GUWAHATI: Karawan-e-Mohabbat, an east to west rally of peace loving citizens of India, initiated by Aman Biradiri and Centre for Equity Studies (CES) will be flagged off from Assam on September 4, said bureaucrat-turned-p .. Read More

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#ISTANDWITHNITUPARNA: THE CARTOON THAT ELICITED A DEATH THREAT

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GUWAHATI: Assam’s very popular cartoonist Nituparna Rajbongshi drew a caricature of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Independence Day, and almost immediately received a death threat on Facebook.

Rajbongshi drew... Read More

INDIA@70: PHOTOGRAPHS SAY IT ALL FOR THE PEOPLE OF FLOOD-HIT ASSAM

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GUWAHATI: People in Assam braved the devastating flood to celebrate Independence Day across the state. Some of the photographs posted by some of the teachers, whose schools have been submerged by flood water, speak a thousand word... Read More

LESSONS FROM THE RIVERBANKS OF FLOOD HIT ASSAM

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BARPETA (ASSAM): The annual flood has ravaged everything yet again – killing at least 84 people and affecting more than 1.7 million this time around.

But as they say, all is not lost. “The hope is still ... Read More

COLLEGES NAMED AFTER DEEN DAYAL UPADHYAYA IN ASSAM: WHO IS HE, ASK MASS ORGANISATIONS

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GUWAHATI: The BJP led Assam government’s decision to name educational institutions after Jana Sangh leader Deen Dayal Upadhyaya has drawn strong opposition from different segments in the state..

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ASSAM CIVIL SOCIETY WRITE TO CM FOR JUSTICE FOR SLAIN STUDENTS LEADER LAFIQUL AHMED

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GUWAHATI: Civil society including authors, advocates, journalists, teachers have written to Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal seeking justice for slain minority students’ leader Lafiqul Islam Ahmed.

Ahme... Read More

ASSAM PROTESTS MINORITY LEADER'S ASSASSINATION: POLITICAL MURDER, SAYS FORMER CM GOGOI

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GUWAHATI: Various organizations and individuals across Assam came together to seek justice for the slain minority students’ leader Lafiqul Islam Ahmed on Wednesday.

Ahmed who was the president of All BTC Minor... Read More

ASSAM MINORITY LEADER SHOT DEAD

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GUWAHATI: A very popular minority students’ leader Lafiqul Islam was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Kokrajhar on Tuesday.

The 30 year old student leader was the president of All BTC Minority Students&rsqu... Read More

BEHDEINKHLAM: A FESTIVAL THAT UNITES PEOPLE AGAINST "EVIL"

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JOWAI(MEGHALAYA): The occasion was special. It was a day to demonstrate peoples unity against evil. So, the villagers from different parts of Jaintia Hills district in Meghalaya came together on Monday at Tuber Kmaishnong village.... Read More

D-VOTERS: DID THE POLICE TARGET THE YOUTH KILLED IN A DEMONSTRATION IN ASSAM?

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GUWAHATI: A not very large demonstration by Muslims perturbed about being reduced to a Doubtful Voter category in Goalpara turned tragic when a youth, pelting stones later, was shot dead by what appears to be a targeted assau... Read More

HOW FACEBOOK AND WHATSAPP ARE PREVENTING CHILD MARRIAGES IN ASSAM

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GUWAHATI: Rulima Khatun of Dalgaon in Assam’s Darrang district, one of the most backward areas of the state, is just 17 years of age and she is not as unfortunate as many of her friends in the neighborhood. She had a narrow ... Read More

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