Assam: 7 ULFA(I) Cadres and ULFA(I) Linkman arrested at Tinsukia

Assam: 7 ULFA(I) Cadres and ULFA(I) Linkman arrested at Tinsukia

GUWAHATI: In a major joint operation of Assam Police, Assam Rifles and paramilitary personnel from CRPF apprehended seven ULFA(I) cadres and ULFA(I) linkman from various parts of Tinsukia. The cadres apprehended have been identified as Madhab Dutta, Bitu Bora, Kolai Chutiya, Khiteswar Chutiya, Sarat Moran and Montu Sonowal by Makum Police. While another cadre identified […]

An exclusive interview with Rahul Kaushik of ‘Eclipse’, a talented Bass player from Assam!

An exclusive interview with Rahul Kaushik of ‘Eclipse’, a talented Bass player from Assam!

“Bass is a versatile instrument that is absolutely free from the orthodox notions of musical playability. I have dedicated myself in finding out different ways in which the Bass can add both colour and texture to the music” A native of Assam, Rahul Kaushik is a master of the 4 string electric bass. A talented […]

In conversation with Rupaleem Goswami, Mrs North East 2016, 1st Runners up

In conversation with Rupaleem Goswami, Mrs North East 2016, 1st Runners up

“Gone are the days when married woman were epitomized as goddess of sacrifice and she had no option but to confine herself to household chores with no words of appreciation” A social worker, a doting mother Rupaleem Goswami is the 1st Runners up of 6th Darpan Mrs. Northeast 2016. She strongly believes in women empowerment […]

Aamir Khan on a visit to Northeast India; scheduled to visit tourist destinations!

Aamir Khan on a visit to Northeast India; scheduled to visit tourist destinations!

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan arrived in Dhemaji on Tuesday in a hush-hush manner. The actor accompanied by his wife and his son left for Arunachal Pradesh via Kolajan after crossing the Brahmaputra in a ferry at Dibrugarh. Sources close to the Bollywood superstar disclosed that the actor is on a visit to the north-eastern part […]

Assam: Minister supports citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshis

Assam: Minister supports citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshis

GUWAHATI: Influential Assam minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma asserted that Hindus have to look for alternative means in the state to ensure that they do not become minorities, thus covertly supporting citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshis in Assam. Talking to reporters after inauguration of his latest compilation of newspaper articles, Dr Sarma said, “Assamese are already […]

Assam: BSF seizes consignment of silver, nabs cattle smuggler

Assam: BSF seizes consignment of silver, nabs cattle smuggler

GUWAHATI: The Guwahati Frontier personnel of the Border Security Force (BSF) have seized about eight kilograms of silver about to be smuggled out to Bangladesh, a BSF spokesman said. In a separate incident, they also apprehended one Indian cattle smuggler from near the Indo-Bangla border in Coochbehar district of West Bengal. The incident took place […]