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Five held for gangrape in Assam’s Nagaon

The incident has created anger among the residents of the area, who warned police to nab the culprits within 48 hours.

08 Mar 2019 6:11 AM

Womens T20: England defeats India, takes unassailable 2-0 lead

Chasing a target of 112, England managed to reach the target with five balls to spare.

07 Mar 2019 2:16 PM

India desperate to end consecutive five-match defeats

India suffered a crushing 41-run loss to England in the first T20 of the three-match series here on Sunday.

06 Mar 2019 1:40 PM

Indo-Bangladesh border: Rajnath Singh inaugurates smart fencing project in Assam

Earlier in the month of September 2018, two pilot projects of 'smart' border fencing in Jammu were operationalised.

05 Mar 2019 7:53 PM

Naga talks are in final stage, deal imminent

The Naga peace talks had brought a significant change in the insurgency scenario of the Northeast.

05 Mar 2019 1:56 AM


Indian women registers fifth consecutive T20 defeats

India struggled to 119 for six after Tammy Beaumont and skipper Heather Knight steered England to 160 for four in 20 overs.

04 Mar 2019 4:24 PM

Electronic surveillance of Indo-Bangla border to begin on Tuesday

A 'highly porous' riverine section of Indo-Bangladesh border in Assam will be put under electronic surveillance.

04 Mar 2019 3:47 PM

Myanmar Army takes over HQ of NSCN-K rebels

It is significant that most of the active militant groups of the Northeast have bases in Myanmar and are using the facilities of NSCN (K).

03 Mar 2019 4:50 AM

22 arrested in Assam hooch tragedy; death toll rises to 157; Cong demands CBI inquiry

Altogether, 22 people have been arrested in connection with the incident from the two districts, police said.

25 Feb 2019 5:22 PM

Assam hooch tragedy death toll rises to 127, over 200 in hospital

Maximum casualties were reported from Golaghat and Jorhat districts of the state.

25 Feb 2019 1:02 PM


Arunachal Pradesh violence up: 4 shot dead, Army out

A protester was killed and two others were critically wounded in the police firing on Saturday night.

25 Feb 2019 1:53 AM

Assam hooch tragedy toll up to 124, over 331 are in hospital

12 detained by police for interrogation; top health officials in Jorhat.

25 Feb 2019 1:47 AM

22 tea workers die after drinking spurious liquor in Assam

Deceased worked at Assam tea garden, 11 others in critical condition.

23 Feb 2019 1:34 AM

Hooch tragedy: 80 tea workers die after consuming spurious liquor in Assam

At least 200 people have been admitted in various hospitals, according to the Excise Department.

22 Feb 2019 5:08 PM

Pulwama terror attack: Guwahati mourns death of 40 CRPF jawans with complete shutdown

With shops and banks closed, fewer people were seen within the vicinity of the city, which otherwise remains abuzz with activities.

18 Feb 2019 5:38 PM


Frequent transfer of officials poses problems in updation of NRC

3,500 officials needed to complete verification of applicants before July 31 deadline; it is still unclear if govt will provide manpower.

18 Feb 2019 8:07 AM

'It's not Congress in centre, sacrifice of CRPF will not go in vain': Amit Shah

BJP President Amit Shah while addressing a youth rally in Lakhimpur said, 'I pay my tributes to Assam's son Maneswar Basumatary'.

17 Feb 2019 3:29 PM

Myanmar rejects plea for shelter by Indian insurgents

The security forces along the international border with Myanmar have also been sensitised about this.

17 Feb 2019 3:16 AM

Differences in Bhupen Hazarika’s family on whether to accept Bharat Ratna or not

'I am of the view that Bhupen deserved Bharat Ratna, which he should have been conferred upon a long time back,' says Samar Hazarika.

12 Feb 2019 11:00 AM

NPP threatens to leave NDA if Citizenship Bill is pushed

Students’ union warns of unrest, says govt should not introduce Bill in RS.

11 Feb 2019 4:21 AM