India

India’s Dangerous ‘Golden Triangle’ Expands

India’s Dangerous ‘Golden Triangle’ Expands

Diphu December 27 2022: US president Obama, in 2016, categorically named India amongst other countries as one of the world's top bracket producers of illicit narcotics. A Golden Triangle operating in India's northern states. Continuous seizure of narcotic substances...

Why Are We Not Seeing the Best in Life?

Why Are We Not Seeing the Best in Life?

Another free gem of our life is the nature around us. We have the sun that brings a new dawn every day. We have green pastures to make those mornings pleasant, birds chirping to wake us up, flowers blooming to see the beauty of life, and flowing water to soothe our...

NorthEast

Lachit Barphukan Prevented Aggressive Mughals

Lachit Barphukan Prevented Aggressive Mughals

It was a crowded Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi with a large number of distinguished personalities from Assam as participants on 25 November, where Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the closing ceremony of the year-long celebration of the 400th birth anniversary of 17th-century Ahom army general Lachit Barphukan.

The Line, the River and the Forests

The Line, the River and the Forests

River Boundary Diphu 17 September 2022:  The winding river named the Dhansiri or the Dima river forms the mutual boundary between the state of Nagaland and Assam’s Karbi Anglong District vide the notification number R 3102 dated Shillong 25th November, 1925. However,...

Business

Death of Oil Refinery Based Power Projects

Death of Oil Refinery Based Power Projects

Diphu August 19:  Two thermal power projects based at both the Guwahati oil refinery and the Bongaigaon oil refinery were abandoned as loss making and inefficient in utilizing the ‘tail gas' produced in these two refineries. The power plants are the Bongaigaon Thermal...

Bank Manager Accused of Deceptive Withdrawal

Bank Manager Accused of Deceptive Withdrawal

Alleged Deceptive Withdrawal by Bank Manager Diphu July 26: A police case has been registered against Dibyajoti Kalita, Manager of Assam Gramin Bikash Bank (ancillary of State Bank of India), Lahaorijan branch of Bokajan subdivision, at Khatkati police station...