Category Archives: Assam

Assam: Dimapur bound night bus rams into truck; 20 crtically injured

Apr 26, 2017- More than 20 persons including women and children were critically injured after the night bus they were travelling in rammed into a truck at Samaguri in Nagaon Tuesday night. The bus was bound to Dimapur from Nagaon. ...Read More

4.3 magnitude earthquake hits Northeast India

SHILLONG, April 25: A minor earthquake of 4.3 magnitude on the Richter Scale struck parts of Northeast India. The depth of the earthquake was 10 kilometers and epicentre in East Garo Hills, Meghalaya. No injuries were reported. Further details are ...Read More

Assam: Govt and Centre discusses issue on sealing of Indo-Bangla border!

New Delhi Apr25: Sealing of the Indo-Bangla border, early completion of the National Register of Citizens and a host of other issues were discussed at a high-level meeting between the Centre and the Assam government. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, National ...Read More

Assam set to follow China’s way in child policy says Oxfam

GUWAHATI, April 25: The proposed two child policy of Assam government is a regressive step and could backfire as it happened in China where the sex ratio has skewed due to the one child policy which the government had to ...Read More

Assam: Six communities demanding schedule tribe status apprise CM on tripartite meet

Indian tribal people shout slogans and burn tire to block national highway during a twelve hour general strike, in Biswanath Chariali, in Indian northeastern state of Assam, Friday December 26 2014. Hundreds of survivors of a brutal rebel attack by an indigenous separatist group called the National Democratic Front of Bodoland, on Tuesday that killed at least 70 people in northeastern India sought shelter in a church and school while security forces imposed a curfew in a bid to contain the latest bout of ethnic violence. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
GUWAHATI, April 25: A day after a tripartite talk with Central and state government, representatives of six communities of Assam demanding Scheduled Tribe status met Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal at his official residence at New Delhi today. The leaders ...Read More

From being a BBA graduate to a Belly Dance instructor, meet Assam’s Jyotsna Borgoyary!

This interview is for all those youngsters who presume life to be the toughest with a raging desire to get in the crowds of majority, forgetting one's true passion or primarily food for soul. This is a must read story ...Read More

Assam: Despite all odds, this youth from Kamrup is scripting his success story through Kathak!

GUWAHATI, April 25: It is hard to take art as a profession. Individuals who want to pursue art have the only option to remain dedicated. Unlike other art forms, dancing is tougher to pursue as a career option. Hemanta is recognized ...Read More

On being an Indian Gorkhali or a Nepali in Northeast India- the identity crisis continues!

Often as I walk down the memory lanes to recall the advent of Nepalese in India, it irks me to know how I am still referred to as being a Nepali from Nepal rather than being a Nepali speaking Gorkha ...Read More

Assam: Video of ULFA celebrating Bihu in Myanmar with NSCN(K) members surfaces!

April 25, 2017: With ULFA(I) setting up its new general headquarters at  Hakiyot, a dense forest 25-30km inside Myanmar, videos of the rebel group celebrating Bihu has emerged from Myanmar along with the NSCN(K) members. ULFA celebrates bihu in Myanmar along ...Read More

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