Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 | Last Update : 10:01 AM IST


Muslim men beaten up in Assam, forced to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’

According to police, the incident came to light after a video of attack and forcible chanting of slogans went viral on social media.

21 Jun 2019 11:04 AM

Tax body seeks extension of GST return filing by four months

Govt has made the entire GST procedure and filing of returns very 'confusing with hundreds of changes in the rules and taxes'.

19 Jun 2019 4:31 PM

Two officials caught taking bribe to include name in NRC list

Both the officials were arrested following a complaint by Kajari Ghosh Dutta, a resident of Ananda Nagar, over a bribe demand of Rs 10,000.

14 Jun 2019 4:19 PM

Over 500 men try to force women dancers to strip at cultural event in Assam, 2 held

Police said further investigations are underway and a hunt is on to nab others involved in the incident.

10 Jun 2019 10:29 AM

3 arrested for possessing tiger hide, teeth, bones in Dhemaji district of Assam

After getting tip off, joint operation was launched by Jonai Police, Wildlife Crime Control Bureau and District Forest Department on Sunday.

10 Jun 2019 10:21 AM


Ruckus after girls ‘forced to dance nude’ in Assam

Organisers allegedly asked the girls to strip and dance naked, and threatened to attack them with daggers if they didn’t comply.

10 Jun 2019 7:18 AM

Assam least prepared for climate change among Himalayan states

Livelihood and survival of communities in Himalayan states are going to be threatened, warns a study by Indian Institute of Technology.

10 Jun 2019 2:38 AM

Assam: Fire breaks out in Silchar-Trivandrum Express

No casualty has been reported yet and the fire tenders have reached the spot immediately to douse the flames.

09 Jun 2019 1:49 PM

Bail for ex-Armyman who was declared a ‘foreigner’

The bench while hearing the writ petition has also issued notices to the Assam govt, the Centre and NRC.

08 Jun 2019 12:31 AM

30-year army veteran detained on charges of being 'foreigner', gets bail

On behalf of retired Indian Army soldier noted lawyer Indira Jaising of Supreme Court was present in Court room.

07 Jun 2019 7:25 PM


Campaign to make Bengali Assam’s first language flayed

Few people from West Bengal and Assam have launched the campaign on a Facebook page recently.

07 Jun 2019 1:08 AM

Rs 11.79 lakh cr Indian tobacco sector employs 4.5 cr people: Study

India is a leading tobacco exporter with exports of leaf tobacco and tobacco products contributing Rs 6,000 crore annually.

05 Jun 2019 5:55 PM

IAF AN-32 plane with 13 on board goes missing

Sources in the Air Force said the AN-32 military transport aircraft had 13 people on board, including eight crew members and five passengers.

04 Jun 2019 1:24 AM

Assam, other N-E states reject narrative created against Citizenship Bill

The BJP allies — the regional AGP and Bodoland People’s Front — contested on four seats but failed to open their account.

03 Jun 2019 4:59 AM

‘Foreigner’ served in Indian Army for 30 years

Kargil veteran Mohammed Sanaullah was declared foreign national by Foreigner Tribunal.

02 Jun 2019 6:47 AM


BJP, AGP nominees are elected unopposed

Both the candidates received the winning certificates from the returning officer in Dispur.

01 Jun 2019 2:56 AM

Fed up of abuse, woman kills husband, walks to cops with severed head

The incident happened on Tuesday night when woman arrived at Dhalpur police outpost carrying her deceased husband's head in a plastic bag.

30 May 2019 1:54 PM

Pema Khandu takes oath as CM with 11 Cabinet ministers

Chief ministers of Assam, Nagaland, Manipur, Tripura and Meghalaya attended the function.

30 May 2019 5:21 AM

After 30 yrs in Army, soldier is declared a ‘foreigner’

Police said that Subedar Mohammed Sanaullah was detained after foreigners tribunal declared him a foreign national.

30 May 2019 5:05 AM

Hyundai to launch electric SUV 'Kona' in India in July

Domestic passenger vehicle sales dropped by 17.07 per cent in April, the steepest fall since October 2011.

29 May 2019 2:23 PM