Assam

  • Assam CM Nominated Charaideo Maidam to Seek UNESCO World Heritage Tag

    Charaideo Maidam Nominated for UNESCO World Heritage Tag Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma announced that the Centre has nominated the maidams of Ahom Kingdom in Charaideo to seek a UNESCO World Heritage Site tag. The historic maidams of Ahom...

    Published On January 23rd, 2023
  • Assam to Celebrate Mongeet Festival of Music, Culture, and Food

    Mongeet is a festival of music, poetry, art, craft, food, culinary techniques, indigenous herbs, and culture celebrated in Majuli, Assam. The Mongeet festival started in the year 2020 as a movement of arts and music and it aims to nurture...

    Published On January 14th, 2023
  • Assam Govt announces recipients of highest civilian awards of Assam for 2022-23

    Highest civilian awards of Assam for 2022-23 The recipients of the state's top civil honours for 2022–2023 were revealed by the Assam government. The Assam government presented awards in the Asom Baibhav, Asom Sourav, and Asom Gourav categories. The chief...

    Published On January 6th, 2023
  • Assam Grants Industry Status to Its Tourism Sector

    As the growth in the tourism sector is vital for socio-economic development in a state, the Assam State Cabinet led by CM Himanta Biswa Sarma approved the proposal for grant of industrial status to the tourism sector in the state....

    Published On December 23rd, 2022
  • Manipur Tops the Medal Tally in the Northeast Olympic Games

    Manipur gets the top position in the Northeast Olympic Games for the second consecutive time with 237 medals, including 85 gold, as the second edition of the regional multi-sport event. Manipur also won 76 silver and 77 bronze while Assam...

    Published On November 19th, 2022
  • Trees Beyond Forests initiative launched in Assam

    Trees Beyond Forests initiative: The "trees outside forests in India (TOFI)" programme was introduced by the Assam government and the US Agency for International Development (USAID)with the goal of bringing together farmers, businesses, and private institutions to increase the amount...

    Published On October 26th, 2022
  • Cyclone Sitrang hit densely populated area in Bangladesh, Indian region affected

    Cyclone Sitrang hit Bangladesh: Cyclone Sitrang ploughed into heavily populated, low-lying parts of Bangladesh on night, killing at least nine people. The districts of Barguna, Narail, Sirajganj, and the island district of Bhol all reported death. Officials warned that as...

    Published On October 25th, 2022
  • Google partners with Assam Government to power digitalled learning

    Google partners with Assam Government: In order to help and expedite the Assam government's objective to foster digital growth and development in the State, Google inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). As part of this new initiative, Google will work...

    Published On October 20th, 2022
  • Kati Bihu 2022: Significance, Date, and Time

    Kati Bihu 2022 The Kati Bihu is an auspicious festival of Assam which is a harvest festival. It is celebrated on 18th October 2022 and the day is marked on the first day of Kati month according to the Assamese...

    Published On October 19th, 2022
  • Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma launched ‘Vidya Rath – School on Wheels’ project

    Assam Chief Minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma has launched the ‘Vidya Rath -School on Wheels’ project. This project aims at providing economically challenged underprivileged children to access elementary education for a period of 10 months. The project was launched at a...

    Published On August 23rd, 2022