North East experiences heavy rainfall, snow clad Arunachal and Sikkim

Guwahati/March 20, (Prag News Desk): North East experiences heavy rainfall in the last 48 hours with Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim witnessing snowfall. There had been major drop in the temperature, the weather which is the result of the cyclonic circulation in West Assam and upper air trough in the westerlies. The cyclonic circulation still continues and North East, the thunder

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North East celebrates tribes with Adivasi Adi Bimba Theatre.

Adivasi Adi Bimba theatre

Guwahati/March 18, (Prag News Desk):Three day long tribal cultural theatre, “Adivasi Adi Bimba” kickstarted in Tinsukia. The festival is a live theatre that presents a vanguard of various tribes of India. The festival is a joint collaboration of the National School of Drama, Ministry of Cultural Affairs and the Government of Assam which is promoting conservation and growth of the

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Fatwa for Afreen hurts public sentiment and sensitivity.

Nahid Afrin

Guwahati/March 16, (Prag News Desk): Resting on a sovereign that ensembles nationalism and secularism is often seemed to be questioned and how! The very recent issuing fatwa against Nahid  Afreen-reality singing star from Assam has created hurt national sentiments within the state and nation across. The fundamentalist Muslim clerics issued  the fatwa, stating that the act of ‘singing’ as ‘against the

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“Avatar” second edition, release further delayed.


Guwahati/March 11, (Prag News Desk): James Cameron goes for further postponement with the squeal not to be released in 2018. The gestating squeal for the science-fiction epic is keeping it’s followers way anticipated. “Avatar” director James Cameron said that he is developing four more movies for the same and 2018 will not be the year of release. The movie released

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Assam’s Kunal Kaushik wins “Best Fashion Designer” in fashion town Paris.

fashion award to kunal

Guwahati/March 9, (Prag News Desk): The Assamese community and the North East region has one more reason to cherish. Famous designer Kunal Kaushik wins the “Best Fashion Designer” at the prestigious Tiffany’s Fashion Week in Paris on 5th of March’2017. Kaushik’s creation, “Looms of Assam” was showcased at the Shangri-La Eiffel Tower Palace. His designs were the perfect impressium of

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Priyanka’s Assam Tourism Ad disappoints many to the core.

Priyanka Chopra Controversy

Guwahati/March 4, (Prag News Desk): Assam Tourism brand ambassador Priyanka Chopra pledged to promote Assam Tourism globally but her recent advertisement created quite a stir among the masses in Assam. The ad with the tagline, “Naturally Wild, kyunki yeh Assam hai!’ was what said to be provocative for a tourism campaign and what made it worse was that Priyanka Chopra

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“Purab Ki Awaz” passes post production stage, ready for release

Purab ki Awaz

Guwahati/March 2, (Shantanu Mahanta/Prag News Desk): With the arrival of new filmmakers and the contemporaries reaching the national cinema circuit, this new wave of quality in the Assamese Film Industry is renewed and how! An industry that was shut down when militancy had engulfed the State with the cinema halls forced to shut down. Until today, more than a dozen

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A tribute from a Diva to a goddess!

beyonce 2017 grammy

Guwahati/Feb 13,(Prag News Desk): Celebrating the African Goddess of fertility, love and care Oshun, RNB diva Beyonce glittered the stage at the Grammy’s’.  Attired as Oshun, Beyonce use African spirituality, traditions to connect the quintessential African culture to the world. This performance was also special because for the first time, Beyonce disclosed her pregnancy and what better way to celebrate

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