Assam: Japanese Encephalitis claims 10 lives at Guwahati Medical College and Hospital this year

Amid the flood situation in the state of Assam, the vector-borne disease Japanese Encephalitis (JE) has claimed 10 lives at the Guwahati Medical College and Hospital this year...

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CBI arrests middleman for accepting INR 3 lakh bribe for CGST official in Assam

The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a middleman while accepting a bribe of INR 3 lakh on behalf of an accused Inspector, CGST, Tezpur, Assam.

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Assam: Indian Army hosts weapons and equipment exhibition

The Indian Army organised a weapon and equipment display at Mariani Military Station.

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Assam CM launches new app, announces dates for second edition of Amrit Brikshya Andolan

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma launched a new app for the second edition of the Amrit Brikshya Andolan at the Lok Sewa Bhawan in Guwahati in Assam. 

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Agartala flood mitigation project wins first prize in IAS training program

The Agartala flood mitigation project, which focused on addressing severe waterlogging issues during the rainy season, has won the first prize at the IAS Training Program. 

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Assam government decides to repeal Assam Muslim Marriages and Divorce Registration Act, 1935

Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma-led Assam government on Thursday decided to repeal the Assam Muslim Marriages and Divorce Registration Act of 1935 to prevent child marriage.

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Floodwaters recede in Assam, but challenges persist for flood-hit people

In Goalpara district which is one of the worst hit districts in this year's flood, many people are still living on roads, and embankments as the flood waters are still flooded...

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Three Hmar militants killed, policemen injured in encounter

At least three suspected Hmar militants were killed and three police personnel were injured in a fierce encounter in Cachar district of Assam on Wednesday, officials said.

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Assam: AICC-APCC team visit flood-hit Morigaon to meet victims

A team of AICC and Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) visited the flood-hit Morigaon district of Assam on Monday to meet flood victims.

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Removal of Gandhi’s statue sparks protests in Assam’s Tinsukia

The removal of a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Assam has stirred up a furor.     

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Boat capsizes in Assam’s Goalpara, three bodies recovered, two missing

A small boat ferrying five people capsized in the Brahmaputra River in the Goalpara district's Simlitola in Assam on Thursday.

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Assam: One lakh Yaba tablets worth INR 30 crore seized in Karimganj; two arrested

Two drug peddlers have been arrested and one lakh Yaba tablets with a market value of INR 30 crore have been seized from the two in Karimganj district of Assam, police have said. 

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Pragyan Bharti Phase-I: Assam disburses financial grants of INR 68.44 crore to 349 institutions

Assam Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday disbursed INR 68.44 crore to 349 institutions as part of phase-I of the Pragyan Bharti scheme at a function held at J...

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Assam: Five people die in flood-related incidents, death toll touches 84

Five more people died in Assam during the past 24 hours on Wednesday, taking the number of flood-related deaths to 84, per a report from Disaster Reporting and Information Man...

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Wild elephant relocated to Manas National Park in Assam after five-day rescue operation

In a massive five-day operation, the Assam Forest Department tranquillized and relocated a wild elephant that had entered a civilian area in Hajo area of Kamrup district, to M...

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Five Rohingya immigrants arrested in Tripura for illegal border crossing

Five Rohingya immigrants were apprehended by Agartala Government Railway Police (GRP) on Tuesday illegally for crossing the Indo-Bangla international border. 

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Tripura’s first kidney transplant procedure successful  

The first Kidney transplant procedure in Tripura was performed successfully at the GBP hospital of Agartala.

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Assam floods: 131 wild animals, including 6 rhinos, dead in Kaziranga National Park

As many as 131 wild animals, including six rhinos, have died so far at Kaziranga National Park due to floods in Assam, according to the park authority on Monday.

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