Assam Oppn says CM misleading people with constituency delimitation claim

Guwahati |Thursday, 2023 11:51:06 AM IST

Opposition leaders in Assam said that Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma is misleading the people with the claim that his Assembly constituency would no longer exist after the draft delimitation propo

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Assam delimitation: ECI prepared draft under BJP's influence, claims Badruddin Ajmal

Guwahati |Thursday, 2023 11:51:21 AM IST

Badruddin Ajmal, Lok Sabha MP and the chief of All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF), on Wednesday criticised the draft proposal published by the Election Commission of India (ECI) for the delimit

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EC publishes draft proposal for delimitation in Assam

Guwahati |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:24 AM IST

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday published the draft proposal for delimitation of assembly and parliamentary constituencies in Assam.

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Incessant rainfall in Bhutan linked to Assam floods: Officials

Guwahati |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:17 AM IST

Amid speculations that the water levels in Brahmaputra river and its tributaries are rising due to release of water from the Kurichhu Dam in Bhutan, the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDM

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Assam BJP leader arrested for thrashing couple who didn't attend Nadda's rally

Guwahati |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:00 AM IST

A BJP youth leader has been arrested in Assam's Sivasagar for allegedly thrashing a couple because they did not attend a rally of the party's National President J.P. Nadda held in the district on June

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Assam govt to invest Rs 20K crore to revamp govt schools

Guwahati |Tuesday, 2023 12:51:19 PM IST

The Assam government is mulling investing at least Rs 20,000 crore to revamp 2,000 government schools in the state, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Monday.

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Assam: Over 30K in 18 districts affected by flood

Guwahati |Tuesday, 2023 12:51:18 PM IST

At least 18 of 31 districts in Assam have been hit by the first wave of monsoon floods, affecting more than 30,000 people in the state, an official said on Monday.

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'IIT Kharagpur trying to cover up my son's death', says Faizan Ahmed's mother

Guwahati |Tuesday, 2023 12:51:14 PM IST

The last rites of IIT Kharagpur student Faizan Ahmed was performed for the second time in Assam's Dibrugarh district, officials said on Monday.

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Natural clays can prevent viral contamination from biomedical waste: IIT G

Guwahati |Tuesday, 2023 12:51:06 PM IST

Natural clays present a promising solution to the increasing challenge of managing pathogenic waste post-Covid-19 pandemic, according to a study led by researchers at the Indian Institute of Technolog

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Congress unleashes war against India's civilisational values: Himanta attacks Oppn on Gita Press row

Guwahati |Tuesday, 2023 12:50:58 PM IST

After senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh slammed the central government for awarding the Gandhi Peace Prize for 2021 to Uttar Pradesh's Gita Press, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday

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Assam govt to reserve 10% medical seats for NRIs

Guwahati |Saturday, 2023 12:21:01 PM IST

The Assam government has announced a reservation of 10 per cent seats in MBBS courses for NRI students in medical colleges across the state.

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4.8-magnitude quake jolts Assam

Guwahati |Saturday, 2023 12:21:22 PM IST

An earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale jolted Assam on Friday.

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