06 Feb 2016
Guwahati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday said the 12th South Asian Games being held here are not just a sporting platform but also a 'springboard for bringing peace and prosperity in the region through business'.
30 Jan 2016
Kolkata: Three people convicted for the brutal gang rape and murder of a college student in West Bengal's Kamduni village were on Saturday sentenced to death by a court here while three other convicts got life imprisonment.
19 Jan 2016
Guwahati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the campus of Indian Institute of Information Technology Guwahati (IIITG) during his visit to Assam today.
14 Jan 2016
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi yesterday visited different stadia at Sarusajai Sports Complex and other venues and took stock of the preparation and ancillary facilities for the 12th South Asian Games to be held here from February 6 to 16.
20 Jan 2016
Guwahati: Highlighting the growing youth population of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday said that India can supply manpower for running the industries across the globe.
19 Jan 2016
Guwahati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the Northeast has the potential to initiate second Green Revolution in the country.
11 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today said parliament may think of formulating laws providing for harsher punishment for those accused of rape and abuse of minor children.
05 Dec 2015
Guwahati: Three people, including a minor, were injured in a low-intensity explosion at the busy Fancy Bazar area here this afternoon, the police said, adding that witnesses informed there were two explosions. The police suspected the involvement of the anti-talk faction of ULFA militants initially, but it later turned out to be a low-intensity explosion.
21 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The first broad gauge passenger train from Silchar to Guwahati was today flagged off by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu through remote control here.
12 Nov 2015
Guwahati: A major fire engulfed a major portion of Fancy Bazar, the main commercial hub of Guwahati and the North East region, late last night.