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    North East India Fashion Week’s  Assam Edition on August 26

North East India Fashion Week’s Assam Edition on August 26

The Assam edition of the North East India Fashion Week, building up for the premier fashion event’s 3rd edition in Itanagar later this year, will be held in Guwahati on August 26.

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    IndusInd Bank Scam: Olivia Involved in Such Fraudulent Activities Since 2014

IndusInd Bank Scam: Olivia Involved in Such Fraudulent Activities Since 2014

Acting on a tip-off Assam police has finally apprehended Olivia Dutta Choudhury, the prime accused of IndusInd Bank fraud case. The former deputy manager of IndusInd Bank, Bhangagarh branch was

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    Kamrup DC Declares Saraighat Bridges as ‘No Selfie Zone’

Kamrup DC Declares Saraighat Bridges as ‘No Selfie Zone’

In order to prevent mishaps and ensure hassle-free movement of traffic, the Kamrup (Metro) district administration has declared both the new and old Saraighat bridges as protected area, no parking

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    Disturbed Area Tag on 3 NE States Extended for Another Month

Disturbed Area Tag on 3 NE States Extended for Another Month

The Centre has declared entire Assam as a “disturbed” area under the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) for one more month, citing various violent activities by insurgent groups

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    Assam Teacher Arrested Under POCSO Act

Assam Teacher Arrested Under POCSO Act

Faizuddin Laskar, a teacher of a private high school in Assam’s Hailakandi district,who was in the news recently after a few photographs went viral in social media where he was

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    The Changing Trend of Rakhis

The Changing Trend of Rakhis

Raksha Bandhan is the festival idolising the relentless love, affection, and devotion between a brother and a sister. The festival respects siblings’ love, which is always upheld during unfavourable times.

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Sarbananda Sonowal Congratulates Venkaiah Naidu

  Sarbananda Sonowal Congratulates Venkaiah Naidu

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday congratulated M Venkaiah Naidu on winning the vice-presidential election. Sonowal, in a telephonic

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IIT Guwahati Scientists Develop Silk Mats That Could Treat Arthritis

  IIT Guwahati Scientists Develop Silk Mats That Could Treat Arthritis

Scientists from IIT Guwahati have synthesised mats made of silk-proteins and bioactive glass fibres that they believe can assist the

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Assam CM Seeks Presidential Retreat in Northeast

  Assam CM Seeks Presidential Retreat in Northeast

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday called on President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhawan and appealed him to

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9 Rhinos Among 124 Animals Dead in Kaziranga Floods

  9 Rhinos Among 124 Animals Dead in Kaziranga Floods

The recent floods in Assam have claimed the lives of 124 animals, including nine rhinos, in Kaziranga National Park (KNP).

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Congress Demands More Funds for Assam Floods

  Congress Demands More Funds for Assam Floods

The Congress on Friday demanded that the government announce a relief package of Rs 3,888 crore for the floods in

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Northeast Gets Its First Sanitary Pad Bank

  Northeast Gets Its First Sanitary Pad Bank

All & Sundry, a nonprofit making voluntary organization, launched a sanitary pad bank for the needy ones on July 30th

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ABMSU President’s Killing: Assam Govt to Approach CBI

  ABMSU President’s Killing: Assam Govt to Approach CBI

The government of Assam will constitute a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to inquire into the brutal killing of All Bodo

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Assam Mulls Lowering Excise to Stop Liquor Smuggling

  Assam Mulls Lowering Excise to Stop Liquor Smuggling

Reduce taxes to reduce prices. Which is precisely what the Assam government is mulling to prevent liquor being bootlegged from

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Rahul Gandhi Visits Flood Affected Lakhimpur

  Rahul Gandhi Visits Flood Affected Lakhimpur

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday visited Assam’s Lakhimpur district which is the worst affected in the flood-ravaged state.

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Assam Police Arrests Lafikul Islam’s PSO

  Assam Police Arrests Lafikul Islam’s PSO

Acting on a tip-off, Assam police has arrested the personal security of Lafikul Islam Ahmed in connection with his murder.

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Enquiry will Make Things Clear: Former KKHSOU VC

  Enquiry will Make Things Clear: Former KKHSOU VC

Amid several controversies, Srinath Baruah founder vice-chancellor of Krishna Kanta Handique State Open University (KKHSOU) has rubbished all the graft

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