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Monday, June 20, 2016


Assam Governor’s message on International Day of Yoga Guwahati : Asserting that yoga is a science which plays a vital role in physical and mental well-being of a person, Assam Governor P B Acharya said time should be taken out by people to practise the ancient exercise form. “Yoga is not a religion. It is a …

14 Assam constituencies record more than 90% turnout

Wednesday, April 13, 2016


In what can be termed as a positive development, there was a record turnout of  more than 90 per cent voters who exercised their franchise in 14 constituencies in Assam in the second and final phase of just concluded Assembly polls. Overall a high voter turnout of 84.72 per cent was recorded in the Assembly …

BJP’s Assam Vision Document promises crackdown on infiltration

Friday, March 25, 2016


Making the issue of illegal immigrants in Assam as a major poll plank, BJP on Friday promised to ensure sealing of Indo-Bangladesh border in its ‘vision document’ unveiled in Guwahati as it accused Chief Minister Tarun Gogi of encouraging infiltration and destroying demography. “Congress tried to destroy and change the demography of the state by …

Apollo completes 51% stake acquisition in Assam Hospitals

Saturday, March 12, 2016


Apollo Hospitals today said it has completed acquisition of majority stake in Guwahati-based Assam Hospitals. “We have now completed the acquisition of a 51 per cent majority stake in Assam Hospitals, Guwahati,” Apollo Hospitals Enterprise said in a regulatory filing. The Chennai-based health care major had last year announced to acquire a majority stake in …

The cops adopt a noble way in this city

Tuesday, March 01, 2016


Cachar(Assam): In what could be a turnaround incident in Assam’s Cachar district, instead of taking fine, Police distributed helmets to the riders who were not wearing helmet. Assam[/caption] Superintendent of Police Rajveer was seen distributing Helmets.

UK researchers develop viruses to protect Muga silkworm

Monday, January 11, 2016


London: Researchers at a university in Britain have developed viruses that could halt the decline of ‘Muga’ caterpillar in India which produces one of the finest silks in the world. Muga caterpillars, which produce a highly valuable silk, are dying from bacterial infections, in Assam. Researchers at the University of Leicester claim that they have …

Cotton College professor murdered by husband

Saturday, January 09, 2016


Benajir Sultana Khanom, Assistant Professor of Cotton College in Guwahati, was murdered on Thursday night by her husband Imdadul Hussain at her Nagaon residence. Benajir, who hailed from Marangial in Nagaon district of Assam, was previously an Assistant Professor of Nowgong College before joining Cotton College in October last year. She married Hussain, a resident …

Major fire breaks out at Fancy Bazar‬ in ‪Guwahati‬

Tuesday, January 05, 2016


Guwahati: A Major fire broke out at TRP Road, Fancy Bazar at around 12:30 pm on Tuesday. Five fire brigades were rushed to the spot to douse the flame amd bring the situation under control. According to firefighters the cause of fire was due to short circuit. However, further details will only be revealed after …

Train gangrape case: Two jawans held from Guwahati airport

Saturday, January 02, 2016


Almost five days after they gang-raped a minor girl in a moving train, police on Saturday arrested two Army jawans from Guwahati Airport. The arrested jawans – Pankaj Kumar and Balak Kumar Yadav – are accused of raping a teenager inside a compartment of moving Howrah-Amritsar Express on Monday. Another Army jawan, Monjiris Tripathy, who …

Sarbananda Sonowal is BJP’s CM candidate in Assam

Monday, December 28, 2015


It’s official! Sarbananda Sonowal is BJP’s chief ministerial candidate in Assam. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj announced this while kicking off the party’s campaign in Silchar, addressing party workers who congregated from Cachar, Karimganj, Hailakandi and Dima Hasao at the Gandhi Mela ground. “Union Minister of State for Sports and Youth Affairs Sarbananda Sonowal will …

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