Guwahati, Jan 28 (IANS) Sanjay Singh, a Lok Sabha member of the Congress from Sultanpur constituency in Uttar Pradesh, Tuesday filed nomination papers for one of the three Rajya Sabha seats in Assam, leading to resentment among many Congress leaders in the state. Singh arrived in Guwahati Monday evening after the Congress decided to field him for one Rajya Sabha seat from Assam. He filed his ...
851 buses have been sanctioned by the Urban Development Ministry for Assam and Chhattisgarh under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission scheme.
Guwahati/New Delhi, Jan. 28, (ANI): Two people, including a senior police officer and an informer, were killed and four others were injured on Tuesday after a police team was ambushed by militants in Assam's Sonitpur district. The militants had fired on a team of police who were returning to the local police station. Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Gulzar Hussain was killed in the ...
By Hemanta Kumar Nath, Guwahati, Jan 28 : At least two people, including a top police official, were killed and five others were injured in a gun fight with anti-talk faction group of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) at a remote area in Sonitpur district along the Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border on Tuesday morning, officials said.
Guwahati, Jan 28 (IANS): A police officer was killed and five constables were injured when militants ambushed a patrolling party in Assam's Sonitpur district Tuesday, police said.
Mediapersons today defied the diktat of the militants and observed 65th Republic Day here today.
Assam GDP to grow 9 per cent in 12th Five Year Plan: Janaki Ballav Patnaik
Guwahati, Jan 26 (IANS) Defying boycott calls and a general strike called by the militant outfits, the people of Assam came out to the streets in large numbers Sunday to celebrate the Republic Day. Governor J.B. Patnaik urged all the militant outfits of the state to shun the path of violence to bring in development in the state. Outfits like the anti-talk faction of the ULFA and the National ...
Guwahati, Jan. 25: The Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) today served a week's deadline to the Assam government demanding legal action against revenue department officials who had allegedly helped Topcem Cements Private Ltd to acquire patta of 34 bighas of tribal-belt land at Khetri, on the city's outskirts, in 2008.
A farmers’ organisation sent the industry circles in Assam in a tizzy on Friday by grabbing large swathes of land belonging to a cement manufacturing company.
Guwahati, Jan 25 : The Assam Police Friday announced cash awards to the tune of Rs.5 lakh on some leaders of the Kamatapur Liberation Organisation (KLO).
Guwahati, Jan. 24: Assam police today announced cash rewards of Rs 62 lakh for those who can provide information about 11 militants of the Kamtapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) and seven cadres of the NDFB's Songbijit faction.
The Assam Police Friday announced cash awards to the tune of Rs.5 lakh on some leaders of the Kamatapur Liberation Organisation (KLO).
By Hemanta Kumar Nath, Guwahati, Jan 24 : Two people were killed and another was injured in two separate explosions in Assam on Thursday ahead of the Republic Day celebration.
Guwahati, Jan 24 (IANS) There is "sort of a consensus" and positive response in Assam from all organisations, including political parties, on the issue of creating a legislative council in the state, a parliamentary panel's chief said here Friday. "There is sort of a consensus in Assam over the issue of creation of the legislative council. All the organisations, including political parties, have ...
Guwahati, April 1 : Life is limping back to normal in Sualkuchi - the silk town of Assam, where seven people including two policemen were injured in a clash between weavers and security forces, the government said Monday, adding it will order a judicial probe into the incident.
Guwahati, Jan 24 (IANS): Two people were killed when a bomb exploded in a car in Assam's Dima Hasao district, police said Friday.
Guwahati, Jan 22 (IANS): The ruling Congress in Assam has chalked out a strategy to win all three Rajya Sabha seats in the state, polling for which will take place Feb 7, party leaders said Wednesday.
Guwahati, Jan 22 (PTI) Election for three Rajya Sabha seats from Assam, which will become vacant on April 9, would be held on February 7, according to an official notification today.
Guwahati, Jan 22 (PTI) Journalists Forum Assam has appealed to the people of the North East to defy the diktat of separatists and celebrate Republic Day.