Barsapara stadium to host ISL match in October

Guwahati/ 14th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): The newly built Barsapara Stadium is all set to host  its first international match this October. According to sources,India will play five ODIs and three T20 Internationals against Australia from September end to mid of October. One of the matches will be held in the newly launched stadium of the Assam cricket Association(ACA) at Barsapara

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Gaurav- another in the list of Blue Whale Game Challenge.

Guwahati/ 14th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): Gaurav Sutradhar, a 22-year-old youth identified as a third semester student of Radha Madhav College, Silchar, allegedly jumped off a two-storey building on Wednesday. The investigation confirmed that it was a Blue Whale dare, this is the first reported incident in Silchar. Son of Sabita Sutradhar, Gaurav used to stay at his uncle’s residence wherein the

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Limited citizenship to Chakma Hajong refugees

Guwahati/ 14th September’2017 (Prag News Desk):The Centre has decided to grant limited citizenship to nearly one lakh Chakma and Hajong refugees living in Arunachal Pradesh. In a high-level discussion convened by Union Minister Rajnath Singh and was attended by Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju and National Security Adviser Ajit Doval. What

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Tezpur University among top 1,000 globally for the 2nd consecutive year

Guwahati/ 13th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): Tezpur university emerged as one of the best universities globally. According to a survey done by Times the university ranked as one among the top 1000 universities globally for the second consecutive year Times Higher Education has listed 1000 universities in its Ranking 2018 like the recent years and Tezpur University is selected among

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CAG Audit brings out the BTC vacuum…

Guwahati/ 12th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): The CAG in its report revealed that  Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC), in complete violation of the rules has opened a new head of account called the “Chief’s discretionary expenditure” and spent an amount of Rs 180.33 crore during the period from 2010-11 to 2013-14. According to the special audit carried out by the Comptroller and Auditor

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DPS Guwahati wins WWF middle level quiz competition

Guwahati/11th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): DPS Guwahati team has been able to bag the first prize in the recently held WWF inter school quiz competition. According to sources, total 70 schools with their 4,170 students participated in this year’s WWF Wild Wisdom quiz recently. Students from schools like APS, Sainik Schools, MAPS, Sainik Schools were seen participating in the quiz competition

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Eight Manipuri girls rescued from trafficking in Myanmar

Guwahati/11th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): Eight Manipuri girls were successfully rescued as who were trafficked to Yangon in Myanmar. The girls made a call from Churachandpur to the office of SP, Churachandpur as the girls were likely to be sent to Thailand or Singapore. Soon after the information get into the hands of the police officials Home department immediately contact the Myanmar police

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Former CM not happy with the ambiguity over Assam-Nagaland issue.

Guwahati/ 10th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): Sternly stating that the Congress would not accept the demand of the NSCN-IM for unification of all Naga-inhabited areas, which includes parts of Assam, former Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi asked BJP-led state government to give a clear stand to the boundary issue between the two states. Gogoi charged the State government with not putting up

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The ‘North East Venture Fund’ launched

Guwahati/ 10th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): The Centre launched the ‘North East Venture Fund’, the first dedicated venture fund for the region with a corpus of Rs 100 crore. This is a joint initiative with the Ministry of DoNER and North Eastern Development Finance Corporation Ltd with the objective to promote entrepreneurship and start-ups in the northeastern region. Here, DoNER also

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