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Be careful! Notorious gang of ATM fraudsters on prowl in Guwahati

Be careful! A gang of ATM fraudsters, highly skilled in cloning debit cards, have now landed in Guwahati, and are emptying out bank accounts within moments.

The most recent victim of the gang is a 75-year old pensioner, Gajendra Nath Talukdar of Lakhimi Path in Beltola area of Guwahati. He …

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Assam: Lakhimpur woman kills husband, surrenders before police

In a sensational incident at Dholpur in North Assam’s Lakhimpur district, a woman killed her husband and surrendered before the police carrying his severed head.

Police officials said the incident took place in Kathani-Mazagaon in Dholpur, 60 kms from here on Tuesday night when Guneswari Borkotoky, stabbed her husband …

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Assam: Dilapidated roads in Goalpara giving nightmare to commuters

The dilapidated road conditions in the two constituencies of the Goalpara district in Lower Assam, West Goalpara and Jaleswar, are causing nightmare for the commuters.

Also read:Assam: Flash flood washes away PWD road in Goalpara town

The roads under the Public Works Department (PWD) from Lakhipur to Chunari in …

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Assam: Project ‘Sakhi-a ray of hope’ launched in Dibrugarh

With an aim to foster better and scientific menstrual hygiene management for girl students, the Dibrugarh chapter of Project ‘Sakhi: A ray of hope’ has been launched at a function held at Dibrugarh Government Girls’ Higher Secondary and Multi Purpose School on Tuesday in presence of Dibrugarh deputy commissioner Pallav …

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Assam: AGP leader Phani Bhushan Choudhury admitted to hospital

Assam civil supplies and consumer affairs minister and AGP MLA of Bongaigaon Phani Bhushan Choudhury was on Tuesday rushed to Health City Hospital at Khanapara in Guwahati due to serious illness.

The senior politician on Monday was present when AGP’s Birendra Prasad Baishya filed his nominations for the ensuing …

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Assam: Noted artist Benu Mishra passes away at 80 years

Assam’s noted artist and former senior art adviser and deputy director of state Directorate of Information and Public Relations, Benu Misra passed away in Guwahati on Wednesday morning.

The renowned artist breathed his last at his Kahilipara residence early in the morning. Misra was not keeping well for quite …

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Assam: Herd of wild elephants at Brahmaputra islands draws curiosity

Wildlife enthusiasts have tracked a herd of wild elephants that moves around in the river islands of Brahmaputra in Assam that has peculiar behavioural traits.

According to experts, the behaviour of this herd of elephants is very different from other herds frequenting the long Siamese elephant trail stretching from jungles …

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Guwahati Police Commissioner Deepak Kumar promoted to ADGP

Guwahati commissioner of police Deepak Kumar has been promoted to the rank of additional director general of police (ADGP), Special Branch Assam.

Kumar has been promoted to this prestigious high post of a police officer after a recent reshuffling in Guwahati police.

Apart from Kumar, IPS officer Harmeet Singh has …

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Assam CM lauds student for brilliant waste management strategies

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal lauded a student named Aniketa Das for her enthusiasm and her waste management strategies for cleaning her residential colony at Umrangso in Dima Hasao district.

Aniketa who is a student of Class VII and resides at the government quarter of Umrangso PHE wrote a letter …

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Congress leader Khaleque’s mother served ‘fake’ NRC objection notice

Barpeta Lok Sabha seat winner in 2019 general election, Assam Congress leader Abdul Khaleque’s mother Sabura Khatun has been served a National Register of Citizens (NRC) objection notice.

As per reports, the objection had been filed against the 75-year-old woman by a person named Hridayranjan Nath.

However, when Khaleque …

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