Redstrib
ASSAM
Blackline
Guwahati: Dwarves, ranging from one-and-a-half feet to three feet in height, across the country can now live in with dignity and comfort, with a theatre actor setting up a village with houses adapted to their stature.
Published 29-Apr-2017 08:47 IST | Updated 10:27 IST
Guwahati: Fake currency with a face value of Rs one lakh in Rs 2000 denomination notes was seized by BSF personnel from the Indo-Bangladesh international border in south Salmara district of Assam.
Published 24-Apr-2017 17:29 IST
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to continue the existing North East Industrial Investment Promotion Policy, 2007 (NEIIPP) till a new policy is rolled out.
Published 23-Apr-2017 21:14 IST
Dibrugarh (Assam): One person was arrested here on Saturday for allegedly giving a death threat to popular Assamese and Bollywood singer Zubeen Garg on the social media.
Published 22-Apr-2017 18:59 IST
Guwahati: A joint team of the Army and Assam police seized a huge cache of explosives, including gelatin sticks and detonators, from two persons in the state's Kamrup District, a defence spokesman said on Thursday.
Published 20-Apr-2017 20:38 IST
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday hailed the Union Cabinet's decision to do away with red beacons on cars of ministers, bureaucrats, politicians and VVIPs.
Published 20-Apr-2017 18:25 IST
Guwahati: A day after union minister M Venkaiah Naidu criticised the delay in the smart city project here, Guwahati Development Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday said it got delayed as no work on it was done during Congress rule.
Published 19-Apr-2017 19:39 IST
Guwahati: Assamese will be made a mandatory subject in all schools in Assam till Class 10, Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Wednesday.
Published 19-Apr-2017 18:15 IST
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday expressed concern and directed officials to conduct an inquiry after a video of a boy carrying body of his brother on cycle surfaced at Majuli island in Brahmaputra here.
Published 19-Apr-2017 07:16 IST | Updated 09:47 IST
Guwahati: At least two poachers were killed by forest guards in Assam's Orang national park on Tuesday, an official said. The guards also recovered a .303 rifle, 10 bullets and an axe.
Published 18-Apr-2017 11:47 IST
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday met Chinese Ambassador to India Luo Zhaohui here and discussed various issues of mutual interest and concern.
Published 18-Apr-2017 07:46 IST
New Delhi: 'Ya Ali' (movie- Gangster) fame singer Zubin Garg left a Rongali Bihu function midway, in Assam's Guwahati, after the organizers allegedly barred him from singing Hindi songs.
Published 17-Apr-2017 09:53 IST | Updated 11:12 IST
Dhemaji: BJP candidate Ranoj Pegu on Wednesday won the Dhemaji Assembly by-election in Assam defeating his nearest Congress rival Babul Sonowal by 9,285 votes.
Published 13-Apr-2017 16:08 IST
New Delhi: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate India's longest bridge constructed over the river Brahmaputra.
Published 13-Apr-2017 09:05 IST
Guwahati: An Assam court has issued a bailable arrest warrant against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal after he failed to appear before it in a defamation case, officials said on Tuesday.
Published 11-Apr-2017 12:00 IST
Guwahati: The Assam government on Sunday announced a draft population policy which suggested denial of government jobs to people with more than two children and making education up to university level free for all girls in the state.
Published 10-Apr-2017 08:44 IST
Jorhat (Assam): The last meal that the supermassive black hole of the Milky Way had was six million years ago, when it consumed a large clump of infalling gas before burping out a colossal bubble of gas weighing the equivalent of millions of suns, a new research led by an Indian scientist from hereMore
Published 09-Apr-2017 13:40 IST
Guwahati: Regarded as the lifeline to millions of people of the region and a source of livelihood to many, the mighty Brahmaputra is the most important natural treasure intrinsic to the economic and socio-cultural aspects of the state.
Published 09-Apr-2017 11:00 IST | Updated 11:01 IST
Guwahati: Voting in the Assam assembly by-election in Dhemaji constituency passed off peacefully on Sunday, with 66.97 per cent of the total 2,19,751 voters casting their votes, an election official said.
Published 09-Apr-2017 15:22 IST | Updated 19:23 IST
Guwahati: Police in Assam's Jorhat district have nabbed three persons, including a minor, for their alleged involvement in hurting religious sentiments by openly displaying beef in a market place, an official said on Thursday.
Published 06-Apr-2017 15:58 IST

video play13 drown as dinghy capsizes in AP stream
video playPawan Kalyan asks Centre to respect subnational identity
Pawan Kalyan asks Centre to respect subnational identity
video playRelief for Jagan as court refuses to cancel bail
Relief for Jagan as court refuses to cancel bail
video playMP s son vandalises toll booth after he s asked to
MP's son vandalises toll booth after he's asked to...
video playKia Motors signs MoU with AP govt for car manufacturing
Kia Motors signs MoU with AP govt for car manufacturing...

Kolkata born becomes Canada s first Sikh Senator

Travel tips Do not miss these during your travelpack
video playTravelling with your dog Make sure to follow these
Travelling with your dog? Make sure to follow these
video playTravel delight Paris to soon have its nudist park
Travel delight: Paris to soon have its nudist park
video play21st India International Seafood Show to be held in Goa
21st India International Seafood Show to be held in Goa
video playDestinations to discover the divine presence
Destinations to discover the divine presence

Sperm donation wondering how to go about read this
video playPersonality disorders very few are aware of
Personality disorders very few are aware of
video playDon t miss these refreshing foods and drinks this summer
Don't miss these refreshing foods and drinks this summer
video playWays to keep your teeth healthy and strong
Ways to keep your teeth healthy and strong
video playPick banana melon cold milk to fight acidity
Pick banana, melon, cold milk to fight acidity

video playJacqueline to decide look for hosting Bieber in India
Jacqueline to decide look for hosting Bieber in India
video playI will always be proud of you Deepika to Dinesh Vijan
I will always be proud of you: Deepika to Dinesh Vijan
video playI miss seeing pure dancing in Bollywood Shiamak Davar
I miss seeing pure dancing in Bollywood: Shiamak Davar
video playWatch Shahid dances it off with Misha on World Dance day
Watch! Shahid dances it off with Misha on World Dance day

KolkatabornbecomesCanadasfirstSikhSenator