Samudra Gupta Kashyap


Trying to rescue man abducted by ULFA: CM Sarbananda Sonowal
Thu, Aug 25, 2016

Kuldeep was abducted on August 1 from Nampong in Arunachal Pradesh.

Naga peace talks on verge of coming through a final solution: NSCN-IM
Thu, Aug 25, 2016

This announcement from the NSCN(IM) came four days after the two sides held their last round of talks on August 19.

In ULFA kidnap video, hostage appeals to Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal, parents for help
Tue, Aug 23, 2016

The video clip showed Kuldeep Moran in a kneeling position, with five heavily armed masked men standing guard, with all six facing the camera.

Harassed by seniors, student attempts suicide in Assam
Tue, Aug 23, 2016

The mother has filed a police complaint against the school authorities.

Assam floods: Majuli grapples with familiar erosion problem
Tue, Aug 23, 2016

Floods recede but people return to find homes, land washed away in CM’s constituency and elsewhere.

Upgraded IAF airstrip launched in Arunachal
Sat, Aug 20, 2016

The Sukhoi touchdown that took place at around 10:45 AM, was preceded by a fly-past by three formation off three other Sukhoi-30 MKI Ai Dominance Fighter aircrafts.

North East on track to connect capitals by train
Fri, Aug 19, 2016

Kohima last of 7 capitals being brought on national rly map, plan is now to move into Bangladesh, Myanmar.

Banwari Lal Purohit: Former Cong leader who claimed he arranged meeting between Rajiv & RSS
Thu, Aug 18, 2016

The former MP is currently managing editor of Hitavada, an English daily founded by Gopal Krishna Gokhale in 1911.

Sarbananda Sonowal: Zero-tolerance towards militancy, sealing Bangla border ‘high priority’
Tue, Aug 16, 2016

“Some misguided elements of our society may have ignored the messages patriotism of the sages and even belittled the sacrifices made by martyrs and given boycott calls of Independence Day,"Sonowal said.

The Big Shift: New migrant, new track
Mon, Aug 15, 2016

From UP and Bihar to Mumbai and Delhi is India’s heaviest internal migrant track. A new route has opened up: from Assam & North-East to Kerala

Top NSCN leader: Centre recognised Naga sovereignty
Mon, Aug 15, 2016

He was speaking at the 70th “Naga Independence Day” celebrations at the NSCN(IM)’s council headquarters at Hebron near Dimapur.

Cops defuse bomb, grenades brought by rebels to Guwahati
Sun, Aug 14, 2016

It is suspected to have been meant for causing trouble in the city on Independence Day.

Assam: Tinsukia tense after rebels kill two Hindi-speaking settlers
Sun, Aug 14, 2016

“We have intensified the operations following Friday night’s attack. It is clearly the handiwork of the anti-talk faction of ULFA,” Eastern Assam DIG BP Rabha said.

IGP to head Kalikho Pul suicide probe; Jyoti Prasad Rajkhowa back as Arunachal governor
Sun, Aug 14, 2016

Kalikho Pul, who had accepted the Supreme Court order, however was found hanging on August 9 from a ceiling fan in one of the bedrooms of the chief minister’s official bungalow in Itanagar which he had not yet vacated.

Suspected ULFA militants kill 2 in Assam village
Sat, Aug 13, 2016

The attack comes days after NDFB(S) militants killed 14 civilians in Kokrajhar district, over 600 kilometers from Tinsukia.

Assam first to ratify GST Bill
Sat, Aug 13, 2016

Finance minister Sarma said the state would get back 42 per cent of the central portion of the GST, which would be a huge benefit for Assam.

Clash with college students brings Uber cab service to a halt in Guwahati
Fri, Aug 12, 2016

Trouble first began with a group of autorickshaw drivers and cabbies getting into a heated argument over the latter parking their cars in places ‘designated’ for auto parking near the Guwahati railway station late last night.

Former Arunachal CM Kalikho Pul cremated, no minister from state present
Fri, Aug 12, 2016

Kalikho Pul (47), who was found hanging from a ceiling fan in the chief minister’s official bungalow in Itanagar, was given a tearful farewell by family members, fellow tribesmen and admirers.

Assam: Panel starts examining rhino horns kept in treasuries
Fri, Aug 12, 2016

The need to verify genuineness of the horns arose following allegations that a number of them were replaced with fake horns by unscrupulous elements within the forest department.

Assam starts verifying genuineness of rhino horns stored for decades in treasuries
Thu, Aug 11, 2016

The necessity to verify the genuineness of the rhino horns arose following allegations that a number of them were replaced with fake horns by some unscrupulous elements within the forest department

Arunanchal Pradesh: Day after Kalikho Pul’s death, data services suspended over fear of violence
Thu, Aug 11, 2016

Kalikho Pul, 47, was found hanging from a ceiling fan in the CM’s official bungalow Tuesday.

Removed as Arunachal chief minister by court, Kalikho Pul is found hanging
Wed, Aug 10, 2016

While Pema Khandu took over as chief minister on July 16, Pul was yet to vacate the official residence as his youngest child.

Kalikho Pul’s body found hanging from ceiling fan, 3-day state mourning
Tue, Aug 09, 2016

Kalikho Pul, according to official sources in Itanagar, was found hanging from a ceiling fan in one of the bedrooms of the CM's official bungalow which had not yet vacated after the apex court verdict had dismissed him on July 13.

Saving rhino calves, other Kaziranga animals during floods is a different job altogether
Mon, Aug 08, 2016

How 32-year old Ramen fights all odds to rescue animals while the Brahmaputra causes massive inundation to the Kaziranga national park in Assam.

Assam: NDFB(S) recruiting minors, says DGP Mukesh Sahay
Mon, Aug 08, 2016

Assam DGP Mukesh Sahay said security forces have found several under-18 boys during operations, most of whom come from poor families.

Kokrajhar attack: No one will be spared, says Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal
Mon, Aug 08, 2016

The CM, who also chaired a meeting of Unified Command, comprising Army, central forces and state police in Kokrajhar, said security forces have already intensified operations against NDFB(S).

NDFB(S) leaders based in Bhutan ordered attack in Assam: DGP
Sun, Aug 07, 2016

The Assam Police believes I K Songbijit, the self-styled chairman and commander-in-chief of the NDFB(S), is himself in Myanmar.

Assam attack: Grandfather rushed out to save 6-year-old, killed
Sun, Aug 07, 2016

The eyewitnesses say the two militants didn’t appear to have any particular target.

Flood fury: Why Brahmaputra’s trail of destruction has become annual ritual in Assam
Sun, Aug 07, 2016

The Brahmaputra, one of the mightiest rivers in the world, runs through Assam like a throbbing vein, sustaining lives and livelihood along its banks.

14 killed in Assam’s Kokrajhar after suspected Bodo militants open fire at village market
Sat, Aug 06, 2016

Police said that two militants reached the market in Balajan Tiniali on an autorickshaw at around 12.30 pm and fired from two automatic weapons, killing 12 people on the spot.

Assam strike: Cornered rebels had orders to hit back
Sat, Aug 06, 2016

This is the first time that the NDFB(S) faction has chosen to indiscriminately target people of various communities in a typical rural marketplace.

First NDFB(S) attack since Sonowal took over leaves 14 dead in Kokrajhar
Fri, Aug 05, 2016

This incidentally was the first major violence carried out by any rebel group in Assam since the BJP-led government of Sarbananda Sonowal took charge on May 24.

Assam attack: CM Sarbananda Sonowal condemns dastardly act, asks police to remain on high alert
Fri, Aug 05, 2016

Speaking on the Kokrajhar attack, Chief Minister Sonowal warned that the militants would be dealt with very sternly.

Assam attack: DGP hints at NDFB(S) hand in Kokrajhar firing
Fri, Aug 05, 2016

Several others who sustained injuries in the attack, that occurred at around 12:30 pm, have been shifted to hospitals nearby.

As water recedes, Assam stares at rebuilding work worth crores
Tue, Aug 02, 2016

The floods have so far left more than 30 people dead, affected more than 37 lakh people in more than 4,000 villages across Assam’s 28 districts, and left nearly 42,000 houses fully or partially damaged.

Assam floods: 218 animals including 17 rhinos, 166 hog deer dead in Kaziranga
Tue, Aug 02, 2016

Assam floods: Of over 100 animals rescued by forest guards, NGOs and local people, 18 including eight rhinos are currently undergoing treatment at the CWRC, the country’s only wildlife field hospital in Kaziranga.