Assam

Assam : Rhino killed by poachers in Kaziranga National Park

January 15, 2018, 5:19 pm
Kaziranga(Assam) : An adult female rhino was shot dead by poachers in Assam's Kaziranga National Park, a UNESCO declared World Heritage site, a senior Forest department official said on Monday.
 
Forest guards at Daflang camp under Bagore range of Kaziranga National Park heard two gunshots around 9.10 yesterday night and reacted immediately by firing six rounds in defence of the animals there, Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife) Bikash Brahma told media here.
 

Feasting Time :Assam celebrates Magh Bihu amidst cold spell

January 14, 2018, 6:31 pm
Guwahati( Assam) : The state  Governor Banwarilal Purohit   greeted the people of the state on the occasion of harvest festival Magh Bihu.
 
In his message, Purohit said Bihu symbolises the spirit of integrity, brotherhood and camaraderie among all irrespective of caste, creed, religion or language which epitomises the highest example of unity amid diversity.
 
It is a festival of feasting and an expression of love and mutual respect, the Governor said.
 

Assam : MP Subramanian Swami urges NE states not to compromise with insurgency

January 8, 2018, 12:05 am
Tezpur (Assam)  Rajya Sabha, MP Dr Subramanium Swami today urged the Assam and North East  governments   not to compromise with the insurgency problems in the region  .
 
Dr . Swamy also  said  that any rebel groups  carrying on with  subversive activities against the sovereignty of the nation should be  eliminated .The Rajaya Sabha MP visited  Tezpur for the first time  morning and also paid a visit  to the historic Mahabhairab Temple in the  morning .The historic  Mahabhairab Temple, is  considered to be  the largest Siva Temple in Asia.

Assam : PPFA asks WB chief minister to exercise restrain

January 4, 2018, 10:04 pm
Guwahati (Assam ) : Expressing utter dismay on a responsible politician’s communal remarks over the ongoing process of National Register of Citizens (NRC) updation in the State,  the Patriotic People’s Front Assam (PPFA) urges the politicians in power to exercise restrain while making a public statement.
 

Assam: NDFB-S camp busted in Kokrajhar

January 3, 2018, 12:30 am
Kokrajhar(Assam) : Intensifying the counter insurgency operations along the Rangapara forest area under Saraibil police outpost in Kokrajhar district of lower Assam on Tuesday morning,security forces were  able to bust a temporary camp of the National Democratic Front of Boroland-Saoraigwra faction(NDFB-S) which led to recovery huge useable  articles  and  incriminating documents from the camp.
 

Assam: Dreaded NDFB (S) Army Chief , S. Bidai's name figure in draft NRC

January 2, 2018, 1:55 am
Kokrajhar (Assam) : The dreaded leader of National Democratic Front of Boroland (S) faction and the outfits "army chief" S. Bidai’s name has been included in the first draft  of the  much awaited  National Register of Citizenship (NRC) draft publication which was published on Sunday mid -night.
 
In the NRC draft published, B Bidai's name was included along with some other  senior leaders of NDFB-S .
 

Assam : Eat, drink, dance and swing you hips but all under the watchful eyes of the cops

December 30, 2017, 2:29 pm
Guwahati(Assam ):  The state goverment in Guwahati  has restricted any kind of programme in the city after 12.30am on January 1.But you can still  stay indoors and have fun and welcome the New Year.
 
Bad news for lovers of liquor . A statement issued by the Government said in New Year's eve liquor will be served in bars according to the time mentioned in the licence and all other celebrations are to stop by 12.30am which means you just have 30 mins to gulp as many shots you want on the first day of the new year.
 

Full proof security for draft publication of NRC says Assam DGP

December 29, 2017, 12:23 am
Tezpur (Assam): Assam   Director General of Police Mukesh  Sahay    today said that some sensitive places have been identified for the National Registration  of Certificate (NRC) first  draft publication  and adequate measures are being taken to ensure its smooth publication .
 
Sahai  , who was attending a meeting at Tezpur 4 Corps for Unified Command Structure with senior army officials and state government officials to deal with the law and order situation in the state 

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