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Assam to announce new land policy for tribals with increased land holding

Assam to announce new land policy for tribals with increased land holding

🕔07:11, 2.Aug 2022

Guwahati, Aug 2 (IANS) Under its new tribal land policy, the Assam government would allow a tribal land owner to hold 50 bighas of land, up from the existing eight bighas. Talking about the new scheme, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma

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NHPC contributes Rs. 2 crore to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund, Assam

NHPC contributes Rs. 2 crore to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund, Assam

🕔18:53, 7.Jul 2022

Faridabad, 07, 2022: NHPC has contributed Rs. 2 Crore in Chief Minister’s Relief Fund, Assam to combat the devastating flood in the state. A.K. Singh, CMD, NHPC met Chief Minister of Assam Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma on 7th July 2022

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OIL completes beta demo of hydrogen powered bus developed under its Startup programme SNEH

OIL completes beta demo of hydrogen powered bus developed under its Startup programme SNEH

🕔04:48, 27.Jun 2022

New Delhi, June 27: Oil India Limited (OIL), India’s second largest National Exploration & Production Company, completed beta demonstration of the hydrogen powered bus developed by Ohm Cleantech Private Limited under ‘Startup Nurturing, Enabling and Handholding (SNEH)’ programme of OIL

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Assam flood toll rises to 100, over 50 lakh affected

Assam flood toll rises to 100, over 50 lakh affected

🕔11:28, 23.Jun 2022

Guwahati, June 23 (IANS) The flood situation in Assam remained unchanged on Wednesday, while another 12 more persons, including four children, died, taking the death toll to 100. As many as 54.57 lakh people have been affected in the 32 of

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Flood situation worsens in Assam, toll rises to 88

Flood situation worsens in Assam, toll rises to 88

🕔06:23, 22.Jun 2022

Guwahati, June 22 (IANS) The flood situation in Assam worsened further on Tuesday with the death of seven more persons, taking the death toll to 88 while around 55.42 lakh people having been affected in the states 32 of the 34

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NE India’s biggest solar power plant comes up in Assam’s Sivasagar

NE India’s biggest solar power plant comes up in Assam’s Sivasagar

🕔20:08, 31.May 2022

Northeast India’s biggest solar power project, with a generation capacity of 70 MW, was inaugurated by Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma at Amguri in Sivasagar district on Tuesday. Guwahati, May 31 (IANS) Northeast India’s biggest solar power project, with a

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RailTel makes special arrangements for providing Communication to standard passengers of the two trains stuck last week on Lumding-Badarpur hill section in Assam

RailTel makes special arrangements for providing Communication to standard passengers of the two trains stuck last week on Lumding-Badarpur hill section in Assam

🕔19:50, 18.May 2022

RailTel makes special arrangements for providing Communication using Station Wi-Fi to stranded passengers of the two trains stuck last week on Lumding-Badarpur hill section in Assam because of heavy rains which led to total break-down of mobile services of all

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PRESIDENT OF INDIA TO VISIT ASSAM AND MIZORAM FROM MAY 3 TO 6

PRESIDENT OF INDIA TO VISIT ASSAM AND MIZORAM FROM MAY 3 TO 6

🕔21:55, 2.May 2022

New Delhi, May 02: The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind will visit Assam and Mizoram from May 3 to 6, 2022. On May 4, 2022, the President will address the 61st annual conference of Bodo Sahitya Sabha at Tamulpur, Assam.  On

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Armed Forces (Special Power) to reduce in Nagaland, Assam, Manipur: Amit Shah

Armed Forces (Special Power) to reduce in Nagaland, Assam, Manipur: Amit Shah

🕔17:30, 31.Mar 2022

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday announced that the central government has decided to reduce the disturbed areas under Armed Forces (Special Power) Act, 1958 (AFSPA) in three northeastern states — Nagaland, Assam and Manipur. New Delhi/Guwahati, March 31

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Assam tea industry eyes solar projects to augment revenue

Assam tea industry eyes solar projects to augment revenue

🕔07:14, 28.Feb 2022

Assam tea industry is looking at various ways and means to set up solar projects in the plantation areas and in the barren lands available inside the estates. An interactive meet titled “Opportunities of solar power plants in tea estates

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NTPC Bongaigaon recognizes the efforts of Press and Media; donates office furniture to Kokrajhar Press Club in BTR,Assam

NTPC Bongaigaon recognizes the efforts of Press and Media; donates office furniture to Kokrajhar Press Club in BTR,Assam

🕔16:58, 19.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 19: NTPC Bongaigaon as a goodwill gesture to today donated office furniture to Kokrajhar Press Club for the smooth functioning of their day-to-day activities. In a function today held at Kokrajhar Press Club office, Subrata Mandal, ED,NTPC

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First Janshatabdi train between Manipur, Tripura and Assam to boost trade, tourism

First Janshatabdi train between Manipur, Tripura and Assam to boost trade, tourism

🕔10:22, 9.Jan 2022

Agartala/Imphal, Jan 9 (IANS) The first Janshatabdi Express train connecting three northeastern states — Assam, Manipur and Tripura — was flagged off by Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Saturday. Speaking on the occasion, Union DoNER (Development of North Eastern Region) Minister

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NABARD pegs Assam’s priority sector credit potential at Rs 36,292 cr

NABARD pegs Assam’s priority sector credit potential at Rs 36,292 cr

🕔07:50, 9.Dec 2021

Guwahati, Dec 9 (IANS) The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has projected a credit potential of Rs 36,292 crore for Assam for financial year 2022-23, officials said on Wednesday. NABARD officials said that the projected credit potentiality for

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Delhi, TN lead India’s switch to electric cooking with 17% adoption: CEEW

Delhi, TN lead India’s switch to electric cooking with 17% adoption: CEEW

🕔08:43, 19.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) States such as Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Assam, and Kerala have seen a gradual uptick in the adoption of electric cooking (eCooking) devices, according to an independent study released by the Council on Energy, Environment and

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Moderate quake shakes Assam, Bengal, no damage reported

Moderate quake shakes Assam, Bengal, no damage reported

🕔08:05, 24.Aug 2021

Guwahati, Aug 24  A ‘moderate’ earthquake, measuring 4 on the Richter Scale, was reported in Assam’s Kokrajhar and adjoining West Bengal and Bhutan on Monday, officials said. The National Centre for Seismology (NCS) said that the tremors were felt in

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MHA in regular talks with Assam, Mizoram govt, tracking situation

MHA in regular talks with Assam, Mizoram govt, tracking situation

🕔09:51, 1.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 01  The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) is in regular talks with Assam and Mizoram administrations over the situation amid the continued border row between the two northeast states, the officials said here on Saturday. Admitting that

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Assam to adopt Gujarat model for power sector reforms

Assam to adopt Gujarat model for power sector reforms

🕔07:44, 16.Jun 2021

Guwahati, June 16  The BJP-led Assam government would adopt the Gujarat model and follow its technological solutions in metering, billing, collection of electricity bills besides improving the functioning of various power companies, officials said on Tuesday. According to the top

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NE India’s first DRDO supported Covid hospital in Assam

NE India’s first DRDO supported Covid hospital in Assam

🕔19:47, 10.Jun 2021

Guwahati, June 10  The DRDO supported first ever 300-bed Covid hospital in northeast India was inaugurated in Guwahati on Thursday by Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma. The modern Covid Care Hospital was set up by converting a portion of

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ULFA-I releases abducted 3rd ONGC official after 31 days

ULFA-I releases abducted 3rd ONGC official after 31 days

🕔13:52, 22.May 2021

Guwahati, May 22  After 31 days, ULFA-I on Saturday released ONGC’s third technical staff Ritul Saikia in Nagaland, Assam Police officials confirmed and said he is likely to reach home in eastern Assam’s Jorhat by Saturday evening. An Assam police

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BJP-led NDA returns to power in Assam for 2nd time in a row

BJP-led NDA returns to power in Assam for 2nd time in a row

🕔06:31, 3.May 2021

Guwahati, May 3  The ruling BJP-led NDA returned to power in Assam for the second consecutive term as the “Mitrajot” secured 68 seats in the 126-member assembly, election officials said on Sunday midnight. According to the latest tally of the

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