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Visakhapatnam Test: Tons by Kohli, Pujara, take India to 317/4 at Stumps on Day 1
707 Views, 17-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Skipper Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara hit majestic centuries to help India take opening day honours as they reached 317 for four at stumps against England in the second Test in Visakhapatnam on Thursday. Kohli put on a marathon 226-run stand for the third wicket with Pujara (119) after the ho...Read more

Poet-critic Nalinidhar Bhattacharyya passes away
1059 Views, 02-09-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Eminent poet and critic Nalinidhar Bhattacharyya passed away at the wee hours Friday at a private nursing home in Guwahati. He was 94. The poet and litterateur was admitted to GNRC hospital on Wednesday after he developed respiratory problems and other old-age ailments. However, his health turned ...Read more

 Video release of kidnapped BJP Leader's son creates sensation
1103 Views, 23-08-2016, Courtsey News Live

The distraught parents of 26-year-old Kuldip Moran, who was kidnapped by Ulfa (I) rebels from Arunachal Pradesh on August 1, have appealed to the outfit to free their son after a clip showing him pleading for help surfaced on Monday.   A pall of gloom has descended on Kuldip’s home at K...Read more

981 Views, 18-07-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Utpal Bora Monday took charge as the Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) of Oil India Limited (OIL).  With over 33 years of experience in the petroleum sector, Bora was the Executive Director-Asset Manager of ONGC’s Mehsana Asset before being appointed CMD of Oil India Limited. Bora ...Read more

 LPG consumers of Assam will continue to get LPG subsidies
1142 Views, 10-07-2016, Courtsey News Live

LPG consumers of the state were confused on Friday after they received an SMS from Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) which said subsidy transfer to their bank accounts has been kept on hold as they have not submitted their Aadhaar number yet.   Finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, who spoke to Mo...Read more

 Sarbananda Sonowal for a new law to assess property of ministers, MLAs
1001 Views, 04-07-2016, Courtsey News Live

In an effort to bring in transparency in governance, Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday has asked chief secretary V K Pipersenia to prepare modalities for framing a legislation to assess property of ministers, MLAs, government officers, former ministers, former MLAs and retired office...Read more

 New train to Rajasthan
1015 Views, 07-03-2016, Courtsey News Live

Railway minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu flagged off the 15624/15623 Kamakhya - Bhagat Ki Kothi (near Jodhpur in Rajasthan) weekly express train by remote from New Delhi on Friday.   With the launching of this new train service, N F Railway officials said a long-standing demand of the people ...Read more

 186 crore for Assam’s urban development
892 Views, 25-02-2016, Courtsey News Live

:10 funding pattern for centrally sponsored schemes, the Centre has decided to bear 90% of AMRUT project costs in the northeast and Jammu and kashmir, 100% for Puducherry and 50% for Goa.   An official spokesperson said AMRUT projects will deal in water supply, sewerage networks and septage m...Read more

 CEC to travel to Assam next week to review poll preparations
901 Views, 20-12-2015, Courtsey News Live

The Chief Election Commissioner is expected to visit Assam next week to review the preparations for Assembly elections scheduled to be held in March-April next year.   CEC Nasim Zaidi along with Election Commissioners Achal Kumar Joti and Om Prakash Rawat are likely to tour the state on Decem...Read more