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Assam: Nexus between Assam Rifles’ officers and suppliers result in poor quality food for Jawans!

Guwahati: After complaints by Border Security Force (BSF) and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) constables, a cartel of food contractors supplying poor and inferior quality food in the Assam Rifles has come to light in Assam. Referring to a video ...Read More

Northeast gets its first ever pilgrim train!

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GUWAHATI: The first-ever dedicated tourist train from the region taking devotees to places of religious interest in the eastern sector will start its inaugural run from Guwahati on February 17. Named 'Aastha Circuit Tourist Train', the IRCTC said services on this train ...Read More

Assam: AGP-BJP members arrested for smuggling rhino horns

Guwahati, Jan 12: The Special Task Force (STF) on Thursday arrested two persons at Bokakhat for their involvement in smuggling of one horned rhino horns. A sharp increase in poaching activities in recent times have pushed STF to be on ...Read More

Assam: Here is what’s wrong with Indian men, Priyakshi Goswami captures a picture and narrates her ordeal!

A facebook post was put up by Priyakshi Goswami, from Assam yesterday evening about her ordeal on a bus journey with a man who is about the age of her parents. This man is said to have purposely leaned forward ...Read More

Assam celebrates ‘Uruka’ feast ahead of Magh Bihu

GUWAHATI: People from all walks of life on Friday thronged the markets in Assam on Uruka -- the annual festival of feast -- ahead of the Magh Bihu celebrations starting on Saturday. Markets across the state were thronged since Friday ...Read More

Assam Public Service Commission former chief Rakesh Paul denied bail!

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GUWAHATI: All is not well for former Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) chairperson Rakesh Paul as the Gauhati high court rejected the bail plea of cash-for-job scam. The court order came after Assam Police submitted the case diary in court, ...Read More

Football: 9-year old Assam boy selected to train in Germany

Chandan Boro, a son of a garbage collector and tea shop helper will have his life changed forever as the direction it is now moving will help him live his dream. The 9-year from Udalguri district has been selected to ...Read More

Assam’s Mobile Theaters are successfully bridging generation gaps in times of Sci-fi!

Legendary actor-playwright Dario Fo once said, “A theater, a literature, an artistic expression that does not speak for its own time has no relevance.” With the mobile theater culture almost having vanished from the national imagination, the Assamese “Bhramyaman theater” ...Read More

Assam Job Scam: Former APSC chairperson denied bail!

GUWAHATI: The Gauhati high court on Thursday rejected the bail plea of cash-for-job scam key accused and former Assam Public Service Commission(APSC) chairperson Rakesh Paul. He moved the high court after a special judges' court here rejected his bail prayer ...Read More

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