Guwahati

Guwahati: Conmen who duped elderly, ladies by changing ATM cards arrested

GUWAHATI: On Sunday evening the Paltan Bazar police carried out an operation and nabbed two ATM con artists from South Sarania area, Guwahati. The modus operandi of these criminals was to make use of those ATMs that were used mostly…

Construction work of Last Gate-Supermarket-Khanapara Flyover ceremonially begins, to be completed in three years

GUWAHATI, Dec 8: In a bid to ease traffic in Guwahati, the Assam Government today ceremonially kicked off construction work of the double lane flyover connecting Khanapara, Dispur Supermarket and Last Gate.   Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, Finance and PWD…

Construction work of Last Gate-Supermarket-Khanapara Flyover ceremonially begins, to be completed in three years

GUWAHATI, Dec 8: In a bid to ease traffic in Guwahati, the Assam Government today ceremonially kicked off construction work of the double lane flyover connecting Khanapara, Dispur Supermarket and Last Gate. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, Finance and PWD Minister…

Theatre festival begins in Guwahati

Guwahati: The fourth edition of the Guwahati Theatre Festival has begun here with the staging of actor-director Rakesh Bedi’s play ‘Patte Khul Gaye’, an organiser said. Three plays will be staged during the three-day festival that commenced on Friday night,…

Guwahati: Flyovers to come up in Supermarket and Maligaon Chariali

GUWAHATI: Two more flyovers will come up in Guwahati city. Initial work for the first flyover in Supermarket, Dispur will start from Sunday. The other flyover will be at Maligaon Chariali. This was stated by Assam PWD Minister, Dr. Himanta…

AEC student attacked by leopard inside Jalukbari campus

GUWAHATI: Debabrat Chutia, a civil engineering third-semester student of Assam Engineering College (AEC), Jhalukbari, narrowly escaped death after a fully grown leopard attacked him inside the college campus on Friday evening. According to Debabrat, he was on a regular evening…

Smartcity: GMDA fails to implement 7 out of 11 schemes in Guwahati

Guwahati: Guwahati was one of the twenty cities to be selected in the first round of Smart Cities Challenge. The city was listed in the 17th position in Central Government’s first list of Smartcity scheme. Work had started in full swing initially…

Elephant calf hit by train near Deepor Beel, injured

GUWAHATI, Dec 6: A six-year-old elephant calf was injured after it was hit by a goods train at Chakardoot near the Deepor Beel on the outskirts of Guwahati early Friday morning. The elephant was hit by the train after it…

Guwahati water woes to get over by 2022

GUWAHATI: Water scarcity remains a major issue for the residents of Guwahati. The water scarcity problem becomes worse during the winters; residents of various areas of the city like the RG Baruah Road (commonly known as Zoo Road) and Christian Basti…

Onions in Guwahati selling in pairs not in kilos, vendors implement ingenious marketing strategy

GUWAHATI, Dec 5: It may sound weird but it’s true. Shopkeepers are selling onions in pairs and not in kilos with prices soaring to a record high of Rs 120 per kilogram. At the busy Kachari bazaar in Guwahati, a…