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Three ULFA militants killed in blast in Goalpara  Aug 1, 5:08 pm
Goalpara (Assam) Aug 1 (ANI): A bomb explosion at Agia village in Assam's Goalpara District claimed the lives of three United Liberation Front of Assam (ULFA) (Independent) militants here on Friday.
Tarun Gogoi's MP son calls for unity within party ahead of state by-polls   Jul 28, 4:32 pm
Guwahati (Assam), July 28 (ANI): Congress MP and the state's chief minister's son, Gaurav Gogoi, on Monday called for unity within the party in view of the upcoming by-elections and municipal polls in the state.
Goalpara police chief suspects ULFA hand in blast  Jul 23, 1:07 pm
Goalpara (Assam), July 23 (ANI): Goalpara Superintendent of Police (SP) Nitul Gogoi said here on Wednesday that rebels affiliated to the United Liberation Front of Assam (ULFA) could be responsible for the Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast in the district this morning in which one person was killed and three others were injured.
Bomb explosion in Assam kills one, injures four  Jul 23, 12:03 pm
Goalpara (Assam), July 23 (ANI): A bomb explosion in Assam's Goalpara district claimed one life and injured three others on Wednesday.
Personal ambition seen as reason behind Sarma quitting Gogoi govt.  Jul 22, 5:02 pm
New Delhi/Guwahati, July 22 (ANI): The political crisis in the state of Assam has given rise to rumours of personal ambition being responsible for state health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma quitting from the Tarun Gogoi led government.
Assam protests infiltration of Bangladeshis in India  Jul 22, 2:40 pm
Guwahati (Assam), July 22 (ANI): Various activist groups, including tribal organisations and the All Assam Students Union (AASU) staged a protest in Assam against the state government for its inability to stop Bangladeshis from infiltrating into the state.
Assam Health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma quits Gogoi Cabinet  Jul 21, 3:37 pm
Guwahati, July 21 (ANI): Assam Health and Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma resigned from the cabinet today.
Need to set up consultative mechanism to integrate North East with Look East Policy: NEC  Jul 19, 5:28 pm
Guwahati (Assam), July 19 (ANI): There is an urgent need to set up a consultative mechanism to integrate India's Look East Policy with the requirements of the North East. This was stated by M P Bezbaruah, Member, North Eastern Council at a Stakeholders' Consultative Workshop on The Role of the Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar (BCIM) Economic Corridor in Regional Integration: Perspectives from Northeast India being organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry in cooperation with the North Eastern Council, the Institute of Chinese Studies and the Observer Research Foundation in Guwahati today.
World's hottest chilli becomes a profitable business for farmers in Manipur  Jul 18, 2:17 pm
Imphal, July 18 (ANI): It is widely known as 'Bhut jolokia' in Assam, 'Raja mirchi' in Nagaland and 'U-morok' in Manipur - the world's hottest chilli grown in different parts of the northeast has become a hot business for the locals in Manipur.
Curfew imposed in Assam's Baksa District  Jul 14, 9:56 am
Guwahati, July 14 (ANI): An indefinite curfew has been imposed in Assam's Baksa District after the recovery of three more bodies.
Govt. to establish two agricultural and horticulture universities  Jul 10, 6:37 pm
New Delhi, July 10 (ANI): Government will establish two agriculture research institutions of excellence in Assam and Jharkhand with an initial sum of Rs 100 crore in the current financial year.
Assam CM calls on PM   Jul 7, 3:39 pm
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today.
Two grenade blasts in Bijni, three reported injured  Jul 6, 6:09 pm
Bijni (Assam), July 6 (ANI): Three people were reported injured after two grenade blasts in Bijni town of Assam.
IIE organizes jewelry exhibition in Guwahati  Jul 4, 4:33 pm
Guwahati, July 4 (ANI): The Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE) recently organized an exhibition-cum-sale of jewelery, manufactured by trainees who took traditional Assamese jewelery making classes at the institute in Guwahati.
Assam nurtures young football talent  Jun 29, 9:28 pm
Jorhat (Assam), June 29 (ANI): As people across the world are busy watching the FIFA World Cup 2014, youngsters in Assam are sweating hard to hone their skills in soccer. A newly formed football coaching centre in Jorhat imparts training to budding players.
Govt trying its best to deal with Assam floods: Tarun Gogoi  Jun 28, 3:27 pm
Guwahati, June 28 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today assured that the government is trying its level best to deal with the flood situation in the state.
Flash floods hits four district of Assam, kills seven   Jun 27, 3:47 pm
Guwahati, June 27 (ANI): Flash floods wreaked four districts in Assam and its capital Guwahati on Friday killing seven people.
Assamese observe Ambubachi 'fertility' Fair in Guwahati  Jun 27, 12:20 pm
Guwahati, June 27 (ANI): Amid the clash of cymbals and blowing of conch shells, saffron-robed Hindu holy men performed mystic rituals to celebrate the annual Ambubachi fertility festival at the revered shrine of Goddess Kamakhya here.
Andhra engineer kidnapped in Assam  Jun 22, 5:59 pm
Haflong (Assam), June 22 (ANI): Suspected militants belonging from UPLA have kidnapped an engineer here today who hails from Prakasham district of Andnra Pradesh.
Girls in Assam take up Martial Arts for self defense  Jun 22, 3:35 pm
Jorhat, June 22 (ANI): Women in Jorhat District of Assam have taken up Martial Arts to equip themselves with self-defense skills.
NDFB(S) militant killed in Assam  Jun 22, 3:10 pm
Koktajhar, (Assam), June 22 (ANI): A hardcore cadre of the NDFB (S), B. Laijam was recently killed in an encounter by a joint team of the army and police in Kokrajhar district of Assam.
Gogoi reiterates his opposition to visa-free entry to Bangladeshis  Jun 21, 5:04 pm
Guwahati, June 21 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday reiterated that he is opposed to the central government's proposal to give visa-free entry to Bangladeshi nationals below 18 years and above 65 years of age.
Congress to ask for Gogoi's resignation?  Jun 21, 3:09 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): The Congress high command is mulling over replacing Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi and might be asking for his resignation soon, according to reports.
Assam Governor calls on PM  Jun 18, 5:28 pm
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): The Governor of Assam, J.B. Patnaik, called on the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, at his South Block office today.
Assam, Karnataka governors rubbish reports of quitting office  Jun 17, 6:39 pm
New Delhi, June 17 (ANI): The governors of Assam and Karnataka have rubbished reports that they are quitting office.