Assam: Two schoolgirls found hanging from tree in Karimganj

Two Assam school girls, who had been missing from their homes since Wednesday, were found hanging from a tree on Thursday in the state's Karimganj district, close to the Bangladesh border.

Repoll in three polling stations of Assam`s Karimganj tomorrow

Election Commission has ordered repolling in three polling stations under Assam`s Karimganj parliamentary constituency tomorrow following reports of alleged electoral malpractices by poll officials.

Assam: Dry day in 3 constituencies going to polls in 2nd phase

Dry day has been declared for three Parliamentary constituencies--Karimganj, Silchar and Autonomous Hill Districts-- going to polls in the second phase on April 12.

BJP leader flays land swap deal

The proposed land swap between India and Bangladesh was on Sunday flayed by BJP all-India vice-president and state in-charge SS Ahluwalia.

Nine-year-old girl gang-raped in Assam

Amidst huge outrage across the country over rape of a five-year-old girl in Delhi, another news of gang-rape has been reported in Assam.

Assam: 5 year old girl tortured, severely injured

A five-year old girl was allegedly tortured and severely injured by an youth in Assam`s Karimganj district, police said Wednesday.

Karimganj Nagrik Manch threatens stir if new trains not introduced

People of Karimganj district in Assam`s Barak Valley have served an ultimatum to the Railway Board Chairman for introduction of a new pair of passenger trains between Karimganj and Silchar.

Four Bangladeshis arrested in Assam

Four Bangladesh nationals without proper travel documents were arrested by the GRP at Badarpur railway station in Assam`s Karimganj district.

Man apprehended from Karimganj, explosives recovered

A person was apprehended and huge quantities of explosives recovered from his possession in Assam`s Karimganj district, BSF sources said here today.

Temple set ablaze in Assam

Unidentified persons have set ablaze a temple at Maijgram in Karimganj district where Congress MLA Rumi Nath and her second husband were beaten up by people who were angry over her remarriage, police said on Friday.

Medical college to be set up at Karimganj

The Assam government has decided to set up a medical college in Karimganj district of Barak Valley.

Two Bangladeshis arrested in Karimganj

Two Bangladeshi nationals who
crossed over to the country through the Tripura border
were netted by police in south Assam`s Karimganj district.

Assam: Indefinite curfew imposed in Karimganj

Indefinite curfew was imposed
from Badarpur to Bhanga in Assam`s Karimganj district after
local people turned violent.

23 houses set ablaze in Karimganj

A 5000-strong mob set the house of suspected kidnapper Salimuddin afire at Bhanga between Badarpur and Karimganj town
Thursday evening.

No votes in 16 polling stations of Ratabari constituency

Altogether 21,665 voters in 16 polling stations did not exercise their franchise in
Nivia Charagi area under Ratabari assembly constituency in Assam`s Karimganj district in protest against the poor infrastructural facilities.

Muslim votes a key factor in Karimganj electoral battle

Muslim votes are expected to be a deciding factor in at least four of the five Assembly
constituencies in south Assam`s sensitive Karimganj district, bordering Bangladesh, which goes to poll on April 4 in the
first phase.

Huge quantities of explosives seized, three arrested

Huge quantities of explosives were seized and three persons were arrested from a village along the Indo-Bangla border in Assam`s Karimganj district on Thursday, police said.