28 Jun 2015
Guwahati: An earthquake of moderate intensity of 5.6 on the Richter Scale rocked Assam, including its capital Guwahati, at 6.35 am today.
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.
23 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Believe in yourself and see the change and don't underestimate the power of a common man. The story of Rajesh Sakre, a tea vendor from Shabri Nagar in Bhopal, may give a shock to you as he is fighting for his basic rights and justice with his faith, confidence and courage. Rajesh had the guts to stand up and raise his voice against the country's largest bank, State Bank of India for injustice in Rs 9,200 fraud case.
21 Jun 2015
Guwahati: Thousands of people in Assam celebrated International Yoga Day on Sunday by participating in mass performances at various places across the state. The state health and family welfare department organised a programme to celebrate International Yoga Day at Sarusajai Indoor Stadium here from 6.45 a.m. onwards.
13 Jun 2015
Chandigarh: People from all walks of life today poured in at the Rock Garden here to pay their last respects to Nek Chand, the man behind the iconic creation who breathed his last here yesterday.
12 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The world today bid adieu to Nek Chand, the man who secretly with his artistic splendor had been amazing people for years by making unique sculptures out of waste. The 90-year-old man was creator of the world famous Rock Garden in Chandigarh.
12 Jun 2015
Chandigarh: Nek Chand, creator of the iconic Rock Garden who has amazed people for decades with his unique sculptures made from waste, died today at a hospital here following cardiac arrest. The Chandigarh Union Territory administration has declared a holiday in its offices today.
25 Apr 2015
Tezpur: Assam government on Saturday issued an order for attachment of property against three tea estates in Tezpur sub-division which failed to pay revenue for three years.
18 Dec 2014
Guwahati: Assam Assembly Speaker Pranab Kumar Gogoi on Thursday warned if subsidised foodgrains to tea garden workers are stopped, then "bad days" will come for the state with likely deterioration in law and order situation and urged BJP MLAs to raise the issue with the Central government.
02 Jan 2013
After an employee of a tea garden in Central Assam's Nagaon district was allegedly assaulted by an assistant manager, angry labourers on Wednesday ghearaoed the estate management and attempted to burn down the tea factory but thepolice reached the spot on time and brought the situation under control.