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Landslide victory for BJP in Arunachal Pradesh assembly polls.

Counting of votes still underway for five assembly constituencies.

24 May 2019 5:00 PM

17th Lok Sabha, Assam; BJP bags seven LS seats, Cong wins three, AIUDF one

BJP won 7 seats and lead in 3 others, Congress bagged 3 and the AIUDF 1 out of a total of 14 seats of Assam

24 May 2019 12:26 PM

BJP leads in LS, Assembly polls in Arunachal Pradesh

Union minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju was leading by 30,548 votes in Arunachal West against his nearest rival Nabam Tuki of the Congress.

24 May 2019 6:00 AM

Rs 8.45 lakh hawala money from Kuwait seized in Assam, 2 held

The accused was not been able to tell, from where this money came and the nature of the expenditure.

22 May 2019 12:11 PM

CID busts illegal call centre, 37 arrested in Guwahati

The call centre by the name of 'Avenir Pvt Ltd' was being run by Rajesh Khan, who has also been arrested.

22 May 2019 8:20 AM


Crisis-hit Sri Lanka needs miracle to emerge as World Cup winners

Sri Lanka have an impressive World Cup record with one title, two runner-up finish and one semifinal appearance.

21 May 2019 2:04 PM

Myanmar operations to flush out Indian rebels

If necessary the Myanmar Army is going to continue this operation for next four-five months by camping in the area, security sources said.

20 May 2019 5:12 AM

3 more arrested in Guwahati grenade blast

The arrested persons include former and current members of ULFA said, Kumar.

19 May 2019 9:37 AM

No plan to withdraw Afspa from Assam: Govt

According to reports, the law is likely to be withdrawn in August and the Centre has asked the Army to plan its return from the state.

19 May 2019 4:29 AM

Man arrested in Assam's Nagaon for his involvement in Guwahati blast

12 people were injured in the May 8 blast when two unknown bike-borne lobbed a grenade on the state police troops and fled from the spot.

18 May 2019 9:28 AM


Muslim auto driver takes pregnant Hindu woman to hospital, disobeys curfew in Assam

Curfew was imposed due to the communal violence that erupted in Hailakandi six days ago.

16 May 2019 4:57 PM

6 injured in grenade blast outside mall in Guwahati

All the injured have been taken to hospital, police said.

15 May 2019 9:24 PM

BJP may send Paswan to RS from Assam: Sources

The AGP was promised three ministerial berths and a Rajya Sabha seat when the regional party joined the BJP-led NDA alliance in Assam the second time.

15 May 2019 5:59 AM

Assam fears trouble as NRC’s deadline nears

All out efforts are made to keep watch on the social media to so that action can be taken against such elements.

14 May 2019 1:22 AM

Hindu family donates land for Muslim burial ground in Assam

The Hindu family donated 0.84 acres to the Nahar Pukhuri Kabarstan (graveyard), which is located near the North Lakhimpur railway station.

13 May 2019 1:01 PM


Tigress found in Orang being treated in Assam's zoo

Orang has seen a rise in tiger population and has the highest tiger density in India.

04 May 2019 10:48 AM

Northeast: Over 500 militants set to surrrender

Senior NDFB, Ulfa-I leaders in touch with top police officers.

04 May 2019 6:56 AM

Booth level BJP leaders attacked in Siliguri, FIR registered

The police after receiving a complaint, registered a FIR at Matigara police station.

30 Apr 2019 3:28 PM

Congress may not nominate Manmohan Singh for another term in RS from Assam

Term of two RS members including Manmohan Singh to expire on June 14.

27 Apr 2019 4:57 PM

I didn't complain of EVM glitches fearing punishment: Former Assam DGP

The machine displayed some other name and not the one he had voted for.

24 Apr 2019 8:47 AM