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Campaigning ends for Assam by-polls

Campaigning for the October 21 by-elections came to an at 4 pm in the evening on Saturday. With this being the last day of campaigning,...

5 members of family killed in massive fire in Assam’s Dibrugarh

Tragedy struck Assam's Dibrugarh city late Friday night when a major fire claimed the lives of five persons including two minors. All the deceased belonged...

Supreme Court transfers NRC State Co-ordinator Prateek Hajela to Madhya Pradesh

The Supreme Court on Friday ordered the transfer of Assam National Register of Citizens coordinator Prateek Hajela to Madhya Pradesh. Hajela would be on deputation...

Dimasa Women’s Society threaten naked protest if govt sets up detention camp; also oppose...

The Dimasa Women’s Society during a demonstration staged on Tuesday warned of a naked protest, if the Assam government goes ahead with its proposal...

Assam: Four members of family seriously injured in car accident

In a major accident that took place in Assam's Sivasagar district, four members of a single family got seriously injured on the spot. An i-10...

NDFB cadre arrested with illegal arms in Assam’s Chirang

In a joint operation conducted by Assam Police and the CRPF with army personnel a National Democratic Front of Boroland (NDFB) cadre has been...

Major breakthrough in Kopili disaster; water flow into power plant restricted

Five days after the crisis at the Kopili power plant began, the rescue teams have finally managed to shut the gate of the intake...

Suspected ULFA-I militants abduct tea garden official in Assam

Suspected ULFA-Independent cadres have allegedly kidnapped a tea garden official of Sankar tea estate from Dhola in Assam's Tinsukia district. The person abducted has been...

Employees’ union oppose NRL privatisation bid, hold protests

Several outfits held a protest on Friday against the proposed disinvestment of the Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited at the Numaligarh Refinery Limited. The protestors headed...

Assam: Rescue ops yet to begin at Kopili power plant after tunnel burst

Rescue operations to locate the 4 missing persons at the crisis-hit Kopili power plant are yet to begin, as the NEEPCO officials and workers...