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Assam HSLC Result 2022 to be declared soon; see expected date, how to check

Assam HSLC Result 2022 to be declared soon; see expected date, how to check

Assam HSLC Result 2022: Ahead of the results' announcement, take a look at the expected date and how to navigate the Board's website.

May 25, 2022, 16:22 PM IST
Flood situation in Assam deteriorates as six more die, over 7.2 lakh affected

Flood situation in Assam deteriorates as six more die, over 7.2 lakh affected

The death toll due to the flood and landslides this year has now gone up to 24 across Assam.

May 22, 2022, 23:22 PM IST
Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border dispute likely to be resolved by next year: Amit Shah

Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border dispute likely to be resolved by next year: Amit Shah

Amit Shah said the governments of Arunachal Pradesh and Assam were working for an amicable and permanent resolution of the inter-state boundary dispute. "Youths of Northeast no longer carry guns and

May 21, 2022, 17:15 PM IST
Assam flood situation remains grim; death toll rises to 14, over 7 lakh affected

Assam flood situation remains grim; death toll rises to 14, over 7 lakh affected

As four more deaths were reported due to the calamity, the toll has gone up to 14 including five in landslides.

May 20, 2022, 22:36 PM IST
Assam floods affect over 7 lakh people across 29 districts, death toll rises to 9

Assam floods affect over 7 lakh people across 29 districts, death toll rises to 9

"Till now, 7,17,046 people across 29 districts have been affected due to the flood situation in the state. 9 people have died in floods and landslides so far," Assam State Disaster Management

May 19, 2022, 22:56 PM IST
Assam BJP MLA takes piggyback ride on rescue worker while assessing flood situation - Watch

Assam BJP MLA takes piggyback ride on rescue worker while assessing flood situation - Watch

BJP MLA from Lumding Assembly Sibu Misra, who was in Assam's Hojai district to review the flood situation, can be seen being carried on the back of a flood rescue worker. 

May 19, 2022, 19:27 PM IST
Assam faces devastating floods, wreak havoc for more than 4 lakh people, death toll at 8

Assam faces devastating floods, wreak havoc for more than 4 lakh people, death toll at 8

The worst-affected districts by floods in Assam include, Cachar, Dima Hasao, Hojai, Nagaon, Charaideo, Darrang, Dhemaji, Dibrugarh, Bajali, Baksa, Biswanath and Lakhimpur.

May 18, 2022, 12:01 PM IST
Assam flood: 'Concerned' Amit Shah speaks to CM Himanta Biswa Sarma, assures all possible help as around two lakh people hit due to rainfall

Assam flood: 'Concerned' Amit Shah speaks to CM Himanta Biswa Sarma, assures all possible help as around two lakh people hit due to rainfall

Over 800 villages are said to be hit due to the flood in Assam while more than 1,200 houses are fully damaged.  

May 17, 2022, 21:43 PM IST
Assam floods: Incessant rains take a toll on 2 lakh people in over 20 districts

Assam floods: Incessant rains take a toll on 2 lakh people in over 20 districts

Assam: Two flood-related deaths were reported in Cachar district and three deaths due to landslides were recorded in Dima Hasao.

May 17, 2022, 11:31 AM IST
Assam floods: IAF swoops in to rescue stranded train passengers in Dima Hasao district - Watch

Assam floods: IAF swoops in to rescue stranded train passengers in Dima Hasao district - Watch

Assam witnessed torrential rains on Sunday (May 15) in its Dima Hasao district leading to the death of 3 people in a fatal landslide incident.

May 16, 2022, 11:13 AM IST
Assam floods: Portion of road washed away, 3 people dead in Dima Hasao district; 25,000 people hit in six districts

Assam floods: Portion of road washed away, 3 people dead in Dima Hasao district; 25,000 people hit in six districts

Assam floods: Three people lost their lives after landslide incidents in the state's Dima Hasao district on Saturday (May 14).

May 15, 2022, 10:50 AM IST
We will make sure AFSPA is removed from all areas in Assam: Union Home Minister Amit Shah

We will make sure AFSPA is removed from all areas in Assam: Union Home Minister Amit Shah

After presenting the President's colour to the Assam Police, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said, "the areas under the AFSPA have been reduced in Assam. We will make sure AFSPA is removed from all

May 10, 2022, 13:38 PM IST
Next census to be e-census, announces Amit Shah, says 'it will be '100 per cent perfect'

Next census to be e-census, announces Amit Shah, says 'it will be '100 per cent perfect'

"While e-census will have its challenges, there would also be advantages - about 50 per cent of the population will be able to feed their data themselves," the Union Home Minister was quoted as

May 10, 2022, 08:29 AM IST
Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrives in Assam on three-day tour

Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrives in Assam on three-day tour

Amit Shah will inaugurate and launch several projects on the first anniversary of the Himanta Biswa Sarma-led government during his three-day Assam tour. 

May 09, 2022, 07:03 AM IST
Assam woman cop arrests fiance on fraud charges months ahead of marriage

Assam woman cop arrests fiance on fraud charges months ahead of marriage

An Assam Police official in Nagaon district on Thursday arrested her own fiance on fraud charges, police said.

May 06, 2022, 10:42 AM IST
'No Muslim woman wants her husband to bring home 3 other wives': Assam CM bats for Uniform Civil Code

'No Muslim woman wants her husband to bring home 3 other wives': Assam CM bats for Uniform Civil Code

"UCC is not my issue, it is an issue for all Muslim women," Sarma was quoted as saying by ANI news agency. 

May 01, 2022, 06:36 AM IST
Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani gets bail in ‘assault’ case in Assam

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani gets bail in ‘assault’ case in Assam

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani is expected to be released on April 30, his lawyer Anghsuman Bora said. 

Apr 29, 2022, 16:38 PM IST
Narendra Modi in Assam: Efforts on to remove AFSPA completely from North-east, says PM

Narendra Modi in Assam: Efforts on to remove AFSPA completely from North-east, says PM

"AFSPA revoked from many parts of northeast as law and order situation improved, efforts on to remove it entirely from NE," said PM Modi.

Apr 28, 2022, 13:22 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi in Assam - Check what’s on prime minister’s schedule today

PM Narendra Modi in Assam - Check what’s on prime minister’s schedule today

PM Modi will be visiting Assam today where he will lay the foundation stone for several projects in the education sector, reported ANI.

Apr 28, 2022, 07:13 AM IST
Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani remanded to five-day police custody in assault case

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani remanded to five-day police custody in assault case

A woman sub-inspector had filed a complaint with the Barpeta Road police station on April 21 against Mevani.

Apr 26, 2022, 17:31 PM IST