Dispur

Rahul Gandhi says will raise issue of Assam floods in Parliament

Rahul Gandhi says will raise issue of Assam floods in Parliament

Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday visited flood affected areas at Lakhimpur in Assam.

Aug 03, 2017, 16:12 PM IST

SSB officer killed in shootout with militants in Assam's Chirang

A 47-year-old SSB officer was killed on Tuesday in a shootout with National Democratic Front of Bodoland-S militants in Assam's Chirang district, an official said.

May 09, 2017, 23:23 PM IST

Four die in lightning strike in Assam's Morigaon

Four persons were killed and three others critically injured after lightning struck this afternoon in Assam's Morigaon district.

Aug 30, 2016, 17:27 PM IST
Two Saudi Arabian nationals among three killed in prison fight in Manipur

Two Saudi Arabian nationals among three killed in prison fight in Manipur

Three prisoners including two Saudi Arabian nationals were killed in a fight in a jail in India`s remote northeastern state of Manipur, officials said.

Jul 30, 2016, 18:44 PM IST
IIT Guwahati student found hanging at hostel room

IIT Guwahati student found hanging at hostel room

An IIT Guwahati student was found dead on Saturday at his hostel room, according to CNN News report.

Apr 30, 2016, 16:45 PM IST
Wanted terrorist neutralized in Assam, AK-81 assault rifle recovered

Wanted terrorist neutralized in Assam, AK-81 assault rifle recovered

The Army deployed in poll-bound Assam neutralized a terrorist in Talpathar village in Tinsukia district today and recovered arms from his possession. 

Apr 27, 2016, 19:41 PM IST
Assam CM Gogoi alleges BJP used moneybags in attempt to topple his govt

Assam CM Gogoi alleges BJP used moneybags in attempt to topple his govt

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday accused BJP of spending "hundreds of crores" of rupees in an attempt to topple his government with the help of Governor, echoing allegations of his Himachal counterpart that BJP was trying to destablise Congress governments in states.

Mar 29, 2016, 13:01 PM IST
Police to approach Interpol for fake Facebook account of Tripura CM

Police to approach Interpol for fake Facebook account of Tripura CM

The Tripura Police is likely to approach Interpol to probe the fake Facebook account opened in the name of Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, an official said here on Saturday.

Jan 09, 2016, 16:00 PM IST
Fresh tremors jolt Assam, just days after Imphal temblor

Fresh tremors jolt Assam, just days after Imphal temblor

Just days after an earthquake measuring 6.8 on Richter scale hit northeast India bordering Myanmar, fresh tremors were felt in Assam on Wednesday.

Jan 06, 2016, 17:43 PM IST

Woman hangs herself in Assam police station

A 39-year-old woman hanged herself inside a toilet at the Dispur police station in Assam`s main city of Guwahati, police said on Monday.

Jul 06, 2015, 23:51 PM IST

Assam man sets himself ablaze demanding land rights

A man set himself ablaze outside the Assam capital complex in Dispur Monday protesting the state`s refusal to give land pattas (deeds) to people.

Feb 24, 2014, 16:23 PM IST

PLA militants held in Dispur

Three militants of Peoples
Liberation Army (PLA) of Manipur have been apprehended from
the city, police said on Sunday.

Nov 20, 2011, 19:20 PM IST

Dispur violence: Assam govt for magisterial probe

The Assam government on Saturday
ordered a magisterial inquiry into the violent incident of
June 22 at Dispur in which three persons were killed and over
50 injured, official sources said.

Jul 02, 2011, 20:42 PM IST

Repoll ordered in Assam Social Welfare Minister`s constituency

Assam Social Welfare Minister Akon Bora received a jolt when the Gauhati High Court Wednesday ordered repoll in two booths of 52 Dispur assembly constituency from where he had won as a Congress candidate in the 2006 polls.

Jul 21, 2010, 15:35 PM IST