Guwahati: The death toll in the Assam hooch tragedy has increased to 120, authorities said on Saturday.
Published 23-Feb-2019 17:30 IST | Updated 21:53 IST
Guwahati: At least 65 people died and more than 100 were battling for their lives in hospitals after consuming spurious liquor in two separate incidents in Assam's Golaghat and Jorhat districts, according to reports.
Published 23-Feb-2019 10:23 IST | Updated 10:33 IST
Guwahati: In yet another hooch tragedy, 27 people died, including four women, allegedly by consuming spurious liquor at Halmira Tea Estate in Golaghat district of Assam.
Published 22-Feb-2019 13:58 IST | Updated 17:54 IST
New Delhi: Congress on Friday has decided to go alone in Assam in the forthcoming general election.
Published 22-Feb-2019 18:00 IST
Diphu (Assam): A hardcore militant of People's Democratic Council of Karbi-Longri (PDCK) was apprehended Friday along with arms and ammunition in Karbi Anglong district of central Assam, police said.
Published 22-Feb-2019 16:07 IST
Dhubri: Kajigaon police arrested four men in connection with 'witch-hunting' in Modati village in Dhubri-Kokrajhar border on Tuesday.
Published 20-Feb-2019 12:54 IST
Lakhimpur: BJP president Amit Shah said on Sunday that the sacrifices of the 40 CRPF personnel in Pulwama will not go in vain as there is a BJP government at the Centre now and it, unlike the erstwhile Congress dispensation, will not "compromise" on any security issue.
Published 17-Feb-2019 17:16 IST | Updated 17:33 IST
Guwahati: A college teacher was suspended for a Facebook post over the suicide bomber attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, that claimed the lives of 49 CRPF personnel.
Published 17-Feb-2019 13:01 IST
Guwahati: The mortal remains of CRPF Head Constable Maneswar Basumatari, killed in the Pulwama terror attack, was consigned to the flames in his native village in Assam's Baksa district with full state honours on Saturday.
Published 17-Feb-2019 03:15 IST
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday reviewed the law and order situation in the state after the terror attack on a CRPF convoy in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Thursday.
Published 15-Feb-2019 19:13 IST
Guwahati: KMSS Adviser Akhil Gogoi on Thursday slammed the BJP over the Citizenship Bill and alleged that the saffron party with its parent body RSS tried to convert India into another Pakistan through the divisive bill.
Published 15-Feb-2019 06:46 IST
Shillong: Two tribal Khasi men were arrested and many people sustained injuries as Assam Police on Thursday resorted to baton charge in Umwali, a disputed area between Meghalaya and Assam, an official said.
Published 15-Feb-2019 02:35 IST
Guwahati: Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma Thursday said the unity of the people and political parties ensured that the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) was not tabled in Rajya Sabha and this was a victory for the northeast. Sangma arrived here from New Delhi along with Asom Gana ParishadMore
Published 14-Feb-2019 23:29 IST
Kochi: The Kerala High Court Wednesday stayed the construction of an unauthorised building at Munnar in Idukki district, over which a local MLA had publicly slandered a woman sub-collector for issuing a stop memo notice.
Published 14-Feb-2019 01:09 IST
Dudhnoi (Assam): Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma Wednesday said not passing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the Rajya Sabha is a defeat for Assam and the party will fight the upcoming Lok Sabha elections with a commitment towards it. The senior BJP leader claimed that without theMore
Published 13-Feb-2019 21:04 IST
Guwahati: With the contentious Citizenship (amendment) Bill set to lapse on June 3 as it was not tabled in the Rajya Sabha which adjourned sine die on Wednesday, celebrations broke out across Assam which had been vehemently protesting against it.
Published 13-Feb-2019 20:29 IST
Shillong/New Delhi: People across the northeastern states rejoiced as the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, is set to lapse on June 3, when the term of the present Lok Sabha ends, as the Bill could not be passed in the Rajya Sabha which was adjourned sine die on Wednesday, the last dayMore
Published 13-Feb-2019 20:27 IST | Updated 20:47 IST
Nagaon (Assam): Four persons, including a woman, were killed when a tempo hit a truck parked on National Highway-54 in Hojai district on Tuesday, police said.
Published 13-Feb-2019 05:00 IST
New Delhi: The Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) president Akhil Gogoi on Tuesday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has indulged in horse-trading to get the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill passed in the parliament.
Published 12-Feb-2019 20:03 IST
Guwahati: Two police officials went absconding after stealing 60 seized gold biscuits worth Rs 3 crore. The smugglers who had stolen the goods in the first place reported the theft.
Published 12-Feb-2019 05:51 IST

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