President Kovind intervenes to re-open paper mills in Assam

President Kovind intervenes to re-open paper mills in Assam

GUWAHATI, February 11, 2018: The Presidential secretariat responding to a recent memorandum submitted by joint action committee of recognized unions of Cachar Paper Mill and Nagaon Paper Mill owned by state-run Hindustan Paper Corporation Limited in a letter has asked the secretary to the department of public enterprise to take action immediately to ensure the re-opening of these mills […]

Assam: IPS officer earlier suspended for RTI reply now back to power!

Assam: IPS officer earlier suspended for RTI reply now back to power!

Guwahati, February 10. 2018: The Assam Home department on Friday issued a notification saying N. Rajamarthandan an IPS officer has been reinstated and restored as commandant of the 21st Assam Police Battalion at Katlicherra in Hailakandi district, some 330 km south of Guwahati. The IPS officer of the Assam-Meghalaya cadre, who was suspended last year […]

Assam: Dr Premananda Muchahary chosen for ‘Bharat Jyoti’ award

Assam: Dr Premananda Muchahary chosen for ‘Bharat Jyoti’ award

GUWAHATI, February 10, 2018: Dr Premananda Muchahary, Bodo litterateur and Sahitya Academy Award winner has been chosen for the prestigious ‘Bharat Jyoti’ award by a charitable institute, “India International Friendship Society (IIFS)” which is based at Delhi. Muchahary on March 26 will be given the certificate of excellence in New Delhi. India International Friendship Society […]

Assam: Harley-Davidson tour bus arrives Guwahati

Assam: Harley-Davidson tour bus arrives Guwahati

GUWAHATI, February 10, 2018: Harley-Davidson or Harley, an American motorcycle manufacturer company, the most talked about Harley-Davidson Tour Bus has arrived Guwahati on Friday morning. The bus is currently taking a wide city ride.                 The bus on February 15 will begin a 17 day tour covering parts of Assam which […]

Assam: One killed and two injured in a road mishap at Boragaon

Assam: One killed and two injured in a road mishap at Boragaon

GUWAHATI, February 10, 2018: In a tragic accident, a truck bearing registration number AS-01-FC-3750 hit a two wheeler bearing registration number AS-01-AV-0356, leaving one dead at Boragaon on Friday afternoon. The incident took place when the two wheeler was travelling from Beltola towards Jalukbari, and was carrying a couple and their son. The husband and the […]

Six Assam tribes may soon get Scheduled Tribe status

Six Assam tribes may soon get Scheduled Tribe status

GUWAHATI, February 9, 2018: The Assam government is trying to include the state’s six ethnic communities in the Scheduled Tribe list and is sending regular proposals to the Centre in this regard, state minister Pramila Rani Brahma told the Assembly here today. At present, granting ST status to the six communities is being studied by […]