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From darkness to life: Assam village erupts in joy at rescue of 2 of its ownThe dam broke in a gush of joy late Tuesday in Ramfalbil village as news arrived of two of its own - Ram Prasad Narzary and Sanjay Basumatary - emerging safely from Uttarkashi's Silkyara tunnel...
'If BJP comes in power, CM will be from Backward Class', says Himanta Biswa Sarma in poll-bound TelanganaAssam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma campaigned in Telangana, promising that if the BJP comes to power, the CM will be from the backward class. PM Modi also assured justice for the Madiga community and the..
Manipur-based militant arrested with arms and ammunition in Assam
4 trampled to death in Assam by wild jumbosFour villagers, including two minor boys, were trampled to death by wild elephants in Karbi Anglong in Assam on Thursday, reports Kangkan Kalita. The deceased have been identified as Kania Toria (55),..
'Matter would have settled within 5 minutes in Assam': CM Himanta on Akbaruddin Owaisi threatening copAll India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi's brother, Akbaruddin Owaisi, was booked on Wednesday for openly threatening a police inspector who was asking him to follow..
It was Indira Gandhi's birth anniversary when India lost World Cup final, says Assam CM Himanta Biswa SarmaAssam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma claimed that India lost the cricket World Cup final because it was played on Indira Gandhi's birth anniversary. He accused the opposition parties of being in..
Akbaruddin Owaisi booked for threatening Police official, BJP says "KCR unable to manage law and order"AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi has been booked for allegedly threatening a police officer in Hyderabad. BJP leader Syed Zafar Islam criticized Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao for his..
'Ensure safety of women first, give guarantees later': Himanta Biswa Sarma's dig at Priyanka GandhiAssam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma criticized Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi over the guarantees offered by the Congress in Rajasthan ahead of the November 25 polls. Sarma highlighted..
People consider PM Narendra Modi as world's most popular leader: Himanta Biswa SarmaAssam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi, calling him not only the leader of India but also the most popular leader in the world. Sarma stated that wherever Modi..
Congress, Trinamool Congress leaders join BJP in AssamNearly 150 politicians from various parties, including Trinamool Congress and Congress, joined the ruling BJP in Assam. Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma welcomed them, emphasizing that the BJP is the..
Two Assam Congress leaders quit party, likely to join BJPTwo prominent leaders of the Congress party in Assam have resigned from their posts and are expected to join the BJP. Suresh Bora, the former president of the Nagaon District Congress Committee,..
Modi govt to continue with its zero tolerance approach towards illegal immigration, says Amit ShahUnion Home Minister Amit Shah has stated that the Indian government will maintain a zero-tolerance stance towards illegal immigration. The National Investigation Agency (NIA) recently conducted raids..
Assam Congress MLA held for 'hate speech' against priestsCongress MLA Aftab Uddin Mollah from Assam's Goalpara constituency has been arrested for allegedly making a hate speech targeting Hindu priests and namgharias. Mollah had linked temple priests and..
Meiteis fleeing conflict to miss Mizoram pollsThe Meitei people living and working in Mizoram fled the state due to the ethnic conflict in Manipur and many sought refuge in Assam between May and July, fearing attacks by locals. Many of them are..
SC/ST parliamentary committee satisfied with condition of both communities in Assam: Panel chiefKirit Premjibhai Solanki, chairperson of the parliamentary committee on Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, expressed satisfaction with the social conditions of these communities in..
Assam illegal immigrants: Supreme Court adjourns to December 5 hearing on validity of Citizenship Act's Section 6AThe Supreme Court on Monday said it will commence hearing on December 5 to examine the constitutional validity of Section 6A of the Citizenship Act relating to illegal immigrants in Assam. Section 6A..
Second varsity in North East to grant menstrual leaveAmid the global push for giving menstrual leaves, Assam has taken a leap forward with National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam (NLUJAA) becoming the second educational institution in the..
Assam government doing commendable work in taking sports to grassroot levels: PM ModiPrime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the 'Khel Maharan' (Sports Competition) organised by the Assam government is a commendable effort to take sports to the grassroots level.
Neyveli Uttar Pradesh Power successfully synchronises Unit-1 of its Ghatampur plant with gridNeyveli Uttar Pradesh Power (NUPPL) has achieved a major milestone in the construction of a coal-based thermal power plant in Ghatampur, Uttar Pradesh. Unit-1 of the project has been successfully..
Bhutan King begins three-day visit to Assam, offers prayer at Kamakhya TempleBhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuk began his visit to Assam by visiting the Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati. He prayed and performed rituals at the temple, and received a replica of the temple as a..
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Rajnath Singh to campaign in poll-bound Mizoram on WednesdayUnion Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Mizoram to campaign for the upcoming assembly elections. He will address public meetings in Mamit and Siaha. BJP is targeting linguistic minorities in..
Assam govt to build 4,000 state-of-the-art schools by 2028: CM Himanta Biswa Sarma
Fire engulfs 7 houses in Assam's DibrugarhThe exact cause of the fire is being investigated
Landslide hits major hydel project in North-EastLandslides have damaged a diversion tunnel in the Lower Subansiri hydropower project on the Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border, halting the flow of the Subansiri river. This has sparked protests from..
BJP alliance will win '11.5' Lok Sabha seats in Assam in 2024 Lok Sabha polls: Himanta
Congress, BJP engage in war of words over Assam CM's 'Akbar' remarkThe Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are in a war of words over Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma's 'Akbar' remark made during a speech in Chhattisgarh. The Congress has moved to..
Assam invokes 58-yr-old rule to bar staffers' 2nd marriageThe state of Assam in India has issued a circular reminding its employees of a rule that prohibits them from marrying a second time without the government's consent, as long as their first spouse is..
Priyanka Gandhi, Himanta Biswa get EC notices for their 'objectionable' remarksThe Election Commission has issued notices to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma for their alleged objectionable remarks during campaigning in Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh..
Hope EC will take case against Sarma to logical conclusion, says CongressThe Congress party has criticized Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma for his alleged hate speech in Chhattisgarh. The party hopes that the Election Commission will take appropriate action against..
Take permission before marrying if spouse alive: Assam govt
Chhattisgarh CM Baghel opened market of religious conversion in state to weaken Sanatan Dharma, alleges Assam CM HimantaAssam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma criticized his Chhattisgarh counterpart, Bhupesh Baghel, accusing him of promoting religious conversion to weaken Sanatan Dharma. Sarma urged people to vote for..
Assam man posts video accusing cops of assault, kills selfA 21-year-old man allegedly hanged himself in Assam's Golaghat district on Tuesday after uploading a video on social media blaming police for the extreme step, accusing cops of assaulting him during an..
Shared festivity in river dividing India, BangladeshBoundaries were blurred in a river of faith and festivity on Tuesday as the symbolic undercurrents of the Kushiyara, the river that separates south Assam's Karimganj from Sylhet in Bangladesh, eased..
No terror killing in Assam so far this year: DGPAssam DGP GP Singh has said that no civilian or trooper was killed or abducted by any terrorist outfit in the state so far this year, a first since 1991. Speaking on the sidelines of a government event..
'Monitoring situation': Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma on North east Express train derailment near BuxarThe 12506b North-East Express going from Anand Vihar Terminal in New Delhi to Kamakhya near Guwahati in Assam when several of its coaches derailed at 9:35 pm near Raghunathpur station of the Danapur..
Bihar train accident: 4 dead, over 50 injured after Northeast Express derails near BuxarThe North East Express train was going from Anand Vihar Terminal, Delhi to Kamakhya in Assam when its 21 coaches derailed at 21.35 on Wednesday near Raghunathpur station of the Danapur division of the..
Weather update: IMD predicts rain for several states; check latest forecast hereNortheast India: Today and tomorrow, Assam and Meghalaya are likely to see light to moderate amounts of rain, thunder, and lightning, with isolated areas of heavy rain also likely.
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 hits Meghalaya, tremors felt in Assam, parts of northeastThe jolt was also felt in nearby states such as Assam and the northern part of West Bengal and Sikkim.
AFSPA extended in 4 districts of Assam, withdrawn from 4 othersThe AFSPA empowers security forces to conduct operations and arrest anyone without any prior warrant.
Banker from Manipur dies mysteriously in AssamTwo days after a tribal PSU bank manager from Manipur was grievously wounded in an attack in Assam’s Hailakandi, a 47-year-old banker from Imphal was found dead on Friday under mysterious..
Tribal banker attacked in Assam
Tension along Assam-Meghalaya border
Major, wife arrested in Assam for torturing minor help
Assam CM's wife files 10 crore defamation case against Congress MP Gaurav GogoiAssam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma's wife, Riniki Bhuyan Sarma, has filed a defamation case against Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi for false allegations of irregularities in a food processing project...
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Weather update: IMD predicted heavy rainfall in various states for next 3 days; check state-wise forecastFrom September 19 to 22, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, and Tripura in northern India are all expected to experience severe rainfall.
Chaos in Assam assembly over allegation of govt subsidy to firm linked to Himanta's wifeThe Congress had given an adjournment motion notice to discuss the matter. Speaker Biswajit Daimary, at the end of the Question Hour, rejected the notice.
Assam CM Himanta Biswa discusses border dispute with his Meghalaya counterpart Conrad SangmaAssam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and his Meghalaya counterpart Conrad Sangma met in Shillong and discussed various issues including the Assam-Meghalaya border dispute issue.
From Kashmiri, Assam stole to Ittar, tea: PM Modi's gifts to G20 leaders signify India's rich culturePM Modi gave handcrafted items from India's rich culture to G20 leaders and their spouses, including Assam stoles, Kanjivaram stoles, Banarasi silk stoles, Ittar, tea, coffee, etc.
3,000 will be arrested in next 10 days for child marriage: Assam CM Himanta Biswa SarmaSarma said he was waiting for the culmination of the G20 summit to start the second round of crackdown. "Just six months ago, 5,000 people were arrested for child marriages in Assam. It (crackdown) was..