Samudra Gupta Kashyap


Guwahati: Woman ‘gangraped’ on KSR Bengaluru-New Tinsukia Express, one held
Sat, Sep 24, 2016

The 20-year-old, who was travelling alone from Bengaluru, rushed to the Government Railway Police station in New Tinsukia and lodged a complaint that she was raped by three persons.

Assam: Six rebels killed in encounter
Sat, Sep 24, 2016

Karbi Anglong SP Debajit Deuri said a group of KPLT cadres, which was holed up in two huts inside the reserved forest, opened fire on the joint operation team when the latter got close and asked them to surrender.

Woman allegedly raped in Bangalore-Tinsukia Express; one held
Fri, Sep 23, 2016

The woman, who was traveling alone from Bangalore, rushed to the Government Railway Police station in New Tinsukia to lodge a complaint that she was raped by three persons.

Bandh against Kaziranga eviction disrupts life in Assam
Wed, Sep 21, 2016

Two people, including a woman, had died when the police used force to disperse the encroachers who had turned violent.

We miss Kalikho Pul, he started revolt in Congress: Pema Khandu
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

“We in the new PPA government really miss Kalikho Pul at this moment when we have a stable non-Congress government with a solid majority, I personally feel it more,” said Khandu.

Pema Khandu govt to be NEDA govt: Himanta Biswa Sarma
Mon, Sep 19, 2016

"The Pema Khandu government will be one of the NEDA governments,” Sarma, who arrived here on a day-long trip as the convener of the BJP-led North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA), said.

Response from Congress high command was humiliating: Arunachal CM Pema Khandu
Mon, Sep 19, 2016

“The kind of response we got in the AICC headquarters just two days of taking oath as Chief Minister was totally frustrating and humiliating,” Khandu said.

Arunachal: Day after, PPA chairman says Khandu plan may have been on for weeks
Sun, Sep 18, 2016

“Khandu may be new to politics, but the way he planned his strategy, to push both Nabam Tuki and the Congress out of power, was a masterstroke,” he said. From zero MLAs, PPA now has 43 members in the House.

Arunachal: From no MLA to government, PPA fortunes turn in hours
Sun, Sep 18, 2016

Although back in power, Kamen Ringu, chairman of the People’s Party of Arunachal, is under no illusion that it may not last for long.

Congress loses Arunachal two months after it got it, 43 of 44 MLAs defect
Sat, Sep 17, 2016

The PPA strength in the Assembly stands at 43 because another former chief minister Nabam Tuki chose to remain with the Congress.

Arunachal is finally Congress-mukt, no plans of BJP-PPA merger yet: Himanta Biswa Sarma
Fri, Sep 16, 2016

Sarma also claimed that Pema Khandu, and for that matter most of the Arunachal Pradesh MLAs who had joined the PPA in February this year, did not want to go back to the Congress.

Will Arunachal Pradesh’s new government be BJP by another name?
Fri, Sep 16, 2016

The Congress Legislature Party merging with the PPA came three days after a section of Congress MLAs approaching the BJP central leadership in New Delhi and expressing their desire to merge with it.

Arunachal Pradesh: Congress left with just Tuki as all other MLAs join PPA along with Khandu
Fri, Sep 16, 2016

“We have all decided to and joined the PPA today (Friday) morning in the larger interest of Arunachal Pradesh," said Deputy CM Chowna Mein

Assam health director suspended: Late for work, doctors lose one day’s pay
Fri, Sep 16, 2016

. The government also suspended J Barman, director of health services for negligence of duty.

Amit Shah kicks off BJP’s poll campaign in Manipur
Thu, Sep 15, 2016

The Okram Ibobi Singh government has failed to submit utilisation certificates for schemes worth over Rs 5,000 crore.

Arunachal Governor Sacked: On way out, Rajkhowa says SC said nothing against me
Wed, Sep 14, 2016

The Indian Express had first reported on September 3 that Rajkhowa had been asked to put in his papers “on health grounds” — weeks after the Supreme Court restored the Congress government in the state.

BJP leader’s son released by ULFA: ‘Was afraid I would be killed in crossfire’
Sun, Sep 11, 2016

"I was often shifted from one place to another through the mountains, with three or four people with guns accompanying me,” Kuldeep, who reached home in Tinsukia’s Hanhkhati village Friday, said.

Oil tankers take Bangla route to Tripura
Sat, Sep 10, 2016

Nine oil tankers and an LPG bullet were flagged off from IOCL's marketing hub at Betkuchi here Friday.

Numaligarh Refinery makes record Rs 1222-cr profit, pays 70 per cent dividend
Sat, Sep 10, 2016

CMD Padmanabhan said that NRL recorded the highest ever net profit of Rs 1,222 crores during 2015-16, registering a marked growth of 70 per cent over previous year’s net profit of Rs 718 crore.

Here is why bhot jolokiya — the world’s hottest chilli from the North East — in focus now
Fri, Sep 09, 2016

Rajnath Singh said last week, that a Home Ministry committee had suggested that the chilli-based PAVA shells could be used for crowd control measures in the Valley.

Myanmar primary route for Assam rhino horns reaching China: Report
Wed, Sep 07, 2016

The report cited a previous finding according to which most rhino horns from Assam used to earlier move first to Nepal then on to China, with only about one-tenth of the traffic crossing the Indo-Myanmar border.

Told to go, Arunachal Governor Jyoti Prasad Rajkhowa hits back: Let President sack me
Tue, Sep 06, 2016

Rajkhowa had been asked to put in his papers “on health grounds” — weeks after the Supreme Court restored the Congress government in the state.

Indian Railways working on link to Bhutan, Nepal, Bangladesh
Tue, Sep 06, 2016

The railway links between India and Bhutan, for which studies were carried out by RITES in 2008, include Kokrajhar-Gelephu, Rangiya-Samdrupjonkhar, Banarhat-Samtse, and Pathsala-Nanglam.

Indian conservationist Bibhuti Lahkar voted IUCN Heritage Hero
Mon, Sep 05, 2016

A human-wildlife conflict mitigation expert, Lahkar has showed humans how they can live side by side with wild elephants.

Assam adopts new tourism logo, punchline
Mon, Sep 05, 2016

The ‘Awesome Assam’ punchline comes with a logo that depicts the one-horned rhino, world-famous Assam tea and the Brahmaputra on one canvas.

Assam adopts new tourism logo, new punchline with Rs 15-crore publicity budget
Sun, Sep 04, 2016

The ‘Awesome Assam’ punchline comes with a logo that depicts the one-horned rhino, world-famous Assam tea and the mighty Brahmaputra on one canvas

Must reconstruct Indo-Bangla border fence: Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal
Sun, Sep 04, 2016

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday said a lot needs to be done to seal the porous Indo-Bangla border and end illegal entry of foreigners.

Noted Assamese poet Nalini Dhar Bhattacharyya dies at 95
Fri, Sep 02, 2016

Honoured by Asam Sahitya Sabha with the ‘Sahityacharya’ title in 2010, Bhattacharyya’s best-known collections of poems include “Ei Kunwolite, Cherashalir Malita, Bidai Phular Din, Ahata Sapon and Noni Asane Gharat.

Four states, four governments, 100 days
Fri, Sep 02, 2016

How the beginning has been for govts in Assam, Bengal, Kerala and Tamil Nadu, which have either reached or are on the verge of reaching a landmark.

Sarbananda Sonowal govt’s first 100 days: Infiltration to poaching, a lot of promises to keep
Fri, Sep 02, 2016

The 100 days have also been marked by a spurt in militant activity by ULFA and NDFB factions.

Abducted Guwahati girl rescued; help, 5 others held
Sat, Aug 27, 2016

Adishree was alone at home when she was taken out of their Jayanagar apartment around 12.45 pm by their housemaid Rumi Das.

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.