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After AIUDF MLA live-streams Assembly speech on Facebook, Speaker bans mobile phones inside Assam Assembly
155 Views, 13-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Speaker Hitendra Nath Goswami Monday banned the use of mobile phones inside the Assam Assembly after AIUDF MLA Aminul Islam live-streamed his Zero Hour speech on Facebook. Use of mobile phones by ministers, MLAs and other officials inside the Assam Assembly and use of the same by media persons ev...Read more

North Korea tests ballistic missile
235 Views, 12-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: In another show of strength, North Korea has fired a ballistic missile into the sea early Sunday, the first since the election of US President Donald Trump. The Trump administration, however, has indicated that Washington would avoid escalating tensions. The test was of a medium- or intermediate-...Read more

Evict encroachers from Satra land, CM directs officials at Barpeta Satra
212 Views, 12-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal Sunday directed officials to evict all encroachers from Satra land, claiming that the government will ensure that all Satras of the State are made free from encroachers. Chief Minister Sonowal said this during his visit to the Barpeta Satra today where he offered...Read more

India beat Pakistan to win T20 World Cup for Blind
146 Views, 12-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: India today defeated arch-rivals Pakistan by nine wickets at the Chinnaswami Stadium in Bangalore to lift the second T20 World Cup for the Blind. Pakistan batted first after winning the toss and scored 197 losing eight wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. In reply, India chased down the target los...Read more

64% turnout in first phase of UP elections
158 Views, 11-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: An estimated 64.22 per cent voters exercised their franchise in the first phase of assembly elections held in 73 constituencies today, the Election Commission said after the polls ended peacefully barring a few stray incidents of violence and poll anomalies. The turnout today has been three per c...Read more

At least six dead in powerful Philippines earthquake
169 Views, 11-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: At least six people have been confirmed dead while more than 120 injured in a powerful earthquake in Southern Philippines. The 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck forcing people to spend the night outdoors in fear of another big quake jolting the region. The quake was centred about 16 kilometres nort...Read more

Husband-wife shot dead at Kalaigaon, house set ablaze
184 Views, 11-02-2017, Courtsey News Live

: In a shocking incident, a husband-wife couple was shot dead, reportedly by suspected militants at Sangapara, Kalaigaon, in Assam’s Udalguri district. Babul Rabha and his wife Mallika were shot dead and later miscreants set their residence on fire. The charred bodies of the duo were recovere...Read more