Gadkari for innovative logistic management in Northeast

Union minister for road transport and highways, Nitin Gadkari on Saturday emphasized on innovation, entrepreneurship, science, technology, research skills and successful

NORTHEAST NOW 12 Jul 2020 8:41 am

Assam minister visits flood-hit Chirang

Some parts of Assams Chirang district under two revenue circles were reeling under floods following incessant showers over the past few days. The minister for Welfare of

NORTHEAST NOW 12 Jul 2020 8:12 am

Assam: Second wave of floods affects work at Baghjan

The ongoing work at Baghjan oil well capping site in Tinsukia has been affected for the second time due to floods. Oil India Limited (OIL) set a deadline to control the f

NORTHEAST NOW 12 Jul 2020 2:45 am

Udalguri Rape and Murder case Assamese Media violating Law

The recent report of rape and murder in the Udalguri district of Assam has covered the headlines of the news media widely. Most of the news media have carried the horrifi

Times Of Assam 10 Jul 2020 10:31 am

CM's stock taking meet on COVID19 sans Himanta

Assam Times 9 Jul 2020 10:08 pm

Press Club of Assam urges media houses to own up on COVID-19 employees

Press Club of Assam (PCA) expressed deep concern that some city-based media persons have tested positive for COVID-19, and has urged the media house management to come cl

Times Of Assam 9 Jul 2020 5:13 pm

9 more BSF personnel test COVID19 positive in Meghalaya

Nine more Border Security Force (BSF) personnel have tested positive for COVID19 in Meghalayas East Khasi Hills district. This has confirmed by Meghalaya chief minister C

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 4:39 pm

Nagaland: Last batch of returnees arrives at Dimapur by special train

The last batch of returnees to have come by special train from outside the state arrived at Dimapur on Thursday morning. The special train carrying 290 Naga returnees fro

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 4:33 pm

Border situation in Ladakh improving, says China

The situation along the western sector of the disputed Sino-India border was improving, China said on Thursday. Chinas reactions come after the embattled border troops of

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 3:04 pm

Assam: Total lockdown imposed in Golaghat

The state government has decided to impose a total lockdown in Golaghat town of Assam from Thursday evening, officials informed. The lockdown, which will be imposed from

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 3:01 pm

55-year-old man held for having unnatural sex with cow

A 55-year-old man has been arrested in Bhopal for allegedly having unnatural sex with a cow on July 4. He was arrested on Wednesday after the CCTV footage was submitted t

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 2:35 pm

Meghalaya records three more COVID-19 cases

Three more persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in Meghalaya capital Shillong on Thursday. This has taken the number of COVID-19 cases in the State to 104. However,

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 1:31 pm

Manipur medical officer arrested for procuring substandard masks

Police have arrested a senior medical officer in Manipur for allegedly procuring substandard N-95 masks for supply to a district hospital. Dr M Dinesh Singh, posted at th

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 1:15 pm

Sources claim Akhil Gogoi tests positive for COVID-19, IGP (Jail) denies

Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) adviser Akhil Gogoi tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday, sources claimed. However, IGP (jail) Dasarath Das has denied the claims

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 1:14 pm

Two more succumb to COVID-19 in Assam, tally rises to 24

With two more deaths reported on Thursday, the COVID-19 fatality tally in Assam rose to 24. In a tweet, state health minister condoled the death of two persons- Prosnna K

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 12:28 pm

Assam flood toll mounts to 40 with one more death

The devastating flood has taken the life of one more person in Assams Barpeta district on Wednesday. With this, the death toll in the ongoing current wave of floods has i

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 10:49 am

US First Lady Melania Trumps wooden sculpture set on fire

A quirky wooden sculpture of US First Lady Melania Trump is reported to have been set on fire near her hometown in Slovenia. This has prompted the removal of the statue.

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 8:50 am

COVID-19: Manipur CM launches rapid antigen test kits

Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh on Wednesday launched rapid antigen test kits in the state. Sharing the details, Dr Kh Sasheekumar Mangang, additional director and s

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 7:27 am

Manipur: Assam Rifles plant 6,000 tree saplings during Van Mahotsav

Troops of Assam Rifles in Manipur have planted a total of 6,000 saplings during the Van Mahotsav week celebrations starting from July 1 to 7 last. This was stated in a pr

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 7:16 am

Assam: Two killed in road accident in Udalguri

Two persons were killed in Assams Udalguri in a road accident on Wednesday. The deceased were travelling on their Hero Glamour bike (AS13B -4854) when they collided head-

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 7:07 am

Five water supply projects inaugurated in Manipur

Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh accompanied by public health engineering minister Losii Dikho and officials inaugurated five water supply projects on Wednesday. One

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 6:34 am

China took incredibly aggressive actions, India has done its best: US

The United States on Wednesday said China took incredibly aggressive actions during the border clash that occurred in eastern Ladakh and India did their best to respond.

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 1:30 am

Sir Philip Barton presents credentials as British High Commissioner to India

Sir Philip Barton on Wednesday presented his credentials to the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, in a virtual ceremony, who accepted him as the UKs new High Commissio

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 12:56 am

Arunachal: Rajiv Gandhi University lauded for initiating online course for teachers

The director of Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), Madhu Parhar, on Wednesday lauded Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) for initiating capacity-building t

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 12:29 am

Electrical Engineering in GIMT Guwahati an opportunity to build a rewarding career

The well being of the world largely depends upon the work of the engineer. There is a great future and unlimited scope for the profession; new works of all kinds are and

NORTHEAST NOW 9 Jul 2020 12:12 am

IMA allege anomalies in Covid-19 management

Assam Times 8 Jul 2020 11:59 pm

Assams total COVID19 cases cross 14,000-mark

Assam has registered 696 new COVID19 positive cases, taking the states overall tally to 14,032. Confirming the news, Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma in a tweet

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 11:53 pm

Meghalaya BJP says Centres free rice scheme not only for families having ration cards

The Meghalaya BJP on Wednesday said distribution of free food grains for five months till November under the Pradhan Mantri Gareeb Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY) is meant fo

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 11:29 pm

COVID19 positive count in Assam Police mounts to 362

The COVID19 positive cases among Assam Police personnel have increased to 362 on Wednesday. This has been informed by additional director general of police (law & order),

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 10:59 pm

Meghalaya COVID19 update: Total positive cases touch 100-mark

Meghalaya has registered two more COVID19 positive cases, taking the states overall to 100. Confirming the news, Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K Sangma in his latest tw

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 10:40 pm

Centre approves cattle feed plant in Meghalaya: Conrad

The central government has approved a project for setting up of Cattle Feed Plant in Meghalaya. Chief minister Conrad K Sangma tweeted on Wednesday that the department of

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 10:16 pm

Assam COVID19 update: 397 more patients discharged

On the day when Assams overall COVID19tally stands at 13,336, a total 397 more patients, who were earlier infected by the virus, have been discharged from various hospita

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 10:03 pm

Engineering, medical colleges may start session for first-year students by Nov!

Due to COVID19 pandemic, the new session of engineering and medical colleges may be started only in November while the session for IITs and NITs first-year students could

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 9:16 pm

Satra Mukti Sangram Samiti stage protest demanding Akhil Gogois release

Members of the Jorhat district Committee of Satra Mukti Sangram Samiti ( SMSS) along with other organizations staged a demonstration on Wednesday, demanding the release o

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 8:48 pm

Sonowal orders probe into fire incident at Assam Secretariat

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday entrusted secretary to the general administration department, Gurudutta Laskar, to inquire into the fire incident at

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 8:03 pm

Another dies of COVID19 in Assam, death toll rises to 22

The COVID19 death toll in Assam has increased to 22 on Wednesday as one 19-year-old Monika Bhumij passed away due to infection. This is the sixth death reported in Assam

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 7:52 pm

Surgeon, intern test positive for COVID-19 in Jorhat

In an already stressed situation, more than 100 nurses, doctors, students and staff of Jorhat Medical College and Hospital had to be quarantined following the COVID-19 po

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 7:41 pm

Assam: CM Sonowal directs CID to assist investigation of Kalaigaon case

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal have directed CID and forensic experts to assist Udalguri police to investigate the case relating to recovery of the body of Nayan

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 7:27 pm

Sushmita Dev tests positive for COVID-19

President of All India Mahila Congress (AIMC) Sushmita Dev on Wednesday tested positive for COVID-19. Informing about her COVID-19 positive situation herself, the former

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 7:10 pm

Assam Doctor who claims COVID19 a hoax has absurd arguments

In the last few days, news of a doctor from Guwahati has been making the rounds in social media. This doctor has claimed that the COVID19 pandemic is a hoax and that the

Times Of Assam 8 Jul 2020 5:57 pm

COVID-19: Tezpur University entrance examination stands cancelled

Due to COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown all over the country, Tezpur University Entrance Examination (TUEE), which was scheduled to be held during from May 29 to

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 5:10 pm

Arunachals lone medical college hospital to remain closed till July 10 after its health worker tests COVID19 p..

Tomo Riba Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (TRIHMS) has decided to close all its services until July 10 after one of its health workers tested positive for Covid-

NORTHEAST NOW 8 Jul 2020 4:52 pm