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Former Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ends his decades-long Rajya Sabha term

Singh, who is credited with keeping India away from the great recession of 2008, would not be present in the Rajya Sabha for the first ti...Read More

2 NRC officials arrested on charge of accepting bribe

2 NRC officials arrested on charge of accepting bribe

Two National Register of Citizens officials has been caught red-handed by an Assam ACB team while accepting bribe

2 held for forcing woman dancers to strip in Assam

2 held for forcing woman dancers to strip in Assam

A mob of over 500 men allegedly tried to force woman dancers of a troupe to strip during a cultural program in Assam's Kamrup district.

Lotus blooms in North East’s muddy waters

New Delhi: When protests on the citizenship bill erupted in North East India earlier this year many believed it had spoiled the BJP’s cha...Read More

Assam records 12.36 percent polling in first two hours

Assam records 12.36 percent polling in first two hours

Guwahati: An estimated 12.36 per cent of over 74 lakh voters exercised their franchise in the first two hours of polling Tuesday in four ...Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019 – 3rd Phase: Muslims to matter in 30 seats today

Lok Sabha elections 2019 – 3rd Phase: Muslims to matter in 30 seats today

New Delhi: Out of the 115 Lok Sabha seats going to polls in the third phase, over 30 constituencies spread across Assam, Kerala, Uttar Pr...Read More

App to create awareness about EVMs among voters

Bongaigaon: The Bongaigaon district administration in Assam has developed an exclusive mobile phone application to motivate voters, espec...Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019: BJP releases list of 36 candidates, Sambit Patra to contest from Puri

Lok Sabha elections 2019: BJP releases list of 36 candidates, Sambit Patra to contest from Puri

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday released a list of 36 candidates for Lok Sabha candidates in Andhra Pradesh, Assam,...Read More

BJP panchayat president shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Assam

BJP panchayat president shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Assam

Silchar (Assam): A BJP panchayat president in Assam has been shot dead and another party worker critically injured by unidentified gunmen...Read More

Congress will gain from AGP’s ‘betrayal’, will win 10 seats

Guwahati: Veteran Congress leader Tarun Gogoi Thursday said the party will benefit from the anti-Citizenship Bill sentiment in Assam afte...Read More

Supreme Court seeks details of Assam voter list revisions

Supreme Court seeks details of Assam voter list revisions

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Election Commission to furnish the data on addition and deletion of voters from elector...Read More

Bhopal: Child abduction big biz in MP?

Bhopal: Child abduction big biz in MP?

Bhopal: It seems kidnapping is a growing business in the state. Every day, at least 27 boys and girls fall victim to kidnappers. The busi...Read More

HOEC to explore Umatara

Chennai: Hindustan Oil Exploration Corporation (HOEC) said, it has been awarded the contract of exploring Umatara field in Assam in conso...Read More

Assam hooch tragedy: Toll mounts to 80, over 300 others undergoing treatment

Assam hooch tragedy: Toll mounts to 80, over 300 others undergoing treatment

Guwahati/Jorhat: The toll in the Assam hooch tragedy increased to 80 on Saturday while over 310 others were undergoing treatment in hospi...Read More

15 dead, 30 fall ill after consuming spurious liquor at tea garden in Assam Golaghat

15 dead, 30 fall ill after consuming spurious liquor at tea garden in Assam Golaghat

Guwahati: At least 15 people, including five women, have died and 30 others have fallen ill allegedly after consuming spurious liquor in ...Read More

Assam Rifles can now arrest, search without warrant

New Delhi: Assam Rifles personnel have been empowered by the central government to arrest anyone and search a place without warrant in no...Read More

Assam: 8 dead in two road accidents in Bongaigaon and Karbi Anglong

Assam: 8 dead in two road accidents in Bongaigaon and Karbi Anglong

Bijni/Diphu: At least eight persons, including two women, were killed and as many others injured in two road accidents in Bongaigaon and ...Read More

Assam: 938 people detained in 6 detention centres, 823 declared foreigners, Centre tells Supreme Court

Assam: 938 people detained in 6 detention centres, 823 declared foreigners, Centre tells Supreme Court

New Delhi: The Centre Tuesday told the Supreme Court that 938 people are detained in six detention centres in Assam and 823 of them have ...Read More

Citizenship bill in no way will cause harm to Assam, Northeast: Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Changsari (Assam): PM Narendra Modi on Saturday assured the people of Assam and the Northeast that the citizenship bill will in no way ca...Read More

Assam: Nude protest on Guwahati streets ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s rally

Assam: Nude protest on Guwahati streets ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s rally

Guwahati: Assam witnessed yet another nude protest on Saturday when a group of six persons stripped off their clothes and marched in fron...Read More