23 Apr 2016
Guwahati/Jorhat: The water level in river Brahmaputra and its tributaries in Assam is rising as heavy rains continue to lash the state for past seven days.
21 Apr 2016
Srinagar: Two unidentified militants were killed today in an encounter with security forces in north Kashmir's Kupwara district, the army said. Acting on specific information about the presence of militants in Putshai area of Lolab in the district, security forces cordoned off the area and began a search operation today, an army official said.
01 Feb 2016
Guwahati: Nearly 1,450 cadres of different militant groups were arrested across the state last year and a huge cache of arms and ammunition seized, Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya informed the Assembly.
12 Apr 2016
Guwahati: AIUDF president and perfume baron Badruddin Ajmal has said that Congress, which had rejected his offer of an alliance in assembly polls, will be responsible if BJP wins in Assam because of division of secular votes.
12 Apr 2016
Guwahati: Both the BJP-led alliance and the Congress have left no stone unturned in securing tribal votes which may turn out to be a key factor in deciding the result of the ongoing Assam assembly election.
11 Apr 2016
Guwahati/Kolkata: High voter turnout was recorded in the assembly polls in Assam and West Bengal where an estimated 79 percent and 75 percent of the voters cast their ballots today till around 4:30 pm amid sporadic clashes and police firing that resulted in the death of an elderly voter.
10 Apr 2016
Guwahati: The stage is set for the second and final phase of polling in Assam that will decide the fate of 525 candidates in 61 Assembly constituencies with ruling Congress, BJP-AGP-BPF alliance and AIUDF locked in a keen contest.
31 Mar 2016
Srinagar: A 45-year-old woman was tonight shot dead allegedly by unidentified gunmen in south Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said.
09 Apr 2016
Guwahati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the ongoing Assembly polls in Assam is not about winning or losing, but it is significant for the future of the state.
04 Apr 2016
Goalpara (Assam): Campaigning for the second and last phase of elections, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi said his party is committed to 'Make in Assam' initiative to provide employment to more than 10 lakh youths.