Monday, Feb 24, 2020 | Last Update : 11:11 PM IST

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BJP to spend Rs 710cr on religious institutes

Govt in Assam has decided to increase annuity amount by Rs 2L.

24 Feb 2020 3:10 AM

Assam schools to drop word ‘Maktab’

The minister also announced that work to convert Madrasas and Sanskrit Tols to government schools will begin after the state budget is tabled.

23 Feb 2020 4:11 AM

Sharjeel in Assam cops custody over cut-off Northeast remark

e was handed over to the Assam Police team who has been in New Delhi for the past few days, by the Patiala House court on Wednesday.

22 Feb 2020 2:50 AM

Cut-off year row rocks Assam now

AIUDF, Aamsu against 1951 as cut off for defining ‘Assamese people’.

21 Feb 2020 3:36 AM

China: Amit Shah’s Arunachal visit ‘sabotaged trust’

Ignoring frequent objections of China, Mr Shah also announced that work on constructing an airport for Arunachal Pradesh has also started.

21 Feb 2020 3:31 AM

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With 15 papers, woman fail to prove citizenship

Assam HC declares 50-year-old a foreigner.

20 Feb 2020 2:38 AM

Assam govt moves Centre for NPR exercise in state

The NPR exercise is different from the decennial census. The NPR is a register of the “usual residents” of the country.

18 Feb 2020 1:56 AM

1951 as cut-off year for ‘indigenous Assamese’?

As panel divided over quotas, both views sent to Centre.

17 Feb 2020 2:00 AM

No govt funds for Assam madrasas

The state government was spending Rs 3-4 crore annually on madrasas and about Rs 1 crore on Sanskrit tols.

16 Feb 2020 3:38 AM

Assam ex-rebels to face music for unlawful actions

Militants who come overground for talks with the government would get Rs 6,000 each.

15 Feb 2020 4:05 AM

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Bodo accord aims to establish N-E peace

The new Bodo accord has also created a political polarisation in the state.

11 Feb 2020 2:23 AM

Assam plans survey to segregate Assamese Muslims from Bangladeshis

To set the ball rolling, a meeting of stakeholders has been called on Feb. 11

09 Feb 2020 7:44 PM

PM Modi says CAA won’t harm interests of Assam

The Assam Accord was signed in 1985 by the leaders of the Assam movement and the Indian govt.

08 Feb 2020 2:14 AM

Two IEDs recovered in Guwahati, a day before PM’s mega rally in Assam

Security sources think it is the handiwork of the banned outfit Ulfa(I) to register its relevance

06 Feb 2020 6:25 PM

PM Modi set to address rallies in Assam

The venue of the Prime Minister’s rally in Kokrajhar about 220 km west of Guwahati.

06 Feb 2020 1:35 AM

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Govt, Naga rebels close in on deal

Nagaland will have one more Lok Sabha seat and the government will take effective steps for the rehabilitation of the members of the rebel groups.

05 Feb 2020 2:34 AM

Assam river on fire after crude oil pipeline bursts

Locals suspect that some miscreants set fire after the crude oil came into the river.

04 Feb 2020 1:33 AM

Minister says no virus case in Assam, denies reports

The clarification of the health minister came in the wake of a youth shifted to isolation ward of Guwahati Medical College Hospital.

03 Feb 2020 4:17 AM

Kerala man with flu under coronavirus watch in Assam

Doctors at Guwahati Medical College Hospital monitoring man who returned from Kerala

02 Feb 2020 5:32 PM

I'll have what he's having: Tea lobby wants sops FM gave to farmers

Industry lobby says tea cultivation is eminently an agricultural activity

01 Feb 2020 9:33 PM

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