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.
20 Sep 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday sought a share of China's USD 20 billion investment committed by its President Xi Jinping for the north eastern region.
19 Sep 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday urged Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to initiate immediate measures to deploy Sashtra Seema Bal (SSB) as a neutral force in the affected villages along its border with Nagaland.
18 Sep 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up the issue of construction of dams on the Brahmaputra River by China with visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping.
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.
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.
16 Sep 2014
Nagaon/Silchar: Opposition BJP wrested Silchar constituency from the Congress while the All India United Democratic Front and the ruling Congress retained Jamunamukh and Lakhipur seats respectively in the Assembly by-polls in Assam.
12 Sep 2014
Guwahati: Campaigning for the by-elections to three Assembly constituencies of Silchar, Lakhipur and Jamunamukh on September 13 has ended.
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.
13 Sep 2014
Guwahati: Altogether 47 percent polling was recorded till 1 PM in the bye-election to three Assam Assembly constituencies of Silchar, Lakhipur and Jamunamukh on Saturday to decide the fate of 25 contestants, Election Office here said.