• AASU wants Centre to seal porous border
AASU wants Centre to seal porous border.
8 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

On a day the Lok Sabha ratified the Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) bill, All Assam Students' Union (AASU) on Thursday demanded that the Centre announce dates for sealing the porous Indo-Bangla border, ...

  • Ready for talks on sovereignty: Paresh Baruah
Ready for talks on sovereignty: Paresh Baruah.
8 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Leader of ULFA's anti-talks faction Paresh Baruah on Thursday called up media houses from an undisclosed location to say, if the Centre agrees to discuss 'sovereignty', which is the core issue of the ......

  • Decks cleared for Assam's land transfer to Bangladesh as Lok Sabha passes land swap bill
Decks cleared for Assam's land transfer to Bangladesh as Lok Sabha passes land swap bill.
7 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

The Lok Sabha has passed a constitutional amendment bill to operationalise the Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) with Bangladesh, and the exchange of certain enclaves of land between the two countries.The...

  • No fresh peace talks with militants groups, says Assam DGP Khagen Sarma
No fresh peace talks with militants groups, says Assam DGP Khagen Sarma.
7 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

There would be no fresh peace talks with any militant groups in Assam but those willing to come forward for parleys could join the talks already under progress with the ULFA and NDFB, Assam Director G......

  • AGP bandh affects normal life in Assam
AGP bandh affects normal life in Assam.
7 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Normal life was affected in various parts of Assam today following a 10-hour bandh called by opposition Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) to protest against inclusion of the state in the Land Boundary Agreemen...

  • Dr Amalendu Guha passes away
Dr Amalendu Guha passes away.
7 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Renowned Assamese poet, writer Dr Amalendu Guha passed away at his residence in Guwahati today morning. He was 91.A social scientist, economist, puritan, educationist all rolled into one, Amalendu Guh......

  • Land Boundary Agreement Bill passed in Rajya Sabha, Bangladesh to get Assam land
Land Boundary Agreement Bill passed in Rajya Sabha, Bangladesh to get Assam land.
6 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

In a rare display of bonhomie and unanimity, the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday cleared the Constitution amendment bill to enable the ratification of Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh. Even as discord...

  • Lok Sabha passes GST Constitutional Amendment Bill
Lok Sabha passes GST Constitutional Amendment Bill.
6 May, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed the GST Constitutional Amendment Bill.Meanwhile, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that GST will reduce prices in the long run and boost economic growth. "I d......