According to a government order, public places in the state such as offices, markets, malls and other venues, except hospitals, will be out of bounds for people who have not taken both doses of the coronavirus vaccine
Assam chief minister said as per India's history, Babur, Aurangzeb and Nizam cannot live long. He added that he was sure the legacy of Nizam will come to a complete halt and a new culture based on Indian civilization will emerge
On AFSPA in Nagaland, the chief minister said the Centre has formed a panel that will submit a report in 45 days and that they are hoping for a positive development after the report
His comments came as Nagaland Assembly on Monday unanimously adopted a resolution demanding that the Centre repeal AFSPA from the North East
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
PM, Himanta Biswa Sarma pay tribute to Lachit Borphukan on his birth anniversary; all you need to know
Borphukan is considered a hero and a cultural idol in Assam after his victory over a massive Mughal army in the Battle of Saraighat.
Dance Deewane 3 host Raghav Juyal issues clarification after Assam CM criticises his 'racist rhetoric' against Guwahati contestant
Raghav Juyal clarified that his remark on Gunjan Sinha, a young Assamese contestant in Dance Deewane 3, was taken out of context: "You will not call me racist if you'd see the whole show."
Bypoll shows need for BJP and Congress to groom strong state leaders, curtail ‘high command’ politics
The Assam chief minister defended the eviction drive in his state, saying that his government could not allow 1,000 families to grab 77,000 acres land
Ravi had been holding peace negotiations with the Naga insurgent group NSCN-IM since 2014.
The interaction was held a day after the resumption of talks between the Centre and NSCN(IM) to find a solution to the vexed Naga political issue
Assam boat tragedy: Himanta Biswa Sarma reviews safety measures for passengers on second visit to site
On his second visit to the site of the boat disaster, the chief minister told reporters that the Inland Water Transport (IWT) has made the services of two Ro-Pax vessels available for operation
The Commission, in an email sent to the DGP, also sought to know if he has received any notice, order, etc. on the same issue from the state human rights commission
Himanta Biswa Sarma orders police to file criminal case, high-level probe in Brahmaputra boat capsize
After visiting the accident site with senior officials, Sarma told reporters that as per the initial probe, mismanagement was found to be the prime reason for the accident
Assam: One dead, 20 missing after two boats collide in Brahmaputra river; praying for their safety, says PM
Several people are feared drowned after a ferry boat with 120 passengers capsized after colliding with another boat in Brahmaputra river in Assam's Jorhat on Wednesday
Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, when asked about the concerns over the NRC draft, simply stated that "the matter is pending in the Supreme Court and I will not like to comment on it"
Several Congress leaders, including his son and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi paid tribute to the former Prime Minister at his memorial in Delhi.
Assam indicates crippling blockade on Mizoram amid its worst COVID bout has ended; all you need to know
As most of Mizoram's supplies come via Assam through the NH-306, the no movement of vehicles for the last two weeks has hit the resources, including essential items, they said.
Border violence 'cold-blooded massacre', perpetuated wholly by Mizoram Police, says Assam Assembly panel
The delegation noted that the "Mizoram Police along with some miscreants indulged in encroachment activities" in Assam, and claimed that the border dispute has been festering for a long due to this reason.
The five-member panels of the two states will aim at resolving the border dispute in a phased manner in six of the 12 areas in question, Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma and his Meghalaya counterpart Conrad Sangma said after the talks