• 8 injured as lightning strikes in Raha
8 injured as lightning strikes in Raha.
16 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Eight school students were critically injured when lightning struck on Sunday at Salmara area in Raha in Nagaon district.   The injured were admitted to a Bhogeswari Phukanani civil hospital at...

  • Rain, Heavy wind, Storm lash parts of Assam
Rain, Heavy wind, Storm lash parts of Assam.
15 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

A devastating thunderstorm lashed on Friday night damaging houses and uprooting trees and electric poles, leading to disruption of power supply in several places across Assam.   The storm laste......

  •  Rs 1.10 crore demonetised notes seized in Guwahati
Rs 1.10 crore demonetised notes seized in Guwahati.
14 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The Assam police have seized demonetised banknotes with the face value of Rs 1.10 crore on Thursday.   The demonetised notes of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 denominations were seized from a Hyundai i10 ...

  • 15-kg gold bars seized from Delhi-bound Rajdhani Express in Guwahati
15-kg gold bars seized from Delhi-bound Rajdhani Express in Guwahati.
14 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The Guwahati railway police on Friday arrested three people for trying to smuggle gold biscuit bars and seized 15 kgs of gold at Guwahati railway station.   Acting on a tip off, the police carr......

  • Song and dance mark Bohag Bihu celebrations in Assam
Song and dance mark Bohag Bihu celebrations in Assam.
14 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The trill of the cuckoo, the lilting Bihu songs to the beating of drums and cymbals accompanied by the mellifluous notes of bamboo flutes and buffalo horns heralded the spring festival of Rongali or B...

  • PM Modi wishes nation on Bohag Bihu
PM Modi wishes nation on Bohag Bihu.
14 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted people on the occasion of Bohag Bihu being celebrated across the country.   “Wishing the people of Assam on the auspicious occasion of Bohag......

  • Devastating fire in Barpeta, 30 shops gutted
Devastating fire in Barpeta, 30 shops gutted.
13 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

More than 30 shops were gutted when a fire broke out at Kayakuchi Market in Barpeta on Thursday morning.   No casualty was reported but goods worth Rs 2 crore were damaged in the blaze.  ...

  • Assam by poll: Ranoj Pegu retains Dhemaji seat for BJP
Assam by poll: Ranoj Pegu retains Dhemaji seat for BJP.
13 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

BJP candidate Ranoj Pegu today won the Dhemaji Assembly by-election in Assam defeating his nearest Congress rival Babul Sonowal by 9,285 votes.   The BJP candidate Ranoj Pegu polled 75,217 vote......