02 Mar 2015
Guwahati: The Assam government has spent over Rs 2,100 crore in the state between 2011-12 and 2013-14 under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act to generate nearly ten crore mandays.
02 Mar 2015
Guwahati: Assam Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya on Sunday expressed concern over rhino poaching and said that all measures would be taken to protect the world famous one-horn animal.
26 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Ace Indian fashion designer Manish Malhotra will be involved in the launch of WEvolve global campaign at the forthcoming Lakme Fashion Week (LFW).
25 Dec 2014
Guwahati: The toll rose to 78 today in attacks by NDFB(S) and retaliatory violence in lower Assam with Adivasis setting afire houses of Bodos as the backlash to the Tuesday massacre continued for the second day.
27 Feb 2015
Washington: Expressing concern over the continuing political violence in Bangladesh, the US has called for a viable opposition to create inclusive processes and address the current impasse in the country, days after a court ordered the arrest of former prime minister Khaleda Zia in connection with two graft cases.
24 Dec 2014
Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh on Wednesday sounded a high alert after a series of attacks by suspected National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFBs) militants at Sonitpur and Kokrajhar districts of neighboring Assam.
06 Jan 2015
Guwahati: NIA chief Sharad Kumar reached Assam on Tuesday to take stock of the central agency's probe into the recent violence in Assam that left 81 people dead and over two lakh homeless.
29 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday night spoke to Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi and discussed with him the ongoing relief operations in the violence-hit areas of the state.
26 Dec 2014
Kolkata: Tribals from Assam are coming over to West Bengal for shelter after the killings in the northeastern state, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Thursday, asserting that her government would house the victims and has made all arrangements to help them.
30 Dec 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday said it was the "joint failure" of both the state and central governments to prevent the recent carnage of tribals by Bodo miltant group NDFB (Songbijit) in the state.