Assam welcomes New Year with 'Rongali Bihu' Guwahati (Assam) , Apr 20 : Festivals are an integral part of cultures across the world. Recently, the north-eastern state of Assam celebrated one of its most significant festivals 'Rongali Bihu'.
Nation celebrates Good Friday with religious fervour Guwahati/Siliguri (Assam/West Bengal) Apr. 14 : Good Friday was observed across the nation on Friday including Guwahati and Siliguri, marking the death of Jesus Christ and his crucifixion at Calvary Mountain.
BJP steals the show in assembly by-polls New Delhi , Apr. 13 : Out of the nine assembly by-polls held in the five states, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday registered victory at four places including Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Assam.
Congress reopens PM's education qualification debate, asks 'why so ... New Delhi , Apr. 11 : With an Assam court issuing a bailable warrant against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over his tweets on Narendra Modi's educational background, the Congress on Tuesday shot a question at the Prime Minister asking why he was so 'secretive' about his education.
BJP-ruled states working hard to achieve housing for all by 2022 New Delhi , Apr.7 : Bharatiya Janata Party-ruled states like Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Assam and the Congress-ruled state of Karnataka are working hard to implement the Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G) target of providing housing for all by the year 2022.
'Swachh mela' organised in Assam's Jorhat district Jorhat (Assam), Apr. 7 : In a bid to spread awareness about the importance of 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan,' Public Health Engineering (PHE) department has organised a one-day district level 'swachh mela' in Jorhat district in collaboration with district administration.
Idea launches 4G services in Assam New Delhi , Apr. 1 : Telecom operator Idea Cellular on Friday launched its 4G services in Assam circle, starting with five towns, namely Jorhat, Tezpur, Nagaon, Bongaigaon and Lumding, and is looking to further expand 4G network to cover 13 towns including Guwahati, by April 2017.
Four women killed in Assam road mishap Guwahati, Mar 30 : At least four women were killed and seven others injured while a vehicle they were travelling skidded off from the road and fell into a roadside gorge in Lower Assam's Dhubri district on Thursday morning.
President Pranab Mukherjee to inaugurate Assam's mega river festival ... Guwahati, Mar 30 : : President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the Namami Brahmaputra Festival, the biggest ever river festival in India on Friday in Guwahati.Guwahati, Mar 30 : : President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the Namami Brahmaputra Festival, the biggest ever river festival in India ...
Assam bribery case: Arrested govt official sent to police custody Guwahati, Mar 29 : A local court of Assam on Wednesday sent Irrigation department Secretary Kujendra Doley to five days police custody, who was arrested by the sleuths of Vigilance and Anti Corruption (V&AC) from his office in Dispur Janata Bhawan after taking bribe from a contractor on Tuesday.