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Young drummers taking part in a function to mark the birth centenary of Moghai Ojah in Jorhat on Tuesday. – UB Photos
Cong releases first list of 65 candidates
NEW DELHI, March 15 - The Congress party today announced the names of 65 candidates for the first phase of elections to the Assam Legislative Assembly. The names are: Ratabari (SC): Akhil Ranjan Talukdar; Patherkandi: Monilal Gowala; Karimganj Nort ...

868 preventive arrests in State for safe polls
GUWAHATI, March 15 - Preventive arrests of 868 suspected trouble mongers were made, who were subsequently released on the execution of bonds after promising good behaviour as part of the Election Commission’s exercise to conduct free and fair polls. ...

Sting op puts TMC in a spot
NEW DELHI, March 15 - The Trinamool Congress today found itself in a tight corner in the Lok Sabha over a sting operation, with the Government insisting that “truth has to prevail” and favouring a probe into the alleged bribery charges against some o ...

Cong fails to forge pact with Ganashakti
GUWAHATI, March 15 - The much talked about electoral alliance between the Congress and Ganashakti did not materialise as the parties failed to come into a consensus on seat sharing, particularly in Majuli Assembly constituency. ...

Anjan Dutta to be party’s star campaigner
NEW DELHI, March 15 - On the defensive over denying ticket to PCC president Anjan Dutta, the AICC today clarified that he would be star campaigner of the party, which is trying to come back to power for the fourth consecutive time. ...

Real Estate Bill passed
NEW DELHI, March 15 - It will now be difficult for promoters and builders to delay projects, with Parliament today giving nod to a Bill which gives relief to home-buyers and proposes imprisonment of up to three years, besides monetary penalties for a ...

Mother Teresa sainthood on Sept 4
VATICAN CITY/KOLKATA, March 15 - Mother Teresa will be made a saint on September 4, Pope Francis announced today, 19 years after the death of the Nobel Laureate who spent 45 years serving the poor and sick on the streets of Kolkata. ...

Mallya case
HYDERABAD, March 15 - A local court has issued four more non-bailable warrants against businessman Vijay Mallya after he failed to appear in a court here in connection with alleged dishonour of cheques amounting to Rs 2 crore to GMR Hyderabad Interna ...

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