The Assam Tribune

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MHA issues fresh COVID-19 guidelines

Despite the declining trend in new COVID-19 cases, the Central government on Wednesday extended the safety guidelines directing the states and Union territories to maintain surveillance and follow containment measures till February 28. However, more relaxations have been permitted.

ULFA(I) threatens ‘action’ against abducted oil employee

The ULFA(I) on Wednesday threatened to take “necessary action” against one of the two abducted employees of an oil drilling firm if the company failed to secure the release of the duo by February 16.

Govt has fulfilled its promises: Sonowal

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said that his government has been able to fulfill the promises made to the people of Assam and exuded confidence about the BJP-led NDA retaining power in the forthcoming Assembly elections.

Indian-origin paediatrician takes doctor hostage, kills victim, self

An Indian-origin paediatrician suffering from terminal cancer took another doctor as hostage and after several hours of a stand-off with the police, killed his victim and then committed suicide, according to authorities.

BJP drops BPF, to contest Assam Assembly polls with new ally UPPL

Assam's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday announced that it would contest the upcoming Assembly polls in alliance with its new ally, the United People's Party Liberal (UPPL), instead of existing ally Bodoland People's Front (BPF).

Farm Leaders Named In Tractor Parade Violence FIR

As many as 37 farmer leaders, including Rakesh Tikait, Yogendra Yadav, Darshan Pal and Gurnam Singh Chaduni, have been named in an FIR in connection with the violence during the tractor parade that left 300 police personnel injured

Ganguly Stable After Visit To Hospital

Indian cricket board president Sourav Ganguly was stable after he was rushed to Apollo Hospital here on Wednesday following uneasiness and chest pain the previous night.