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NSCN-IM dropped its demand for sovereignty

The Centre has for the first time disclosed that the NSCN-IM has dropped its original demand for sovereignty, and that, this, and other major...

Three suspects arrested for forging documents in NRC

Three suspected citizens have been arrested by the Kamalpur police for forging documents produced regarding inclusion of names in the National Register of Citizens. The...

Poacher gunned down by police in Kaziranga

A poacher has been gunned down by Assam police personnel at the Burapahar Range of the Kaziranga National Park near National Highway-37 in Assam. Jakhalabandha...

Veteran filmmaker Munin Barua passes away at the age of 71

In a massive loss for the Northeast, veteran filmmaker Munin Barua or rather Assam’s ‘Bhaimon da’ as he was fondly called, dies aged 71. Munin...

Assam: 13-year-old minor raped in Duliajan

In yet another incident, a minor was raped in Duliajan of Dibrugarh district. The 13 year old victim is an orphan who was working...

Meghalaya CM clears the air on work permit row

A day after drawing flak from various quarters for his proposal to give work permits to Bangladeshis, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma cleared the...

BJP foundation day observed in Guwahati

The Bhartiya Janata Party Assam Pradesh today celebrated its 38th foundation day in Guwahati. The city unit of the party marked the occasion with a...

Woman hacked to death by her husband

A domestic quarrel took an ugly turn resulting in the death of a woman. The incident happened at Kathiatoli Bokulung of Nagaon district, where a woman...

Assam creates history: State expenditure crosses 70,000 crore mark

Assam has created history with the state’s expenditure touching the 70 per cent mark for the first time in 2017-18. Over 70 percent of...

192 Bangladeshis go missing

In the midst of NRC update and detection of foreigners, some startling facts have come to light. A total of 192 Bangladeshi nationals had entered...