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Assam violence: 32 dead; 22 arrested as probe handed over to NIA

Last Updated: Saturday, May 03, 2014, 19:27

Assam violence — Probe into the killing of 32 civilians in the Assam`s Bodo-majority districts was handed over to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday as 22 people were arrested in connection with the violence.

Assam violence: BJP alleges Tarun Gogoi govt, Centre playing votebank politics

Last Updated: Saturday, May 03, 2014, 15:38

With the death toll rising in Assam, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday slammed the Congress government in the northeastern state as well as at the Centre for failing to take action to curb violence.

Assam attacks cowardly attempts to spread fear: PM

Last Updated: Saturday, May 03, 2014, 11:20

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday condemned the violence in Assam and said that such attacks are "cowardly attempts to spread fear and terror".

Bodies of four children recovered in Assam; toll at 32

Last Updated: Saturday, May 03, 2014, 09:26

At least nine more persons have been killed in militant attacks in Lower Assam, taking the death toll in the recent violence to 32.

Normal life hit by bandh in Rabha-dominated areas

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 13:45

Normal life has been affected in Rabha-dominated areas of Lower Assam following a 24-hour bandh called Wednesday to protest against the holding of Panchayat elections in Rabha Hasong Autonomous Council (RHAC) areas.

AGP demands white paper on Assam violence

Last Updated: Thursday, August 16, 2012, 21:40

Opposition Asom Gana Parishad on Thursday charged the Assam government with failing to curb violence in lower Assam districts.

Assam violence: Gogoi recommends CBI probe, toll 73

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 07, 2012, 23:24

Fresh incidences of violence were reported in lower Assam districts even as government on Tuesday recommended a CBI probe into the ethnic clashes.

Indefinite curfew on in Chirang, 2 held in Baksa

Last Updated: Monday, August 06, 2012, 23:32

Security forces maintained a round-the-clock vigil in lower Assam districts, where violence resurfaced.

Gogoi points fingers at Centre over delay in Army deployment

Last Updated: Friday, July 27, 2012, 15:40

Under attack over the large-scale ethnic violence, Assam CM on Friday sought to point fingers at the Centre for the delay in deployment of Army.