Sarbananda Sonowal
North East  /  Published 20.07.20

Assam: PM assures help on flood

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the Centre was keeping a “close watch” on the ongoing flood, erosion, Covid-19 and the May 27 Baghjan gas well blowout crises. Modi assured all...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 18.07.20

Gowda Assam flood aid appeal to Modi

A “deeply disturbed”  former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda on Friday appealed to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Centre to pay urgent attention to flood-hit Assam and offer ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 10.07.20

Assam revokes Covid roster order

The Assam health department on Wednesday revoked its July 6 order on 11-day duty and three-day quarantine for doctors and frontline workers on Covid duty, following a letter from the Assam branch of t...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 07.07.20

National park tag for Dehing Patkai

The Assam government on Monday decided to upgrade the Dehing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary to a national park with the change in the tag being expected to boost the protection of the biodiversity hotspot ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 27.06.20

Lockdown, night curfew in Guwahati

The Assam government has announced a 14-day “total lockdown” in Guwahati from Sunday midnight following a spurt in Covid-19 cases. Night curfew was also imposed from 7pm to 7am across Ass...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 01.12.19

AASU slams Sonowal on citizen bill

The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) on Sunday slammed Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal for not opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill like his Meghalaya and Nagaland counterparts.“The c...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 27.11.19

Take 1: Logo, mascot, song

The organising committee will launch the logo, mascot and theme song of the Khelo India Youth Games, Guwahati 2020, ceremonially here on Saturday.Announcing this, Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonow...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 26.11.19

Gogoi slams BJP government on coal mining

Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday came down heavily on the BJP government “for running a syndicate of illegal coal mining under the patronage of chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal”...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh

North East  /  Published 21.12.18

BJP meet on council polls

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, BJP president Ranjeet Kumar Dass and hills area development minister Som Ranghang on Friday addressed a party’s workers meeting in Dima Hasao district headqu...
By Sarat Sarma in Nagaon

North East  /  Published 25.11.19

Privatisation protest in Assam

The Save Industry Save Workers Joint Struggle Committee on Monday staged protests across Assam against the Centre’s disinvestment policy and submitted a memorandum to chief minister Sarbananda Sonow...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati


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