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  • All four accused in Samjhauta Express blast case acquitted

    A special court in Panchkula, Haryana today acquitted all four accused in Samjhauta train blast case that left 68 people, mostly Pakistanis, dead in 2007. NIA counsel Rajan Malhotra said, all the four accused, Naba Kumar Sarkar alias Swami Aseemanand, Lokesh Sharma, Kamal Chauhan and Rajinder Chaudhary have been acquitted by the court. The blast […]

    President, Vice President greet people on eve of Holi

    President and Vice President have greeted the people on the eve of Holi. In a message, President Ram Nath Kovind has said that the festival of Holi is a celebration of spring and of our sense of fraternity and mutual goodwill. He expressed hope that the confluence of colours will bring positive energy to all […]

    Training on EVM, VVPAT on the run for poll officials

    By Bijoy PTC Handique   Jorhat : A three day training session on functioning of Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) and Voter Verified Paper Edit Trail (VVPAT) machine was imparted to nearly 1800 polling officials and presiding officers at the Jorhat District Library Auditorium conducted by Subham Gowala, Additional deputy Commissioner cum I/C of Training and […]

    AAU-NEIST will help farmers with new device, says NEIST director

    By Bijoy PTC Handique Jorhat :  Assam Agricultural University (AAU) and North East Institute of Science and Technology (NEIST) will come together to serve the farmers and will empower the people with the knowledge we have, as we have acquired a vast knowledge and if we do not help to empower the people than it […]

    BJP Ministers, MLAs Join NPP In Arunachal

    By Bhupen Goswami   Guwahati  : The BJP is having a tough time in Arunachal Pradesh as two Ministers and six MLAs on Monday joined the National Peoples Party (NPP) and will contest in the Assembly election due next month.Amongst them. the state home minister Kumar Waii and tourism minister Jarkar Gamlin while the six […]

    Congress doesn’t believe in “cultural imperialism” PMO is now Publicity Minister’s Office : Rahul Gandhi in Imphal

    By Bhupen Goswami   Guwahati  : Congress president Rahul Gandhi arrived here on to campaign for his party for the coming Lok Sabha election. On Wednesday morning, Rahul will interact with students at the Manipur Film Development Society (MFDC) auditorium inside the historic Palace Compound. Around noon, he  has a poll rally in the nearby Hapta Kangjeibung […]

    Nirav Modi arrested in London

    Fugitive jeweller Nirav Modi was arrested by Scotland Yard in London. He is the main accused in the 13,500 crore rupees Punjab National Bank scam case. The arrest came days after a London court issued an arrest warrant against him in response to a request by the Enforcement Directorate for his extradition in a money […]

    Political activities gain momentum ahead of Lok Sabha polls

    Political activities are gaining momentum across the country ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. The Central Election Committee of the BJP met in New Delhi on Tuesday night to discuss the names of candidates for the polls. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP Chief Amit Shah, Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Arun Jaitley and Nitin Gadkari, and […]

    Goa CM Pramod Sawant wins floor test

    BJP led Goa government under new chief minister Pramod Sawant won the floor test in the legislative assembly on Wednesday by 20 to 15 votes. In the vote of confidence, the BJP-led coalition government garnered the support of 20 MLAs which include 11 from BJP, three MLAs each from MGP and GFP and three independents. […]

    Lodge FIRs against organisations calling bandh: HC to police

    The Gauhati High Court has declared the strikes and road or rail blockades as illegal in Assam and directed the police to lodge FIRs against organisations who call for bandh. Hearing a writ petition, Justice Ujjal Bhuyan said the Guwahati Police Commissioner or any of his subordinate officers whom he may authorise, will have to […]