India

Heroin Worth 10 Crore Seized 3 Arrested

Heroin Worth 10 Crore Seized 3 Arrested

Drug Smuggling Gang Karbi Anglong police dealt a fatal blow to the drug smuggling gang operating from across the border yesterday evening with heroin worth 10 Crore seized. Police also arrested three key members of the gang and confiscating vehicles used for smuggling...

NorthEast

The Line, the River and the Forests

The Line, the River and the Forests

River Boundary Diphu 17 September 2022:  The winding river named the Dhansiri or the Dima river forms the mutual boundary between the state of Nagaland and Assam’s Karbi Anglong District vide the notification number R 3102 dated Shillong 25th November, 1925. However,...

Aping Thieves …  Run Hoolock Run

Aping Thieves …  Run Hoolock Run

Bizarrely, after smuggling of remains of dead animal parts such as rhino horn and  teeth, meat, elephant tusk, bush meat, tiger skin, bone, and teeth, porcupines and other  wildlife,  violators and poachers are now targeting the most endangered Hoolock Gibbons. One...

Business

Death of Oil Refinery Based Power Projects

Death of Oil Refinery Based Power Projects

Diphu August 19:  Two thermal power projects based at both the Guwahati oil refinery and the Bongaigaon oil refinery were abandoned as loss making and inefficient in utilizing the ‘tail gas' produced in these two refineries. The power plants are the Bongaigaon Thermal...

Bank Manager Accused of Deceptive Withdrawal

Bank Manager Accused of Deceptive Withdrawal

Alleged Deceptive Withdrawal by Bank Manager Diphu July 26: A police case has been registered against Dibyajoti Kalita, Manager of Assam Gramin Bikash Bank (ancillary of State Bank of India), Lahaorijan branch of Bokajan subdivision, at Khatkati police station...