27 Aug 2014
Guwahati: Over 12 lakh people have been affected in floods in 16 districts of Assam. Many rivers, including the mighty Brahmaputra and its tributaries, continue to flow above the danger level, the authorities said on Wednesday.
05 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang suggested converting the disputed boundaries with neighbouring Assam as ‘Line of Control’ to ensure that no new settlement comes up there.
10 Sep 2014
Islamabad: At least 35 militants were killed in an airstrike launched by the Pakistan army in the country's northwest tribal area of North Waziristan on Wednesday morning, an army statement said.
10 Sep 2014
Srinagar: Three militants were killed in a fierce gun-battle with Army troops along the LoC in North Kashmir on Wednesday.
04 Sep 2014
Guwahati: The Assam government on Wednesday announced exemption of entertainment tax on ‘Mary Kom’, a new Bollywood movie on the World champion woman boxer from Manipur.
28 Aug 2014
Guwahati: Assam Police has rescued 422 victims of human trafficking, mostly minors, and arrested 281 offenders since 2011, according to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), highlighting the magnitude of this problem in the entire northeastern region.Official records showed that of the total 93 victims of trafficking in 2011, 36 were minors, and of these 36, 28 were girls.
06 Sep 2014
Islamabad: At least 110 people have been killed and 148 others injured in torrential monsoon rains in Pakistan that have wreaked havoc across the country as troops raced to evacuate people from deluged areas.
01 Sep 2014
Dibrugarh (Assam): Three persons, including two women, were killed and seven others injured, when a high pressure LPG pipeline exploded in upper Assam's Sibsagar district on Monday, a senior police officer said.
18 Aug 2014
Jaipur: Not many people know about it but Janmashtami, which marks the birth of Lord Krishna, is celebrated in a big way in a sacred place for the Muslim community in Rajasthan.
29 Aug 2014
Itanagar/ Kokrajhar: Incessant rainfall for the past couple of days has triggered landslides and floods in several parts of Arunachal Pradesh and Assam.