7 more bodies recovered in Assam, govt bans bandhs for a month

The toll in continuing violence in Assam mounted to 95 on Wednesday with the recovery of seven bodies.

Violence defamed Assam internationally: Shinde

Sushil Kumar Shinde on Monday said the clashes between Bodos and immigrant Muslims have defamed Assam internationally.

Two labourers killed in fresh attacks in Assam

Two labourers were killed and another seriously injured in fresh violence in riot-hit lower Assam on Wednesday taking the overall death toll to 80.

Inter-ministerial team to visit Assam

An inter-ministerial central team of senior officers will visit Assam on Tuesday to assess relief and rehabilitation requirements.

Curfew relaxed in Rangiya; no new fresh incident of violence

Curfew in Rangiya sub-division of Kamrup Rural district was relaxed on Friday even as no incident of fresh violence was reported from of Assam.

Assam: About three lakh inmates still in 228 relief camps

Altogether 2,92,852 inmates are currently living in 228 relief camps in four trouble-torn districts of lower Assam.

Tarun Gogoi has failed: AIUDF chief

AIUDF chief Badruddin Ajmal on Sunday said Assam CM had failed in his duty as the state home minister.

Violence to continue if Indo-Bangla border not sealed: AASU

All Assam Students` Union said violent incidents like recent clashes in BTAD and Dhubri would continue until Indo-Bangla border was properly sealed.

Assam violence: Gogoi recommends CBI probe, toll 73

Fresh incidences of violence were reported in lower Assam districts even as government on Tuesday recommended a CBI probe into the ethnic clashes.

Indefinite curfew on in Chirang, 2 held in Baksa

Security forces maintained a round-the-clock vigil in lower Assam districts, where violence resurfaced.

Gogoi directs admn to ensure facilities for camp inmates

Gogoi has directed the GoM to proceed to the riot affected districts immediately.

Centre`s Assam package will trigger illegal immigration: Punj

BJP on Tuesday alleged that the UPA government at Centre is indulging in "vote bank politics" in Assam.

Situation in lower Assam calm, 3 deaths in Dhubri camps

Curfew was on Tuesday relaxed in Kokrajhar for two more hours, while night curfew continued in Chirang and Dhubri district.

Assam violence: PC reviews rehab work, assures all help

P Chidambaram on Monday met victims of ethnic violence in a camp for refugees in Assam`s strife-torn Kokrajhar district.

Congress backs Tarun Gogoi

Amid mounting criticism of Assam govt`s handling of ethnic violence in the state, Congress on Friday strongly backed Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi.

Centre rushes 2 medical teams to Assam

Centre on Friday rushed two teams of doctors and nurses to the riot-hit regions of Assam.

WB to take care of Assam refugees: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said her government would take the "best care" of refugees who had crossed over to the state from Assam following the ethnic violence there.

We want to live not like animals: Relief camp inmate

"We want to live in our homes and not like animals in relief camps," said a inmate put up at one of the temporary shelters after Assam violence.

2,000 refugees in Jalpaiguri from Kokrajhar

With the situation remaining grave in Kokrajhar district in Assam, around 2,000 people have migrated to Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal.

Political parties caution Meghalaya govt against influx

Political parties and student bodies have asked Meghalaya government to pre-empt any possible influx of Bangladeshi migrants into the state.