Gauhati HC asks transgender rights panel to submit report

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"The recommendations would be examined by the state government based on the legal declaration made by the Supreme Court and implemented them within six months thereafter," the high court order states.

Assam groups to protest against citizenship bill

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The groups have also demanded an error-free National Register of Citizens (NRC).

EX-DGP now maths teacher

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JMCH strike over doctor assault

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Over 80 interns of Jorhat Medical College Hospital (JMCH) went on a strike on Tuesday for over an hour in protest against the assault of one of their colleagues. The accused, Debasish Borah, is the driver of Jorhat deputy commissioner Narayan Konwar.

Para-athlete in need of cycle for Special Olympics

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National record-holder para-cyclist Abhishek Gogoi is facing a struggle in raising funds to buy a bicycle and other necessary equipment for the Special Olympics World Summer Games, which will be held in March 2019 in Abu Dhabi. The 17-year-old had qualified for the Special Olympics using borrowed cycles earlier this year.

Heroin worth over Rs 10 crore seized

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At least three persons - two from Assam and one from Manipur - were nabbed by Delhi Police on Tuesday on charges of smuggling heroin.The trio have been identified as Islamuddin Ali, Sohidur Rahman Jabbar and Tabali.

Kaziranga mining ban crusader fears threat to life, files FIR

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"I am not going to budge because of pressure, because if we don't stop mining and stone quarrying in Karbi Anglong, Kaziranga will be destroyed forever.All of us in Assam take so much pride in Kaziranga.

Heavy pre-monsoon rain alert this week in Guwahati

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Ahead of the possible arrival of monsoon in the northeast during the first week of June, the northeastern states are set to witness heavy rains over this week because of other environmental factors, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

Rebati disappearance: Ulfa doves take up case in Delhi

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With no leads emerging in the case of the missing Ulfa peace talks facilitator, the pro-talks faction of Ulfa questioned the Union home ministry and peace interlocutor AB Mathur about the progress of the investigation.

Aasu, 28 groups resolve to take up joint protest against citizenship bill

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The All Assam Students' Union (Aasu) and 28 organizations representing various ethnic and tribal communities of the state has announced a series of protests against the proposed Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 and in demand of an error-free National Register of Citizens (NRC).

Class X state board results on May 25

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The Class X state board exam results will be declared on May 25.Prabin Sarma, secretary of the Board of Secondary Education, Assam (Seba), said the results will be published in all the exam centres at 11am.

Neso stages protests in NE state capitals against citizenship bill

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"In Assam, all illegal migrants who have entered the state after March 245, 1971 must be detected and deported as per the Assam Accord.

Forest official held in sand-mining racket

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Last year, the BIEO registered a case based on complaints alleging that top forest officials, in connivance with contractors, were running an illegal sand-mining racket in the Doigrung River.

In Assam, petrol at Rs 78/litre

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Fuel prices in Assam touched a record high on Sunday, with petrol now costing Rs 78.37 per litre and diesel prices up to Rs 70.53 per litre in the state.

'It's important to choose the right stream after Class X'

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With the declaration of the Class X board results comes the dilemma most students face - which stream should they opt for.

Construction of public toilet stopped after row over site

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Hailakandi district administration has stepped in to stop its construction.

Suspected poaching 'recce' team nabbed

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Busting an inter-state rhino poaching racket, Assam Police nabbed three persons from a passenger bus on Saturday night at Jorabat area on the outskirts of the city.

Naga solution won't hurt other states: CM Neiphiu Rio

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"The support of all northeastern states is essential to find a solution to the Naga political problem even as the Centre and Nagaland government work together for an early resolution," Rio said at the third Neda conclave.

Voices Of Dissent Surface At BJP's Show Of Unity

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Foolproof NRC our priority now: Assam BJP

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Dilip Saikia said the executive meeting has resolved that the priority right now is to put in place a foolproof NRC.

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