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Hiranmoyee Devi, daughter of late Brajanath Sarma, lighting the ceremonial lamp during the 13th Annual Brajanath Sarma Memorial Inter-State Drama Festival at the District Library in Guwahati on Saturday evening. – UB Photos
Himanta reiterates CAB promise in Karimganj
SILCHAR, SEPT 23: State Minister of Finance, Health and PWD Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday reiterated the BJP's claim to bring the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) and pass it in Parliament. ...

Chhattisgarh by-election: Teacher on poll duty dies
DANTEWADA, Sept 23: A teacher, who was on polling duty at a booth for by-election in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada Assembly seat, died after complaining of uneasiness on Monday, an official said. ...

Cricketer Madhav Apte dies
MUMBAI, Sept 23: Veteran cricketer Madhav Apte died after suffering a cardiac arrest here on Monday morning, a family member said. He was 86. ...

Man lynched, two injured over cow slaughter suspicion
KHUNTI, Sept 23: A differently-abled man was killed and two others were seriously injured when a mob allegedly thrashed them on suspicion of slaughtering a cow, in Jharkhand's Khunti district, police said on Monday. ...

Sonia, Manmohan meet Chidambaram at Tihar
NEW DELHI, Sept 23: Former prime minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday met P Chidambaram in Tihar Jail, where he has been lodged since September 5 in connection with the INX media case. ...

Four SC judges take oath of office
NEW DELHI, Sept 23: Four new Supreme Court judges took oath of office on Monday, taking the total strength of judges in the apex court to 34. ...

Festive atmosphere grips ‘Howdy, Modi!’ event
HOUSTON (TEXAS), Sept 22 - Prime Minister Narendra Modi was accorded a rousing welcome on Sunday when he arrived at the crowded NRG Stadium to address the Indian-American community along with US President Donald Trump. ...

Panel on Clause 6 extends deadline
GUWAHATI, Sept 22 - After receiving very positive response from cross sections of organizations and individuals, the committee for suggesting measures for implementation of Clause 6 of the Assam Accord has decided to extend the deadline for submittin ...

ACS officers flay Kokrajhar incident
GUWAHATI, Sept 22 - The Assam Civil Service Officers Association has strongly condemned the incident that took place at Kokrajhar as highlighted in the media where an ACS officer was physically assaulted by the Superintendent of Police, Kokrajhar on ...

Nok Air launches Guwahati-Bangkok flight
GUWAHATI, Sept 22 - Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal flagged off the first flight to Bangkok at Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in the wee hours of Sunday. Chief Minister Sonowal viewed that introduction of the flight is not just a ...

Bigger pest threat looms large over Assam
GUWAHATI, Sept 22 - While invasion of cropland by the armyworm (called shurpok locally) is not unusual in Assam, a far bigger threat in the form of a possible fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) epidemic looms large over the State. ...

Move to cut corporate tax rates ‘inadequate’: Gogoi
GUWAHATI, Sept 22 - Terming the Centre’s latest decision to cut corporate tax rates an inadequate measure to revive the economy, former Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has called upon the government to provide tax relief and other incentives to all sectio ...

Ceasefire by Gorkha ultra outfit hailed
UDALGURI, Sept 22 - The Udalguri district committee of Assam Gorkha Sammelan (AGS) has hailed the ceasefire move by the local Gorkha armed outfit – United Gorkha People’s Organisation (UGPO) at its meeting held on Tuesday at Bhanu Rangamancha, Khowra ...

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