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World Autism Awareness Day celebrated in Guwahati

Blue lights represent autism andaccordingly blue lamps were lighted to mark the inauguration of the World Autism Awareness Day 2016 function held at the NEDFi Convention Centre in Guwahati on Sunday. Welcoming the guests and guardians present on the occasion, Dr Shabina Ahmed, Managing Trustee, Assam Autism Foundation (AAF) which was founded in 1998, gave a glimpse of the journey of AAF and its striving to provide children with autism and other developmental disabilities the best possible opportunities for functional [...]

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Assam SEBA HSLC Class 10th Examination results 2017 to Declare on May 31

Assam SEBA HSLC Class 10th Examination results 2017. Assam SEBA HSLC Class 10th Examination results 2017, The Board of Secondary Education, Assam (SEBA) will declare the results of Class 10 examination 2017 on 31st May at 10 am.    The results is going to be available at various examination centers and various schools. Also, candidates may check the results via various websites, SMS, and using USSD codes for various mobile operators. One may check following websites for results: results.sebaonline.org resultsassam.nic.in www.indiaresults.com www.jagranjosh.com www.exametc.com www.assamonline.in www.assam.shiksha www.knowyourresult.com   One may use following SMS formats [...]

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Assam Board AHSEC Class 12 Exam 2017 Results To Declare On May 30

Assam Board AHSEC Class 12 Exam 2017 Results. The Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) is going to declare the results of Higher Secondary Final Year examination or Class 12 examination 2017 on May 30 at 10 am. The council had conducted the examination from February 20 to March 20, 2017.The result is supposed to be available on official websites like resultsassam.nic.in and www.ahsec.nic.in.

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22 year old girl from Jorhat drive 121 Km blindfolded

22 year old girl from Jorhat drive 121 Km blindfoldedGulanchsmita Gayatri Crounchadwip, a 22-year old girl and resident of Rajahawli in the Sonari Gaon area of Baligaon in Jorhat district has successfully driven a stretch of 121 km from  Jorhat to Kaziranga (100 km) and back by 21 Kms towards Jorhat  blindfolded on Sunday.Gulanchsmita rode  blindfolded from Jorhat on a mobike to Kaziranga  accompanied by her father Dipak Jyoti Borah who also rode alongside her  on another bike.From Kaziranga [...]

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Fresh Rhino horn found from a fatal road accident In India

Fresh Rhino horn found from a fatal road accident In India   Fresh Rhino horn found from a fatal road accident In India A fatal road mishap on Tuesday led to the uncovering of a case of one-horned rhino poaching in Kamrup. Police have recovered a blood-stained rhino horn from a vehicle that collided head on with a bus at around 6.30 am on Tuesday near Baihata Chariali in Kamrup (Rural), located close to Guwahati. On the other hand, the Forest Department said [...]

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Meghalaya’s Root bridges nominated for national award

Meghalaya’s Root bridges nominated for national awardMeghalaya’s unique living root bridges have been nominated for the National Innovation Foundation (NIF)’s Award for grassroots innovation and outstanding traditional knowledge. This was revealed at a press conference to announce the holding of the Regional Innovators Conclave organized as part of the National Science Day (NSD) to be held here from February 28 to March 3. Organized by the State Council of Science, Technology & Environment (SCSTE) in collaboration with the Shillong Science Centre [...]

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16 dead, 62 injured in tragic road mishap at Nongspung

16 dead, 62 injured in tragic road mishap at Nongspung 16 dead, 62 injured in tragic road mishap at Nongspung Rash driving claims innocent church goers’ lives Sixteen people lost their lives while 62 others sustained grievious injuries in a tragic road accident at Nongspung village located 11 kms from Nongstoin the district capital of West Khasi Hills District at 8.30am Sunday. The deceased hail from Nginiong, Mawbyrkong and Nongbudum villages under Rambrai constituency. Police said the mishap occured when a speeding lorry (ML-06-4474) ferrying [...]

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Cop shoot two people to get his way clear in Assam

Cop shoot two people to get his way clear in Assam   Cop shoot two people to get his way clear in Assam In a bizarre incident of the protector being the criminal, an assistant sub-inspector of police (ASI) shot at the driver and the handyman of an Excavator, grievously injuring them on Wednesday night.Golap Konwar who was posted as ASI at the Basistha police station was travelling in his Alto car after duty when he allegedly fired with his service revolver [...]

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Shillong hosts India’s First Cherry Blossom Festival

Shillong hosts India’s First Cherry Blossom FestivalThe much awaited Cherry Blossom Festival which is the first ever of its kind in India kick-started in the city on Monday with the Chief Minister of Meghalaya, Dr. Mukul Sangma inaugurating the festival at the Polo Grounds. Organised by the Government of Meghalaya in association with the Institute of Bioresources & Sustainable Development (IBSD), Government of India, the four-day festival seeks to promote Meghalaya as a favoured tourist destination to many a domestic and international [...]

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Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes declared illegal from midnight 9 Nov 2016

Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes declared illegal from midnight 9 Nov 2016Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a sudden address to the nation on Tuesday, announced that Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denomination notes are being withdrawn from midnight. He said that such notes will become “mere paper”. Modi said this was being done to tackle the menace of black money in the country, which has sapped the economy. He also said that ATM withdrawals will be restricted to Rs 2,000 [...]

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4911 hearing aids fitted ,Manipur now in Guinness World record

4911 hearing aids fitted ,Manipur now in Guinness World recordManipur sets its first ever record for fitting 4911 hearing aids  in a span of 8 hours.This  record was  achieved at a Grand hearing aids distribution at Khuman Lampak, Indoor Stadium, sports complex. The event was jointly organised by the National Programme for Prevention of Deafness, National Health Mission, Manipur and ALIMCO( India). Around about 4911 hearing aids were distributed till 4:45p.m evening. The distribution started sharp at 8:45 a.m where patients came from all [...]

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Four dead body of a single family found in Hotel Sun City in Guwahati

Four dead body of a single family found in Hotel Sun City in Guwahati   Four dead body of a single family found in Hotel Sun City in Guwahati Four members of a family were found dead in  a city hotel,  Guwahati on wednesday. According to  the initial investigation, four members of the family, father, mother and their two children committed suicide, due to some family feud.However, police said they were looking at ‘every possible angle.’ They were lodged in room no 102 in [...]

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