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NRC checking in Hojai

People queue up to check their name in the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Hojai on Saturday.
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HUJI cadres arrested in Tezpur

30 Jan 2009 - 12:52am | editor
Police have arrested two suspected ultras of Harkat-ul-Jehad-al-Islami with arms and ammunition in Sonitpur district.

According to information, A battalion of Assam Rifles nabbed them at Thelamara near Borgaon. Two 9-mm pistols, three cartridges, a mobile set and Rs 712 were recovered from their possession.

Police claimed they have been identified as Rafique Ali and Muhamad Ali of Nagaon district.

The militants are suspected to be indulged in subversive activities at Bodo Sahitya Sabha venue at Borgaon where a large number of people had gathered for a three-day literary meeting of ethnic Bodos.

Tezpur all abuzz

26 Feb 2014 - 8:48am | AT News

Tezpur seems to have dressed afresh to receive Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday. An elaborate security is in place in the beautiful town to ensure peace during the visit.

The AICC vice president is scheduled to arrive in the city of eternal romance at 2 in the afternoon to attend a road show. Then he would leave for Jorhat at 3 in the afternoon.

Food poisoning back with ailments

16 Feb 2013 - 10:22pm | AT News
Over 50 people have fallen ill in Kamrup district of Assam after consuming Prasad on Friday. The patients, mostly, students and their guardians in the outskirt of Guwahati city have been rushed to the hospital as they complained of stomach ailment after consuming Prasad at a Saraswati puja function in Sonapur. Over 20 seriously ailing people have been rushed to the Guwahati Medical College Hospital.