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Assam CM demands Governor Acharya's removal  Nov 27, 4:19 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): Demanding removal of Assam's acting Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya for his sectarian remarks, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday said "he doesn't deserve to continue as Governor".
Assam Rifles conducts rally for ex-servicemen in Dimapur   Nov 25, 1:52 pm
Dimapur (Nagaland), Nov.25 (ANI): Assam Rifles recently organised a rally for ex-servicemen in various districts of Nagaland as well as in the Karbi Anglong and Golaghat Districts of Assam.
Rijiju downplays Assam Governor's 'Hindustan is for Hindus' remark  Nov 23, 12:05 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 23 (ANI): Downplaying Assam Governor PB Acharya's controversial 'Hindustan is for Hindus' remark, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Monday said the former did not use the word Hindu in a 'religious context'.
PM recruits people spreading hatred on constitutional posts: Congress  Nov 23, 11:46 am
New Delhi, Nov. 23 (ANI): The Congress Party on Monday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over Assam Governor P. B. Acharya's 'Indian Muslims are free to go to Pakistan or Bangladesh' remark and alleged that he recruits communal people at important constitutional positions.
Assam Governor's comment indicates BJP's ideology: Congress  Nov 22, 3:32 pm
New Delhi, Nov.22 (ANI): The Congress Party on Sunday alleged that Assam Governor P.B. Acharya's 'Hindustan is only for Hindus' remark indicates the ideology and the thinking of the BJP and RSS.
Assam hosts International Trade Fair to give boost to its economy  Nov 22, 2:13 pm
Jorhat (Assam), Nov.22 (ANI): Assam's Jorhat City recently played host to an international trade fair that it hopes will give a boost to its economy and other related commercial activities.
Indian Muslims free to go to Pakistan if they feel persecuted, says Assam governor  Nov 22, 1:46 pm
Guwahati, Nov.22 (ANI): Sparking off another controversy, Assam Governor P.B. Acharya on Sunday said Indian Muslims are free to go to Pakistan or anywhere if they feel they are being persecuted in India.
Sonowal takes charge as Assam BJP chief  Nov 21, 9:45 pm
Guwahati, Nov. 21 (ANI): Union sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal assumed charge as Assam Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president here on Saturday.
Suresh Prabhu inaugurates Silchar-Lumding broad gauge rail line in Assam  Nov 21, 5:44 pm
New Delhi, Nov.21 (ANI): Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday inaugurated the landmark Silchar-Lumding broad gauge rail line in Assam.
Two poachers gunned down in Kaziranga National Park  Nov 20, 7:03 pm
Kohora (Assam), Nov.20 (ANI): Two poachers were killed in an encounter with forest guards and the Special Task Force (STF) in the Kohora area of the Kaziranga National Park on Friday.
Another first for Assam, now a mobile clinic for elephants  Nov 14, 5:20 pm
Morigaon (Assam), Nov. 14 (ANI): A mobile clinic for elephants was launched in Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Morigaon district in Assam today.
Assam: Nine Congress MLAs join BJP  Nov 6, 6:22 pm
Guwahati, Nov. 6 (ANI): Nine Congress MLAs in Assam joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday in the presence of several senior party leaders including Ram Madhav.
Soccer helps promote harmony at Assam-Nagaland border  Nov 6, 5:23 pm
Assam/Nagaland, Nov. 6 (ANI): In an effort to create harmony at the Assam-Nagaland border, a soccer tournament was recently organised by the Jorhat District Sports Association (JDSA).
Assam remembers 2008 serial blast victims  Nov 6, 2:28 pm
Guwahati, Nov. 6 (ANI): The family members and close relatives of terror victims, who lost their lives in the devastating 2008 serial blasts, gathered at a memorial pillar here to pay tribute to them.
Assam: Nine rebel Cong MLAs to join BJP today  Nov 6, 10:19 am
Guwahati, Nov. 6 (ANI): Nine Congress MLAs in Assam will formally join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday in presence of several senior leaders.
Hockey India announces dates for 6th National Championships   Oct 31, 12:19 pm
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Hockey India has announced the dates for the 6th National Championships 2016, starting from January 29 at Nagaon, Assam.
Elderly Austrian couple verbally abused by drunken youths near Jorhat  Oct 22, 11:21 am
Jorhat (Assam), Oct.22 (ANI): An elderly Austrian couple was verbally abused and their car was damaged by four drunken men near Assam's Jorhat city.
Two arrested with tiger skin in Assam  Oct 14, 9:12 am
Kohora (Karbi Anglong District, Assam), Oct.14 (ANI): Forest officials have arrested two persons, including a forest guard and recovered a tiger skin from them here.
Military civic action sweetens lives in Nagaland  Oct 10, 12:54 pm
Dimapur, Oct. 10 (ANI): The pineapple canning plant, a joint venture of the Medziphema Village Co-operative Society and Assam Rifles through military civic assistance has not only sweetened the lives of security forces but also the lives of civilians in the insurgency-hit state of Nagaland.
Army training Naga youth for construction of highway  Oct 10, 12:54 pm
Dimapur, Oct. 10 (ANI): Thirty youths from Medziphema and adjoining villages are eagerly looking forward to be part of the workforce in construction of the much-awaited four-lane highway between Dimapur and Kohima.
Assam Congress to expel nine legislators for 'anti- party activities'  Oct 4, 10:14 pm
Guhawati, Oct.4 (ANI): The ruling Congress here has decided to expel its nine legislators for carrying out "anti- party" activities.
Assam MLA Gopinath Das arrested for 'rape'  Oct 4, 8:59 pm
Guwahati, Oct. 4 (ANI): All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) MLA Gopinath Das was arrested on Sunday in connection with the rape of his minor domestic help.
Five militants arrested in Kokrajhar District  Oct 3, 6:15 pm
Guwahati, Oct. 3 (ANI): Five militants reportedly belonging to the Muslim Tiger Force were arrested by security forces in Assam's Kokrajhar District on Saturday.
Four militants arrested in Assam  Sep 30, 1:10 pm
Guwahati, Sept. 30 (ANI): Security forces in Assam have arrested four hardcore militants hailing from different outfits and based in the state's Chirang and Dima Hasao Districts.
Tripura experiencing major fuel crisis due to poor condition of national highway  Sep 30, 10:08 am
Agartala, Sept.30 (ANI): Tripura is experiencing a major fuel crisis as the regular movement of vehicles has been badly hampered due to the dilapidated condition of the National Highway 44 in Lower Poha in Assam.