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Veteran filmmaker Munin Barua passes away at the age of 71

In a massive loss for the Northeast, veteran filmmaker Munin Barua or rather Assam’s ‘Bhaimon da’ as he was fondly called, dies aged 71. Munin...

Assam: 13-year-old minor raped in Duliajan

In yet another incident, a minor was raped in Duliajan of Dibrugarh district. The 13 year old victim is an orphan who was working...

Meghalaya CM clears the air on work permit row

A day after drawing flak from various quarters for his proposal to give work permits to Bangladeshis, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma cleared the...

BJP foundation day observed in Guwahati

The Bhartiya Janata Party Assam Pradesh today celebrated its 38th foundation day in Guwahati. The city unit of the party marked the occasion with a...

Woman hacked to death by her husband

A domestic quarrel took an ugly turn resulting in the death of a woman. The incident happened at Kathiatoli Bokulung of Nagaon district, where a woman...

Assam creates history: State expenditure crosses 70,000 crore mark

Assam has created history with the state’s expenditure touching the 70 per cent mark for the first time in 2017-18. Over 70 percent of...

192 Bangladeshis go missing

In the midst of NRC update and detection of foreigners, some startling facts have come to light. A total of 192 Bangladeshi nationals had entered...

Lightning kills 13-year-old girl

A 13-year-old girl, identified as Suwali Mipun was fatally struck by lightning on Thursday, resulting to her death. The deceased was in her room when...

Massive thunderstorm hits Assam

A massive thunderstorm hit many districts of Assam on Thursday night, damaging houses and destroying valuable properties. Situation worsened in Mangaldoi with severe power outage...

Rhino killed in Kaziranga, horn severed by poachers

Another case of Rhino poaching has come to the fore at Kaziranga’s Bagori forest range. Reports are doing the rounds that a pachyderm has been...