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Sep 16, 2018
Several Assam districts along Brahmaputra impose blanket ban on mechanised boats; thousands left high and dryA blanket ban on mechanised country boats since 11 September has left thousands of families stranded in some parts of Assam.
Aug 31, 2018
BCCI proposes new plan to integrate new states in domestic cricket; asks umpires to assess match refereesSaba Karim and his team has prepared an elaborate blue print for this year's domestic cricket which will witness nine states being integrated into the first-class structure.
Jul 22, 2018
Assam: Centre sanctions construction of standalone detention camp for 'foreigners' in Goalpara; to cost Rs 46 croreAssam will build the standalone detention camp for "foreigners" in Goalpara district over a year at a cost of Rs 46 crore.
Jul 10, 2018
Assam govt's reply to RTI query shows close to 4 lakh hectares of forest land has been encroached since 90sAn official with the Department of Environment and Forest, who chose not to be named said, "The situation in Assam is much more serious but it has remained camouflaged.
Jun 22, 2018
Moral policing in Assam: Unmarried couple assaulted by mob in Goalpara district; couple forced to marry, claims man's brotherThe moral policing incident in Assam went viral on social media following which two persons have been arrested
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.
Sep 18, 2017
Ten people drown as four boats capsize in Sabon river in Assam's Goalpara districtTen persons drowned when four boats capsized in Sabon river during a severe storm in Assam's Goalpara district, a senior district administration official said.
Aug 16, 2017
Assam floods: Death toll jumps to 28, over 33 lakh people across 25 districts affectedThe flood situation in Assam deteriorated on Tuesday as the second wave of deluge affected 25 of its 32 districts
Jul 20, 2017
Assam floods: Situation improves marginally but two lakh still remain affected across 13 districtsThe flood situation in Assam improved marginally on Thursday, although over two lakh people are still affected across 13 districts in the state.
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