“We must not forget that survival and living standard of human beings is directly related to animals," said Rijiju.
Meghalaya government chief advisor DD Lapang in a statement said that the government was trying to remove all doubts, omission and commission in the draft Bill.
According to the police, the 54-year-old former minister was arrested on May 12 , after some residents reported a “suspicious” person in the Golf Links area.
Indian Express tells the story of Lachit Barphukan, and why Assam is honouring him with a statue in the Brahmaputra.
A tea estate finds itself in Bangladesh after the boundary pact. A village prepares for morning after.
The accident occurred between Salakati and Basugaon as the 55753 UP Sifung passenger train was about to negotiate a bridge, a railway spokesman said.
The list includes Naga tree tomato, Tezpur litchi, Assam Karbi Anglong ginger, Khasi mandarin, Kachai lemon, Memang narang, Arunachal orange, Mizo chilli, Sikkim large cardamom and Tripura Queen pineapple.
A decision on whether to send Ahmed back to Bangladesh or let him pass through the legal procedure in India will be taken only by a court after he is produced before it.
“We have neither talked to any other party regarding a possible alliance nor have considered forging any alliance in the forthcoming assembly elections,” Gogoi said.
The woman was raped on May 17, with the village customary court identifying him as one Kiedai Dwasang.
The incident took place on Tuesday night along the international border in South Garo Hills.
BSF troops have in the past two weeks also seized 13 boats, 50 tons of coal, 147 cows, 77 CFT wooden log and 1283 bottles of liquor.
Both the pilots ejected safely and the aircraft crashed at Laokhowa in Nagaon district of Assam.
Leong Linchi has been able to establish contact with her parents who are now living in China after they were deported over 53 years ago.
Syed Sarif Khan, who was arrested following an allegation of rape, was dragged out from the central jail by a mob and lynched.
"One year has passed and not a single Bangladeshi infiltrator has actually left. Instead, many more must have trickled in,” said AASU president Dipanka Nath.
Ahmed was spotted by some local citizens in the Golf Links area of Shillong on May 11 evening, who called up the police after suspecting that he was a stranger from another country.
It said the terrorist was killed during an encounter that took place when security forces had mounted a joint operation in a forest area near Bhelughat in the hill district.
The convention, in a resolution, also appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to initiate steps to sign repatriation treaties with Bangladesh and Nepal.
He said that while added thrust was given on augmenting production and in raising the income of all sections of society.
Goswami, a commerce graduate, revealed that he had first proposed to give up celibacy in 2004.
A Vaishnav satradhikar has quit celibacy. Samudra Gupta Kashyap describes this Assam institution.
Haridev told the family about his dream, repeating what he had told fellow monks at the satra and devotees on March 15.
BJP insiders say that among those Zeliang sold the idea of an “all-party” government to was party president Amit Shah, during his visit to Kohima on April 18.
Satras are Vaishnavite monasteries, which, unlike Buddhist viharas or Hindu maths, go beyond propagating religion.
Naga People’s Front- the main partner of the DAN-is also part of the NDA led by the BJP at the Centre.
One cattle smuggler and two cows were killed in lightning near the India-Bangladesh boundary in Dhubri district on Thursday night, with BSF personnel recovering the bodies on Friday.
In Assam, a whole generation of writers had written interesting novels, short stories, poems and plays with the War as the backdrop.
Despite the lack of publicity, the Guwahati War Cemetery however gets about 100 foreign visitors every year.
650 people have pledged bodies over last 12 years, claims NGO.
His most significant work was From Planter Raj to Swaraj.
Many vehicles were also damaged when protestors pelted stones to impose the bandh.
Gogoi said this would not only serve the national interest, but also help as a permanent solution to the India-Bangladesh border dispute in the Assam sector.
With Assembly elections in the state due in less than a year, the cabinet decision could prove costly for the state BJP.
The soldier who joined Assam Rifles in September 1988 was the family’s sole bread-winner.
NSCN(K) led by S S Khaplang had threatened of targeting security forces a day before it ambushed eight soldiers in Nagaland’s Mon.