India, Bangladesh FMs meet, no major headway on emotive issue

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.

Al Qaeda trying to enter Assam, may have links with ULFA: Tarun Gogoi
Al Qaeda trying to enter Assam, may have links with ULFA: Tarun Gogoi

 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.

Anup Chetia to be extradited to India 'very soon': Bangladesh
Anup Chetia to be extradited to India 'very soon': Bangladesh

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.

India-Bangladesh Home Secretary talks on Sept 2 to 4

The three-day Home Secretary-level talks between India and Bangladesh will be held in Dhaka beginning September 02.

ULFA leader Anup Chetia wants to return to India: Report

ULFA leader Anup Chetia, now in a Bangladesh jail, has reportedly expressed a desire to return to India where he is wanted for murder, abduction and extortion, bdnews24.com reported Friday.

ULFA`s anti-talk faction behind Assam blasts

One person was killed and three others injured on Wednesday in a bomb blast in Assam`s Goalpara district, suspected to have been carried out by ULFA`s anti-talk faction.

Two ULFA terrorists killed in encounter

Two ULFA (anti-talk) faction terrorists were killed in an encounter with a joint team of the Army and Assam Police.

ULFA expels Hira Sarania for contesting polls

ULFA (Pro-Talk) has expelled its former `Commander` Hira Sarania for contesting the Lok Sabha polls from Kokrajhar (ST) constituency as an independent.

Four suspected ULFA extremists nabbed, arms seized

Four suspected ULFA militants were arrested on Thursday and arms were seized from them by a joint team of the Army and police in Dibrugarh district.

Prafulla Mahanta `receives death threats`

Former Assam CM and AGP president Prafulla Kumar Mahanta has received death threats and extortion demand by a person claiming to have done so on behalf of the ULFA-Independent c-in-c Paresh Baruah.

Law and order improving in Assam: Gogoi

Law and order in Assam was gradually improving despite witnessing some incidents in recent times like the Behali Reserve Forest killings, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said on Wednesday.

Bangladesh to probe Zia`s role in weapon haul linked to ULFA

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has promised to launch separate probes into the role of former Premier Khaleda Zia and her party in the country`s biggest weapons haul linked to Indian militant group ULFA.

Bangladesh arms haul case: Jamaat defers nationwide strike

The fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami on Sunday deferred to Thursday a planned strike to protest the death sentence given to its chief along with ULFA leader Paresh Barua because of an annual congregation of Muslims and Saraswati Puja.

`Growing coordination among militant groups threat to India`

Increased use of the Internet, change of tactics like attacking crowded places, recruitment of educated youths, and coordinated activities by several terror groups in the Indian sub-continent pose serious challenge to the country`s security.

Bangladesh arms haul case: Jamaat calls nationwide strike

Jamaat-e-Islami called a nationwide general strike in Bangladesh on Monday to protest the death sentence given to its chief along with ULFA leader Paresh Barua in an arms smuggling case.

ISI had role in Bangladesh arms smuggling case: Report

Pakistan`s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) was among various local and foreign intelligence agencies that played a role in the 2004 arms smuggling case in Bangladesh for which 14 people were awarded the death sentence by a court Thursday.

Bangaldesh court awards death to Paresh Barua, 13 others

Paresh Barua, leader of the anti-talk faction of the ULFA, has been awarded the death sentence along with 13 others by a Bangladesh court Thursday in a 2004 arms smuggling case.

Bomb kills two in Assam

Two people were killed when a bomb exploded in a car in Assam`s Dima Hasao district, police said Friday.

Scribes appeal to the people of NE to defy militant diktat

Journalists Forum Assam(JFA) has appealed to the people of the North East to defy the diktat of separatists and celebrate Republic Day.

ULFA(I) claims to execute top leader; police yet to confirm

The anti-talk faction of the banned United Liberation Front of Asom (Independent) today claimed it had executed a senior leader, but the police were yet to confirm that.