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Wreckage of Indian Air Force's missing Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jet found

Wreckage of Indian Air Force's missing Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jet found

The fighter jet had disappeared with two pilots close to the China border.

May 26, 2017, 11:56 AM IST
24 hours on, rescuers still clueless about IAF's missing Sukhoi-30; bad weather halts search ops

24 hours on, rescuers still clueless about IAF's missing Sukhoi-30; bad weather halts search ops

Even after 24 hours, the search and rescue team has failed to locate IAF's Sukhoi-30 fighter jet which went missing, with two pilots on board, minutes after it took off from Assam's Tejpur airbase on Tuesday.

May 24, 2017, 12:56 PM IST
IAF's Sukhoi-30 fighter jet carrying 2 pilots goes missing; search operations underway

IAF's Sukhoi-30 fighter jet carrying 2 pilots goes missing; search operations underway

A Sukhoi-30 fighter jet of Indian Air Force (IAF) has gone missing after losing radio and radar contact. Search operations are on. 

May 23, 2017, 14:32 PM IST
India will defend its sovereignty with all might: President Pranab Mukherjee

India will defend its sovereignty with all might: President Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee was speaking after presenting the President's Standards to the 501 Signals Unit and 30 Squadron at the Indian Air Force base in Ambala.

Nov 10, 2016, 13:11 PM IST
Rhino horn verification process to begin from Thursday

Rhino horn verification process to begin from Thursday

The verification of rhino horns to check their genuineness and updating of the complete inventory of horns kept in various treasuries in the custody of Assam government since 1980, begins from tomorrow.

Aug 10, 2016, 18:11 PM IST

New Chief Justice of Patna HC sworn in

 Justice Iqbal Ahmed Ansari was on Tuesday sworn in as the Chief Justice of Patna High Court by Bihar Governor Ramnath Kovind at a function herein Raj Bhawan.

Jul 29, 2016, 14:34 PM IST
Top NDFB(S) militant killed in encounter in Assam

Top NDFB(S) militant killed in encounter in Assam

A hardcore NDFB(S) militant, Uday Narzary, alias Khilikhang, was killed on Monday during a joint army and Assam Police operation in Assam`s Chirang District.

Feb 08, 2016, 14:44 PM IST

Governor claims constitutional crisis in Arunachal

A Raj Bhavan statement issued late Thursday night said the governor was likely to appeal very shortly against Gawahati High Court's Thursday order to suspend the proceedings of the state assembly till February 1.

Dec 18, 2015, 19:49 PM IST
Wedding season special: Top five honeymoon destinations in East India

Wedding season special: Top five honeymoon destinations in East India

Check out the following Honeymoon special destinations in East India!

Nov 19, 2015, 12:09 PM IST
12-hour bandh cripples life in Assam, hundreds arrested

12-hour bandh cripples life in Assam, hundreds arrested

The 12-hour bandh called by the Asom Jatiyatabadi Yuva Chatra Parishad (AJYCP) on Saturday crippled life in Assam. Reports of stray incidents of violence from districts across the state led to hundreds of bandh supporters being arrested.

Sep 12, 2015, 17:12 PM IST

Suspected NDFB(S) cadre held in Tezpur

One suspected NDFB(S) cadre was arrested today along with a cache of arms and ammunition by a joint team of Assam Police and Army in Sonitpur district.

Aug 06, 2015, 15:33 PM IST

Chopper with 17 passenger makes emergency landing near Assam-Arunachal Pradesh

A Pawan Hans helicopter today made an emergency landing on a road at Gohpur Balijan in Sonitpur district near Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border.

Jul 14, 2015, 20:26 PM IST

Sukhoi fighter jet crashes in Assam; both pilots eject safely

A Sukhoi Su-30MKI fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed in Nagaon district of Assam on Tuesday afternoon. Luckily, both the pilots managed to survive.

May 19, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Four NDFB(S) militants held in Assam

Four NDFB(S) militants were arrested in an operation by security forces in Assam's Sonitpur district on Saturday.

May 09, 2015, 14:44 PM IST

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.

May 02, 2015, 18:33 PM IST

Army, IAF activate disaster management mechanism for Nepal

Army's Gajaraj Corps and Indian Air Force (IAF), Tezpur, on Sunday activated disaster management mechanism for providing medical relief to people in earthquake-hit Nepal.

Apr 26, 2015, 23:29 PM IST

No proof that tobacco causes cancer: BJP MP

BJP MP Ram Prasad Sarmah said on Friday that there was no proof that smoking tobacco led to cancer.

Apr 03, 2015, 22:27 PM IST

NDFB(S) militant nabbed in Assam

A hardcore NDFB(S) militant has been arrested in Assam's Sonitpur district, police said on Wednesday.

Mar 04, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

Two killed, one injured in firing by Assam Rifles personnel

 Two persons were killed and a woman injured in a firing allegedly by Assam Rifles personnel at Mission Chariali area of Tezpur in lower Assam's Sonitpur district tonight, a senior police officer said.

Feb 16, 2015, 01:54 AM IST

Five hardcore NDFB(S) nabbed in Assam

Five hardcore NDFB(S) militants have been apprehended during separate operations by army and police in Assam's Sonitpur and Udalguri districts on Tuesday, police said.

Jan 27, 2015, 19:34 PM IST