Police files chargesheet in APSC cash-for-job scam Guwahati (Assam) , November 16 : The Assam Police has filed a chargesheet against the former Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) chairman Rakesh Kumar Paul and few other members in connection with a cash-for-job scam.
NHRC issues notice to Assam govt over verification of nationality New Delhi , Nov. 15 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued a notice to the Chief Secretary of Assam after taking suo motu cognizance of the allegations of harassment being meted out to the people in the state by police in the name of verification of their nationality.
21 arrested in APSC cash-for-job scam so far: DGP Guwahati (Assam) , November 11 : Assam Director General Of Police (DGP) Mukesh Sahay said here on Saturday that 21 people were arrested so far in connection with the cash-for-job scam in the Assam Public Service Commission (APSC).
'If my surname was not Gandhi, would I have become MP at 29,' asks ... Guwahati (Assam) , November 11 : Speaking for people's Right to Recall their elected representatives if they fail to fulfill their duties, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Varun Gandhi on Friday said that he would not have become a Lok Sabha member had he not hailed from the Gandhi family.
GST on around 200 goods reduced from 28 to 18pct: Assam FM Guwahati (Assam) , Nov 10 : Along the sidelines of the 23rd Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meeting chaired by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley here, Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma claimed that the tax levied on around 200 commodities has been brought down from 28 to 18 percent.
Assam Minister mocks tweets by Rahul Gandhi's 'dog' New Delhi , October 29: Assam Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma took a jibe at Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi over the latter's tongue in cheek response to allegations against his Twitter handle being managed by someone else.
Assam CM promotes 'Global Investors Summit' to be held next year New Delhi , October 24 : The Chief Minister of Assam, Sarbananda Sonowal, on Tuesday announced that the largest-ever investment promotion and facilitation initiative by the state government 'Advantage Assam - Global Investors Summit' will be organised in association with the Federation of Indian ...
African coaches rue youngsters losing pathway to 'glitz and glamour' ... Guwahati (Assam) , Oct. 21 : Before taking on each other in the all-African quarterfinal of the FIFA U17 World Cup India 2017 on October 21, both Ghana and Mali U-17 team coaches lamented the African teams' lesser success rate in the senior age-group compared to the junior age-group competitions.
Four arrested for throwing stone at Australian team's bus Guwahati (Assam) , Oct. 15 : Four people have been arrested in connection with the stone throwing incident at the Australian cricket team bus after the second T20I of the three-match series that took place in Guwahati earlier this week.
Rock thrown at Aussie team bus: Assam CM orders probe Guwahati (Assam) , Oct 11 : In the wake of attack on the Australian cricket team bus in Guwahati last night, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday directed state's Chief Secretary V.K. Pipersenia to initiate an inquiry into the matter.
We didn't perform 'good enough' with the bat: Kohli Guwahati (Assam) , Oct. 11 : Indian skipper Virat Kohli admitted that his team's performance with the bat was just not good enough during his side's eight-wicket defeat to Australia at Guwahati's Barsapara Cricket Stadium on Tuesday.
Rock thrown at Australian team bus in Guwahati: Finch Guwahati (Assam) , Oct. 11 : A rock was apparently thrown at the Australian team bus as they returned to the team hotel from the Barsapara Cricket Stadium following their eight-wicket win in the second T20I of the three-match series in Guwahati.