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    No glitz & spectacle: Assam begins Durga Puja 2020 in a Humble way READ MORE The Assam government guidelines to allow only for the rituals to perform with restrictions have subdued the spirits of the puja committees who have diluted their preparations this year. Grant ST status before 2021 polls: Koch Rajbongshi Sahitya Sabha submits Justification Report READ MORE The KRSS said that it has included all the scientific evidence required to establish the reasons why the Koch Rajbongshi community needed to be granted the ST status Supply of Essential Commodities at Assam-Mizoram border Returns to Normal: CM Sonowal READ MORE Mizoram had said it would explore possibilities of transporting essential goods through Myanmar or Bangladesh BREAKING: Assam Govt to fund Gaushalas to feed Cows READ MORE Assam Council of Ministers decided to provide funding to Gaushalas to fill up the gap in funds required to feed the cows Complete BTC poll by Dec 15: Assam Cabinet to EC READ MORE The cabinet also recommended proclamation of Governor’s rule in BTC till elections are held

    Heavy rainfall predicted over Assam, Northeast for 3 days: IMD

    The list of hassle goes on as heavy rainfall and thunderstorms are predicted over Assam and some areas of northeast for three days.

    Rs 10 Lakh to Raben Das’s family who died in Anti-Cattle Smuggling Operation

    Das died on Saturday night during an operation against cattle smugglers Mankachar in South Salmara district

    IIT-G students selected for Prime Minister’s Research Fellows Scheme

    A total of 14 students from Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati have been selected for the Prime Minister’s Research Fellow scheme

    Final User Trial of Anti Tank Guided Missile Carried Out

    The anti-tank missile has “Fire & Forget” “Top Attack” capabilities with passive homing guidance to defeat all MBTs equipped with composite and reactive armour

    Assam: Amrit Cement to award 3 Puja Mandaps for maintain COVID protocols

    Amrit Cement brings forward Amrit Cement Healthy Puja Award 2020 in association with TIME8 & 92.7 BIG FM

    Grant ST status before 2021 polls: Koch Rajbongshi Sahitya Sabha submits Justification Report

    The KRSS said that it has included all the scientific evidence required to establish the reasons why the Koch Rajbongshi community needed to be granted the ST status

    No glitz & spectacle: Assam begins Durga Puja 2020 in a Humble way

    The Assam government guidelines to allow only for the rituals to perform with restrictions have subdued the spirits of the puja committees who have diluted their preparations this year.

    Supply of Essential Commodities at Assam-Mizoram border Returns to Normal: CM Sonowal

    Mizoram had said it would explore possibilities of transporting essential goods through Myanmar or Bangladesh

    BREAKING: Assam Govt to fund Gaushalas to feed Cows

    Assam Council of Ministers decided to provide funding to Gaushalas to fill up the gap in funds required to feed the cows

    Complete BTC poll by Dec 15: Assam Cabinet to EC

    The cabinet also recommended proclamation of Governor’s rule in BTC till elections are held

    Assam: Youth mysteriously found dead in Maligaon

    The body of the youth was discovered mysteriously over a drain by locals in BBC Colony of the Pandu area in Guwahati.

    Amit Shah dials Assam CM as border tension with Mizoram increases

    Amit Shah inquired about the steps being taken by the state government to defuse tension along Assam-Mizoram border

    Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurates Ganeshguri Flyover

    The bridge has been completed within 19 months and has opened on the day of Maha Shashthi as a Durga Puja gift to the citizens of the city.

    Assam: Karbi Anglong Police recovers drugs worth Rs 2 cr; 3 arrested

    Acting on a tip off, Karbi Anglong Police on Wednesday recovered 20 packets of Yaba tablets worth Rs 2 crore inside the cabin of the truck.

    Assam Government specifies fee for Non-Governmental institutions

    The Assam Non-governmental Educational Institutions (Regulations of Fees) Act, 2018, approved by the State Cabinet has specified fee structure for the non-governmental institutions

    SI Recruitment Scam: Kumar Sanjit Krishna’s Bail Plea Rejected

    Assam Police SI recruitment scam mastermind Kumar Sanjit Krishna was sent him to six days of judicial custody

    Assam CM lays foundation stone of Assam Agar International Centre at Dabidubi

    Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal laid the foundation stone of Assam Agar International Trade Centre at Dabidubi in Golaghat district on Wednesday.

    Plugging the Question Paper ‘Leak’

    Though every question paper leak is a serious offense, when it happens in an examination to recruit police officers, it forces all to revisit the way these examinations are being conducted

    Plugging the Question Paper ‘Leak’

    Though every question paper leak is a serious offense, when it happens in an examination to recruit police officers, it forces all to revisit the way these examinations are being conducted

    OPINION

    About ‘Coronavirus’ & it’s Recommendations

    There are two domains in the S1 subunit which Coronavirus recognize as a variety of host receptors, leading to the viral attachment

    Communication and ‘Mitigated Speech’ in COVID affected World

    “Mitigated speech” is inherent in communication between subordinates and the superiors, especially in Asian cultures like ours

    Turning Crisis into Opportunity: Kanyaka, Pabhoi Greens way

    Pabhoi Greens also produces around 300 metric tonnes of pure organic vermicompost manure along with neem-based biopesticides

    Many Unanswered Questions Plumed in the Smoke of Baghjan Blaze

    Oil and Petroleum Ministry needs to keenly observe the nexus of corrupt oil officials and insurance companies, where there is suspicion

    Un(law)king Are We?

    As the Government tries to balance the pandemic and functioning of a country in the best way, the citizens need to take their duties seriously

    Nature-Society Relation – a Critical Interrogation

    The recent episodes of Baghjan Oil well fire, coal mining in DihingPatkai Biosphere Reserve, and the proposed extended-reach drilling under DibruSaikhowa National Park unfolds how ‘capitalist globalization’ continuously reproduces the frontiers

    Need for Sustaining Mother Language’s Relevance in Present day

    Children with a strong foundation in their first language often display a deeper understanding of themselves and their place within society

    Opinion: In Search of the Ramrajya

    News of scattered communal riots are coming from different parts including Assam; helping us observe and understand how such elements have started gaining foothold across the Assamese public discourse.

    The Power of The Crowd

    The only beacon of hope amidst these testing times are the actions taken on by the people across the society to help the victims of Assam

    “Humanity is at stake?”

    It’s always easy to judge from afar unless you are in that basket and know what the actual scenario is. I guess...

    TIMECAST

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    Assam CM lays foundation stone of Assam Agar International Centre at Dabidubi

    Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal laid the foundation stone of Assam Agar International Trade Centre at Dabidubi in Golaghat district on Wednesday.

    Assam: ASDMA to organise awareness drive on wearing face mask and sanitisation

    The ceremony will be flagged off by revenue and disaster management minister Jogen Mohan on October 22 at from the Assam Secretariat in Dispur.

    BREAKING: Dry Day on Vijaya Dashami

    All wholesale warehouses, all liquor shops, bars and country spirit shops will remain closed in Kamrup metropolitan district

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    The Road Ashram campaign aims to draw attention to ensure that we do not limit ourselves to measuring the impact of the pandemic to the medical crisis alone

    Lalan’s Coaching Classes & Lalan’s Integrated Academy’s students excels in all National and State level entrance tests

    The students of the coaching classes and the integrated academy like every year, this year also have managed to produce top results in NEET 2020

    Assam: Woman mauled to death by elephant herd in Digboi

    The 60-year old was brutally killed by the herd of elephants. The elephants mauled the body and kept it under their possession for some time.

    Maharashtra: 5 killed, 34 injured after bus falls into gorge

    The incident took place at Kodaibari ghat around 3.15 am when the private bus was going from Malkapur to Surat in Gujrat.

    BREAKING: Tiger Teeth Seized in Diphu

    The source of the tiger teeth was yet to be known

    Hunt on for Ulfa (I) leader Drishti Rajkhowa in Meghalaya

    An encounter took place in South Garo Hills when a group of Ulfa (I) cadres led by Drishti Rajkhowa tried to enter a village area

    Assam: Forest officials seizes locomotive for killing wild elephants

    The elephants were killed by a speeding goods train inside Lumding Reserve Forest on the intervening night of September 26 and September 27.

    Netflix to give one-weekend free access to Indian users

    Netflix’s free 48-hour trial will be available on December 4 under a promotional offer called “StreamFest”.

    Assam: KNP opens for tourist; Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary to open from Nov

    The Kaziranga National Park was shut down with immediate effect from March 29 due to the break of Coronavirus pandemic.

    Nagaland residents give free rides to women at night aiming to make India ‘Rape Free’

    A police constable and father of two, Thou said all he wanted to leave a beautiful and safe planted for his children

    CM Sonowal failed to maintain Peace along Inter-state Borders: Opposition

    The situation along the Assam-Mizoram remained tensed for almost two weeks now

    Covid-19 on mind, Durga Puja celebrations-a low key affair in Guwahati

    The preparations for Puja begun across the city, albeit at a lower scale this time, as organisers chalk out safety plans to avoid further spread of COVID-19

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    The COVID-19 curve in the state has started flattening with the constant fall in positivity rate of the cases, claimed Himanta Biswa Sarma

    Assam Police exam scam: Kumar Sanjit Krishna arrested by CID

    Senior Assam police officer and ex-SP, Karimganj, Kumar Sanjit Krishna has been arrested by the CID on Thursday evening

    Assam: Engineering College to be named after Chabilal Upadhyaya in Bihali

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    Deleting names from NRC is Contempt of SC: Opposition

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    Like ‘Ravana’ Congress’s Grand Alliance is a set of Heads only: Sarma

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    CM moves PM over Assam Mizoram border dispute

    Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal telephoned his Mizoram counterpart Zoramthanga and talked to him about the incident that took place at the border

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