Orientation programme on UPSC examination held
Kokrajhar: A five-day orientation cum workshop on civil service examinations (UPSC) begins on Monday at UN Academy in Kokrajhar.
Hundreds of students from UN Academy and several colleges from Kokrajhar participated the programme and took knowledge and information about preparedness to sit in the civil service examinations.
Pwrman Brahma, IAS from graced as resource person in the workshop and discussed on the preparation and knowledge building up among students.
The workshop was organized by UN Academy,Kokrajhar to create awareness on career building and quality educational environment among students in the region.
Brahma said that the workshop has been emphasized to share knowledge and information about the preparation to sit in the civil service examinations.He said that aspiring UPSC candidates must dedicate hard study to acquire competitive examination.He said that students must maintain discipline and high deep self management while stepping to get successful of the competitive examinations.
Among others, Director of UN Academy Krishna Gopal Basumatary, tescher of UN Academy Bishnu Prasad Brahma were prominent attendees on the occasion.
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The Centre is seriously considering to revive the talks with ULFA and other insurgent outfits who have already come back to the national mainstream.
Top level home ministry sources told Assam Times in Delhi that Union minister for home (independent charge) Kiren Rijiju, who is likely to visit Assam very soon, is keen to talk to the ULFA leaders.
“If everything goes fine, the Centre is sure of talks with ULFA after June 15. Talks are on the card with other militant outfit also ,” said a home ministry official.
Notably, talks with ULFA and the government refused to progress in the absence of its founder general secretary Anup Chetia alias Golap Borua who has been languishing at a jail in Dhaka.
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NAMRUP: More than two dozen contractual workers engaged in the Namrup Thermal Power Station are on fast unto death from Monday raising a slew of their demands partially affecting the functionings of the power generation operation. With festoons and play cards the contractual employees started staging the hunger strike from Monday morning in front of the General Manager’s office demanding immediate settlement of their appointment issue.
“ With this hunger strike we demand steps to ensure appointment on permanent basis. Otherwise, we would keep striking,” said Babul Chandra Das, president of Fixed Pay Contractual Labour Union said. He said,” on June 9, 2017 in a tripartite meeting, the authorities promised to meet our demand within 6 months. But the General Manager (Generation) has gone back to his promise,” said Das.
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World Environment Day was observed by Assam Higher Secondary Education Council Assam in its office premises at Bamunimaidam, Guwahati on Wednesday.
A seminar on 'Conservation of Water' was held to mark the occasion. Secretary, AHSEC, Kamal Jyoti Gogoi moderated the proceedings.
Advisors to AHSEC Satyen Gogoi (rtd IGP Assam), Dr Dipankar Chakravarty, Controller of Examinations Pankaj Borthakur also spoke on the occasion.
Environment journalist and conservationist Mubina Akhtar highlighted the threats posed by climate change and various other anthropogenic factors that has led to severe water crisis with reference to the Brahmaputra Valley.
She appealed the AHSEC for more student- teacher interactions on conservation issues in the schools as well awareness pogrammes for both the student and teaching community at regular intervals.
Another resource person Dr Dipankar Chakravorty highlighted positive impacts of rain harvesting and stressed on the need for rain harvesting in school premises.