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Assam recognises 1.9 crore as citizens in first NRC draft

The first draft of the much awaited National Register of Citizens for Assam has listed 19 million people out of the 32.9 million applicants as legal Indian citizens in a massive......

Jisha rape, murder case: Kerala court convicts migrant labourer

A court in Kochi on Tuesday found a migrant labourer from Assam guilty of rape and murder of a 30-year-old Dalit law student in Kerala last year. Ernakulam Principal Sessions Court judge N Anil......

Was quoted out of context: Assam health minister on cancer remark

Facing flak over his remarks that life-threatening diseases were a result of past sins, Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday said he was quoted out of context and apologised to......

Cancer and accidents are 'divine justice' for our sins: Assam health minister

Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has kicked up a storm with his remarks that some people suffer from life-threatening diseases such as cancer because of sins committed in the past which he......

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......

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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PM's 'Mann ki Baat' to feature at Republic Day parade

For the first time a tableau of All India Radio will be leading a series of 23 tableaux during the Republic Day Parade this year and will feature... ...

http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2018/jan/22/pms-mann-ki-baat-to-feature-at-republic-day-parade/5222ae697228de32b2d517d426ea29d2
Assam Rifles troopers escape attack in Manipur

A patrol of Assam Rifles troopers escaped an attack in Manipur's Imphal East district on Sunday night when a bomb hidden in the area failed to... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a804519.html
Drugs seized in Manipur, one held

Drugs valued at Rs 35 lakh were seized in Manipur's Jiribam district bordering Assam and one man arrested, police said on Monday.Jiribam's... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a804509.html
Assam bureaucrat trains his lens on nature, wildlife

The close-up of a wild buffalo staring at the camera, a fleecy sky overlooking a fenced path and the curious gaze of a child were some of the... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/assam-bureaucrat-trains-his-lens-on-nature-wildlife-118012200229_1.html
BJP leader

The BJP, which is in the process of finalising a pre-poll alliance with the Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT), today said the anti-Left... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/ipft-will-not-raise-demand-for-separate-state-bjp-leader-118012200395_1.html

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