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3 Workers Killed In Illegal "Rat Hole" Mine In Assam, 5 Arrested

3 Workers Killed In Illegal "Rat Hole" Mine In Assam, 5 Arrested

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury , Edited by Sanjib Kumar Das | Monday September 19, 2022, Guwahati

Assam Police said inhalation of some poisonous gas like methane could have led to the death of the coal miners who were all aged below 30 years

Internet Suspended In 27 Districts Of Assam During Government Exam Hours

Internet Suspended In 27 Districts Of Assam During Government Exam Hours

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 28, 2022, Guwahati

Mobile internet services across 27 districts of Assam were suspended for over four hours on Sunday for the second time this month to prevent possible malpractices during written examination for recruitment in various state government departments.

In Row For "Slap" To Staff, Assam Legislator Has A "Selfie" Defence

In Row For "Slap" To Staff, Assam Legislator Has A "Selfie" Defence

Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Thursday August 25, 2022, Guwahati

Union protests against MLA Jayanta Basumatary from BJP's ruling alliance as assistant at secretariat says he slapped him upon being asked to fill out a visitor's slip at an office

Assam Government Shuts 34 Schools After All Students Fail Class 10 Board Exams

Assam Government Shuts 34 Schools After All Students Fail Class 10 Board Exams

Asian News International | Thursday August 25, 2022, Guwahati

According to the Assam Secondary Education Department, more than 500 students from these schools appeared in the HSLC examination this year conducted by the Board of Secondary Education Assam (SEBA), but none of them passed the examination.

Himanta Sarma Records Statement In Defamation Case Against Manish Sisodia

Himanta Sarma Records Statement In Defamation Case Against Manish Sisodia

Asian News International | Saturday August 06, 2022, Kamrup, Assam

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday appeared before the Kamrup District and Sessions Judge Court on Friday in connection with the criminal defamation case filed against Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia.

Assam Chief Minister Says "Jihadi Ecosystem" Has Bangladesh Link, Cites Series Of Arrests

Assam Chief Minister Says "Jihadi Ecosystem" Has Bangladesh Link, Cites Series Of Arrests

Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Thursday August 04, 2022, Guwahati

"Assam becoming hotbed of Islamic fundamentalists": Himanta Sarma blames "so-called secular people" and Popular Front of India for "victimhood", "brainwashing"

"Horse-Trading" Angle: Bengal Team In Assam To Probe Haul From Jharkhand Congress Legislators

"Horse-Trading" Angle: Bengal Team In Assam To Probe Haul From Jharkhand Congress Legislators

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Wednesday August 03, 2022, Guwahati

Local police deny reports that the Bengal CID team was "detained"

"Al-Qaeda Network": 2 More Arrested In Assam, Linked To Bangladesh Terror Outfit

"Al-Qaeda Network": 2 More Arrested In Assam, Linked To Bangladesh Terror Outfit

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Wednesday August 03, 2022, Guwahati

National Investigation Agency and state police are interrogating the dozen accused arrested so far

935 Kg Of Drugs Worth Rs 100 Crore Burnt By Police In Assam

935 Kg Of Drugs Worth Rs 100 Crore Burnt By Police In Assam

Asian News International | Sunday July 31, 2022, Guwahati

In mass disposal of drugs, Guwahati Police on Saturday burnt down 935 kg of drugs seized at Hatishila Daampara under Pragjyotishpur police station on the outskirts of the city.

Assam Flood Situation Improves, Over 16,000 People Still Affected

Assam Flood Situation Improves, Over 16,000 People Still Affected

Press Trust of India | Thursday July 21, 2022, Guwahati

The flood situation in Assam improved further on Wednesday as the number of people affected by the deluge came down to 16,462 even as one more person died, an official bulletin said.

Trinamool Pitches "Bengal Model" To Tripura, Sets Up Office In Agartala 10 Months Before Polls

Trinamool Pitches "Bengal Model" To Tripura, Sets Up Office In Agartala 10 Months Before Polls

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Monday July 11, 2022, Agartala

Mamata Banerjee's party recently set up headquarters in 2 other north-eastern states, Assam and Meghalaya; ambition in Tripura tied to linguistics too

"Indigenous" Muslims: Why Assam Opposition Sees BJP Ploy In Status For 5 Groups

"Indigenous" Muslims: Why Assam Opposition Sees BJP Ploy In Status For 5 Groups

Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Thursday July 07, 2022, Guwahati

Political watchers in Assam say the BJP -- ruling party at the Centre too -- wants to woo Assamese-speaking Muslims, sensing a vote-bank amid a complex cultural mix.

Over 18.35 Lakh People Still Affected, 5 More Die In Assam Floods

Over 18.35 Lakh People Still Affected, 5 More Die In Assam Floods

Press Trust of India | Sunday July 03, 2022, Guwahati

Assam's flood situation improved on Sunday as the number of affected people declined to over 18.35 lakh from the previous day's 22.17 lakh even as five more persons lost their lives due to the deluge, an official bulletin said.

Pan Masala High On Demand, Marathi Cook Flown In For Shiv Sena Rebels: Sources

Pan Masala High On Demand, Marathi Cook Flown In For Shiv Sena Rebels: Sources

Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Wednesday June 29, 2022, Guwahati

Staff was sent out to buy clothes and medicines as well, because many of them had left Mumbai with Eknath Shinde just as they were, sources said.

After Uddhav Thackeray's Appeal to Shiv Sena Rebels, Son Says Many Want To Return

After Uddhav Thackeray's Appeal to Shiv Sena Rebels, Son Says Many Want To Return

Reported by Sohit Mishra, Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Tuesday June 28, 2022, Mumbai

"They are our people," Aaditya Thackeray said, "We are in touch with 15-16 of them."

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