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Tourism minister Himanta Biswa Sarma visits Kaziranga, says government lodges & guest houses will be renovated

May 27th, 2017|0 Comments

May 27 (NL Web Desk): Assam Tourism Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma today inspected government guest houses and lodges at Kaziranga and said immediate renovation work will be taken up so as to provide tourists with a more comfortable stay. “I [...]

Elephant stuck in muddy pool at Amsang reserve forest finally pulled out to safety

May 27th, 2017|0 Comments

May 27 (NL Web Desk): The elephant stranded in a water body at Amsang reserve forest for nine days was pulled out to safety after its health improved in the past couple of days. The elephant, a 10-year-old male, had [...]

PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of Changsari AIIMS, Agricultural Research Institute

May 26th, 2017|0 Comments

May 26 (NL Web Desk): Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday laid the foundation stone of the proposed unit of the All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) to be constructed at Changsari in Assam’s Kamrup district. Prime Minister Modi laid [...]

PM Modi dedicates Dhola-Sadiya bridge to nation, bridge to be known as Bhupen Hazarika Setu

May 26th, 2017|0 Comments

May 26 (NL Web Desk): Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday dedicated the Dhola-Sadiya bridge built over river Lohit, a tributary of the Brahmaputra, and announced that the Government has decided to name the 9.15-km-long bridge, the longest road bridge in [...]

1000-crore-rupee NCHAC scam: Former CEM Mohit Hojai, militants-turned-politicians Jewel Garlosa & Niranjan Hojai sentenced to life in jail

May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

May 23 (NL Web Desk): Former North Cachar Hills Autonomous Council (renamed Dima Hasao Autonomous Council) Chief Executive Member (CEM) Mohit Hojai, militants-turned-politicians Jewel Garlosa and Niranjan Hojai were on Tuesday sentenced to life imprisonment under various sections of the [...]

Extortionist cops! After arrested policeman hints at nexus with seniors, Assam Special DGP says role of one and all will be probed

May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

May 22 (NL Web Desk): Assam Special DGP Kula Saikia Monday said everyone whose names come in course of the investigation process into alleged blackmailing and intimidation tactics by arrested STF sub-inspector Dipali Barua and her subordinates will be brought [...]

World

FBI director James Comey, dismissed by President Trump, committed “atrocities”: White House

May 11th, 2017|0 Comments

May 11 (NL Web Desk): FBI Director James Comey was dismissed from service by US President Donald Trump for committing “atrocities”. Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Sanders at the daily press briefing on Wednesday said Trump had been thinking about firing Comey from the moment he was elected, IANS reported Efe [...]

100 days of Trump administration show positive trend for Indo-US ties: Former Indian diplomat Arun Singh

April 29th, 2017|0 Comments

April 29 (NL Web Desk): Contrary to apprehensions that India could be one of the biggest losers in the Trump era, a former top Indian diplomat says the first 100 days of the Trump administration has shown a positive trend for Indo-US ties. Arun Singh, former Indian Ambassador to the [...]

National

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Central Govt opposes triple talaq in SC

May 11th, 2017|0 Comments

May 11 (NL Web Desk): The central Government Thursday opposed the practice of triple talaq in Supreme Court and maintained that it opposes the regressive system and wants to fight for gender equality and justice. The apex court fixed the next hearing in the case on May 15 and Attorney [...]

Seething anger after Pak forces behead Indian soldiers, families want Army to avenge killings

May 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

May 2 (NL Web Desk & Agencies): Seething anger across India after two Army soldiers were beheaded by Pakistani troops in Jammu & Kashmir early Sunday morning. The families of the slain jawans want a befitting reply from the Indian army with the daughter of one of them saying she [...]

World

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Toshiba, committed to ‘Make in India’ and ‘Export from India’

March 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

With an investment of 3 billion Yen in 2016, Toshiba Transmission & Distribution Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd. is all set to bring cutting edge T&D products to the power sector FOR THE NEXT INDIA. With an aim to ‘Make in India and Export from India’, Toshiba has established India as [...]

National

IPL: RCB stare down the barrel after losing again as Pune win by 61 runs

April 29th, 2017|0 Comments

April 29 (NL Web Desk): Royal Challengers Bangalore slumped to yet another defeat after they were beaten by Rising Pune Supergiant by 61 runs on Saturday. Put in to bat first Pune, riding on captain Steve Smith's 45 and Manoj Tiwary's 44 not out, posted 157 for 3 in the [...]