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Dec 04, 2018
BJP bets on citizenship bill to make inroads in Assam, West Bengal as TMC's 'U-turn' leaves legislation up in airThe BJP has an opportunity to get cosier with Bengali Hindus, many of whom are eagerly waiting for the bill to become a law.
Nov 30, 2018
Citizenship Bill: BJP chasing ghosts in Assam; Census data shows number of Hindu immigrants may have been exaggeratedThe BJP's goal of cultivating the support of a large chunk of Bengali Hindus in Assam using the the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 could very well be based on misconceptions if the available Census data is taken into account
Sep 03, 2018
Man rapes three women in Assam's Hojai district after forcing them to drink drugged sugarcane juiceThe complaint said the man had returned that night and forced the woman and the two girls to have the juice after which they fell unconscious.
Jul 13, 2018
India’s first world gold medallist on track, Hima Das says she is living a dream"I am living a dream", said Hima Das as she tried to put in words her remarkable journey from being a stubborn footballer in a nondescript Assam village to becoming the first Indian woman world champion in athletics.
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 25, 2018
Moral policing in Assam: Nagaon villagers assault couple, shave woman's head for having affairVillagers assault a couple in Assam's Nagaon all night for having an affair and shaved the woman's head
Jun 22, 2018
Authorities review law and order situation in Assam ahead of NRC draft publication due on 30 JuneThe deputy commissioners, superintendents of police and other senior police officials, army and central paramilitary forces were present in the meeting which discussed various issues related to the NRC updation.
Jun 04, 2018
BJP expansion plan jolted in Assam after 13,900 VHP-Bajrang Dal cadres resign over differences with central leadershipTwo frontline Hindutva organisations in Assam which had been trying to expand their base have been jolted by the mass resignation of their cadres. As many as 13,900 trained cadres belonging to Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and its youth wing Bajrang Dal have put in their papers in a revolt that had been silently brewing for the past year and left a vacuum in these organisations.
May 09, 2018
MoS Rajen Gohain chides ex-teacher for criticising bad roads in Assam's Nagaon town, faces protestsA former teacher in Assam earned the wrath of Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain apparently for highlighting the poor condition of roads in his locality.
Mar 24, 2018
Assam: Minor dies after being gangraped, set ablaze in Nagaon district; 5 accused abscondingA minor girl was allegedly gangraped and set on fire at Dhaniabheti Lalung Gaon in Assam's Nagaon district, police said on Saturday.