Robin Phukan Appointed Additional Judge Of Gauhati HC

District and Sessions Judge of Jorhat Robin Phukan has been appointed as the Additional Judge of Gauhati High Court. Mr.Phukan will hold the office for a period of two years with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office, a notification issued by the Department of Justice, Ministry of Law & Justice stated […]

Assam Logs 3,706 New Covid Cases, Active Cases Touch 35,631

Assam on Friday reported 3,706 new coronavirus cases, taking the active cases to 35,631. The positivity rate is 2.16 per cent. The overall tally of the state is 4,77,159. Further, 33 deaths have been reported today, while, 4,835 people have recuperated from the deadly contagion. Also Read: Dimapur Issues Directive Of Additional Provisions For Lockdown […]

Dimapur Issues Directive of Additional Provisions for Lockdown

Deputy Commissioner of Dimapur, Rajesh Soundararajan issued the directives on the additional provisions to be implemented during the extended lockdown period from June 19 to June 30 in Nagaland. As per reports, Soundararajan, in a notification said that all activities and movement of people shall remain suspended from 4 pm to 5 am during the […]

Micro-finance Loans Eligible only for Poor-Women: CM

Chief Minister of Assam, Himanta Biswa Sarma today announced that only underprivileged women would be eligible for the micro finance loans waiver as promised by the BJP in the run-up to this year’s Assembly elections. CM Sarma while addressing the media, said, “In every rally, I had said that every poor woman would be given […]

Assamese Culture and ‘Tamul Paan’

Upasana Gohain Tamul-Paan, a highly honorary and significant combination in Assamese society. When we pair the words Tamul and Paan together, we translate them as Areca Nut and Betel Leaves in English. Mostly, Areca nut which is dried and made into Supari is considered to be hazardous to health in almost every society except the Assamese. […]

Breaking: Assam Board Exams For Class 10 & 12 Stand Cancelled

In a major breakthrough, Assam government on Friday cancelled the state board exams for class 10 and 12. The examination results will based on internal assessment and the results will be declared within July 31. Also Read: COVID-19 3rd Wave Likely to Arrive by October: Report Two committees will be constituted for the HSLC and […]

Guwahati: Landslide in Pandu Kills One

Landslide has been reported at Pandu in Guwahati Mertropolitan area on Thursday night taking the life of one. As per sources, the landslide has occurred due to heavy rainfall in the city last night. A woman who has been identified as Pratima Banik lost her life in the landslide. One other has been severely injured […]

COVID-19 3rd Wave Likely to Arrive by October: Report

A group of medical experts surveyed by news agency Reuters has projected that India’s next Covid-19 wave, the country’s third, would arrive by October, adding that though this third wave would be handled better than the second wave, the Covid-19 pandemic would remain a public health concern for at least one more year. 40 healthcare […]

‘Baba Ka Dhaba’ Owner Attempts Suicide

Delhi’s Baba ka Dhaba owner Kanta Prasad, attempted suicide and has been admitted to the Safdarjung hospital. As per reports, Baba ka Dhaba owner was rushed to the hospital on Thursday night. ALSO READ: Mizoram Gets An Olympian After 25 Years According to Delhi Police, around 11.15 PM on Thursday night, information from Safdarjung Hospital […]