30 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Government on Monday granted a two-year extension to the 33 million pre-paid mobile services in Jammu and Kashmir and the northeastern states, including Assam.
27 Mar 2015
Guwahati: Assam government on Friday asserted that there would be no compromise with state borders even if the Centre agreed to demand by NSCN(IM) (National Socialist Council of Nagaland - Isak-Muivah ) regarding formation of 'Nagalim' (Greater Nagaland) during ongoing discussion with the group.
26 Mar 2015
Guwahati: A day after its announcement, Assam Assembly Speaker Pranab Kumar Gogoi on Thursday withdrew formation of a House Committee to probe the alleged irregularities in functioning of the PWD, saying the government agency was doing "good job".
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.
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.
18 Mar 2015
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has urged the public sector banks to not be confined only to business houses but to play an important role in overall development of the state by discharging their social responsibilities.
20 Mar 2015
Washington: Indian-American Christians have asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take steps to end the escalation of violence against Christian institutions and their leaders in India.
19 Mar 2015
Guwahati: Assam government's Planning and Development Department (PND) has prepared a 20-year Perspective Infrastructure Development Plan for infrastructural development 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.