Police officer arrested for looting bank's money in Assam

The officer-in-charge of a police station here was arrested today on the charges of hatching a conspiracy of looting a private bank's money while being transported to its ATM last week.

Woman, child killed in Assam landslide

A mother and her child were killed in a landslide at Amingaon area of Kamrup (Rural) district of Assam this morning, police said.

Five suspected NDFB(S) militants held in Assam

Five suspected NDFB(S) militants have been caught by security forces in Assam's Kamrup (Rural) district.

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar cancels visit to Tawang due to inclement weather

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday cancelled his day-long visit to Tawang bordering China due to inclement weather.

Massacre mastermind may have fled from Assam

NDFB-Songbijit leader G Bidai, who allegedly engineered the massacre of 81 persons last December in Assam, may have fled to neighbouring states or countries, a senior Army officer said here on Saturday.

Assam road accident kills 30, including 13 children

In a massive accident, a cargo truck rammed into two minivans carrying brick kiln workers in Barpeta district, 150 kilometres from Assam`s capital.

British tourists injured in Assam

Three British tourists were injured, one of them critically, when their vehicle overturned in Kamrup district Monday.

Human trafficking racket busted, 5 teenagers rescu

Police on Sunday busted a human trafficking racket today and rescued five teenagers from the Rangia railway station in lower Assam`s Kamrup district when they were about to board a train for New Delhi.

Police fire in air to scare mob, 5 personnel injured

Police fired in the air to quell a mob who pelted stones at the security men injuring five of them in the silk town of Sualkuchi in lower Assam`s Kamrup (Rural) district Friday evening.