Kolkata: The police custody of Assamese singer Sadananda Gogoi, arrested last week in connection with the Saradha ponzi scheme scam, was on Wednesday extended till September 20 by a court here
Guwahati: In a shocking piece of news, former Assam director general of police (DGP) Shankar Barua, whose residence was searched by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) last month in
Guwahati: Assam government on Tuesday started the process of decentralisation in the police force by giving power to the district Superintendent of Police for transfering Inspector or lower-
Guwahati: Two sons from separate political parties today won the Jamunamukh and Lakhipur seats during the bypolls in Assam, following the family tradition.
Opposition All India United
Nagaon/Silchar: Opposition BJP wrested Silchar constituency from the Congress while the All India United Democratic Front and the ruling Congress retained Jamunamukh and Lakhipur seats
Nagaon/Silchar: Congress and AIUDF bagged one seat each in Assam Assembly bypoll, while BJP is leading in another.
AIDUF's Abdur Rahim Ajmal won the Jamunamukh seat defeating Congress
Tezpur (Assam): A suspected NDFB(S) terrorist was injured on Monday in an encounter with security forces near Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border.
Sonitpur district Superintendent of
Imphal: The Union Home Ministry has proposed raising of two battalions of Border Security Force (BSF) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) comprising surrendered militants of Assam and Manipur, an
Rangiya: A 25-year-old woman was gang-raped allegedly by a youth she trusted as her lover and seven of his friends at Hajo in Rangiya on Saturday night.
Sub-Divisional Police Officer
Guwahati: A group of women from Nagaland tried to stop the convoy of Assam Principal Secretary M G V K Bhanu when he went to villages rocked by last month's violence along the inter-state
Tezpur: A tea trader was killed and two others including a tea garden manger were injured in a grenade blast by suspected NDFB(S) terrorists at Dalgaon area in Darrang district, police said on
Kolkata: The Special Crime branch of CBI on Saturday got five days police custody of Assamese singer Sadanand Gogoi, who was arrested yesterday in the city in connection with the Saradha ponzi
Guwahati: Nearly 70 per cent polling was recorded in the peaceful bye-election for three seats of Assam Assembly today to decide the fate of 25 contestants in Silchar, Lakhipur and
Guwahati: Bye-elections to three Assam Assembly constituencies-Silchar, Lakhipur and Jamunamukh will be held on Saturday to decide the political fate of 25 contestants.
Guwahati: Campaigning for the bye-elections to three Assembly constituencies of Silchar, Lakhipur and Jamunamukh on September 13 ended today.
All the contesting parties --
Guwahati: Assam government on Tuesday withdrew Assamese as the official language of the Barak valley with immediate effect.
"The Government of Assam has withdrawn the circular PLC 14/
Guwahati: The Assam Government has deputed the Additional Director General of Police (Vigilance and Anti Corruption) on Tuesday to Jammu and Kashmir to liaise with the state government in order
New Delhi: A minor Assamese girl who was allegedly trafficked to Delhi and forced into prostitution has been rescued by police from southeast Delhi's Okhla area.
A woman, identified
Karimganj(Assam): The two minor school girls, found hanging from a tree at a village in the district, committed suicide and were not raped, according to the post-mortem report received on
Kaziranga: Centre on Friday said it may consider CBI inquiry into poaching of world-famous one-horned rhinos and other animals in Kaziranga National Park.
"CBI will be the right
Morigaon: Normal life was affected in Morigaon district and parts of neighbouring Nagaon and Kamrup (Metro) districts following a day long central Assam bandh called on Thursday by the All Tiwa
New Delhi: Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang on Thursday suggested converting the disputed boundaries with neighbouring Assam as "Line of Control" to ensure that no new settlement comes up
Haflong: A huge quantity of explosives were recovered from a train at Lower Haflong Railway station in Assam's Dima Hasao district on Thursday.
The explosives were recovered from a
Muzaffarnagar: An Assam Rifles jawan is reported to be missing since August 18, when he was supposed to join duty in Mizoram, police said Thursday.
Jawan Vipin Kumar did not report
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday called for proper mapping of areas from where incidents of trafficking of children and women are reported.
Gogoi, who chaired a
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