Amidst a controversy over declaring 12 districts of Arunachal Pradesh as "disturbed" under AFSPA, the Centre has told the state government that it was ready to roll back the decision if suggestions on how to deal with the militants were shared with it.
A Bangladeshi court sentenced militant Ranjan Chowdhury of the separatist United Liberation Front of Assam (ULFA) to life in prison on Wednesday for unlawful possession of weapons and staying in Bangladesh illegally, the public prosecutor in the case said.
A militant was killed in a gun battle when security forces busted a makeshift camp of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) and the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) outfits in Meghalaya on Tuesday, police said.
Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Assam on November 29, the ULFA (Independent) today demanded that Centre provides information about 26 cadres, allegedly missing since the operation against ULFA in Bhutan in 2003.
ULFA(I) militants on Thursday killed a man and injured two others while another militant was killed in an encounter with police ahead Prime Minister Narendra Modi's two-day visit to Assam on November 29.
India on Saturday offered Bangladesh expertise in civil nuclear sector and outer space during a meeting between their Foreign Ministers but the meet could not make any major headway on emotive issues of Land Boundary Agreement, Teesta water sharing and extradition of ULFA leader Anup Chetia.
Days after al-Qaeda issued a video threatening to carry out its campaign in India, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday said the terror group is trying to set up base in the state and had "tacit understanding" with ULFA.
Separatist ULFA leader Anup Chetia, lodged in Dhaka jail for the past 17 years, will be extradited to India "very soon", Bangladesh's top Home Ministry official said as the Home secretary-level talks between the two countries ended here today.