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Assam: 10 more detention centres for holding illegal foreigners - Northeast Now

Assam: 10 more detention centres for holding illegal foreigners  Northeast Now

With the publication of the final list of National Register of Citizens (NRC) around the corner, the Assam Government is planning to set up ten more detention ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 7:32 am


Doctors' protest swells in Assam - Telegraph India

Doctors' protest swells in Assam  Telegraph India

Doctors at Assam Medical College (AMC), Dibrugarh, are wearing red-stained bandages and black badges on duty since Friday in solidarity with their ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 6:38 pm


Oil Royalty: Assam Government Yet To Get Rs 2921.46 Crore - The Sentinel Assam

Oil Royalty: Assam Government Yet To Get Rs 2921.46 Crore  The Sentinel Assam

GUWAHATI: The Government of Assam must move the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas for payment of the pending crude oil royalty amounting to Rs ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 5:32 pm


Why does Assam need more Foreigners Tribunals? - The Hindu

Why does Assam need more Foreigners Tribunals?  The Hindu

As the NRC drive reaches its final stage, the Central government has sanctioned more tribunals. How will they work?

Published on 15 June 2019 | 5:14 pm


Assam CM seeks NITI Aayog’s intervention on river erosion - Economic Times

Assam CM seeks NITI Aayog’s intervention on river erosion  Economic Times

GUWAHATI: Assam chief minister, Sarbananda Sonowal sought NITI Aayog's intervention to include river erosion in the admissible list of calamities for funding ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 2:03 pm


Why a 207-year-old banyan tree in Assam has a birthday party every year - The Indian Express

Why a 207-year-old banyan tree in Assam has a birthday party every year  The Indian Express

As fungus eats away at its branches and a river erodes the land it stands on, locals in an Assam village organise a birthday party for a banyan every year in the ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 1:40 pm


Congress sets mission of winning 80 seats for 2021 assembly polls in Assam - Economic Times

Congress sets mission of winning 80 seats for 2021 assembly polls in Assam  Economic Times

Assam Pradesh Congress Committee, President Ripun Bora said, “We have set a mission to win 80 seats in the assembly polls. BJPs mission 100 seats are ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 12:05 pm


Amazon features Assam's Mekhela Chador in its latest video - Guwahati Plus

Amazon features Assam's Mekhela Chador in its latest video  Guwahati Plus

On the occasion of its 6th anniversary in India, Amazon has released a video, which prominently featured Mekhela Chador, the indigenous traditional dress of ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 11:42 am


Assam Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi Calls On Home Minister Amit Shah - The Sentinel Assam

Assam Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi Calls On Home Minister Amit Shah  The Sentinel Assam

Governor of Assam and Mizoram Prof Jagdish Mukhi called on Home Minister Amit Shah in the latter's office at New Delhi on Friday evening and apprised.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 8:05 am


4 From Assam Get Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar, 2019 Awards - The Sentinel Assam

4 From Assam Get Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar, 2019 Awards  The Sentinel Assam

Two writers from Assam have been named for Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar, 2019 and as many for Bal Sahitya Puraskar 2019. While Sanjib Pol Deka.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:21 am


Assam Police recruitment 2019: Apply for 2,000 vacancies of bench assistant, typist, others; salary up to Rs 35,000 - Business Today

Assam Police recruitment 2019: Apply for 2,000 vacancies of bench assistant, typist, others; salary up to Rs 35,000  Business Today

Assam Police Jobs 2019: The State Level Police Recruitment Board (SLPRB), Assam, has invited applications for the recruitment of 2,000 vacancies for various ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 6:56 am


Child Labour in Assam: Causes and Remedies - NorthEast Today

Child Labour in Assam: Causes and Remedies  NorthEast Today

Generally, employers view the employment of children as advantageous as and cheaper than their adult labour. Besides, children have less developed ego, are ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 5:32 am


Area commander of Arunachal Dragon Force arrested in Assam's Kokrajhar - Business Standard

Area commander of Arunachal Dragon Force arrested in Assam's Kokrajhar  Business Standard

Kokrajhar (Assam), June 15 (ANI): The Red Horns Division and Assam's Kokrajhar Police arrested an area commander of Arunachal Dragon Force (ADF) in ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 4:06 am


Manmohan retires from Rajya Sabha as Congress loses seats in Assam house - Business Standard

Manmohan retires from Rajya Sabha as Congress loses seats in Assam house  Business Standard

On Friday evening, for the first time in 28 years, former prime minister (PM) Manmohan Singh's name ceased to be part of the list of members of the Rajya Sabha ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:00 pm


Assam mourns jawan death - Telegraph India

Assam mourns jawan death  Telegraph India

Sunil Kalita was engaged in an operation against Naxalites at Kuchai in Saraikela district of Jharkhand on May 28.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 6:36 pm


Vacancy At Foreigners Tribunal Of Assam - Live Law

Vacancy At Foreigners Tribunal Of Assam  Live Law

Applications are hereby called for experience Advocates / Retd. Judicial Officers of Assam Judicial *Service*/ Retired Civil Servants in the Online mode on ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 4:42 pm


Amazon thanks Assam for its 6 years journey in India - Northeast Now

Amazon thanks Assam for its 6 years journey in India  Northeast Now

On the occasion of its 6th anniversary in India, Amazon has released a video, which prominently featured Mekhela Sador, the colourful two-piece attire of the ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:48 pm


Sarbananda Sonowal meets Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, discusses Assam situation - Economic Times

Sarbananda Sonowal meets Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, discusses Assam situation  Economic Times

Sonowal is also believed to have discussed with Shah about the situation which may arise after the publication of the final list of the NRC.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 11:03 am


Assam Police Jobs 2019: Office of the Chairman, State Level Police Recruitment Board, Assam Police has invited applications for the recruitment Steno, - Jagran Josh

Assam Police Jobs 2019: Office of the Chairman, State Level Police Recruitment Board, Assam Police has invited applications for the recruitment Steno,  Jagran Josh

Office of the Chairman, State Level Police Recruitment Board, Assam Police has invited applications for the recruitment of 2000 Steno, DEO, Typist, Peon and ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 6:25 am


2 members of BJP social media team arrested in Assam for posts against CM Sarbananda Sonowal - India Today

2 members of BJP social media team arrested in Assam for posts against CM Sarbananda Sonowal  India Today

The Assam Police has arrested two members of the ruling BJP's social media team who had been vocal against the state government, and particularly Chief ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 5:01 am


Celsius surge follows Assam showers - Telegraph India

Celsius surge follows Assam showers  Telegraph India

The highest temperature recorded in Guwahati was 37.4 degrees Celsius on Wednesday.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 6:37 pm


ULFA (I)’s Sleeper Cells: The New Invisible Enemy Security Forces in Northeast Struggling to Deal With - News18

ULFA (I)’s Sleeper Cells: The New Invisible Enemy Security Forces in Northeast Struggling to Deal With  News18

The cells have civil society members who use modern-day technologies like social media platforms to communicate and execute terror activities.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 3:35 pm


Perfect 10 for Assam's Arpan Dutta - Sportstar

Perfect 10 for Assam's Arpan Dutta  Sportstar

Assam's left-arm orthodox bowler Arpan Dutta scalped all 10 wickets in an innings to join an elite club of bowlers who have achieved the feat. Playing for ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 2:15 pm


Assam student commits suicide for not being allowed to play PUBG game - Zee News

Assam student commits suicide for not being allowed to play PUBG game  Zee News

The deceased was a 15-year-old student of Faculty Higher Secondary School, Amingaon, and hailed from Bhaskar Nagar area in Guwahati.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 1:03 pm


Watch the Tiwas of Assam celebrate their harvest - The Hindu

Watch the Tiwas of Assam celebrate their harvest  The Hindu

As we wait for the monsoon to arrive, the year's planting season has been ushered in by the Tiwas of Assam with the vibrant Wanchuwa festival. This is a ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 12:18 pm


Assam: Two held for taking bribe to include name in NRC - Times of India

Assam: Two held for taking bribe to include name in NRC  Times of India

Two public servants engaged in updating of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam have been arrested while allegedly taking bribe from a wom.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 9:34 am


Foreigners Tribunals In Assam : Practice & Procedure - Live Law

Foreigners Tribunals In Assam : Practice & Procedure  Live Law

The Border police and Foreigners Tribunal came into existence in 1962 and 1964 respectively. On 23rd day of September 1964, The Foreigners (Tribunal) Order ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 5:03 am


Assams world-famous tea gardens are deadly for pregnant women - Business Standard

Assams world-famous tea gardens are deadly for pregnant women  Business Standard

Read more about Assam's world-famous tea gardens are deadly for pregnant women on Business-standard. Researchers who investigated 150 maternal ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 1:22 am


Assam's World-Famous Tea Gardens Are Deadly For Pregnant Women | - IndiaSpend

Assam's World-Famous Tea Gardens Are Deadly For Pregnant Women |  IndiaSpend

Sonitpur, Assam: “Mothers are now able to reach us even during the monsoon,” said Arundhati Das, 52, pointing at the asphalt road outside a one-room ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 12:30 am


Woman Sent to Detention Camp in Assam on Suspicion of Being 'Foreigner' - News18

Woman Sent to Detention Camp in Assam on Suspicion of Being 'Foreigner'  News18

Roy said that she has documents to prove that her legacy data dates back to 1952, and that the names of her parents were registered in the voters' list and her ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 5:53 pm


Assam State Transport to Deploy 15 Electric Buses in Guwahati - News18

Assam State Transport to Deploy 15 Electric Buses in Guwahati  News18

In a bid to curb pollution in the state, Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) has announced that it will deploy 15 electric buses in the city under the Central ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 12:21 pm


This temple in Assam helps nurture 'extinct' turtle back to life - The Hindu

This temple in Assam helps nurture 'extinct' turtle back to life  The Hindu

The black softshell turtle is officially extinct in the wild, but a centuries-old Indian temple and its nature-loving caretaker are helping the creature make a tentative ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 12:04 pm


Meting Out Justice to Assam's Poachers - Firstpost

Meting Out Justice to Assam's Poachers  Firstpost

Budheswor Boro lost his right hand in a wild boar attack. That has not deterred him from battling against poachers and convincing Bodos on the need for nature ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 11:58 am


PM Modi assured wholehearted support for all round development of Assam, Northeastern region, says Sarbananda Sonowal - Moneycontrol.com

PM Modi assured wholehearted support for all round development of Assam, Northeastern region, says Sarbananda Sonowal  Moneycontrol.com

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on June 12 assured wholehearted support to the people of Assam and the Northeastern region to achieve all-round development ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 9:09 am


Free kidney dialysis in 18 hospitals in Assam - Elets

Free kidney dialysis in 18 hospitals in Assam  Elets

Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Tuesday said that the government will provide free kidney dialysis in 18 hospitals in the state.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 5:47 am


Free dialysis in 8 Assam hospitals - Telegraph India

Free dialysis in 8 Assam hospitals  Telegraph India

Government will request ICMR to conduct a study on whether harmful pesticides and fertilisers is behind rise in diseases.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:03 pm


BJP leaders want more tangible schemes in Assam - Economic Times

BJP leaders want more tangible schemes in Assam  Economic Times

GUWAHATI: Several BJP leaders in Assam want the BJP-led state government to introduce tangible schemes ahead of the 2021 Assembly elections –– a ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 5:56 pm


Mob molests group of dancers in Assam; six held, women’s panel takes note - The Indian Express

Mob molests group of dancers in Assam; six held, women’s panel takes note  The Indian Express

Days after a troupe of 42 dancers was molested in Asolpora in Assam's Chaygaon district, the victims are grappling with the horrific ordeal they endured on the ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 3:58 pm


Home Ministry Lays Down Modalities for Foreigners' Tribunals in Assam for Claims, Objections in NRC - News18

Home Ministry Lays Down Modalities for Foreigners' Tribunals in Assam for Claims, Objections in NRC  News18

New Delhi: The Home Ministry Tuesday said it has laid down the modalities for foreigners' tribunals in Assam for deciding appeals made by people not satisfied ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 3:48 pm


Scientists discovers a beautiful new frog in Assam - Times of India

Scientists discovers a beautiful new frog in Assam  Times of India

Education News: A team of scientists from University of Delhi and Wildlife Institute of India, in collaboration with researchers from Indonesia and USA, have ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 1:57 pm


Women in Assam most unsafe at home - Times of India

Women in Assam most unsafe at home  Times of India

Women in Assam, especially married women, were found to be more unsafe not on roads but behind the closed doors of their homes. With an average of 32.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:24 am


Monsoon reaches NE, first Assam shower this week - Times of India

Monsoon reaches NE, first Assam shower this week  Times of India

The Southwest monsoon arrived on Monday, covering most parts of Mizoram and some parts of Manipur in the first leg. The India Meteorological Departmen.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:19 am


Assam temple helps nurture ‘extinct’ turtle back to life - Hindustan Times

Assam temple helps nurture ‘extinct’ turtle back to life  Hindustan Times

The black softshell turtle is officially extinct in the wild, but a centuries-old Indian temple and its nature-loving caretaker are helping the creature make a tentative ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 5:29 am


Assam: Electric buses to be introduced in Guwahati soon - Business Standard

Assam: Electric buses to be introduced in Guwahati soon  Business Standard

In an effort to reduce pollution, Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) will deploy 15 electric buses in the city under government's FAME (Faster Adoption ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 8:50 pm


2 held in mob stripping case in Assam - Deccan Herald

2 held in mob stripping case in Assam  Deccan Herald

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

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:40 pm


Anger over death of old man in Assam detention centre - The Hindu

Anger over death of old man in Assam detention centre  The Hindu

The death of a 77-year-old man from central Assam's Nagaon district at the Tezpur detention centre for declared foreigners has triggered anger in his village and ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 5:15 pm


What is Assam tea and what are its benefits - Times of India

What is Assam tea and what are its benefits  Times of India

Bright, tart and malty flavour with a dark brownish color, Assam tea is popularly known as a breakfast tea. It is named after the Assam region of northeast India, ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 8:32 am


Uniform fee structure in Assam colleges - Telegraph India

Uniform fee structure in Assam colleges  Telegraph India

The admission fee will be free for those students whose parents' income is less than Rs 2 lakh a year.

Published on 9 June 2019 | 9:41 pm


‘NRC is a waste paper’: Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi lashes out at state government - Scroll.in

‘NRC is a waste paper’: Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi lashes out at state government  Scroll.in

Congress leader and former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Sunday called the National Register of Citizens a “waste paper” and said the exercise was ...

Published on 9 June 2019 | 3:38 pm


Three of a family, driver killed in Assam road accident - Business Standard

Three of a family, driver killed in Assam road accident  Business Standard

Four persons, including three of a family, were killed and another injured on Sunday when a car carrying them collided with another vehicle in Assam's Dhubri ...

Published on 9 June 2019 | 11:45 am


Body of minor Assam girl who died in Arunachal MLA’s house exhumed - The Hindu

Body of minor Assam girl who died in Arunachal MLA’s house exhumed  The Hindu

The body of a 12-year-old girl who died under mysterious circumstances in the house of an Arunachal Pradesh MLA on May 20 has been exhumed from a ...

Published on 9 June 2019 | 8:08 am


Assam: 3 coaches of Silchar-Trivandrum Express gutted in fire, no casualties - India Today

Assam: 3 coaches of Silchar-Trivandrum Express gutted in fire, no casualties  India Today

Three coaches of Silchar-Trivandram Express caught fire in the early hours of Sunday, while it was stationed at Silchar railway station in Assam.

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:51 am


In Assam, campaign urging Bengali Muslims not to list Assamese as mother tongue has sparked protests - Scroll.in

In Assam, campaign urging Bengali Muslims not to list Assamese as mother tongue has sparked protests  Scroll.in

People behind the initiative say adopting Assamese decades ago has not saved them from being branded as illegal migrants.

Published on 9 June 2019 | 3:30 am


Kargil War Veteran Who Was Declared Foreigner Released from Detention Centre in Assam - News18

Kargil War Veteran Who Was Declared Foreigner Released from Detention Centre in Assam  News18

Guwahati: Kargil war veteran Mohammad Sanaullah, who was last month declared a 'foreigner' by a tribunal in Assam, walked out of a detention centre on ...

Published on 8 June 2019 | 3:52 pm


Lynching returns to take two more lives in Assam - Hindustan Times

Lynching returns to take two more lives in Assam  Hindustan Times

An angry mob lynched a woman and her son to death in Tinsukia district of Assam. The mob suspected the two to have killed the woman's daughter-in-law.

Published on 8 June 2019 | 8:17 am


Assam to Kerala: 5 trains, 4,000 kilometres, and 21 days - Livemint

Assam to Kerala: 5 trains, 4,000 kilometres, and 21 days  Livemint

Swapping out a three-hour flight for a three-week journey, Zac O'Yeah tries to tap his inner yatri from a window seat on the Indian Railways.While delays and ...

Published on 8 June 2019 | 3:30 am


NIA arrest ULFA men in Assam - Deccan Herald

NIA arrest ULFA men in Assam  Deccan Herald

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday arrested two Ulfa (Independent) militants, the accused in the November 1 killings of five Hindu Bengalis in ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 4:55 pm


Exhume body of Assam minor girl, says NCPCR - The Hindu

Exhume body of Assam minor girl, says NCPCR  The Hindu

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has recommended exhuming the body of a 12-year-old girl from Assam, who died under ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 4:51 pm


Retired Army officer who was declared illegal immigrant and detained in Assam gets bail - India Today

Retired Army officer who was declared illegal immigrant and detained in Assam gets bail  India Today

Retired Army officer Mohammed Sanaullah was declared a foreigner and was detained by police in Assam.

Published on 7 June 2019 | 1:56 pm


J&K Guv condoles JKLI jawans death in Assam - Business Standard

J&K Guv condoles JKLI jawans death in Assam  Business Standard

Read more about J&K Guv condoles JKLI jawan's death in Assam on Business Standard. Governor Satya Pal Malik Thursday expressed grief over the death of ...

Published on 6 June 2019 | 11:25 am


'Lost 590kg of ganja? Get in touch': Assam police tweet is viral - Times of India

'Lost 590kg of ganja? Get in touch': Assam police tweet is viral  Times of India

The Assam Police has found a huge amount of cannabis and also a unique way to disseminate this piece of information to the people.

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Carpenter with family in Bengal is declared foreigner in Assam - Telegraph India

Carpenter with family in Bengal is declared foreigner in Assam  Telegraph India

Asgar Ali's family is trying to collect money so that he can be freed from the detention camp on a bond.

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam Bengalis oppose Kolkata's Bengali language push - Economic Times

Assam Bengalis oppose Kolkata's Bengali language push  Economic Times

There are differences over making Bengali first language in Assam and FIRs have been filed in different police station across the state against the drive.

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam school demands waste plastic as 'fees' - Deccan Herald

Assam school demands waste plastic as 'fees'  Deccan Herald

In this photo taken on May 20, 2019, Indian students walk in line holding plastic bags to submit them as school fees at the Akshar Forum school in Pamohi on the ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


NRC casts shadow over Id in Assam - The Hindu

NRC casts shadow over Id in Assam  The Hindu

The detention centre at Goalpara in Assam for those declared foreigners following the NRC exercise and subsequent verification process, played a key role in ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam Police finds 590kg ganja, wins Internet with crazy tweet: Don't panic, we found it - India Today

Assam Police finds 590kg ganja, wins Internet with crazy tweet: Don't panic, we found it  India Today

The Assam Police is mastering the act of invoking humour in their posts so as to send across important messages to their followers on Twitter. Consider their ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam police commando stabbed to death by unidentified men - India Today

Assam police commando stabbed to death by unidentified men  India Today

An Assam police commando was stabbed to death by a group of unidentified men after he got into a spat with them at Makum in eastern Assam's Tinsukia district ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam government wont hold NRC hearing due to Eid - Business Standard

Assam government wont hold NRC hearing due to Eid  Business Standard

The Assam government will not hold a hearing on the National Register of Citizen (NRC) issue on Wednesday due to the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, officials said ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam to reduce minimum age for panchayat head to 25 years - Business Standard

Assam to reduce minimum age for panchayat head to 25 years  Business Standard

Read more about Assam to reduce minimum age for panchayat head to 25 years on Business Standard. The Assam government on Monday decided to reduce ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 6:55 pm


Air Force An-32 transport plane missing after taking off from Assam, search ops to continue overnight - India Today

Air Force An-32 transport plane missing after taking off from Assam, search ops to continue overnight  India Today

An Indian Air Force transport aircraft has gone missing after taking off from an airbase in Assam. The last contact with the aircraft -- an Antonov An-32 military ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Centre to help Assam govt set up 1,000 foreigners tribunals - Economic Times

Centre to help Assam govt set up 1,000 foreigners tribunals  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The Centre will help the Assam government in setting up 1,000 foreigners tribunals by July 31 when the final list of National Register of Citizens ...

Published on 2 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Sexual harassment: Assam workplaces lack facilities - Deccan Herald

Sexual harassment: Assam workplaces lack facilities  Deccan Herald

Some disturbing facts await policy makers in Assam — the state that reported the second highest rate of crime against women after Delhi, in 2016. A first ever ...

Published on 2 June 2019 | 7:00 am


National Register of Citizens: Kolkata-born carpenter jailed in Assam - The Hindu

National Register of Citizens: Kolkata-born carpenter jailed in Assam  The Hindu

For nearly two years Ashgar Ali alias Sheikh Ashgar has been jailed in Goalpara detention centre, following an anomaly in his father's name.

Published on 2 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Kargil War Veteran Who was Declared Foreigner by a Tribunal in Assam Loses Police Job - News18

Kargil War Veteran Who was Declared Foreigner by a Tribunal in Assam Loses Police Job  News18

Mohammed Sanaullah was detained earlier this week and sent to a detention camp in Goalpara district. His family had already filed a petition in the Gauhati ...

Published on 1 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Plant 25 trees for killing 25 vultures, Gauhati High Court tells Assam man - The Hindu

Plant 25 trees for killing 25 vultures, Gauhati High Court tells Assam man  The Hindu

The Gauhati High Court has ordered a villager in Assam to plant and take care of 25 trees as punishment for poisoning as many vultures to death three months ...

Published on 1 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam government to initiate cabinet expansion - Economic Times

Assam government to initiate cabinet expansion  Economic Times

While Labour minister Pallab Lochan Das got elected from Tezpur, power minister Topon Kumar Gogoi was elected from Jorhat Lok Sabha constituency.

Published on 1 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Villagers In Assam Kill Leopard, Gouge Its Eyes Out, Chop Off Paws - NDTV News

Villagers In Assam Kill Leopard, Gouge Its Eyes Out, Chop Off Paws  NDTV News

A leopard was killed this morning by villagers in Assam who also gouged its eyes out and chopped off its paws after the animal critically injured a man in the ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Lone Sitting MP from Assam Re-nominated by BJP, Rameshwar Teli is MoS in Ministry of Food Processing Indu... - News18

Lone Sitting MP from Assam Re-nominated by BJP, Rameshwar Teli is MoS in Ministry of Food Processing Indu...  News18

Despite facing anti-incumbency in several pockets of the constituency, Teli defeated Congress veteran and five-time MP Paban Singh Ghatowar by a record ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Army to Provide Legal Assistance to Detained Veteran in Assam Declared 'Foreigner' - News18

Army to Provide Legal Assistance to Detained Veteran in Assam Declared 'Foreigner'  News18

Guwahati: Assam's Directorate of Sainik Welfare (DSW) has come forward to provide legal assistance to Mohammed Sanaullah, a retired honorary captain of the ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Give fair hearing to those not included in NRC, SC tells Assam - The Hindu

Give fair hearing to those not included in NRC, SC tells Assam  The Hindu

The Supreme Court on Thursday urged the Assam State National Register of Citizens (NRC) Coordinator to ensure that those who have appealed against ...

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam woman takes husband's head to police station, says killed him because he abused her - India Today

Assam woman takes husband's head to police station, says killed him because he abused her  India Today

The woman from Mazgaon, Assam arrived at the Dhalpur police outpost carrying her deceased husband's head in a plastic bag. She admitted to killing her ...

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Decorated former army officer declared foreigner in Assam, sent to detention camp - India Today

Decorated former army officer declared foreigner in Assam, sent to detention camp  India Today

A former army officer in Assam who had won a President's medal was apprehended on Wednesday and sent to a detention camp in after a foreigners' tribunal ...

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Administration Gears up as 30,000 People Remain Affected in Flood-hit Assam - News18

Administration Gears up as 30,000 People Remain Affected in Flood-hit Assam  News18

Hundreds of families have been rendered homeless as waters of several rivers across the state broke through embankments, inundating the nearby villages.

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam village mourns wild elephant that came to stay with them - The Hindu

Assam village mourns wild elephant that came to stay with them  The Hindu

A village in central Assam's Kaliabor area on Sunday performed the last rites of a wild elephant that became a part of their lives after it met with an accident three ...

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Post-poll survey: BJP’s polarisation strategy hits the mark in Assam - The Hindu

Post-poll survey: BJP’s polarisation strategy hits the mark in Assam  The Hindu

The election in Assam revolved around three crucial political factors: the consolidation of the BJP as the dominant party in the State; the inability of the ...

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Former Assam MP of ‘doubtful’ citizenship passes away - The Hindu

Former Assam MP of ‘doubtful’ citizenship passes away  The Hindu

Mani Kumar Subba, a controversial former MP from Assam whose allegedly doubtful citizenship was probed by the Central Bureau of Investigation passed away ...

Published on 27 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Kamakhya to be BJP's Rajya Sabha candidate from Assam - Deccan Herald

Kamakhya to be BJP's Rajya Sabha candidate from Assam  Deccan Herald

The BJP named Kamakhya Prasad Tasa as its candidate for the Rajya Sabha elections in Assam. The party has not named the candidate for the second seat ...

Published on 27 May 2019 | 7:00 am


BJP May Field Ram Vilas Paswan as Rajya Sabha Candidate From Assam - News18

BJP May Field Ram Vilas Paswan as Rajya Sabha Candidate From Assam  News18

The BJP on Monday named Kamakhya Prasad Tasa as its candidate for the Rajya Sabha elections from Assam. Earlier, he was the Jorhat MP.

Published on 27 May 2019 | 7:00 am


RSS cleared the air in Northeast, Assam on citizenship bill - Economic Times

RSS cleared the air in Northeast, Assam on citizenship bill  Economic Times

Cadre distributed leaflets, reached out to locals to allay their fears and offer clarity on the bill, a move that aided BJP in improving its tally in the region.

Published on 27 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam Sprint Queen Hima Das Wins Off the Track Too, Secures First Division in Class XII Exam - News18

Assam Sprint Queen Hima Das Wins Off the Track Too, Secures First Division in Class XII Exam  News18

In Assam Board class 12 exam, sprinter Hima Das secured first division with 69.8 per cent marks in Arts stream.

Published on 25 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam 12th Results 2019: AHSEC to release Assam 12th Board Result tomorrow; check them via ahsec.nic, SMS - Business Today

Assam 12th Results 2019: AHSEC to release Assam 12th Board Result tomorrow; check them via ahsec.nic, SMS  Business Today

Assam 12 Result 2019: The Assam Higher Secondary Education Council conducted the 12th Board examinations from February 12 to March 14. Around 2 ...

Published on 24 May 2019 | 7:00 am


BJP led government in Assam completes three years in office - Economic Times

BJP led government in Assam completes three years in office  Economic Times

GUWAHATI: With BJP led government completing three years in office in Assam, Chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that following support of Prime ...

Published on 24 May 2019 | 7:00 am


BJP eyes best performance in Northeast; leads in Assam - Economic Times

BJP eyes best performance in Northeast; leads in Assam  Economic Times

BJP contested a total of 18 seats in the region that has a total 25 seats up for grabs. The rest were contested by allies.

Published on 24 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Early Assam Trends Show Saffron Surge as BJP Takes Lead in 8 Lok Sabha Seats - News18

Early Assam Trends Show Saffron Surge as BJP Takes Lead in 8 Lok Sabha Seats  News18

Assam Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Early trends suggest that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is leading in 9 seats in Assam. Son of former Assam Chief ...

Published on 23 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Political Pulse | A presidential style campaign helped BJP in Assam - Moneycontrol.com

Political Pulse | A presidential style campaign helped BJP in Assam  Moneycontrol.com

Nazimuddin Siddique. As the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) looks set for a massive and unprecedented victory, it is clear that Assam, too, has shown trends ...

Published on 23 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Northeast Election Result 2019: Modi wave may sweep Assam; BJP hopes to win nearly 20 out of 25 seats in the region - Business Today

Northeast Election Result 2019: Modi wave may sweep Assam; BJP hopes to win nearly 20 out of 25 seats in the region  Business Today

Lok Sabha Election 2019 Results: The Northeastern states send 25 Members of Parliament, out of which the maximum is sent by Assam at 14.

Published on 23 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam woman chronicles 25-year journey with HIV - Deccan Herald

Assam woman chronicles 25-year journey with HIV  Deccan Herald

Living with HIV is believed to be tough but Jahnavi Goswami of Assam has done so with ease for the past 25 years.

Published on 21 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam Police Arrest 37 for Running Call Centre That Duped People in US - News18

Assam Police Arrest 37 for Running Call Centre That Duped People in US  News18

Calls from US citizens used to land in Guwahati through an IP network and the call centre exploited the people by stating that they had violated some laws.

Published on 21 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam town honours saviour of 1962 fertiliser plant - The Hindu

Assam town honours saviour of 1962 fertiliser plant  The Hindu

Mohini Nath Phukan dissuaded Nehru from shifting factory out after Chinese attack.

Published on 20 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Assam Lok Sabha election exit poll results 2019 will be declared today - India Today

Assam Lok Sabha election exit poll results 2019 will be declared today  India Today

Assam has 14 Lok Sabha seats and elections to them were held in three phases. Results of India Today-Axis My India Exit Poll will be released at 6:30 pm.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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