Category Archives: Assam

Assam: Suspected ISIS operative arrested from the state!

The suspected jihadi, identified as Alomgir Hussain, was arrested by the Karimganj police from Badarpur Mission road area in Barak valley . According to police, Alomgir, son of late  Asab uddin of Mission Road Badarpur went to Bangladesh  without Passport ...Read More

Mainstreaming Northeast Indians through Bollywood- An answer to Racism?

In an industry that prides itself of its plurality, one is yet to see a Northeastern Indian being cast in a project as a protagonist or in any substantial supporting role in Bollywood apart from just a few. What could ...Read More

Assam: Dr Subhash Khanna of Guwahati becomes 1st from NE to lead Laparoscopiic Surgeons Society of India

It was a proud moment for surgeons of the state of Assam when Professor Dr Subhash Khanna of Guwahati was declared President elect of the Indian Gastro intestinal laparoscopic surgeons society for the year 2017 and 2018 at the 14th ...Read More

Assam: Beware of dysfunctional ATMs as Cyber criminals gang up to forge debit cards!

GUWAHATI: Most people find ATMs which are out of order irksome and annoying. For a tech-savvy gang in the city, though, the sight is a welcome one. When city police busted an ATM fraud racket recently, it revealed the massive ...Read More

Assam: 3 people crushed to death owing to severe hailstorm in Upper Assam!

DIBRUGARH, Feb 22: A severe hailstorm, accompanied by heavy rain, lashed upper Assam on Wednesday night leaving three people dead and several injured. In Tinsukia district, Poonam Newar (16) was crushed to death when an uprooted tree crashed into their ...Read More

Assam:First ever Assamese Naval Officer takes over as Commander of Submarine of Indian Navy!

Guwahati:A naval officer fromGuwahati has taken over command of a Shishumar-class submarine of the Indian Navy, becoming the first Assamese to have achieved the distinction. Commander Pranab Saloi took over the submarine during a formal ceremony at Western Naval Command, ...Read More

Sharp Panda to host Northeast Leadership Award cum 1st Guwahati Music & Dj Fest 2k17

Metaphor, Shipa, Northeast Diaries and G- Boyz will be seen performing at Sharp Panda Presents: Northeast Leadership Award cum 1st Guwahati Music & Dj Fest 2k17. Along with a series of DJ that will reveal to viewers the influence and ...Read More

Hardcore NSCN (K) and three KLO militants nabbed in Arunachal Pradesh

Security forces apprehended a NSCN (K) militant and three Kamatapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) in Arunachal Pradesh and Assam on Thursday. According to the reports, security forces on Thursday apprehended a NSCN (K) militant from Arunachal Pradesh’s Wakka area. Kohima based ...Read More

Assam’s “Maati Centre” emerges as a growing hub with a refreshing take on arts and culture !

"If your stories are good and I'm sure it will be welcomed . The region has a huge potential But the gaps has to be shortened Or rather filled." These are the words of Pabitra Lama Sarmah who conceptualized and started the "Maati ...Read More

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