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  • J&K: Landslide buries over three dozen shops in Doda

    In Jammu and Kashmir, a massive landslide buried 16 shops in a rural market in Doda district early this morning. According to SSP Doda, Shabir Ahmed Malik there was no immediate report of any casualty in the incident, which took place at Bathri market in Bhalessa, Bhaderwah, around 4.15 am. Sashastra Seema Bal Commandant Ajay […]

    J&K: Police and security forces bust terrorist hideout in Kulgam district

    In Jammu & Kashmir, Police and security forces busted a terrorist hideout in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district and recovered arms & ammunition yesterday. One person Mohammad Ayoub Rather of Yaripora has been arrested in this connection. Security sources said a joint party of Police and security forces launched a search operation, on specific information, at […]

    96,000 VVPAT machines to be used during Lok Sabha polls in Maharashtra

    As many as 96,000 Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) machines will be used during polling in all the 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra next month. An official release said yesterday that a total of 1.35 lakh VVPAT machines will be made available for Maharashtra. Of these, 96,000 will be used at polling centres. […]

    Lok Sabha polls: BJP, AGP to fight together in Assam

    The BJP and Asom Gana Parishad, AGP have decided to fight together with the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. The decision was taken in a meeting held in Guwahati last night in the presence of senior BJP leader Ram Madhav. AGP President Atul Bora and Executive President Keshab Mahanta along with Convenor of the North East […]

    Uncertainty Continues Over AGP-BJP Alliance,Pramila Declared As BPF Candidate From Kokrajhar

    By Bhupen Goswami   Guwahati : The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) on Monday evening called a meeting at Phani Bhushan Choudhury’s govt. residence to finalize the party’s stand over AGP-BJP coalition. According to sources, leader Prafulla Kumar Mahanta had left the meeting midway.“We have the ability to fight alone. No decision had been taken yet […]

    LS Polls 2019 : Guidelines For Use Of Social Media

    By Bhupen Goswami   Guwahati : While declaring the election dates, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora also announced strict guidelines for use of social media by political parties and candidates.During elections, political parties and candidates won’t be able to post unverified advertisements, photographs of defence personnel, hate speeches and fake news on their accounts. Candidates […]

    Former Union minister Agatha K. Sangma from the Tura Lok Sabha seat:Meghalaya ruling alliance to jointly fight LS poll, BJP opts out

    By Bhupen Goswami   Guwahati : Meghalaya’s ruling alliance has announced it would jointly field former Union minister Agatha K. Sangma from the Tura Lok Sabha seat and United Democratic Party’s Jemino Mawthoh from the Shillong constituency. However, the Bharatiya Janata Party, which is also part of the National People’s Party-led, six-party Meghalaya Democratic Alliance […]

    25 Lok Sabha constituencies : BJP’s do-or-die battle against Congress in North East

    By Bhupen Goswami   Guwahati : Of the 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in the northeast ,The Bharatiya Janata Party has embarked on a do-or-die battle to win as many of the seats as it can in eight northeastern states. For its part, the Congress party has set off a determined attempt to regain its lost […]

    Special benefits for Cancer , TB, Hemophilia patients in diagnostic service of Darrang

    by Mayukh Goswami Mangaldai  : Lack of  adequate service of modern diagnostics in the public sector against the growing demand of  improved diagnostics care in the district of Darrang, the opening  of  new modern set up of “Tahbildar Clinical Laboratory “ which has already earned reputation  of quality medical  service over the last one decade, that too with some special announcements of […]

    Preparation gaining pick over LS Poll in Jorhat district

    by Bijoy PTC Handique Jorhat : After strict instruction from the State Chief Election Officer, the district administration with the rest of its government machineries are trying to leave no stone to follow the election code of conduct soon after the announcement of the dates Lok Sabha poll for various phases that has been fixed […]