06 Sep 2014
Assam: Although the curfew has been relaxed in the Golaghat district, Assam the environment still seems charged up due to violence strike that happened in the border area.
05 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang suggested converting the disputed boundaries with neighbouring Assam as ‘Line of Control’ to ensure that no new settlement comes up there.
28 Aug 2014
Guwahati: Assam Police has rescued 422 victims of human trafficking, mostly minors, and arrested 281 offenders since 2011, according to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), highlighting the magnitude of this problem in the entire northeastern region.Official records showed that of the total 93 victims of trafficking in 2011, 36 were minors, and of these 36, 28 were girls.
04 Sep 2014
Guwahati: The Assam government on Wednesday announced exemption of entertainment tax on ‘Mary Kom’, a new Bollywood movie on the World champion woman boxer from Manipur.
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.
01 Sep 2014
Dibrugarh (Assam): Three persons, including two women, were killed and seven others injured, when a high pressure LPG pipeline exploded in upper Assam's Sibsagar district on Monday, a senior police officer said.
20 Aug 2014
Guwahati/Golaghat: A large number of people today blocked the NH-37 by burning tyres and felling trees on the road at Borsapori, Borjuri and Kuruwabahi in protest against the police action in Rongajan in Golaghat district.
20 Aug 2014
Golaghat: Three persons were killed and six injured in police firing in this Assam town on Thursday when a mob tried to set ablaze the deputy commissioner's office and a police station and targetted a hospital in continuing violence along the state's border with Nagaland, after which indefinite curfew was clamped in the areas and Army called out.
14 Aug 2014
Guwahati: Assam government proposed to hike the salaries and allowances of Chief Minister, Ministers, Speaker, Deputy Speaker, Leader of Opposition and all present and former MLAs by over 90 percent with immediate effect.
29 Aug 2014
Itanagar/ Kokrajhar: Incessant rainfall for the past couple of days has triggered landslides and floods in several parts of Arunachal Pradesh and Assam.