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Minor boy abducted and killed for ransom in Assam

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 18:35

A 12-year old boy was abducted and killed for ransom by a man at Changsari in Kamrup (Rural) district, police said on Monday.

Over 14,000 police posts vacant in Assam

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 18:30

Nearly 20 per cent posts of the 75,559-strong Assam Police is lying vacant at present, the state Assembly was informed on Monday.

Crime against women tops the list of crimes in Assam

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 15:19

Crime against women has topped the list of the number of different types of crimes committed in Assam since 2011, the Assembly was informed Monday.

Insurgency claimed 2400 lives in Assam since 2001: Minister

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 13:02

2,400 persons were killed and over 5,500 people injured by militant organisations in Assam since 2001, the state Assembly was informed on Monday.

NDFB-Songbijit militant killed in encounter in Assam

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 11:29

A militant of NDFB-Songbijit faction has been killed in an encounter with a joint team of police and Army in Assam, a senior police officer said on Monday.

ULFA(I) militant arrested in Assam

Last Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014, 15:37

An ULFA (Independent) militant was arrested from Majuli river island in Jorhat district, a police official said Friday.

Three militants killed, jawan injured in encounter

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 13:04

Three militants of Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) were killed and a jawan of Assam Rifles was injured during an encounter in Tamenglong district Thursday.

Flood affects 15 villages in Sonitpur district in Assam

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 22:35

More than five thousand people in 15 villages of Assam`s Sonitpur district have been affected with water level of the rivers.

Assam 2008 serial bomb blast accused killed in encounter

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 22:37

A NDFB-Songbijit militant, wanted by CBI in 2008 Guwahati serial bomb blast case, was on Sunday killed in an encounter with police in Assam`s Kokrajhar district, a top police officer said.

Gogoi meets senior Congress leaders

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 01:19

Facing revolt, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday met senior Congress leaders here to discuss the situation in the state where a senior minister has quit the government expressing no confidence in his leadership.