“My father spent six years in prisons including Assam”- Homecoming of a Chinese soldier

“My father spent six years in prisons including Assam”- Homecoming of a Chinese soldier

Beijing: A Chinese soldier, who was stuck in India for over 50 years after crossing the border following the 1962 war, on Saturday returned to China with his Indian family members to a rousing reception and an emotional reunion with his kin. Wang Qi, 77, was received by his close Chinese relatives, besides officials of […]

Assam : World destination Majuli now aims to be India’s first carbon-neutral district !

Assam : World destination Majuli now aims to be India’s first carbon-neutral district !

Guwahati : Majuli aims to be India’s first carbon-neutral district. It is the world’s biggest river island and the first such in India to be declared a district. Now plans are afoot to declare it the country’s first carbon-neutral district by 2020. It is by no means a mean task, but ambitious projects, with the […]

Assam CM Sonowal’s chopper makes emergency landing at Jorhat

Assam CM Sonowal’s chopper makes emergency landing at Jorhat

GUWAHATI: Helicopter carrying Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and minister Keshab Mahanta made an emergency landing at Jorhat suspecting technical malfunction behind it. CM Sonowal was on his way to Sivasagar along with Mahanta to take part in the Asam Sahitya Sabha centenary session when the chopper developed technical snag and had to make an emergency […]

Assam govt to enforce section 144 CrPC near all examination halls

Assam govt to enforce section 144 CrPC near all examination halls

GUWAHATI: To curb the malpractices in High School Leaving Certificate (HSLC) examination under the Board of Secondary Education, Assam (SEBA), the state government has decided to enforce section 144 CrPC within a radius of 200 metres from the examination centre from this year. To enforce section 144 CrPC during the examination period, the state government […]

This entrepreneur from NE India makes the region proud again by winning a National Award!

This entrepreneur from NE India makes the region proud again by winning a National Award!

Known as the youngest entrepreneur from Northeast India, Hironmoy Gogoi from Sivasagar, Assam has recently won a National Award at a glittering ceremony bringing laurels to the region. He received the Award for the ‘Home Grown Business of the Year’ for his venture called ‘Gaon ka Khana’. ‘Gaon Ka Khana” (GKK) is a food startup […]