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Floods in North-East hjave affected lakhs
Assam , July 20 : Floods across north east India have been left stranded and left homeless. More than 20 of Assam's 32 districts have been affected as incessant monsoon rains have forced the burgeoning Brahmaputra River and its tributaries to burst their banks.

Gurugram: Jagga Jasoos actress Bidisha Bezbaruah found dead, husband ...
Gurugram (Haryana) , July 19 : The Haryana Police on Tuesday arrested the husband of Assamese actress and singer Bidisha Bezbaruah, a day after she allegedly committed suicide in her sector 43 Gurugram apartment.

Assamese singer Bidisha Bezbaruah found dead in Gurugram
New Delhi , July 18 : Assamese actor and singer Bidisha Bezbaruah allegedly committed suicide at her residence in Gurugram's Sushant Lok Monday.

Guwahati HC dismiss Nagaland CM petition seeking stay on floor test
Guwahati (Assam) , July 18 : Guwahati High Court on Tuesday dismissed the petition of Nagaland Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu seeking stay on floor test.

PM Modi assured necessary aids for flood-hit Assam: CM Sonowal
New Delhi , July 18 : Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday assured to provide relief materials and benefits for all those who have been affected with flood while saying that Prime Minister Narendra Modi also guaranteed necessary aids for Assam.

Assam floods: Death toll climbs to 59, over 10 lakh affected
Guwahati (Assam) , July 17 : The death toll in Assam floods mounted to 59 even though the overall situation showed signs of improvement.

Presidential Elections: EC allows Amit Shah, Tarun Gogoi to vote from ...
New Delhi , Jul 16 : The Election Commission on Sunday allowed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah, an MLA from Gujarat and former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi to cast their votes from New Delhi for tomorrow's Presidential elections.

Guwahati: NIA files chargesheet against ULFA terrorists
Guwahati (Assam) , Jul 15 : The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday filed a chargesheet against ULFA terrorist Gagan Hazarika and two other absconding accused before a special NIA Court, for allegedly trying to revive terrorist activities and resorting to extortion and kidnapping to ...

SC ruling of CBI probe in alleged extra-judicial killings 'a positive ...
New Delhi , July 14 : Senior advocate for the petitioner in the alleged extra-judicial killings by the Army, the Assam Rifles and the Manipur Police case, on Wednesday hailed the Supreme Court's ruling of ordering a CBI probe in the matter.

Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu convened a special meeting with Railway Board ...
New Delhi, July 14: In the wake of Assam Floods, Minister of Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu convened a special meeting of Railway Board officials in Railway Board.

Rescue operations in full swing in Kaziranga
Guwahati (Assam) , July 14 : The floodwater level in Kaziranga National Park (KNP), a World Heritage Site 250kms from here, started receding on Thursday, but the past eight days of flood fury has left a trail of animal carcasses.

39 rescue operation teams deployed in flood prone areas by NDRF
Assam , July 13 : The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have pre-positioned its thirty nine self-contained flood rescue operation teams in various flood affected area.

PM Modi taking close cognizance of NE flood situation: Jitendra Singh
New Delhi , July 13 : Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitendra Singh on Thursday said the Centre is providing all possible assistance to the people, who have been affected by the tragic flood in Assam and adjoining areas in the north-east.

Kiren Rijiju chairs review meeting on Assam floods
Lakhimpur (Assam) July 13 : Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Thursday chaired a review meeting with officials on Assam floods here.

Centre ready to extend every possible assistance: Assam CM on flood ...
Golaghat (Assam) July 13 : Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday said that the Central Government is ready to extend every possible assistance to the people who have been affected by the tragic floods in the state and adjoining areas in the north-east, adding people are receiving ...

Assam CM visits flood hit Kaziranga, assures help
Kaziranga (Assam) , July 13 : Assam Chief Minister Sarwanand Sonowal on Wednesday visited flood affected Kaziranga National Park.

Cabinet approves enhancement of the age of superannuation of Medical ...
New Delhi, July 12: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its ex-post facto approval for enhancement of the age of superannuation in respect of

Cabinet approves enhancement of the age of superannuation of Medical ...
New Delhi, July 12: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its ex-post facto approval for enhancement of the age of superannuation in respect of

Flood swamp Assam's Kaziranga National Park
Assam , July 12 : Floods in Assam cross the danger level after incessant rains hit several parts of the Kaziranga National Park.

Assam CM visits erosion hit areas, directs to adopt long term measure
Dispur (Assam) , July 11 : Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal yesterday paid a visit to the erosion affected areas of Lahorighat in Morigaon district and took stock of the measures that the Water Resources Department has taken so far to control the menace.

Assam floods: Roads blocked to prevent further hazard
Dispur (Assam) Jul 10 : With the flood situation deteriorating in Assam, various roads have been blocked to prevent any further damage to civilians and properties.

Flood forecast for Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Sikkim and North Bengal
New Delhi, July 9: In view of heavy to very heavy rainfall with isolated extremely heavy rainfall occurring in the States of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, North Bengal, Sikkim and parts of Bhutan in association with active to vigorous south west monsoon conditions.

Over 4 lakh people affected by flood in Assam
Dispur (Assam) , July 9 : As Assam floods worsen, over four lakh people have been affected so far in the state.

PM Modi has assured full assistance to flood-affected areas: Assam CM
Dispur (Assam) , July 9 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday assured full assistance to the state of Assam, which is facing havoc due to the recent floods.

Over 39 thousand people homeless as Assam floods worsen
Guwahati (Assam) , July 7 : Fourteen districts of Assam are in the grip of floods, nearly 39,753 people have been affected by it so far.

Two day police conference held in Guwahati to discuss infiltration in ...
Guwahati (Assam) , July 6 : A two-day police conference that saw the participation of police and paramilitary chiefs from the northeastern states and the Centre in Assam's Khanapara area focused on infiltration and border related issues in the north eastern region.

Assam: Nearly four lakh people affected by flood
Imphal (Assam) , July 05 : Nearly four lakh people are reeling under the fury of flood at 13 districts caused by incessant rains in Assam, according to official sources.

India-China issue needs to be handled patiently: Ram Madhav
Guwahati (Assam) , July 4 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary Ram Madhav on Tuesday said the issue with China requires greater attention and needs to be handled in a balanced and patient way.

India-China issue needs to be handled patiently: Ram Madhav
Guwahati (Assam) , July 4 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary Ram Madhav on Tuesday said the issue with China requires greater attention and needs to be handled in a balanced and patient way.

Cow vigilantes emboldened by BJP, Sangh Parivaar: Owaisi
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 04 : With yet another incident of lynching surfaced in the name of cow vigilantism in Assam, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Akbaruddin Owaisi on Tuesday said the cow vigilantes are being emboldened by the local Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ...