Major eviction drive begins in Guwahati to clear water bodies

Following death of 11 persons in last week`s flood in the state capital following heavy rains, the government on Monday started a major eviction drive across the city to clear the wetlands.

Assam floods: Animal death toll in Kaziranga rises to 560

At least 560 animals, including 14 one-horned Rhinos, have perished in the world-famed Kaziranga National Park during the ongoing floods in Assam.

Assam floods: Central team to assess damage, toll 88

A central team is arriving in Assam to assess the damage from the recent floods that have killed 88 persons besides rendering lakhs homeless, a state government official said.