Show on Assamese culture to be produce by former beauty queen

Show on Assamese culture to be produce by former beauty queen

Mahika Sharma is an Indian actress and model. Born in Tinsukia she was the first Indian contestant to be at top 10 among the pageant Miss Universe Peace and Humanity. This former Miss Teen Northeast Mahika Sharma is all set to produce a TV show focusing on Assamese fashion, food items, festivals and more ALSO […]

Driver turns approver in Sheena Bora murder case

Driver turns approver in Sheena Bora murder case

GUWAHATI: In a fresh update to the Sheena Bora murder case, the prime accused Indrani Mukerjea’s driver Shyamvar Rai has approved and confessed as being a part of the murder of the 24-year-old’s brutal murder. Shyamvar Rai on Wednesday confessed to the special CBI court in Mumbai that Sheena Bora was strangulated to death and […]

HIV fear haunts Assam amidst increase in drug abuse cases

HIV fear haunts Assam amidst increase in drug abuse cases

GUWAHATI: The fear of HIV infections among injecting drug users (IDUs) in the city looms larger than ever with police unveiling drug users, racketeers and busting drug dens. As per a report, Kamrup (metro) district reported 4,268 HIV-positive cases till September 30, 2015. So rampant has this menace become that Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi […]

Cyber crime affects Assam yet again- Assamese singer at the altar

Cyber crime affects Assam yet again- Assamese singer at the altar

GUWAHATI: With easy internet access, people all over the world have latched themselves to it and made it their domain of secret crimes. With secrecy mantained and easy accessibility to a person’s information, defaming a person becomes very easy without much effort. A similar scenario came to light in Guwahati on May 10 when an […]

Ajmal has ‘National level’ plans for AIUDF

Ajmal has ‘National level’ plans for AIUDF

GUWAHATI: Perfume baron All India United Democratic Front(AIUDF) chief Badruddin Ajmal is looking far ahead on the prospects of his party contributing after the Assam elections and plans to campaign in the Uttar Pradesh polls next year as part of a “grand alliance” with JD(U) and RJD. While speaking to newsmen he said, “Bihar Chief Minister Nitish […]

Assamese film to be screened in Barcelona

Assamese film to be screened in Barcelona

An Assamese short film has been selected to be featured and screened at the Barcelona Planet Film Festival which is to be held in Spain. The film revolves around an 18 year old disabled boy who has to deal with life and all its tribulations. The film is called Bhranti and is seven minutes long. […]

Pakistani hacker hacks Assam government website

Pakistani hacker hacks Assam government website

ASSAM: A hacker from Pakistan hacked the Kaziranga official website. The youth Faisal Afzal who is popularly known as Faisal 1337 after hacking the website posted a status on Facebook stating, “Again, Assam government hacked.” The youth has also claimed to hacking the Assam government’s inland water transport department. He also made a statement shaming the […]

Assam: Students can now write examinations in Assamese

Assam: Students can now write examinations in Assamese

GUWAHATI: The Supreme Court has made announcements that it will now allow students of the State appearing for National Entrance Test (NEET) to write the examination in Assamese. A three-member bench led by Anil R Dave, adjudged that apart from English and Hindi, students can now also write their papers in Telegu, Assamese, Gujarati, Marathi, […]