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Security personnel keep vigil in Sualkuchi on Sunday. – UB Photos
Assam terror victims' forum opposes NDFB leader's bail
Guwahati, April 1 (IANS): Ahead of the verdict on Bodo outfit leader Ranjan Daimary's bail plea, the families of 2008 Assam serial blasts victims on Sunday demanded that it be rejected and he be awarded exemplary punishment for the bombings that left ...

SC rejects patent protection for Novartis cancer drug
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS): The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed Swiss pharmaceutical chain Novartis AG's petition seeking patent protection for its anti-cancer drug, Glivec (Imatinib mesylate). ...

After 50 years, private dailies published in Myanmar
Yangon, April 1 (IANS): Four private daily newspapers started temporary publication on Monday, signifying the re-introduction of private daily newspapers in the Southeast Asian nation after a gap of five decades. ...

Seoul vows strong response to North Korean provocation
Seoul, April 1 (IANS): South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Monday instructed the military to strongly respond to North Korean provocation. ...

Bengal election panel moves court against State government
Kolkata, April 1 (IANS): After days of stalemate, the West Bengal Election Commission on Monday moved the Calcutta High Court seeking rejection of the panchayat election date notified by the State government. ...

Curfew relaxed for 3 hrs in Sualkuchi
SUALKUCHI, March 31 – The Kamrup district administration today relaxed curfew for three hours from 1 pm to 4 pm, as the situation was normal and no untoward incident took place except for atrocities committed against innocent people and mediapersons ...

AASU seeks steps to protect local silk industry
GUWAHATI, March 31 – Members of the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) today staged demonstration and hoisted black flags in different parts of the State demanding immediate steps by the Government to protect the indigenous textile industry of the stat ...

Modi in BJP’s top decision-making body
NEW DELHI, March 31 – Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi appears set for a bigger role at the national level in BJP ahead of the next Lok Sabha polls with the party today re-inducting him into the Central Parliamentary Board, its top decision-makin ...

Joint BSF-BGB patrolling may bring down influx
GUWAHATI, March 31 – With the improvement of relations between India and Bangladesh, the ties between the border guarding forces of both the countries have also improved considerably and coordinated patrolling by the Border Security Force (BSF) and B ...

Cong not misusing CBI: Govt
RAMPUR, March 31 – Dismissing claims that the Congress is misusing CBI to target its opponents, Minister of State for Home Affairs R P N Singh today said the central agency was impartial and even the ruling party leaders were not spared, reports PTI. ...

‘Zero’ originated in Assam
GUWAHATI, March 31 – While the invention of ‘zero’ is credited to Aryabhatta around 500 A.D, an Assamese writer and filmmaker has challenged the theory, claiming that zero was actually invented in Assam. ...

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