Rajnath Singh to lay foundation stone of new CFSL

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will lay the foundation stone for the construction of a new state-of-the-art Central Forensic Science Laboratory complex, at Palasbari near here on November 29.

Prime Minister on two-day visit to Assam from November 29

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive in Assam on a two-day visit from November 29, an official release said here on Thursday.

ULFA(I) demands information about 26 "missing" cadres

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.

Huge quantity of explosives recovered in Guwahati ahead of PM's visit

Guwahati: A large quantity of explosives were Thursday recovered from a vehicle in the capital city where security has been tightened ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit on November 29.

PM to visit Assam this weekend

Narendra Modi will this weekend pay his maiden visit to Assam as Prime Minister and address a conference of police chiefs of states here.

ULFA plot to trigger blasts ahead of PM Modi visit unearthed

Insurgent outfit ULFA had planned to carry out serial blasts and other subversive activities here ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled visit to Assam, police said on Wednesday.

Sher Shah's guns among 24 ASI protected monuments, artifacts go missing

A total of 24 centrally protected monuments and artefacts including rock inscriptions of Satna in Madhya Pradesh are untraceable, the Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

Assam blames centre for law and order problem

Facing criticism over the blast in Dibrugarh and recovery of a powerful bomb in a train, the Assam government Tuesday said the responsibility of containing insurgency also lies with the central government.

'ULFA plans to target BJP leaders ahead of Modi's Assam visit'

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Assam, the banned ULFA is planning to carry out attacks on BJP leaders and non-Assamese people living in the state, an intelligence report suggests.

Powerful bomb found in Assam train ahead of PM Modi's visit
Powerful bomb found in Assam train ahead of PM Modi's visit

A powerful bomb was found in the compartment of a local train at a railway station near Guwahati Monday, a day after a powerful blast killed two people and injured over 25 others in Dibrugarh, police said.

Burdwan blast: Sujana Begam remanded to 14 days' judicial custody

Burdwan blast case accused Sahanur Alom's wife Sujana Begam was on Saturday remanded to 14 days' judicial custody by the Chief Judicial Magistrate's Court.

Bangladesh to upgrade its mission in Agartala

India has conveyed its concurrence to Bangladesh for the latter to upgrade its diplomatic mission in Tripura capital Agartala to an assistant high commission, an official said here on Saturday.

NIA searches house of Burdwan blast case prime accused

NIA sleuths on Tuesday searched the house of absconding accused of Burdwan blast, Sahanur Alam, in Barpeta district, police said.

Burdwan blast accused's wife arrested in Assam

Burdwan blast case accused Sahanur Alom's wife Sujana Begam was arrested from the Inter-State Bus Terminus (ISBT) here, police said on Friday.

DGPs, IGPs conference postponed to Nov 29-30

A meeting of the country's top police brass, scheduled to be held in Guwahati, has been postponed by a week till November 29-30 due to paucity of time of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Commissionerate system of policing for Guwahati from Jan 1

The Assam Government has decided to introduce the commissionerate system of policing in the capital city Guwahati with effect from January 1 next year as decided at a law and order review meeting convened by Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi here on Saturday.

Assam govt to hand over cases related to jihadi activities to NIA

The Assam government will hand over cases related to jihadi activities in the state to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) as decided at a law and order review meeting convened by Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi here on Saturday.

Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh has base in Assam: DGP

Terror outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) has set up base in Assam and some people from the state are undergoing training and maintaining links with the group, Director General of Police Khagen Sharma on Tuesday said.

ISL: John Abraham urges NorthEast fans to throng stadium for support
ISL: John Abraham urges NorthEast fans to throng stadium for support

Bollywood actor John Abraham, co-owner of NorthEast United FC (NEUFC), Wednesday urged his Shillong fans to throng the Indira Gandhi stadium in Guwahati to show their support and solidarity for the Indian Super League (ISL) team.

Stepped-up security lead to fall in fundamentalist activities: Assam govt

The Assam government on Tuesday claimed that stepped-up security measures have led to a fall in activities of fundamentalist forces in the state.