20 Aug 2014
Guwahati: A man and a child were killed even as over four lakh people continued to reel under floods caused by surging waters of the Brahmaputra and its tributaries in Assam, an official said on Tuesday.
23 Aug 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi announced that the state government would go for a CBI probe into the recent happenings along the Assam-Nagaland border in the wake of kidnapping of two youths allegedly by Naga miscreants on June 26.
31 Aug 2014
Guwahati: One of the first luxury river cruises from Patna to Varanasi on the Ganga River, traversing a distance of over 420 km has been launched. The cruise, ‘MV Rajmahal’ has been launched by the state-based Assam Bengal Navigation Company (ABN).
22 Aug 2014
Guwahati: Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju held a meeting with Assam and Nagaland chief ministers, where it was decided to work out a joint mechanism to defuse recurring tension along the border between both two states.
30 Jul 2014
Tezpur(Assam): More than five thousand people in 15 villages of Assam's Sonitpur district have been affected with water level of the rivers rising alarmingly today due to heavy rainfall in the catchment areas of neighbouring Arunachal Pradesh.
21 Aug 2014
Guwahati: Army on Thursday conducted flag march in Assam's troubled Golaghat district near the border with Nagaland, even as a youth was injured when security forces fired rubber bullets at protestors who defied a curfew.
20 Aug 2014
Tezpur/Jorhat: The flood situation in Assam remained critical in a number of districts including Dhemaji, Lakhimpur and Sonitpur with two persons losing their lives and over one lakh people being affected.
12 Aug 2014
Guwahati: Assam will observe state Mourning Day on August 16 to mourn the tragic death of the innocent persons, mostly children, killed in bomb blast on August 15, 2004 at Dhemaji.
08 Aug 2014
Guwahati: At least 272 persons have died in Assam after being diagnosed of having Encephalitis this year. Of the 272 having shown Acute Encephalitis Syndrome, 124 perished due to Japanese Encephalitis (JE) alone, an NRHM health official said on Friday.
19 Aug 2014
Nagaland/Guwahati: Situation in Assam-Nagaland border areas remained tense as death toll touched nine, said a senior police official. The affected areas remain tense due to killings in Merapani and Uriamghat of Golaghat district of Assam.