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Salman Khan convicted for Hit-and-Run Case

Salman Khan convicted for Hit-and-Run Case

Bollywood actor Salman Khan has been convicted of all 8 charges against him including culpable homicide today on May 06, 2015. A Session Court in Mumbai said all charges including culpable homicide have been proved against him. A Bandra Metropolitan Magistrate, who conducted the trial under lesser charge of rash and negligent driving, which carries a maximum […]

Madras Cafe – Haunted by Ghosts of Dil Se

Madras Cafe – Haunted by Ghosts of Dil Se

If you are already assuming that this is going to be a critical analysis of Madras Cafe in comparison with Dil Se, you are wrong in the first place. Dil Se, a movie set on the backdrop of insurgency in Assam was total failure from all aspects. It mis-represented the insurgency issue of Assam in […]

Manas Robin – Beyond the Musical Frontiers

Manas Robin – Beyond the Musical Frontiers

Interviewed by- Rajib Lochan He is a known name to every Assamese household. From the aroma of the roots to which he belongs to the cologne of the urban concrete settlements, singer-composer-lyricist Manas Robin has seen it all. Jonbai, Priya O Priya, Lefafa is just a few names that one associates to his success list. […]

Samiran Barua Ahi Ase – Better if he doesn’t come

Samiran Barua Ahi Ase – Better if he doesn’t come

By- Partha Prawal Goswami | Date- April 10, 2012 When the trailers of Samiran Barua Ahi Ase, the fourth Assamese film to be released in 2012, flashed in youtube it made promise. I am a huge fan of the cult Assamese story by the same name written by Manoj Goswami and hopes ran high when […]

Eastern Fare rocks the Trinity Guild Hall exams

Eastern Fare rocks the Trinity Guild Hall exams

The students of Eastern Fare Music Foundation have demonstrated brilliant performance consecutively for the third time in the annual graded examinations for Western Classical music conducted by Trinity Colllege, London. All the students at the institution that appeared for the examination conducted in Good Sheppard Institute in October, 2011, maintained an average of above 80 […]

Global Indian Music Academy Nominations – Angaraag Mahanta on the run with Assamese folk music

Global Indian Music Academy Nominations – Angaraag Mahanta on the run with Assamese folk music

By- Correspondent | Date- August 12, 2011 Singer Angaraag Mahanta, also known as Papon, is in run for the award of the best folk singer/ album of India. The Global Indian Music Academy (GIMA) awards announced their nominations for this year’s awards yesterday and two of Angaraag Mahanta’s music albums Gomseng and Phagunar Gaan have […]

Appraising Engraved Invitation by Assam Rockers Lucid Recess – Along comes good news

Appraising Engraved Invitation by Assam Rockers Lucid Recess – Along comes good news

By- Debabrata Gogoi  Engraved Invitation – some deep thoughts  I have a playlist for Winamp which I seem to have listened to a lot many times and for a lot of different reasons. Mostly though because the songs are placid and sober. And at times I listened to these songs because I know the people […]

RAMDHENU proved NO END of HOPE

RAMDHENU proved NO END of HOPE

By- Kabir Shankar People of Assam for last many years was waiting for a movie which can cause a thunder like Joubone Amoni Kore did. But each time an Assamese movie got released, either it was very badly made or was very dark arty type, which failed to bring in audiences and whoever goes in […]

Sando Aastha Saa

Sando Aastha Saa

The drama ” Sando Aastha Saa” produced by Symphony- Rhythms for perfection, under the direction of Prastuti Parashar staged at Nagaon district library auditorium in Nagaon on Sunday, October 3, evening. Photo : Diganta Talukdar Anirban KalitaAnirban Kalita is Executive Editor of News Section. His role is also involved with reviewing, editing of articles before publishing. […]