Assam News

Provide relief to flood-affected families in Assam: CM Sarbananda Sonowal to DCs

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday directed all Deputy Commissioners to ensure that families affected by the current wave floods is provided with relief materials, irrespective of

Jul 17, 2017, 19:27 PM IST

NIA files charge-sheet against top ULFA leaders

A case was registered at the NIA, Guwahati, in December 2013 under various sections of the IPC as well as Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

Jul 15, 2017, 21:12 PM IST

Assam: Five poachers arrested, tiger skin seized in Barpeta

Five suspected poachers were arrested today and a tiger skin was seized in Barpeta district by Forest Department officials.

Jul 14, 2017, 20:36 PM IST
Flood-hit Assam puts rescuers on 'war footing'; toll hits 53

Flood-hit Assam puts rescuers on 'war footing'; toll hits 53

The Kaziranga National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site, is home to an estimated 2,500 rhinos out of a world population of some 3,000.

Jul 14, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
Assam flood situation critical, toll rises to 49; over 17 lakh hit

Assam flood situation critical, toll rises to 49; over 17 lakh hit

Around 77 per cent of the Kaziranga National Park, including 134 anti-poaching camps, has been inundated, leaving some animals dead and some moving to nearby highlands.

Jul 13, 2017, 23:17 PM IST

SC upset over Assam CM 'interfering' with NRC draft preparation

The court said that in the event of any difficulty, the State Coordinator for National Registration would apprise the court of the same.

Jul 13, 2017, 22:17 PM IST

Central team to visit Assam to asses flood situation

Rijiju today toured flood-ravaged Lakhimpur, Dhemaji and Majuli districts along with senior central and state government officials.

Jul 13, 2017, 20:35 PM IST
Toll in Assam floods touches 49

Toll in Assam floods touches 49

Rajnath Singh said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said the Centre would render all possible help to Assam.

Jul 13, 2017, 20:32 PM IST
Assam flood situation worsens, 44 dead, 17 lakh people affected; PM Narendra Modi, CM Sonowal assure all help

Assam flood situation worsens, 44 dead, 17 lakh people affected; PM Narendra Modi, CM Sonowal assure all help

With the flood situation worsening in Assam, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal onWednesday reviewed the overall flood scenario of Biswanath, Sonitpur, Karbi Anglong, Golaghat and Nagaon with senior

Jul 13, 2017, 09:26 AM IST
Flood situation critical in Assam, death toll 44; over 17 lakh people hit

Flood situation critical in Assam, death toll 44; over 17 lakh people hit

The ASDMA said a total of 17,18,135 people were affected as on Wednesday.

Jul 12, 2017, 22:20 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi expresses anguish over flood situation Northeast, assures help

PM Narendra Modi expresses anguish over flood situation Northeast, assures help

 PM Modi on Wednesday expressed anguish over the flood situation in various parts of the Northeast.

Jul 12, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
Assam flood worsens: Death toll reaches 39, over 15 lakh people hit

Assam flood worsens: Death toll reaches 39, over 15 lakh people hit

The flood situation deteriorated further in Assam on Tuesday with six more persons losing their lives and over 15 lakh people across 23 districts affected by the deluge.

Jul 11, 2017, 22:47 PM IST
www.dibru.net Dibrugarh University Result 2017 for BA/ BSc/BCom 2nd, 4th, 6th Semester declared; check dibru.ac.in

www.dibru.net Dibrugarh University Result 2017 for BA/ BSc/BCom 2nd, 4th, 6th Semester declared; check dibru.ac.in

The Dibrugarh University on Monday (July 10, 2017) declared the results of BA/ BSc/BCom 2nd, 4th and 6th Semester examination.

Jul 10, 2017, 12:46 PM IST

PM Modi speaks to Assam CM, takes stock of flood situation

PM Modi on Sunday spoke to Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal.

Jul 09, 2017, 20:30 PM IST
PM Modi calls Sonowal to take stock of Assam flood situation

PM Modi calls Sonowal to take stock of Assam flood situation

Modi enquired about measures taken by the Assam government to provide succour to the marooned people, damage caused by flood and status of relief and rescue operations.

Jul 09, 2017, 19:36 PM IST

Flood situation in Assam deteriorates, toll mounts to 26

The flood situation in Assam deteriorated on Sunday.

Jul 09, 2017, 17:58 PM IST

Assam flood situation improves, rivers in UP in spate

Over 5,000 people have taken shelter in various relief camps as waters of Imphal, Nambul and other rivers entered various localities of the state capital.  

Jul 08, 2017, 22:26 PM IST
Half of Assam affected by flood, toll mounts to 22

Half of Assam affected by flood, toll mounts to 22

Of the 35 districts in the state, 17 were affected by the flood, while 4.5 lakh people were hit, it said.

Jul 08, 2017, 00:08 AM IST

Over 39 thousand people homeless as Assam floods worsen

The situation has made the state government to open 128 relief camps with Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal taking stock of the situation.

Jul 07, 2017, 09:53 AM IST

Two drug peddlers arrested in Guwahati

Acting on a tip-off, the duo were nabbed yesterday from ISBT area and 200 gram heroin, with market value of Rs 20 lakh, was seized, NCB Superintendent Dilip Robi Das said.  

Jul 06, 2017, 12:28 PM IST

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