Monday, August 8, 2022

Northeast

Mizoram logs 148 COVID-19 cases

Mizoram reported 148 fresh COVID-19 cases on Sunday, 33 less than the previous day, as the state’s tally mounted to 2,34,080, a health...

Assam reports 320 COVID-19 cases

Assam reported 320 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday at a positivity rate of 5.49 per cent, the National Health Mission (NHM) said.Kamrup Metropolitan district,...

Fake traffic police officer collects fine from motorists and arrested

A fake traffic police officer was nabbed when he was levying fine on violators along with real on-duty personnel in Sonitpur district of Assam,...

Poachers from Assam arrested in Gujarat

A trial court in Gujarat’s Una on Saturday granted three-day remand of five poachers to the Forest Department. They were caught with hunting equipment,...

ITBP jawan arrested for allegedly raping Sikkim teenager

An ITBP jawan was arrested in Sikkim for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl multiple times at his official quarters after which she became pregnant,...

Assam police officer arrested for accepting bribe

A police officer was arrested on Sunday by sleuths of the anti-corruption and vigilance directorate in Assam’s Goalpara district for allegedly accepting a bribe.The...

Heritage Shillong college asked to cough up Rs 45 lakh as property tax

Lady Keane College, one of Northeast India’s first colleges, has been asked to pay Rs 45 lakh as service charge by the Shillong Cantonment...

Mobile data suspended for 5 days in Mnp

MISCREANTS TORCH VEHICLE DURING TRIBAL STUDENTS’ AGITATIONS Manipur government has suspended mobile internet service across the state for five days in view of communal tension...

African Swine Fever spreads to wild pigs in Mizoram: official

The African Swine Fever (ASF) has now spread to wild animals in Mizoram and it appears that inoculation is the only option left to...

Dumper collides with pilot car of Assam Assembly Dy Speaker in Sikkim

The pilot car of Assam Legislative Assembly Deputy Speaker Dr Numal Momin met with an accident in Sikkim while he was on his way...

Cancer costs push 300 families in Tripura below poverty line each year

Medical Superintendent of Atal Bihari Vajpayee Regional Cancer Center, Dr Gautam Majumder said a recent survey conducted by the hospital found that the financial...

Bhattadev University’s Registrar arrested for taking bribe

Registrar of Assam’s Bhattadev University Dr Guruprasad Khataniar was arrested for allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 50,000 from a contractor here on Saturday,...