Assam Government
Opinion  /  Published 03.04.22

Letters to the Editor: A matrimonial site for IITians is grossly elitist

Screened out Sir — A matrimonial website, IITIIM Shaadi, has come under fire for catering only to the alumni of premier institutions like the Indian Institutes of Technology and the Indian Inst...
By The Telegraph

North East  /  Published 17.03.22

Steps for 1 lakh jobs in Assam budget

The BJP-led Assam government on Wednesday asserted that the process to provide one lakh jobs to the youths of the state had already begun.  Presenting a “growth-oriented” budget for ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 02.03.22

AFSPA extended in Assam for 6 months

The Assam government on Tuesday said it has extended the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958  in the entire state for six more months with effect from February 28. The act empo...
By PTI in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 12.02.22

Assam new speed limit to check mishap

The Assam government is putting the brakes on overspeeding that leads to about 3,000 deaths a year in road mishaps. The state cabinet on Thursday fixed the speed limits for different types of vehicle...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 06.02.22

Gauhati HC backs Assam law

Gauhati High Court has upheld the Assam government’s decision in 2020 to convert state-funded madrasas into general educational institutions. The division bench of Chief Justice Sudhanshu Dhuli...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 20.01.22

Cong stand on border hardens

The Congress on Wednesday toughened its stand on the BJP-led Assam government’s give-and-take policy to resolve the border row with Meghalaya, asserting it would explore legal options if the gov...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 26.12.21

Assam drive to check fest-time road deaths

The directive to the district administration to check drink and rash driving included:  ⚫ Putting up adequate restrictions on the road to check drink and drive mishaps especially during festiv...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 05.12.21

Civilian awards for 5 Covid heroes

The Assam government on Saturday recognised five individuals for their “pivotal, dedicated and selfless” contribution towards managing the pandemic by including them in the list of the sta...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 09.11.21

Eviction drive to clear Assam forest land

The Assam government on Monday launched a two-day eviction drive to remove illegal settlers from the Lumding reserve forest in Hojai district in compliance with a Gauhati High Court order, officials s...

North East  /  Published 08.11.21

No Covid test for kids

Mandatory COVID-19 testing of children below 10 years of age entering Assam with double vaccinated guardians has been done away with by the state government, an official notification said on Monday. ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Guwahati


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