Assam

Measures to maintain law and order ahead of final NRC in Assam

Measures to maintain law and order ahead of final NRC in Assam

Ahead of publication of final, updated National Register of Citizens (NRC) for the state on August 31, Assam chief minister…

3 years ago

IIT Guwahati’s techno-fest Techniche from August 29-Sept 1

The 21st edition of the annual techno-management festival of IIT Guwahati - Techniche is back with a bang and a…

3 years ago

5.8 lakh abortions take place every year in Assam, reveals study

A study found that an estimated 5,80,100 abortions are performed in Assam every year. These include abortions taking place both…

3 years ago

Assam govt to engage consultant to study tea industry problems

Assam industry minister Chandra Mohan Patowary on Wednesday said that the government will engage an outside consultant to study the…

3 years ago

Youth arrested from Assam by Mumbai ATS for threatening cricket team

A youth, identified as Brajamohan Das, has been arrested by Mumbai ATS from Morigaon district of Assam for allegedly sending…

3 years ago

Donyi Polo Tea Estate’s Golden Needles auctioned for Rs 75,000 per kg

Within 9 days of a batch of special tea being auctioned at record price of Rs 75,000 per kg at…

3 years ago

I want to make Assam smile again: Halicharan Narzary

Besides the determination of making a mark in the national football team after coming back from a long injury lay-off,…

3 years ago

Assam BJP to only admit leaders from Bodoland areas now

The Assam BJP has closed its doors for leaders of other political parties, except those from Bodoland areas, state BJP…

3 years ago

Tea industry urges for multiple interventions from govt for survival

With the over 170-year-old tea industry reeling under crisis, the Consultative Committee of Plantation Associations (CCPA) on August 20 appealed…

3 years ago

IIT Guwahati researchers develop device to separate oil from water

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati researchers developed two distinct and special membranes that can separate oil and water, even…

3 years ago

Jammu-based journalist to take part in video-link session at Guwahati Press Club

Senior journalist and chief editor of Epilogue, an English journal published from Jammu, Tito Ganju will interact with Guwahati-based journalists…

3 years ago

IIT Guwahati’s half marathon on August 25 to raise awareness on drinking water

IIT Guwahati’s annual techno-management festival, Techniche is hosting this year’s edition of Guwahati Half Marathon on August 25 to raise awareness on clean…

3 years ago

FIR against Assam-based news website over ‘fake news’

The brother of a research scholar of the Gauhati University has lodged an FIR against editor of a Guwahati-based news…

3 years ago

Assam’s first-ever CNG fuelling station in Dibrugarh

In a move to push forward state government’s agenda of making Assam pollution free, chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal dedicated the…

3 years ago

Guwahati based news portal files complaint against Meghalaya police for muzzling free voice

A digital news portal based in Guwahati has lodged a complaint against the Meghalaya police with press council of India…

3 years ago

Honour for Assam researcher in the US

Assam’s Mustafa A Barbhuiya who is a junior faculty at the Penn State University College of Medicine in the US…

3 years ago

Assam CM Sonowal discusses law & order, post flood situation with Amit Shah

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal who is in New Delhi held a meeting with union home minister Amit Shah on…

3 years ago

Assam girl Tunlai Narzary clinches gold in shot put in China

Assam girl Tunlai Narzary clinched the gold medal in shot put at the World Police & Fire Games held at…

3 years ago

Assam’s ‘Golden butterfly’ tea auctioned for record Rs 75,000

Records continued to tumble at the Guwahati Tea Auction Centre (GTAC), with ‘Golden butterfly’ specialty tea of Dikom Tea Estate…

3 years ago

ULFA (I) criticises Article 370 abrogation; calls boycott of Independence Day

The outlawed, separatist ULFA (I) criticized the abrogation of Article 370, without allegedly the consent of the people of Jammu…

3 years ago