Free Press Journal
  • Hima’s historic gold rejuvenates sleepy Assam village

    Guwahati : Not many in the country would have been familiar with Kandhulimari village in Dhing — a small town situated approximately 20 kilometers from Nagaon district headquarters, narrowed by a land-eating Brahmaputra — until 18-year-old sprinter Hima Das scripted history by clinching a 400 metres gold at the IAAF World U-20 Championships at Tampere in Finland last week.