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Assam police seek court help to return ‘homeless’ camels to Rajasthan - Times of India

Assam police seek court help to return ‘homeless’ camels to Rajasthan  Times of India

While the state debates who is a genuine citizen, six 'outsiders' from Rajasthan have kept Assam Police on their toes for the past two weeks.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:49 am


Punjab, Assam and Mizoram accords under Rajiv Gandhi strengthened Indian Union: Rahul - Moneycontrol

Punjab, Assam and Mizoram accords under Rajiv Gandhi strengthened Indian Union: Rahul  Moneycontrol

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday recalled his father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's achievement of concluding the Punjab, Assam and ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:41 am


Explained: How an Indian citizen is defined - The Indian Express

Explained: How an Indian citizen is defined  The Indian Express

The Constitution does not define the term 'citizen' but gives, in Articles 5 to 11, details of various categories of persons who are entitled to citizenship.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:51 am


Concern over tea industry in Assam - Telegraph India

Concern over tea industry in Assam  Telegraph India

Assam government to appoint a third party agency to study problems afflicting production.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:20 pm


Cong., NGOs offer legal help to NRC-excluded in Assam - The Hindu

Cong., NGOs offer legal help to NRC-excluded in Assam  The Hindu

Will appoint 500 people to aid non-Bodo residents: MP.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:02 pm


Assam: Central govt schemes’ implementation discussed at Silchar’s DISHA meet - Northeast Now

Assam: Central govt schemes’ implementation discussed at Silchar’s DISHA meet  Northeast Now

Silchar MP Dr. Rajdeep Roy on Wednesday chaired a high-level meeting of the District Development Coordination and Monitoring Committee (DDCMC), which ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:00 pm


Centre plans to set up 6 more FCI godowns in Assam - Northeast Now

Centre plans to set up 6 more FCI godowns in Assam  Northeast Now

Union Minister of State for Consumer Affairs Danve Raosaheb Dadarao on Wednesday said his ministry is seriously considering to set up six more FCI godowns ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:11 pm


Government panel asks suggestions from stakeholders on clause 6 on Assam Accord - Economic Times

Government panel asks suggestions from stakeholders on clause 6 on Assam Accord  Economic Times

GUWAHATI: Centre's high-level committee on Assam Accord has taken out a public notice asking stakeholders to give their comments, suggestions, views on ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:45 pm


Firstpost Editor's Picks: INX Media case, Congress in Assam, Aadhar-social media linking; today's... - Firstpost

Firstpost Editor's Picks: INX Media case, Congress in Assam, Aadhar-social media linking; today's...  Firstpost

P Chidambaram gave evasive replies to the probe agencies while he was under protective cover extended to him by the court. That cover is gone and a lookout ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:17 pm


Assam BJP not to induct leaders from other parties - Deccan Herald

Assam BJP not to induct leaders from other parties  Deccan Herald

Assam unit of the BJP on Wednesday imposed a restriction on inducting leaders from other parties, days after at least three MPs and a former minister belonging ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:15 pm


Assam: European café-bar Piazza brings home laurels - EastMojo

Assam: European café-bar Piazza brings home laurels  EastMojo

Located in Guwahati, Piazza bags 'Best Italian Restaurant of the Year 2019' in east India title at 9th Annual Indian Restaurant Congress in New Delhi.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:50 pm


Assam BJP puts induction of members from other parties on hold - Times of India

Assam BJP puts induction of members from other parties on hold  Times of India

India News: GUWAHATI: BJP in Assam will not bring new members from other parties on board, at least until it wraps up its organizational elections.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:41 pm


6 Camels in police station keep Assam cops on toes for over 2 weeks! - National Herald

6 Camels in police station keep Assam cops on toes for over 2 weeks!  National Herald

Six camels, seized from a local market a day ahead of the Eid al-Adha were “saved” from being slaughtered, are keeping the police on their toes for about two ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:30 pm


As NRC Deadline Nears In Assam, Foreigners' Tribunal Gets 221 New Members - NDTV News

As NRC Deadline Nears In Assam, Foreigners' Tribunal Gets 221 New Members  NDTV News

On Tuesday, the Gauhati High Court appointed 221 new members to 100 existing and 121 new Foreigners Tribunals (FT) in Assam, in a significant development ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:12 pm


PM trying to hide economic slowdown: Assam Cong - Deccan Herald

PM trying to hide economic slowdown: Assam Cong  Deccan Herald

The Congress in Assam on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of diverting the attention of the people from the economic slowdown by bringing ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:07 pm


Assam MP plans social organisation modelled on RSS - The Hindu

Assam MP plans social organisation modelled on RSS  The Hindu

The non-Bodos, accusing the BTC leadership of discrimination, have since the 2014 Lok Sabha polls come together to elect Naba Sarania to Parliament twice ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:50 am


Fan forever: Assam youth gets minister Himanta tattooed on forearm - EastMojo

Fan forever: Assam youth gets minister Himanta tattooed on forearm  EastMojo

Karna Kundal Bharali, 23, got inked two years ago in honour of his 'god', but the matter came to light only recently when his friend posted an image on Twitter.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:35 am


U-14 Subroto Cup: Assam to Start Campaign vs Kerala Today - The Sentinel Assam

U-14 Subroto Cup: Assam to Start Campaign vs Kerala Today  The Sentinel Assam

Assam to play their first game in the U-14 Subroto Cup soccer championship tomorrow against Kerala. The other teams in Assam's group are host Delhi,

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:15 am


Assam Making Big Strides in Tele-Education : Kamal Jyoti Gogoi, Secretary, AHSEC - Elets

Assam Making Big Strides in Tele-Education : Kamal Jyoti Gogoi, Secretary, AHSEC  Elets

There has been a constant rise in the trend of commercialization in the school education scene of Assam. With the prevalent competition between states to excel ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:07 am


Halicharan Narzary wants to 'make Assam smile again' - Sportstar

Halicharan Narzary wants to 'make Assam smile again'  Sportstar

Midfielder Halicharan Narzary, who hails from Assam, expressed his urge to help the northeastern state, which had been ravaged by torrential rainfall and ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:12 am


Congress in Assam: Despite a series of defeats, young bloods prepare to fight back and help party 'rise... - Firstpost

Congress in Assam: Despite a series of defeats, young bloods prepare to fight back and help party 'rise...  Firstpost

There is no question that Congress will have to use everything in their armamentarium to prove that to win again in Assam is not a Sisyphean job for the party.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:45 am


Navodaya Vidyalaya national meet in Assam - Times of India

Navodaya Vidyalaya national meet in Assam  Times of India

Education News: Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti's (NVS) Shillong Regional Office is organizing the second National Rope Skipping Meet 2019 (for both boys and ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:31 am


Camels in Police Station Keep Assam Cops on Toes - The Weather Channel

Camels in Police Station Keep Assam Cops on Toes  The Weather Channel

Six camels, seized from a local market in the Darrang district and a custody battle that the seizure triggered, are keeping the police on their toes for about two ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:15 am


6 Camels, Rescued By Assam Cops, Wait At Police Stations To Return Home - NDTV News

6 Camels, Rescued By Assam Cops, Wait At Police Stations To Return Home  NDTV News

Dhula, Assam: Six camels, seized from a local market in the Darrang district and a custody battle that the seizure triggered, are keeping the police on their toes ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:28 pm


Assam tea industry in 'severe crisis', banks deny loans - Deccan Herald

Assam tea industry in 'severe crisis', banks deny loans  Deccan Herald

After automobiles, aviation and real estate, Assam tea industry, which contributes over 52% of India's tea production is grappling with "severe crisis," mainly due ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:42 pm


Digging Deeper | All you need to know about the Assam National Register for Citizens - Moneycontrol

Digging Deeper | All you need to know about the Assam National Register for Citizens  Moneycontrol

A month ago, the Supreme Court extended the last date for publication of the Assam National Register for Citizens by a month, from July 31 to August 31.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:21 pm


Assam Girl's Family Calls Off Wedding After Groom Fails NRC Test - News18

Assam Girl's Family Calls Off Wedding After Groom Fails NRC Test  News18

Guwahati: A family in Silchar in Assam has called off the wedding of their daughter when the groom failed to provide his citizenship credentials. Dilwar Hussain ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:59 pm


Rural hospitals in Assam lack safe abortion facilities - Deccan Herald

Rural hospitals in Assam lack safe abortion facilities  Deccan Herald

Over 73% abortions in Assam take place in government hospitals, highest among the six states but those in rural areas lack facilities for safe abortions.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:53 pm


NRC in Assam India's internal matter: Jaishankar - Livemint

NRC in Assam India's internal matter: Jaishankar  Livemint

DHAKA: The process of documenting and identifying illegal immigrants in Assam is India's "internal matter", External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said here on ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:11 pm


14.4-ft-long python rescued in Assam - ANI News

14.4-ft-long python rescued in Assam  ANI News

Nagaon (Assam) [India], Aug 20 (ANI): Forest officials along with a number of NGO activists rescued a 14.4-foot long python in Assam's Nagaon district on ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:36 am


221 new members for Assam Foreigners’ Tribunals - The Hindu

221 new members for Assam Foreigners’ Tribunals  The Hindu

A panel of 221 members has been selected for the existing and upcoming Foreigners' Tribunals (FTs) in Assam. Another 50 applicants have been put on the ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:21 am


Assam’s NRC: time limit to appeal before Foreigners Tribunal increased to 120 days - The Hindu

Assam’s NRC: time limit to appeal before Foreigners Tribunal increased to 120 days  The Hindu

As the August 31 deadline for the final publication of Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC) nears, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said on Tuesday that ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:26 am


5,80100 abortions performed in Assam every year: Report - Economic Times

5,80100 abortions performed in Assam every year: Report  Economic Times

An estimated 90% of the abortions occurring in health facilities in the State are surgical, while about 10% are done using Medical Methods of Abortion.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:11 am


Congress in Assam: Party at risk of being shellacked again if it fails to navigate host of external... - Firstpost

Congress in Assam: Party at risk of being shellacked again if it fails to navigate host of external...  Firstpost

Be it the Muslims, tea garden workers or the various Scheduled Tribes in Assam, the Congress no longer has a consolidated voter base to fall back upon.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:19 am


Passport to Kill | A News18.com Immersive - News18

Passport to Kill | A News18.com Immersive  News18

For 50 years, illegal immigration has been at the centre of Assam politics. The anxiety over NRC is now pushing people over the brink: 33 people have killed ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:07 am


Assam wedding off as groom fails NRC test - Times of India

Assam wedding off as groom fails NRC test  Times of India

A family at a village near Silchar called off their daughter's wedding after the prospective groom could not provide his citizenship credentials.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:19 am


BSF inspector from Vadodara dies in Assam - Times of India

BSF inspector from Vadodara dies in Assam  Times of India

VADODARA: A 35-year-old Border Security Force (BSF) inspector from the city died on Sunday after he slipped and fell into a drain while reportedly cha.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:13 pm


Jilted lover stabs boy to death in Assam - India Today

Jilted lover stabs boy to death in Assam  India Today

According to the police, the accused identified as Runuma Ahmed, is a first year student at BBK College.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 2:30 pm


Kahaan leke jaane hai paise: Akshay Kumar on donating Rs 2 crore for Assam floods - India Today

Kahaan leke jaane hai paise: Akshay Kumar on donating Rs 2 crore for Assam floods  India Today

When Assam was facing the rage of nature in the form floods, the first Bollywood star who came forward to help was Akshay Kumar. The Khiladi Kumar donated ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 2:22 pm


Despite BJP's Poll Promise, Assam Tea Workers Still Await Wage Revision - NewsClick

Despite BJP's Poll Promise, Assam Tea Workers Still Await Wage Revision  NewsClick

Kolkata: For around half a million tea plantation workers in the organised sector in Assam, the main issue is how long they have to survive with interim relief.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:10 am


NRC considers recommending action against senior Assam government official for 'irregularities' in... - Firstpost

NRC considers recommending action against senior Assam government official for 'irregularities' in...  Firstpost

The NRC authority is considering recommending strong action against a senior Assam government official for alleged irregularities in checking documents.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 1:12 pm


Assam activist defends seeking donations for NRC - The Hindu

Assam activist defends seeking donations for NRC  The Hindu

Ashraful Hussain, an activist and one among the four people named in a complaint for allegedly collecting money in the name of the National Register of ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 8:45 pm


Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurates Assam's first-ever CNG fuelling station - Economic Times

Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurates Assam's first-ever CNG fuelling station  Economic Times

GUWAHATI: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal dedicated the first-ever CNG fuelling station to the state at Chowkidingi in Dibrugarh. Sonowal said that ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 4:26 pm


Assam Boy Commits Suicide Over Rs 42,000 Fine Imposed By Informal Court - NDTV News

Assam Boy Commits Suicide Over Rs 42,000 Fine Imposed By Informal Court  NDTV News

A 16-year-old Assam boy on Friday committed suicide by jumping in front of a train after an informal village court ordered his family to pay Rs 42000 for allegedly ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 4:18 pm


Probe NRC money collection: Assam RTI activist - Telegraph India

Probe NRC money collection: Assam RTI activist  Telegraph India

Bora alleged that the four social activists were “deliberately” linking the NRC issue with the scrapping of Section 370. By Gaurav Das in Guwahati. Published ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:29 pm


Assam boy dies after kangaroo court fines him ₹42,000 - The Hindu

Assam boy dies after kangaroo court fines him ₹42,000  The Hindu

The police in western Assam's Bongaigaon district on Friday registered a case against a group of villagers for alleged moral policing that drove a 16-year-old ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 4:53 pm


Row in Assam as Bhupen Hazarika's Bharat Ratna award is 'missing' - The New Indian Express

Row in Assam as Bhupen Hazarika's Bharat Ratna award is 'missing'  The New Indian Express

The award was received by Hazarika's only son, Tez, who lives in Canada. Tez has left the country but has not handed the award to anyone.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 3:39 pm


Facebook post row: well-planned conspiracy to defame me, says Assam woman - The Hindu

Facebook post row: well-planned conspiracy to defame me, says Assam woman  The Hindu

Gauhati University research scholar she is being targeted to stop her from helping people stressed out by the ongoing exercise to update NRC.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 6:44 am


Assam: Freedom rallies mark 73rd Independence Day celebrations - India Today

Assam: Freedom rallies mark 73rd Independence Day celebrations  India Today

The 73rd Independence Day was celebrated with much enthusiasm across Assam on Thursday with thousands of youths and individuals taking out freedom ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 1:34 pm


Assam freedom fighter’s Tricolour to flutter again - The Hindu

Assam freedom fighter’s Tricolour to flutter again  The Hindu

Nurul Hussain had intended to display his father's most prized possession — a khadi Tricolour of 1947 vintage — to mark India's 75th Independence Day.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 6:43 pm


Assam’s humanitarian conundrum - The Hindu

Assam’s humanitarian conundrum  The Hindu

Neither Delhi nor Dispur has been working on a proper plan for those who will soon be declared stateless.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 6:32 pm


Case against Assam researcher Rehna over 2017 post on beef - Telegraph India

Case against Assam researcher Rehna over 2017 post on beef  Telegraph India

Rehna said it was a conspiracy by a section of people for welfare work she has done for those given NRC reverification notices.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 5:47 pm


Assam woman booked for 2-year-old deleted Facebook post on beef eating - India Today

Assam woman booked for 2-year-old deleted Facebook post on beef eating  India Today

Assam Police on Wednesday registered a suo motu case against a woman, a research scholar of the Gauhati University, for a two-year-old Facebook post on ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 5:12 pm


Who really fanned the flames of the ‘anti-foreigner’ movement in Assam in the 1980s? - Scroll.in

Who really fanned the flames of the ‘anti-foreigner’ movement in Assam in the 1980s?  Scroll.in

Even though the anti-foreigner movement began on Gandhian principles, multiple street protests – interspersed with violence – were being recorded in Assam in ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 2:00 am


Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal apprises Amit Shah on NRC, seeks additional forces for Assam - Times of India

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal apprises Amit Shah on NRC, seeks additional forces for Assam  Times of India

India News: NEW DELHI: Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal apprised Union home minister Amit Shah on Tuesday about the current status of the NRC exercise ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 5:41 pm


‘Miya’ novelist as lead, film from Assam to dig into NRC - The Hindu

‘Miya’ novelist as lead, film from Assam to dig into NRC  The Hindu

Will the National Register of Citizens (NRC) end 40 years of a “constant state of anxiety” for people on either side of the indigenous-immigrant divide in Assam?

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam tea fetches record Rs 75,000 for a kilo - Times of India

Assam tea fetches record Rs 75,000 for a kilo  Times of India

A kilo of Dikom Tea Estate's Golden Butterfly tea was knocked down for Rs 75000 at the Guwahati Tea Auction Centre, breaking the record for the high.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Member of banned outfit DNLA arrested in Assam's Karbi Anglong district - India Today

Member of banned outfit DNLA arrested in Assam's Karbi Anglong district  India Today

A member of the outlawed Dimasa National Liberation Army (DNLA) has been arrested in Assam's Karbi Anglong district and arms and ammunition recovered ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


It's destination BJP for Assam Congress netas - Economic Times

It's destination BJP for Assam Congress netas  Economic Times

GUWAHATI: Many prominent Congress leaders in Assam have quit the party recently, with several others on the verge of exit. The exodus was triggered by ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 6:11 am


Assam villagers donate land for elephant meal zones - The Hindu

Assam villagers donate land for elephant meal zones  The Hindu

Grow paddy, grass for the jumbos to feed on and keep off their crops.

Published on 12 August 2019 | 8:00 pm


From Assam to Chhattisgarh, a maiden 1,500-km journey for wild buffaloes - The Hindu

From Assam to Chhattisgarh, a maiden 1,500-km journey for wild buffaloes  The Hindu

Five females to be translocated to Raipur to revive the waning population of the endangered species in central India.

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam: 3 men rape woman in front of differently-abled husband, held - India Today

Assam: 3 men rape woman in front of differently-abled husband, held  India Today

Three men have been arrested for allegedly raping a woman in front of her differently-abled husband at the latter's residence in Bokpara area of Dibrugarh ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Ahead of NRC final publication on August 31: 145 CAPF companies may be deployed in Assam - Economic Times

Ahead of NRC final publication on August 31: 145 CAPF companies may be deployed in Assam  Economic Times

GUWAHATI: Assam is likely to get around 145 companies of Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) in the runup to the publication of National Register of Citizens ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


‘They Mixed Up Muslims of Assam and Bangladesh’: Petitioner Looks Back at Decade-long NRC Exercise - News18

‘They Mixed Up Muslims of Assam and Bangladesh’: Petitioner Looks Back at Decade-long NRC Exercise  News18

Abhijit Sharma, the first petitioner in the case, says People of Assam fully supported the NRC process, right from arranging required documents to standing in ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Threat to Assam green cover - Telegraph India

Threat to Assam green cover  Telegraph India

Residents and wildlife conservation groups have alleged that wanton deforestation being carried out in Upper Assam's Tinsukia and adjoining districts as well ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Former Cong Minister Suspended for Anti-Party Activities Joins BJP in Assam - News18

Former Cong Minister Suspended for Anti-Party Activities Joins BJP in Assam  News18

Roy was suspended from the Congress in June for anti-party activities after he celebrated BJP's victory in Silchar and Karimganj constituencies in Lok Sabha ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam govt in touch with Ministry of Food Processing for making the mega food park operational: Sarbananda Sonowal - Economic Times

Assam govt in touch with Ministry of Food Processing for making the mega food park operational: Sarbananda Sonowal  Economic Times

Sonowal said that he had a detailed discussion with the Union Minister of State for Food Processing Rameswar Teli to make the Food Park at Nathkuchi ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bye bye plastic: Assamese man invents leak-free bamboo bottles for daily use. See viral pics - India Today

Bye bye plastic: Assamese man invents leak-free bamboo bottles for daily use. See viral pics  India Today

An Assamese man has found the perfect alternative for plastic bottles. He has come up with leak-free, biodegradable bamboo bottles for daily use.

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


This man from Assam is making eco-friendly bamboo water bottles to reduce plastic use - YourStory

This man from Assam is making eco-friendly bamboo water bottles to reduce plastic use  YourStory

Dhritiman Bohra is manufacturing organic bamboo bottles from 'bhaluka', a variety of bamboo. It takes him around five hours to make a bottle.

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Indian Air Force Sukhoi Su-30 crashes in Assam - India Today

Indian Air Force Sukhoi Su-30 crashes in Assam  India Today

An Indian Air Force fighter jet crashed Thursday night in Assam. The air force jet that crashed was a Sukhoi Su-30. The Su-30 MKI fighter jet was on a routine ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam CM, finance minister condole Sushma Swaraj's demise - India Today

Assam CM, finance minister condole Sushma Swaraj's demise  India Today

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma have condoled the demise of former external affairs minister and senior ...

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam flood situation improving, toll rises to 91 - India Today

Assam flood situation improving, toll rises to 91  India Today

Assam's overall flood situation improved considerably on Monday though one person lost his life due to drowning taking the total death toll to 91, an official ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Security Beefed-up in Four Assam Districts Bordering Arunachal Ahead of Independence Day - News18

Security Beefed-up in Four Assam Districts Bordering Arunachal Ahead of Independence Day  News18

The SPs of the four districts have been instructed to maintain area domination in the regions near Arunachal Pradesh, especially in Sonitpur and Biswanath, ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Tea prices shoot up at auctions after rains hit Assam, West Bengal - Business Standard

Tea prices shoot up at auctions after rains hit Assam, West Bengal  Business Standard

Tea prices in auctions have increased after rains and floods in plantation regions of West Bengal and Assam, encouraging companies to be optimist about their ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam flood situation improving; toll climbs to 90 - India Today

Assam flood situation improving; toll climbs to 90  India Today

Nearly 88000 people remain affected by the deluge in 10 of the 33 districts of the state, according to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA).

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Clause 6 panel of Assam accord must reserve 21 assembly seats for indigenous communities: Committee - Economic Times

Clause 6 panel of Assam accord must reserve 21 assembly seats for indigenous communities: Committee  Economic Times

As per Assam accord the date of detection and deportation of foreigners is March 25, 1971 irrespective of religious affiliation, while for rest of India the date of ...

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam: Patient declared dead by doctors found alive in morgue - India Today

Assam: Patient declared dead by doctors found alive in morgue  India Today

A man who was allegedly declared dead by the authorities of Tinsukia Civil Hospital in Assam was later found alive lying on the floor in an isolated ward meant ...

Published on 3 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam flood situation unchanged, death toll at 88 - India Today

Assam flood situation unchanged, death toll at 88  India Today

The flood situation in Assam remained unchanged on Friday with 12 districts still submerged, even as two *fresh* casualties were reported, pushing the toll to 88.

Published on 3 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam won't get an error free NRC on August 31: Tarun Gogoi - Economic Times

Assam won't get an error free NRC on August 31: Tarun Gogoi  Economic Times

GUWAHATI: Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday said that Assam will not a get an error free National Register of Citizens (NRC) on August 31 ...

Published on 3 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Flood-like situation in Gujarat claims 5 lives; Assam, Bihar return to normalcy - India Today

Flood-like situation in Gujarat claims 5 lives; Assam, Bihar return to normalcy  India Today

Five persons were killed and over 5,000 were evacuated in Gujarat which was battered by nearly 500 mm of rain till Thursday morning, even as Assam and ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam floods: Water level recedes in Kaziranga, Pobitora - India Today

Assam floods: Water level recedes in Kaziranga, Pobitora  India Today

The water level at flood-hit Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary and Kaziranga National Park has started receding with the sustained efforts of the forest department to ...

Published on 1 August 2019 | 7:00 am


How poetry became a crime in Assam - The Caravan

How poetry became a crime in Assam  The Caravan

Many Muslim poets of Bengali heritage have been booked for panning the National Register of Citizens and writing in the languages of their ancestors.

Published on 1 August 2019 | 7:00 am


3 Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen cadres arrested in Assam’s Barpeta - Economic Times

3 Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen cadres arrested in Assam’s Barpeta  Economic Times

Assam Police on Tuesday arrested three cadres of the Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) – an Islamic terrorist organization mainly operating in ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam Co India tea brand sets new record, gets auctioned for Rs 70,501 per kg - Business Today

Assam Co India tea brand sets new record, gets auctioned for Rs 70,501 per kg  Business Today

A specialty orthodox tea variety from Dibrugarh's Maijan Tea Estate set a new record on Wednesday, as it was auctioned for Rs 70501 per kg at the Guwahati ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Mrinal Miri included in MHA-constituted panel on Assam Accord - Economic Times

Mrinal Miri included in MHA-constituted panel on Assam Accord  Economic Times

Tribal organisations have demanded for making the panel more board based.

Published on 30 July 2019 | 7:00 am


832 sq km of Assam land encroached by neighbouring states: Assam minister - India Today

832 sq km of Assam land encroached by neighbouring states: Assam minister  India Today

In total 832.67 sq km of Assam's land has been encroached by its neighbouring states with Nagaland occupying the largest area of 594.90 sq km till February, ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Floods kill over 200 in Assam and Bihar: Here's what we know so far - Moneycontrol

Floods kill over 200 in Assam and Bihar: Here's what we know so far  Moneycontrol

The situation in the states of Bihar and Assam remained grim as death toll due to flooding mounted to 127 in Bihar and to over 81 in Assam as of July 27, ...

Published on 28 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam: Army rescues 50 people from flood-affected Nalbari - India Today

Assam: Army rescues 50 people from flood-affected Nalbari  India Today

The Indian Army conducted rescue operations in flood-hit Balitara and Satai areas in Assam late on Friday and rescued over 50 persons from the affected region ...

Published on 27 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam goes under as Rs 40k cr project stuck - India Today

Assam goes under as Rs 40k cr project stuck  India Today

The project was announced by the Centre and the implementation process has been started. The Assam government has finalised tenders for the project.

Published on 27 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam floods: Death toll climbs to 75, water level rises in 7 districts - India Today

Assam floods: Death toll climbs to 75, water level rises in 7 districts  India Today

The death toll in Assam floods climbed to 75 with one more person succumbing in Dhubri on Thursday, while water level rose in seven districts of the state.

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


5 more die in Assam flood, toll touches 80 - India Today

5 more die in Assam flood, toll touches 80  India Today

Floods in Assam claimed five more lives on Friday, taking the toll in the state to 80 even as water levels in all the affected districts receded further, an official ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam industrial policy to check fly by night operators - Economic Times

Assam industrial policy to check fly by night operators  Economic Times

Guwahati: What is aimed at keeping at bay fly by night operators, the new industrial policy in Assam has provided that benefits of tax reimbursement under the ...

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Death toll in Assam, Bihar floods reaches 197 - India Today

Death toll in Assam, Bihar floods reaches 197  India Today

The death toll in Bihar and Assam floods mounted to 197, with a total of 1.24 crore people being affected by the calamity in the two states, officials said.

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Over 69 people, 204 animals killed as flood situation continues to worsen in Assam - Livemint

Over 69 people, 204 animals killed as flood situation continues to worsen in Assam  Livemint

New Delhi: Flood situation in Assam continues to aggravate with as many as 69 lives lost in the rising waters across the state, which has been under a spell of ...

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am


AK Bhalla, Assam-Meghalaya Cadre Officer, Chosen New Home Secretary With Focus on NRC & Kashmir - News18

AK Bhalla, Assam-Meghalaya Cadre Officer, Chosen New Home Secretary With Focus on NRC & Kashmir  News18

While Bhalla in his time at the Centre worked in the ministries of shipping and commerce, it is his experience in Assam that could be utilised most as Amit Shah ...

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Amitabh Bachchan donates Rs 51 lakh for Assam floods, asks followers to contribute to CM Relief Fund - India Today

Amitabh Bachchan donates Rs 51 lakh for Assam floods, asks followers to contribute to CM Relief Fund  India Today

After Akshay Kumar, it is Amitabh Bachchan who contibuted for Assam floods. The actor donated Rs 51 lakh to Assam's Chief Minister's Relief Fund for the ...

Published on 24 July 2019 | 7:00 am


‘Assam No Dumping Ground for Illegal Bangladeshis’: AASU Chief Adviser on Why NRC Must Detect, Delete... - News18

‘Assam No Dumping Ground for Illegal Bangladeshis’: AASU Chief Adviser on Why NRC Must Detect, Delete...  News18

Thirty-four years after the Assam Movement, and ahead of the publication of the final NRC on August 31, News18 spoke to AASU's chief advisor Samujjal ...

Published on 24 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Maharashtra: Muslim organisation backs NRC in Assam - India Today

Maharashtra: Muslim organisation backs NRC in Assam  India Today

Maharashtra Muslim Manch (MMM), an umbrella organisation of 40 NGOs working for the Muslims, has come forward in the support of the National Register of ...

Published on 24 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam MLA drops ego, picks up rice bags to help flood affected - India Today

Assam MLA drops ego, picks up rice bags to help flood affected  India Today

Millions of people are affected in the devastating floods in Assam and politicians of all hues are visiting the affected areas. But a Congress MLA has done what ...

Published on 23 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam NRC: Supreme Court extends deadline for final release of list to August 31 - India Today

Assam NRC: Supreme Court extends deadline for final release of list to August 31  India Today

The Supreme Court has extended its July 31 deadline to August 31 for publication of the final Assam National Register of Citizens (NRC).

Published on 23 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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