Assam Government
West Bengal  /  Published 06.11.21

Mamata govt to fix minimum wage of tea workers

The Mamata Banerjee government will fix the minimum wage of tea workers before the start of the next tea season that will begin in February-end or March, sources in the state labour department have sa...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

North East  /  Published 06.11.21

Assam cabinet clears labour rules

The Assam cabinet on Thursday approved the Industrial Relation Rules, 2021, aiming at safeguarding the rights of employers and employees, a minister said. The rules have been framed with a view to am...
By PTI in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 21.10.21

Assam flood funds plea to central team

The Assam government on Wednesday urged a central team visiting various districts of the state for on-spot assessment of damages caused by flood and landslides this year to release funds for repair an...

North East  /  Published 20.10.21

Assam cabinet nod to improve power links

The Assam cabinet on Tuesday gave its nod to various measures for improving power connectivity in the state, including expansion of the electrification network, an official statement said. The cabine...
By PTI in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 25.09.21

No shrine but prayer for peace

Imam Mohd Taizuddin ensured that the Friday prayers went on at the masjid which was demolished during the first round of eviction on Monday to remove encroachers  in the minority-dominated settle...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Dhalpur (Darrang)


North East  /  Published 23.09.21

Assam govt burns rhino horn stockpile

“As such, rather than keeping a huge rhino horn stockpile in government treasuries, it was imperative to take a bold decision to dispose of the same in public view to send a strong message that ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 22.09.21

22% Assam job loss during Covid

A study by an autonomous college in Assam has found that an estimated 22 per cent of the workforce may have lost their jobs in the state due to the Covid pandemic. The study conducted by Nowgong Coll...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 18.09.21

Examinee in shorts told to cover up

A 19-year-old student was stopped from entering a university exam hall because she was wearing shorts, and was later made to wrap her legs with a curtain while writing the test. Not in Taliban-ruled ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 16.09.21

Bengal worker’s plight at ‘transit camp’ in Assam

Gangadhar Pramanik returned to his home in Bengal on Wednesday from a detention camp in Assam, carrying with him a harrowing sneak preview of the probable fate that awaits countless people when citize...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty, Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati, Bolpur(Birbhum)

North East  /  Published 06.09.21

Centre boost to Northeast waterways

The Inland Waterways Authority of India recently signed two MoUs to set up the northeast’s first ship repair facility at Pandu here and another for the smooth transport of large cargo vessels in...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


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