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After serving 30 years in army, veteran told to prove he's Indian

After serving the Indian Army for 30 years, a retired officer has been branded as a Bangladeshi immigrant by the Assam police. An Assam-based retired defence personnel has claimed that the......

Assam floods: The China connection

China violates agreement, didn't share Brahmaputra hydrological data.Archis Mohan reports. IMAGE: Flood-affected villagers relocated to safer places in Assam's Morigaon district. Photograph: PTI......

Floods claim 47 more lives in Bihar, 10 in Assam, 17 in Bengal

Around 74 more deaths were on Thursday reported from the deluge-battered areas of Bihar, Assam and West Bengal, where swirling floodwaters have paralysed normal life and marooned......

Floods ravage Bihar, Assam, Bengal; train services hit

Heavy rains in the last three days triggered flash floods in parts of Bihar, where 41 people have died so far, and inundated large areas in Assam and North Bengal, paralysing normal life and......

Rahul Gandhi visits flood affected areas in Assam

IMAGE: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi visits flood-hit areas in Lakhimpur, Assam on Thursday.Photograph: Kind courtesy @INCIndia/Twitter Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday......

Their cup of woes spilleth over

Out of the 745 gardens in Assam, which accounts for over 55 per cent of total tea production, an alert has been sounded for 88 gardens, while for West Bengal, out of the 377 gardens, 65 have been......

Note ban: In Assam's tea gardens cash is perennially in demand

In the fifth of a six-part series on the impact of demonetisation, Avishek Rakshit senses a storm brewing over the 850-odd tea gardens in the north eastern state, which have a weekly and......

Payment problems plague 1 million plantation workers

The Assam government has taken the initiative to pay workers their wages electronically and has asked banks to open branches adjacent to tea gardens and install ATMs in estates. The plantation......

Andhra becomes second state to achieve 100% electrification

About 35 per cent rural households in states like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Odisha and Assam still lacked access to power supply Andhra Pradesh has become the second state in the......

'India will never cease to confound me'

IMAGE: A scene from India in a Day. 'The family in Assam, where we see the little girl washing her face in the gutter before she heads to school, to me that is a shocking story.''But there are......

Does Priyanka love Rhinos?

Or does Priyanka Chopra's love for Assam go beyond that? Priyanka Chopra is the latest actor to join the list of actors promoting different Indian states. The Quantico actor will reportedly promote......

'Mary Kom' packs a punch in Assam's mobile theatre arena

Abahan Theatre's marquee play this year is based on the Olympic bronze medallist. Written by Abhijit Bhattacharya, popular Assamese actor Prastuti Parashar portrays the role of the champion boxer......

Ranji roundup: Delhi destroy Railways, Karnataka crush Assam

  A summary of all the Ranji Trophy results from the matches played on Tuesday New Delhi: Delhi spinners Manan Sharma and Vikas Mishra took an hour to grab the remaining four wickets as the......

Ranji Roundup: Ishant struggles as Assam snatch a draw

A round-up of the Ranji Trophy matches played on Monday. Gutsy Assam secure a point from Delhi IMAGE: Delhi fast bowler Ishant Sharma. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images New Delhi: Delhi......

'Wicket full of runs' for India-Australia 2nd T20I in Guwahati

'Our best effort is to make the match memorable by making a wicket full of runs.' IMAGE: The Assam Cricket Association (ACA) Stadium in Barsapara under covers. Photograph: BCCI/Twitter The......

Thiruvananthapuram, Barsapara set for Int'l debut this season

IMAGE: Barsapara stadium in Assam. Photograph: Twitter. Two new venues, Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala and Barsapara in Assam are in contention to host international matches during the home season......
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Arup likely to play for Assam

GUWAHATI, Nov 16 - Leading pace bowler of the State Arup Das, who resigned from his NF Railway job two days back, is likely to play for Assam in... ...

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Assam boundary dispute not part of talks

GUWAHATI, Nov 16 - Settling boundary dispute between Assam and Nagaland is not one of the subjects of the ongoing peace talks between the... ...

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Satriya culture attracting people in West Assam, North Bengal

DHUBRI, Nov 16 - As more and more people of Western Assam and North Bengal are getting attracted towards the Satriya culture, the age-old religious... ...

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Honour for ADTU VC

GUWAHATI, Nov 16 - Father Stephen Mavely, Vice Chancellor, Assam Don Bosco University has been nominated as a Member, Academic Advisory Council for... ...

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Asian jr tennis finals today

GUWAHATI, Nov 16 - Fifth seeded Udit Gogoi of Assam and fourth seed Vishesh Patel of Gujarat stormed into the final of the boys U-14 singles by... ...

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