Spotted deer killed by unidentified poachers in UP

A spotted deer was killed with sharp-edged weapons by unidentified poachers in Panahpur village, police said today.

Spotted deer killed by poachers in UP

A spotted deer was killed with sharp-edged weapons by unidentified poachers in Panahpur village, police said today.

CBI to probe death of health department clerk Mahendra Sharma

CBI will now probe the death of a health department clerk Mahendra Sharma.

In Uttar Pradesh, even hens face eve-teasing!

In a bizarre case, even hens face eve-teasing in Lakhimpur, Uttar Pradesh!

Uttar Pradesh: Body of a teenage girl recovered; father alleges rape

A teenage girl was on Wednesday allegedly strangulated to death and her semi-nude body with injury marks was recovered from a nearby sugarcane field in Mitauli area here, police said.

Dudhwa Tiger Reserve in UP opens for tourists

The world-famous Dudhwa Tiger Reserve in Uttar Pradesh opened for tourists on Saturday.

Missing student's body found in Lakhimpur; cousin arrested

Mutilated body of a 16-year- old student, missing since last week, was on Saturday found from a sugarcane field here, following which his cousin has been arrested, police said.

Air Force choppers pressed in flood-hit Assam; toll 10

Air Force helicopters have been pressed into service and Army, NDRF and SDRF personnel engaged in rescue and relief operations in flood-hit Assam where 10 people have died.

Three labourers killed in building collapse

Three labourers were killed and six others injured when a building collapsed in Kheri town area here, police said Thursday.

Assam flood situation worsens

Assam`s flood situation in severly-hit Dhemaji and Lakhimpur districts on Saturday further worsened as river Subansiri in neighbouring Arunachal Pradesh was in spate.

Flood situation remains grim, Sonowal visits affected areas

The flood situation in Assam remained critical in a number of districts including Dhemaji, Lakhimpur and Sonitpur.

Missing minor girl`s body found in UP`s Lakhimpur

The body of a missing 13-year-old girl was on Thursday recovered from a sugarcane field in a semi-nude condition in Nighasan police limits, police said here.

Pilgrim killed in mishap in Lakhimpur

A `kanwaria` was Thursday killed after after being hit by a tractor-trolley, triggering protests by a group of devotees who set the vehicle on fire and staged demonstrations.

Flood affects 25,000 people in Assam

Nearly 25,000 people have been affected in the first round of floods in four districts of Assam.

Man dies in custody, magisterial probe ordered

A 42-year-old man died within hours of being taken into custody by police following which a magisterial inquiry was ordered into the incident and two policemen suspended.

Assam, Tripura set the tone for Lok Sabha polls with high turnout

Lok Sabha polls 2014 kicked off on Monday with nearly six million people casting their vote in five constituencies in Assam and one of two seats in Tripura. The Election Commission in New Delhi said the voter turnout in Assam was approximately 78 percent while in Tripura it was 85 percent.

General Elections 2014: Tripura registers 85 percent turnout, Assam 78 percent

A high turnout of 85 percent was recorded for one Lok Sabha seat in Tripura, while Assam registered 76 percent in five seats in the first phase of the elections which began peacefully on Monday from the country`s North East.

Polling in Tripura, Assam on April 07: As it happened

Around 60 percent of the electorate had cast their votes till 2 pm Monday as polling was held in one of the two constituencies in Left-ruled Tripura, an official said.

Lakhimpur real test for Cong; tea tribe votes key in Dibrugarh

Assam BJP chief Sarbananda Sonowal moving out from Dibrugarh may have given a sigh of relief to Congress` five-time MP from the seat Paban Singh Ghatowar but has made things tough for Congress` Ranee Narah, who is left to fight against Sonowal in Lakhimpur.

Sonia Gandhi attacks BJP in Assam, says opposition only talks

Ahead of 2014 General Elections, Congress president Sonia Gandhi addressing a rally on Sunday in Lakhimpur in Assam.