10 killed, several inured as passenger vehicles collide in Assam's Sivasagar

The incident took place at Thaora Dol in Demow when two passenger vehicles travelling in opposite direction collided head on.

Sep 23, 2019, 14:17 PM IST

Over 39 thousand people homeless as Assam floods worsen

The situation has made the state government to open 128 relief camps with Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal taking stock of the situation.

Jul 07, 2017, 09:53 AM IST

Assam Flood: Over one lakh people affected in eight districts

Altogether 1380 hectare crop land have been submerged by the deluge with the worst hit being Lakhimpur district. 

Jun 27, 2017, 20:55 PM IST

On I-Day, ULFA militants trigger blast in Assam's Tinsukia, no casualties reported

While India celebrates it 70th Independence Day on Monday, suspected ULFA-Independent militants explode bombs in various parts of Assam's Tinsukia district today. 

Aug 15, 2016, 10:29 AM IST

Floods across 6 Assam districts, nearly 1 lakh people affected

Nearly one lakh people were suffering in Jorhat, Sivasagar, Tinsukia, Dibrugarh, Cachar and Charaideo districts of Assam.

Apr 26, 2016, 09:27 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi says RSS a threat to multi-cultural India; condemns attack on journalists

Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday alleged that the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) was trying to crush the opinion of the people.

Feb 16, 2016, 17:35 PM IST

Four die after eating wild mushrooms in Jorhat

Four persons of a family died after eating wild mushrooms in Sivasagar district, police said today.

Apr 14, 2015, 12:21 PM IST

Assam: Poisoned Himalayan Griffon Vultures released in habitat

In a joint operation with the Assam Forest Department, Environmental organisation IFAW-WTI released five Himalayan griffons back into their habitat in Sivasagar district after curing them.

Apr 10, 2015, 17:27 PM IST

Four killed in Assam pipeline blast

Four people were killed and six others injured in an explosion Monday in a pipeline of the Assam Gas Company in Sivasagar district, police said.

Sep 01, 2014, 20:59 PM IST