22 Jul 2015
Tezpur (Assam): Sixteen people have been arrested in connection with the beheading of a woman by branding her a witch at a village in Sonitpur district.
26 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Indo-Bhutan border guarding force, SSB has rushed 2,000 of its personnel to Assam in the wake of the mass killings and escalation in violence by the militants of banned outfit NDFB(S).
13 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today sought response of Nithari serial killings case convict Surender Koli on a plea of the Uttar Pradesh government against the Allahabad High Court verdict that commuted his death penalty to life term earlier this year.
26 Jun 2015
Beirut: The Islamic State group killed 120 civilians in a 24-hour rampage through the Kurdish town of Kobane in what a monitor today said was one of the jihadists' "worst massacres" in Syria.
30 Jul 2015
Golaghat: At a time when the country is mourning the demise of former President APJ Abdul Kalam, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi was seen landing his helicopter in the middle of a golf course, playing a round of golf and snooker, and dancing to a folk song.
26 Dec 2014
Guwahati: Four opposition parties on Friday demanded "ruthless suppression" of NDFB(S) responsible for carrying out serial attacks on Adivasi villages in Assam, killing scores of tribal settlers.
17 Jul 2015
Nalbari (Assam): A CRPF jawan today allegedly opened indiscriminate fire at his colleagues when they were out on an operational task in the district, leaving his colleague and a Class IX student dead.
13 Aug 2015
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today accused the NDA government at the Centre of serving the interests of big industries and corporate houses.
26 Jul 2012
Dozens of people on Thursday gathered here to denounce the ethnic riots in Assam and the killings of Muslims in Myanmar.
02 May 2014
New Delhi: Following the killing of 11 people in two separate incidents of violence in the last 24 hours in the state, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has deployed 15 additional companies of central paramilitary forces in Assam.