Assam: Dead body recovered from NH-7

Assam: Dead body recovered from NH-7

GUWAHATI, December 6, 2017: A dead body of a man identified as Niranjan Das of Garigaon has been recovered from a culvert of NH-37, near 7 Mile. Over consumption of alcohol can also be a reason behind the death as suspected by the localites. The dead body was first seen by a local of the […]

Northeast India tourism hurdles will end, says Union minister KJ Alphons

Northeast India tourism hurdles will end, says Union minister KJ Alphons

Union Minister of State for Tourism K.J. Alphons on Tuesday assured that he will take up at proper level the issue of northeastern states being kept as Level II destinations by many countries. He also said that he would look into the issue of having direct flights from foreign countries to northeastern states to boost […]

Assam: Wife stabs husband to death

Assam: Wife stabs husband to death

GUWAHATI, December 6, 2017: In a shocking incident, a women hailing from Sonitpur, Chariduwar area has been arrested for stabbing her husband out of rage and revenge. Kartik Gowala, victim was an alcoholic, who use to beat his wife on a daily basis after consuming alcohol. Satish Sahoo, O.C of Sonitpur Chariduwar police station while […]

Assam: 6th International Tourism Mart 2017 begins in Guwahati

Assam: 6th International Tourism Mart 2017 begins in Guwahati

GUWAHATI, December 6, 2017: The 6th International Tourism Mart began in Guwahati with the spotlight on India’s “Act East Policy”, blossoming ties with ASEAN and the larger East Asia region, home to the world’s rapidly growing economies and India’s emerging tourism markets. Besides deliberations on promotion of tourism in the North East Region in general, […]

Assam’s Majuli island: In 20 years, it may not exist anymore!

Every year, a little more of the island washes away during the floods. Surveys suggest that in 20 years, this island may not even exist anymore

Assam’s Majuli island: In 20 years, it may not exist anymore!

The largest river island in the world is in Assam. In 20 years, it may not exist anymore. Located on the Brahmaputra river in Assam, Majuli is a small island with a rich history. At the beginning of the 20th century, the island had a total area of 1250 square kilometres, but over time, as […]