Sunday, Nov 27, 2022



Assam: Uproar following death of suspected militants in 'police operation,' BTC chief assures 'proper investigation'

September 20, 2021 6:49 pm

Pramod Boro’s statement comes after an uproar in Kokrajhar, with locals and Opposition parties alleging that the encounter was “staged.”

Three killed in 'retaliatory' police firing in Assam after cops foil bank robbery bid

August 22, 2021 7:58 pm

“The Police team intercepted the dacoits at Chengmari near Bhotgaon at around 2.30 am,” said the statement by the cops, adding that the dacoits “opened fire”, and the police team had to “resort to control firing to protect life and government property”.

Assam gangrape-murder accused tried to flee; shot, injured: Police

June 18, 2021 5:16 am

Police said that one of the accused took the policemen to a spot on the pretext of recovering a mobile phone and tried to attack them using a machete which was hidden there.

Assam: DNA test to settle matter as couple, woman fight over 15-yr-old boy

May 09, 2016 5:53 am

Manoranjan and Uma Das claim the boy is their son Bishal Das, who went missing during the 2012 violence in Kokrajhar and Chirang districts of western Assam, involving Bodos and Bengali-speaking Muslims.

Assam: Attempt to blow up rail track foiled, KLO terrorist killed

August 14, 2015 2:05 pm

The militants opened fire and the security team retaliated, injuring a KLO militant who later died in hospital, the sources said.

In healthcare starved Assam, Dholmara health centre sets example of super-effective functioning

December 05, 2014 10:24 am

The PHC is known for being among the best in the district on the scale of management and service delivery.

Law and Disorder

October 14, 2014 12:00 am

Assamese artist Aniruddha Barua draws attention to the strife-ridden areas in the Northeast and the battle against AFSPA.

32 killed in 36 hours by Bodo militants in Assam, curfew imposed

May 03, 2014 2:22 pm

Four women, a man and three children belonging to two Muslim families were killed.

Ex-Ulfa leader upsets equations in Bodo bastion Kokrajhar

April 22, 2014 3:34 am

With Sarania joining politics, there have been several incidents of violence with his supporters targeting Bodoland People’s Front (BPF) workers.

When it comes to coaches, SAI struggles to fill in the blanks

March 11, 2014 4:14 pm

The coaching syllabus too is outdated; in fact it has not been upgraded even once in last two decades at least.