Assam NRC issue: Mamata offers refuge to people not finding place in NRC list

Assam NRC issue: Mamata offers refuge to people not finding place in NRC list

Guwahati, January 10, 2018: Dragging the issue of updation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday urged people of the state to give shelter to people from Assam “in case they are driven out from the neighbouring State.” “You should remain alert. If someone comes […]

DID YOU KNOW -Bear Grylls has a connection with Northeast India?

DID YOU KNOW -Bear Grylls has a connection with Northeast India?

Edward Michael “Bear” Grylls, born on 7 June 1974 is a Northern Irish born British adventurer, writer and television presenter. He is widely known for his television series Man vs. Wild (2006–2011), originally titled Born Survivor: Bear Grylls in the United Kingdom. Amidst all the fame, did you even bother to trace the roots of this […]

Northeast Indian travelers face hard time as fog affects flight, train services

Northeast Indian travelers face hard time as fog affects flight, train services

New Delhi, Jan 9, 2019 It’s vacation season and travelers to and from Northeast India are planning trips within India and abroad and those with flights scheduled from the Indira Gandhi Airport in Delhi are facing a tough time as numerous flights and trains have been rescheduled owing to decreased visibility due to fog. Foggy […]

Assam’s Jorhat leads the way in achieving ‘sanitation with equity’ through DAAN initiative

If a Devalaya ensures purity of soul, a Shauchalaya ensures purity of the body. And both of them are required for a person to lead a meaningful life

Assam’s Jorhat leads the way in achieving ‘sanitation with equity’ through DAAN initiative

By Ibankyntiew Mawrie ‘Cleanliness is next to Godliness’ This popular adage has been used and overused by many people who intend to drive home their respective point and in this context, a more inclusive perception which is– Cleanliness doesn’t necessarily restrict to physical clarity but also purity of the mind and soul. Using the same […]

Aadhaar- A sitting duck for cyber criminals, says RBI-backed research

Aadhaar- A sitting duck for cyber criminals, says RBI-backed research

January 9, 2018 After a newspaper report claimed breach in Aadhaar database and that access to crucial info was available for an amount as little as Rs 500, concerns over the security of personal data have heightened. While the report could not be independently verified, even if the database cannot be breached, the worry is […]