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IRCTC-led meeting discusses tourism promotion in Northeastern states

IRCTC-led meeting discusses tourism promotion in Northeastern states

Sep 11,2016 , 09:25 PM IST | National
Railway MoS Rajen Gohain recommends special tourist trains for the region
Majuli’s prestige is the Assam’s prestige : Sonowal

Majuli’s prestige is the Assam’s prestige : Sonowal

Sep 07,2016 , 07:53 PM IST | National
The Assam CM  reiterated that there are lots of plans for Majuli and as the center of Satriya culture Majuli must be highlighted in the global stage with proper planning.
Three traffickers nabbed in Assam

Three traffickers nabbed in Assam

Sep 06,2016 , 10:03 AM IST | Crime
Security forces on Monday arrested three persons who allegedly involved in child trafficking in Assam. The Railway Protection Force (RPF) had arrested the persons at Rangia railway station, 50 km away from Guwahati. The security personnel also recovered five boys and seven girls from their clutches.
Assam CM calls on Union Finance Minister and seeks immediate release of fund

Assam CM calls on Union Finance Minister and seeks immediate release of fund

Aug 29,2016 , 09:21 PM IST | National
Sonowal briefed him about the urgent need of central assistance and requested him to release fund to help the State Government’s bid in relief, rehabilitation and reconstruction measures for the flood affected people.
Police rescued minor girl from clutch of abductors in Assam

Police rescued minor girl from clutch of abductors in Assam

Aug 26,2016 , 09:46 PM IST | National
Guwahati city police on Friday had rescued a minor girl  from the clutch of abductors who was abducted on August 25 from the capital city of Assam.
Five fake rhino horns found during verification process in Assam

Five fake rhino horns found during verification process in Assam

Aug 26,2016 , 09:34 PM IST | National
The Rhino Horn Verification Committee on Friday had found five fake rhino horns during the verification process in Tezpur treasury in Sonitpur district in Assam.
Assam mulls anti-poaching measures in Kaziranga

Assam mulls anti-poaching measures in Kaziranga

Aug 25,2016 , 09:22 PM IST | Crime
In a move to increase tourists’ footfalls in the world’s famous one-horned rhino habitat the Kaziranga National Park, steps have been initiated for keeping the Park open for the tourists for eight months instead of the existing six months on an experimental basis.
KPLT militant killed in Assam

KPLT militant killed in Assam

Aug 24,2016 , 10:11 PM IST | National
One 9 mm pistol along with ammunition, fired cases, one hand grenade & other war like stores were recovered from the site.
Sonowal proposes more teeth for Urban Local Bodies

Sonowal proposes more teeth for Urban Local Bodies

Aug 24,2016 , 09:54 PM IST | National
He also urged them to gain trust and confidence of the town and city dwellers to render their works efficiently.
Over 10K Congress workers join BJP in Karbi Anglong

Over 10K Congress workers join BJP in Karbi Anglong

Aug 22,2016 , 12:25 PM IST | National
Guwahati:Congress faced another setback after over 10,000 party workers had joined in BJP in Assam's Karbi Anglong district on August 21. During a rally organised at Bakuliaghat in the hilly district, the Congress workers had joined the saffron party in the presence of Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC)'s Chief Executive Member (CEM) Tuliram Ronghang, BJP MLA's Sum Ronghang, Jairam Engleng
Three NDFB(S) militants gunned down along Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border

Three NDFB(S) militants gunned down along Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border

Aug 19,2016 , 09:42 PM IST | National
Three hardcore militants of NDFB(S) were killed in a gun fight with security forces in Assam’s Sonitpur district along with Arunachal Pradesh border on Friday and security personnel destroyed a camp of the outfit group.
Assam CM pleads for rail connectivity with Majuli  

Assam CM pleads for rail connectivity with Majuli  

Aug 17,2016 , 03:17 PM IST | National
Guwahati:Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal urged the Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain and the officials of the Railways to construct a railway bridge connecting Majuli from Dhakuakhana to expose the biggest river island in the world and the seat of Vaishnavism to the whole world.  The day-long meeting convened by the Minister for Railways with Chief Minister, MPs from Assam, Chief
Assam CM unveils War Memorial on banks of historic Dighalipukhuri

Assam CM unveils War Memorial on banks of historic Dighalipukhuri

Aug 17,2016 , 03:05 PM IST | National
Guwahati:Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday had unveiled the War Memorial on the northern bank of historic Dighalipukhuri in the presence of a large gathering of Army, Air Force personnel, intellectuals and general public. Paying heartfelt tribute to the bravehearts who laid down their lives for safeguarding the territorial integrity of the nation, Sonowal said the War Memorial buil
Six explosions rock Assam

Six explosions rock Assam

Aug 15,2016 , 12:35 PM IST | National
Guwahati:Six explosions rocked Assam on Monday morning as the state celebrating 70th Independence Day. Suspected ULFA(I) militants had triggered six explosions in different parts of Oil and Tea riched Upper Assam on Monday morning. There was no reports of any casualties in any of the explosions.
Twin blast rocks Assam, Meghalaya, Militant groups called boycott I-Day

Twin blast rocks Assam, Meghalaya, Militant groups called boycott I-Day

Aug 11,2016 , 02:41 PM IST | National
Guwahati:Twin blast had rocked Assam and Meghalaya on Thursday morning after several militant groups of North East India had jointly called boycott the Independence Day celebration. According to the reports, an IED went off on Thursday morning in a drain at Badalbheta village near Doomdooma in Upper Assam's Tinsukia district.
Kalikho Pul body taken to native village bordering China 

Kalikho Pul body taken to native village bordering China 

Aug 10,2016 , 04:51 PM IST | National
Guwahati:The mortal remains of former Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Kalikho Pul were taken to his native village Hawai in remote Anjaw district bordering with China for the last rites on Wednesday. Senior members of Pema Khandu led state government, BJP MLA Mahesh Chai had accompanied the body of Pul along with his relatives in a helicopter which took off at 7:30 am from Itanagar to Hayulian. 
Explosion targeting BSF camp in Manipur hurts minor boy

Explosion targeting BSF camp in Manipur hurts minor boy

Aug 10,2016 , 12:36 PM IST | National
Guwahati:A seven-year-old minor boy was injured in an explosion triggered by suspected militants targeting to BSF camp in Manipur's East Imphal district on Wednesday morning. According to the reports, the minor boy was injured when an IED exploded near a BSF camp at Maphou area under Laimlai police station in East Imphal district at around 8-30 AM.
3-day state mourning in Arunachal Pradesh over Ex-CM Kalikho Pul's death

3-day state mourning in Arunachal Pradesh over Ex-CM Kalikho Pul's death

Aug 09,2016 , 10:32 PM IST | National
Arunachal Pradesh government had declared a 3-day state mourning following the death of former Chief Minister Kalikho Pul.
Tension grips Itanagar, angry mobs attack CM, Deputy CM residence

Tension grips Itanagar, angry mobs attack CM, Deputy CM residence

Aug 09,2016 , 04:46 PM IST | National
Guwahati :Angry mobs attacked the official residence of Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prema Khandu and torching several vehicles in Itanagar after former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul was found hanging at his official residence on Tuesday morning. Protesters had shouted against the Prema Khandu led state government and blocked roads in Itanagar.  
Former Arunachal Pradesh CM Kalikho Pul commits suicide 

Former Arunachal Pradesh CM Kalikho Pul commits suicide 

Aug 09,2016 , 11:18 AM IST | National
Guwahati:Former Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Kalikho Pul was found dead at his official residence in Itanagar on Tuesday morning. Pul allgedly hanged himself at his official residence. The Arunachal Pradesh DGP and senior Congress leader of the state Ninong Ering had confirmed the death of Pul. 
NDFB(S) militant nabbed in Nalbari

NDFB(S) militant nabbed in Nalbari

Aug 08,2016 , 10:52 PM IST | National
Army had apprehended a hardcore militant belonging to NDFB(S) from Assam’s Nalbari district on Monday.
Two BSF troopers injured in IED blast in Manipur

Two BSF troopers injured in IED blast in Manipur

Aug 08,2016 , 09:23 PM IST | Crime
At least two BSF troopers were injured in a powerful IED blast triggered by suspected militants at Changubung village in Senapati district in Manipur on Monday.
Sonowal visits Kokrajhar terror attack site in Assam

Sonowal visits Kokrajhar terror attack site in Assam

Aug 08,2016 , 10:40 AM IST | National
Guwahati:Assam Cheif Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday visited the Aug 5 attack site in Kokrajhar district and said to take stern action against the culprits who killed 14 innocent civilians.
2nd Karbi Anglong Day celebrated in Guwahati

2nd Karbi Anglong Day celebrated in Guwahati

Aug 07,2016 , 11:40 AM IST | Life Style
Guwahati:The second “Karbi Anglong Day” was celebrated at Srimanta Sankardeva International Auditorium in Guwahati on Saturday. During the occasion Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that Karbi Anglong district is rich in flora and fauna and that the State Government has taken a slew of measures to turn it into an organic hub.
Sonowal launches Assam CM web portal

Sonowal launches Assam CM web portal

Aug 07,2016 , 11:33 AM IST | National
Guwahati:Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday had formally launched his Web Portal at his office chamber in Guwahati.The Web Portal can be logged into cm.assam.gov.in The Web Portal has several features like ‘Know your CM’, Press Release with video and photo gallery of Chief Minister’s official programmes, his speeches, his Council of Ministers, his office establishment with cont
NHPC donates Rs 5 cr to Assam CM relief fund

NHPC donates Rs 5 cr to Assam CM relief fund

Aug 07,2016 , 11:29 AM IST | National
Guwahati:NHPC Limited, a Government of India enterprise, contributed Rs 5 crore as donation to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund. CMD, NHPC Limited, KM Singh on Saturday had handed over the cheque to Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal at his office chamber in Guwahati.
Renowned Assamese writer Mahim Bora passes away

Renowned Assamese writer Mahim Bora passes away

Aug 05,2016 , 03:08 PM IST | National
Guwahati:Renowned Assamese writer and former President of Axom Sahitya Sabha Mahim Bora was passed away at a private hospital in Guwahati on Friday morning. 93-year old Bora was admitted at GNRC hospital in the city on August 3 for his cardiac problems.
Three Kaziranga rhinos missing in past 24 hours  

Three Kaziranga rhinos missing in past 24 hours  

Aug 04,2016 , 09:12 PM IST | Crime
Poachers killed another one horned rhinoceros in Assam’s Kaziranga National Park (KNP) on Wednesday night and managed to flee with its horn. Poachers killed three rhinos in past 24 hours in the World Heritage Site.
Assam will constitute Embankment Protection Committee: Sonowal

Assam will constitute Embankment Protection Committee: Sonowal

Aug 01,2016 , 11:00 AM IST | National
Guwahati:Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday directed Chief Secretary VK Pipersenia to constitute Embankment Protection Committee to avert breaches in any embankment.
Centre aid to tackle Assam flood situation 

Centre aid to tackle Assam flood situation 

Aug 01,2016 , 10:56 AM IST | Environment
Guwahati:Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said that the Union government will help the Assam state government to tackle the flood and erosion problem in the state. To take stock the flood situation in the state by aerial survey, the Union Home minister said that, the situation is more worsened.

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