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Centre fixes September deadline for Naga accord

The NSCN (I-M) was still insisting on its demand for a separate flag and constitution

27 Aug 2020 11:17 AM

BJP's key strategist says he won't contest Assam election

The election will be due next year but there's speculation already who will be the next chief minister

26 Aug 2020 8:31 AM

Rajan Gogoi could be BJP Assam CM candidate

The KMSS leadership said the proposed party's name will be announced by Gogoi once he is released from jail

23 Aug 2020 2:05 PM

Assam to gift scooty to 22,000 girls students who secured 1st division in 12th boards

Assam asks teachers to go for compulsory Covid-19 test and report to school with a negative report on September 1

19 Aug 2020 6:50 PM

AASU releases confidential report on Clause 6 of Assam Accord, says public has right to know its content

The bone of contention since the signing of the Accord was the definition of Assamese people, which the committee tried to address.

11 Aug 2020 4:24 PM

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NSCN (I-M) to hold final round of Naga peace talks with Central government

NSCN (I-M) to hold talks with PM’s envoy R N Ravi to resolve differences on rhetorical issues—flag, constitution and Naga war memorial

07 Aug 2020 5:16 PM

Curfew imposed in Assam's Sonitpur after clashes over Ram Mandir celebrations

The clash broke out after some local minority organisations raised objection to a bike-rally by Bajarang Dal activists in Thelamara area

06 Aug 2020 4:12 PM

Anti CAA stir starts once again in Assam

All the motorcycles stopped near the CM’s residence, and AASU activists raised slogans against the Citizenship Act

05 Aug 2020 12:45 PM

COVID-19 positive prisoner nabbed by police, escaped from Assam's Kokrajhar hospital

The prisoner had escaped from Kokrajhar's RNB Civil Hospital on Tuesday night, Superintendent of Police Rakesh Roshan said

02 Aug 2020 4:26 PM

Assam: New COVID-19 guidelines issued, allows inter-district travel on 2 days of week

Night curfew from 6 pm to 6 am on all days and total lockdown on weekends, Chief Secretary Kumar Sanjay Krishna said

02 Aug 2020 3:52 PM

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No respite from floods in Assam, Bihar

The death toll due to floods and landslides has reached 123 in Assam, and 10 people have died due to the deluge in Bihar

26 Jul 2020 1:46 PM

At least 89 dead and 26 districts affected by Assam floods, says state disaster management authority

A total of 2,525 villages are reeling from the effects of the rising waters of the Brahmaputra

23 Jul 2020 9:52 AM

Blast near oil well in Assam, 3 foreign experts involved in dousing operation injured

The well has been spewing gas since May 28 and a fire has been raging in the area since June 9 in which two firefighters lost their lives

22 Jul 2020 4:17 PM

Assam government yet to set up 200 new tribunals for 'foreigners'

Saying some rejection orders found to be faulty, NRC authorities said it was necessary that proper reasons for rejection should be given

22 Jun 2020 10:40 AM

WWF India to Assam government: Invoke 1986 Act to punish culprits of oil well fire

WWF India said it is deeply disturbed at the blowout that occurred in the oil well

13 Jun 2020 10:09 PM

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Two firefighters killed in Tinsukia gas well blowout

The site is still burning as the oil well continues to feed gas

10 Jun 2020 11:48 AM

Assam records massive spike of 115 new covid cases, Nagaland reports 3 positive cases

Assam conducted higher number of tests despite having lesser number of positive cases than Kerala

26 May 2020 11:29 AM

Assam registers record 42 corona cases in a day

Two-month-old baby among victims, total jumps to 157

21 May 2020 12:53 PM

Assam sees biggest single day spike in Covid cases, tally jumps to 157

The state is grappling with another problem as on Wednesday at least three corona positive patients escaped the Sarusajai quarantine centre

20 May 2020 6:49 PM

Assam's biggest hospital shut down after medical student tests positive

Plus, there's evidence that migrant workers moving back home are carrying the virus with them

08 May 2020 8:57 PM

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