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Ambubachi Mela at Assam's Kamakhya Temple kicks off, do not miss - Times of India

22Jun2018
Times of IndiaAmbubachi Mela at Assam's Kamakhya Temple kicks off, do not missTimes of IndiaThere is no denying the fact that India is a place of weirdly interesting practices and people. One nation, where even the misfits feel at home. In yet another reiteration of the fact, Assam's Kamakhya Temple is all set to celebrate the menstruation ...Ambubachi Mela Takes off in AssamNorthEast Todayall 5 news articles »
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Assam writers win prizes - The Telegraph India

23Jun2018
The Telegraph IndiaAssam writers win prizesThe Telegraph IndiaDas, who hails from Raha in central Assam's Nagaon district, and works as a senior sub-editor of a leading vernacular daily here, said the award was recognition "not to me but to the Assamese children's literature." Born in 1959, Das has so far written ...and more »
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Assam flood: Death toll reaches 21, situation improves - Economic Times

22Jun2018
Economic TimesAssam flood: Death toll reaches 21, situation improvesEconomic TimesAssam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) officials said that three people died: one in Karimganj and two others in Cachar -- due to flood on Friday. A total of 3,69,402 people are reportedly reeling under flood in 449 villages of five flood ...Death toll in Assam floods increases to 24Times of IndiaAssam Floods: 3 more dead, this years' count reaches 24The New Indian Expressall 13 news articles »
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Authorities review law and order situation in Assam ahead of NRC draft publication due on 30 June - Firstpost

22Jun2018
FirstpostAuthorities review law and order situation in Assam ahead of NRC draft publication due on 30 JuneFirstpostGuwahati: Senior Assam government officials on Friday reviewed the law and order situation of four districts ahead of the publication of the next draft of National Register of Citizens (NRC) slated for the month end, officials said. The officials, who ...Law and order situation reviewed ahead of NRC draft publication in AssamThe Arunachal TimesSiblings of 'declared foreigners' won't be in Assam NRC, says high courtHindustan TimesUN registrars raise concern over fate of Bengali Muslims in AssamDaily News & AnalysisThe New Indian Express -APN Newsall 18 news articles »
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Couple In Assam Dragged Off Bike, Beaten, Forced To Marry, Say Police - NDTV

22Jun2018
NDTVCouple In Assam Dragged Off Bike, Beaten, Forced To Marry, Say PoliceNDTVThe couple was driving through a village in Assam's Goalpara district on Tuesday when their bike was intercepted by a group of villagers. In a video, which has been widely shared on social media, a man holding a staff can be seen threatening the couple ...Moral policing in Assam: Unmarried couple assaulted by mob in Goalpara district; couple forced to marry, claims man ...FirstpostIn Assam, mob thrashes unmarried couple for 'travelling on motorcycle together'Daily News & AnalysisTwo held in moral policing case in AssamUnited News of IndiaThe Shillong Timesall 48 news articles »
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In Assam's Barak Valley, Muslims fear the new citizenship bill will disempower them politically - Scroll.in

22Jun2018
Scroll.inIn Assam's Barak Valley, Muslims fear the new citizenship bill will disempower them politicallyScroll.inSome even claimed to have voted in the last Assembly elections in Assam in 2016, brandishing voter identity cards as proof. “We know people here, that is why we came here,” Das explained, when asked about the choice of his new home, which lies in a ...and more »
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Develop city colleges, demands Assam SFI - The Telegraph India

23Jun2018
The Telegraph IndiaDevelop city colleges, demands Assam SFIThe Telegraph IndiaGuwahati: The Assam state committee of the Students' Federation of India (SFI) on Friday demanded the state government to develop the infrastructure and other facilities of the city's colleges. The SFI had filed a petition under the RTI Act on teacher ...and more »
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Rats Break Into ATM In Assam, Munch Through R - NDTV

21Jun2018
NDTVRats Break Into ATM In Assam, Munch Through RNDTV12 lakh worth of banknotes after busting into a cash machine in Assam's Tinsukia district. The rodent heist was only detected by bank officials after locals complained that the ATM was faulty and had stopped dispensing cash, police in Tinkusia district ...Rats Destroy Notes In SBI ATM In Assam, HDFC Bank Says 'Not Our ATM'Boom Liveall 53 news articles »
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Ambubachi Mela: A festival in Assam that celebrates the Menstruation of Mother Earth - Free Press Journal (blog)

21Jun2018
Free Press Journal (blog)Ambubachi Mela: A festival in Assam that celebrates the Menstruation of Mother EarthFree Press Journal (blog)The Ambubachi Mela is an annual mela held at Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati, Assam, that celebrates the menstruation course of Goddess Kamakhya. There is no idol in the temple, the goddess is worshipped in the form of a yoni-like stone over which a ...Ambubachi Mela takes off in AssamDaily News & AnalysisAssam Gears up for Ambubachi Mela at Kamakhya TempleNorthEast TodayAmbubachi Mela 2018 & Assam CM's appealNortheast Nowall 15 news articles »
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Assam, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh worst states to be born in - Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (blog)

21Jun2018
Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (blog)Assam, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh worst states to be born inDown To Earth Magazine (press release) (blog)States such as Assam, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh, which were lagging behind the national average of life expectancy of males and females in 2001, will not be on par with the national average of 69.8 years (male) and 72.3 years (female) ...
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