Assam bandh to protest non-inclusion of tribal leader, hits normal life

Assam bandh to protest non-inclusion of tribal leader, hits normal life

PTI | Morigaon, Apr 27, 2018:  A 12-hour shutdown in central Assam to protest the non-inclusion of tribal MLA Rama Kanta Deori in the expanded Assam cabinet today hit life in parts of the state, which witnessed sporadic violence, police said. The Sarbananda Sonowal cabinet was expanded for the first time since 2016 yesterday, and […]

Assam: ADBU students strive to weaponize every child with ‘education’

Assam: ADBU students strive to weaponize every child with ‘education’

TNT Desk | Guwahati, April 25, 2018:  With an aim to generate awareness on the importance of child education in the schools located near the Sonapur-based University, fourth semester students of M.A. Mass Communication of Assam Don Bosco University (ADBU) on Wednesday organised an orientation programme on Learning and Academic Stress Management at St. Patrick’s High School, Nazirakhat, Assam. […]

Finance Commission to visit Assam to assess state of finances

Finance Commission to visit Assam to assess state of finances

News on Air | Guwahati, April 25, 2018:  The 15th Finance Commission is visiting Assam today to assess the state of the finances, its socio-economic challenges and understand the efforts of the state government to tackle them. During the three-day visit, the Commission led by Chairman NK Singh will have meetings with Chief Minister Sarbananda […]

6 new faces likely in Assam cabinet

6 new faces likely in Assam cabinet

IANS | Guwahati, April 25, 2018: Close to two years after the formation of the Assam government, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal is all set to expand his cabinet for the first time on Thursday. Sources said that six new ministers are likely to be inducted in the cabinet including four from the BJP and one each […]