NIA searches house of Burdwan blast case prime accused

NIA sleuths on Tuesday searched the house of absconding accused of Burdwan blast, Sahanur Alam, in Barpeta district, police said.

Narendra Modi`s rally in Bongaigaon most unsuccessful: AGP

AGP MLA and Lok Sabha candidate from Barpeta constituency Phani Bhusan Choudhury on Saturday claimed that the rally of BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in Bongaigaon district was a "flop show".

Ponzi scheme company managing director detained

The managing director of a ponzi scheme company, who was on the run for over a year, was caught by aggrieved customers and handed over to the police, who detained him.

Police remove ULFA flags in Barpeta

Police on Thursday removed ULFA flags from two places in Assam`s Barpeta district.

Cash withdrawal racket busted in Arunachal

A racket allegedly involved in unauthorised withdrawal of cash from SBI customers` accounts through online transaction has been busted by the police.

Barpeta DC assaulted for stopping illegal petrol sale

The Deputy Commissioner of lower Assam`s Barpeta district was today assaulted by a group of people selling petrol illegally when he tried to stop them, official sources said.

Powerful bomb recovered from train track in Assam

A powerful bomb was recovered from a train track in Barpeta Road railway station in lower Assam`s Barpeta district on Wednesday, police said.

Assam flood situation worsens, 4 persons drown

Four persons, including a child, were drowned in the flood waters today taking the toll in the deluge to five, even as the flood situation in Assam deteriorated following incessant rainfall affecting 80,000 people.

Assam flood situation worsens

Overall flood situation in Assam deteriorated following torrential rains for past couple of days inundating low lying human habitations and cropland.

One dead, 31 injured in Assam road mishap

One person died on the spot and
31 others were injured, six of them seriously, in a road
mishap in Barpeta district of Assam today.

NHRC to probe into police firing in Barpeta

The National Human Rights
Commission (NHRC) will inquire into an incident of police
firing in which at least four students were killed and about
50 injured in Barpeta town of lower Assam recently.

Two students killed in police firing in Barpeta

Two students were Wednesday
killed when police opened fire to quell a mob which set ablaze
a government office in the district.

AIUDF leader shot dead in Barpeta

All India United Democratic
Front (AIUDF) leader Muzaffar Ali was shot dead by
unidentified miscreants in Assam`s Barpeta district on Wednesday,
police said.