Karbi Anglong

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal pitches for all-weather roads in inter-state border

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday pitched for all-weather roads adjoining the hilly terrains of Assam with neighbouring states.

Aug 28, 2017, 19:55 PM IST
Flood situation critical in Assam, death toll 44; over 17 lakh people hit

Flood situation critical in Assam, death toll 44; over 17 lakh people hit

The ASDMA said a total of 17,18,135 people were affected as on Wednesday.

Jul 12, 2017, 22:20 PM IST

Assam Flood: Over one lakh people affected in eight districts

Altogether 1380 hectare crop land have been submerged by the deluge with the worst hit being Lakhimpur district. 

Jun 27, 2017, 20:55 PM IST

Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council election to be held on June 12

As per the schedule, the last date of filing nomination will be on May 19, scrutiny of nomination papers will take place on May 20. 

May 11, 2017, 18:31 PM IST

Assam records 928 new HIV cases

Assam has recorded 928 new HIV cases with an estimated 12,090 people living with HIV(PLHA) last year, according to Assam State AIDS Control Society (ASACS).

Nov 30, 2016, 18:42 PM IST
Six militants killed, one jawan injured in encounter in Assam's Karbi Anglong

Six militants killed, one jawan injured in encounter in Assam's Karbi Anglong

At least six Karbi Peoples Liberation Tigers (KPLT) militants, including two of its top leaders, were killed and an army man was injured in an encounter with security forces in the early hours in Karbi Anglong district of Assam today.

Sep 23, 2016, 10:46 AM IST

Tension grips Assam's Tinsukia after ULFA terror attack

Tension gripped Tinsukia district in eastern Assam on Saturday after five to six militants belonging to the anti-talk faction of Ulfa shot dead two people and injured seven.

Aug 13, 2016, 10:42 AM IST
Assam Battalion commando killed, another injured in accidental firing

Assam Battalion commando killed, another injured in accidental firing

An Assam Police Battalion personnel was killed and another injured in an accidental firing at Karbi Anglong district in Assam on Saturday morning, police said.

Aug 13, 2016, 10:23 AM IST
Forest guard fires at rhinos in self defence, hits female rhino

Forest guard fires at rhinos in self defence, hits female rhino

A a female one-horned rhino was injured when a personnel of the elite Assam Forest Protection Force (AFPF) opened fire on it in self-defence when it charged at him near the state's famous Kaziranga National Park, officials said on Friday.

Jul 29, 2016, 22:47 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

Ahead of Assembly Elections, Army guns down two senior KPLT terrorists in Assam, apprehends one

With just two days left for the Assam assembly polls, the Indian Army on Saturday claimed to have eliminated two senior Karbi People Liberation Tigers (KPLT) terrorists and apprehended one of their accomplices in an operation launched at Kalyani Reserve Forest in Karbi Anglong district yesterday.

Apr 02, 2016, 21:47 PM IST
Assam polls: Rahul Gandhi to address three rallies today

Assam polls: Rahul Gandhi to address three rallies today

Congress president Sonia Gandhi will address an election rally in poll-bound Assam on March 30.

Mar 29, 2016, 09:24 AM IST
Grenade blast in Assam's Karbi Anglong, one dead, four injured

Grenade blast in Assam's Karbi Anglong, one dead, four injured

The blast comes on the same day as Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off BJP’s election campaign in Assam.

Jan 19, 2016, 18:09 PM IST

Villagers give Right of Passage to elephants in Assam

Marking a milestone in efforts to secure a crucial elephant corridor in the Northeast, residents of Ram Terang village in Assam's Karbi Anglong district now have a new address - New Ram Terang village.

Nov 12, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

Assam flood claims five more lives, toll rises to 36

Flood situation in Assam continued to be critical with five more deaths reported from three districts taking the toll to 36.

Sep 04, 2015, 21:28 PM IST

Rape accused Army jawan commits suicide

An Army jawan, the prime accused in the recent rape case of three women, Monday allegedly committed suicide here in Assam's Karbi Anglong district, the police said.

Apr 13, 2015, 22:26 PM IST

Three women allege rape by Armymen in Assam

Eleven people, including nine security personnel, were Friday injured when a protest against alleged rape of three women by armymen in Assam's Karbi Anglong area turned violent with the protestors pelting stones at police prompting them to open fire.

Apr 10, 2015, 20:49 PM IST

Ultra outfit UPLF 'Chairman' injured in encounter

Militant outfit United People's Liberation Force's (UPLF) 'Chairman' Dhananjay Dalogopu was seriously injured in an encounter with police in central Assam's Karbi Anglong district on Monday.

Mar 09, 2015, 14:25 PM IST

Senior Karbi ultra held

The self-styled defence secretary of the Karbi Peoples Liberation Tigers (KPLT) and another hardcore militant were arrested from central Assam's Karbi Anglong district on Wednesday.

Jan 28, 2015, 20:01 PM IST

Police seize explosives in Assam

Diphu: A huge quantity of explosives, including 1,720 gelatin sticks, were seized from a bus in central Assam's Karbi Anglong district today, police said.

Dec 05, 2014, 20:39 PM IST