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Assam Rifles

War histories to be declassified in 5 years

War records will be open after 25 years; Government can withhold sensitive info

13 Jun 2021 9:28 AM

Major General dismissed without pension over sexual abuse, confirms Army chief

In December last year, an Army General Court Martial had recommended the dismissal of the Major General.

16 Aug 2019 4:57 PM

In Tibet, an atheist regime talks of reincarnation

A worse contradiction is about the position of the atheist regime on the Dalai Lama’s rebirth.

13 Apr 2019 1:31 AM

3 Assam Rifles jawans among 4 injured in twin blasts at Imphal

The dual explosion is believed to be the handiwork of a proscribed militant.

08 Feb 2019 10:42 AM

Assam Rifles strengthens Indo-Myanmar border to curb trans-border crimes

The vast stretch of Indo-Myanmar Border along North Eastern states of Arunachal, Nagaland, Manipur and Mizoram is manned by Assam Rifles.

27 Dec 2018 5:40 PM


Nagas’ talks with Centre on again

The security sources said the process of giving a final shape to the draft of the agreement had started.

16 Jul 2018 1:43 AM

SC on Manipur ‘killings’: Rights violations cannot be tolerated

“What has happened here, it appears to be widespread,” the bench said, adding, “violation of human rights cannot be tolerated”.

06 Jul 2018 6:05 AM

Eight Assam Rifles jawans killed in Naga attack

The heavily-armed militants first set off a powerful improvised explosive device (IED) blast at the vehicle and started indiscriminate firing.

18 Jun 2018 1:06 AM

After Rajnath meet, Rio rules out idea of greater Nagaland

Naga groups decide to resume talks with New Delhi.

14 Jun 2018 2:11 AM

‘Lucrative’ surrender deal to N-E militants

Rs 4 lakh fixed deposit, Rs 6,000 monthly stipend proposed.

28 May 2018 12:18 AM


Upholding law and discipline: Army is swift, stern in dealing with violators

The Army operates under AFSPA only when the prevailing security situation demands so.

19 Mar 2018 12:45 AM

Arms racket in N-E busted, 5 AK-56 seized

Suneet added that Assam Rifles had laid the same ambush four times in the past, but did not see the arms dealers turn up.

03 Jul 2017 2:24 AM

Manipur blast: 1 Assam Rifles jawan killed, 3 injured

The bomb blast took place at the security checking point of Ramva AR post, under Shangshak Police Station of Ukhrul District.

30 Jun 2017 12:48 PM

Rajnath Singh: Don’t hurt good ties with Myanmar

Singh said the “brave soldiers” of the Assam Rifles guard the Indo-Myanmar border with courage and dedication.

14 Jun 2017 2:29 AM

India’s military spend fifth largest

Expenditure in 2016 grew by 8.5 per cent, imports of global arms also up.

25 Apr 2017 1:18 AM


Supreme Court order brings relief to Manipuris

Assam Rifles personnel allegedly came to her house at midnight and entered after breaking down the door.

23 Apr 2017 6:27 AM

58 years later, Dalai Lama meets jawan who escorted him to India from Tibet

Das is the last known survivor of the group of five Indian army personnel which brought Dalai Lama to India, after the Chinese crackdown.

03 Apr 2017 9:53 AM

Combing ops after rebels’ ambush on Assam Rifles

The minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju was also scheduled to visit Phangsau Pass on Sunday, but his visit was cancelled.

24 Jan 2017 1:34 AM

Suppliers, officers run food racket in Assam Rifles?

Referring to a video posted by the wife of an Assam Rifles jawan pointing out the poor quality of food served to soldiers

14 Jan 2017 1:08 AM

2 Ulfa rebels killed, 6 arrested in Arunachal Pradesh

The Assam Rifle has also recovered a cache of arms and ammunition from their possession.

15 Dec 2016 2:58 AM