Guwahati

Is Guwahati turning into a transit point for smuggled gold?

Guwahati: Regular reports of gold being seized by various government agencies have become common in Assam, especially in Guwahati, the hub of northeast India. International gold smuggling gangs have put up camps in and around Guwahati, turning it into a…

Justice Ranjan Gogoi finally arrives at his Guwahati home

Guwahati: Former Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi arrived in Guwahati on Wednesday. He along with his wife and son arrived at the Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport yesterday at around 05:O0 PM. From LGBI the family directly departed to…

Purabi milk to cost ₹4 more per litre in Guwahati

Guwahati: Milk prices across the country have seen an increase of ₹ 3-4 over the years. This has impacted the business model of several smaller dairy companies. In a recent development the price of Purabi milk has been hiked once again in the…

Construction starts at BJP state headquarters in Guwahati

Guwahati: Construction work for the BJP state headquarters formally started today in Bashista, Guwahati. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal took part in the construction starting ritual. He was accompanied by BJP Assam President Ranjit Kumar Dass, Dispur MLA Atul Bora,…

Complete Ban on Gutka and Zarda in the city

Guwahati: On Sunday the Pan Shop Association of Guwahati unanimously decided to completely ban on the sale of Gutka and Zarda in the city. The decision was taken in view of the harmful effects of nicotine-based chewing products like gutka and…

Guwahati: Woman looted of ₹2 lakh in broad daylight

Guwahati: In a broad daylight heist, two unidentified miscreants allegedly looted a bag containing ₹2 lakh cash from a woman named Bihula Brahma in Narengi area on November 19th, 2019. Incidents of criminals diverting the attention of ladies and snatching…

Now check your milk quality from home, thanks to IIT-Guwahati

Guwahati : In a recent development, a team of researchers of IIT Guwahati have developed a paper-based sensor that can detect the freshness and quality of milk. The research team led by Pranjal Chandra, Assistant Professor, Department of Bioscience and…

Assam’s Gamosa, Chokuwa rice approved for Geographical Indications (GI) tag

Guwahati : Good news for people of Assam as The 124th Geographical Indications Journal has accepted the application for Assamese Gamosa & Chokuwa rice for GI tag. A Geographical Indication (GI) is a sign used on products that have a…

AASU and NESO protest against CAB in Guwahati.

Guwahati : The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) along with  North East Students Organisation (NESO) staged protest against Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB). AASU on monday staged a joint protest rally starting from Swahid Bhawan to Raj Bhawan, Guwahati. The Bill…

Pinkathon organised in Guwahati in support of women empowerment

Guwahati (Assam): The 50th edition of ‘The Pinkathon’ was organised on Sunday which witnessed immense support and participation of more than 2,000 women in Guwahati. Like all other previous Pinkathons, brand ambassador Milind Soman flagged of the event. The marathon…