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Jan 30, 2019
2008 Assam serial blasts case: Life imprisonment to NDFB chief, nine others; three other convicts to be released after paying fineNDFB chief Ranjan Daimary and nine others were sentenced to life imprisonment by a CBI special court in the 2008 Assam serial blasts case
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 06, 2018
Of no fixed abode: Former ward commissioner from Bongaigaon, left out of NRC, intends to fight for 'genuine citizens'"Could I have held an elected post if I was not a citizen of this country?” says former ward commissioner Samrat Bhowal, his voice choking with emotion.
Jun 06, 2018
Ahead of NRC update, top officials review law and order situation in four Lower Assam districtsA team of senior government officials on Wednesday reviewed the law and order situation in four Lower Assam districts at Bongaigaon ahead of the publication of the next draft of National Register of Citizens (NRC) on 30 June.
Jan 04, 2018
Assam Congress alleges almost 90% people from 'certain pockets', left out of NRC draftThe Assam Congress on Thursday alleged that 90 percent of people belonging to religious and linguistic minorities in certain pockets of 13 districts of the state have been left out in the first draft of the National Register of Citizens and demanded an inquiry into it.
Aug 30, 2017
Marooned by floods, Assam's dead get watery grave as land disappearThe burial ground at Korea Pahar, where the residents of Chatpara bury their dead, is also fast receding.
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 16, 2017
Assam floods: Death toll jumps to 39 in third wave; over 33.45 lakh people affectedThe flood situation in Assam continued to deteriorate with 11 more lives lost on Wednesday. Around 33.45 lakh people in 24 districts of the state remained affected due to the flood.
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.
Jul 17, 2017
Assam floods: Death toll reaches 60; 12 lakh people, thousands of animals affectedClose to 12 lakh people in 24 districts of Assam continued to reel under floods as the death toll reached 60 in the northeastern state