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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
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.
Apr 25, 2018
2011 Assam gangrape: Police officer charged with refusal to file FIR in case involving Indian Army personnelA former officer-in-charge of a police station in Assam has been chargesheeted for refusing to register an FIR (first information report) of a woman who was allegedly gangraped by army personnel seven years ago.
Mar 06, 2018
Protests in Assam after BDT restricts sale of land in Bodoland to non-tribals; 30 injured in clashes with policeBodoland, officially the Bodoland Territorial Area Districts (BTAD), consists of Kokrajhar, Chirang, Bagsa and Udalguria districts.
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.
Oct 10, 2017
Train services affected in Northeast due to 'rail roko' agitation demanding separate BodolandThe ABSU and several other organisations have decided to revive the agitation for a separate Bodoland state starting 10 October.
Aug 21, 2017
Assam floods: Three more lives lost as death toll rises to 70; 14.36 lakh people maroonedThree more lives were lost on Monday in Assam floods while 12 districts continued to be affected.
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 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