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An artisan making clay idols on the eve of the Raas festival at Chaygaon in Kamrup district, on Friday. – UB Photos
Xi tells Tibetan herdsmen to settle down near India border
Beijing, Oct 29 (IANS): Chinese President Xi Jinping has told herdsmen in Tibet to "set down roots" near the Sino-India border and safeguard Chinese territory. ...

Policeman killed, militants escape during stone pelting
Srinagar, Oct 29 (IANS): A policeman was killed on Sunday during a gunfight between security forces and militants as protests by stone pelters helped the guerrillas to escape in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district. ...

Which 'hand' reduced Re 1 of government money to 15 paise, Modi asks
Mangaluru, Oct 29 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched a veiled but scathing attack on the Congress over corruption in development funds, asking which was the "hand" that reduced every rupee to 15 paise before reaching its benefici ...

Talks with 6 Naga outfits next week
GUWAHATI, Oct 28 - Formal talks on the demands of the working committee of six rebel outfits of Nagaland will start next week and the Government of India is hopeful that the NSCN(K) will also join the peace process following pressure from the Naga ci ...

Guwahati int’l film fest off to a colourful start
GUWAHATI, Oct 28 - The first ever Guwahati International Film Festival (GIFF) 2017 got under way on a grand note today with the screening of Oscar-winning movie The Salesman, a joint collaboration of Iran and France. During the six-day festival, a to ...

Assamese musician’s album tops Billboard chart
JORHAT, Oct 28 - An album directed by an internationally acclaimed US-based musician, Rupam Sarmah – originally from Assam (Jorhat) – has achieved the feat of charting top in Billboard World Albums’ Chart. Billboard is one of the most recognised char ...

Oxygen vendors threaten to stop supply to govt hospitals
GUWAHATI, Oct 28 - The Gorakhpur saga is poised to be repeated in Assam if the State Health Department does not wake up from its prolonged slumber. ...

True judge very hard to find : Justice Gogoi
GUWAHATI, Oct 28 - Supreme Court Judge Justice Ranjan Gogoi today expressed concern at the backlog of cases plaguing the judicial system and said that “true judges” are difficult to find “even in heaven”. ...

NGT upholds alternative proposal for LSHEP
GUWAHATI, Oct 28 - The Kolkata-based Eastern Zone Bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT), in its October 16, 2017 order, disposed of the original applications filed by Abhijeet Sarma of the Assam Public Works and Tularam Gogoi, former AASU leader ...

River dredging to be futile if main components not worked out: Expert
DHAKA, Oct 28 - Prof Ainun Nishat, a towering figure in the area of water resources management and climate change adaptation in Bangladesh, who is also a key member of the Climate Change Negotiation Team of Bangladesh at the United Nations Climate Ch ...

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