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India extends BSF jurisdiction to 50...

BSF jurisdiction raised to 50 km in...

World

Thu, Oct 14 2021

Government officials argue the move is meant to “improve BSF's operational efficiency”...

2 killed by Assam police during eviction...

2 killed in Assam eviction

South Asia

Fri, Sep 24 2021

Villagers say they gathered to demand rehabilitation of nearly 800 families evicted from the land they...

Bangladeshi father, son arrested in...

India arrests 2 'Bangladeshi...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 17 2021

During interrogation, the father and son claimed that they had come from Nepal where they worked in a...

One dead, nearly 40 feared drowned in...

One dead, nearly 40 feared drowned in...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 9 2021

Three officials of the Inland Water Transport department suspended

60 'missing' in ferry accident in...

60 'missing' in ferry accident in...

World

Wed, Sep 8 2021

Rescue operations are underway, says an official

Tensions flare up again at Assam-Mizoram...

Tensions flare up again at Assam-Mizoram...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 23 2021

On August 5, Assam and Mizoram signed a joint declaration to find a lasting solution to the border...

India arrests 14 for social media posts...

India arrests 14 Taliban

South Asia

Sun, Aug 22 2021

All India United Democratic Front leader Md Fazlul Karim Qashimi and a police constable are among those...

Tension returns as Assam police fire...

Assam-Mizoram tension back again

South Asia

Wed, Aug 18 2021

The latest incident came weeks after five Assam police officers were killed after tensions escalated...

Indian state passes cattle protection...

Assam passes cattle protection law

South Asia

Sat, Aug 14 2021

The law prohibits the slaughter of cattle, except on certain religious occasions when “slaughter...

Assam launches war on drugs as UN warns...

Assam launches drug war amid UN...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 12 2021

In the past three months, police in Assam have arrested 1,783 people, killed two, wounded five, and seized...

Assamese people asked not to travel...

Assamese people told to skip Mizoram...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 30 2021

Assam government vowed to check all vehicles entering the state from Mizoram over "illicit...

OP-ED: Bad blood on the...

OP-ED: Bad blood on the...

Vivek Menezes

Fri, Jul 30 2021

Why such aggression between Assam and Mizoram -- two states of the same country?

Six police killed in Assam-Mizoram border...

Six police killed in Assam-Mizoram border...

Southeast Asia

Tue, Jul 27 2021

Over 60 others were injured in the rare showdown on Monday on Assam's border with Mizoram

Himanta Biswa Sarma takes oath as Assam...

Himanta Biswa Sarma takes oath as Assam...

South Asia

Mon, May 10 2021

On Sunday, after a meeting of the BJP legislature party, Sarma was chosen for the chief ministerial...

Himanta Biswa Sarma to be new Assam...

Himanta Biswa Sarma to be new Assam...

South Asia

Sun, May 9 2021

Multiple reports said that the 15th chief minister of Assam may be sworn in at noon on Monday

BJP set to retain power in Assam

BJP set to retain power in Assam

South Asia

Sun, May 2 2021

Counting of votes in Assam and three other states – West Bengal, Kerala and Tamil Nadu –...

Assam CM for regular contacts to boost...

Assam CM calls for trade boost, resolving...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 27 2021

He made the remarks when Bangladesh High Commissioner to India Mohammad Imran, who is visiting India,...

Assam gives nod to shut down state-run...

Assam to shut down state-run madrasas,...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 14 2020

Assam’s education minister had in October said that the government was shutting down the state-run...

‘Assam govt to shut down state-run madrasas,...

‘Assam govt to shut down state-run madrasas,...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 10 2020

Assam has 614 recognized madras and about 1,000 Sanskrit schools

Floods, coronavirus hobble 2 poorest...

Floods, coronavirus hobble 2 poorest...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 28 2020

The floods in Assam, where at least nine one-horned rhinos have drowned in an inundated national park,...

Floods kill 84 in Assam; 9 rhinos...

Floods kill 84 in Assam; 9 rhinos...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 20 2020

'Nine rhinos have drowned and over 100 other animals have been killed'