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Assam Polls : Congress is expected to declare its first list of candidates for Assam assembly polls on Tuesday evening. Assam Pradesh Congress Committee president Anjan Dutta left for New Delhi for a meeting with AICC election committee to finalize the list. The Election Commission announced the Assam assembly...

Young and popular Assamese actress Angurlata to contest election from Batadroba. Angurlata she is also known as Angurlata Deka will contest in the upcoming...

Sunny Leone now eye catching actress of Bollywood who planned to visit Assam on 19 March. Her first debut Ragini MMS2 on Bollywood which was very popular...

People celebrated Kali puja with gusto and enthusiasm across Assam on Tuesday. Kali Puja is celebrated on the new moon day of the month of Ashwin. It coincides with the Lakshmi Puja day of Diwali. People thronged temples and pandals to worship the goddess, with several associations organising pujas, cultural programmes, magic shows and display of fireworks. ...

The Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) continued its drive against illegal extraction of water from municipal supply pipes in Guwahati. During raids GMC officials seized more than 100 pumps used for drawing out water. Officials said that the municipal body is losing a huge amount of revenue on an annual basis on account of illegal extraction from the municipal water...

Preparations are in full swing across Assam to celebrate Diwali – the festival of lights. Market for traditional clay diyas is wearing a gloomy look...

Bhupen Hazarika, who has a genius for weaving a magical tapestry out of traditional Assamese music and lyrics, is regarded as one of the greatest cultural...

Shiva Thapa has become the highest-ranked Indian boxer, zooming to second in the latestinternational rankings. He had won a bronze medal at last month’s World championships in Doha. Shiva was placed second with 1,550 points in the 56 kilogram category, up five places from the previous list. The top spot was occupied by Irishman Michael Conlan with 2150 points, who...

Assam government has hiked the wages of employees and workers engaged in different employments. Official sources said that the Labour and Employment Department raised wages of the highly skilled, skilled, semi-skilled and unskilled workers. As per the newnotification, wages for skilled workers has been hiked from Rs 208 per day to 350, for semi-skilled workers from Rs...

The Jorhat police arrested the mastermind of the Rs 1.60-crore ATM cash van robbery from Pulibor area in Jorhat town on Tuesday. The Jorhat police were on a hunt for the mastermind Prasanta Bhuyan after police recovered Rs 1.12 crore from his home. Earlier, three men, the driver and a guard were arrested after they admitted to their crime. ...