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PUBLISHED ON SEP 09, 2021 02:44 PM IST
A criminal case will be registered in the mishap and three officials have been suspended, chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 04, 2021 06:08 AM IST
The accord is significant as the insurgency by Karbi -- a major ethnic community of Assam -- groups, dotted by several factions and splinters, has had a long history in Assam, marked by killings, ethnic violence, abductions, and taxation since the late 1980s.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Karan Manral, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 03, 2021 01:09 PM IST
In a letter to CM Himanta Biswa Sarma, Rajya Sabha MP Ripun Bora described the decision to drop former PM Rajiv Gandhi's name from that of the park as 'most unfortunate.'
PUBLISHED ON SEP 02, 2021 09:48 PM IST
Written by Srivatsan K C | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 28, 2021 08:04 PM IST
“A fake announcement, purportedly issued from my Twitter account, about non opening of schools is being circulated on WhatsApp,” chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted.
ANI | , Dispur
PUBLISHED ON AUG 21, 2021 10:44 AM IST
Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday said that the state government will implement the New Education Policy (NEP) from April 1, 2022 under which all high schools would be upgraded to senior secondary school.
UPDATED ON AUG 16, 2021 12:01 AM IST
The chief minister also appealed to Paresh Barua, the chief of rebel outfit United Liberation Front of Asom-Independent (ULFA-I), to come to the negotiating table.
By Biswa Kalyan Purkayastha, Hindustan Times, Silchar
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2021 05:21 AM IST
Assam minister Suklabaidya warns of moving the SC against Mizoram over cops’ killings.
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PUBLISHED ON AUG 06, 2021 04:52 PM IST
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By Utpal Parashar, Hindustan Times, Guwahati
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2021 04:28 AM IST
This is the second meeting between the two chief ministers who earlier met in Meghalaya on July 23 to discuss the issue.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 06, 2021 03:07 PM IST
CMs Himanta Biswa Sarma and Conrad Sangma held a joint press conference after the talks wherein the latter said it has been decided regional committees will be formed to look into the issues.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 01, 2021 07:14 PM IST
By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 01, 2021 01:52 PM IST
Mizoram CM Zoramthanga’s statement came amid a week of re-ignited border tension following clashes between residents and security forces of the two NE states killing six and injuring 41.
By Biswa Kalyan Purkayastha, Silchar
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2021 04:21 AM IST
Himanta Biswa Sarma said he will be “very happy” to join the investigation if it is conducted by a “neutral agency”.
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2021 09:38 PM IST
PUBLISHED ON JUL 31, 2021 03:59 PM IST
The chief minister, along with six top Assam officials, have been booked on charges of attempt to murder and assault in connection with border clashes earlier this week in which seven people were killed. The clashes took place on the outskirts of Vairengte town in Mizoram's Kolasib district.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 31, 2021 03:41 PM IST
Nagaland protested after the Assam Police allegedly tried to set up a camp close to Vikuto village under Tzurangkong range in Mokokchung district of Nagaland on June 29. The area is near Mariani in Assam's Jorhat district.
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2021 11:17 AM IST
Assam-Mizoram border conflict: The development came on a day when the Mizoram police filed an FIR against Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and four other police officers. The charges include attempt to murder, criminal conspiracy, and assault, according to people aware of the developments.
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2021 06:48 PM IST
Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma also said that commando battalions would be deployed in Cachar, Karimganj and Hailakand districts bordering Mizoram amid clashes that led to the deaths of six police personnel.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 27, 2021 11:20 AM IST
The Assam MP sought an inquiry into reports that light machine guns (LMGs) were used during the exchange of fire in the disputed area.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 27, 2021 11:12 AM IST
Assam-Mizoram border clash: Deputy Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha, Gaurav Gogoi, has given an adjournment motion notice in the Lok Sabha to discuss the violence that took place on Monday. CRPF Director General Kuldiep Singh will chair an internal meeting with senior officials o the issue.
Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2021 08:36 PM IST
- Shah asked both chief ministers, Sarma and Zoramthanga to cordially sort out the issue. Police personnel have withdrawn from the disputed site.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Sohini Goswami
PUBLISHED ON JUL 26, 2021 04:23 PM IST
Mizoram chief minister Zoramthanga and his counterpart from Assam Himanta Biswa Sarma had a heated exchange of words over the border dispute.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Avik Roy, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 20, 2021 03:25 PM IST
Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma said 1,000-odd youths would visit the lower parts of the state and supply contraceptives among the Muslims to check population explosion.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Ayshee Bhaduri | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2021 12:58 PM IST
- The use of sex-sorted semen allows the sex of the offspring to be pre-determined.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 11, 2021 05:52 PM IST
At least 873 beneficiaries have been identified as of now under this scheme, and all the cheques will be given to them by state ministers in districts by the next week, Cm Himanta Biswa Sarma said.
By Utpal Parashar, Guwahati
PUBLISHED ON JUL 11, 2021 01:00 AM IST
“Love jihad doesn’t only mean a Muslim cheating a Hindu. It could happen among Hindus as well. If a Hindu boy uses dubious means to entrap and marry a Hindu girl that is also a form of ‘love jihad’,” Sarma told reporters on the sidelines of an event to mark completion of two months of his government.
By Utpal Parashar, Guwahati
PUBLISHED ON JUL 11, 2021 12:04 AM IST
The decision to form the ‘indigenous faiths and culture’ department was taken at a special cabinet meeting held to mark completion of two months of the new government and ahead of next week’s budget session of the assembly.
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2021 01:45 AM IST
On June 18, Sarma proposed formulation of a stringent population policy and gradual implementation of the two-child norm for availing government benefits in Assam. The chief minister on Tuesday said that the policy was the only way to eradicate poverty and illiteracy in the Muslim community in the state.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 04, 2021 05:56 AM IST
Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that two-child policy is the only way to eradicate poverty and illiteracy in the Muslim community in the state. He also said that there is no resistance from the community.