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Sarbananda Sonowal

NDA To Retain Power In Assam, Congress Likely To Improve Seat Tally

May 02, 2021 Dipankar Roy

While it is clear that the NDA will enjoy another term in Assam, as per current trends, the saffron alliance might end up winning lesser seats compared to its 2016 tally

Congress Urges EC To File FIRs Against JP Nadda, Sonowal For Ads Claiming BJP’s Win In Assam

Mar 28, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Randeep Surjewala told reporters that the advertisements have been presented in a manner on the front page of every newspaper 'to prejudice the minds of the voters of Assam'.

Assam Polls: 77% Voter Turnout Recorded In First Phase

Joint Chief Electoral Officer Rahul Ch Das said that polling passed off peacefully across the state and there was no report of any untoward incident.

Assam Assembly Polls: Srmiti Irani Calls Congress 'Most Corrupt Party'

Mar 13, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Only BJP is the party, which works for the benefit of the poor. The BJP government has worked tirelessly for the people in tea gardens across the state, said the Union Textiles Minister

People Of Assam Eager To Re-Elect BJP: CM Sarbananda Sonowal

BJP leader Sarbananda Sonowal also claimed that the BJP will win at least 100 seats in the 126-member Assam legislative Assembly.

22 February, 2021

Watch: Vivek Oberoi Asking Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal, Why Are You Still Single?

Outlook Web Bureau

While delivering a speech in Majuli, actor Vivek Oberoi lauded the key projects of Assam under the leadership of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal.

23 January, 2021

Ahead of Modi-Shah Visit; AASU Protests Against CAA, Faces Lathicharge By Police

Outlook Web Bureau

The AASU protesters shouted slogans against Modi, Shah and Sonowal and demanded that the CAA and EIA be repealed.

10 January, 2021

Free Ride: Assam CM Flags Off Free Bus Service For Women, Senior Citizens In Guwahati

Outlook Web Bureau

As part of the Bhraman Sarathi Scheme, Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal flagged off 25 new pink buses meant for exclusive use by women and senior citizens in Guwahati

19 November, 2020

Editors Guild Of India Raises Concern Over Attacks On Scribes In Assam


Journalists in Assam have been subjected to mob attacks, intimidation and threats

21 October, 2020

Kaziranga National Park Opens For Tourists After 7 Months

Abdul Gani

The park, set up as a reserve forest in 1908, usually shuts in May for floods but had to be closed down in March for the pandemic.

02 October, 2020

Assam Launches Cyber Safety Awareness Campaign


The 'CyberSafety' campaign will be jointly conducted by the Assam Police and cyber-security think tank Cyber Peace Foundation (CPF).

01 October, 2020

Wishes Pour In As President Ram Nath Kovind Turns 75

Outlook Web Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted President Ram Nath Kovind on the latter’s 75th birthday and praised him for his service to the nation.

28 September, 2020

Assam’s Lone Woman CM, Syeda Anwara Taimur Passes Away

Abdul Gani

According to family members, Syeda Anwara Taimur was suffering from a prolonged illness. She was living with her son in Australia for the last several years.

27 January, 2020

Government Signs Peace Pact With Bodo Militant Group NDFB, Student's Union ABSU


The accord will give political rights and economic packages to the Bodo tribals living in Assam.

20 December, 2019

Assam CM Sonowal Invites Anti-CAA Protest Leaders For Talks, Internet Services Resume

Outlook Web Bureau

'Problems can only be solved through discussions,' the chief minister said.

15 December, 2019

Citizenship Law Protests: Curfew Relaxed In Guwahati; Mamata Appeals For Peace In Bengal

Outlook Web Bureau

Long queues were seen outside shops at several places, including Dispur, Uzan Bazar, Chandmari, Silpukhuri and Zoo Road in Guwahati town.

13 December, 2019

'Will Not Tolerate Violence': Assam CM Warns Protesters Against Committing Vandalism


CM Sarbananda Sonowal said strong action will be taken against people involved in vandalism.

12 December, 2019

CAB Live Updates | After Bangladesh Foreign Minister, Home Minister Also Cancels India Visit

Outlook Web Bureau

All trains to Assam and Tripura have been cancelled along with most flights in the region amid intensifying protests.

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India's Pusarla V. Sindhu competes against Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong during their women's singles badminton group stage match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.

AP Photo/Dita Alangkara

A disabled girl walks through a corridor at a school run by the Association of People with Disability in Bengaluru.

AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi

A group of physically challenged people stage a protest on the 'International Day of Disabled Persons' in Srinagar.

PTI Photo/S. Irfan

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses a press conference on farmers issue at AICC HQ in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary

Workers prepare beds inside a special COVID-19 ward to treat persons infected with the Omicron variant, at Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital in Chennai.

PTI Photo/ R Senthil Kumar

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Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

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