NDFB(S) miliant killed in encounter in Assam

A 'section commander' of the NDFB (Songbijit) was killed in an encounter with a joint police and an Assam Rifle team in Sonitpur district of Assam along the Arunachal Pradesh border, a police officer said on Monday.

India to tighten vigil along Myanmar border

India would strengthen vigil along its border with Myanmar to check drugs and arms smuggling besides movement of inimical elements, including militants, officials said on Thursday.

Two NDFB militants killed in encounter in Assam's Sonitpur

Two National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Sonitpur district of Assam on Wednesday.

Four Assam Rifles personnel injured in attack in Nagaland

Four Assam Rifles jawans were injured as unidentified armed miscreants attacked the Company Operating Base and outpost of 19 Assam Rifles here on Thursday.

Large haul of arms, ammunition in Mizoram border village

Mizoram police in a joint operation with Assam Rifles personnel seized seven US-made M4A1 carbines, one AK-56 assault rifle and 500 rounds of ammunition on a road between Champhai and Zote village Thursday, police said.

Chapchar Kut celebrated in Mizoram

 Chapchar Kut, the most important traditional festival of the Mizos was observed across Mizoram today with the biggest celebration being held at the Assam Rifles ground here.

Arms peddler apprehended at Tripura-Mizoram border

Troopers of the 30th battalion of Assam Rifles have arrested an alleged arms peddler from the Tripura-Mizoram border, based on specific intelligence information.

Two killed, one injured in firing by Assam Rifles personnel

 Two persons were killed and a woman injured in a firing allegedly by Assam Rifles personnel at Mission Chariali area of Tezpur in lower Assam's Sonitpur district tonight, a senior police officer said.

Rajnath Singh visits Indo-Myanmar border

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday visited Moreh, the border trading centre between India and Myanmar, and interacted with jawans of Assam Rifles deployed there.

Two DHNA militants nabbed in Assam

Two militants belonging to the Dima Hasao National Army were apprehended and arms recovered from their possession during a joint operation by the Army and police in Dima Hasao district.

Northeastern states alerted to likely terror strikes ahead of Republic Day celebrations

A massive security alert has been sounded across northeast India after separatist rebels announced a boycott of the Republic Day celebrations Jan 26, a home ministry official said Friday.

Two jawans injured in militant attack in Manipur

Imphal: Two Assam Rifles jawans were injured, one of them seriously, when militants attacked their post in Manipur's interior Chandel district bordering Myanmar.

Heavy firing between NDFB(S), Assam Rifles in Sonitpur

An encounter on Friday took place between NDFB-Songbijit militants and 12 Assam Rifles personnel in Itakhola area of Assam's Sonitpur district along Arunachal Pradesh, a police officer said.

Powerful bomb found near Indo-Myanmar border

A three-kg IED planted by militants was found near an Assam Rifles post at the border town of Moreh in Manipur's Chandel district, police said here on Saturday.

12 Assam Rifles personnel injured in militant attack in Manipur

At least 12 Assam Rifles personnel were injured in an IED attack by unidentified militants at Kambiron in Manipur's interior Tamenglong district, official sources said on Wednesday.

Border alert ahead of PM Narendra Modi's northeast visit

Security forces are keeping a strict vigil along India's border with Bangladesh and Myanmar ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the northeast by November-end, an official said here on Saturday.

Manipur: Irom Sharmila's fast enters 15th year

Sit-in-protests, hunger strike and demonstrations joined by students, civil society organisations and human rights activists were held in Manipur to express solidarity with social activist Irom Chanu Sharmila whose fast demanding repeal of the AFSPA, 1958 from the state entered its 15th year.

Four NSCN(IM) militants killed in separate encounters

Four NSCN (IM) militants were killed in two separate encounters with Assam Rifles and the police in Dima Hasao district and arms recovered from them, Defence sources said today.

Assam Rifles jawan goes missing

An Assam Rifles jawan is reported to be missing since August 18, when he was supposed to join duty in Mizoram, police said Thursday.

Two Assam Rifles jawans killed in bomb explosion

Two jawans of the Assam Rifles were killed and another injured when a powerful bomb exploded in interior Chandel district of Manipur, police said on Thursday.