Assam


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state in northeastern India

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The level of support that we have got from the people of Assam can be gauged from the fact that after our call for dharna and sit in at the block level nearly 2,000- 2,500 people participated at each of the 219 blocks in Assam.
Jayeeta Sharma's recent monograph brilliantly explores how the contradiction inherent in the integration of Assam with global capitalist modernity through the quasi-feudal agency of colonial capitalism transformed social and economic life in Bramhaputra Valley, one of the cote regions of colonial Assam's territories.
When I first came here, there were only a few people in Dubai from Assam.
an unidentified youth lobbed a hand grenade at a police station in Dhubri district of western Assam, killing a police driver and injuring another, the report said.
The ULFA has been targeting migrant workers, demanding that they leave Assam.
The Assam Assembly elections are likely to be held in March or April next year.
In March 2015 auctions, Vodafone India purchased 2100 Mhz (3G) spectrum for Assam & North East circle.
The proposal sent by Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi's cabinet to the union government to accommodate Bangladeshis on humanity grounds has not been welcomed by the people of the state.
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today held NDFB(S), a banned militant outfit, responsible for ethnic riots in Assam and said the government was making all possible efforts to rein in the violence.
New Delhi: An American website's satirical piece apparently addressing the grotesquely high prevalence of rape in India has drawn sharp criticism, particularly leaving the northeastern state of Assam seething in anger.
At least seven people were killed and 61 others injured when two blasts ripped through the northeastern Assam state on Monday, the Press Trust of India reported.
CONCERNED over infighting in Punjab and Assam units, the Congress top brass is holding hectic parleys with state leaders to assess damage and find ways to contain it.
Modi, whose BJP stormed to power in the May elections, said: "Bangladeshis are entering Assam every day and destroying the state.
As a part of the celebration a Bihu dance troop from Nagaon, Assam performed various Bihu dances and other folk and modern songs of Assam.
YENy DELHy (CyHAN)- Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today held NDFB(S), a banned militant outfit, responsible for ethnic riots in Assam and said the government was making all possible efforts to rein in the violence.