Meghalaya: One nabbed with heroin worth Rs 5.5 crore in East Jaintia Hills

Guwahati, May 21 -- A massive consignment of suspected heroin was seized in East Jaintia Hills in Meghalaya on Tuesday. As per reports, thepolicebased on specificinputsintercepted a passenger vehicle... Read More

Two Manipur police personnel die of heart attacks in Uttar Pradesh during election duties

IMPHAL, May 21 -- Two Manipur police personnel, assigned to security duties for the Lok Sabha elections in Mirchwara village of Uttar Pradesh, died of cardiac arrests on Monday (May 20), according to ... Read More

Assam: Highway project threatens Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary with over 3,200 trees slated for felling

Guwahati, May 21 -- A planned four-lane highway project in Assam by the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) has sparked environmental concerns due to its route through a wildlife sanctuary. Ac... Read More

Assam: Periodicity of Guwahati-Bengaluru special train extended

Maligaon, May 21 -- To clear the extra rush, it has been decided to extend the periodicity of the summer special train (Guwahati - SMVT Bengaluru) as per existing days of run, timings, stoppages and c... Read More

Tripura: Drowning incident claims life of woman in Khowai

AGARTALA, May 21 -- A tragedy unfolded on Tuesday (May 21) morning at Old Tabla Bari under Khowai district in Tripura, as a 50-year-old woman, Parampati Debbarma, tragically drowned. The incident occ... Read More

Manipur: SBI branch in Jiribam looted

IMPHAL, May 21 -- Unidentified armed miscreants looted the State Bank of India's (SBI) branch office at Babupara in Jiribam district of Manipur on Monday (May 20) night, officials informed on Tuesday ... Read More

Meghalaya: Health department cancels nurse recruitment interviews

Guwahati, May 21 -- The Meghalaya Health Department has scrapped the scheduled walk-in interviews for contractual staff nurse positions originally planned for May 22nd-24th in Shillong and May 22nd-23... Read More

Tripura government aims supply of fuel and essential goods via Bangladesh

AGARTALA, May 21 -- Tripura government is making arrangements to bolster the supply of fuel and essential goods through Bangladesh, bypassing traditional routes through Assam, a Tripura minister annou... Read More

Meghalaya: New DGP sayshighway extortion won't be tolerated

Shillong, May 21 -- Meghalaya's newly appointed DGP, IdashishaNongrangsaid that the police department will tackle theissue ofalleged extortion faced by truck drivers on National Highways. She said th... Read More

Sambit Patra's 'slip of tongue' on Lord Jagannath, PM Modi sparks angst

Guwahati, May 21 -- Speaking to a local news channel in Odisha Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s Puri candidate Sambit Patra remarked that Odisha's most revered deity "Lord Jagannath is a devotee (bhakt)... Read More