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Singer Zubeen Garg along with his fans collecting relief for flood victims, in Guwahati on Monday. – UB Photos
Presidential poll: Close to 99 pc votes cast
NEW DELHI, July 17 - Close to 99 per cent voting was recorded today for electing India’s 14th President, the returning officer for the poll announced. The counting of votes will take place on July 20. The numbers are staked in favour of the ruling co ...

Sonowal’s directive to DCs on flood relief
GUWAHATI, July 17 - “All Deputy Commissioners (DCs) must ensure that every family affected by current wave of flood in the State is provided relief materials without delay. Those flood-hit people, who are not staying in the relief camps, must also be ...

Venkaiah Naidu NDA’s vice Presidential candidate
NEW DELHI, July 17 - Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu, a veteran BJP leader from Andhra Pradesh, will be NDA’s vice presidential candidate, party president Amit Shah said today. Naidu was chosen at the BJP Parliamentary board meeting here attended by ...

Voting passes off smoothly in State
GUWAHATI, July 17 - Voting for the presidential polls passed off smoothly at the Assam Legislative Assembly today. NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind and Opposition-backed candidate Meira Kumar are locked in a direct contest for the post of President of Ind ...

Extradition of ULFA(I) chairman may take time
GUWAHATI, July 17 - Though the National Investigating Agency (NIA) is likely to start extradition process against the chairman of the United Liberation Front of Asom (Independent), Dr Abhizeet Asom alias Dr Mukul Hazarika, he may get some “breathing ...

Gogoi advocates water treaty with China
NEW DELHI, July 17 - Advocating a water sharing treaty with China, former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has urged the Central government to put pressure on the neighbouring country to sign such an agreement. ...

Chinese Army conducts live-fire drills in Tibet
BEIJING, July 17 - China’s military today said it has conducted live-fire exercises in the remote mountainous Tibet region to test its strike capability on plateaus, amid the standoff between Indian and Chinese troops in the Doklam area in the Sikkim ...

India asserts right to retaliate
NEW DELHI, July 17 - In a stern message conveyed by the top Army brass, India today told Pakistan that it reserves the right to retaliate appropriately against any incident of ceasefire violation along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir. ...

State begins raising rhino protection force
GUWAHATI, July 17 - The State forest department has begun the process of raising a Special Rhino Protection Force to be stationed exclusively in Kaziranga National Park where poaching of rhinos is continuing unabated. ...

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