From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

Guwahati, June 29 ((Cnews)) As authorities continue to grapple with the deeply entrenched racket of poaching of the famous one-horned rhinoceros in Assam, the demand for its horn in markets abroad refuse to die down.

Assam Rifles trooper accused of sexual harassment

Assam Rifles trooper accused of sexual harassment

...months. “I have filed a complaint against Negi about how he has been sexually harassing me over the phone for the past four months, but the officers advised me not to take the matter forward as

Mercy petitions of Nithari convict Koli, five others rejected

Mercy petitions of Nithari convict Koli, five others rejected

New Delhi, July 20 ((Crime News):) Mercy petitions of six convicts, including Surendra Koli who was found guilty in the Nithari serial rapes and killings, have been rejected by President Pranab Mukherjee following recommendations from the home

Railway officials arrested for leaking exam question papers

Railway officials arrested for leaking exam question papers

New Delhi, June 29 ((Cnews)) A chief vigilance inspector of south western railway and 14 other people were arrested in Bangalore for leaking the question papers for a recruitment exam for the railways, the CBI said Sunday.

24,000 hit by Assam floods

24,000 hit by Assam floods

Guwahati, June 24 ((Cnews)) Over 24,000 people have been affected by floods in four districts of Assam, officials said Tuesday. State Disaster Management Authority officials said flood waters have entered parts of Lakhimpur, Sonitpur, Darrang

Assam CM refuses to take blame for floods

Assam CM refuses to take blame for floods

Guwahati, June 28 ((Cnews)) Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Saturday refused to take the blame for the recent flash floods and landslides that killed eight people here, saying his government has “taken it seriously” and implemented many

Assam MLA’s relative arrested in Meghalaya

Assam MLA’s relative arrested in Meghalaya

Shillong, July 3 ((Crime News):) A relative of an Assam legislator was arrested in Meghalaya for his involvement in the abduction of a State Bank of India official, police said here Thursday. Hanif Ali, the

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

New Delhi, June 22 ((Cnews)) Three people, among them the vice principal of a school, were arrested for attempting to leak the question paper of a graduation-level examination conducted by Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) for

Student caught cheating in exam with bluetooth device

Student caught cheating in exam with bluetooth device

...Birbhum district was caught cheating with a bluetooth device concealed in a seemingly innocuous wig. The mass of fake curly hair was worn by Mohd. Saif – the examinee – for two consecutive days of

North Korea rejects dialogue with South over detained missionary

North Korea rejects dialogue with South over detained missionary

Seoul, June 12 ((Cnews)) South Korea said Thursday that the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) rejected its offer to hold dialogue over a detained Christian missionary in Pyongyang for more than seven months. The