Gaurav Gogoi adopts Gondhokoroi village in Golaghat

Assam's first time Congress MP and Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi's son, Gaurav Gogoi, has selected martyr Swahid Kushal Konwar's village Gondhokoroi in Golaghat district for making it a model village.

Kaziranga National Park to open from November 1

 Kaziranga National Park, habitat of the Indian Great One-horned Rhinoceros, will reopen for tourists from November one after its routine closure for six months.

Elephant dies after it falls in drain; 3 trapped in wetland

A female elephant calf died Monday after it fell into a drain in a tea garden in Numaligarh area of Golaghat district, forest officials said.

One-man enquiry committee into Golaghat incident

The Assam Government has constituted a one-man committee to enquire into the Golaghat incident in the state on August 19 when one person died in a road accident while trying to escape police action during a protest.

Situation returning to normalcy in Assam, night curfew on in Golaghat

The situation in the troubled Golaghat district is returning to normalcy with many people going back to their homes but night curfew would remain in force.

Golaghat curfew relaxed for 2 more hours

Curfew in Assam`s violence-hit Golaghat district was relaxed for further two hours till 8 pm with no fresh incident reported so far, a district administration spokesman said.

Bandh paralyses normal life in Assam

The 12-hour Assam bandh called by the Opposition Asom Gana Parishad and the Assam Tea Tribes Students` Association, to protest against yesterday`s police firing in Golaghat in which three persons were killed, paralysed normal life across the state.

Fresh clashes erupt in Assam`s violence-hit Golaghat district

Notwithstanding the indefinite curfew imposed in trouble-torn district of Golaghat in Assam, fresh clashes took place between the police and protesters on Thursday.

Fresh clashes erupt between police, protesters in Assam

Fresh clashes broke out in Assam`s Golaghat district on Wednesday, with police opening fire on protesters, as per TV reports.

PM Modi seeks report on clashes along Assam-Nagaland border

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday sought a report from the Home
Ministry on clashes that took place along Assam-Nagaland border.

People block NH-37 in Assam protesting police action

A large number of people on Wednesday blocked the NH-37 by burning tyres and felling trees on the road at Borsapori, Borjuri and Kuruwabahi in protest against the police action in Rongajan in Golaghat district.

Assam-Nagaland border tensions: Gogoi blames Modi govt; Centre hits back

Amid rising tensions on the Assam-Nagaland border, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Wednesday blamed the Central government for failing to contain violence there.

Nagaland, Assam CMs to discuss border problems

Chief Ministers of Nagaland and Assam will meet to discuss border problems on August 21 next.

Assam-Nagaland border violence: Gogoi govt to submit detailed report to Union Home Ministry

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Sunday said the state government would submit a detailed report to the Union Home Ministry on the recent violence along the Assam-Nagaland border which claimed nine lives in Golaghat district.

Situation along Assam-Nagaland peaceful: Chief Secretary

The situation was on Saturday peaceful along the Assam-Nagaland border in Golaghat district, where eleven people have died so far, but nearly ten thousand people have fled their homes to take shelter in relief camps.

Toll in Assam-Nagaland border firing now 11

The toll in a firing incident near the Assam-Nagaland border in Golaghat district of Assam rose to 11 Friday with the recovery of nine more bodies, officials said, as simmering tension continued in the area.

Gogoi apprises Rajnath Singh of situation in Assam

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Wednesday apprised Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh of the situation at Uriamghat in Golaghat district where a person was killed in firing by miscreants from across Nagaland and sought additional central paramilitary forces for the area.

Five killed by lightning in Assam

Five persons were killed by lightning in Assam`s Dhubri and Golaghat districts.

Congress to witness tough fight in Golaghat

Golaghat district is traditionally a Congress
bastion, but the ruling party`s nominess may find the going
tough this time when the four Assembly seats go to poll in the
first phase on April four.

Nine persons die in accident at Golaghat

At least nine people were
killed and 25 others injured today when the bus they were
travelling collided with a coal-laden truck at Golaghat in
Assam.