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Assam final electoral roll published
Guwahati, Jan 20 : : The Chief Electoral Officer of Assam on Friday published the final electoral roll of the state.

Assam's multi crore ICDS scam : Vigilance and Anti Corruption sleuths ...
Guwahati, Jan 20 : : The Vigilance and Anti Corruption (V&AC) sleuths on Friday grilled Akon Bora, a former Congress minister of Assam in connection with a multi crore scam.

Over 1.64 lakh pucca houses for poor to be built in Assam under ...
Guwahati, Jan 19 : Over 1.64 lakh pucca houses have been proposed for poor people in Assam during the financial year 2016-17 under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Gramin), which was launched on Thursday.

Seven-year-old girl killed after rape in Assam, three arrested
Guwahati, Jan 19 : In a shocking incident, three men allegedly raped and murdered a seven- year- old girl in Kamrup (Metro) district.

Over 150 Assam youths in touch with ISIS : IB
Guwahati, Jan 19 : : As the ISIS threatens to conduct major terror attacks in India, a document submitted by Intelligence Bureau (IB) to the Union Home Ministry reveals that more than 150 youths from Assam have been in touch with the terrorist group, out to make its network in the state.

Nagaland : 13 NSCN militants apprehended, huge cache of arms seized
Guwahati, Jan 19 : : Assam Rifles troops have apprehended 13 NSCN(IM) insurgents in Nagaland's Mon district and recovered huge cache of arms and ammunition.

Security beefed up in Assam following terror threat
Guwahati, Jan 18 : Assam police beefed up security across the state following the intelligence bureau input of probable terror attack ahead of Republic day celebration.

Assam govt to encourage ties with NASSCOM, Japan Council for ...
Guwahati, Jan 18 : NASSCOM, Japan Council Chief Yukio Takeyari on Wednesday called on Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal in the latter's office chamber in Assam Secretariat and expressed the organisation's keen interests to tie up with Assam in Government's Start-up, Stand-up initiatives for ...

After Sonowal's convoy stopped in traffic snarls, Assam govt decides ...
Guwahati, Jan 18 : : While the speed of the Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal's convoy was stoped in the traffic snarls in the two lane Saraighat bridge over the Brahmaputra river on Tuesday evening, the state government on Wednesday decided to open the second Saraighat bridge in this month.

RBI gherao : Police detain 100 Assam Congress workers
Guwahati, Jan 18 : : Police on Wednesday detained over 100 Congress workers of Assam, including Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) president and Rajya Sabha MP Ripun Bora, while the Congress workers demonstrated in front of the Reserve Bank of India office in Guwahati as part of its nationwide ...

Hardcore NDFB(S) ultra nabbed in Assam
Guwahati, Jan 18 : Security forces apprehended a hardcore NDFB(S) ultra from Assam's Udalguri district on Tuesday, officials said on Wednesday.

NDFB(S) cadre apprehended by Army, Assam Police
Udalgiri (Assam) , Jan. 18 : In yet another major success, a joint team of the Army and Udalguri Police apprehended one dreaded NDFB(S) cadre from Daiphang Gaon area near Udalguri, Assam.

Assam: Woman seriously injured after jumping off a speeding vehicle ...
Guwahati, Jan 17 : A woman was seriously injured while she jumped off a speeding vehicle to escape an alleged rape attempt in Assam's Karbi Anglong district on Monday night.

Over 1.11 lakh cases still pending in Assam police
Guwahati, Jan 16 : : With over 1.11 lakh cases still pending in various police stations in Assam.

Magh Bihu, Uttarayan celebrated across nation
New Delhi , Jan. 14 : Magh Bihu is being celebrated across Assam with traditional fervour and gaiety.

APSC's cash-for-job scam: Police likely to grill former minister, ...
Guwahati, Jan 12 : Assam Police are likely to grill a former minister and journalists after the former Assam Public Service Commission (APCC) chairman Rakesh Paul, who was arrested in the cash-for-job scam, named several high profile personalities and claimed to have paid them in order to keep ...

Digidhan Mela : Sonowal unveils state developed e-wallet ...
Guwahati, Jan 11 : : In a move to tread a step towards Cashless Economy, Assam government on Wednesday unveiled an e-wallet and an e-payment portal for creating a cashless state.

Arunachal Pradesh: One NSCN(IM) militant nab by Assam Rifles
Guwahati, Jan 11 : : Security forces have apprehended a militant of NSCN(IM) from Arunachal Pradesh's Longding district, officials said.

Assam budget for FY18 to be tabled on Feb 7 : Himanta Biswa Sarma
Guwahati, Jan 11 : : Assam finance minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday said the state budget for the financial year 2017-18 will be tabled on Feb 7.

BSF's image should not be hampered: Government
Guwahati (Assam) , Jan. 11 : Rubbishing the claims of BSF jawan Tej Bahadur that the troops were not even getting basic three square meals, Minister of State for Home, Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday said there has been no problem of food, adding that an enquiry is going on in the matter.

Assam govt to establish NSD like state school of drama
Guwahati, Jan 10 : Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday said that the state government has decided to establish a state school of drama in the lines of National School of Drama in the state so that a proper training to the young artists can be provided where they would be enabled to ...

Meghalaya: 11 Assam based traders abducted by militants, eight manage ...
Guwahati, Jan 10 : Suspected militants of Meghalaya's Garo Hills abducted 11 Assam based traders from near the village of Gasuapara in South Garo Hills on Tuesday morning.

BJP-led Assam govt extends term of KAAC to another six months
Guwahati, Jan 9 : : The BJP-led Assam government had extended term of the present Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) to another six months.

Assam: Troubles Persist
On December 31, 2016, one militant belonging to the I.K. Songbijit faction of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB-IKS), identified as Aalai Ram Brahma aka Anthai Brahma was killed in an encounter by the Indian Army at Dhopguri village under the Orang Police Station of Udalguri District. ...

Hardcore NDFB(S) militant nabbed in Assam
Guwahati, Jan 9 : : Security forces apprehended a hardcore militant of NDFB(S) from Assam's Chirang district on Sunday evening, police said on Monday.

Jorhat's annual culture fest Ethnique 2017 ends
Jorhat, (Assam), , Jan. 9 : A unique concept of cultural tourism presented at a large level by school drop-outs and unemployed youth, organised by the Institution for Culture and Rural Development (I-CARD), concluded on January 8.

BJP-led Assam government to deport 17 illegal Bangladeshi immigrants ...
Guwahati, Jan 8 : BJP-led Assam government will be deported 17 illegal Bangladeshi immigrants including three hindus on Jan 9 to Bangladesh authorities, who were arrested few years ago and has been languishing at the detention camp.

Assam: Police finds Pakistani, ISIS flags hoisted in sandber island
Guwahati, Jan 8 : : Assam's Dibrugarh police on Sunday found two Pakistani flags and an ISIS flag hoisted from a sandber island (Char) of Brahmaputra river in the upper Assam district hoisted in front of a house.

Assam: Huge quantity of foreign liquor seized by excise department
Guwahati, Jan 7 : : Assam Excise department on Saturday seized huge quantity of illegal foreign liquor and beer from Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border, officials said.

Assam police Crime branch arrested rape accused absconding ...
Guwahati, Jan 7 : The Crime branch of Assam Police on late Friday night arrested the Meghalaya's legislator from the Gorchuk area of Guwahati city, who was absconding after his name emerged as an accused in the rape case of a 14-year old girl.

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