Guwahati, Sunday, June 09, 2013
HomeMain Weather Backissues Epaper Dainik Asam Videos Contact Us
Top Headlines »

Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi addressing the second anniversary function of his third term in office, at Sarusajai Stadium in Guwahati on Saturday. – UB Photos
Transporting foodgrains for Northeast via Bangladesh begins
Agartala, June 9 (IANS): Transporting food grains for the mountainous northeastern States of India via Bangladesh began today, and the first consignment is expected to reach Tripura within 10 to 15 days, officials said. ...

Modi named chairman of BJP election committee
Panaji, June 9 (IANS): After much wrangling and dissent within, the BJP on Sunday announced that Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi had been named chairman of the election management committee for the Lok Sabha polls. ...

Bhishma Pitamaha, Hitler pop up on 'ailing' Advani blog
Panaji, June 9 (IANS): A reluctant LK Advani, who communicated to his partymen through 'sulk' and ill health for the first two days of the BJP conclave, on Sunday may have used metaphors to convey his feelings. ...

Poverty, unemployment thrust areas: Gogoi
GUWAHATI, June 8 – Asserting that the State was moving in the right direction under the Congress Government, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today singled out poverty alleviation, employment generation and rural development as some of the thrust areas of ...

BJP dilemma over Modi as campaign chief
PANAJI, June 8 – BJP was in a dilemma today over anointing Narendra Modi as campaign committee chief for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections in the absence of patriarch LK Advani and other senior leaders, who have not turned up for the ongoing national exec ...

Guwahati Central Jail: Alert after Maoist’s escape bid
GUWAHATI, June 8 – An alert has been sounded in all prisons, particularly those housing Maoist cadres in the State, after an escape bid by a hardcore Maoist leader last evening in the Guwahati Central Jail was foiled and incriminating documents were ...

Governor for mechanised muga production
GUWAHATI, June 8 – Governor Janaki Ballav Patnaik has made a suggestion for adopting green house technology in rearing muga seed cocoons. This suggestion of the Governor came at the first meeting of the Advisory Committee for Technology Development a ...

Radha Bora held in land grabbing case
GUWAHATI, June 8 – Guwahati-based land broker Radha Bora was arrested late last night by City Police on charges of land grabbing. ...

City »
State »
  • Submission date of electors’ photos extended
  • End to political control over SEBA must: AASU
  • Medicinal plant garden set up
  • Land for ONGC’s multi-speciality hospital
  • Awareness can check environmental degradation
  • Stopping of eviction from forest land demanded
  • Other Headlines »
    Sports »
  • Call to preserve old Manipur Assembly building
  • World Environment Day observed in Tura
  • Reading, Arithmetic cause for concern in Nagaland
  • Shankar Academy, Ulubari enter final
  • KVK, Purba Bharati triumph
  • Former State cricketer dead