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A huge gathering under the aegis of the Bangladeshi Mukta Asom Sangrami Mancha, demanding immediate expulsion of illegal Bangladeshis from Assam, at Sonaram Field in Guwahati, on Sunday. – UB Photos
Gadkari files defamation case against Digvijay Singh
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Nitin Gadkari on Monday filed a defamation case against Congress leader Digvijay Singh for dragging his name into alleged irregularities in coal block allocation. ...

Five foreign militants killed in Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 1 (IANS): Five separatist militants, all from Pakistan, were killed in a gunfight with security forces in north Kashmir's Ganderbal district on Monday, police said. ...

One lakh hit in Meghalaya floods
Shillong, Oct 1 (IANS): Nearly one lakh people were affected in Meghalaya on Sunday after the swollen Brahmaputra and Jingiram rivers submerged over 100 villages, an official said. No loss of life has been reported so far. ...

Tripura Police nab three dog traffickers
Agartala, Oct 1 (IANS): Tripura Police have arrested three people for trafficking stray dogs to other northeastern States, police said here on Monday. ...

'Cafeteria diet' is short-cut to stroke
Toronto, Oct 1 (IANS): 'Cafeteria diet,' rich in fat, sugar and sodium, is often a short-cut to stroke or death at a younger age, said a Canadian study and warned that people in their 30s or 40s may even suffer from dementia due to this junk food die ...

Brahmaputra River Valley Authority soon
GUWAHATI, Sept 30 – Making a strong pitch for early materialisation of the proposed Brahmaputra River Valley Authority, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today said that the Centre had sought the State’s opinion on the matter. ...

Task force’s recommendations not fully implemented
GUWAHATI, Sept 30 – Though the task force constituted by the Government of India to study and suggest ways to strengthen the security of the country recommended several measures to improve management of international border with Bangladesh, most of t ...

State to have Wildlife Crime Control Bureau
GUWAHATI, Sept 30 – Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today said that the Government would set up anti-poaching camps in areas outside Kaziranga National Park, especially on the hilly stretches of the nearby Karbi Anglong forests where wildlife from Kaziran ...

Politics full of dirt, says Anna
NEW DELHI, Sept 30 – Maintaining strong opposition to entering politics as it is “full of dirt”, Anna Hazare today claimed that he did not get answers from Arvind Kejriwal-led group on questions raised by him on how to organise a political alternativ ...

Demand for 1951 as base year
GUWAHATI, Sept 30 – The Indigenous Tribal Peoples Front, the Assam Sanmilita Mahasangha and the NDFB (Progressive) on Sunday raised the demand for making 1951 as the base year for identification of illegal foreigners in Assam. ...

Assamese book shopping portal launched
GUWAHATI, Sept 30 – The tech-savvy Assamese literature lovers can now take the pleasure of reading their favourite books on their desktop, laptop or I-pads, with a group of young entrepreneurs working dedicatedly to launch Assamese e-books on AssamKa ...

Steps to check black money
NEW DELHI, Sept 30 – India is considering a proposal to expand its Customs Overseas Intelligence Network across Asia for checking cross-border illegal trade and black money besides gathering information on commercial frauds. ...

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