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Students of Jorhat Government Girls Higher Secondary School taking out a cultural procession on the occasion of the Platinum Jubilee celebrations on Monday in Jorhat. – UB Photos
CGF 'shocked' by Games Village
New Delhi/Auckland, Sept 21 (IANS): With just two days to go for the athletes to arrive for the Commonwealth Games in the Indian capital, the Organising Committee finds itself in fresh trouble as Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) president Michael ...

CWG may be called off: New Zealand chef de mission
Auckland, Sept 21 (IANS): The Commonwealth Games in New Delhi, scheduled to begin Oct 3, is under serious risk of being called off, the New Zealand team's chef de mission Dave Currie said today. ...

Foot overbridge near CWG Stadium collapses, 2 injured
New Delhi, Sep: 21 (IANS): A foot overbridge near the main Commonwealth Games (CWG) venue Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium collapsed today, injuring two labourers. The labourers have been rushed to hospital, a police official said. ...

AFSPA cannot be removed: Pallam Raju
New Delhi, Sept 21 (IANS): The Indian Army is not responsible for the current turmoil in Jammu and Kashmir, Minister of State for Defence MM Pallam Raju said here today, ruling out any dilution or revocation of the controversial Armed Forces Special ...

Suspected ULFA militants free kidnapped Subba kin
Guwahati, Sept 21 (IANS): Tea grower Ajay Subba, kidnapped by suspected militants of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) last week, returned home early today, police said. ...

Cleft-lipped Assam boy US-bound - for surgery and smile
Guwahati, Sept 21 (IANS): Hassem Ali, a small-time shoe vendor in an Assam village, thinks Allah has not been kind to his family. His son Nur was born with cleft deformities and was the butt of all jokes in the village. ...

Blast in Manipur, no casualty
Imphal, Sept 21 (PTI): A powerful bomb exploded in a village in Imphal East district of Manipur, officials said today. ...

Nagaland tenders apology, Gogoi for action against cops
GUWAHATI, Sept 20 – The Government of Nagaland today regretted the incident of police personnel of the State beating up protesters at Pholongoni in Golaghat district on September 15. However, the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) asserted that the eco ...

AGP snaps poll ties with BJP
GUWAHATI, Sept 20 – The regional Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) today formally snapped its electoral ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with its general house endorsing the party central executive committee’s decision on the issue taken yesterday. ...

Cong orders halt to signature campaigns
NEW DELHI, Sept 20 – A nervous State Congress leadership has ordered a halt to signature campaigns to elect the new PCC president, after AICC got wind of the move engineered by two rival factions. ...

Centre firm to expedite Gas Cracker work
NEW DELHI, Sept 20 – The Assam gas cracker project may fail to meet its deadline but the Centre is committed to expediting the project work, Principal Secretary to Prime Minister TKA Nair has said. ...

Governor lays foundation of martyr’s statue
NALBARI, Sept 20 – Governor Janaki Ballav Patnaik today laid the foundation stone of a statue of Mukunda Kakati, a martyr of the freedom movement of 1942, in the Nalbari Swahid Mukunda Kakati Civil Hospital campus on the occasion of his death anniver ...

Chakka bandh from today
GUWAHATI, Sept 20 – The All Assam Motor Transport Association would decide on the future course of its proposed 36-hour transport strike starting tomorrow at 6 am after the association’s meeting to be held tomorrow at 10 am in Guwahati. ...

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