Six-year-old boy dies in leopard attack in Assam

Wildlife activists said it was one of the several incidents at Adimgiri since January last year.

published on : 22nd August 2020

House-to-house testing in Guwahati after jump in COVID-19 cases: Assam health minister

Guwahati has reported a total of 3,736 COVID-19 cases so far while 3,293 people tested positive in the last 12 days, since June 24.

published on : 6th July 2020

14-day ‘total lockdown’ in Guwahati to fight Covid-19

The government said the situation would be reviewed after seven days and a decision would be made on whether or not to allow the shops and outlets, dealing in essential services, to reopen.

published on : 29th June 2020

COVID-19 lockdown to be imposed in 11 wards of Guwahati from tonight

Movement of individuals shall remain strictly prohibited in the specified areas with all offices remaining closed.

published on : 23rd June 2020

50,000 random COVID-19 tests to be carried out in Guwahati in next 15 days

Announcing this on Saturday, Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma told journalists that the situation in Guwahati was a matter of “grave concern”

published on : 13th June 2020

Guwahati mosque turns out to be Assam’s COVID-19 hotspot

Around 100 people, including eight Tablighi Markaz-returnees, had attended a congregation at the mosque on March 12.

published on : 10th April 2020

Guwahati Diary: Death of a langur, tattoo festival, cycle expedition and more

Temple’s last golden langur dies The last golden langur at the historic Umananda temple, perched on an island of river Brahmaputra, has died.

published on : 1st March 2020

Five-year-old birthday boy, brother killed in Guwahati fire

Seven-year-old Ishan and his five-year-old brother Iban were playing on the first floor of their Basisthapur residence when the fire broke out.

published on : 23rd January 2020

Guwahati diary

Guwahati Zoo and wildlife NGO Aaranyak have successfully bred a pair of Greater Adjutant Stork chicks in an artificial platform within the zoo enclosure.

published on : 2nd January 2020

Seven flights, many trains to and from Northeast cancelled

At least three such trains including Agartala Bangalore Humsafar Express scheduled to leave on Tuesday were also cancelled.

published on : 17th December 2019

Guwahati police chief Deepak Kumar removed amid Citizenship bill protests in Assam

City police chief Deepak Kumar was removed and Munna Prasad Gupta was appointed in his place, Commissioner and Secretary Ashutosh Agnihotri said.  

published on : 12th December 2019

Guwahati boat tragedy: No trace of missing passengers

Based on reports received from families, Assam Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday said two persons were missing in the boat tragedy on Wednesday.

published on : 6th September 2018

Shifting of game venue no black spot: FIFA U-17 World Cup panel

FIFA shifted Wednesday's game to the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan due to the soggy ground condition at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium.

published on : 25th October 2017