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“Will take any new party head on”: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Assam Health and Finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has asserted that the BJP will not shy away from a head on contest if the...

Assam cabinet expansion: Two BJP MLA’s sworn in as ministers

Two new ministers were sworn in into the Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal's cabinet. Mahmora MLA Jogen Mohan and Tinsukia MLA Sanjay Kishan were administered...

KIYG Day 8: Field day for athletes from Northeast; hosts Assam 10th in standings

Northeast Athletes shone on the 8th day of the 3rd edition of the action-packed Khelo India Youth Games. The mega sporting spectacle witnessed Hosts Assam,...

Framing of CAA rules making steady progress: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Framing of rules for the Citizenship Amendment Act have already started and have made steady progress. This was informed by top BJP leader Himanta Biswa...

NDFB(S) enters into tripartite agreement with Centre, Assam govt

The National Democratic Front of Bodoland or NDFB, under the leadership of B Saoraigwra has agreed to come overground and join the peace process...

Assam: World Bank, Centre sign $88 mn loan agreement for Inland Water Transport

The central government, Assam government and the World Bank signed a loan agreement of USD 88 million here on Thursday to help modernise Assam’s...

Historic Jonbeel Mela, a fair with no currency, gets underway in Assam’s Morigaon

The three-day long historic Jonbeel Mela, held annually after Bhogali Bihu near Jagiroad in Assam's Morigaon district, got underway on Thursday. Large crowds, including tourists...

Assam: 26-year-old woman killed in boat crash

In an unfortunate incident, a woman died following a boat accident at the Panimur Waterfalls, a tourist spot in Assam. The deceased has been identified...
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After one year in Pakistan jail, Assam fisherman returns home

Assam's Simanta Saikia, who was lodged in a Pakistan jail for over a year, returned to the state on Thursday. Saikia, a resident of Merapani...

Khelo India Day 5: Assam’s Akshay Boro wins Bronze in 200m event

It was a field day for Hosts Assam on Day 5 of the 3rd edition of the mega sporting spectacle as Akshay Boro shone...