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Assam: 7 more with ‘jihadis’ JMB links arrested

Among those arrested is an Imam of the Amguri masjid, who was instrumental in motivating young men to join Jamat-ul Mujahideen Bangladesh.

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Delhi cook chops his first wife into pieces, arrested

In a horrifying incident, a 40-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly killing his wife and then chopping her body into parts, before dumping it at a secluded spot near his residence in south Delhi’s Fatehpur Beri area.

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One killed, houses damaged as ‘Bordoichila’ whips Assam, Northeast

One person was killed during thunderstorm in Hailakandi district in southern Assam, officials in the Assam State Disaster Management Authority control room in Guwahati said on Saturday evening.

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Ten electrocuted, one killed in police firing in Assam town

10 were killed in a bizarre incident of electrocution and one in police firing on Monday at Pengeri .

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Assam: 11 dead as police firing goes wrong

Police fired in the air to disperse protesters who were demanding them to hand over those arrested in connection with the killing of two persons in Tinsukia.

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When I was a tea-seller, it was Assam tea I sold which refreshed people, says Modi

The BJP is contesting on 91 of 126 assembly constituencies of the state.

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Assam: Ahead of assembly polls, Congress wins both Rajya Sabha seats in cross-voting

Giving the break-up, Deka said Congress’ 66 MLAs and AIUDF’s 17 MLAs and one each from BJP and BPF had cast their votes in the Rajya Sabha poll.

Assam Cultural Minister Bharat Chandra Narah with wife Rani Narah who is contesting from Lakhimpur *** Local Caption *** Bharat Narah, Assam Cultural Minister and Ranee Narah - MP candidate form Lakhimpur LS of Assam..Photo: SUBHAMOY BHATTACHARJEE

Fathers & sons, husbands & wives and a mother in place of daughter, all in one Congress poll family

Two of the Congress candidates in the hill districts of Karbi Anglong and Dima Hasao, too, are sons of Congress veterans.

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Congress takes Kanhaiya and Rohith for ‘achche din’ to Assam

Hoardings depict students among other images to ask if this is ‘achche din’

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We continue with objective (2/3 majority) but have also taken others on board, says Sarbananda Sonowal

The BJP’s chief ministerial candidate in Assam describes his ambitions and his challenges to The Indian Express.

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First list of Congress candidates for Assam polls announced

Following is the first list of 65 Congress candidates, who will contest the forthcoming 126-member Assam Assembly polls scheduled to be held on April 4 and 11. 1) Akhil Ranjan Talukdar (Ratabari) 2) Monilal Gowla (Patharkhandi) 3) Kamalkhya Dey Purkayashtha (Karimganj-North) 4) Siddeque Ahmed (Karimganj-South) 5) Jamaluddin Ahmed (Badarpur) 6) Anamuddin Laskar (Hailakandi) 7) Gautam […]

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Assam elections 2016: Both BJP, Congress are communal, say AIUDF chief

‘Both Congress and BJP are similar as far as their communal character is concerned,’ said Ajmal.

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BJP in Assam polls: When the advantage is also a disadvantage

The anti-incumbency of the 15-year-old Congress government, the wave for the BJP in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls in favour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi saw the party exude great confidence a few months ago.

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Assam polls: AGP, BJP struggle with revolt

The two parties are now more busy fighting their respective internal battles after disgruntled leaders floating new parties and naming candidates against their own parties.

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Assam elections: BJP-AGP alliance a ‘marriage of convenience’ says CM Tarun Gogoi

“Both the BJP-AGP have ganged up in a haste to capture power by any means throwing all their principles and ideologies to the wind,” Gogoi said.