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Sep 23, 2019
9 killed in Assam's Sivasagar district after bus, minibus collide on National Highway 37; several injuredAt least nine persons were killed and several others injured in a collision between a bus and a minibus in Sivasagar district of Assam on Monday, police said.
Jul 29, 2019
Four more dead in Assam due to floods as toll rises to 86 since onset of monsoon; over 1,300 villages still deluge-hitFour more people died on Monday due to floods in Assam, mounting the toll to 86 this monsoon season.
May 15, 2019
Lightning strikes in Assam over past weeks claim 23 lives: State disaster mgmt agency, DC to release ex-gratia within 48 hoursThe worst-hit districts are Golaghat, Sivasagar, Dhubri, Sontipur, and Cachar, the Assam State Disaster Management Authority said.
Feb 21, 2019
Talk of ST status for Assam's 'tea tribes' may give BJP fillip in election year, but real benefits miles away at ground zeroThe tea tribe's sizeable population across Assam makes them a politically important demography for any party in the wake of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Hence, this made for an opportune time to pick up the quota debate.
Sep 17, 2018
Sivasagar: Exploring the former capital of Assam's Ahom dynasty, now a bustling tourist townThough it isn't the most popular tourist destination, Assam's Sivasagar is home to monuments which are grand despite the absence of explicit opulence
Aug 05, 2018
Assam floods: Toll rises to 43 as situation worsens; over 1 lakh people affected across six districtsThe flood situation in Assam deteriorated on Saturday with two more deaths reported in Sivasagar district, taking the toll to 43.
Aug 01, 2018
Assam floods: Two more people die as toll rises to 38 this year; almost 60,000 affected by torrential rainsAccording to Assam State Disaster Management Authority, one person died in Dhemaji and the other in Golaghat districts in the flood related incidents
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
Jun 28, 2017
Assam floods: More than one lakh people affected, over one hectare agricultural land submergedOver one lakh people in Assam are reeling under the impact of floods in eight districts, where the swirling flood waters have overrun 188 villages in 13 revenue circles.
Mar 02, 2016
Centre to invest Rs 25,000 crore in Assam for building roads and bridgesUnion Minister Nitin Gadkari laid the foundation stone of four road projects worth Rs 1,200 crore