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Age no bar: 116-year-old to cast his vote in Karimganj

Mahamud Ali, the 116-year-old is also a freedom fighter. He has also appealed young voters to cast their vote.

17 Apr 2019 10:29 AM

TMC stood beside those left out from NRC: Mamata in Assam

NRC and Citizenship (Amendment) Bill are two lollipops being doled out by PM Modi to fool people of Assam, said Mamata Banerjee.

05 Apr 2019 2:29 PM

SC issues notice to Centre, Assam govt on plea challenging amended Citizenship Bill

The top court asked the Centre and the state government to respond within four weeks.

05 Mar 2019 1:34 PM

They are all ‘mahamilawati’ parties: PM Modi lashes out at Oppn in Assam

Defending Citizenship Bill, PM said we must ‘understand pain of people forced to flee their homes and leave behind all they own.’

09 Feb 2019 3:30 PM

Citizens list campaign seeks to derail development: Sarbananda Sonowal

Assam CM Sonowal assured the people that the land, culture, language of the indigenous people are fully safe in the hands of the government.

04 Feb 2019 10:37 AM


Centre will use technology to seal Bangladesh borders in Bengal, Assam: Rajnath

None of the 'Ma, Mati and Manush' (mother, land and people) are safe under CM Mamata Banerjee's rule, said Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

02 Feb 2019 3:32 PM

PM Modi says BJP will always protect interests of Assam

Several BJP allies in the northeast will meet in Guwahati on Tuesday against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019.

29 Jan 2019 9:52 AM

Assam police apprehends 30 Rohingyas from Tripura border

The arrested Rohingya also informed that a West Bengal-based man named Raju had brought them there.

22 Jan 2019 12:45 PM

Assam: 3rd edition of 'Dwijing Festival' celebrated to promote river tourism

Dwijing Festival is an annual river festival celebrated in the Bodoland Territorial Area Districts.

11 Jan 2019 12:19 PM

Protests against Citizenship Bill continue in Assam

Over past two days, agitators across North-East, including Assam, have blocked thoroughfares and rail tracks, seeking revocation of Bill.

10 Jan 2019 5:59 PM


Centre gives 6-month extension to complete update of NRC by June 30

The draft NRC was published on July 30 and included the names of 2.9 crore people out of the total 3.29 crore applications.

27 Dec 2018 2:07 PM

Cong govts corrupt since Nehru regime, alleges Assam CM

CM claims that NDA govt led by Modi has been providing good governance and working for development for all sections, mainly northeast.

18 Dec 2018 7:10 PM

Poachers kill rhino in Kaziranga, escape with horn

Tourist group spotted carcass at Bhulukajan forest camp area under Bagori range in KNP.

15 Dec 2018 2:34 PM

Only 5.50 lakh claims filed for inclusion in NRC

Poor response shows 35L people not keen to get ‘legal citizen tag’; rush mainly in 3 districts.

01 Dec 2018 2:35 AM

Assam govt suspends top police officer for chief justice’s security lapse

Bhanwar Lal Meena has been suspended with immediate effect, as per order issued in name of Governor by Assam Home Department.

21 Oct 2018 12:31 PM


Earthquake hits Assam, Meghalaya, tremors felt in Bihar and Bengal

The 5.5-magnitude quake lasted around 15 to 20 seconds and was felt around 10:20 am.

12 Sep 2018 2:44 PM

Nagaon: 19-yr-old gets death for raping, setting 11-yr-old girl on fire

The court had convicted Zakir Hussain and acquitted five other accused for lack of evidence on September 4.

07 Sep 2018 3:53 PM

3 Assam women raped after being made to drink drug-laced fruit juice

The man, who has another rape case against him, is absconding, Assam police said.

03 Sep 2018 9:04 PM

11 arrested for lynching man, injuring 3 in Assam over suspicion of cow theft

Those arrested belong to the Adivasi community who work in the Diplunga Tea estate, around 250 km from Guwahati.

18 Aug 2018 12:07 PM

I assure no Indian will be left out of Assam citizen's list: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh said, 'It’s a totally fair process. Unwarranted accusations are unfortunate.'

03 Aug 2018 12:40 PM