the sentinel


Nov 28, 2022
Gauhati HC Closes PIL On COVID-19
The Gauhati High Court has closed a suo moto PIL, which was initiated in 2021 in connection with the Covid-19 pandemic, on the ground that the situation is under control in the States under the court's jurisdiction - Assam, Nagaland, Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh.
2nd Assam Bhawan To Come Up In Mumbai
The Governments of Assam and Maharashtra have reached a consensus for establishing a Maharashtra Bhawan in Guwahati along with a second Assam Bhawan in Mumbai at a dinner hosted by Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma at a city hotel on Saturday for his Mahar- ashtra counterpart Eknath Shinde and his team.
3 Thieves Arrested In Guwahati
A team of the Central Guwahati Police District on Sunday arrested a thief - Saiful Islam of Noonmati for stealing a bicycle and also arrested a receiver of stolen goods - Abbas Ali of South Sarania while one Bonomali Das of Lumding was also arrested after he was caught red-handed while trying to steal a wallet and a mobile phone at Pragjyotishpur on Sunday.
Pharmacy Council To Retry For Appointment Of Inspector
The Assam Pharmacy Council has restarted the process to facilitate appointment of an Inspector to the Council as per the recommendation of the Pharmacy Council of India. the Assam Govt had earlier disallowed appointment of an Inspector to the Assam Pharmacy Council.
Don’t Use Teachers For Non-Academic Work: ASPTA
The Assam State Primary Teachers' Association (ASPTA) has urged the State's Education Minister Ranoj Pegu to ensure that teachers of primary schools are not engaged in non- academic work by the Government because such work serves as an impediment in the way of imparting all lessons as per the annual academic calendar.
GGKK Pays Homage To Alternative Media Maven Gokulananda Geetiswami
The Gokulananda Geetiswami Kalakristi Kendra (GGKK), in collaboration with the Nikhil Bishnupriya Manipuri Yuva Parishad and the Youths of Loutak (Greater) Guwahati, celebrated the 127th birth anniversary of Gokulananda Gitiswami, the alternative media maven who awakened the Bishnupriya Manipuri community through performing arts in Silpagram on Sunday.
NF Rly Commissions Double Line Between Dudhnoi and Dhupdhara
The Commissioner of Railway Safety of NF circle has completed the statutory inspection of the newly-laid 29.71 km double line stretch between Dudhnoi and Dhupdhara stations recently, which will be utilized for goods and passenger traffic with maximum speed of 100 km per hour.
Kuki Worship Service Celebrates Silver Jubilee
In a highly spirited event, the Kuki Worship Service, Guwahati celebrated its Silver Jubilee at the Srimanta Sankaradev Kalakshetra on Sunday with thousands of its members taking part in the celebration.
Timelines For Processing Teachers’ Transfer Applications
The Department of School Education has announced that applications received till November 30 next for general and single transfer of teachers (both inter-district and intra-district) will be considered for processing in the 1st phase. Those received between December 1 and December 31 next will be processed till March 31, 2023 in the 2nd phase.
Pan-masala Addiction Leads To Supari Smuggling
Assam Police feels that the rising addiction to pan-masala (gutkha) is a precursor to the increasing supari (betel nut) smuggling from Myanmar, Indonesia, Thailand etc. The rising demand for pan-masala makes the matching supply of supari essential and hence supari smugglers have got a lucrative market.