Assam: World Bank to help Assam tame mighty Brahmaputra river!

Assam: World Bank to help Assam tame mighty Brahmaputra river!

From Our Correspondent Guwahati, February 13, 2018 The World Bank would draft a five year plan for a holistic approach to tackle the flood and erosion problem of Assam including measures for constructive use of the excess water generated by the river during monsoon. A nine member World Bank delegation led by its Country Head […]

Assam: 24 hour ‘chakka bandh’ on Monday

Assam: 24 hour ‘chakka bandh’ on Monday

From our correspondent Guwahati, February 11, 2018 In what could bring transport to a standstill, All Assam Motor Workers’ Joint Council has extended their support to the 24-hour nationwide chakka bandh called by All India Road Transport Workers’ Federation on Monday. The council said all private buses, trucks and taxis will remain off the road from 5am tomorrow in […]

Assam: Himanta Biswa expresses ‘shock’ at ‘claims’ made about Ram Madhav; assures strict action

Assam: Himanta Biswa expresses ‘shock’ at ‘claims’ made about Ram Madhav; assures strict action

TNT Desk | February 12, 2018 BJP Nagaland was on Sunday rocked by a news that allegedly attempted at character assassination of  BJP national leader and in-charge North East, Ram Madhav. It may be mentioned that a website called News Joint had published a report whereby they attempted to tarnish the image of Ram Madhav. The news […]

Assam: Student found dead under mysterious conditions at Maligaon, family assert planned murder!

Assam: Student found dead under mysterious conditions at Maligaon, family assert planned murder!

Guwahati | February 11, 2018 On Saturday, a body of a student was recovered from a bathroom under mysterious conditions. The incident took place in Kamakhya Gate, Maligaon. The deceased has been Pranabjyoti Kalita was found hanged in his friends’ rent house’s bathroom. His family alleged that it was a planned murder. Pranjabjyoti Kalita, from […]

5 things to know about the 1st river taxis launched by OLA in Assam

5 things to know about the 1st river taxis launched by OLA in Assam

Guwahati | February 7, 2018 The Advantage Assam summit that took place in Guwahati earlier this month proved hugely beneficial for the state as well as the region. Besides signing an MoU of approximately Rs. 100,000 crore, an important development of the event was the initiation of a one of a kind river taxis in […]