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Breaking security cordon, Rahul charms people in Assam road show

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Thu, 02/27/2014 - 09:34
If BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi mesmerised people during his three-hour presence in Assam earlier this month, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi too seemed to have successfully charmed people during his visit to the state.
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Breaking security cordon, Rahul charms people in Assam road show

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Thu, 02/27/2014 - 08:49
Guwahati, Feb 27 (IANS): If BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi mesmerised people during his three-hour presence in Assam earlier this month, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi too seemed to have successfully charmed people during his visit to the state.
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Breaking security cordon, Rahul charms people in Assam road show

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Thu, 02/27/2014 - 08:32
Guwahati, Feb 27 (IANS) If BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi mesmerised people during his three-hour presence in Assam earlier this month, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi too seemed to have successfully charmed people during his visit to the state. Gandhi started his second day Wednesday in Assam seeking divine blessings at the Kamakhya temple in Guwahati and interacted with ...
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AIUDF gravitating towards an alternative front

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Thu, 02/27/2014 - 07:40
AIUDF gravitating towards an alternative front
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Rahul's road show turns traffic stopper in Assam

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:49
Throwing security concerns to wind Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday plunged himself amid the masses in Nagaon district of Assam during a road show after seeking blessings of Goddess Kamakhya at the historic Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati earlier in the day.
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Modi is No.1 in giving misinformation: Tarun Gogoi

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 01:56
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today attacked BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, saying that he was "number one" in giving misinformation.
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Highlights: Rahul Gandhi in an aggressive mode in Assam

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Tue, 02/25/2014 - 09:56
Guwahati, Feb 25: Reaching out to the people of Assam, Congress Vice president Rahul Gandhi today said that 'the biggest netas listened to the janta and bowed their head in front of them.' He said: "I don't want to take
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Rahul Gandhi in Assam, faces protest

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Tue, 02/25/2014 - 08:56
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has faced a series of protest during his two-day long visit to Assam on Tuesday.
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Rahul Gandhi in Assam, faces protest

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Tue, 02/25/2014 - 07:41
By Hemanta Kumar Nath, Guwahati, Feb 25 : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has faced a series of protest during his two-day long visit to Assam on Tuesday.
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Seeking land rights, man immolates self in Guwahati in front of the Assam secretariat

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Tue, 02/25/2014 - 00:39
A 45-year-old man died of burn injuries after he immolated himself in front of the Assam secretariat in Guwahati on Monday morning. Pranab Bodo was protesting the denial of land rights to people residing on government land in the state capital.
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Self-immolation over land

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 22:35
Guwahati, Feb. 24: Assam watched in horror as a KMSS activist immolated himself in front of the state secretariat today in protest against Dispur's alleged discrimination in giving land to the landless in the city.
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Assam man kills self demanding land rights

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 16:17
A man died after setting himself ablaze outside the Assam capital complex in Dispur Monday, protesting the state's refusal to give land pattas (deeds) to people.
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7th rhino killed in Assam's Kaziranga this year

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 16:12
By Hemanta Kumar Nath, Guwahati, Feb 24 : Poachers continued killing spree in Assam with the poaching of another one horned rhino in world heritage site Kaziranga National Park (KNP) on Monday, officials said.
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Assam man kills self demanding land rights

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 15:38
The man in his 40s - identified as Pranab Boro - was rushed to the Guwahati Medical College and Hospital, but he died from his severe injuries. Police and paramilitary forces were Monday deployed in and around the city to prevent any untoward incident in view of a protest called by farmers' organisation Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS). The KMSS had threatened to launch a strong protest ...
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Assam govt to launch 'Angel Fund' to promote start-ups

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 15:16
Assam's chief minister had announced to launch an Angel Fund in his 2013 budget speech
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KMSS calls 12-hr Guwahati bandh, vows to block Rahul rally

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 15:10
Guwahati, Feb 24: Holding the Assam Government responsible for the self immolation by its activist Prabin Boro on Monday, the KMSS has called a 12-hour Guwahati bandh tomorrow as Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to address a public rally here.
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Assam: Grenade blast in Kamrup; 6 injured

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 14:25
Guwahati, Feb 24: Two grenade blasts rocked at a place bordering Kamrup and Baksa districts in lower Assam on Monday evening, leaving six injured. Police sources said two grenades were hurled by two motorcycle riders at Gashbari daily market near
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Self-immolation attempt outside Assam secretariat ahead of Rahul's visit

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 11:16
In an unprecedented incident, a protestor from the Krishak Mukti Sangram Samity, a peasants' group led by Right To Information activist Akhil Gogoi, died after setting himself ablaze in front of the high-security state secretariat complex in Guwahati on Monday.
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Self-immolation protest in Assam

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 10:50
By Hemanta Kumar Nath, Guwahati, Feb 24 : A day ahead of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's scheduled tour to Assam, self-immolation protest resorted by the state farmers' body demanding land rights turned more violent on Monday.
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Assam man sets himself ablaze demanding land rights

class="feed-item-source">Assam - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 10:49
Guwahati, Feb 24 (IANS): A man set himself ablaze outside the Assam capital complex in Dispur Monday protesting the state's refusal to give land pattas (deeds) to people.
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