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PM Modi introduces food scheme 'Sampada'
Guwahati (Assam) May 26 : With the completion of three years in power today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday introduced a food processing scheme, 'Sampada', adding the agriculture sector of India needs to be modernized for the economic growth.

Court of Inquiry to probe Sukhoi-30 mishap
Tezpur (Assam) , May 26 : A Court of Inquiry will investigate the cause of the accident of a Indian Air Force (IAF) Sukhoi-30 MKI jet that went missing with two pilots onboard four days ago.

PM Modi names India's longest bridge after Assamese legend Bhupen ...
Guwahati (Assam) May 26 : Prime Minster Narendra Modi on Friday said that the Dhola-Sadiya bridge will bring economic change in the northeast region and it will be named after renowned singer Bhupen Hazarika.

PM Modi inaugurates Dhola-Sadiya Bridge
Dhola/Tinsukia (Assam) , May 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Dhola-Sadiya Bridge, the nation's longest bridge that straddles the River Brahmaputra, on Friday.

PM Modi in Assam to inaugurate key infra projects
Tinsukia (Assam) , May 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Dibrugarh on Friday to inaugurate Dhola-Sadiya Bridge in Assam's Tinsukia district, the nation's longest bridge, besides other projects.

PM Modi to address rally in Guwahati
New Delhi , May 26 : Assam is set for the dual celebration of completing its first anniversary and three year anniversary of Prime Minister Narendra Modi Government's rule at the Centre on Friday.

PM Modi to inaugurate India's longest bridge in Assam
Guwahati (Assam) , May 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Dhola-Sadiya Bridge on the Brahmaputra, the country's longest bridge, in Assam on Friday.

Missing Sukhoi-30: ALH copters being used in rescue operations
Guwahati (Assam) May 25 : After the rescue operations for Indian Air Force's (IAF) Sukhoi-30 fighter aircraft and its two pilots were resumed earlier in the day, C-130 aircraft with electro-optical payload Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) helicopters are being utilized for the rescue mission.

Assam Rifles repatriates 338 Myanmar refugees back home
Saiha (Mizoram) , May 25 : A major refugee crisis which could have lingered and prolonged in Mizoram was successfully averted by Assam Rifles and Civil Administration in Mizoram's Saiha.

PM Modi to inaugurate India's longest bridge in Assam tomorrow
Guwahati (Assam), May 25 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Dhola-Sadiya Bridge on the Brahmaputra, the country's longest bridge, in Assam on May 26.

Missing Sukhoi-30: Search operation resumes
Guwahati (Assam) , May 25 : Rescue operations for Indian Air Force's Sukhoi-30 fighter aircraft and its two pilots who went missing soon after take-off from Tezpur airbase in Assam resumed on Thursday.

Cabinet approves setting up of new AIIMS in Assam
New Delhi May 24 : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for the establishment of new AIIMS at Kamrup (North Guwahati Revenue circle).

No breakthrough on missing Sukhoi-30 IAF aircraft
Tejpur (Assam) May 24 : There has been no development in locating the Indian Air Force (IAF) Sukhoi-30 aircraft and its pilots which went missing earlier in the day during a routine sortie.

Top Paramilitary officer alleges security officers 'staged fake ...
Guwahati (Assam) , May 24 : A veteran paramilitary officer serving with the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in the North East, Rajnish Rai today alleged that an encounter in Chirang district in Assam in which the security forces killed two alleged terrorists, was staged.

Missing Sukhoi-30: Bad weather halts rescue mission
Tezpur (Assam) , May 24 : The rescue mission for the missing Sukhoi-30 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF), has been currently halted due to bad weather condition.

NIA sentences three to life imprisonment in Dima Hasao terror funding ...
Guwahati (Assam) , May 23 : The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Special Court in Guwahati on Tuesday sentenced three convicts of the Dima Hasao terror funding case to life imprisonment and awarded eight to 12 years' imprisonment to 11 others convicted in the case.

Assam: Sukhoi-30 IAF aircraft missing, search ops launched
Tejpur (Assam), May 23 : An Indian Air Force (IAF) Sukhoi-30 aircraft, which was on a routine training, went missing today from North of Tejpur in Assam.

3-year celebrations: PM Modi to address rally in Guwahati on May 26
New Delhi , May 23 : Assam is set for the dual celebration of completing its 1st anniversary and three year anniversary of Prime Minister Narendra Modi government's rule at the Centre on May 26.

Terror funding in Assam: 15 accused convicted in two NIA cases
Guwahati (Assam) , May 22 : The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Special Court in Guwahati on Monday convicted 15 people, including former militants, elected representatives and government officials in two cases in connection with terror-funding in Assam.

IT start up in Guwahati generates jobs for unemployed in north east
Guwahati (Assam) , May 19 : With the launch of its flagship initiative 'Startup India', the central government is trying to create an atmosphere for encouraging entrepreneurship among the youth.

Assam: Army guns down ULFA (I) cadre, recovers ammunition
Udalgiri (Assam) , May 19 : In a successful bid, the Indian Army on Friday neutralised United Liberation Front of Assam (Independent) (ULFA) (I) cadre Ramesh Bora.

Cabinet for establishment of Indian Agricultural Institute in Assam
New Delhi , May 17 : The Cabinet on Wednesday approved the proposal to establish the Indian Agricultural Institute (IARI) in Assam with 100 percent outlay of central government on 587 acres of land provided by the government of Assam.

Assam puts north east divinity on tourism radar
Guwahati (Assam) , May 17 : Thousands of devotees made a beeline for the famous Kamakhya Temple here in Assam on Tuesday, but what drew everyone's attention was drawn to the presence of a 200-member Azerbaijan group.

Assam: Angry locals take to streets, protest against rape
Baithalangso (Assam) , May 17 : Scores of people took to the streets to protest, demanding death penalty to the culprits who allegedly raped a girl and murdered her later.

Assam: 40 quintal tobacco, 800 kg of Ganja destroyed in Kokrajhar
Kokrajhar (Assam) May 16 : On the order of the Supreme Court, the Kokrajhar Police with the permission of the Kokrajhar High Court on Tuesday burnt and destroyed at least 40 quintal tobacco, 800 kg of Ganja, 1,400 bottles of phensedyl and 465 kg of intoxicants in premises of former MLA Pradip ...

Remarkable improvement in North East's security situation: Rajnath ...
Guwahati (Assam) , May 16 : Committed to unleash the true potential of the North East, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said there has been significant improvement in the security situation of North East over the past years.

Rajnath Singh chairs high level meeting to review situation in North ...
Guwahati (Assam) , May 16 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday reviewed the prevailing law and order situation in the north-eastern states.

New 100 bed hospital inaugurated in Assam
Johrat (Assam) , May 12 : Assam health care sector recently took a leap as a new mother and child wing with 100 beds was inaugurated by State health minister Himanta Biswas Sarma at function held inside the Jorhat Medical College and Hospital campus.

Assam: Fake Indian, Myanmar currency seized, one arrested
Silchar (Assam) , May 11 : Fake Indian currency worth Rs. 1, 20,000 and fake Myanmar currency worth Rs 22, 00,000 seized by the police in Silchar.

Assam: SSB sub-inspector killed in operation against NDFB(S)
New Delhi , May 9 : One sub-inspector of 15 Battalion Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) was on Tuesday killed in an operation against the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) (S) insurgent group in the Manas Reserve Forest in Assam's Chirang district.