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    India-Bangladesh border to be sealed by December: Chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal

    India-Bangladesh border to be sealed by December: Chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal


    Sarbananda Sonowal has said.The Assam CM, who completed two years in office on Thursday, said the move was a part of the state's initiative to curb cross-border infiltration and...

    Sarbananda Sonowal has said.The Assam CM, who completed two years in office on Thursday, said the move was a part of the state's initiative to curb cross-border infiltration and smuggling.
    Guard moves Gauhati high court for not getting promised salary

    Guard moves Gauhati high court for not getting promised salary


    A 40-year-old night guard, Altab Uddin, who has been posted at Jalalpur Primary Health Centre in Cachar since 2005, has moved the Gauhati high court alleging he has not received benefits announced by the...

    A 40-year-old night guard, Altab Uddin, who has been posted at Jalalpur Primary Health Centre in Cachar since 2005, has moved the Gauhati high court alleging he has not received benefits announced by the government.
    Blind School students ace exam

    Blind School students ace exam


    Guwahati Blind School has recorded a pass percentage of 100 in the matric results this year.Among the nine students from the school who appeared in the exam, all of them secured first...

    Guwahati Blind School has recorded a pass percentage of 100 in the matric results this year.Among the nine students from the school who appeared in the exam, all of them secured first division.
    Assam Agitation veterans to stage protest against bill

    Assam Agitation veterans to stage protest against bill


    Prafulla Kumar Mahanta, and others who were a part of the Assam Agitation movement, have appealed to everyone to join the protest rally against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill,...

    Prafulla Kumar Mahanta, and others who were a part of the Assam Agitation movement, have appealed to everyone to join the protest rally against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016.
    2 held for IPL betting

    2 held for IPL betting


    Thanks to burgeoning betting rackets across the state, the Indian Premier League (IPL) - India's richest sports event - has turned into a major headache for the state...

    Thanks to burgeoning betting rackets across the state, the Indian Premier League (IPL) - India's richest sports event - has turned into a major headache for the state police.
    BJP MLA appears before tribunal to prove citizenship

    BJP MLA appears before tribunal to prove citizenship


    Borkhola MLA Kishore Nath of BJP appeared before foreigners' tribunal No 1 in Silchar to prove his Indian citizenship on...

    Borkhola MLA Kishore Nath of BJP appeared before foreigners' tribunal No 1 in Silchar to prove his Indian citizenship on Thursday.
    Gauhati HC asks transgender rights panel to submit report

    Gauhati HC asks transgender rights panel to submit report


    "The recommendations would be examined by the state government based on the legal declaration made by the Supreme Court and implemented them within six months thereafter," the high court order...

    "The recommendations would be examined by the state government based on the legal declaration made by the Supreme Court and implemented them within six months thereafter," the high court order states.
    EX-DGP now maths teacher

    EX-DGP now maths teacher


    Final year students of Sonaram Higher Secondary School at Bharalumukh have a new maths teacher.Former state director general of police,...

    Final year students of Sonaram Higher Secondary School at Bharalumukh have a new maths teacher.Former state director general of police, .
    JMCH strike over doctor assault

    JMCH strike over doctor assault


    Over 80 interns of Jorhat Medical College Hospital (JMCH) went on a strike on Tuesday for over an hour in protest against the assault of one of their colleagues. The accused, Debasish Borah, is the driver of Jorhat deputy commissioner Narayan...

    Over 80 interns of Jorhat Medical College Hospital (JMCH) went on a strike on Tuesday for over an hour in protest against the assault of one of their colleagues. The accused, Debasish Borah, is the driver of Jorhat deputy commissioner Narayan Konwar.
    Para-athlete in need of cycle for Special Olympics

    Para-athlete in need of cycle for Special Olympics


    National record-holder para-cyclist Abhishek Gogoi is facing a struggle in raising funds to buy a bicycle and other necessary equipment for the Special Olympics World Summer Games, which will be held in March 2019 in Abu Dhabi. The 17-year-old had...

    National record-holder para-cyclist Abhishek Gogoi is facing a struggle in raising funds to buy a bicycle and other necessary equipment for the Special Olympics World Summer Games, which will be held in March 2019 in Abu Dhabi. The 17-year-old had qualified for the Special Olympics using borrowed cycles earlier this year.
    Heroin worth over Rs 10 crore seized

    Heroin worth over Rs 10 crore seized


    At least three persons - two from Assam and one from Manipur - were nabbed by Delhi Police on Tuesday on charges of smuggling heroin.The trio have been identified as Islamuddin Ali, Sohidur Rahman Jabbar and...

    At least three persons - two from Assam and one from Manipur - were nabbed by Delhi Police on Tuesday on charges of smuggling heroin.The trio have been identified as Islamuddin Ali, Sohidur Rahman Jabbar and Tabali.
    Kaziranga mining ban crusader fears threat to life, files FIR

    Kaziranga mining ban crusader fears threat to life, files FIR


    "I am not going to budge because of pressure, because if we don't stop mining and stone quarrying in Karbi Anglong, Kaziranga will be destroyed forever.All of us in Assam take so much pride in...

    "I am not going to budge because of pressure, because if we don't stop mining and stone quarrying in Karbi Anglong, Kaziranga will be destroyed forever.All of us in Assam take so much pride in Kaziranga.
    Heavy pre-monsoon rain alert this week in Guwahati

    Heavy pre-monsoon rain alert this week in Guwahati


    Ahead of the possible arrival of monsoon in the northeast during the first week of June, the northeastern states are set to witness heavy rains over this week because of other environmental factors, according to the India Meteorological Department...

    Ahead of the possible arrival of monsoon in the northeast during the first week of June, the northeastern states are set to witness heavy rains over this week because of other environmental factors, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD).
    Rebati disappearance: Ulfa doves take up case in Delhi

    Rebati disappearance: Ulfa doves take up case in Delhi


    With no leads emerging in the case of the missing Ulfa peace talks facilitator, the pro-talks faction of Ulfa questioned the Union home ministry and peace interlocutor AB Mathur about the progress of the...

    With no leads emerging in the case of the missing Ulfa peace talks facilitator, the pro-talks faction of Ulfa questioned the Union home ministry and peace interlocutor AB Mathur about the progress of the investigation.
    Aasu, 28 groups resolve to take up joint protest against citizenship bill

    Aasu, 28 groups resolve to take up joint protest against citizenship bill


    The All Assam Students' Union (Aasu) and 28 organizations representing various ethnic and tribal communities of the state has announced a series of protests against the proposed Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 and in demand of an error-free National...

    The All Assam Students' Union (Aasu) and 28 organizations representing various ethnic and tribal communities of the state has announced a series of protests against the proposed Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 and in demand of an error-free National Register of Citizens (NRC).
    Class X state board results on May 25

    Class X state board results on May 25


    The Class X state board exam results will be declared on May 25.Prabin Sarma, secretary of the Board of Secondary Education, Assam (Seba), said the results will be published in all the exam centres at...

    The Class X state board exam results will be declared on May 25.Prabin Sarma, secretary of the Board of Secondary Education, Assam (Seba), said the results will be published in all the exam centres at 11am.
    Neso stages protests in NE state capitals against citizenship bill

    Neso stages protests in NE state capitals against citizenship bill


    "In Assam, all illegal migrants who have entered the state after March 245, 1971 must be detected and deported as per the Assam...

    "In Assam, all illegal migrants who have entered the state after March 245, 1971 must be detected and deported as per the Assam Accord.