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Majuli residents readying to greet visitors for Raas
The Assam Tribune

No fuel to two-wheel riders without helmets in Majuli

JORHAT, Jan 21 - The Majuli district administration has directed the petrol pump owners of the Brahmaputra river island not to provide fuel to two-wheel riders found not wearing helmets.A district administration official told The Assam Tribune that an order ... The Assam Tribune, 2 hours ago
Jumbos destroy 11 houses near Jorhat The Assam Tribune, 3 weeks ago

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Flash floods in Tawi river, 7 labourers rescued

Seven labourers were rescued by the police and the State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) from an island where they got stranded after a flash flood in the Tawi river, an official said today.Teams of the police and the SDRF were rushed to the spot after being ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Sonowal rolls out carbon free tourism project in Majuli

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today rolled out a carbon free tourism project in the world's largest river island Majuli.The project 'Majuli Sustainable Tourism Development Project' is aimed at encouraging a carbon free tourism experience in the ...
 Business Standard2 months ago 'Chandragiri Fort to be developed'  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago Sonowal launches 647 schemes for development of Majuli  Business Standard2 months ago Carbon-free tourism initiative in Majuli from this week  Business Standard2 months ago
The Assam Tribune

Raas Mahotsav unites society, dispels evil forces: CM

GUWAHATI, Nov 5 - Majuli the famous river island and the core of Assamese Neo-Vaishnavism which is located at the midst of the mighty Brahmaputra is reverberating with the devotion of Raas Mahotsav. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal who is on a two-day visit ...
 The Assam Tribune2 months ago
State Times

Over 20 lakh devotees take holy dip on Makar Sankranti

Sagar Island (WB), Jan 14 (PTI) Nearly 20 lakh devotees from across the country as well as from neighbouring Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh today took a holy dip at the confluence of the River Ganga and the Bay of Bengal on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.
 Zee News1 week ago Ganga Sagar: Where 20 lakh people gathered for Makar Sankranti  Rediff.com1 week ago

Bengal makes Sagar Island 'no-plastic zone'

The West Bengal government has initiated measures to make Sagar Island - the venue for the annual Gangasagar Mela - a plastic-free zone. The local administration has been asked to ensure that pilgrims coming to the area for the Gangasagar Mela do not the ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago West Bengal govt to make Sagar Island 'no-plastic zone'  Business Standard3 weeks ago Navy to boost security at Sagar island during Gangasagar mela  Business Standard1 month ago

13 dead in Indonesia's second fatal boat accident in a week

At least 13 people died after a passenger boat capsized off the Indonesian island of Sumatra, two days after another ferry accident in the archipelago killed at least nine, police said today.The boat was carrying 55 people along the Musi river when it hit a ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Business Standard

Gadkari complains of uneasiness after addressing public meet

Union Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari today complained of uneasiness after addressing a public meeting at Majuli island here.The minister who was here to flag off cargo movement on river Brahmaputra was seen resting his head on the back of his chair after ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago Gadkari flags off cargo movement on Brahmaputra  Business Standard3 weeks ago

14 drown, 9 missing as boat capsizes in Andhra's Krishna river

An overloaded boat carrying 38 people capsized in the Krishna river near Vijayawada on Sunday evening, resulting in the death of 14 tourists while nine others are missing, the police said. Fifteen people were rescued by local fishermen. The deceased included six women and four children.   The ill-fated boat was being operated by a private company and was said to be on a trial run. National Disaster Response Force teams and Krishna district authorities have launched a massive search and ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

American family missing in Brazil jungle state of Para

State police in Brazil say an American couple and their two daughters have been missing since Sunday, when river pirates assaulted the boat taking them and other passengers to an island on the Amazon River delta.The Para state Public Safety Department says a ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
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