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Assam: ULFA-I cadre arrested near Nagaland border in Charaideo district

Mar 02, 2024

A cadre of the United Liberation Front of Asom-Independent (ULFA-I) has been arrested in Assam's Charaideo district near the interstate border with Nagaland.

BJP's LS constituency listing mistake reveals ignorance of Assam's recent delimitation

Mar 02, 2024

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has made serious mistakes in their election listing, showing unfamiliarity with Assam's recent delimitation.

Assam: Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Dibrugarh Lok Sabha constituency candidate seeks public cooperation

Mar 02, 2024

Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, while announcing his candidacy from Dibrugarh, expressed his gratitude towards the people of Assam.

Women's Day Special: Single mother of two breaks stereotype to drive e-rickshaw to sustain her family in Guwahati

Mar 02, 2024

On this Women's Day, we at India Today NE salute the women who have made invaluable contributions to society, who have shattered barriers, and who continue to inspire us with their strength, compassion, and determination.

Assam: BJP announces list of Lok Sabha candidates, here is the list

Mar 02, 2024

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has announced its initial list of candidates for the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, including names from Assam.

Himanta Biswa Sarma requests EC to scheduled polls before Bihu festival

Mar 02, 2024

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has said that the state government has requested the Election Commission to schedule the upcoming Lok Sabha polls in the state before the festival of Bihu which is celebrated in mid-April.

Assam: Morigaon DC stunned as majority of employees in govt offices missing till 11 am

Mar 02, 2024

Morigaon district commissioner Debashish Sharma today made a surprised visit to the DC office and a few other offices nearby only to discover that about 90 per cent of employees in these offices had not turned up till 11 am.

Assam government trying to woo voters with attractive schemes, alleges BJP leader

Mar 02, 2024

Assam's BJP leader, Ashok Sarma from Nalbari, has expressed his disappointment over the seat-sharing formula in the Lok Sabha constituency.

Assam: Those opposing CAA should go to Supreme Court, says Himanta Biswa Sarma

Mar 02, 2024

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma while speaking on the implementation of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in the state said that there are many in Assam who oppose the idea behind CAA and hence one should not criticise anyone for supporting or critizing CAA. 

Tripura: Satisfied with TIPRASA accord, mistakes of the past rectified, says Pradyot Debbarma

Mar 02, 2024

Expressing satisfaction over the signing of the historic TIPRASA accord today, former TIPRA Motha chairman Pradyot Manikya Debbarma said on March 2 that the day has been significant as the historic agreement was signed.

Assam BJP president says Guwahati Lok Sabha seat to get woman candidate

Mar 02, 2024

Assam BJP president Bhabesh Kalita today stated that the Guwahati Lok Sabha seat would be getting a woman candidate.

Assam: Former APCC working president Rana Goswami given charge of BJP state vice president

Mar 02, 2024

Rana Goswami, the former Working President of the Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC), has been appointed as the Vice President of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the state.

Assam: Himanta Biswa Sarma dedicates welfare projects work Rs 640 crore in Kamrup under Vikas Yatra.

Assam: Himanta Biswa Sarma dedicates welfare projects work Rs 640 crore in Kamrup under Vikas Yatra.

Mar 02, 2024

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma inaugurated several developmental projects, marking a significant infrastructure advancement for Kamrup Metro. The projects include a state cancer institute, a night shelter for workers and expansion of a dairy plant.

Definition of Assamese has changed, must include those living here for years: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Mar 02, 2024

The definition of Assamese has undergone change over the years, and it must include people who have lived in Assam for centuries, such as Hindi speakers and the tea tribes, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Saturday.

Assam: New World Bank programme to improve strengthen connectivity in rural areas

Mar 02, 2024

The World Bank today approved a new program to support Assam to improve connectivity for over 1.8 million people living in rural areas especially during extreme weather.

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Assam: CM inaugurates Kar Bhawan in Guwahati, enhances state tax department efficiency

Mar 02, 2024

Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma inaugurated the newly constructed Kar Bhawan in Guwahati today, marking a significant step towards administrative efficiency. The Kar Bhawan, equipped with modern amenities, is expected to enhance the functioning of the State's Tax Department.

Assam Cabinet approves investment proposals worth Rs 1,600 crore

Mar 02, 2024

The Assam Cabinet on Friday approved investment proposals worth over Rs 1,600 crore, Health Minister Keshab Mahanta said.

Assam's Special Task Force apprehends two Mancachar-based drug peddlers in Guwahati

Mar 02, 2024

The Special Task Force (STF) in Assam has apprehended two Mancachar-based drug peddlers who were allegedly transporting narcotics from Mancachar to Lalmati in Guwahati and Shillong.

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Assam Government announces Rs 10,000 entrepreneurship fund for 2.5 lakh SHG members

Mar 02, 2024

The Assam Government has announced a Rs 10,000 entrepreneurship fund for 2.5 lakh Self-Help Group (SHG) members. This initiative is part of the 'Mukhyamantri Mahila Udyamita Abhiyan-Nogoria', aimed at empowering women and promoting entrepreneurship.

Assam: Ten accused sentenced to life imprisonment for ghastly murder in Dhubri

Mar 02, 2024

In a remarkable decision, the Additional and Sessions Judge of the Dhubri Court condemned ten individuals to rigorous imprisonment until natural death, fined them Rs 8,000 each, in two different sections and ordered them to serve extra three years of ordinary imprisonment. 

Polio Day, Assam, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, National Immunization Day, Polio vaccinations, children's health

Assam: Polio day to be observed in all districts on March 3, announces Himanta Biswa Sarma

Mar 02, 2024

Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma announces Polio Day in Assam on March 3rd as part of the National Immunization Day. The campaign focuses on vaccinating children up to the age of 5, emphasizing the importance of polio drops.