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'22-30 appropriate age for motherhood': Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday sparked a row with his comments on the ‘appropriate’ age for motherhood while speaking on mother and infant mortality rates.

Assam celebrates Republic Day, CM Sarma unfurls tricolor at state function

Guwahati/UNI: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma attended the ceremonial flag unfurling of the 74th Republic Day celebration at Veterinary College Field in Khanapara and unfurled the national flag on Thursday.

Assam: Security beefed up across state ahead of Republic Day

Guwahati: Security beefed up across Assam in view of the 74th Republic Day celebrations on Thursday.

Arunachal community leaders visit Assam’s Karbi villages over eco-tourism issue

Itanagar: Aaranyak, a premier research-based organization focused on biodiversity conservation, recently hosted an exposure trip for a group of community leaders from the fringe of the Daying Ering Wildlife Sanctuary near Pasighat in Arunachal Pradesh.

Day after Assam CM’s ‘Who is Shah Rukh Khan’ remark, SRK says this to him on phone

Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday said Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan called him on late Saturday night “expressing concern about an incident in Guwahati during the screening of his film”.

Maintain safe distance from trend of religious conversion to safeguard indigenous culture, identity: CM Sarma to Tiwa population

Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday attended the second day of the three-day historic Gova Deoroja Jonbeel Mela at Jonbeel Pothar in Morigaon district.

Assam govt undertakes survey of all madrassas

Guwahati/UNI: The Assam government is undertaking a survey of all madrassas in the state in order to merge the smaller one which according to police is the hotbed for spreading radicalism with the bigger madrassas.

Nagaon: Assam CM Sarma lays foundation for Rs 50cr tourist centre

Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma last week laid the foundation stone for the construction of a tourist centre in Nagaon district of the state.

Assam: Vehicle carrying CM Sarma's mother met with accident, none injured

Guwahati: A vehicle carrying the mother of Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma met with a minor accident on National Highway 37 in Morigaon district on Tuesday.

Assam Governor Mukhi unveils calendar on birds

Guwahati: Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi has released a calendar of 2023 titled   ‘You and I’ which is composed of  photographs of birds found in different parts of the state.

Assam govt inks MoA with Regional Centre ECHS Guwahati for cashless treatment to beneficiaries

Guwahati/IBNS: In a move to show its honour to the contribution of soldiers and their supreme sacrifices to the cause of the sovereignty and integrity of the nation, the Medical Education and Research Department, the Assam government has entered into an agreement with the Regional Centre (Ex-servicemen Contributory Health Services) Guwahati for providing cashless and cap less medical services for ECHS beneficiaries of defence forces in presence of Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma.

PM Modi lauds Assam's rhino conservation efforts after zero poaching incidents in 2022

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has complimented the people of Assam for their efforts toward rhino conservation in the state after zero poaching incidents were reported in 2022.

Himanta Biswa Sarma attends ceremonial take-over of Pratima Pandey Baruah's residence by Assam govt

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma Monday visited Gauripur town in Dhubri district to attend the ceremonial handing over of the authority of 'Hawa Mahal' to the state government, built by Prabhat Chandra Baruah of the Gauripur royal family, and which was the residence of late Pratima Pandey Baruah, the doyen of Goalparia folk music, for its restoration and conversion into a museum.

Himanta Biswa Sarma attends partial commissioning of JICA Assisted Guwahati Water Supply Project

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday attended as chief guest of the ceremonial partial commissioning of JICA-Assisted Guwahati Water Supply Project at an event held at the premises of its water treatment plant at Kharghuli.

Assam: Himanta Biswa Sarma formally hands over Rs 10,000 each to Covid-hit priests

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Tuesday at a ceremony held at Janata Bhawan in Guwahati formally granted one-time financial assistance of Rs 10,000 each to 6,124 Namghoriyas and 2,148 Purohits (priests) of the state as part of the Assam government's promise of financial support to Covid-hit population of the state.