Deal with acts of terror with firm hand: President on Assam attacks

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday strongly condemned attack by militants in Kokrajhar and Sonitpur districts of Assam and said such acts of terror and violence must be put down with a "firm hand".

Assam Governor cuts short Bengal visit, leaves for Guwahati

Assam Governor Padmanabhan Balakrishna Acharya on Wednesday cut short his visit to West Bengal and left for Assam following the death of 65 persons in a series of attacks by NDFB(S) insurgents there.

ST status demanded for Adivasis by tribal organisations

Tribal Organisations here on Wednesday strongly condemned the killing of innocent Adivasis in Assam by suspected Bodo militants and demanded immediate steps to accord the tribals Schedule Tribe status.

Assam: Bodo militants kill at least 34 in Kokrajhar and Sonitpur

At least 37 people were killed on Tuesday evening in attacks by the banned outfit National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) in Kokrajhar and Sonitpur districts of Assam.

NDFB militants kill 34 people in Assam

At least 34 people were killed by suspected National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) militant attack in Sanitpur and Kokrajhar districts of Assam on Tuesday evening.

Dozens of Assam tribals massacred by NDFB(S) militants, PM Modi decries attack
Dozens of Assam tribals massacred by NDFB(S) militants, PM Modi decries attack

Suspected Bodo militants today killed 37 people--mainly tribals--and they included four women in a series of attacks at four places in Sonitpur and Kokrajhar districts of Assam.

Students protest in Assam, call for an end to ethnic massacre

Protesting members of the All Assam Minority Student Union (AAMSU) have called for an end to the ongoing ethnic massacre in Bodoland Territorial Area District.

Assam attack toll rises to 36, curfew relaxed Kokrajhar

Two more bodies were found in trouble-torn districts of Assam, taking the toll in the mayhem unleashed by ultras there to 36, even as the curfew clamped in the area was relaxed today as no fresh violence was reported from anywhere.

Assam violence: Curfew relaxed in Baksa, Kokrajhar, Chirang; death toll at 34

As the toll in the savage attacks by Bodo militants in Assam rose to 31 Sunday, a National Investigationg Agency (NIA) team will visit the state on Monday.

Two Bodo militants killed in Assam

Police and security forces Friday killed two cadres of the anti-talk faction of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) after a gunfight in Assam`s Kokrajhar district, police said.

Two killed as Bodo militants ambush police patrol

A policeman and a civilian were killed in Assam`s Kokrajhar district when militants belonging to NDFB faction opposed to peace talks ambushed a police patrol.

Blast in Assam

Suspected Bodo militants triggered a bomb blast on Wednesday in Assam`s Bongaigaon town, but there were no casualties, police said.

Two NDFB-S ultras killed, 2 policemen injured in encounter

Two Bodo militants have been killed and two policemen injured in an encounter at Tarabari in Assam`s Sonitpur district.

Bodo militants, Ulfa linkman nabbed in Assam

Five cadres of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland`s (NDFB) anti-talk faction and a linkman of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) were arrested in two separate incidents in Assam Tuesday, police said.

NDFB threatens Centre and Assam govt

The banned NDFB (anti-talk faction) in Assam on Monday warned the Centre and the state government of retaliation if any cadre or Bodo was killed `in
the name of fake encounter`.

Bodo militants release Maha forest officer from captivity

A senior IFS officer of Maharashtra cadre, who was held captive allegedly by Bodo militants for 83 days after his abduction from a forest in Arunachal Pradesh, has been released, police said here Monday.