Category Archives: Assam

Assam: CM Sonowal inspects preparation at FIFA U-17 venue

GUWAHATI, May 24: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal along with Union Minister of State (i/c) Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel visited Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium at Sarusajai here and took stock of the preparations and other ancillary facilities for ...Read More

Assam Terror funding case: NIA sentences three to life imprisonment

GUWAHATI, May 24: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Special Court in Guwahati sentenced three convicts of the Dima Hasao terror funding case to life imprisonment and awarded eight to 12 years' imprisonment to 11 others convicted in the case. The ...Read More

CRPF IGP says ‘fake encounter’ in Assam by Army, Police & his force; calls for full-fledged investigation

GUWAHATI, May 24: In a shocking turn of events, an Inspector General of Police, serving with the CRPF in the North East has alleged that an encounter carried out in a joint operation by the Army, Assam Police, CRPF and ...Read More

Assam: IAF aircraft goes missing near Tezpur; might have strayed into Arunachal-Chinese border!

Guwahati, May 23, 2017: A Sukhoi-30 MKI fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force on Tuesday went missing after it lost contact with radar in Assam's Tezpur area, near China border. "The Sukhoi aircraft went missing near Tezpur while on ...Read More

Assam: Karbi’s titular king arrested on charges of rape!

Guwahati May 23: A 53-year-old tribal king was arrested in Assam on charges of raping a 33-year-old mother of four children. Harsing Ronghang, the titular king of the Karbi people, one of the predominant tribes in Assam, was arrested on ...Read More

Breaking: Major Gogoi, who tied civilian to jeep gets award from Indian Army

May 22: Major Leetul Gogoi, who tied a civilian to an army jeep as a human shield in Kashmir, has been awarded by the Indian Army for counter-insurgency operations. Army Chief General Rawat has awarded Gogoi with a commendation card for ...Read More

Assam: Fromer Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi prevented from visiting Dhola-Sadiya bridge

Guwahati, May 22 : Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi was today prevented from visiting Dhola-Sadiya bridge in Tinsukia district to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday citing "security concerns". The site of the bridge, construction of ...Read More

AKRSU announces 36 hour Assam bandh demanding separate Kamatapur state

GUWAHATI, May 22: Irked with the indifferent attitude of the state government towards its demand for formation of a separate state of Kamatapur, the All Assam Koch Rabongshi Students Union (AKRSU) has called for a 36 hours Assam bandh on ...Read More

Assam: Banned notes of Rs 95 lakh busted at a lodge in Guwahati

Guwahati, May 21 2017: The sleuths of Bureau of Investigation (Economic Offences) of Assam police seized huge quantity of scrapping notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000, amount worth of Rs 95 lakh from a lodge in Guwahati on Saturday ...Read More


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