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Ambubachi Mela at Assam's Kamakhya Temple kicks off, do not miss - Times of India

22Jun2018
Times of IndiaAmbubachi Mela at Assam's Kamakhya Temple kicks off, do not missTimes of IndiaThere is no denying the fact that India is a place of weirdly interesting practices and people. One nation, where even the misfits feel at home. In yet another reiteration of the fact, Assam's Kamakhya Temple is all set to celebrate the menstruation ...Ambubachi Mela Takes off in AssamNorthEast Todayall 5 news articles »
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Assam writers win prizes - The Telegraph India

23Jun2018
The Telegraph IndiaAssam writers win prizesThe Telegraph IndiaDas, who hails from Raha in central Assam's Nagaon district, and works as a senior sub-editor of a leading vernacular daily here, said the award was recognition "not to me but to the Assamese children's literature." Born in 1959, Das has so far written ...and more »
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Assam flood: Death toll reaches 21, situation improves - Economic Times

22Jun2018
Economic TimesAssam flood: Death toll reaches 21, situation improvesEconomic TimesAssam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) officials said that three people died: one in Karimganj and two others in Cachar -- due to flood on Friday. A total of 3,69,402 people are reportedly reeling under flood in 449 villages of five flood ...Death toll in Assam floods increases to 24Times of IndiaAssam Floods: 3 more dead, this years' count reaches 24The New Indian Expressall 13 news articles »
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Authorities review law and order situation in Assam ahead of NRC draft publication due on 30 June - Firstpost

22Jun2018
FirstpostAuthorities review law and order situation in Assam ahead of NRC draft publication due on 30 JuneFirstpostGuwahati: Senior Assam government officials on Friday reviewed the law and order situation of four districts ahead of the publication of the next draft of National Register of Citizens (NRC) slated for the month end, officials said. The officials, who ...Law and order situation reviewed ahead of NRC draft publication in AssamThe Arunachal TimesSiblings of 'declared foreigners' won't be in Assam NRC, says high courtHindustan TimesUN registrars raise concern over fate of Bengali Muslims in AssamDaily News & AnalysisThe New Indian Express -APN Newsall 18 news articles »
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Couple In Assam Dragged Off Bike, Beaten, Forced To Marry, Say Police - NDTV

22Jun2018
NDTVCouple In Assam Dragged Off Bike, Beaten, Forced To Marry, Say PoliceNDTVThe couple was driving through a village in Assam's Goalpara district on Tuesday when their bike was intercepted by a group of villagers. In a video, which has been widely shared on social media, a man holding a staff can be seen threatening the couple ...Moral policing in Assam: Unmarried couple assaulted by mob in Goalpara district; couple forced to marry, claims man ...FirstpostIn Assam, mob thrashes unmarried couple for 'travelling on motorcycle together'Daily News & AnalysisTwo held in moral policing case in AssamUnited News of IndiaThe Shillong Timesall 48 news articles »
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In 'Heart'warming Move, Assamese Citizens Are Giving Poor Families a 'Gift of Life'! - The Better India

12Jun2018
The Better IndiaIn 'Heart'warming Move, Assamese Citizens Are Giving Poor Families a 'Gift of Life'!The Better IndiaWhen Shivani Tibrewal, a businesswoman and the current president of the Rotary Club of Greater Tezpur (RCGT), met Kiran Joshi, a chartered accountant and fellow Rotarian from Shillong, she discovered the Gift of Life Program. The program is an ...
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Kalaguru Bishnuprasad Rabha remembered on Rabha Divas at ... - The News Mill

22Jun2018
The News MillKalaguru Bishnuprasad Rabha remembered on Rabha Divas at ...The News MillOn the occasion of the death anniversary of Kalaguru Bishnuprasad Rabha – celebrated as Rabha Divas in Assam – who contributed immensely to the literary, ...Assam: TU celebrates Rabha Divas - NeNowNortheast Nowall 2 news articles »
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Assam's Tezpur pays glowing tribute to Kalaguru Bishnu Prasad Rabha - Northeast Now

20Jun2018
Northeast NowAssam's Tezpur pays glowing tribute to Kalaguru Bishnu Prasad RabhaNortheast Now2 min read. Along with rest of Assam, Tezpur also observed 49th death anniversary of Kalaguru Bishnu Prasad Rabha under the aegis of Tezpur Sahitya Sabha, Sonitpur district unit of All Assam Student Union (AASU) and various other organizations on ...
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81-year-old British citizen traces his roots back to Tezpur's Borjuli TE - Northeast Now

14Jun2018
Northeast Now81-year-old British citizen traces his roots back to Tezpur's Borjuli TENortheast NowRupert arrived in Assam last week with his wife, Renata, 77, having traced back his father's life as a Doctor in Borjuli tea garden in Tezpur, Assam in 1928. The octogenarian, an ex Nestle employee has painstakingly put pieces of history together to ...
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Six more die in Assam, donations pour in for deluge-hit in Manipur - Times of India

20Jun2018
Times of IndiaSix more die in Assam, donations pour in for deluge-hit in ManipurTimes of IndiaHe said steps would be taken to provide proper healthcare for the victims in the camps and paediatricians from the Silchar Medical College and Hospital would be engaged. He added that many roads were damaged and that they would approach appropriate ...Assam's Barak valley still reeling under flood watersNortheast NowSix more die in Assam floods, over 5.5 lakh still maroonedBusiness StandardAssam scene improves, relief camps fullThe Telegraph IndiaNorthEast Today -The News Millall 73 news articles »
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Train services continue to be affected on Silchar-Lumding BG section - The Sentinel

16Jun2018
The SentinelTrain services continue to be affected on Silchar-Lumding BG sectionThe SentinelSilchar, June 15: Fresh landslips continue to affect running of train services on Silchar-Lumding BG hills section. As reported earlier, heavy showers in the hills leading to landslides from the morning of Thursday disrupted the train services. Though ...Landslides disrupt rail linkThe Telegraph Indiaall 7 news articles »
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Train services hit in Assam - Times of India

15Jun2018
Times of IndiaTrain services hit in AssamTimes of IndiaThe affected trains are - Guwahati-Silchar fast passenger, Sealdah-Silchar Kanchenjunga Express, Silchar-Guwahati Fast passenger and Agartala-Sealdah Kanchenjunga Express. However, there is no passenger train stranded within the affected section.Trains services remain disrupted due to landslides in Lumding – Badarpur hill sectionThe Shillong TimesTrain services remain suspended due to fresh landslidesUnited News of IndiaRail link to Tripura snapped following landslides in Dima Hasao, thousand passengers stranded at LumdingindiabloomsNorthEastIndia24 (press release)all 21 news articles »
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Silchar to be developed as Act East city, transport hub - Times of India

27May2018
Silchar to be developed as Act East city, transport hubTimes of IndiaSILCHAR: The state government plans on developing Silchar as one of the 'Act East cities' and as a counter-magnet area to Guwahati. Besides decongesting Guwahati, the plan will also project Silchar at the forefront of the growing economic relations of ...
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Thiruvananthapuram-Silchar weekly express rescheduled - United News of India

18Jun2018
Thiruvananthapuram-Silchar weekly express rescheduledUnited News of IndiaThe official press release said that the Thiruvananthapuram-Silchar weekly superfast express scheduled to leave the Thiruvananthapuram at 1655 hrs on Jun 18, was been cancelled due to the cancellation of pairing of train as the extensive Rail Track ...
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Justice Ranjan Gogoi attends legal camp in Silchar - Times of India

10Jun2018
Justice Ranjan Gogoi attends legal camp in SilcharTimes of IndiaSILCHAR: Supreme Court judge Justice Ranjan Gogoi attended a legal aid camp held at Assam University, Silchar on Saturday. The camp, organized by the National Legal Services Authority (NLSA), was organized for beneficiaries of government schemes.
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Super specialty hospital at Silchar to serve neighbouring states too - The Shillong Times

08Jun2018
The Shillong TimesSuper specialty hospital at Silchar to serve neighbouring states tooThe Shillong TimesGUWAHATI: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday inaugurated Jeevanjyoti Institute of Medical Sciences, a 300-bed super specialty hospitality at Silchar that is expected to boost healthcare facility in the entire Barak valley and also serve ...CM inaugurates super specialty hospital in SilcharUnited News of IndiaAssam: CM inaugurates super specialty hospital at SilcharNortheast Nowall 3 news articles »
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Assam: New digital fertilizer marketing scheme launched in Darrang - Northeast Now

20Jun2018
Northeast NowAssam: New digital fertilizer marketing scheme launched in DarrangNortheast NowThe land of historic farmers' uprising of Pathorughat, Darrang district on Wednesday once again created history in the field of agriculture when the district launched facility of purchase of IFFCO (Indian Farmers Fertilizer Cooperative Ltd) fertilizers ...and more »
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In Assam's Barak Valley, Muslims fear the new citizenship bill will disempower them politically - Scroll.in

22Jun2018
Scroll.inIn Assam's Barak Valley, Muslims fear the new citizenship bill will disempower them politicallyScroll.inSome even claimed to have voted in the last Assembly elections in Assam in 2016, brandishing voter identity cards as proof. “We know people here, that is why we came here,” Das explained, when asked about the choice of his new home, which lies in a ...and more »
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Develop city colleges, demands Assam SFI - The Telegraph India

23Jun2018
The Telegraph IndiaDevelop city colleges, demands Assam SFIThe Telegraph IndiaGuwahati: The Assam state committee of the Students' Federation of India (SFI) on Friday demanded the state government to develop the infrastructure and other facilities of the city's colleges. The SFI had filed a petition under the RTI Act on teacher ...and more »
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Sheoran confirms entryfor Guwahati Meet - The Hindu

19Jun2018
The HinduSheoran confirms entryfor Guwahati MeetThe HinduThe 'mysterious' Nirmala Sheoran is expected to make an appearance at the National inter-State athletics championship to be held at Guwahati from June 26. The championship will be the last chance for athletes to make the team for the Asian Games.
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Silchar meeting called off - The Telegraph India

31May2018
The Telegraph IndiaSilchar meeting called offThe Telegraph IndiaHailakandi: A meeting called by Khilongiya Mancha in Silchar on scrapping of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, was cancelled by the organisers on Wednesday. Pro-talks Ulfa leaders Anup Chetia, Mrinal Hazarika and Jiten Dutta, were scheduled to ...
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Guwahati's Kamakhya Temple kicks off Ambubachi Mela 2018 ... - India Today

21Jun2018
India TodayGuwahati's Kamakhya Temple kicks off Ambubachi Mela 2018 ...India TodayGuwahati, the capital city of Assam is gearing up for the four-day long Ambubachi Mela at Kamakhya Temple, which will begin tomorrow, June 22.Ambubachi Mela: A festival in Assam that celebrates the ...Free Press Journal (blog)Ambubachi mela begins todayThe Telegraph IndiaCM inaugurates Ambubachi Mela 2018 - Guwahati PlusGuwahati Plusall 15 news articles »
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Death toll in Assam floods increases to 24 - Times of India

22Jun2018
Times of IndiaDeath toll in Assam floods increases to 24Times of IndiaGUWAHATI: With the recovery of three more bodies the death toll in Assam floods has increased to 24. Though the overall situation showed improvement on Friday. One body has been retrieved from Nilambazar area of Karimganj and two from Sadar and ...3 more dead; overall flood situation improves in AssamIndia Todayall 13 news articles »
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Assam cop gets two year jail for custodial torture | Guwahati News ... - Times of India

21Jun2018
Times of IndiaAssam cop gets two year jail for custodial torture | Guwahati News ...Times of IndiaThe district sessions court in Guwahati on Thursday sentenced the police superintendent of Goalpara district, Amitav Sinha to two years imprisonment a.Assam cop gets two year jail for custodial tortureNYOOOZAssam: Goalpara SP Amitava Sinha convicted in custodial torture caseNortheast NowGoalpara SP convicted for custodial torture - Guwahati PlusGuwahati Plusall 13 news articles »
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Meet the Vaastu Expert of Guwahati - Hemanta Kumar Sarmah - Guwahati Plus

22Jun2018
Guwahati PlusMeet the Vaastu Expert of Guwahati - Hemanta Kumar SarmahGuwahati PlusGUWAHATI: An engineer by designation and an entrepreneur by profession, Hemanta Kumar Sarmah is a Guwahati based vaastu expert. Born in Digboi town of Assam, Hemanta did his early schooling from Bhaskar Vidyapith School Guwahati before ...
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