Netherlands set to boost infrastructure development in Assam

Netherlands set to boost infrastructure development in Assam

GUWAHATI, December 12, 2017: The Netherlands on Monday evinced interest for investment in various sectors in Assam, including infrastructure development and flood management. Netherlands Ambassador to India Alphonsus Stoelinga while speaking to reporters that the country is keen to sign a letter of intent for “greater government to government interaction”. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has […]

Assam: Ramsing Ronghang to take over as new King of Karbis on December 26

Assam: Ramsing Ronghang to take over as new King of Karbis on December 26

GUWAHATI, December 12, 2017: Ramsing Ronghang of Nokterang Ronghang village situated in West Karbi Anglong is set to be coroneted as next Karbi traditional king. He will succeed Harsing Ronghang. Preparations for the ceremony have already begun in Ronghang Rongbong, the conventional capital of Karbi kingdom. After removal of Harsing Ronghang on November 22, 2017, […]

Assam: Woman found dead in Kokrajhar

Assam: Woman found dead in Kokrajhar

GUWAHATI, December 12, 2017: No less sensation spread in Sesapani area from Monday morning with a mysterious death of a woman in Kokrajhar. The Adivasi women who worked in a tea garden was found dead in a house where she has been staying for the last three days.. The mother of two was found dead […]

Assam: Two shot dead by militants in Tinsukia

Assam: Two shot dead by militants in Tinsukia

GUWAHATI, December 12, 2017: Tinsukia on Monday erupts in violence where suspected  militants killed a villager and his son. The incident took place when a group of armed rebels reached Anteswar Mahanta’s at around 7 in the evening near Bordumsa. These groups asked Mahantas to open the door and stormed into the house. Dragging Anteswar Mahanta outside […]

SPORTS | Nagaland Olympics kicks off yesterday

SPORTS | Nagaland Olympics kicks off yesterday

Kohima, December 12, 2017: Over 1,200 athletes from 11 districts of Nagaland are participating in the first ever Nagaland Olympics which started off yesterday and will conclude on December 16. The event organized by Nagaland Olympic Association in sponsorship with Government of Nagaland is open to all and free for everyone to witness. Participators will […]

Nagaland: Hornbill Festival 2017 attracts record 2.43 lakh visitors

Nagaland: Hornbill Festival 2017 attracts record 2.43 lakh visitors

KOHIMA, December 12, 2017: The Hornbill Festival of Nagaland attracted a record 2,43,214 visitors this year, a sharp climb compared to the previous years, a government official said. Tourist Officer of the Department of Tourism, Toka E Tuccumi said a total of 2,43,214 visitors, including 2,401 foreign tourists, 38,700 domestic and 2,02,113 locals enjoyed the […]