Thursday, Apr 09, 2020 | Last Update : 06:43 PM IST

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Assam MLA arrested for controversial social media posts on Covid-19

Cops haul up legislator for circulating inflammatory posts describing quarantine camps as worse than detention camps

07 Apr 2020 1:07 PM

Assam to send mid-day meals to children at home during lockdown period

Though the coronavirus epidemic is yet to grip the state, Assam is to use stadiums as hospitals if there’s an outbreak

27 Mar 2020 9:15 AM

Mizoram reports second corona positive case in the Northeast

The patient, with a travel history to the Netherlands, is being treated in Guwahati

25 Mar 2020 2:39 PM

Mizoram removes dogs from category of animals for slaughter

NGOs lobby for ban on consumption of dog meat

25 Mar 2020 3:14 AM

Northeast has its first corona positive case

All states in the region put under lockdown

25 Mar 2020 1:46 AM

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Assam has no corona+ cases, but has ordered a total shutdown until March 31

Food prices shoot up although groceries have been exempted from lockdown

23 Mar 2020 8:56 PM

Doctor couple trigger corona panic at Assam hospital

The man returned from a trip to Saudi Arabia and performed an operation in the hospital

14 Mar 2020 5:43 PM

Priyanka’s name pops up as likely Congress candidate for Rajya Sabha in Assam

Her name has been suggested by AIMUF, whose support is needed to win the seat

09 Mar 2020 8:00 PM

NRC authorities to issue ‘rejection slips’ March 20

It is significant that non-inclusion of a person’s name in the NRC does not by itself amount to being declared a foreigner.

04 Mar 2020 2:17 AM

Himanta Biswa Sarma rules out inner line permit for Assam

Sarma’s revelation that there is no mention of ILP in the report has angered All Assam Students Union.

03 Mar 2020 4:34 AM

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Curfew in Shillong after 2 killed in clash

Police said that a taxi driver, Lurshai Hynniewta from Sohra area, who was injured in the clashes, succumbed to injuries in a hospital.

01 Mar 2020 6:59 AM

AASU threatens to intensify CAA stir after board exams

If insiders are to be believed, there are two divergent views in the students’ body on floating a new political party.

29 Feb 2020 7:30 AM

Army, cops want AFSPA to stay in Assam

Final call on continuation of AFSPA has to be taken by the state government.

28 Feb 2020 2:28 AM

Heavy lobbying in Assam for 3 RS seats

Assam finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that BJP would be fielding candidate on one seat.

27 Feb 2020 2:07 AM

MHA panel’s suggestion irks Bengali Hindus in Assam

The ministry of home affairs formed the Clause 6 committee in July 2019 to hold discussions with stakeholders.

26 Feb 2020 6:25 AM

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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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