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'India cannot be a 'dharamshala' for illegal migrants,' says Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Chouhan said: 'NRC is not only for Assam; it is a must for the entire country and we will get this done.'

03 Aug 2019 10:01 AM

Encephalitis death toll reaches 120 in Assam: State Health Minister

Treatment for people affected by the disease has been made free at all government hospitals in the state, the minister said.

29 Jul 2019 3:52 PM

Actor-politicians call for permanent solution to floods in Assam, Bihar

Floods have killed more than 100 people in Bihar and affected more than 80 lakh in 12 districts.

25 Jul 2019 2:59 PM

First meet of committee on Assam Assembly seats reservation on Wednesday

The new committee will recommend the appropriate level of reservations in employment under the government of Assam.

23 Jul 2019 7:54 PM

After Akshay Kumar, Mahika Sharma gives financial help to victims of Assam flood

She has also requested the government to first invest money to solve flood issue and then to make investment on Assam tourism.

23 Jul 2019 9:38 AM


Assam: Floodwater enters Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, animals take refuge in highlands

A total of 57 animals were rescued out of which four died on arrival at the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC).

21 Jul 2019 8:12 PM

Assam floods: Large scale relief operation by Indian Army underway

In spite of incessant heavy rains, rescue columns are operating round the clock in the flood-affected areas.

20 Jul 2019 9:21 AM

5.6-magnitude earthquake jolts Arunachal Pradesh, other NE states

No casualties have been reported so far, officials said, adding that more details are awaited.

19 Jul 2019 4:13 PM

PM speaks to Assam CM, takes stock of flood situation

On Saturday, the chief minister had briefed Home Minister Amit Shah about the flood situation in Assam.

15 Jul 2019 3:54 PM

Assam: Rise in water level of Brahmaputra, may cross danger mark

More than two lakh people have been affected in 11 districts which have been hit by the floods.

11 Jul 2019 9:58 PM


Child rescued from being sacrificed by own family in Assam

A highly educated family on the advice of a fake seer tried to sacrifice a child after performing naked prayers in their home's temple.

07 Jul 2019 8:46 PM

Vulnerable to extinction: Kaziranga rangers save Indian rhinos

Hell in high water: Braving the monsoon to save India's rhinos.

05 Jul 2019 10:11 AM

45 Japanese Encephalitis deaths reported in Assam

Most of upper Assam districts, including Jorhat, Golaghat, Dibrugarh, and lower Assam district have been affected by mosquito-borne disease.

04 Jul 2019 6:56 PM

Assam reports 28 encaphalitis deaths

'The government is keeping a check over the state of AES in Assam and is taking all the necessary measures required to prevent it he added.

02 Jul 2019 5:21 PM

Hope Modi govt rises from deep slumber: Cong on Encephalitis deaths in Assam

Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) has reached Assam as 10 people have lost their lives, Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said.

01 Jul 2019 1:34 PM


Stock of arms seized from car in Assam

The car was coming from Dibrugarh in neighbouring Nagaland and its three occupants were arrested.

27 Jun 2019 8:56 PM

1 lakh more people excluded from Assam’s NRC, final list on July 31

The National Register of Citizens is being updated to pick out illegal foreigners in the state.

26 Jun 2019 11:52 AM

Rains in Bhutan affects Assam's Tamulpur, bridge washes away

This has left the locals in the region in great difficulty as people are using bamboo or banana rafts to cross the water.

24 Jun 2019 11:26 AM

Two officials caught taking bribe to include name in NRC list

Both the officials were arrested following a complaint by Kajari Ghosh Dutta, a resident of Ananda Nagar, over a bribe demand of Rs 10,000.

14 Jun 2019 4:19 PM

PM Modi meets governors of 3 states, Assam CM

On May 18, PM met governors of Karnataka, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Chief Minister of Sikkim, Prem Singh Tamang.

12 Jun 2019 2:09 PM