Guwahati/IBNS: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has written a letter to Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar raising the issue of Prasar Bharati’s directives for reassigning All India Radio (AIR) and Doordarshan Kendra (DDK) in Dibrugarh as relay centres only, curtailing their capacity to produce own programmes while they would only broadcast/telecast AIR and DDK, Guwahati’s programmes.
Guwahati/IBNS: All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) chief and Lok Sabha MP Badruddin Ajmal said that, the Modi-government is an anti-Muslim and anti-national government.
Guwahati/IBNS: A massive fire in Assam’s Sivasagar district gutted several houses, shops and caused losses of over Rs 30 lakh.
Guwahati: Ahead of the Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) elections, police have recovered huge cache of illegal arms in Assam’s Kokrajhar district.
Guwahati: West Bengal police arrested a most wanted drugs mafia from Assam’s Karimganj district.
GuwahatiIBNS: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday inaugurated the newly constructed building of District Museum, Dibrugarh thereby providing a permanent infrastructure with modern facilities for research, collection of artefacts and their preservation which was a long felt need in the Upper Assam region of the state.
Guwahati/IBNS: Amid row over laws against alleged religious conversions due to marriage or 'Love Jihad', Assam government is mulling a law that would require the bride and the groom to declare their income and religion a month before their marriage.
Guwahati/IBNS: In a significant step in strengthening the sports infrastructure of Majuli and bringing the island district in the cricket map of the nation, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal laid the foundation for a cricket ground along with a pavilion at Kamalabari in Majuli on Monday.
Guwahati/IBNS: At least three people were killed and few others injured following a head on collision between a passenger bus and an oil tanker in Assam’s Karbi Anglong district on Monday.
Guwahati/IBNS : Keeping in view of the assembly poll in Assam which is scheduled in 2021, the Assam state BJP is making strategy to get support from the indigenous Muslim people in the state.
Guwahati/IBNS: One self-styled general secretary of the People’s Democratic Council of Karbi Longri (PDCK) was arrested by police in Assam’s Karbi Anglong district on Thursday evening.
Guwahati/IBNS: A high level Inter-Ministerial Central Team (IMCT) comprising seven members from different Ministries of the union government visited various districts of Assam for on-spot assessment of the flood/landslide damages during the current year from Nov 23 to Nov 25.
Guwahati/IBNS: An elephant calf died after the calf was hit by a railway engine at Mariani area in Assam’s Jorhat district.
Guwahati/IBNS: At least six people of a marriage party were killed in a road accident in Assam’s Dibrugarh district on Thursday.
Guwahati/IBNS: The last rites of former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi will be performed on November 26 in Guwahati and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is likely to attend the funeral service, said a senior Congress leader.