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New Kerala
Four arrested for throwing stone at Australian team's bus - newkerala news #280789bus in Guwahati," said Assam director general of police (DGP) Mukesh Sahay on S
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bus in Guwahati," said Assam director general of police (DGP) Mukesh Sahay on Sunday. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal had earlier directed the DGP to arrest the culprits to the earliest. Australian opener Aaron Finch has earlier... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
4 arrested for throwing stone at Australian cricket team bus in Guwahatibus in Guwahati," said Assam director general of police (DGP) Mukesh Sahay on S
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
bus in Guwahati," said Assam director general of police (DGP) Mukesh Sahay on Sunday. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal had earlier directed the DGP to arrest the culprits to the earliest. Australian opener Aaron Finch has earlier... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Four arrested for throwing stone at Australian Cricket team’s bus in Guwahatibus in Guwahati,” said Assam director general of police (DGP) Mukesh Sahay on S
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
bus in Guwahati,” said Assam director general of police (DGP) Mukesh Sahay on Sunday. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal had earlier directed the DGP to arrest the culprits to the earliest. Australian opener Aaron Finch has earlier... Read more
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The Economic Times
Assam government's move to regularise landholdings can improve the fortunes of small tea growersof the government’s land for over a decade, like thousands of first-generation
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
of the government’s land for over a decade, like thousands of first-generation STGs across the state. But the Sarbananda Sonowal government’s decision could put an end to the uncertainty he faces over whether he can continue his work. “We will... Read more
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dna
Army Officer Mohammed Hoque whose nationality was questioned declared an Indian citizen by Assam policethough the border police had suggested that the notice was perhaps not meant fo
dna / Posted 4 days ago
though the border police had suggested that the notice was perhaps not meant for him. "The chief minister (Sarbananda Sonowal) has directed that the matter should be investigated expeditiously and accountability for lapses, if any, resulting... Read more
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New Kerala
Connectivity in Northeast India is surging ahead on new path of development - newkerala news #280112roadways, telecom sectors and others. Talking about the development of connect
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
roadways, telecom sectors and others. Talking about the development of connectivity, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said, "We need connectivity for development and that is the reason PM Modi implemented the Act East Policy to connect... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Pakistani fans ask ICC to ban cricket in India after Australia team bus attackthe guilty. https://t.co/3IYYSoME0y Sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathod
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
the guilty. https://t.co/3IYYSoME0y Sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathod and Chief Minister of Assam Sarbananda Sonowal also took to Twitter to express their disappointment over the unfortunate incident and asked authorities to take... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Diksha murder case: Assam Police arrests BSF jawanBorder Security Force in Jammu and Kashmir, through social media. According to
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Border Security Force in Jammu and Kashmir, through social media. According to Sibsagar superintendent of police Subodh Sonowal, the soldier had confessed to the crime and said she had been blackmailing him and demanding money from him. “It was... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Here’s how Indian fans apologised after Australia team bus was attacked in Guwahatialso one of the Indian cities which is hosting FIFA U-17 World Cup games. Assa
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
also one of the Indian cities which is hosting FIFA U-17 World Cup games. Assam Chief Minister, on Wednesday, Sarbananda Sonowal had demanded probe into the matter. "Sports Minister, Chief Secretary and DGP were directed to meet the Australian... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Australian team bus window damaged in stone pelting in Guwahatigovernment went on a frenzy after the incident to ensure that no further securi
Central Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
government went on a frenzy after the incident to ensure that no further security hassles arise. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal deputed his Sports minister Naba Doley, the state Chief Secretary and the director general of police to call on the... Read more
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New Kerala
India still 'one of the most gracious hosts': Rajyavardhan Rathore - newkerala news #279586stone-throwing incident that has happened yesterday night in Guwahati, I have h
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
stone-throwing incident that has happened yesterday night in Guwahati, I have had a word with Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal. The safety and security of all sports teams that come to India is of great importance to us. Even the cricket team... Read more
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Gulf News
Rock thrown at team bus shakes Australian teamno one was injured, the Australian players were understandably shaken up by the
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
no one was injured, the Australian players were understandably shaken up by the incident.”Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said the incident had damaged the state’s reputation as a reliable host for major sporting events and that state... Read more
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The Economic Times
Assam to soon have ITI for the differently abledThe foundation stone for the proposed Rs 5.5-crore institute was laid recently
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
The foundation stone for the proposed Rs 5.5-crore institute was laid recently by state Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal. “The ITI will have 60 seats for three different trades, with 20 seats per trade as per prescribed guidelines of the National... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Assam governor’s lavish swearing-in with over 200 guests from Haryana draws flakprovided cars and men to bring the guests from the airport. The ceremony drew
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
provided cars and men to bring the guests from the airport. The ceremony drew flak as chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal had sought help from Prime Minister Narendra Modi a few months ago to tide over the state’s “precarious” financial... Read more
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The Economic Times
Assam CM says probe in full swing into stone pelting at Australia team busGUWAHATI: Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said an investigation “is goi
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
GUWAHATI: Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said an investigation “is going on in full swing” into the stone throwing at a bus carrying the Australian cricket team after a twenty20 match against India here on Tuesday night. Terming the... Read more
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dna
Attack on Australian team bus: 2 suspects arrested, Assam Chief Minister orders probeIn the wake of attack on the Australian cricket team bus in Guwahati on Tuesday
dna / Posted 6 days ago
In the wake of attack on the Australian cricket team bus in Guwahati on Tuesday night, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday directed state's Chief Secretary VK Pipersenia to initiate an inquiry into the matter. A rock was allegedly... Read more
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New Kerala
Rock thrown at Aussie team bus: Assam CM orders probe - newkerala news #279543, Oct 11 : In the wake of attack on the Australian cricket team bus in Guwahati
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
, Oct 11 : In the wake of attack on the Australian cricket team bus in Guwahati last night, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday directed state's Chief Secretary V.K. Pipersenia to initiate an inquiry into the matter. A rock was... Read more
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New Kerala
Guwahati stone-throwing incident not reflective of our security measures: Rajyavardhan Rathore - newkerala news #279537incident on the Australian cricket team bus, adding that he has also spoken to
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
incident on the Australian cricket team bus, adding that he has also spoken to Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal about the same. A rock was allegedly thrown at the Australian team bus as they returned to the team hotel from the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Stone attack on Australian cricket team bus in Guwahati: Probe beginsof the incident, which shattered a window pane of the luxury bus but didn’t hur
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
of the incident, which shattered a window pane of the luxury bus but didn’t hurt any passenger, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal ordered a probe on Wednesday morning. Moments after the incident, Australian opener Aaron Finch tweeted about the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Jagdish Mukhi sworn in as governor of AssamAjit Singh at a function in the Srimanta Sankardeva International Convention Ce
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
Ajit Singh at a function in the Srimanta Sankardeva International Convention Centre here. Chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, his cabinet colleagues and senior officials were present at the swearing-in ceremony. In his previous assignment,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Assam BJP tells party workers to prepare for panchayat pollsrecently to discuss the plans for the panchayat polls. State BJP president Ranj
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
recently to discuss the plans for the panchayat polls. State BJP president Ranjeet Kumar Dass, chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and party national general secretary Ram Lal attended the meeting. "The BJP... Read more
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dna
Rohingya row: Reports suggest illegal migration leads to decrease in GDP, increase in crime rateson religious grounds when a government circular calls for action against all il
dna / Posted 7 days ago
on religious grounds when a government circular calls for action against all illegal migrants? In the case of Sarbananda Sonowal vs UOI, the Apex court has clarified the scope of protection available to illegal immigrants under the Constitution.... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli's men land in Guwahati for T20 amidst FIFA U-17 World Cup feverescorted by police. There will be an official opening of the ACA Barsapara Sta
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
escorted by police. There will be an official opening of the ACA Barsapara Stadium by Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal ahead of the match and many VVIPs including governor Jagdish Mukhi are invited. India are 1-0 up in the series after... Read more
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dna
Centre accepts Assam govt's proposal to grant ST status to six communities, says Ramdas Athwaleaged parents by deducting 10 per cent of their salaries. "This is a very good
dna / Posted 9 days ago
aged parents by deducting 10 per cent of their salaries. "This is a very good step taken by Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and other states should also follow this policy. Setting up old age homes is not a good step and children must take... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘No-proof’ of corruption by ministers; BJP’s Assam unit dismisses MP’s chargeAssam unit of Bharatiya Janata Party has formally dismissed allegation of corru
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
Assam unit of Bharatiya Janata Party has formally dismissed allegation of corruption against ministers in the Sarbananda Sonowal government, citing lack of evidence. At an emergency meeting of the unit’s office bearers Saturday night, the party... Read more
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Business Standard India
Government will protect indigenous people's interest: Assam CM Sonowalin rapid development in the area. The formation of State Capital Region would
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
in rapid development in the area. The formation of State Capital Region would bring benefits to all sections of people living in the Council area and tribal belts would be developed keeping their cultural and social heritage intact, Sonowa... Read more
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The Economic Times
Why India is dredging rivers in Bangladeshthroughout the year. Landlocked Northeast will then have access to the seaports
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
throughout the year. Landlocked Northeast will then have access to the seaports,” says Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal. Siliguri corridor and will also provide an alternative route to the There will be dividends in terms of fuel and... Read more
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Gulf News
Guwahati braces up to host second T20near the stadium has been cleaned up completely to avoid any odour.”Saikia also
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
near the stadium has been cleaned up completely to avoid any odour.”Saikia also informed that Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal will formally inaugurate the stadium on October 10 just before the start of the match.Both the teams will arrive in... Read more
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The Economic Times
I have evidence to prove that some ministers in Assam receive kickbacks: LS MP, R.P SharmaNarendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah has shown zero tolerance to corruption,
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah has shown zero tolerance to corruption, he said. “Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal is a clean man. I have faith in them. Nobody has the right to dent the image of the party which party workers have... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bribery charges by BJP MP rattle Assam govt, irrigation minister under scannerto back his charges with concrete proof. “I have already explained my stand on
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
to back his charges with concrete proof. “I have already explained my stand on the issue to chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal and state unit chief Ranjit Das. They will decide the future course of action,” he told Hindustan Times. Sharma’s... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Party MP’s accusations of corruption against ministers rattle BJP in AssamThe 16-month old BJP-led coalition in Assam headed by Sarbananda Sonowal is und
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
The 16-month old BJP-led coalition in Assam headed by Sarbananda Sonowal is under scrutiny following a party legislator’s accusation that several ministers in the state government take bribes in lieu of doling out contracts. Ram Prasad Sharma, a Lok... Read more
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Business Standard India
Isro to set up research centre in Guwahati to explore geospatial technologydata over the last few decades which can be made accessible to the young resear
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
data over the last few decades which can be made accessible to the young researchers through this centre in Guwahati, Sonowal said. Sonowal added that the state government and ISRO would work together for development of the region once the... Read more
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New Kerala
Tourism Minister Briefs Media Persons on Swachhta Pakhwada - newkerala news #277651Sudarshan Pattnaik, Sand Artist, Sri Ramakrishnan, actor and Director, Tamil Fi
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Sudarshan Pattnaik, Sand Artist, Sri Ramakrishnan, actor and Director, Tamil Film Industry, Chief Minister, Shri Sarbananda Sonowal, Shri Resul Pookutty, film sound designer, Prof. Amita Dutt, Shiksha Ratan Award Winner, Shri Prabhat Goswami, Famous... Read more
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The Economic Times
'Accusing retired Army JCO Mohd Azmal Haque as a foreigner is a case of mistaken identity'the original proceeding relates to 2008 and has not originated during the prese
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
the original proceeding relates to 2008 and has not originated during the present regime. Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal has directed that the matter must be investigated expeditiously and accountability fixed for lapses, in any,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Assam floods: 78,275 people affected, says ASDMAmembers had visited the state to assess the damage caused by recent floods. Af
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
members had visited the state to assess the damage caused by recent floods. After meeting Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on July 18, Prime Minsiter had send sent the seven-member team to state. Approximately 79 people have lost their... Read more
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New Kerala
78,275 people affected by Assam floods: ASDMA - newkerala news #276978members had visited the state to assess the damage caused by recent floods. Af
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
members had visited the state to assess the damage caused by recent floods. After meeting Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on July 18, Prime Minsiter had send sent the seven-member team to state. Approximately 79 people have lost their... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Assam govt to gift khadi clothes to its staff on Gandhi Jayanti every yearminister announced a grant of Rs 25 crores for the board in order to promote kh
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
minister announced a grant of Rs 25 crores for the board in order to promote khadi use. Sarma, who is also the health minister in the Sarbananda Sonowal government, advocated the use of khadi as bed linen and curtains in government hospitals in Ass... Read more
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asianage
Over 75,000 affected after fresh floods hit Assam, 5 districts submergedin flood-related incidents in Assam to 160 this year, including eight in the ca
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
in flood-related incidents in Assam to 160 this year, including eight in the capital Guwahati. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has directed the deputy commissioners of the flood-hit districts to step up rescue and relief operations. He has also... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Fresh floods submerge 5 Assam districts, affect 78K peopleflood-related incidents in the state to 160 this year, including eight in the c
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
flood-related incidents in the state to 160 this year, including eight in the capital, Guwahati. Chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal has directed the deputy commissioners of the flood-hit districts to step up the rescue-and-relief operations and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Fresh floods hit Assam, 78,000 people affectedflood-related incidents in the state to 160 this year, including eight in the c
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
flood-related incidents in the state to 160 this year, including eight in the capital, Guwahati. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has directed the deputy commissioners of the flood-hit districts to step up the rescue-and-relief operations and... Read more
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asianage
My soul's broken: Retired Army officer branded as B'deshi after 30 yrs of servicefrom Bangladesh has been a major issue in Assam. After BJP came to power in As
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
from Bangladesh has been a major issue in Assam. After BJP came to power in Assam last year, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal faced the grave challenge of resolving the illegal migration issue in the state. The government promised to end it by... Read more
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dna
Badminton: Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth get direct entry into National quarterfinalsthemselves," he concluded. Indian Squad for Asian Junior Championship: Boys U
dna / Posted 17 days ago
themselves," he concluded. Indian Squad for Asian Junior Championship: Boys U-17: Meirab Maisram, Dhruv Rawat, Iman Sonowal, Aakash Yadav, Amit Rathore, Sathish Kumar, Edwin Joy, Arvind V Suresh, Vishnuvardhan Goud, Ishan Bhatnagar, Khush... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US firm Louis Berger booked for bribing Assam governmentthen minister for Guwahati Development Department Himanta Biswa Sarma blame eac
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
then minister for Guwahati Development Department Himanta Biswa Sarma blame each other for giving the contract to Louis Berger. In 2015, following differences with Gogoi, Sarma joined BJP and is a minister in the cabinet headed by Sarbananda Sonow... Read more
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The Hindu
Acclaimed Assamese film, theatre personality Abdul Majid dead15 due to age-related ailments, where he breathed his last this morning, the fa
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
15 due to age-related ailments, where he breathed his last this morning, the family said. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal condoled Majid’s death, saying he gave a new dimension to Assamese cinema, along with showing his sense of social... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP States tell police to push back Rohingyain Assam and Manipur have issued “alerts to mount extra vigil in the border are
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
in Assam and Manipur have issued “alerts to mount extra vigil in the border areas.” Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal is believed to have conveyed to the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel and top officials of the State police to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Assam Congress objects to dredging Brahmaputraof engineers to visit neighbouring Bangladesh to get a knowhow of the dredging
The Economic Times / Posted 1 months ago
of engineers to visit neighbouring Bangladesh to get a knowhow of the dredging process. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal directed the department to depute a team of mechanical engineers for training at Bangladesh to enhance their... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
RSS-backed BJP govt arrested me for speaking up for Assamese people: Akhil Gogoifrom Bangladesh, on Assam,” an agitated Gogoi told reporters at the police stat
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 1 months ago
from Bangladesh, on Assam,” an agitated Gogoi told reporters at the police station. The KMSS leader accused CM Sarbananda Sonowal and health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma of betraying the Assamese people to appease Bengali Hindu migrants that the... Read more

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