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Musical mystics of Majuli

This riverine island in Assam is a repository of Vaishnavite traditions and culture

08 Mar 2020 8:14 AM

No threat to land or language, says Assam CM; internet restored after 10 days

In no way will the honour of Assam be affected, CM Sonowal assured people of the state.

20 Dec 2019 10:00 AM

Assam CM to meet PM Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah over amended Citizenship Act

The team will meet two leaders 'very soon' to apprise them of the present situation in the state, Patowary said in a statement.

15 Dec 2019 10:29 AM

‘Martyr! We salute you’: Tempers flare at Assam teen who died in firing during CAB protests

A senior police officials said the incident is being investigated and the allegations of the family are being looked into.

14 Dec 2019 10:21 AM

Bangladesh asks India to increase Guwahati security amid protests over CAB

The Foreign Ministry in Bangladesh said that Indian envoy Das met acting foreign secretary Ahsan at his office on Thursday.

13 Dec 2019 11:01 AM

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No internet for 2 days in Meghalaya, indefinite curfew in Shillong amid protest

In a recent development, the suspension of mobile Internet services was extended for another 48 hours on Thursday in Assam.

13 Dec 2019 9:09 AM

Assam govt makes sanitary napkins mandatory in factories, industries

The decision was taken in the Assam cabinet meeting, chaired by Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, to promote hygiene among women.

20 Nov 2019 10:30 AM

No government jobs in Assam from 2021 for those with more than 2 children

The decision was taken at a Cabinet meeting held late Monday evening that also adopted a New Land Policy.

22 Oct 2019 8:35 AM

Centre determined to conclude Naga peace process: Nagaland Governor

The government has been trying to sort out the matter and is in talks for the last 22 years.

19 Oct 2019 1:28 PM

10,000 paramilitary troops deployed in Assam before NRC release withdrawn

As peace continues to prevail in Assam, a review has been carried out by Ministry of Home Affairs on Friday on the situation in the state.

14 Sep 2019 12:51 PM

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Assam citizens' list with all 3.30 crore applicants published

It will also allow individuals to check on the statuses of family members.

14 Sep 2019 10:53 AM

Days after NRC Smriti Irani assures, ‘no Indian will be left out

Criticising Banerjee for her opposition to the NRC, Irani said, it proves the dichotomy on her stand on illegal immigrants.

10 Sep 2019 2:48 PM

Rashtriya Bajrang Dal calls for 12-hour shutdown against final NRC list in Assam today

Rashtriya Bajrang Dal, he said, has chalked out a series of agitational programmes like an indefinite hunger strike.

06 Sep 2019 9:24 AM

Assam docs abstain from work to protest colleague's killing

Responding to a call by the Assam unit of the IMA, doctors at government, private hospitals and consultation chambers are protesting.

03 Sep 2019 2:38 PM

21 arrested for mob killing of 73-year-old doctor in Assam tea estate

The arrests were made on the basis of the video evidence that the administration collected from the site after the incident.

02 Sep 2019 11:16 AM

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Foreign media's commentaries about final NRC's aspects are ‘incorrect’: Raveesh Kumar

He said that exclusion from the NRC will have ‘no implication on the rights of an individual resident in Assam’.

01 Sep 2019 8:45 PM

‘No one came to India after 1971,’ says Bangladesh Finance Minister Asaduzzaman Khan

This came as a response to Assam FM Himanta Biswa Sarma said that Bangladesh would be approached to take back its people.

01 Sep 2019 7:26 PM

Doctor beaten to death by tea garden workers in Assam after co-worker dies in his absence

Dr Deven Dutta was serving on extension at the tea estate and is considered to be senior-most doctor in Jorhat.

01 Sep 2019 3:45 PM

'Nowhere man': What lies ahead for those left out of final NRC list

Now that the final NRC list is out, the dropouts who have been excluded are in for an elaborate process.

31 Aug 2019 6:55 PM

Retired army officer 'not surprised' being excluded from NRC list

Sanaullah, who was posted at the sensitive posts of Kashmir and Manipur, was arrested on the verdict of a Foreigners Tribunal in May.

31 Aug 2019 5:34 PM

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