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ULFA condemns fake Encounter in Majuli – Calls Assam bandh on November 19

ULFA condemns fake Encounter in Majuli – Calls Assam bandh on November 19

The United Liberation Front of Asom(ULFA) called 12 hours upper Assam bandh on Monday, November 19 in protest of fake encounter by Assam police in Majuli yesterday. In a press release sent to Times of Assam by Aranya Asom, member of publicity wing of the outfit said, “Although the bandh call is unwanted, we appeal […]

ULFA Acting Chairman turns Wildlife Conservationist

ULFA Acting Chairman turns Wildlife Conservationist

By- Staff Reporter Advertisements The banned militant outfit ULFA tried taking a new role, this time of wildlife conservationists, calling upon the state forest department to involve international experts in removing horns of rhinos and prevent poaching of these majestic animals. In a statement e-mailed to Times of Assam, the outfit’s Acting Chairman thanked the […]

Majuli rejected by UNESCO

By- Staff Reporter | Date- March 21, 2012 In year 2008, The UNESCO had rejected the appeal to include Majuli in its coveted list citing reasons that the complete list of the surviving Satras of Majuli was missing. In 2010, when Majuli was rejected again, UNESCO stated reason that the Universal Value of the site […]

Majuli Festival from Today

Majuli Festival from Today

By- Staff Reporter | Date– January 17, 2012 UNESCO World Heritage Site and biggest river island of the world, Majuli will host a four day long festival called Bhogali Majuli from Tuesday, January 17. The festival is being held to promote the beautiful river island with its unique cultural heritage more into the International Tourism […]