• Assam Govt enhances Dearness Allowance to 113 per cent
Assam Govt enhances Dearness Allowance to 113 per cent.
11 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

The Assam government has raised the Dearness Allowance and Dearness Relief for its employees and pensioners from 107 to 113 per cent effective January one this year.The arrear will be paid in cash, th...

  • Major fire at Numaligarh refinery, three workers injured
Major fire at Numaligarh refinery, three workers injured.
11 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

A major fire broke out in the hydrocracker unit of the Numaligarh Refinery Limited in Golaghat district of Assam on Monday.Three workers were reportedly injured in the incident.The refinery, set up un......

  • Class 9 girl rescued from kidnappers in Nagaon, two held
Class 9 girl rescued from kidnappers in Nagaon, two held.
11 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Sensation prevailed in Nagaon district after a minor girl was rescued from kidnappers on Monday, police said.According to eyewitnesses, a minor girl, class 9 student of a local school, was allegedly k...

  • CM Tarun Gogoi, APCC president Anjan Dutta trying to oust Assembly Speaker Pranab Gogoi
CM Tarun Gogoi, APCC president Anjan Dutta trying to oust Assembly Speaker Pranab Gogoi.
11 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Controversy erupted after media reports said Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, APCC president Anjan Dutta and some Congress leaders of Assam trying to remove assembly speaker Pranab Kumar Gogoi.Pranab, an o......

  • Two NDFB(S) militants held in Baksa, arms seized
Two NDFB(S) militants held in Baksa, arms seized.
10 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Two NDFB(S) militants were arrested in an operation by security forces at Tamulpur in Assam's Baksa district today.Acting on information about the presence of NDFB(S) militants in Tamulpur area, a joi...

  • AIUDF slams BJP, Cong on land-swap agreement
AIUDF slams BJP, Cong on land-swap agreement.
10 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

The All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) has accused both Congress and BJP of not taking the people of the state into confidence while signing the land exchange agreement in 2011. The agreement w......

  • Satradhikar Haridev Goswami quits celibacy to start family life
Satradhikar Haridev Goswami quits celibacy to start family life.
10 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

The satradhikar of a 360-year old vaishnavite monastery on Majuli island in Assam has quit and also bid adieu to celibacy to enter into wedlock, creating ripples across the state, with some even termi...

  • Assam stares at financial trap as central funds dry up
Assam stares at financial trap as central funds dry up.
10 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

The state government is heading towards a financial trap if the Centre does not release plan funds to match the estimates in the state budget for 2015-16 that was passed in March. The state is already......