19th century Buddhist monastery facing extinction threat

Posted by - December 19, 2018

 Avik Chakraborty Namphake Buddhist monastery situated at Namphake village of Naharkatia in Dibrugarh district has been facing erosion threat from Buri-Dehing river since several years. The river is few meters away from the Buddhist monastery. The monastery was established in 1850 and is one of the oldest Buddhist monasteries in upper Assam.  Namphake village have

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ONGC’s Drinking Water Project inaugurated at historic Dholebagan HS School

Posted by - December 19, 2018

Avik Chakraborty Drinking Water Project was inaugurated by Executive Director-Asset Manager, ONGC Assam Asset, S D Maske at the historic Dholebagan HS School, Charaideo district on October 27, 2018. The School, established in 1919, is celebrating its Centenary Year and ONGC’s ‘Drinking Water Project’, commemorating the Centenary Year, will benefit the 700 plus Students, Teachers

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The SP, BSP Conundrum

Posted by - November 8, 2018

Tushar Pandit The poll season has been well and truly announced along with the forecasts of the pollsters and pundits. ‘Trouble’ in the Opposition camp is currently a news staple while the BJP with Narendra Modi as its flag bearer is being presented as even more invincible than before. The supremos of the two key

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Buying Russian Missile System Despite US Sanctions Threat

Posted by - November 8, 2018

Atul Cowshish Has India cocked a snook at the US by clinching a crucial $5.4 billion s-400 Triumf missile defence system with Russia that can potentially place India under severe US sanctions under CAATSA? It appears so at the outset. A narrative is being circulated to demonstrate how ‘independent’ India is in doing trade with

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Dibrugarh School gets electrification

Posted by - October 12, 2018

Avik Chakraborty Mohanbari Hindu Gaon prathamik Vidyalaya, 15 km from Dibrugarh town, situated at Lahowal constituency of Dibrugarh district get newly electrified renovated school on August 22, 2018. The school was established in 1972 and its condition was dilapidated and without electricity. Recently, Dibrugarh Round Table Chartered, an NGO under Round Table India adopted the

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40 lakhs excluded from the final draft of NRC in Assam

Posted by - September 18, 2018

Avik Chakraborty The final draft of National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam was published on July 30, which excluded 40 lakh peoples name. For several decades Assam has tolerated the brunt of illegal migrant and NRC is the mechanism designed to oust the illegal migrant who came after March 24, 1971 in Assam. The

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Contribution of Vajpayee for the Development of Northeast

Posted by - September 3, 2018

NeW Bureau Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee died at 93 on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at AIIMS in New Delhi. Simple, respectful, friendly and always smiling, an iconic and charismatic figure who was loved by all was an honest statesman who often rose above political differences for the cause of humanity, justice and peace.

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Shri Pranjit Deka, ED (HR&A) giving away Solar Lighting and Clean Cooking equipments

Oil India Ltd Launches Solar Solution Happy Home Programme under CSR project Oil Urja

Posted by - August 7, 2018

Avik Chakraborty The inaugural function of OIL Urja Solar Solution Happy Home Programme, a CSR Project of Oil India Limited, Duliajan which is being implemented by Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE) was held on July 4, 2018 at Mirigaon village of Dibrugarh district. The programme was graced by  Binod Hazarika, MLA, Chabua constituency, MrinalKantiDhar, DFO

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World Environment Day: Commitment to Beat Plastic Pollution 

Posted by - July 31, 2018

Avik Chakraborty Assam also joined with the rest of the world in celebrating World Environment Day as he led the state in commemorating the day at Panbari Digboi with government’s commitment to protect the environment by beating the plastic pollution. Laying the foundation stone of Signature project in Digboi on June 5, 2018 as part

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