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A villager holding a skeleton of what could be a dinosaurus found in Kuklung forest near the Assam-Bhutan border in Chirang district on Saturday. – UB Photos
Konwar to be sworn in as Tripura Governor tomorrow
AGARTALA, March 25 (PTI): Devanand Konwar, former Governor of Bihar would take over as the Governor of Tripura tomorrow, official sources said today. ...

Team showed a lot of character: Dhoni
NEW DELHI, March 24 (IANS): India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni lauded his team for showing character that helped them clinch a historic 4-0 Test series win against Australia here Sunday. ...

Don't speculate on Tendulkar's career: Dhoni
NEW DELHI, March 24 (IANS): Batting great Sachin Tendulkar left the cricketing world guessing by not announcing his much speculated retirement after India whitewashed Australia 4-0 to lift the Border-Gavaskar Trophy at the Ferozeshah Kotla here Sunda ...

5-judge bench to rule on one-fourth seats for poor in pvt schools
NEW DELHI, March 24 (IANS): A constitutional bench of the Supreme Court will now hear the challenge to Article 15(5) of the constitution, which places an obligation on unaided private schools to reserve 25 percent seats for students from socially and ...

India pay back Australia with 4-0 whitewash
NEW DELHI, March 24 (IANS): In a payback, India whitewashed Australia 4-0 by winning the fourth Test comprehensively by six wickets with two days to spare to regain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy at the Ferozeshah Kotla here Sunday. ...

AASU criticises Govt for inaction
GUWAHATI, March 23 – Members of All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) and local rubber planters blocked the National Highway at Solmari in Goalpara district today in protest against the indifference shown by Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi towards the heinous ...

Anti-talk ULFA feeling the heat in Myanmar
GUWAHATI, March 23 – The hardline faction of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) is feeling the heat as the Government of Myanmar has started putting pressure on the militant groups using the territory of that country as safe haven following s ...

NE student bodies’ stir against aliens
GUWAHATI, March 23 – Members of the student bodies affiliated to the North East Students’ Organisation (NESO) will stage two-hour protest demonstrations, between 11 am and 1 pm on March 25, in front of the Raj Bhawans of the seven states of the North ...

Plea to make Assam govt a party turned down
GUWAHATI, March 23 – The National Green Tribunal has turned down a plea to make Assam Government a party in the case (Appeal No.8/2011) relating to 1750-MW Demwe Lower Hydel Power Project coming up at the Parasuram Kund on the inter-state Lohit river ...

Poor conviction rate in police cases: NCRB
GUWAHATI, March 23 – Although criminal activities in the State continue to escalate like never before, the State Police, more often than not, failed to prove its point in the court of law as evidenced by the State’s poor conviction rate in criminal c ...

Encroachment threat to Borjhar airport
GUWAHATI, March 23 – The Borjhar airport in the city is facing a serious threat due to the encroachment on the natural channels and water bodies in its vicinity, said State’s Water Resources Department (WRD) Minister Rajiv Lochan Pegu while replying ...

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