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Ramdev gets Assam land, threats from Ulfa faction

The outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (Independent) on Tuesday warned yoga guru Baba Ramdev’s company of dire consequences and accused him of grabbing 450bighas in Assam.

09 Nov 2016 6:03 AM

Naga talks set to clinch final solution: PM’s envoy

The peace talks between the government and the National Socialist Council of Nagalim — NSCN(I-M) — has now entered into a crucial phase in which the talks on administrative and integration related iss

08 Nov 2016 1:12 AM

Oil India seeks Assam’s help to fight bandhs

Bogged down by frequent bandhs and local disruptions, Oil India Limited (OIL) has sought the intervention of the Assam government in dealing with the situation which has been affecting the operation o

07 Nov 2016 2:12 AM

Senior Assam official held over graft

A day after the arrest of an assistant engineer of the town and country-planning department for accepting the Rs 10-lakh bribe from a job aspirant, the Assam Police on Friday arrested the Assam Public

05 Nov 2016 7:22 AM

2 Chinese with invalid permit enter Arunachal Pradesh

In what has caught the security agencies napping, two Chinese tourists from Hong Kong recently visited Arunachal Pradesh despite a strict restriction on the entry of people of some countries in the fr

05 Nov 2016 7:12 AM

Rs 2,250 crore scam unearthed in Assam

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday directed “drastic action” to reform the social welfare department after a scam of Rs 2,250 crore during the previous Congress regime came to light.

04 Nov 2016 9:53 AM

Assam: 3 killed in name of black magic

In two shocking incidents of superstition and black magic, two women and a four-year boy were killed by a tantric and villagers in two separate incidents in Nagaon and Chiraideo districts of Assam, on

02 Nov 2016 2:48 AM

‘Amendment in Citizenship Bill may hurt BJP’

Former Assam chief minister and AGP founder-president Prafulla Kumar Mahanta on Monday said that the proposed Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, to provide citizenship to Hindu immigrants in Assam ma

01 Nov 2016 1:06 AM

Manipur CM escapes militant attack in Ukhrul

Security men guard after protesters burnt a vehichle during a protest against Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh's visit in curfew bound Ukhrul district of Manipur. (Photo: PTI)

25 Oct 2016 4:31 AM

Assam may move Supreme Court on citizenship verification

Following poor response from other states in verifying and updating the National Register of Citizens (NRC), the Assam government said it will approach the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the sta

22 Oct 2016 6:41 AM