reportedly injured in stone pelting at Marwaripatti locality of the town. The clashes took place after Friday prayers at the local mosque…