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Phase one of resident count in three years: Gogoi


August 30th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Aug 30 (IANS) The Assam government has initiated the process of updating the National Register of Citizens (NRC). The first phase of the project will be completed within the ... Read more...

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Rehabilitate Bengali Muslims only after verification: Bodo groups


August 18th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Aug 18 (IANS) Two Bodo groups including the National Democratic Front of Bodoland's (NDFB) pro-talk faction Saturday demanded that the Assam government verify the citizenship status of the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Afghan engineers training in Russia: NATO


April 20th, 2012 - 4:12 am ICT by IANS
Brussles, April 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Afghan engineers who will maintain helicopters for the country's armed forces are currently undergoing training in Russia, NATO General Secretary Anders Fogh Rasmussen has said.The ... Read more...

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NRC to be updated by July in Assam


March 17th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 17 (IANS) The Assam government is going to start the process of updating the National Register of Citizens (NRC) from July 1.The Group of Minister (GoM) represented by ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Scientists cite 15 `near-misses’ at US n-plants


February 29th, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 29 (IANS/EFE) The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) carried out 15 special inspections last year spurred by potentially serious incidents at power plants, the Union of Concerned Scientists ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi influx: Assam NGO seeks Supreme Court intervention


February 25th, 2012 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Feb 25 (IANS) Alleging presence of names of illegal migrants in the Assam voters' list, Assam Public Works (APW), an NGO, has sought the Supreme Court's intervention in the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Norway killing suspect may get 21 years in jail (Lead)


July 24th, 2011 - 7:16 am ICT by IANS
Oslo, July 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The person suspected of carrying out terrorist attacks in Norway will be charged for terrorist activity, while the maximum prison sentence in Norway is 21 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

UAE to create database on drug addicts


June 16th, 2011 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 16 (IANS/WAM) The UAE plans to create a national database on drug addicts.In this endeavour, the National Rehabilitation Centre (NRC) has teamed up with the UN Office ... Read more...

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US had 14 ‘near-miss’ nuke mishaps last year


March 18th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 18 (ANI): Federal inspectors found "near-miss" accidents at Indian Point on the Hudson and 13 other U.S. nuclear power plants last year, a watchdog group charged on Thursday.A report ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US had ‘near-miss’ nuke mishaps at Indian Point, 13 other plants


March 18th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 18 (ANI): Federal inspectors found "near-miss" accidents at Indian Point on the Hudson and 13 other U.S. nuclear power plants last year, a watchdog group charged on Thursday.A report ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nepal’s beleaguered casino industry strikes back


March 7th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 7 (IANS) Facing a closure threat by the government, Nepal's beleaguered casino industry has struck back finally, asking the country's apex court for redress.Two star hotels sought the ... Read more...

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Indian casino king’s kingdom crumbles in Nepal


December 28th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 28 (IANS) A billion-dollar gambling industry built up in Nepal by a chartered accountant from New Delhi, which encompassed seven casinos and employed nearly 7,000 people, has been ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Students union in Assam protests influx of Bangladeshi immigrants


July 28th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
By Apem KemdongJorhat (Assam), July 28 (ANI): All Tai Ahom Student Union (ATASU), a student's wing in Jorhat, Assam staged a peaceful sit-in protest, against the influx of Bangladeshi immigrants in the ... Read more...

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Four students killed in Assam police firing


July 22nd, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Barpeta (Assam), July 22 (ANI): At least four students were killed and over a dozen others injured, when the police opened fire on rampaging protestors attempting to stop updating of the National ... Read more...

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Four killed in police firing in Assam (Lead)


July 21st, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 21 (IANS) At least four people were killed and over 70 injured when police opened fire Wednesday on a group of student protesters in Assam's Barpeta town, officials said. A ... Read more...

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Three killed in police firing in Assam


July 21st, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 21 (IANS) At least three people were killed and more than a dozen injured when police opened fire Wednesday on a group of student protesters trying to stall government proceedings ... Read more...

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Grapes worth billions of rupees stuck in European market ports


May 22nd, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by ANI
Pune (Maharashtra), May 22 (ANI): The European Union (EU) authorities have reportedly rejected a 52,000-tonne export consignment of Indian grapes, resulting in grapes worth Rs 300 crore stuck at different ports in ... Read more...

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Govt. assured us to seal Indo-Bangla border by 2012, claims AASU Advisor


April 22nd, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 22 (ANI): All Assam Students' Union (AASU) Advisor Samujjal Bhattacharya on Thursday claimed the Government has assured them about sealing of 272-kilometer-long porous India-Bangladesh border area in Assam by ... Read more...

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Rockland County, NY Executive demands answers on Indian Point steam release


March 10th, 2010 - 2:11 am ICT by BNO News
NEW CITY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – Rockland County Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef demanded answers on Tuesday about why counties in the Indian Point Emergency Planning Zone were not notified of a ... Read more...

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NATO welcomes US, Russia stand on arms control


April 2nd, 2009 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, April 1 (DPA) NATO Wednesday welcomed a joint declaration by US President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on nuclear arms control and on further cooperation in Afghanistan. "Obviously NATO-Russia ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Home Ministry team visits Assam


November 19th, 2008 - 8:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): A Central team led by the Secretary (Border Management) in the Ministry of Home Affairs Jarnail Singh visited Assam on November 17-18 . On November 17th, ... Read more...

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NAS report recognizes the importance of toxicogenomics


November 14th, 2007 - 2:02 am ICT by admin
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