August 03, 2021 8:47 pm
The incident came to light, when the victim, a 25-year-old student from Guwahati, shared her experience on her Facebook page, describing how she ensured that her attacker could not escape.
July 31, 2021 7:28 am
Earlier in the day, Assam summoned Mizoram officials to the Dholai police station in connection with its probe into the July 26 incident
July 30, 2021 8:34 pm
The Assam Police also said it will take "lawful action" against Vanlalvena who had allegedly made a "threatening" statement over the border clash in which five policemen and a civilian were killed.
July 29, 2021 4:10 pm
Across the border, in the Mizoram town of Vairengte, memories of last year’s blockade are still fresh.
July 27, 2021 12:52 pm
"Heartfelt condolences to the families of those who've been killed. I hope the injured recover soon," Gandhi tweeted, tagging a purported video of the violence.
July 27, 2021 7:21 am
Fifty policemen were injured, including Nimbalkar Vaibhav Chandrakant, SP of Assam’s Cachar district, who sustained a bullet injury in the leg.
July 19, 2021 2:09 pm
Mizoram's Kolasib district Deputy Commissioner H Lalthlangliana shot a letter to Assam's Cachar district administration, alleging human rights violation and atrocities on tribal people by Assam government officials and police during a border stand-off on July 10, an official in Aizawl said.
July 16, 2021 8:06 am
Since Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma took over on May 10, at least 23 people have been shot at while in police custody, with five dead. They had been held for crimes such as cattle-smuggling, rape, murder, drug-peddling, dacoity. This is apart from deaths of 10 militants in encounters in the past two months.
June 13, 2021 6:20 pm
“Prima facie it appears to be a case of suicide but we are investigating all aspects. If it was a suicide, we will find the cause for the same and if it was a murder, we will nab the perpetrators soon," said Thube Prateek Vijay Kumar, SP of Kokrajhar.
February 15, 2021 11:22 pm
The accused is a man named Buddhadeb Das, the police said.