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NRC update ‘derails’ Panchayat polls!

Panchayat polls in Assam will not be held in April or May as had been speculated. This was announced by Assam State Election Commissioner Harendranath Dutta in an exclusive interview to News Live. Dut...

Naga Framework Agreement: No question of compromising with territorial integrity of other States, re...

Union Minister of State for Home, Kiren Rijiju, on Saturday said that the central government is committed to bringing about an acceptable solution to the Naga issue and reiterated that the deal will h...

An era ends; acclaimed Assam filmmaker Munin Barua passes away in Guwahati

Eminent Assamese filmmaker Munin Barua breathed his last at his Kahilipara residence in Guwahati today. He was 71. The award-winning filmmaker died of old-age ailments at 1:55am. The eminent movie ...

At ‘Himanta Ki Pathsala’, a few tips on getting votes, winning polls

Assam Finance, Health and Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was replying to questions on the Education department in Assam Assembly on the concluding day of the Budget Session today (April 6) whe...

Anger mounts, so does rape and molestation incidents in Assam

Protests and demonstrations over growing incidents of crimes on women and children have failed to act as deterrents as more and more incidents of rapes and molestations are being reported from across...

In a historic first, Assam Govt spends 70% of budgetary allocation or a whopping Rs 70,000 crore

The BJP-led Assam Government has achieved a new milestone by spending over 70 per cent of the budgetary allocation made for the 2017-18 financial year. Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said...

In Assam, a rape accused ‘rallies’ for safety of women

A person accused of raping a minor girl a month ago, surprisingly, was seen taking part in a protest rally against growing crimes against woman and seeking measures for their safety. Abdul Hannan, ...

AGP threatens to snap ties, pull out of Government if BJP goes ahead with Citizenship Amendment Bill...

The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), the BJP’s alliance partner in Assam, has threatened to pull out of the Government if the BJP goes ahead with the Citizenship Amendment Bill, and award citizenship to Hind...

Infighting in Congress continues, Wajed Ali Choudhury hits back at Rakibul Hussain over BJP agent ji...

A day after former Congress minister and Samaguri MLA Rakibul Hussain claimed there were agents of the BJP in the Congress, fellow legislator Wajed Ali Choudhury hit back, claiming that a former Congr...

After NEWS LIVE expose, NRC State Coordinator Prateek Hajela says names of all declared foreigners t...

Hours after the NEWS LIVE expose of how a declared foreigner was able to get his name enlisted in the first NRC draft, NRC State coordinator Prateek Hajela has claimed that the names of all declared f...