Articles about Jorhat

Who is Neeraj Bishnoi, the 21-year-old behind 'Bulli Bai' app?

07 Jan 2022

India
Who is Neeraj Bishnoi, the 21-year-old behind 'Bulli Bai' app?

Neeraj Bishnoi, a 21-year-old engineering student, is behind bars for allegedly creating an online app that targeted dozens of prominent Muslim women.

Nimati Ghat boat disaster: Missing victim's body recovered

11 Sep 2021

India
Nimati Ghat boat disaster: Missing victim's body recovered

The body of one of the two missing victims of the boat disaster at Nimati Ghat in Assam's Jorhat district was recovered four days after the incident near Biswanath Ghat, about 100 km downstream of Brahmaputra river from the accident site, on Saturday morning, an official said.

Assam: 21 die due to Japanese Encephalitis, hospitals on toes

03 Jul 2019

India
Assam: 21 die due to Japanese Encephalitis, hospitals on toes

In Assam, 21 people have died due to Japanese Encephalitis (JE), prompting the Union Health Ministry to dispatch a four-member team to take stock of the situation.

When IAF-plane went missing, pilot's wife was on air-traffic duty

06 Jun 2019

India
When IAF-plane went missing, pilot's wife was on air-traffic duty

On Monday afternoon, IAF's AN-32 plane went missing, and more than three days later, there is still no sign of the aircraft.