Assam History-Modern Period

Introduction The Ahoms ruled Assam uninterruptedly for six hundred years. They established a strong and stable government, gave peace and prosperity and happiness to their subjects and successfully resisted many foreign invasions. But during the closing years of the Ahom rule, on account of the incompetence and inefficiency of the monarchs and mutual rivalry among…

National Fibre Optic Network

National Fibre Optic Network Information and communication technology (ICT) is a powerful facilitator for meeting the Millennium Development Goals by facilitating a roll-out of Internet access as an enabler of development But some services are dependent upon the availability of other complementary services and provisioning of basic services using ICT is also dependent on the…

ISRO’s new frontiers

  ISRO’s new frontiers With the successful launch on Monday of the first technology demonstrator of the indigenously, the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has taken a baby step in building a vehicle that can be reused multiple times to launch satellites into orbit. The hypersonic flight, that lasted about 770 seconds from lift-off to…

    SKILL DEVELOPMENT FOR NE STATES (Source- YOJANA, April 2016)   The National Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Policy, 2015 links skill development to improve employability and productivity for inclusive growth in the country. The Policy emphasise upon special attention to border, hilly and difficult areas including North Eastern States to address their needs for skill…