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Health Minister JP Nadda inaugurates construction work of Nagaon Medical College
179 Views, 18-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: A day after inaugurating the construction work of the Dhubri Medical College, Union Health Minister JP Nadda, accompanied by Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, Railway MoS Rajen Gohain and other invited dignitaries, inaugurated the construction work of th...Read more

Supreme Court gets five more judges, strength now 28
107 Views, 17-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: The strength of the Supreme Court has risen to 28 after five more judges were sworn-in today. The five new judges who were sworn-in are Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul, Navin Sinha, Mohan M Shantanagoudar, Deepak Gupta and S Abdul Nazeer. The oath was administered by Chief Justice of India J S Khehar ...Read more

Child marriages, three in a week, in 21st Century Assam raise concern
153 Views, 17-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Not one or two, as many as three incidents of ‘child marriages’ in Assam in a week have come as a shock to the people. The marriages, however, were not solemnised with police and children rights activists ‘rescuing’ the minors and preventing the wedding to take place. The ...Read more

Leopard caged at Pulibor in Jorhat
100 Views, 17-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: An eight-month-old male leopard was caged at Pulibor in Jorhat district of Assam today. People had spotted the leopard in the locality since the past few days. Although the Forest department was informed, they have been accused of not paying any heed to their appeals.  Finally, after running...Read more

ACB SP Mukul Saikia shunted out, transferred as SP of Assam Police (Border)
351 Views, 16-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Assam Vigilance and Anti-corruption Bureau SP Mukul Saikia has been shunted out and posted as SP Assam Police (Border). Incidentally Saikia was investigating the 2,250 crore rupees scam in the Social Welfare department besides actively pursuing complaints of graft against a section of tainted gove...Read more

Will never allow Iran to develop nuclear arsenal: Trump
134 Views, 16-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Further hardening his stand against Iran, US President Donald Trump has said that he will “never allow” Iran to develop nuclear weapons. Trump met visiting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as he termed the nuclear agreement Tehran inked with world powers as one of the “w...Read more