Assam CM Sonowal asks social media volunteers to reach out to people
Sonowal has started reaching out to different student organisations. He met the representatives of All Koch Rajbongshi Students Union and Tai Ahom Coordination Committee on Monday. He met a delegation of All Adivasi Students’ Association of Assam (AASAA) on Tuesday.
Youth must stay away from agitation: Assam CM
With Assam caught in a series of protests, largely led by students, against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that youth must stay away from agitations.
Assam unit of the All India Bank Officers’ Confederation opposes banks' normal functioning amid Covid outbreak
“The Government should not lose sight of the plight of these unsung warriors of the economic ecosystem of our country who toils hard at every occasion to power our economy and build our nation. I request the Government to ponder over the issue with alacrity," he All India Bank Officers’ Confederation statement read.
NDFB calls truce, signs pact with Centre & Assam
National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB), a banned insurgent group fighting for a sovereign land for Bodo people, has signed a tripartite agreement with the central and Assam governments to suspend operations, officials said on Friday.
Anti-CAB stir: People defy curfew, police open fire as Assam
The officer claimed that the protesters hurled stones and bricks at the policemen and when attempts to pacify them did not deter the mob, the security personnel opened fire at them.
Massive fire breaks out on the Burhi Dihing river in Assam's Dibrugarh
Massive fire breaks out on the Burhi Dihing river in Assam's Dibrugarh district allegedly due to an oil pipeline blast. The fire has not bee...
1,615 NDFB cadres lay down arms in Assam
The move comes three days after the Centre and the Assam government signed a peace accord with Bodo organisations - NDFB and All Bodo Students' Union - with Union Home Minister Amit Shah stating that the agreement will usher in a "golden future" for the state and its people.
Ask Trump if extraditing 19 lakh people from Assam is possible: P Chidambaram to Modi
Congress leader P Chidambaram on Sunday took a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the CAA, NRC and NPR, telling him to ask visiting US President Donald Trump if it was possible to extradite as many as 19 lakh people from Assam.
644 militants surrender in Assam
The members of the insurgent groups -- ULFA (I), NDFB, RNLF, KLO, CPI (Maoist), NSLA, ADF and NLFB -- surrendered in presence of Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal at a programme in Guwahati.
BJP, AGP and BPF coalition to continue in the days to come: Assam CM Sonowal
Sonowal said that his government set the goal for an insurgency free Assam at the time of taking over charge of the state. As a result of committed efforts by his government, several path-breaking achievements have been made.
Congress manifested immigrant problem, BJP forced to shoulder burden: Assam Finance Minister
Assam finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said the state was bearing the burden of Congress’ sin in allowing people to illegally enter India. “From 1972 to 2014, who was in power; it was the Congress? So, this problem is manifested by the Congress.”
Detention centre in Assam came up due to high Court order: Former CM Tarun Gogoi
There are six detention camps operating in the state however those are operating from within the jail premises. The first standalone detention camp which will house declared foreigners is coming up in Goalpara district with an investment of Rs 46 crore.
Mobile internet ban lifted in Assam
A senior official of private telecom operator Airtel said the ban was lifted from 9 am on Friday.
From Srinagar's Tulip festival to Assam's Rongali Bihu, spring time fests you just can't miss out on
Time to get into the festive spirit.
Ahead of Bodoland polls huge cache of arms, ammunition and warlike stores recovered
BTC is going to polls on April 4. Based on intelligence inputs, multiple teams of Indian Army and Assam Police conducted extensive Search Operations in Kokrajhar and Udalguri Districts .
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