Advantage Assam: hope and aspiration on the fray!

Advantage Assam: hope and aspiration on the fray!

By RAKTIM BARUAH | DECEMBER 10, 2017 In yet another international event in the name and style of investors’ summit is nearing in Assam. The BJP-led government of the North-east Indian state is organizing a two-day long global investors’ summit in its capital city, Guwahati on February 3 and 4 next year with a hope […]

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Pathetic condition of small tea growers in Assam

The present cost of production across Tinsukia is more than the per kg price of Green Tea Leaves,which is Rs 7.5. If this is the case than how can small tea growers accept anything below the cost of production?

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Pathetic condition of small tea growers in Assam

Date: November 11, 2017 To The Editor TNT- The Northeast Today Respected Editor, In 1823, the British first discovered tea plants in Sadiya and the first tea plantation was started in Chabua near Tinsukia. The present cost of production across Tinsukia is more than the per kg price of Green Tea Leaves,which is Rs 7.5. […]

Raising the bar of Bartending profession in Northeast India- Diageo Bar Academy (DBA)

Bartending is a passion with a lot of hard-work , etiquette ,patience , learning and love for Spirit & bar with a great career concept .Hence, in order to provide substance and more value to this profession, companies like Diageo are taking the lead in training bartenders and ‘Raise the bar’ culture to the next level

Raising the bar of Bartending profession in Northeast India- Diageo Bar Academy (DBA)

-By Shweta Raj Kanwar Bartending is a passion with a lot of hard-work , etiquette ,patience , learning and love for Spirit & bar with a great career concept .Hence, in order to provide substance and more value to this profession, companies like Diageo are taking the lead in training bartenders and ‘Raise the bar’ […]

ASSAM | Despite criticisms from Northeast fans, Assam govt praised by FIFA U-17 World Cup organizers

ASSAM | Despite criticisms from Northeast fans, Assam govt praised by FIFA U-17 World Cup organizers

KOLKATA, October 25, 2017: Blaming the elements for the last minute shifting of the FIFA U-17 World Cup semifinal between Brazil and England from Guwahati to Kolkata, the Local Organising Committee(LOC) on Wednesday praised the Assam government for its help during the tournament. LOC Tournament Director Javier Ceppi commended the authorities in Assam for helping the organisers in trying to […]

‘Vikas’ goes missing in Northeast India: Will BJP’s 5-point agenda find ‘Vikas’?

‘Vikas’ goes missing in Northeast India: Will BJP’s 5-point agenda find ‘Vikas’?

-By Shweta Raj Kanwar SHILLONG: On October 12, 2017, the visit of Union Minister Alphons Joseph Kannanthanam in Tura came with BJP’s 5 point key areas of development (Vikas) – infrastructure, education, employment, tourism development and eradicating corruption. However, since the inception of BJP at the centre, many Northeast Indian states have been on the lookout for […]

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR- Community policing, an answer to crime against women in Meghalaya?

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR- Community policing, an answer to crime against women in Meghalaya?

Dated: October 22, 2017 To The Editor TNT- The Northeast Today Dear Editor, National Crime Records Bureau(NCRB) statistics pointed that crime against women in increasing by more than 200 percent over the last two decades with rape incidents listing the top. Latest case coming from Nongthymmai of a 48-year old man alleged of raping a nine year old from the same […]