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NHRC notice over Indians in Bangladesh denied basic amenities  Aug 4, 9:47 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 4 (ANI): The NHRC has issued notices to the Home Ministry and External Affairs Ministry as well as Chief Secretaries of West Bengal and Assam and District Magistrates of Cooch Behar and Jalpaiguri, to enquire into a complaint alleging that the Indians residing in the Indian Enclaves of Bangladesh are being denied basic amenities.
Girls in Assam benefit from self-defence training  Aug 1, 10:51 pm
Guwahati, Aug. 1 (ANI): Having realized the importance of learning self-defence skills, parents in Guwahati are now encouraging girls to take training in the same. A large number of girls are participating in a training camp in the city to equip themselves with self-defence tactics.
While nation mourns for Kalam, Assam CM Gogoi plays golf, dances  Jul 30, 11:47 am
Golaghat, (Assam), July 30 (ANI): While the nation was taking part in the last rites of former president A.P.J.Abdul Kalam, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi was seen landing his helicopter in the middle of a golf course, playing a round of golf and snooker, and dancing to a folk song here on Thursday.
Gurdaspur terror attack: Security alert sounded in Assam   Jul 27, 4:32 pm
Guwahati, Jul 27 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday said that a security alert has been sounded in the state in the wake of the Gurdaspur terror attack.
Former Union Minister Bijoy Krishna Handique passes away  Jul 26, 8:43 pm
Jorhat, (Assam), July 26 (ANI): Lok Sabha member from Assam, Bijoy Krishna Handique passed away at the age of 82 at a hospital here on Sunday.
Huge quantities of explosives recovered in Assam  Jul 24, 1:49 pm
Boko (Kamrup), July 24 (ANI): Huge quantities of explosives have been recovered at Hatkhola of Boko in Assam's Kamrup District.
Assamese protest against ULFA-Independent outfit  Jul 24, 1:08 pm
Guwahati, July 24 (ANI): Militant outfits in the northeast region frequently target innocent civilians, as a result of which, people in Assam have been protesting against the Paresh Baruah -led faction of the United Liberation Front of Asom following the killing of two Hindi-speaking people in Tinsukia district.
Young boys, girls learn self-defence techniques in Jorhat   Jul 24, 12:53 pm
Jorhat (Assam), July 24 (ANI): With crimes against children rising, the demand to train them in self-defence techniques is growing. Recently, a week-long self-defence training camp was held in Assam's Jorhat city where many young boys and girls turned up with enthusiasm.
Encephalitis claims 13 lives in Jorhat (Update)  Jul 22, 8:13 pm
Jorhat (Assam), July 22 (ANI): A massive outbreak of encephalitis has claimed 13 lives in Jorhat, Assam.
NIA files chargesheet against four NDFB militants  Jul 22, 7:50 pm
Guwahati, July 22 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a chargesheet in a special court against four NDFB (Songbijit) militants, over the horrific terrorist attack on innocent Adivasis of Hatijuli and Shantipur villages in Sonitpur and Kokrajhar districts of Assam on December 23, 2014.
'Japanese Encephalitis' outbreak claims six lives in Jorhat District  Jul 22, 5:00 pm
Jorhat (Assam), July 22 (ANI): The first case of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) was reported on January 13, 2015 in Jorhat district, but the first case result was negative and happens to be Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES).
16 held for hacking 60-year-old woman to death in Assam  Jul 22, 9:32 am
Guwahati, July 22 (ANI): At least 16 people have been arrested and sent to judicial custody for allegedly killing a 60-year-old woman in Assam's Sonitpur district after branding her as a witch.
NDFB (S) millitant arrested in Kokrajhar  Jul 21, 9:16 pm
Kokrajhar (Assam), July 21 (ANI): Security forces on Tuesday apprehended an alleged militant belonging to the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songbjit) from Assam's Kokrajhar region.
Two killed in police-student clash in Assam's Nalbari District  Jul 17, 1:22 pm
Nalbari (Assam), July 17 (ANI): Two persons, including a student protester and a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan, were killed in a clash here between students and police on Friday.
Training camps organised to help hone sporting talent in India's north east  Jul 17, 12:08 pm
Jorhat (Assam), July 17 (ANI): The north east of India is considered a power house for sports, as there is a large pool of talented players available for different games. In order to hone their skills and promote young talent, training camps are being held at various places.
Rajnath speaks to Gogoi, takes stock of Tinsukia killings  Jul 17, 11:08 am
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday spoke to Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi about the killing of Hindi speaking people in the state's Tinsukia region.
Two Ulfa militants arrested in Assam  Jul 16, 6:28 pm
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): Two Ulfa militants were arrested in Chirang, Assam, on Thursday.
Maiden mid-brain activation institute launched in Jorhat  Jul 16, 1:35 pm
Jorhat (Assam), July 16 (ANI): A much-awaited Mid-Brain Activation Centre was recently launched here, which was attended by many educationists, renowned personalities,doctors and students.
Security forces nab NDFB(S) terrorist in Assam, ammunition recovered  Jul 14, 3:00 pm
Kokrajhar (Assam), July 14 (ANI): A joint operation carried out by the army and the Assam Police succeeded in the capture of a National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songbijit faction) terrorist from the Surenderpur Ghat area of the Gossaigaon Sub Division in Kokrajhar on Tuesday.
Centre to take steps to uplift the status of tribals in Assam  Jul 13, 5:05 pm
Guwahati, July 13 (ANI): Union Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal recently held a meeting with tribal leaders and youth representatives of Assam in Guwahati, to understand their problems and focus on their development.
Security forces apprehend two NDFB (S) terrorists in Assam   Jul 12, 4:30 pm
Kokrajhar (Assam), July 12 (ANI): The Indian Army and the Assam Police apprehended two NDFB (S) terrorists in a joint search operation in Kokrajhar city on Sunday.
Criminal justice sytem in Northeast affected by insurgency: Rajnath Singh  Jul 11, 4:39 pm
Guwahati, July 11 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday that the criminal justice system in India's northeastern states has taken a hit because of the prolonged insurgency.
Manipur: One NSCN-K militant killed after encounter with security forces  Jul 9, 12:53 pm
Chandel (Manipur), July 9 (ANI): An encounter between militants of the Nationalist Socialist Council of Nagaland (Khaplang) and personnel of the 11 Assam Rifles took place in the Chandel district of Manipur on Thursday morning.
Assam: KPLT militant arrested, pistol recovered  Jul 7, 8:23 am
Guwahati, July 7 (ANI): Security forces have arrested a Karbi People's Liberation Tigers (KPLT) militant from the Ronghang village in the Karbi Anglong district of Assam.
Flood situation in Assam remains grim  Jul 6, 10:57 pm
Lakhimpur, (Assam), July 6 (ANI): The flood situation in Assam remained grim on Monday as several districts experienced heavy rains in the past 24 hours.