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Assam CM Dedicates Series of Infrastructural Projects to Dima Hasao People

Up revenue collection, plug leakages, Himanta tells NC Council     HT Bureau GUWAHATI, Jan 19: Chief minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma has asked the NC Hills Autonomous Council to take measures for plugging revenue leakages. Dr Sarma, who was in Dima Hasao on Wednesday to attend the Cabinet meeting, held a meeting to review […]

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State Cabinet Approves Time-Bound Promotion for Medical Faculties

Haflong, Jan 19 (PTI): The Assam Cabinet on Wednesday approved introduction of commerce and science streams in a number of colleges, and also a scheme for time-bound promotion of faculty members of medical colleges of the state, chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said. Addressing a press conference after the meeting, Sarma said, “The Cabinet today […]

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Conrad, Himanta Set to Meet Shah Today

HT Bureau SHILLONG, Jan 19: Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K Sangma and Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma will be meeting the Union Home minister Amit Shah on Thursday to submit their respective recommendations for an amicable solution to end the boundary dispute in six areas of difference. This was informed by Sangma after chairing […]

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Covid Surge on in Assam, 15 Deaths Reported

Guwahati, Jan 19 (PTI): Assam on Wednesday reported the highest single-day spike in Covid-19 cases for the third day in a row, with 8,339 people testing positive for the disease, Health minister Keshab Mahanta said. The tally in the northeastern state climbed to 6,70,128 with the detection of the fresh cases, according to official data. […]

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KNP Witnesses Fall in Eastern Swamp Deer Population

Golaghat, Jan 19 (PTI): The number of vulnerable eastern swamp deer in Assam’s Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve has declined to 868 due to flood, according to a statement. A two-day census of the animal from January 10 revealed that there has been a ‘slight decrease’ in the number from 907 in 2018, it […]

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Covid Scene Deteriorates in Dibrugarh, School Closed

HT Correspondent Dibrugarh, Jan 19: The inspector of schools, Dibrugarh, has decided to close the Sessughat Silputa Sanjukta High School, Dibrugarh for seven days after the detection of multiple Covid-19 cases from the school premises. The inspector of schools, Dibrugarh vide an order dated 18.01.2022 has decided to close the school for seven days. In […]

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NEZCC’s ‘Shilpgram Mahotsav’ Underway in Guwahati

HT Bureau   GUWAHATI, Jan 19: Shilpgram Mahotsav 2022, a national dance & music festival is underway at the Shilpgram, Panjabari in Guwahati. The festival is being organised by the North East Zone Cultural Centre (NEZCC), Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India in commemoration of its 17th year’s foundation of NEZCC Shilpgram (Craft village) from […]

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Diphu Press Club (DPC) Organises Get Together

HT Bureau   DIPHU, Jan 19: Diphu Press Club (DPC) led by Its president Borsing Rongphar organised a get together here in Diphu. The venue, Recreation Park here saw the gathering of a large number of journalists and media persons with their family members. The day was spent on work related discussion, merrymaking and quality […]

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Rameswar Teli Inaugurates Golden Jubilee Celebrations of Bongaigaon Refinery

HT Bureau   GUWAHATI, Jan 29: Rameshwar Teli, minister of State, MoP&NG and Labour & Employment, virtually inaugurated the Golden Jubilee celebrations of Bongaigaon Refinery at the commemorative function held on Wednesday. Erstwhile Bongaigaon Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (BRPL) was born out of the dreams and aspirations of the people of Assam and the laying […]

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Hojai Unit of All Assam Gramya Ausodh Byabasai Sanstha Submits Memorandum to CM

HT Correspondent   HOJAI, Jan 19: Hojai district unit of All Assam Gramya Ausodh Byabasai Sanstha have forwarded a memorandum to the chief minister of Assam Himanta Biswa Sarma through the deputy commissioner of Hojai Anupam Choudhury on Wednesday. Through the memorandum, the Hojai district unit of All Assam Gramya Ausodh Byabasai Sanstha have raised […]