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14 December, 2018 4:57 PM SSC Announces Exams Dates For Hindi Translator, Selection Posts And Steno Recruitment

The Staff Selection Commission or SSC, an official hiring agency of Government of India, has announced dates for the recruitment examinations for various posts today. The SSC, which is mandated to make recruitment to Group B -- non Gazetted -- posts and Group C of non-technical posts under central government and its attached and subordinate offices 93

14 December, 2018 12:05 AM Assam Gets $60 Million Loan To Reduce Floods

The loan aims to continue financing riverbank protection works, renovation of flood embankments and community-based flood risk management activities. India and Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Thursday signed a $60 million loan agreement to reduce floods and the riverbank erosion in Assam, the Finance Ministry said. "The Tranche 2 loan is part of the $120 million 43

13 December, 2018 5:13 AM BJP drubs Congress, Asom Gana Parishad, AIUDF in Assam panchayat elections

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) gained a big lead in the Assam panchayat elections, counting of which are currently underway. The party won 481 Gram Panchayat Member (GPM) seats, six Anchalik Panchayat Member (APM) seats and two Gram Panchayat President seats. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) gained a big lead in the Assam panchayat elections, counting 26

5 December, 2018 5:56 PM Congress Alleges Model Code Violation By Prime Minister's Office

Congress alleged that on Wednesday, when the first phase of panchayat poll was going on in the state, it was announced that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate Bogibeel bridge over the Brahmaputra river on December 25. Opposition Congress Wednesday filed a complaint against the Prime Minister's Office for allegedly violating the model code of conduct 81

29 November, 2018 1:39 PM Centre Relaxes Height Norms For STs, Gorkhas Of Northeast Applying For Posts In Paramilitary

The new height norms will be applicable to CISF, SSB, CRPF, BSF, ITBP and Assam Rifles. The Centre, in a bid to remove "discrimination", has relaxed height norms in a few categories for male candidates from the Northeast applying for posts of constables and sub-inspectors in central paramilitary forces. In a communication, the Home Ministry said the decision 51

29 November, 2018 7:42 AM Assam Police Warns Against Fake News With Bohemian Rhapsody Post

"Fact check before you forward. There's no escape from reality," wrote Assam Police If social media can be used to spread fake news and false information, it can also be used to raise awareness about them. That's exactly what the Assam Police did when it shared a creative post warning against fake news - using a Bohemian Rhapsody reference, no less! Yesterday 53

21 November, 2018 4:12 PM Ranji Trophy: Rajasthan fight back against Jharkhand

Rajasthan conceded the first innings lead to Jharkhand but remained in the hunt for victory in their Elite Group C Ranji Trophy game on Wednesday. Rajasthan, who were bundled out for a paltry 100 in the first essay, performed better in the second to make 127 for 4 at stumps on day 2, after skittling out Jharkhand for 152. Robin Bist made 45 after the other 49

19 November, 2018 5:08 PM Rahul to campaign in Mizoram on Tuesday, Congress alleges BJP trying to disrupt his rallies

Rahul will address a rally at Champhai and another at Aizawl in poll-bound Mizoram on Tuesday. AIZAWL: Congress president Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to address a rally at Champhai and another at Aizawl in poll-bound Mizoram on Tuesday. However, there is uncertainty about the venue of Rahul Gandhi's second programme, Congress party spokesman Lallianchhunga 75

19 November, 2018 1:03 PM Mizoram Assembly Polls 2018: Rahul Gandhi, Amit Shah to address election rallies on November 20

Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his BJP counterpart Amit Shah would be in poll-bound Mizoram on November 20 to boost their parties chance in the November 28 election. BJP sources said that Shah would arrive at the Lengpui airport near Aizawl and visit southernmost Mizoram's Lawngtlai, Myanmar-border Champhai and Assam border Vairengte by helicopter 72

18 November, 2018 5:17 PM Gold Worth Rs 3 Crore Smuggled In From Myanmar; Man Arrested In Bengal

The smuggled gold biscuits were concealed in a specially tailored cloth belt tied around his waist and under the insoles of his sports shoe. The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) seized gold worth Rs 3 crore which was smuggled into India from Myanmar, an official statement said Sunday. Acting on inputs, the DRI intercepted a man from a train 49