20 Sep 2014
Guwahati: Days after al-Qaeda issued a video threatening to carry out its campaign in India, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday said the terror group is trying to set up base in the state and had "tacit understanding" with ULFA.
11 Sep 2014
Ghaziabad: The mother of Nithari murders convict Surendra Koli on Thursday maintained that her son was innocent and said Koli's employer Moninder Singh Pandher was responsible for the killings.
24 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Expressing concern over deaths and losses due to floods in Meghalaya and Assam, BJP chief Amit Shah has asked partymen and public representatives in the two states, including party MPs and MLAs, to help in rescue and relief operations.
11 Sep 2014
Guwahati: A total of 25 candidates are in the fray for Saturday's by-polls in Assam's three legislative assembly constituencies - Silchar, Lakhipur and Jamunamukh.
27 Aug 2014
Guwahati: Over 12 lakh people have been affected in floods in 16 districts of Assam. Many rivers, including the mighty Brahmaputra and its tributaries, continue to flow above the danger level, the authorities said on Wednesday.
15 Sep 2014
Guwahati: A group of women from Nagaland tried to stop the convoy of Assam Principal Secretary M G V K Bhanu when he went to villages rocked by last month's violence along the inter-state border in Golaghat district.
05 Sep 2014
Guwahati: Hectic campaigning is on in Assam's three assembly segments - Silchar, Lakhipur and Jamunamukh - that will go to by-election September 13. In Cachar district's Silchar and Lakhipur assembly segments, the main contest is between the ruling Congress and the BJP.
29 Sep 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Sunday visited relief camps in severely flood-hit Goalpara district where 18 people lost their lives and a population of nearly ten lakh was affected.
25 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The death toll reached above 70 in flood hit north eastern states of Assam and Meghalaya where rain wrecked havoc. The death toll on Thursday has risen to 39 in Meghalaya, while in neighboring Assam, the floods have claimed 38 lives so far.
17 Sep 2014
Guwahati: Former Assam director general of Police Shankar Barua, quizzed recently by CBI in connection with Saradha scam, allegedly shot himself dead at his residence on Wednesday.