Golden Jubilee of Traditional Boat Race Celebrated at Kulsi Riverbank

Boat Race on Lakhi Puja at Kulsi

Kulsi Youth Club Commemorates Half a Century of Boating Tradition On the auspicious occasion of Lakhi Puja, thousands gathered at the Kulsi riverside in South Kamrup’s Kulsi area to witness the traditional Boat Race competition, a tradition upheld since 1973. The Kulsi River often considered the lifeline for the Rabha ethnic group, was alive with … Read more

Accidents Claimed Nearly 48,000 Lives On National Highways Last Year: Govt

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Road accidents killed as many as 47,984 people on National Highways, including on expressways, during 2020, the Parliament was informed on Thursday. In a written reply to the Lok Sabha, Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari said 53,872 people died due to road accidents on National Highways, including on expressways, in 2019. Gadkari … Read more

Courts Should Be Last Resort For Dispute Resolution: CJI Ramana

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CJI Ramana Addressed a Program in Hyderabad Chief Justice of India N V Ramana on Saturday said that courts should be the last resort for dispute resolution and one should explore alternatives like arbitration, mediation and conciliation before approaching the courts. He said this while addressing the Curtain Raiser and Stakeholders’ Conclave of the International … Read more

72-Year-Old, Who Returned From Zimbabwe, Tested Positive For Omicron In Gujarat


Earlier Two Persons Were Tested Positive For Omicron in Karnataka A 72-year-old man has been found infected with the Omicron variant of coronavirus in Jamnagar in Gujarat following his return from Zimbabwe, the state health department said on Saturday amid reports from Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka that several passengers who had returned to the country … Read more

Protesters Park Trucks Around Gurgaon Namaz Site


Members of right-wing groups who have been attempting to disrupt namaz in Gurgaon over the past weeks resorted to a new tactic Friday, parking trucks in the periphery of an area earmarked for prayers in Sector 37. Ten persons were taken away in buses and detained by police for allegedly attempting to disrupt prayers, which … Read more

Mamata Meets Pawar, Says There Is No UPA Now


West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday me NCP supremo Sarad Pawar at his residence in Mumbai on Wednesday afternoon and later stated that “there is no United Progressive Alliance (UPA) now.” Mamata is on a three-day visit to Mumbai to meet leaders of the Shiv Sena and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP). Addressing … Read more