• Modi government speeds up process to grant ST status to six ethnic communities of Assam
Modi government speeds up process to grant ST status to six ethnic communities of Assam.
4 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Wary of the fast changing demographic profile in districts bordering Bangladesh in favour of Bangladeshi Muslim population, Centre has started making quick moves to make Assam a tribal majority state....

  • Assam BJP MP denies cancer-tobacco link
Assam BJP MP denies cancer-tobacco link.
4 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Two days after BJP MP from Allahabad and 'beedi baron' Shyam Charan Gupta kicked up a row by saying that there is no link between cancer and tobacco consumption, party MP from Tezpur Ram Prasad Sarmah......

  • Good Friday observed in Assam
Good Friday observed in Assam.
3 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Christians in Assam today observed Good Friday, commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Early morning mass and special services were held in churches across the state. People observed mourning ...

  • NDFB(S) terrorist nabbed Assam Police
NDFB(S) terrorist nabbed Assam Police.
3 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

A hardcore terrorist of the NDFB(S) was nabbed by Assam Police personnel at Santipur in Chirang district under BTAD in Assam today. One 9mm pistol and bullets were recovered from the arrested cadre.Ac......

  • BTAD security situation reviewed by Unified Command
BTAD security situation reviewed by Unified Command.
3 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

A special operation group meeting of the counter insurgency Unified Command reviewed the overall security situation and the recent acts of violence by militants in Assam.The Unified Command, led by th...

  • Bodoland Territorial Council polls: Campaigning gains momentum in BTAD
Bodoland Territorial Council polls: Campaigning gains momentum in BTAD.
3 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

The fight for the Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) election is heating up as BJP began its election campaign, Central leaders and ministers embarked on a campaign trail in BTC, where BJP hopes to ga......

  • Three Army jawans killed, four injured in Naga ambush in Arunachal Pradesh
Three Army jawans killed, four injured in Naga ambush in Arunachal Pradesh.
3 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Three Army jawans were killed in an ambush by Naga militants in Tirap district in Arunachal Pradesh last night. The attack left four others injured.According to reports, a defence spokesperson said th...

  • Geographical Indication (GI) Rights for Two Agricultural Items of Assam
Geographical Indication (GI) Rights for Two Agricultural Items of Assam.
2 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Assam, the land of agriculture and natural jewels, produces a variety of fruits, herbs, vegetables and other nature made goods and the land has now newly received Geographical Indication (GI) rights b......