23 Feb 2016
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to announce a multi- sectoral special package, including financial assistance of Rs 5568.80 crore, for the socio-economic uplift of tea garden community of the state.
03 May 2016
Jorhat (Assam): Nine poachers, including three forest department staff, have been arrested for killing a one-horned rhinoceros in Kaziranga National Park (KNP).
23 Apr 2016
Guwahati/Jorhat: The water level in river Brahmaputra and its tributaries in Assam is rising as heavy rains continue to lash the state for past seven days.
27 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Beer guzzlers can now have their favourite tipple at a cutting price at beer chain The Beer Cafe, who have introduced a new concept called the "cutting beer".
03 Dec 2014
Guwahati: Assam government on Wednesday claimed the Centre has decided to stop supply of subsidised foodgrains for tea garden workers through Food Corporation of India.
06 Feb 2016
Moran(Assam): Prime Minister Narendra Modi recalled his life when he sold tea as he addressed a BJP rally here yesterday in upper Assam, known for producing the beverage.
12 Apr 2016
Guwahati: AIUDF president and perfume baron Badruddin Ajmal has said that Congress, which had rejected his offer of an alliance in assembly polls, will be responsible if BJP wins in Assam because of division of secular votes.
12 Apr 2016
Guwahati: Both the BJP-led alliance and the Congress have left no stone unturned in securing tribal votes which may turn out to be a key factor in deciding the result of the ongoing Assam assembly election.
11 Apr 2016
Guwahati/Kolkata: High voter turnout was recorded in the assembly polls in Assam and West Bengal where an estimated 79 percent and 75 percent of the voters cast their ballots today till around 4:30 pm amid sporadic clashes and police firing that resulted in the death of an elderly voter.
10 Apr 2016
Guwahati: The stage is set for the second and final phase of polling in Assam that will decide the fate of 525 candidates in 61 Assembly constituencies with ruling Congress, BJP-AGP-BPF alliance and AIUDF locked in a keen contest.