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Have been with Congress since 1997, but now sidelined: Pijush Hazarika  Aug 31, 11:06 am
Guwahati, Aug 31 (ANI): Pijush Hazarika, one of the four suspended MLAs of the Assam Congress, on Monday expressed his pain on being 'sidelined.'
Fresh flood alert sounded in four Assam districts  Aug 31, 9:04 am
Guwahati, Aug.31 (ANI): A fresh flood alert has been sounded in parts of Sonitpur, Darrang, Dibrugarh and Tinsukia Districts of Assam for the next 24 to 48 hours.
Congress suspends four Assam MLAs for anti-party activities(Update)  Aug 31, 9:04 am
Guwahati, Aug. 31 (ANI): The Assam unit of the Congress Party has suspended four of its MLAs for anti-party activities and served show-cause notices to another five.
Congress suspends 4 Assam MLAs for anti-party activities  Aug 31, 8:42 am
Guwahati, Aug.31 (ANI): The Congress Party has suspended four of its MLAs from Assam after they carried out anti-party activities.
Two NDFB (S) militants gunned down in Assam  Aug 29, 8:38 am
Chirang (Assam), Aug. 29 (ANI): Two National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songbijit) (NDFB (S)) militants were killed in an encounter with the security forces in Assam's Chirang district on Saturday morning.
Gogoi meets Rajnath to seek Central relief for flood-hit Assam  Aug 27, 5:27 pm
New Delhi, Aug 27 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to seek Central relief for the flood-hit people of Assam.
Assam CM asks for fund from Centre for development of north-east  Aug 25, 3:13 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 25 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday asked the Centre to allocate more funds for the development of north-east.
Flood victims in Assam rue government apathy  Aug 24, 10:50 pm
Maregoan (Assam), Aug. 24 (ANI): Flood victims in Assam rued government apathy on Monday as they counted their loss in the natural disaster.
Himanta Sarma joining BJP for personal benefit: Congress  Aug 24, 12:47 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 24 (ANI): Congress leader P.L Punia on Monday said former Assam Health and Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was joining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for his own interest and benefit.
Himanta Biswa Sarma hopeful about Assam's future under Modi regime  Aug 24, 12:24 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 24 (ANI): Former Assam Health and Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, who announced plans of joining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) sometime this week, said on Monday, that he is hopeful about bringing Assam out of its current crisis under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership.
Congress leader Himanta Biswa Sarma to join BJP  Aug 23, 8:31 pm
New Delhi, Aug.23 (ANI): Congress leader and former Assam Health and Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday said that he would be joining the Bharatiya Janata Party shortly.
Assam floods: Jitendra Singh assures Centre's support  Aug 23, 6:08 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 23 (ANI): Expressing serious concern over the floods in Assam, Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitendra Singh on Sunday assured the Centre's support in providing relief to those affected by the calamity.
Flood situation grim in Arunachal and Assam  Aug 23, 9:25 am
Agartala/Guwahati, Aug. 23 (ANI): The flood situation in the north eastern states of Arunachal Pradesh and Assam continue to remain grim.
Floods hit Assam's famed Kaziranga National Park  Aug 22, 6:43 pm
Kaziranga (Assam), Aug.22 (ANI): Animals are being forced to wade through water to reach highland areas as heavy rains flooded the Kaziranga National Park in Assam.
Northeast craft carnival promotes artisans and entrepreneurs in Guwahati  Aug 22, 1:06 pm
Guwahati, Aug.22 (ANI): The northeast region has a rich legacy of handloom and handicraft work, and in order to promote and provide a platform to the artisans to reach out to the market, the North Eastern Development Finance Corporation (NEDFI) organized the Northeast Craft Carnival 2015 here recently.
Heavy rains trigger flood-like situation in Kokrajhar, 1500 rescued so far   Aug 22, 8:39 am
Guwahati, Aug.22 (ANI): Heavy rains have triggered a flood-like situation in Assam's Kokrajhar District.
13 districts affected by flood after heavy rainfall in Assam  Aug 21, 10:46 am
Chirang, Aug. 21(ANI): Around 13 districts of Assam have been affected by floods due to heavy rainfall on Thursday.
Army called in for rescue and relief in flood-hit Assam  Aug 21, 9:17 am
Guwahati, Aug.21 (ANI): The Government of Assam has called in the army for rescue and relief efforts in the flood-hit areas of the state.
KLO terrorists attempt to blast railway track foiled in Assam  Aug 14, 3:10 pm
Kokrajhar (Assam), Aug. 14 (ANI): The Indian Army and Assam Police personnel have in a joint operation neutralised Kamtapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) terrorists, who were trying to plant an IED on the railway track in Kokrajhar.
Gogoi orders CID probe into Louis Berger bribery case  Aug 11, 11:03 am
Guwahati, Aug. 11 (ANI): The Tarun Gogoi-led Assam government has reportedly ordered a CID inquiry into the Louis Berger bribery case.
North east rail connectivity to get boost with launch of two first broad gauge passenger trains  Aug 10, 9:05 am
New Delhi, Aug.10 (ANI): Railway connectivity in India's north eastern region will get boost on Monday with the launch and inauguration of two first broad gauge passenger trains to Murgongselek, the eastern most railway station on the north bank of the River Brahmaputra in Assam and to Bhalukpong in Arunachal Pradesh by Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu.
MFTA terrorist apprehended in Assam  Aug 8, 7:15 pm
Kokrajhar, (Assam), Aug. 8 (ANI): An MFTA terrorist was apprehended in a joint operation launched by the army and Assam Police in Kokrajhar.
Naga peace accord: Congress accuses PM Modi of 'misleading' nation  Aug 7, 6:51 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 7 (ANI): The Congress on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of 'misleading' the nation over the Naga peace accord and added that the former has violated the principles of cooperative federalism by not consulting the chief ministers of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Manipur over the matter.
Sporting events held in Assam to tap potential of young players  Aug 7, 2:21 pm
Guwahati, Aug. 7 (ANI): In order to utilize the potential of the youngsters from the north-east and provide them with a platform to polish their skills, several coaching camps and championships are being conducted here on a regular basis.
Govt. 'insulting people' of north-eastern states: Rahul Gandhi  Aug 6, 12:51 pm
New Delhi, Aug 6 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today joined his mother Sonia Gandhi in lashing out at the Centre for not consulting the chief ministers of north-eastern states before signing the Naga Peace accord and said this was an 'insult to the people'.