India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 24, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tribute to 17th century Assamese war hero Lachit Borphukan on his birth anniversary saying he is India's pride and his valour in the battle of Saraighat can never be forgotten.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 2, 2015
Looking forward to promoting studies and research in Indian languages, Jawaharlal Nehru University is considering setting up of a School for the same which will offer courses in Hindi, Urdu, Kannada and Assamese among others.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 29, 2015
For a society that treasures family bonds and social values, the saga of Indrani Mukerjea, nee Pari Bora, has triggered shock and horror, particularly among Assamese women.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 18, 2015
Mr Garg uploaded a photograph on his Facebook account showing him unfurling the tricolour on August 15 at his residence wearing casuals
Robin Sinha | Wednesday July 1, 2015
SwiftKey also brings emoji prediction to Bengali, Punjabi, Kannada, Telugu, Assamese, Oriya, Sinhala and Urdu languages as well.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 19, 2015
A journalist of a local Assamese daily was abducted, tortured, shot at and dumped by suspected NDFB(S) terrorists for writing against the outfit, police said today.
NDTV Food | Thursday April 16, 2015
Bohag Bihu (Rongali Bihu) is celebrated in the month of April and coincides with other similar festivals like Baisakhi, Vishu as well as the Tamil New Year. It brings along a lot of festivities, singing and dancing.
India News | Edited by Dilip Bobb (With inputs from agencies) | Monday March 9, 2015
A 21-year-old student from Assam was brutally beaten at a south Delhi colony on Friday by residents who allegedly thought he was a burglar.
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 3, 2015
Bengali, Telugu, Assamese, Hindi, Kannada, Odiya, Punjabi, Tamil, and other language contributors will be deliberating on new ideas.
Monday December 1, 2014
The Producer of National Award winning film Akashitorar Kothare, Sangeeta Tamuli alleged that her film was screened at IFFI without seeking her permission
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday August 20, 2014
A two-km stretch of Assam-Nagaland border in Golaghat turned into a battlefield today, with Assamese protesters blockading the highway and targeting the police. When batons and tear gas failed to work, the police opened fire. At the end of it, one person was dead -- run over by a truck during the lathicharge -- and 21 people had to be hospitalised.
Deepu M Kurup | Thursday June 12, 2014
He is survived by his wife, Archana, and son, Papon Angarag Mahanta
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 24, 2014
An Assamese girl was allegedly raped by two men hailing from her state in Mahipalpur area in South Delhi.
India News | Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday December 3, 2013
The kidnapping of an Assamese businessman in the state's Chirang district at the end of November has resulted in fresh tension in the area.
South | Sam Daniel, Stalin | Wednesday June 19, 2013
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has asked for a pair of greater one-horned rhinoceros from her Assamese counterpart Tarun Gogoi for the Vandaloor Zoological Park outside Chennai.
India News | Sandeep Phukan | Sunday April 7, 2013
For the past 10 years, I have earned a living by speaking before a camera and holding a microphone. So, it's not natural for me to get goosebumps when asked to speak before a live audience. I was invited by the National Book Trust to be part of a panel discussion at a book fair in Nazira, an oil township of Upper Assam. The topic was the role of ma...
Wednesday December 10, 2014
Aditya Bal's shares his version of Dhekia Xaak, a popular Assamese dish. He gives it a twist with potatoes, spinach and mild spices.
Monday December 8, 2014
A lip smacking fish curry with the flavours of mustard and marinated potatoes and tomatoes.
Sumita Chatterjee | Wednesday December 5, 2012
The Assamese actor feels that he has done nothing exceptional in any of the aforementioned movies and that his best is yet to come.
Sarika | Friday October 26, 2012
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi formally released Assamese film Baandhon (Waves of silence) directed by internationally acclaimed director Jahnu Barua.
Sarika | Thursday October 25, 2012
Assamese movie Baandhon, directed by veteran filmmaker Jahnu Barua, has been chosen as the opening film of the Indian panorama section of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2012 which will be held in Goa from November 20.
Sumita Chatterjee | Thursday September 13, 2012
Bhupen Hazarika's voice will come alive on screen on Friday with the release of the feature film Akhon Nedekha Nodir Sipare.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Kishalay Bhattacharjee | Saturday July 14, 2012
Right to Information (RTI) activist Akhil Gogoi has alleged that an off-duty journalist played a role in the brutal molestation of a young girl by a 50-strong mob in Guwahati on Monday night. The reporter Mr Gogoi has named, Gaurav Jyoti Neog is employed with Newslive, the local Assamese channel that recorded the incident, aired it and posted the v...
Guwahati News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 4, 2012
Award-winning Assamese poet Hiren Bhattacharyya, 80, died of lung infection at a private hospital in Guwahati on Wednesday. Bhattacharyya, popularly known as Hiruda, was undergoing treatment at Dispur Hospital since June 14.