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Ratan Tata to be conferred Assam's highest civilian award for contribution towards cancer care
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Ratan Tata to be conferred Assam's highest civilian award for contribution towards cancer care

The Tata Trust, in collaboration with the state, had decided to set up 19 cancer care units in 2018. Ratan Tata had laid the foundation stone for the cancer care units in the state

Jyotiraditya Scindia virtually flags off Alliance Air flight connecting three Northeastern cities to Kolkata
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Jyotiraditya Scindia virtually flags off Alliance Air flight connecting three Northeastern cities to Kolkata

The Alliance Air flight will fly on Kolkata-Guwahati-Aizwal-Shillong route four days a week

Mizoram Police to seek information from Assam about arrested 26 Myanmarese nationals
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Mizoram Police to seek information from Assam about arrested 26 Myanmarese nationals

Mizoram government was not aware that people from Myanmar carrying fake documents were arrested in Assam, said the IGP

Woman trained in martial arts catches molester in Assam, hands him over to police
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Woman trained in martial arts catches molester in Assam, hands him over to police

A video of the woman, who is trained in martial arts, accosting the accused and forcing him to reveal his name and face before the camera has been widely circulated on social media since Friday evening

Foiled Meghalaya’s attempt to erect electricity polls near border in Guwahati, says Assam Police
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Foiled Meghalaya’s attempt to erect electricity polls near border in Guwahati, says Assam Police

At least six Assam Police personnel were killed while defending the ‘constitutional boundary’ of the state with Mizoram

Out on two-day parole, MLA Akhil Gogoi leaves Guwahati for Jorhat to meet mother
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Out on two-day parole, MLA Akhil Gogoi leaves Guwahati for Jorhat to meet mother

Gogoi, who was arrested after anti-CAA protests broke out in Assam in December 2019, won the recent Assembly polls as an Independent candidate from Sivasagar

Coronavirus Latest News Updates: Haryana sees 421 cases of black fungus with maximum infections reported in Gurugram
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Coronavirus Latest News Updates: Haryana sees 421 cases of black fungus with maximum infections reported in Gurugram

Coronavirus Latest News Updates: The Haryana health minister Anil Vij said the state government has made a requisition of 12,000 injections of Amphotericin-B, used in treating black fungus, from the Central Government

Gauhati University to hold UG, PG exams online in June, check details here
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Gauhati University to hold UG, PG exams online in June, check details here

The PG exams will be held from 1 to 15 June, while the UG examinations will commence from the second week of June

IIT-Guwahati suspends student arrested on molestation charges
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IIT-Guwahati suspends student arrested on molestation charges

The university's statement said that the four other students being investigated for their alleged involvement in the incident will remain on campus for the duration of the police probe

Earthquake of 4.7 magnitude hits Assam; no loss of life or damage reported so far
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Earthquake of 4.7 magnitude hits Assam; no loss of life or damage reported so far

The epicentre of the quake was at a depth of ten kilometres in Tezpur area of Sonitpur district in Assam

Narendra Modi to launch Mahabahu Brahmaputra, flag off Assam’s Majuli bridge construction tomorrow
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Narendra Modi to launch Mahabahu Brahmaputra, flag off Assam’s Majuli bridge construction tomorrow

'Mahabahu-Brahmaputra', aimed at providing seamless connectivity to the eastern parts of India, will be marked by the inauguration of roll-on/roll-off passenger service vessel operations

Assam: 145 fall ill after having biryani at government event in Karbi Anglong; probe ordered
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Assam: 145 fall ill after having biryani at government event in Karbi Anglong; probe ordered

Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, who was present at the programme along with Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, had also taken ill

Modi, Shah to visit poll-bound Assam today; AASU takes out torch rally to protest against CAA
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Modi, Shah to visit poll-bound Assam today; AASU takes out torch rally to protest against CAA

In Guwahati, police barricaded the AASU headquarters 'Swahid Bhawan' and did not allow the protesters to move, but the students' body staged their protest behind the barriers

Tarun Gogoi’s condition extremely critical, ex-Assam CM on ventilator after suffering multiple organ failure
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Tarun Gogoi’s condition extremely critical, ex-Assam CM on ventilator after suffering multiple organ failure

The octogenarian Congress leader is undergoing treatment for post-COVID complications and is being monitored by a team of nine doctors

Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi hopsitalised again, put on ventilator support
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Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi hopsitalised again, put on ventilator support

The veteran Congress leader was discharged from hospital on 25 October after undergoing treatment for the coronavirus infection and other post-recovery complications

Himanta Biswa Sarma says BJP will send Congress MLA Sherman Ali Ahmed to jail after Assam polls for 'lungi' remark
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Himanta Biswa Sarma says BJP will send Congress MLA Sherman Ali Ahmed to jail after Assam polls for 'lungi' remark

Ahmed had recently suggested setting up a 'Miyan Museum' inside the Kalakshetra in Guwahati, and had said that one of the items on display would be blue-checked lungis worn by Bengali Muslims settled in the riverine areas of lower and cenral Assam

Engineer, 25, dies of electrocution at damaged Oil India gas well in Assam’s Baghjan; 3,000 families evacuated so far
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Engineer, 25, dies of electrocution at damaged Oil India gas well in Assam’s Baghjan; 3,000 families evacuated so far

Three people have died at well number 5 at Baghjan, which has been spewing gas uncontrollably since 27 May and caught fire on 9 June

Assam doctor, college principal wife arrested for pouring hot water on minor domestic help
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Assam doctor, college principal wife arrested for pouring hot water on minor domestic help

The incident came to light after the district child welfare committee received a video from an anonymous source

Assam to send GoM report to Centre on modalities for granting ST status to 6 ethnic communities
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Assam to send GoM report to Centre on modalities for granting ST status to 6 ethnic communities

CM Sarbananda Sonowal said that the proposed Autonomous Council for the Moran community would start functioning shortly

Toll due to Assam floods, landslides rises to 123; Brahmaputra's water level expected to recede by Monday
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Toll due to Assam floods, landslides rises to 123; Brahmaputra's water level expected to recede by Monday

While 97 people died in flood-related incidents in Assam, 26 were killed in landslides. Goalpara continued to be the most affected district with 4.7 lakh people hit by the deluge