Bill introduced to end practice of running madrassa by government of Assam

The Assam Government is firm on its stand to end the funding of religious educational institutes through taxpayers’ money. A bill to this respect has been tabled in the three-day Winter Session of the Assam Legislative Assembly. The bill proposes to do away with two existing acts — The Assam Madrassa Education (Provincialisation) Act, 1995 … Read more

Assamese film ‘Bridge’ wins Best Social Film Title at Golden Jury Film Festival

An Assamese movie, ‘Bridge’ produced and directed by Kripal Kalita, has won the award for the best social film at Golden Jury International Film Festival held in Mumbai. The movie was also selected in the Indian Panorama category for the 51st International Film Festival of India. The film has been internationally acclaimed and also been … Read more

India’s first ‘Hot Air Balloon Wildlife Safari’ launched in Madhya Pradesh

India’s first Hot Air Balloon Wildlife Safari was launched by Madhya Pradesh Forest Minister Vijay Shah at the world famous Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve. Forest Minister Shah said that the activity will be limited to the buffer area and people can see tigers, leopards, Indian bears and other wild animals from a height. Hot Air Balloon … Read more

PM Modi flags off 100th ‘Kisan Rail’ from Maharashtra to West Bengal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday flagged off the 100th ‘Kisan Rail’ running from Sangola (Sangola) in Maharashtra to Shalimar in West Bengal (West Bengal). After leaving the railways, the Prime Minister said that even after the challenge of Corona, in four months this train network of farmers has reached the figure of 100. The … Read more

“Media Fellowship on Climate Change Reporting” – ASTE Council, Dept. of Science & Technology, Govt. of Assam

Applications are invited for “Media Fellowship on Climate Change Reporting” for a duration of 6 months with a remuneration of Rs. 15,000/- per month under Climate Cell of Environment Division, ASTE Council, Dept. of Science & Technology, Govt. of Assam with an objective to create awareness and sensitize people on issues related to weather, climate … Read more