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Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 jolts India’s Assam state

An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck India’s rugged north-eastern state of Assam on Wednesday, causing cracks in the walls and floors of some structures. No immediate reports of injuries or casualties were reported. The quake hit at a depth of 34 km near the town of Dhekiajuli, 140 km north of the main city of […]


65th annual Filmfare awards: List of winners

The 65th annual Filmfare awards to honour and celebrate the finest talents of Bollywood were held at Guwahati, Assam on the night of February 15. The starry night saw an array of Bollywood actors including Karan Johar, Akshay Kumar, Ranveer Singh, Varun Dhawan, Madhuri Dixit Nene, Ayushmann Khurrana, Vicky Kaushal and Kartik Aaryan to name […]


Tailpipe of Airbus A-320 with 130 passengers catches fire

A GoAir flight which was flying to Kolkata from Guwahati and carrying 132 passengers, returned just a little over 10 minutes after take-off. The A-320 NEO airliner had a serious problem with one of its engines on Monday with some passengers reporting a fire in the tailpipe of the engine, the government’s aviation watchdog, the […]