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Sonowal vows to seal ‘porous’ Indo-Bangla border in Assam

On the last leg of his two-day visit of the Indo-Bangla border at Mankachar sector, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has said a lot...

Assam: Frog weddings organised for rainfall

Assam: The marriage was organised on the mythological belief that marrying off wild frogs with Vedic rites helps bring rainfall. Frog weddings were solemnized by...

ULFA abducts Assam BJP leader’s son, demands Rs 1 crore as ransom

Source: India Today Kuldeep Moran, son of Tinsukia Zila Parishad's vice president Ratnaswer Moran, was abducted on August 1 by members of the same organisation. The...

Independence-Day Blasts: 2 Teenagers Detained For Planting Bombs In Assam

Source: NDTV Tinsukia: Two teenagers have been detained by the police for allegedly planting bombs in four areas of Assam's Tinsukia district which was rocked...

Protest erupts over settlement of Bangladeshi Hindu refugees in Assam

Activists of Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS), under the leadership of Akhil Gogoi, a former member of the Anna Hazare team, are on indefinite...

Policeman killed, another injured in Assam

Source: Business Standard A policeman was killed and another injured when a fight broke out among the security men at Rongbongway police station in Karbi...

Assam becomes the first state in the country to pass GST Bill

Source: Times of India NEW DELHI: Assam has become the first state in the country to pass Constitution Amendment Bill on Goods and Services Tax...

Assam: Ministers can take bribes, not demand: Bodo chief

In what seems to be a major blow to the BJP’s anti-corruption drive, Bodoland Peoples’ Front chief Hagrama Mohiliary remarked at a public meeting...

Monsoon 2016: Heavy Rainfall Likely In Northeast India

During the last 24 hours, moderate to heavy showers have been observed over Assam and Meghalaya. The rest parts of Northeastern states have received...

Manipur Girl Named Captain of Indian Olympic Women Hockey Team

BHOPAL: After almost 10 years of its formation, Madhya Pradesh women hockey academy has proved its worth. Academy's Sushila Chanu has been named the...

100,000 hit by floods in Assam, many sheltered in relief camps

Over 100,000 people have been affected by floods in seven districts of the northeastern state of Assam in the last few days, an official...

‘Dau Huduni Methai’ a Bodo film makes it to Montreal World Film Festival

June 26, 2015 GUWAHATI: Award winning Assamese filmmaker Manju Borah’s Bodo language film ‘Dau Huduni Methai’ (Song of the Horned Owl) is selected for...

No respite from flood situation in Assam as rain continues over the region

Guwahati, 14 June,2015: Moderate rainfall has continued over Assam in the last 24 hours washing away chances of any respite. Brahmaputra River is already flowing...

Eight district of Arunachal cut off due to Assam flood, shortage of foodgrains

Samudra Gupta Kashyap, Guwahati, 12 June, 2015: Rains in the Eastern Himalayas and the Assam valley over the past one week have cut Arunachal Pradesh...