21 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today reviewed flood situation in Assam and assured all Central assistance for rescue and relief operations there. Singh telephoned Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, who briefed him about the floods which have hit people in 13 districts.
20 Aug 2015
Guwahati: The flood situation in Assam turned grim today following incessant rains here in the past few days which have affected nearly two lakh people in over 280 villages in the state.
04 Sep 2015
Jorhat: The flood situation in Assam remains grim as 26 die in a fresh round of flooding and hundreds of thousands of people remain displaced.
28 Sep 2015
Chaygaon (Assam): An overcrowded mechanised boat carrying nearly 200 people today capsized in River Kolohi in Assam's Kamrup district. The details on the casualty is not known yet, and there are no reports yet on any passenger being rescued.
29 Sep 2015
Guwahati: Following a rise in jihadi activities, Assam Police are worried about international Islamist terrorist outfits like the IS (Islamic State) making inroads into Assam, a senior police official said.
31 Aug 2015
Guwahati: The flood situation in Assam has deteriorated again, affecting 4.64 lakh people in some major towns and more than 1,000 villages and causing widespread destruction, officials said today.
21 Aug 2015
Guwahati: The flood situation in Assam worsened today following incessant rainfall in the upper catchment areas of Bhutan and Arunachal Pradesh, affecting more than three lakh people in 13 districts.
21 Sep 2015
Guwahati: Assam Chief Information Commissioner Himangshu Sekhar Das today expressed his opposition to any change in the existing RTI Act but favoured altering the rules for faster disposal of queries.
21 Sep 2015
Jammu: India and Pakistan today agreed to exercise restraint and work for defusing the situation on Line of Control (LoC) which has been witnessing repeated ceasefire violations as senior Army officers of the two countries held a Flag Meeting in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir.
14 Sep 2015
Kolkata: Accusing BJP government at the centre of creating an emergency-like situation in the country, CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury alleged that RSS is actually controlling it.