Flights from Guwahati to Southeast Asia to get cheaper, thanks to Assam Govt!

Flights from Guwahati to Southeast Asia to get cheaper, thanks to Assam Govt!

Guwahati, January 16, 2018: Good news for travel enthusiasts as travelling to Southeast Asia is likely to get cheaper for those who are ready to fly out of Guwahati, as Assam government has made a proposal to subsidise airfares. Aviation Secretary R.N. Choubey said that the central government is working on a request made by […]

Assam: Could anti-minority be the reason behind the proposed Two-Child Policy?

Assam: Could anti-minority be the reason behind the proposed Two-Child Policy?

Guwahati, January 12, 2018: If the Two-Child Policy comes into effect in Assam later this year, the proposed legislation on population control will disqualify Assamese with more than two children from applying for government jobs, standing for elected government service, including panchayats and civic bodies and from select housing, employment and other schemes. “Assam is […]

Assam Government to build 83,000 houses for weaker sections of society!

Assam Government to build 83,000 houses for weaker sections of society!

Guwahati, January 12, 2018: The Assam government announced that it would build 83,000 houses in urban areas under the Affordable Housing Policy for the financially weaker section of the society . Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has ordered the Urban Development Department to prepare the policy as soon as possible. An official release stated, “Government of […]

Assam: Inter-state check gates to shut down from August

Assam: Inter-state check gates to shut down from August

Guwahati, July 17, 2017: Assam government  announced to shut down all inter-state check gates from next month, a step aimed at reducing transportation cost of essential items coming from other states. “The government has taken an in-principle decision to shut down all check gates along the inter-state borders. As a measure of goodwill, the state […]

Assam: First ever digital archive launched in the state!

Assam: First ever digital archive launched in the state!

GUWAHATI: Assam government today launched the first digital archive of the Northeast at Jyoti Chitraban Film Studio here to preserve films, music, special events, photographs and texts. The Jyoti Chitraban Music Archive that was inaugurated by state Culture Minister Naba Kumar Doley on December 30 last year has now been renamed as Jyoti Chitraban Digital […]