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  Guwahati, Friday, July 29, 2016
North East »» Japanese encephalitis claims two lives in Manipur•••'Need to inculcate preventive culture to mitigate problems caused by disaster'•••Cherry blossoms spread tranquility in the northeast •••State »» CM takes stock of flood situation in North Lakhimpur•••Kalasi river causes havoc in Khungkrajhora area of Chirang•••Flood wreaks havoc in Golaghat, rescue and relief operation started•••National »» Hindutva and India's growing Hindu-Muslim divide ••󈵔 guilty, 8 acquitted in 2006 Aurangabad arms haul case •••Curfew continues only in 3 south Kashmir districts•••International »» Obama appeals for Hillary, slams Trump at Democratic Convention •••Donald Trump has no clue, says Joe Biden•••India's Security Council permanent seat hope receives setback•••    
Dispur needs to take bull by horns
The xatras are the backbone of Assamese society, but encroachment of xatra land has created a great demographic as well as socio – economic and cultural crisis in the State. It has bred a sense of social and religious insecurity among indigenous people. The Assamese culture, afte...
CM tours flood-affected districts
Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today visited the flood affected Majuli, Nagaon, Morigaon, Jorhat, Lakhimpur and Dhemaji districts and took stock of the prevailing flood situation there. Minister for Water Resources Keshab Mahanta and Panchayat and Rural Development minister Na...
Why is flood control so tough in Assam?
Why have successive Assam governments so far failed to minimize the perennial flood problem in the State in last 15 years? There could be many answers to this question. Forget big talk about implementation of other technologically advanced and long-term measures replacing existin...
Extradition treaty: India, B'desh ink amendment
Further strengthening security relations, New Delhi and Dhaka on Thursday signed an amendment in Bilateral Extradition Treaty. The amendment, according to a government official, paves the way for extradition of a person having police warrant against him or her. The amendment ...
Hillary has a secret weapon in Bill Clinton
Despite all the controversy surrounding Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, she has one secret weapon — her husband, former US President Bill Clinton. Bill Clinton, one of the country’s most popular presidents, spoke on her behalf on Tuesday night at the Democratic ...
Parliament passes Lokpal amendment bill
A bill to amend the Lokpal and Lokayukta Act, 2013, was passed by parliament on Thursday doing away with the time limit for public servants to furnish details of their assets and liabilities, which as per the original act was July 31 every year. The Lokpal and Lokayukta (Amendme...
   
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— Joseph Conrad
India short of 5,00,000 police; why it matters - and does not
India was short of more than half a million police officers on January 1, 2015, the last date for which nationwide data is available, the Lok Sabha was told on July 26, 2016. But our analysis of global police staffing patterns and murder rates in six countries suggests more polic...
Gradual decline in enthusiasm for Facebook, Twitter: Study
More and more people are gradually viewing social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter and enterprise social media LinkedIn negatively than in the past, an interesting study has revealed. The team from American Consumer Satisfaction Index (ASCI) which tracks opinions of sear...
An hour of exercise a day may help you live longer
Indulging in physical activities such as brisk walking or cycling for at least an hour each day may eliminate the increased risk of death associated with sitting for eight hours or more hours a day, suggests a study. Physical inactivity is linked to an increased risk of heart dis...
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Unprecedented rainfall hits Assam tea production
Sonowal asks ministers to visit flood-hit areas
IPS to hold conclave on psychiatry
Concern over low quality materials provided to Haj pilgrims
 
 
 Arunachal News
 Meghalaya News
KSU vandalizes KHADC CEM office
KHADC office ransacked at Mawkyrwat
KHADC to hold talks with organizations on August 1
Assam intrusion forces M’laya to take cognizance
 Northeast News
Japanese encephalitis claims two lives in Manipur
'Need to inculcate preventive culture to mitigate problems caused by disaster'
Cherry blossoms spread tranquility in the northeast
 Cachar News
Mid day meal workers stage protest demonstration
Students' body demands 50% reservation for Barak Valley students
R K Degree College gets UGC recognition in distance education
 National News
Hindutva and India's growing Hindu-Muslim divide
12 guilty, 8 acquitted in 2006 Aurangabad arms haul case
Curfew continues only in 3 south Kashmir districts
ISRO postpones rocket launch due to search for IAF plane
 International News
Obama appeals for Hillary, slams Trump at Democratic Convention
Donald Trump has no clue, says Joe Biden
India's Security Council permanent seat hope receives setback
Death toll in floods, landslides rises to 73 in Nepal
 State-1
CM takes stock of flood situation in North Lakhimpur
Kalasi river causes havoc in Khungkrajhora area of Chirang
Flood wreaks havoc in Golaghat, rescue and relief operation started
Dibrugarh airport runway extension project faces further delay
 State-2
112 villages affected by flood in Sonitpur district
NDRF organzies mobile hospital in Majuli
Bogus chit fund company agent arrested in Panery
Two forest personnel attacked by wild boar
 Local Sports
Inter School Kickboxing
 Sports
Bolt arrives in Rio for shot at immortality
Russian team seen off for Rio
Brazil confident of entering top 10 in Olympic medals tally
Algerian athletes fly to Rio
 Editorial
Sharmila's new tack
Coconut lessons
Indian prime time needs a ceasefire
Letters to the Editor
 Op-Ed (Sunday)
A tale of a Full Moon Day
Auction of oilfields in Assam
Life is Like That
 
Assam
 
Assam is a northeastern state of India with its capital at Dispur located in the city of Guwahati.
 
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Nagaland
 
Nagaland is a northeastern state of India with its capital at Kohima. located in the Guwahati city.
 
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Mizoram
 
Mizoram is a northeastern state of India with its capital at Aizwal. located in the Guwahati city.
 
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Meghalaya
 
Meghalaya is a northeastern state of India with its capital at Shillong. located in the Guwahati.
 
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Manipur
 
Manipur is a northeastern state of India with its capital at Imphal.
 
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Tripura
 
Tripura is a northeastern state of India with its capital at Agartala.
 
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Arunachal Pradesh
 
Arunachal Pradesh is a northeastern state of India with its capital at Itanagar.
 
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Sikkim
 
Sikkim is a northeastern state of India with its capital at Gangtok.
 
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