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Ahom sword rises from watery grave
The Telegraph

Ahom sword rises from watery grave

The oft-debated tale of King Arthur acquiring his sword Excalibur from the Lady of the Lake has found an echo in a water body in Assam that threw up a four-foot hengdang , a sword used by Ahom warriors. The sword was unearthed by workers engaged in restoring ... The Telegraph, 2 months ago

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While his guitar gently weeps: Public farewell for BB King to be held in Las Vegas

Los Angeles: A public viewing and farewell toBB King will take place on Friday in Las Vegas, where he had ahome and passed away in his sleep at the age of 89. Fans will be able to pass by King's open casket to paytheir final respects at Palm ...
 Firstpost.com1 week ago
The Telegraph

Doyang-Dhansiri relics point at pre-Ahom era

A flourishing kingdom on the Indo-China Silk Route; imposition of religious belief on a people by another more dominant group; a whiff of outside workmanship, telling of a king who had staked claim to this territory. These and more ideas were put forth by ...
 The Telegraph1 month ago
The Telegraph

Quake-proof lessons from Ahom buildings

Guwahati, April 24: Over 400 years ago, the Ahom kings had made their monuments earthquake-resistant in a region prone to seismic activity. This was discovered by a team of experts from IIT Kanpur, who had come to study Ahom monuments in Upper Assam's ...
 The Telegraph1 month ago

Excavated bones to go through DNA analysis

SIVASAGAR, April 25 DNA analysis of blood samples of the descendents of the Ahom kings will be done to ascertain the relationship with the bones found during the excavation at the Charaideo Maidam. This statement was made by the Archaeological Survey of India ...
 The Assam Tribune1 month ago Ahom skeletons to be tested for DNA  Times of India1 month ago

8 gorgeous places in Assam: The gateway to North East India

Assam - a land of diverse cultures, mouth-watering delicacies and evergreen natural surroundings! The mighty Brahmaputra flows through the heart of this state. This results in many scenic marvels and makes Assam an alluring prospect for travellers.
 MSN News US4 days ago

Tree less roads: A changed Guwahati

Most of the big trees along Guwahati's Strand Road (now MG Road) between Bharalumukh and Satpukhuri (now Raj Bhavan), around Judge's Field, Dighalipukhuripar, Uzanbazar and Panbazar areas are over a century old. Of course, some of these were ...
 The Statesman4 days ago Vanishing trees  The Statesman5 days ago
The Assam Tribune

Most big trees in city over a century old

GUWAHATI, May 18 - Most of the old big trees along the Guwahati avenues, particularly in the Strand Road (now MG Road) stretch between Bharalumukh and Satpukhuri (now Raj Bhawan) areas, around the Judge's Field and the Dighalipukhuripar areas and Uzanbazar ...
 The Assam Tribune1 week ago

Backpack to these 20 places in India on a shoestring budget

India is a vast country and it is indeed beyond any traveller to choose one particular region as a favourite, amongst all the breathtaking places in the length and breadth of this country! Here we divide the country into zones and list zone wise ...
 MSN News US1 week ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Literary body clears stand

Guwahati, May 12: Asam Sahitya Sabha, the largest literary body of Assam, today said it had never defined "Assamese" and urged the people not to be confused about it. Sabha's general secretary Paramananda Rajbongshi said they were surprised to ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago Assam roots hold strong in Myanmar  Calcutta Telegraph3 weeks ago No constitutional safeguards for identity of Assamese yet  Economic Times2 months ago Assam debates definition of Assamese  Asian Age2 months ago
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