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Two kg gold seized from Guwahati, Silchar airports

Guwahati Jul 15 | Sunday, Jul 15 2018 IST

More than 2 kg of gold was recovered in two incidents from Silchar and Guwahati airports on Sunday during routine checking by CISF and customs officials. At Kumbhigram airport in Silchar, 1.6 kg

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More APSC officers summoned in 'cash-for-job'scam

Guwahati Jul 15 | Sunday, Jul 15 2018 IST

Altogether 19 officers of Assam civil, police and allied services have been summoned by Assam Police in the 'cash-for-job' scam in Assam Public Service Commission. Official sources said the 19

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Walkathon on World Skills Day

Guwahati Jul 15 | Sunday, Jul 15 2018 IST

On the occasion of World Youth Skills Day, a walkathon was organizedby the Skill, Employment and Entrepreneurship Department at Latasil Playground, here on Sunday. Flagging off the event, Mini

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CBI to probe Assam's coal scam

Guwahati |Sunday, 2018 11:15:05 PM IST

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday directed senior state officials to take necessary steps for handing over the multi-crore Barak Valley coal scam to the CBI.

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Assam to ask CBI to probe coal scam

Guwahati Jul 15 | Sunday, Jul 15 2018 IST

The Government of Assam has decided to hand over the Barak Valley coal scam to the Central Bureau of Investigation for inquiry. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday directed the Chief Se

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Assam govt announces Rs 50 lakh reward for Hima Das

Guwahati | Saturday, Jul 14 2018 IST

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today announced a Rs 50 lakh award for Hima Das, who won the gold medal in 400 metre race at the IAAF World U-20 Championships in Finland. Chief Minister Sarb

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Nursing school at Numaligarh inaugurated

Guwahati Jul 14 | Saturday, Jul 14 2018 IST

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated Vivekananda Kendra NRL School of Nursing at a programme held at Numaligarh today. The Numaligarh Refinery Limited, which was set up on April 22,

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Two held in double rape-murder cases in trains in Assam

Guwahati Jul 13 | Friday, Jul 13 2018 IST

The two prime accused in double rape-murder cases in trains in eastern Assam earlier this week were arrested by police last night, Assam DGP Kuladhar Saikia said here today. While one accused, Bika

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CM angry at slow Majuli protection work

Guwahati Jul 13 | Friday, Jul 13 2018 IST

Irked by the slow pace of implementation of Majuli protection project, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today issued strong warning of taking legal action against erring contractor organisation

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Grand Master Diptayan Ghosh win chess contest

Guwahati Jul 13 | Friday, Jul 13 2018 IST

Grand Master Diptayan Ghosh clinched the title of 2nd International Fide Rating Chess Tournament which was held at Desbhakta Tarun Ram Phukan auditorium, R G Baruah sports complex here today. He als

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Celebration grip Hima's Assam residence

Guwahati | Friday, Jul 13 2018 IST

Celebrations have swept the Dhing residence, in central Assam, of star sprinter Hima Das, who scripted history last night by becoming the only Indian athlete ever to win a gold medal in a track event

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2 arrested in Assam for train murders

Guwahati |Friday, 2018 1:45:04 PM IST

Police in Assam have arrested two persons for their involvement in the rape and murder of two women on trains, officials said on Friday.

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