28 Jan 2015
Berlin: The United States President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed their concern about Russia's role in rising violence in eastern Ukraine in a phone call late on Tuesday and agreed on the need for funds to stabilise the Ukrainian economy.
27 Jan 2015
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi announced that players winning gold, silver and bronze medals at the upcoming 35th National Games in Kerala would be given cash incentives of Rs five lakh, three lakh and two lakh respectively.
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.
26 Jan 2015
Guwahati: The 66th Republic Day was celebrated across Assam on Monday with enthusiasm, with people ignoring threats from militants. Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi unfurled the tricolour at a function at the Khanapara veterinary college here.
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.
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.
26 Jan 2015
Imphal: Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh on Monday appealed to the insurgent groups to shun violence for the development of the state.
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.
24 Jan 2015
Dhaka: Two more people, including a child, have been killed in fresh violence in Bangladesh pushing the death toll to 34, as anti-government protesters targeted several vehicles with petrol bombs in one of the worst attacks since the political unrest began earlier this month.