Assam hills council planning voluntary retirement for around 1,000 staff to “get rid” of them

Assam hills council planning voluntary retirement for around 1,000 staff to “get rid” of them

Guwahati, December 18, 2017: The North Cachar Hills Autonomous Council (NCHAC), which controls almost all departments in the Dima Hasao district with executive power except general administration, police, treasury, election and judiciary, has not paid any salary to its employees since November 2016. The NCHAC is therefore planning voluntary retirement for around 1,000 staff to “get […]

Man from Assam found dead in Goa

Man from Assam found dead in Goa

GUWAHATI, December 18, 2017: A 25-year-old labourer from Assam has been found murdered and his body buried near the house where he was staying in Varca, around 40 km away from here in South Goa. According to police sources, the deceased, Rawal alias Samuel Sorul, was staying along with 20 other labourers in a house […]

Assam man pedals floating cycle made from bamboo to clear litter in river Thames

Assam man pedals floating cycle made from bamboo to clear litter in river Thames

Guwahati Dec 17,2017 :Assam’s Dhruv Boruah loves adventures with a purpose and to generate awareness about plastic pollution, he made a special floating bicycle from bamboo and pedalled down the Thames river in the UK to clear litter. He cycled 150 miles (241 km approximately) from Lechlade, Gloucestershire to Tower Bridge near London for nine days in September and collected things such as plastic bottles, […]