Guwahati, 7 April (By Jyotirmoy Kashyap): Neel Pawan Barua is the most revered name in the art world of Assam and the rest of Northeast too. The younger generation respects ‘Neel da’ as a painter, a teacher, a cultural activist and above all he is a mentor to many of them. He is a recipient of numerous prestigious awards and honours in the realm of art.
Chandigarh, April 2 (By Balbir Singh): The Selection Committee of the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has chosen a seven-member Indian women’s team, , including four from Haryana, which will participate in the Asian Wrestling Championships to be held at the KD Jadhav Wrestling Stadium in New Delhi from April 18 to 22.
Guwahati, April 2, 2013 (By Jyotirmoy Kashyap): Sujit Das is an Indian Painter who has collected numerous awards both national and international. Now he has earned his place in the Guinness Book of World Records. Born (1980) to Sri Kamakhya Chandra Das and Khama Das in Nagaon, Assam, Sujit has earned diploma (Visharad & Kalaratna) in Visual Arts from All India Music and Cultural Society, Kolkata. He is also a Bachelor in Mass Communication and has diploma in Electronic Engineering from Assam Institute of Electronics.
Guwahati, April 1 (by Jyotirmoy Kashyap): People call it as the Manchester of the east, Sualkuchi is a small township of Kamrup district of Assam known for its artistic work of silk for generations. Promoting globally the Northeast Indian state of Assam, Sualkuchi is known for the clothing made from Pat-Muga yearns bearing the colorful reflections of the dreams of those artisans, who work hard to earn their living producing this finest clothing. But the peace of this semi-urban town has been shattered in the last few days.