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Congress-BJP row over withdrawing subsidised ration to lakhs of Assam tea labourers

Tea labourers across Assam currently get 35 kg rice per family unit at just 50 paise per kg.

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Man claiming to be Oxford PhD, running madrasa in Assam, held

The man failed to produce documents about his identity, citizenship as well as claim about having a PhD degree from Oxford.

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Police arrest IIT Guwahati Dean for alleged rape

A woman employee from the same institution had lodged an FIR with the Women Police Station in Guwahati.

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HuM, JMB among eight militant groups ‘active’ in Assam

The JMB at present has at least 20 active members in the Assam, Forest Minister Rakibul Hussain said.

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P B Acharya to assume additional charge as Assam Governor

Assam CM Tarun Gogoi received Nagaland Governor P B Acharya at the LGBI Airport, Guwahati on Thursday.

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Guwahati-Shillong-Dhaka bus flagged off; regular service from February

hough Wednesday’s service was a trial and joint survey run, regular bus service on this route is expected to begin from February 2015.

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Assam groups say no to resumption of Lower Subansiri hydel project

The project has been lying in limbo since December 2011 even after completion of 60 per cent construction work.

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Assam has lost Rs 10,000-crore on crude oil royalty, Tarun Gogoi tells PM Modi

Gogoi also urged the PM to accord priority to the issue of transferring the Rs. 12,000 crore accumulated under the NLCPR.

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Will utilise the India-Bangla land swap deal to end illegal influx, no compromise on Assam’s security: PM Modi

There will be no compromise on Assam’s security. Land swapping will be done for a permanent solution, said PM Narendra Modi.

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Assam CM Tarun Gogoi urges PM Narendra Modi to take up issue of ‘China dams on Brahmaputra’

Gogoi also urged the Prime Minister for inclusion of erosion in the list of disasters under the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF)

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Lay trap, catch corrupt officers: Tarun Gogoi to vigilance director

The provisions of CrPC will be applicable in respect of laying of trap and conducting investigations, an official press note said.

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CRPF sub-inspector guns down havaldar in Assam

While other colleagues rushed the havaldar to the nearest hospital, the sub-inspector ran to the Hojai police station

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Vijay Hazare Trophy: Bengal deny Assam win, Odhisa make knockouts

Owing to their better net-run-rate, Odisha progressed to the knockouts of the Vijay Hazare Trophy.

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Poachers gun down adult rhino, take away horn in Assam

A massive dragnet has been spread with the help of police to trap the poachers, a forest official said.

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Pune schoolgirl gets Gogoi invite for putting Assam on Google homepage

The theme for this year’s Google Doodle competition was “A place in India I wish to visit”.