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Mar 19, 2019
In Assam’s Mangaldoi, struggle to get listed on NRC emerges as major poll issue; Muslims determined to vote in large numbersA flashpoint during the 80s Assam agitation, Mangaldoi’s residents left out of the NRC seem determined to vote in April like always even though uncertainty looms over their future
Jan 11, 2019
Assam bandh: Tribal organisations protest govt's move to grant ST status to six groups, agitators block roads, shops down shuttersThe Assam bandh has been called by the Coordination Committee of the Tribal Organisations of Assam (CCTOA) to protest a bill that seeks to grant Scheduled Tribe (ST) status to six ethnic communities in the state
Aug 18, 2017
Assam floods: Death toll jumps to 60 in third wave; over 25.93 lakh people affectedThe floods in Assam claimed 11 more lives on Friday even as the authorities said there were some "signs of improvement" in the overall situation.
Aug 11, 2017
Assam floods: Third wave of deluge hits 15 districts on Friday, three lakh people affectedA third wave of floods hit Assam on Friday, inundating over 700 villages in 15 districts and affecting over three lakh people.
May 13, 2014
Assam govt seeks 50 companies of central forces in troubled Bodoland"We have asked for 50 companies (100 personnel each) from the Home Ministry to maintain law and order in BTAD. Of them, 30 companies will be provided by the Centre," Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi told a press conference here today.
May 11, 2014
Assam: Death toll reaches 45 after two more bodies are foundTwo more bodies of have been recovered in Assam's Baksa and Barpeta districts today, raising the death toll to 45 in the recent violence in Assam's Bodoland Territorial Area Districts (BTAD).
May 05, 2014
Assam live: CM says govt to institute judicial inquiry into attacksAt least 30 people, including children and women, were killed and 14 seriously injured by heavily armed NDFB(S) militants. Track live updates here.
May 04, 2014
Assam incident designed to start full-fledged communal violence: ShindeWith 32 people being killed in Assam, the Centre today said it is determined to curb attacks on minorities as the violence there was aimed at starting a "full-fledged communal conflagration".
May 03, 2014
Sonia condemns Assam attacks, says won't let divisive forces succeedExpressing deep anguish and sorrow over the death of people in NDFB(S) militant attacks in two communally-sensitive districts of Assam, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday decried the role of sectarian and militant groups.
May 02, 2014
Assam: Multiple terror strikes leave 23 dead, Army help soughtAt least 23 persons, including children and women, were killed and 14 seriously injured by heavily armed NDFB(S) militants in two communally-sensitive districts of Kokrajhar and Baksa of Assam since last night.