• Congress backed PFI when in power, alleges Minister

    Mangaluru: Karnataka Minister for Energy, Kannada and Culture V Sunil Kumar on Saturday alleged that the Congress encouraged the activities of Popular Front of India (PFI) during their rule. Addressing reporters in Udupi, he said the BJP lost 18 of its workers as a result of Congress nurturing the PFI. The Minister said the raid on […]

  • Army capable of giving befitting reply to any power with evil intentions: Rajnath

    New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday asserted that the Indian Army has the capability to give a befitting reply to any power looking at the country with evil intentions and when it engages with China now, it does so on an equal footing. Singh made these remarks at an event to release a five-volume […]

  • Arunachal: 24 TB patients adopted by three Tawang legislators

    Tawang: As many as 24 tuberculosis patients undergoing treatment at the Khandro Drowa Sangmo (KDS) district hospital here were adopted by the three legislators of the Tawang district on Saturday. The patients have been adopted by Lumla MLA Jambey Tashi, Tawang MLA Tsering Tashi and Mukto MLA and also chief minister Pema Khandu, under the Pradhan Mantri […]

  • Manipur: Flash floods ruin paddy, fishery ponds in Ukhrul

    Ukhrul: Around 100 paddy fields have been reportedly submerged in rain-triggered flash floods in Chingjaroi Khunou village in Manipur’s Ukhrul district. The floods have destroyed paddy fields belonging to over 100 families in different locations of the village including Kashapala, Alinroh, Khazankhrala, Taropula, Angzadan, Ralinhor, Rarkhola, and Khangkhapala. According to one of the affected farmers Raskan […]

  • Shillong Teer Result today: Check winners of Shillong Teer for September 24

    Shillong Teer is a unique game played in Meghalaya based on the traditional game of archery. The Shillong lottery results are announced on the basis of the number of arrows shot. People who have bought tickets to play Teer can go to the official site at www.assamteerresults.com for the first and second rounds of Teer results […]

  • Khanapara Teer Result today: Winners of Khanapara Teer for September 24

    Khanapara Teer is a unique game played on the Assam-Meghalaya border, Khanapara, based on the traditional game of archery. The lottery results are announced on the basis of the number of arrows shot. People who have bought tickets to play Khanapara Teer can go to the official site for the first and second round of results […]

  • Voter ID Card: Relationship column rule changed for Assam in conformity with other states

    Guwahati: A discrepancy in the format for voter cards in Assam has been rectified following a petition in the Gauhati High Court, a petitioner claimed on Saturday. The discrepancy in the slot for father’s/husband’s name has been corrected in Electoral Photo Identity Cards issued in recent times, while it can be fixed in voter cards issued […]

  • Indian-origin Suella Braverman wins first Queen Elizabeth II award

    London: Britain’s Indian-origin Home Secretary Suella Braverman has been named winner of the first-ever Queen Elizabeth II Woman of the Year award at a ceremony in London. The 42-year-old barrister, who was appointed to the Cabinet earlier this month by British Prime Minister Liz Truss, said it was the honour of her life to take on […]

  • Sikkim: Tweet inviting investors to hydro projects faces social media wrath

    Gangtok: Days after pro-dam supporters staged a protest rally in Mangan, North Sikkim, a tweet by Sunil Saraogi, Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to Chief Minister Prem Singh Golay inviting investors to invest in Sikkim hydroelectric projects has raised a furore on the social media platform. Taking to Twitter, Saraogi, who is also the Executive […]

  • Boomba Ride Review: Education is our birthright and we shall have it

    The odd seems incredibly normal for the four walls and the shattered roof of this Panoi-Jonki Lower Primary School, which bears testimony to a headmaster’s desperate attempts to win Boomba over and keep the school’s lone pupil from leaving. If Boomba fails to return, the school would be shut down and the headmaster and the […]

  • Arunachal: Man wanted for murder of stepfather held two years after crime

    Pasighat: The Pasighat police have arrested a murder accused who had been absconding for about two years. The accused, Suku Deo Gowala, a native of Dimow Samjuli village in Silapathar, Assam was wanted in connection with a murder that took place in December 2020. East Siang superintendent of police Sumit Kumar Jha said that Gowala had […]

  • Assam: Guwahati-based Piazza wins Best Standalone Restaurant 2022

    Guwahati: Guwahati-based Piazza, a multi cuisine restaurant bar, bagged the award for Best Standalone Restaurant 2022-East at the first ET Hospitality World Restaurants and Nightlife Awards ceremony held at The Leela Ambience, Gurugram. The awards recognise the best restaurants and bars across the country after a stringent process of elimination. Karen Yepthomi’s famed Dzukou Tribal […]