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World's largest river island, Majuli, becomes India's first island district

Sep 08, 2016

World's largest river island, Majuli, becomes India's first island district

"Majuli will become the nerve centre of governance in the state and people will have to help in realizing the true potential of Majuli," Sonowal said #NewsTracker #Assam #Brahmaputra #Majuli #Jorhat #Sarbananda Sonowal #river island #World's largest river island #riverine island
In flood-hit Assam, dedicated 'boat clinics' help to keep hope, good health afloat

Aug 20, 2016

In flood-hit Assam, dedicated 'boat clinics' help to keep hope, good health afloat

Medical staff on boat clinics reach out to areas in Assam that have been rendered inaccessible due to seasonal floods, and offer a lifeline to hapless residents #India #Assam #Brahmaputra #Floods #Assam floods #Northeast #Sanjoy Hazarika #FWeekend #boat clinics #Center for North East Studies and Policy Research #C-NES
Assam elephant stranded in Bangladesh to be tranquilised, brought back

Aug 06, 2016

Assam elephant stranded in Bangladesh to be tranquilised, brought back

The elephant crossed the border from Assam due to the strong currents of the Brahmaputra river. #Bangladesh #Assam #Brahmaputra #Elephant #AnimalRights
Floodwater recedes in Meghalaya, thousands in makeshift shelters as households submerge

Jul 30, 2016

Floodwater recedes in Meghalaya, thousands in makeshift shelters as households submerge

Thousands of people are living in makeshift shelters in the flood-hit areas of western Meghalaya after over 23,559 households were submerged in floodwater, officials said on Friday. #NewsTracker #Assam #Brahmaputra #Meghalaya #Floods
Assam's weighty problem: How to bring Kaziranga elephant back from Bangladesh

Jul 27, 2016

Assam's weighty problem: How to bring Kaziranga elephant back from Bangladesh

Bangladesh officials have informed the Assam government that the cow elephant was in good health now. #Bangladesh #Assam #Brahmaputra #Guwahati #Kaziranga National Park #Elephant #Dhubri #Kurigram #AnimalRights
No flood warning, no problem: Assam villagers depend on animal instincts to get to higher ground

Jul 26, 2016

No flood warning, no problem: Assam villagers depend on animal instincts to get to higher ground

In the absence of any early flood warning system, villagers in Assam are banking on abnormal animal behaviour to predict and survive sudden inundation of their houses, say researchers #NewsTracker #Assam #Flood #Brahmaputra #Assam floods #Dhemaji #Flood warning system
Flood situation remains serious in Assam, over two lakh affected

Jul 21, 2016

Flood situation remains serious in Assam, over two lakh affected

The Brahmaputra is flowing above the danger mark at Nematighat in Jorhat and Dhubri, Dhansiri at Numaligarh in Golaghat, Jia Bhorali at NT Road Crossing in Sonitpur district, Sangkosh in Golakganj and Beki at Road Bridge in Barpeta district. #NewsTracker #Assam #Flood #Brahmaputra #Floods #Natural Disaster
Assam floods affect nearly 90,000 people; Brahmaputra above danger mark

Jul 05, 2016

Assam floods affect nearly 90,000 people; Brahmaputra above danger mark

Nearly 90,000 people have been affected in the latest wave of floods across seven districts in Assam. #NewsTracker #Brahmaputra #Assam floods #Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary #Army relief
People want change, administration that protects culture: Sarabanada Sonowal

Apr 04, 2016

People want change, administration that protects culture: Sarabanada Sonowal

BJP's chief ministerial candidate Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday said people were voting in the Assam Assembly elections for a change as they wanted development in the state. #BJP #NewsTracker #Assam #Brahmaputra #Dibrugarh #Sarbananda Sonowal #Assam Assembly polls 2016