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 2020-09-29 18:53 

Assam Tribune

Police foil child marriage in Dhubri...

DHUBRI, Sept 29 - Dhubri police claimed to have foiled an attempt to marry off an underage girl at Gritingarkuti village under Tamarhat Police Station in Dhubri district and took the bride and the bridegroom into its custody recently....

 2020-09-29 18:53 

The Hindu

Malabar exercise: Quad meeting in Tokyo to discuss Australia's entry...

Tokyo, Wshington pressing Delhi for the inclusion of Canberra...

 2020-09-29 18:53 

Assam Tribune

More steps to be taken to mitigate man-animal conflicts...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - The governing body meeting of Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority held today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal at the Assam Administrative Staff College here decided to strengthen...

 2020-09-29 18:53 

Assam Tribune

Political autonomy demand for Manipuris reiterated...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - The All Assam Manipuri Youth Association (AAMYA) and the Manipuri National Council (MNC) have jointly demanded that the manipuri people living in the Barak Valley be given political autonomy with the formation of a Manipuri autonomous ...

 2020-09-29 18:53 

Assam Tribune

Human traffickers preying on girls of Sonitpur TEs...

TEZPUR, Sept 29 - Many tea garden areas in Sonitpur district have in recent times become hotspots for human trafficking gangs, from where many children and women have been trafficked during the last few years. Meanwhile, organisations like Auxilium Tronca...

 2020-09-29 18:53 

Assam Tribune

Webinar on Sports and Physical Education...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - Sports Authority of Assam (SAA) conducted a webinar today on "Sports and Physical Education in New Education Policy"....

 2020-09-29 18:53 

Assam Tribune

No one should try to play like MS Dhoni: Sanju...

DUBAI, Sept 29: "No one can" and "no one should try" to play like Mahendra Singh Dhoni, wicketkeeper-batsman Sanju Samson said on Tuesday, rejecting comparisons with the cricket great after taking the IPL by storm with his incredible hitti...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

SAI okays Mirabai Chanu's training programme in US...

NEW DELHI, Sept 29: The Mission Olympic Cell (MOC) of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) has sanctioned weightlifter Mirabai Chanu's proposal of Rs 40 lakhs for a two-month overseas training program in Kansas, US along with her coach and physiotherap...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Tokyo Olympic torch relay to begin from March 25, 2021...

LAUSANNE, Sept 29: The Tokyo Olympic torch relay will start its journey on March 25, 2021 from the J-Village National Training Centre in Fukushima Prefecture and then traverse all 47 prefectures across Japan over a period of 121 days, the International Ol...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Nadal, Serena kick off bids for title...

PARIS, Sept 29: Defending champion Rafael Nadal and 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams advanced to the second round of the ongoing Roland Garros with straight-sets wins in their respective opening round matches. On Monday, Nadal defeated Belarusi...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Liverpool record 3rd straight victory...

LONDON, Sept 29: Three wins from three games, two big rivals dispatched, and an expensive new signing already on the scoresheet. Liverpool is making an ominous start to its title defence in the English Premier League. The champion's high-risk, high-re...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

KKR's batting firepower faces stern test against marauding Rajasthan Royals...

DUBAI, Sept 29: Kolkata Knight Riders will have to bat out of their skin to stop a marauding Rajasthan Royals when the two teams clash in an IPL match at the Dubai International Stadium here on Wednesday. Having started off as underdogs, the Royals have t...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

BloombergQuint

Aflac CEO Says Cruises for Salespeople Are a Thing of the Past...

Aflac CEO Says Cruises for Salespeople Are a Thing of the Past...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

SRH open account with 15-run win over DC...

ABU DHABI, Sep 29 (IANS): SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) on Tuesday recorded their first win of the IPL season as they beat Delhi Capitals by 15 runs at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium here. After scoring 162/4 in 20 overs, spinner Rashid Khan led the way with figure...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Award for Tripura writer...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - Well-known poet and novelist Sankha Subhra Devbarman of Tripura, recently received the Times Stellar Icon 2020 Award in the field of literature....

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Sikkim mulls cancer hospital...

GANGTOK, Sept 29 - Sikkim Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang attended a programme during which a presentation was made for setting up a state-of-the-art cancer hospital at Jorethang in South Sikkim. Other top State Government officials were also present dur...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Smuggled arms seized, 3 held...

AIZAWL, Sept 29 - BSF personnel seized a huge cache of smuggled arms and ammunition at Phuldungsei village in Mamit district of west Mizoram, near the Bangladesh border, on Monday, a BSF source said....

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Meghalaya virus toll rises to 47...

SHILLONG, Sept 29 - One more person has succumbed to COVID-19, while 101 new positive cases were reported across Meghalaya in the past 24 hours. The death toll in the State has now risen to 47....

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

One more dies of COVID-19 in Manipur...

IMPHAL, Sept 29 - With the death of a 51-year-old man, the death toll due to COVID-19 and comorbid health conditions in Manipur rose to 65 on Tuesday....

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

50 new cases in Mizoram...

AIZAWL, Sept 29 - Fifty more people, including 25 security personnel, tested positive for COVID-19 in Mizoram during the last 24 hours, taking the State's virus tally to 1,958....

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Arunachal records 15th virus death...

ITANAGAR, Sept 29 - Arunachal Pradesh on Monday registered one more COVID-19 death as a 55-year-old patient with comorbidity succumbed to the infection, taking the death toll to 15 in the State. The deceased was a Divisional Forest Officer and had been su...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

The Hindu

381 new cases take district tally to 50,395...

Three more succumb to coronavirus; toll rises to 396...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Tripura Govt clears Rs 85-crore projects...

AGARTALA, Sept 29 - Amid a severe financial crunch, the Tripura Infrastructure and Investment Fund Board has cleared 20 new projects amounting to Rs 85 crore....

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Bicycle rally marks World Heart Day at Tawang...

ITANAGAR, Sept 29 - A bicycle rally was organised at Tawang today to mark the World Heart Day. The theme for this year's World Heart Day is "Use Heart to Beat Cardiovascular Disease". The NCD cell of the Khandro Drowa Tsangmu District Hospital...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Bypolls to 2 Manipur Assembly seats on Nov 7...

IMPHAL, Sept 29 - The Election Commission of India (ECI) today announced the poll schedule for by-elections to the Lilong and Wangjing-Tentha Assembly constituencies in Manipur. The last date for filing nominations is October 20 and the last date of withd...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Press Trust of India

Shekhar Kapur named FTII governing council chairman...

(Eds: adds details) Pune, Sep 29 (PTI) Noted filmmaker Shekhar Kapur wason Tuesday appointed president of the Pune-based Film andTelevision Institute of India (FTII) Society and chairman ofthe institute's governing council, an official said.FTII Direc...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

The Hindu

Facial recognition software in each ward, says SEC...

eVoting for senior citizens, disabled under consideration...

 2020-09-29 18:52 

Assam Tribune

Ganja seized, two held...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - The Government Railway Police (GRP) today seized seven packets of suspected ganja weighing 12 kg from the Rajdhani Express at the Guwahati Railway Station and arrested two persons....

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

Rare heart complication treated at GMCH...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - A rare complication affecting the heart called 'Takotsubo cardiomyopathy' was reported in association with SARS-Cov-2 infection in a pregnant lady recently. This is the first such reported case during the ongoing pandemic, acco...

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

Media workers to stage stir at Chachal today...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - The All Assam Media Workers Union will stage a protest at Chachal here on Wednesday in support of their various demands....

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

CPI (M) demands probe by sitting judge of the High Court...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - Demanding a thorough probe into the police SI exam question paper leakage scam under supervision of a sitting judge of the Gauhati High Court, the CPI (M) Assam State Committee today said that the scam has belied the Assam government&#...

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

Authorities asked to step in over bus, taxi fare hike...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - The Chandrapur Anchalik Chatra Santha today sent memoranda to the Deputy Commissioner of Kamrup (M) and the transport department regarding the steep hike in fares of city buses or share taxis in the city....

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Republic World

Hyderabads maiden Dream11 IPL 2020 win leaves Chennai rock bottom, fans take a swipe...

Hyderabad defeated Delhi to register their opening win of the ongoing Dream11 IPL 2020 season, and it pushed the Chennai side to the bottom of the points table....

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

Satirical music video hits YouTube India charts...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - Assamese electronic dance music song 'Neta Song' by experimental music artiste Axl Hazarika has hit the YouTube India Music Charts, becoming the first Assamese entry into it....

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

Online faculty development prog on stress management held...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - An online faculty development programme (FDP) on stress management, sponsored by AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy, was organised by the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE), Gauhati University Institu...

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

Stress on survival of women's studies as discipline in varsities...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - The Assam Chapter of the North East India Association for Women's Studies (NEIAWS) convened a meeting recently with the authorities of Gauhati University, Dibrugarh University, Tezpur University and Cotton University to discuss var...

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Hindustan Times

Kangana Ranaut petition: You are a parliamentarian, show some grace, Bombay high court tells Shiv Sena's chief spokesperson Sanjay Raut...

The Bombay high court (HC), while saying it did not agree with the tweets by actor Kangana Ranaut pertaining to the state government and the Mumbai Police, on Tuesday said that......

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

FIR lodged over threats to market body secy...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - The vendors' committee of the daily market under Six Mile overbridge, affiliated to the Street Vendors Association of Assam, has lodged an FIR with Dispur Police Station after its secretary has been threatened repeatedly by miscrea...

 2020-09-29 18:51 

The Hindu

Online interface enables Bharathidasan University to sustain volume of Ph.Ds...

By all indications, the lockdown has not reduced the number of Ph.D scholars of Bharathidasan University completing their doctorate degrees this year due to measures in place for online interface.As a...

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

Meghalaya CM launches new tourism website...

SHILLONG, Sept 29 - Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma has launched a new tourism website, 'Check into Nature', to attract visitors to the State. On the occasion, he stated that the website would be immensely beneficial as it provides comprehe...

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

Centre refutes Amnesty's claim of 'witch hunt'...

NEW DELHI, Sept 29 - The Union Home Ministry on Tuesday strongly refuted Amnesty International's allegation that it was being subjected to an "incessant witch-hunt", saying India, by settled law, does not allow interference in domestic politic...

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

Assam Police not involved in SI recruitment test: DGP...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - Amidst the controversy regarding the selection of candidates for appointment as sub inspectors of police, Director General of Assam Police, BJ Mahanta has made it clear that the Assam Police was in no way involved with the process of h...

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

Flood toll in State rises to 120...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - With one more flood-induced death reported from Biswanath district, the overall count of deaths caused by flood in the State this year has touched 120 on Tuesday....

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

EC not to hold bypolls in two Assam seats...

NEW DELHI, Sept 29 - The Election Commission has decided not to hold byelections in Rangapara and Sivasagar assembly constituencies in Assam even as it announced that bypolls to one Lok Sabha and 56 assembly seats spread across 12 states will be held on N...

 2020-09-29 18:51 

Assam Tribune

Police still clueless on whereabouts of Dutta, Deka...

GUWAHATI, Sept 29 - The Court of Chief Judicial Magistrate, Kamrup (Metro) today remanded Kumud Goswami in three-day custody of the crime branch of Guwahati police, a day after he surrendered before the police....

 2020-09-29 18:51 

The Hindu

35% of APSRTC buses being operated now, says MD...

He asks depot managers to boost morale of the staff...

 2020-09-29 18:51 

The Hindu

Prepare for GHmC polls: KTR...

Report on development works to be prepared...

 2020-09-29 18:50 

The Hindu

Scrap CPS, demand govt. employees...

State government employees on a call given by the All India State Government Employees Federation staged a lunch-hour demonstration in front of Prakasam Bhavan here on Tuesday in protest against the "...

 2020-09-29 18:50 

Hindustan Times

3 years on, survivors recall Mumbai's Elphinstone stampede...

Three years after the Elphinstone stampede claimed the lives of 23 people, survivors and their families are still grappling with the effects of the tragedy....

 2020-09-29 18:50 

Hindustan Times

Sushant Singh Rajput case: Inquiry against NCBofficer over leak of part of Rhea Chakraborty's statement to news channel...

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has ordered a departmental inquiry against their officer who allegedly leaked a part of actor Rhea Chakraborty's statement in connection......

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