Bodos call for rail roko bandh in Assam on October 24

Bodos call for rail roko bandh in Assam on October 24

All Bodo Students Union President Promod Boro said rail tracks will be blocked at Basugaon and Udalguri to press the government on their demand.

Oct 22, 2016, 21:28 PM IST
Bodos, ex-militants hail Modi govt for giving ST status to Bodo-Kacharis in Assam's hill districts

Bodos, ex-militants hail Modi govt for giving ST status to Bodo-Kacharis in Assam's hill districts

President of ex-BLT Welfare Society Jana Mohan Mashahary also thanked the new coalition government in Assam for promptly announcing to implement the Centre's decision.

May 27, 2016, 06:02 AM IST

Rajnath Singh talks tough on tackling NDFB

Taking tough, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday declared that strong action will be taken against NDFB(S), which massacred over 70 people in Assam on Tuesday, asserting that the Centre has "zero tolerance" policy for such "crafted terror".

Dec 25, 2014, 13:32 PM IST

Assam massacre: Centre orders all-out operations against NDFB militants

An all-out offensive will be launched against NDFB militants jointly by police, paramilitary forces and army in the wake of the group killing over 50 people in two districts of Assam.

Dec 24, 2014, 17:43 PM IST

Assam will deal with NDFB(S) firmly: Tarun Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday said that strict approach towards the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) militants will continue.

Dec 24, 2014, 14:05 PM IST

Bodos want Modi govt to deliver on poll manifesto

ABSU alleged that no government at Centre and in Assam has done anything for the development of Bodos.

Jun 30, 2014, 22:26 PM IST

I am not going to divide Assam: Tarun Gogoi

Rejecting demands to divide Assam, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday said all ethnic groups need to stay united.

Aug 09, 2013, 18:36 PM IST

Assam hogs limelight for wrong reasons in 2012

The worst-ever violence between ethnic Bodos and migrant minorities, devastating floods and a boat tragedy that claimed over 100 lives marked 2012 for Assam.

Dec 16, 2012, 10:09 AM IST

`Flawed policies widening divide among people in Assam`

Gradual fall in level of mutual trust among people was some of the reasons attributed by experts to the recent clashes in Assam between Bodos and non-Bodos.

Nov 11, 2012, 13:27 PM IST

Illegal immigration from Bangladesh still on but less: Gogoi

Illegal immigration to Assam from across the border continues to take place even though the number is less, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said on Saturday.

Nov 03, 2012, 16:48 PM IST

Violence defamed Assam internationally: Shinde

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

Aug 27, 2012, 22:35 PM IST

Assam: Appeal to refugees to return home

More than three lakh people were still housed in 350 camps in the districts of Kokrajhar, Chirang, Bongaigaon and Dhubri, set up following the clashes.

Aug 04, 2012, 17:30 PM IST

Delay in Army deployment in Assam violence-hit areas

Delay in deployment of Army troops in violence-hit areas of Assam led to spread of the clashes between Bodos and minority immigrants there, officials said on Friday.

Jul 27, 2012, 18:38 PM IST

Bodos and non-Bodos clash in Lower Assam

The All Bodo Students` Union (ABSU) and Non-Bodo Protection Forum activists today clashed during agitations by both organisations in Lower Assam districts, police said.

May 17, 2012, 14:52 PM IST

Bodos and minority key factor in second phase of Assam polls

Bodos and the minority community
have emerged as a key factor in the 64 Assembly constituencies
going to polls in the second phase in Assam on April 11.

Apr 09, 2011, 23:38 PM IST

NDFB again threatens security forces, non-Bodos

The banned NDFB today again
threatened retaliation if security forces and people of other
communities residing in Bodo-dominated areas in Assam
committed any "crime" against the locals.

Nov 12, 2010, 00:42 AM IST