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BJP, VHP bandh disrupts life in Assam

Shops, establishments, educational institutions and banks remained shut, while public transport remained off the roads.

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BJP, Bajrang Dal bandh demanding AIUDF leader Ajmal’s arrest cripples life in Assam

Sangh parivar demands Ajmal’s arrest over his alleged role in recruiting Muslim youths from Assam for jihadi training in Bangladesh.

Read more: Assam, Bajrang Dal, BJP
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JMB threat ‘real and serious’, Tarun Gogoi tells Narendra Modi

The threat is real and serious and such organizations may find support among the misguided and disaffected elements, he said.

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Screen local films at least for one week, ULFA faction tells theatre owners

The ULFA faction’s statement was signed by its chairman Abhijit Asom and issued through email.

Read more: Assam, Paresh Baru, Ulfa
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Assam: Nine killed, 26 injured as night-bus falls into rive in Nagaon district

Eight persons, including the bus driver, died on the spot, while a woman succumbed to her wounds in hospital.

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Digboi refinery executive director goes missing in Assam

The ED’s personal car was found abandoned about 10 kms from Digboi.

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Nagaland CM seeks Centre’s intervention in 1000-hr bandh in Assam district

Nagaland CM had in a meeting specifically raised the issue of frequent bandhs in Assam affecting normal life in Nagaland and Manipur.

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Three more women tortured in Assam for allegedly practicing witchcraft

The three women were beaten up and physically tortured by several men and women until police reached the spot.

Read more: Assam
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Six Assam men held in Burdwan blast case sent to judicial custody

While the police had sought remand for two of the six accused, the CJM’s court rejected that plea and remanded all of them.

Read more: Assam, Burdwan blast
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Seven months on, Assam Information Commission has no Commissioner

RTI appeals have been piling up, with officials in the Commission putting the latest figure at 4147.

Read more: Assam
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Come, join politics: Gogoi tells ULFA rebel Paresh Barua

“My appeal to Paresh Barua is – come out and join active electoral politics if you really intend to do something good for the people of Assam,” Gogoi said.

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National-level athlete branded as ‘witch’, assaulted

People alleged that she was a witch and was responsible for various problems faced by some villagers.

Read more: Assam, Debajani Bora
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Law and Disorder

Assamese artist Aniruddha Barua draws attention to the strife-ridden areas in the Northeast and the battle against AFSPA.

Read more: AFSPA, Assam, Kokrajhar

Man killed in blast visited Assam often

Assam Police Saturday said that suspected terrorist Shakil Ahmed, who was killed in the Burdwan blast on October 2, had visited Barpeta district.

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Over one lakh recite poem together across Assam to mark Bezbaroa sesquicentennial

Over one lakh students took part in 42 locations across Assam in the simultaneous recitation of his famous poem.