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Guwahati (Gauhati)

6 killed in firing at Assam-Meghalaya border; area still tense

Authorities suspended mobile Internet services in the border areas of the two states to stop the situation from escalating

23 Nov 2022 7:38 AM

Assam-Arunachal to resolve decades old border dispute

Both chief ministers lauded the top leadership for guiding them to achieve this landmark move in resolving the long-pending border dispute

16 Jul 2022 9:49 AM

Assam man burnt alive after 'trial' by village body

The man was burnt alive after a kangaroo court adjudged him guilty of murdering a woman

11 Jul 2022 7:37 AM

Clueless on Maha MLAs: Assam CM

Sarma outrightedly rejected charges of aiding a coup against Maharashtra CM Uddhav by hosting rebel MLAs at a five-star hotel in Guwahati

25 Jun 2022 1:09 AM

Assam CM wants name of Madrasa removed

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma ordered the conversion of 740 government-run madrasas into general educational institutions

23 May 2022 11:37 PM


Assam flood: Six more die, 7.2 lakh people affected

The death toll due to the flood and landslides this year has now gone up to 24 across Assam

23 May 2022 10:56 AM

Homes razed after mob in Assam sets police station afire

The authorities on Sunday demolished almost all the houses in the village from where the mob came

23 May 2022 7:12 AM

Assam flood situation remains grim; over 7 lakh affected

As four more deaths were reported due to the calamity, the toll has gone up to 14 including five in landslides

21 May 2022 10:47 AM

Confident AFSPA will soon be revoked from entire Assam: Amit Shah

Shah said that due to the efforts of the Centre and CM Himanta Biswa Sarma, most of the militant outfits have entered into peace agreements

10 May 2022 1:39 PM

Won't hesitate to cross border if terrorists target India from outside: Rajnath

Singh said that the eastern boundary of the country was currently experiencing more peace and stability compared to the western frontier

24 Apr 2022 7:56 AM


N-E opposes plans to make Hindi 'must' school subject

Asom Sahitya Sabha, an influential literary body, asked the Union government to concentrate on conserving and promoting indigenous languages

11 Apr 2022 8:25 AM

Assam, Meghalaya sign MoU to resolve 50-yr-old border dispute

Chief ministers announced that they have agreed to resolve the dispute at six of the 12 disputed locations in the first phase of agreement

30 Mar 2022 7:48 AM

BJP ends Manipur suspense; Biren Singh will be CM again

Biren Singh entered politics in 2002 and joined the Democratic Revolutionary People’s Party

21 Mar 2022 1:05 AM

Assam civic polls: BJP registers landslide victory with 74 of 80 seats

The Opposition Congress Party, which could manage to win only one municipal board, was completely decimated in the elections

10 Mar 2022 3:02 AM

Manipur polls: 78 pc voting in Phase-1 amid sporadic violence

There were reports of poll violence in Heingang, the constituency of chief minister N. Biren Singh

01 Mar 2022 8:59 AM


Chinese Army releases teen missing from Arunachal Pradesh

This was informed by union law minister and BJP leader Kiren Rijiju

28 Jan 2022 1:12 AM

Tension along Arunachal, Assam border

Tensions cropped up along the disputed area amid allegations and counter-allegations of police action and firing by locals from Arunachal

28 Jan 2022 1:01 AM

Chinese PLA to return abducted Arunachal youth soon

It was alleged that an Arunachal youth was abducted by the PLA on Tuesday

23 Jan 2022 6:53 AM

Assam, Meghalaya agree to divide disputed land equally

The disputes in the remaining six areas, that are termed 'complicated', will be taken up for settlement in the next phase

20 Jan 2022 12:25 AM

IIT Guwahati declared containment zone after 60 people test COVID-19 positive

Earlier on Wednesday, Assam reported 591 new COVID-19 cases and 4 deaths during the last 24 hours

06 Jan 2022 11:06 AM