With the launch of the new Parcel Cargo Express train from Assam to Maharashtra, local northeast produce will now find a market in western India.
The Guwahati Zoo has revived its defunct Animal Adoption Scheme after 11 years, courtesy a young girl’s inexplicable attachment to a Blue and Yellow Macaw
Sonowal has been under fire from all quarters for his silence on the proposed Bill, which many groups in Assam consider a grave threat to the indigenous Assamese population.
The accident occurred at Lampara under Bako police station area after the driver lost control of the bus coming from Siliguri in West Bengal.
As a response to the incident on May 3 where a truck carrying more than 60 dogs was intercepted in Assam, PETA India puts up a pro-vegan billboard in the heart of Guwahati.
Four sites in Assam — Sivsagar district’s Rang Ghar, Kareng Ghar and Siva Dol, and the Kaziranga National Park — to be excluded from the 'Adopt-a-Heritage' scheme, says Centre.
The girl claims that around 2 am, Officer-In-Charge Das sent Dipali Rabha, the woman officer present at the station, out, locked the door, and made her touch his private parts.
The Supreme Court gives its nod to two proposals submitted by NRC state coordinator Prateek Hajela.
In Silchar, a human chain was formed by a large number of people who held placards expressing their support for the Bill. In other parts of Assam, several organisations are opposing it.
Opposing the bill, prominent BJP women's wing leader Meera Borthakur said, "A foreigner is a foreigner, whether Hindu or Muslim. The Assamese people have not become so weak that we need to import people from Bangladesh.
The protesting bodies have been called by the State government for a meeting on Saturday to discuss the matter.
Nine years after the World Bank invested in the Amalgamated Plantations Private Limited-run tea gardens in Assam, two local bodies PAJHRA and PAD call them out on their neglect in an official complaint.
Long ago, the military base for the Ahoms of Assam, and today, a heritage centre celebrating the Brahmaputra. The story of a 19th century bungalow, strategically placed atop a hillock in Guwahati’s Pan Bazaar, in its new avatar.
158 paged chargesheet filed against eight persons in connection with the gangrape and murder of a 12-year-old in a village in Nagaon, Assam on March 23.
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal also requested the Commission to propose an inter-state and international border development programme in North East benefiting all states in order to reduce disputes among them.
Seven ministers inducted into the Assam Cabinet on Thursday in its first expansion since its inception.
What does a “Bicycle Mayor” do? What is a “Bicycle Mayor”? In Guwahati, a 39-year-old cyclist assumes this weighty title as he pushes the pedal on going back to a greener commute.
In Assam’s Sonitpur district, an ecotourism initiative opens doors of three villages to guests as well as economic sustainability.
Awarded the “Best Fashion Designer of The Year” at the Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards 2018 held in Mumbai on Saturday, Sanjukta Dutta from Nagaon speaks about the resurgence of the indigenous Assamese silk industry.
Nagaon rape: The police FIR says the girl was gagged, gangraped, doused in kerosene and set on fire on March 23. Victim’s cousin among three accused
Erosion by the Barak River in Assam’s Cachar District damages an entire road and cuts off connectivity to several villages on the Indo-Bangladesh border.
With 24 heritage sites identified for protection, Assam’s Directorate of Archaeology opens a new chapter on the state's rich history
Assamese EDM artist Axl Hazarika’s Goru Bihu song to be officially screened at Germany’s 47th Sehsüchte, one of the largest international film festivals in Europe.
Utpal Borpujari on his National award-winning film Ishu, witch-hunting and the unusual "reverse trend" where theatre holds more currency than cinema in Assam.
How Village Rockstars, shot with a handheld camera over 150 days by an Assamese filmmaker with no formal training, won multiple National Awards, including Best Film, announced today.