News from Guwahati

In a first, poll officials in riverine areas get life jackets

4 hours ago

For years, election officials deputed in the riverine areas of lower Assam would brave hazardous jo...

jackets | officials |

Met: Weather unlikely to play spoilsport on Tuesday

6 hours ago

The weather is unlikely to play spoilsport in the third phase of the Lok Sabha polls in Assam on Tu...

Weather | met | Tuesday | Play |

Eight 'Bangla' nationals held at Guwahati station

6 hours ago

GRP sleuths on Monday nabbed eight suspected Bangladeshi nationals from the Guwahati railway statio...

Guwahati | Nationals | station |

Turnout, vote share determine which booth is marked critical

1 day ago

The process to categorize polling stations as "critical" has moved away from looking at past recor...

Booth | Share | Critical | Determine | turnout | Marked | vote |

BJP worker shot dead in Assam

4 days ago

A BJP worker was shot dead by two to four unidentified gunmen in lower Assam's Dhubri district on T...

shot | BJP | worker | dead |

Assam ex-CM Prafulla Mahanta abstains from voting

4 days ago

Assam Agitation patriarch and former CM Prafulla Mahanta did not vote on Thursday in protest agains...

Voting | CM | Prafulla |

Heroin seized in Mizoram, 1 held

1 week ago

being involved in drug-trafficking in south Mizoram," he said.

heroin | Mizoram | seized |