06 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Dubbed as the 'Forest Man of India', Jadav Molai Payeng has single-handedly planted a 1,360 acre forest out of washed-out land. This man-made forest in Assam is a home to large number of fauna including Bengal tigers, deers, rhinoceros, rabbits and a variety of birds.
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.
09 Apr 2015
Chennai: NDA (National Democratic Alliance) ally PMK on Thursday flayed the Prime Minister's 'silence' on gunning down of 20 people, many of them Tamils, in a police operation in Andhra Pradesh against red sanders smugglers and sought a probe either by a Supreme Court judge or CBI, saying only Central intervention could ensure justice.
21 Apr 2015
Cairo: Ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi was on Tuesday sentenced to 20 years in jail by an Egyptian court over the killing of protesters while he was in power, the first ruling against the country's first elected leader.
04 Apr 2015
Hyderabad: Two armed gangsters, who were on the run after killing two policemen and injuring three others on April 2 in Nalgonda district of Telangana were shot dead on Saturday in an encounter even as a constable lost his life in the gunfight, police said.
21 Apr 2015
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has condoled the death of former state governor JB Patnaik on Tuesday.
29 Apr 2015
Guwahati: Former Assam Assembly Speaker and Asom Gana Parishad leader Pulakesh Baruah today joined the Bharatiya Janata Party.
17 Apr 2015
Tezpur: Two earthquakes of moderate intensity rocked Assam in the early hours on Friday, according to Regional Seismological Centre, Shillong.
27 Apr 2015
Guwahati: Security forces busted two major hideouts of NDFB(S) militants inside thick jungles in Assam's Kokrajhar and Chirang districts, a defence spokesperson said here on Monday.
12 Apr 2015
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government should implead itself in cases in Supreme Court and Andhra Pradesh High Court seeking a CBI probe into the April 7 gunning down of 20 woodcutters by police, PMK chief Dr S Ramadoss said on Sunday.