Monday, Feb 02, 2015



Two Assam cops removed from duty for assault on woman scribe
Sun, Feb 01, 2015

The scribe had gone to police station to shoot visuals of its dilapidated condition.

Two cops ‘closed’ for alleged assault on woman scribe in Guwahati
Sat, Jan 31, 2015

A lady reporter of a Guwahati-based satellite TV news channel lodged an FIR.

Assam CM Tarun Gogoi to set up Rhino Protection Force
Sat, Jan 31, 2015

Gogoi also asked park officials to take the NIA’s help to bust the international network of poachers.

Kalraj Mishra inaugurates business incubation centre for NE
Fri, Jan 30, 2015

The Centre has taken measures that would help develop leadership qualities among youths.

Arms factory with 1097 guns sealed in Guwahati
Wed, Jan 28, 2015

The company belonged to Kishorilal Kanu who gifted the company to his son Kamal Kishore Kanu in Feb 2008.

Illegal migration from Bangladesh still of serious concern: Assam CM Tarun Gogoi
Mon, Jan 26, 2015

Gogoi also claimed credit for bringing to the mainstream several militant groups under the Unified Command Structure.

R-Day Arunachal: Migration to urban areas must be stopped, says Governor Sharma
Mon, Jan 26, 2015

Sharma said Arunachal Pradesh was endowed with nature’s bounty and had huge socio-economic potential that are waiting to be unlocked.

Eleven labourers killed in Arunachal Pradesh road mishap
Fri, Jan 23, 2015

The vehicle first collided with roadside railings and then fell off the road into a deep gorge.

Kaziranga helps Northeast add 53 tigers
Fri, Jan 23, 2015

Of the 167 tigers counted in Assam, more than 125 are believed to be at the Kaziranga National Park.

ULFA served show-cause notice by Centre
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

The show cause notice was issued on January 13 by the central government under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Tribunal.

Assam government preparing separate Land Acquisition Bill: Tarun Gogoi
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

He said his government will not implement the amended Act by the Centre.

18 more NDFB(S) rebels arrested in Assam
Tue, Jan 20, 2015

The militants of the NDFB(S), including an IED expert, were nabbed from Panbari Forest area, IGP L R Bishnoi said.

Carrying Charlie Hebdo cartoon, newspaper face boycott threat in Assam
Sun, Jan 18, 2015

The Assam State Jamiat Ulama headed by AIUDF president Badruddin Ajmal sought an unconditional apology from it.

Question paper leak: Arunachal Public Service Commission resets exam
Sat, Jan 17, 2015

The APPSC Thursday announced fresh examinations for May.

Draft Arunachal Vision-2030 document in 6 months
Sat, Jan 17, 2015

Three committees are being constituted to identify challenges, set targets and work out a detailed development strategy.

Assam villagers defy Supreme Court ban, to hold buffalo fight during Bihu
Fri, Jan 16, 2015

Villagers say these were inseparable from Assamese culture and tradition associated with Bhogali Bihu.

Draft Arunachal Vision-2030 document within 6 months
Fri, Jan 16, 2015

The govt announced its decision to prepare an ‘Arunachal Vision-2030’ document covering six broad areas.

3 top NDFB(S) men arrested in Nagaland
Fri, Jan 16, 2015

NIA to probe motive behind Assam killings.

Groups sore over Assam bid to ban buffalo-fight, bulbul-fight on Bhogali Bihu
Wed, Jan 14, 2015

'Bhogali Bihu' marks the end of the harvesting season in the north eastern state of Assam.

Nagaland dissidents form new NPF body; Zeliang asks them to return to fold
Wed, Jan 14, 2015

The dissidents also asked Governor P B Acharya to dismiss Zeliang from the chief minister’s post without further delay.

VHP felicitates couple with eight children in Assam district
Tue, Jan 13, 2015

The occasion was a Hindu sammelan and yajna during which achievers in various fields were honoured.

Top NDFB(S) militant nabbed in joint police-army operation in Assam
Wed, Jan 14, 2015

Enon Bargoyary, a top NDFB(S) militant, was nabbed in a joint police-army operation in Assam.

Assam killings: 12 more NDFB(S) cadres in police net
Mon, Jan 12, 2015

Security forces arrested 12 top cadres, who included one central committee member, one deputy commandant and one platoon commander of the outfit.

Assam massacre: Top NDFB(S) leader who led Kokrajhar attack killed in encounter
Sat, Jan 10, 2015

Man identified as Jwblang – self-styled platoon commander of the outfit’s Kokrajhar platoon – was killed at Indo-Bhutan border.

8 NDFB(S) militants involved in Dec 23 Assam massacre held
Sat, Jan 10, 2015

Two of the eight NDFB(S) militants were directly involved in simultaneous attacks that killed 81.

Transfer all chit fund cases to CBI: Court to Tarun Gogoi government
Fri, Jan 09, 2015

There are 212 cases involving at least 179 companies and NBFCs.

‘Hijacked’ MLAs will return to CM’s side: NPF chief
Fri, Jan 09, 2015

"They want to disturb the government, but nothing will happen," he said.

Youth hold key to making ‘vibrant India': Kiren Rijiju
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

No one can prevent India from becoming a super power if the country’s youth inculcate positive attitude, said Rijiju.

Nagaland MLAs hijacked by dissidents, but will come back to CM: NPF chief
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

CM Zeliang said it was an "unwarranted political development" created by "some disgruntled elected NPF members."

Hand over all chit fund fraud cases to CBI; Gauhati HC tells Assam government
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

Even as the CBI is investigating the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scandal involving several politically important persons in West Bengal and Assam, a division bench of the Gauhati High Court on Thursday asked the Assam government to hand over all the cases relating to various such chit fund companies and non banking finance companies (NBFC) […]

Leopard enters bedroom of Guwahati resident, caught
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

This is the first leopard to have been trapped from the city in the new year.

19th National Youth Festival to kick start from January 8 in Guwahati
Wed, Jan 07, 2015

Chief minister Tarun Gogoi will inaugurate the festival in the Nehru Stadium.

The bird warriors of Satajan
Wed, Jan 07, 2015

As government sits on their demand to declare wetland as sanctuary, these Assam villagers take up the task of protecting migratory birds from poachers.

9 NDFB(S) militants held, NIA director in Guwahati
Wed, Jan 07, 2015

Confirming this, state Home Commissioner LS Changsan said while seven were arrested in the last two days.

Nagaland CM Zeliang faces rebellion
Wed, Jan 07, 2015

Former CM Rio backs rebels; NPF suspends 7 legislators.

Assam violence toll rises to 81; over 25,000 leave relief camps
Sat, Jan 03, 2015

Over 25,000 inmates of relief camps on Saturday left for their homes in violence-affected districts.