18 Jul 2014
Kuala Lumpur/Kiev: All 298 people on board a Malaysia Airlines plane were killed on Thursday after the jet was shot down by ‘terrorists’ over war-torn eastern Ukraine near the Russian border, nearly four months after the mysterious disappearance of MH370 in the Indian Ocean.
16 Jul 2014
Jammu: One Border Security Force (BSF) jawan was killed and seven others, including three BSF personnel and four civilians, were injured in unprovoked firing by the Pakistan Rangers at Indian border outposts along the International Border in Jammu district.
06 Jun 2014
Diphu/Guwahati: A Superintendent of Police and another police man were killed in an encounter with militants of Karbi Peoples' Liberation Tigers (KPLT) in Karbi Anglong district of Central Assam.
09 Jul 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has sought financial assistance of nearly Rs 850 crore from the Centre to develop infrastructure for the judiciary and setting up of an academy for legal education in the state.
28 Jun 2014
Boston: US President Barack Obama has greeted Muslims across the world on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, describing it as the time for self-reflection and devotion through prayer and fasting.
06 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Setting an example of rare communal harmony, more than 150 Hindu inmates of Tihar Jail here are keeping roza, the dawn-to-dusk fast during Ramzan, along with over 2,300 Muslim inmates.
05 Jul 2014
Kolkata: Tourist footfall, both foreign and domestic, in Assam is in excess of 51 lakh at present and the sector is generating a substantial amount of revenue for the state, a senior official said on Saturday.
08 May 2014
New Delhi: The Election Commission on Wednesday expressed displeasure over Assam Minister Himanta Biswal Sarmah's remarks that ‘blood of Muslims’ flows through pipes in Gujarat and warned him to be more careful in future.
08 Jul 2014
New Delhi: With dissidence against his leadership continuing, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi seems not confident in leading Congress in 2016 assembly polls in the state.
19 Jul 2014
Chennai: More than 15,000 persons lost their lives in accidents in Tamil Nadu in 2013 while there has been an increase of over one crore registered vehicles in the state during the last eight years, the state assembly was informed on Friday.