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Two IEDs found in Guwahati ahead of Narendra Modi's day-long visit; Assam Police arrests suspected cadre of ULFA(I)
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Two IEDs found in Guwahati ahead of Narendra Modi's day-long visit; Assam Police arrests suspected cadre of ULFA(I)

One suspected ULFA(I) cadre was arrested on Thursday for planting two IEDs in Guwahati ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's day-long visit to Assam

Narendra Modi to address rally in Assam's Kokrajhar on 7 February; prime minister's first visit to North East after anti-CAA protests
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Narendra Modi to address rally in Assam's Kokrajhar on 7 February; prime minister's first visit to North East after anti-CAA protests

This will be the prime minister's first visit to northeast since it witnessed several anti-CAA protests

Only those who study Assamese till Class 10 will get state govt jobs, says education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma
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Only those who study Assamese till Class 10 will get state govt jobs, says education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma

Assam education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma clarified that rule will be applicable to all areas in the state, barring three Barak Valley districts and Bodoland Territorial Autonomous Districts

Sonowal promises to grant land pattas to over 40,000 landless indigenous people; clearly define criteria, Congress tells Assam CM
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Sonowal promises to grant land pattas to over 40,000 landless indigenous people; clearly define criteria, Congress tells Assam CM

The Congress has asked the state government to define the term indigenous since the Sarbananda Sonowal government in Assam has decided to provide land pattas to more than 40,000 landless indigenous people on 28 January

Subasri Krishnan's film Sikhirini Mwsanai traces conflict-ridden Bodo identity through revival of their art
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Subasri Krishnan's film Sikhirini Mwsanai traces conflict-ridden Bodo identity through revival of their art

Subasri Krishnan's new film, Sikhirini Mwsanai, unravels the crisis-ridden Bodo identity and history through the revival of their traditional song-and-dance art form by the cultural troupe Sifung Harimu Afad, comprising young adult Bodos.

Bodos threaten to revive statehood agitation from October-November if BJP govt fails to keep 'poll promise'
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Bodos threaten to revive statehood agitation from October-November if BJP govt fails to keep 'poll promise'

He said that while the BJP assured to look into the statehood demand ahead of the Lok Sabha polls yet the party had ignored the issues Bodos

Lafiqul Islam Ahmed killing: Eminent citizens write letter to Sarbananda Sonowal, urge him to help victim's kin
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Lafiqul Islam Ahmed killing: Eminent citizens write letter to Sarbananda Sonowal, urge him to help victim's kin

Five days after the killing, a group of prominent citizens from Assam wrote an open letter to Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, urging him to help the family of Ahmed.

Assam govt makes Sanskrit compulsory in schools: Amid protests, literary groups threaten statewide agitation
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Assam govt makes Sanskrit compulsory in schools: Amid protests, literary groups threaten statewide agitation

Assam minister Pramila Rani Brahma has come out in support of banned outfit Ulfa (I) chief Paresh Barua’s demand of not making Sanskrit compulsory in schools

Former rebel chieftain and Congress ally is now BJP's great big hope to grab power in Assam
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Former rebel chieftain and Congress ally is now BJP's great big hope to grab power in Assam

A former rebel chieftain, among the most active insurgent leaders in Assam's Bodo heartland between 1996 and 2003, is today a key ally for the BJP in Assam

Ahead of PM Modi's Assam visit, Bodos reiterate demand for separate Bodoland state
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Ahead of PM Modi's Assam visit, Bodos reiterate demand for separate Bodoland state

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Assam on Tuesday, three Bodo organisations on Monday reiterated the demand for a separate Bodoland state.

Assam violence: Bengal tribals call shutdown, BJP demands NIA probe
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Assam violence: Bengal tribals call shutdown, BJP demands NIA probe

Over 300 tribals from Assam have fled to West Bengal for shelter in the aftermath of the ghastly militant attacks, even as two tribal outfits Thursday called a shutdown in north Bengal

Assam: Centre promises 'time-bound' action against Bodo group
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Assam: Centre promises 'time-bound' action against Bodo group

The death toll in the carnage and retaliatory violence by tribals rose to 78, Police said.

Cong's vote bank politics is responsible for Assam violence, says BJP
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Cong's vote bank politics is responsible for Assam violence, says BJP

BJP today blamed "vote-bank" politics of Congress governments at the Centre and the state for the violence in Assam and alleged that they had not taken adequate timely steps to prevent the riots after two similar episodes earlier.

Why Telangana does not justify Gorkhaland and Bodoland
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Why Telangana does not justify Gorkhaland and Bodoland

Telangana should not open a pandora's box of new state demands.

Modi and Muslims: A discourse destroyed by Modi phobia
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Modi and Muslims: A discourse destroyed by Modi phobia

The Modi-phobia of some groups of people has hijacked the discourse on post-2002 Gujarat. But inside Gujarat, Muslims are coming to terms with Modi, and so far 178 different groups of Muslims have met him to take forward their development dialogue.

Violence erupts again in Kokrjhar, Bodo gunmen kill 3
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Violence erupts again in Kokrjhar, Bodo gunmen kill 3

Violence was reported in Kokrajhar district where alleged gunmen killed three and injured two persons seriously.

Assam Riots: Gogoi aims to send villagers back in 15 days
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Assam Riots: Gogoi aims to send villagers back in 15 days

Assam's embattled Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has said he aims to return the lakhs of villagers currently in relief camps to their homes in the next fifteen days.

Assam riots: Curfew relaxed in Kokrajhar, no new violence
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Assam riots: Curfew relaxed in Kokrajhar, no new violence

The situation in the strife-torn districts of Western Assam is limping back to normal with authorities relaxing curfew in the worst-hit Kokrajhar district today.

Angry Tarun Gogoi attacks centre, oppn for Assam crisis
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Angry Tarun Gogoi attacks centre, oppn for Assam crisis

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has hit out at widespread criticism against him, saying that the centre did not share intelligence inputs on the unrest with him and were too late in sending troops to violence hit areas.