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Patriotic forum puts arguments for 1951 as cut-off year for deportation of Bangladeshis

Guwahati, 4 May: As the debate over the cut-off year for detection & deportation of illegal Bangladeshi migrants from Assam gains momentum, a patriotic forum came...

Care for parents, else your pay will be cut: Assam government warns its employees

GUWAHATI: The Assam government is set to introduce a law that would make it mandatory for government employees to take care of their parents...

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...

Zoomcar services launched in Guwahati

Zoomcar holds the distinction of being India’s first 100% self-drive car rental company. It allows users to rent cars by the hour, day, week,...

Nitin Gadkari announces Rs 40,000 crore expressway project in northeast

HIGHLIGHTS - Govt to develop the first express highway of North East in Assam along the banks of Brahmaputra. - The 1,300 km-long express highway is...

Assam health director suspended: Late for work, doctors lose one day’s pay

Not present at the Nalbari Civil Hospital on time, a number of government doctors Thursday faced loss of one day’s pay, with Assam Health...

Special train to Bangalore

Assam,GUWAHATI, Sept 19: A special train will leave for Bangalore tomorrow to carry people who had returned to the northeast from southern states following...

‘RSS vaccine’: Muslim students in Assam flee schools fearing forced sterilisation

Classes in three schools in Guwahati had to be called off much earlier than their scheduled time as more than 80 percent of the...

Singapore company to build ‘skill city’ in Assam

GUWAHATI: After Japanese companies expressed interest in investing in startups here, the state government on Thursday signed an MoU with ITE Education Services, Singapore,...

Simply put: Demand for tribal status becomes louder in Assam

Indian Express explains why six communities in the state have been clamouring to be included in the ST list — and why those already...

Assam: Centre declares entire Assam as ‘disturbed’ area under AFSPA for three more months

The entire state of Assam has been declared as a disturbed area under the controversial AFSPA for three more months. The Centre has declared the...

Request to cancel Tiger Reserve propose by Karbi Anglong Council in the land of...

From: Mithu Chouydhury / Guwahati / 18th Sep'12 A MEMORANDUM SUBMITTED To His Excellency The Governor of Assam Raj Bhawan, Guwahati GOVERNMENT OF ASSAM Through The Deputy commissioner,Kamrup Metro,Guwahati, FOR CANCELLATION OF...
An aerial view`of flood-affected areas of Assam on July 02, 2012.

Monsoon Floods: Situation in Assam continues to be grim

In Assam, the flood situation in Goalpara and Dhubri district continues to be grim though water level of the Brahmaputra and its a few...

Wary eye on Bangla border, Assam’s ethnic groups fret over citizenship bill

The AASU’s contention, is that the bill once passed would open floodgates for more migration to Assam, which in turn would further threaten the...