Keyword Results for   'assam'  
People in Assam celebrate 'Rongali Bihu' festival with great enthusiasm   Apr 18, 9:17 am
Guwahati, Apr. 18 (ANI): Hundreds of people gathered in Guwahati to celebrate Rongali Bihu, the most popular festival of Assam.
Pradhan pays maiden field visit to ONGC Assam Asset  Apr 16, 6:56 pm
Geleky (Sibsagar District, Assam), Apr.16 (ANI): Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan visited the Assam Asset of the ONGC on April 15 and 16.
Assamese Filmmaker Bidyut Chakraborty passes away  Apr 15, 12:00 pm
New Delhi, April 15 (ANI): Renowned Assamese filmmaker and actor Bidyut Chakraborty breathed his last today in a private nursing home in Guwahati after brief illness.
Prabhu opens 60th National Level Railway Week Award Function  Apr 14, 12:05 pm
Guwahati (Assam), Apr.14 (ANI): The 60th national-level Railway Week Award Function-2015 was inaugurated by Railways Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu here on Monday.
Brigadier Panwar helped militants, not Assam Rifles: CPI (M)  Apr 14, 7:25 am
Agartala, Apr. 14 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (Marxist) has alleged that the then Brigadier B.K. Panwar of the Assam Rifles helped the militants and not the entire force.
Congress demands Tripura CM to prove allegations of AR militant nexus  Apr 13, 8:31 pm
Agartala, Apr. 13 (ANI): The Congress in Tripura demanded Chief Minister Manik Sarkar to substantiate his allegation against the Assam Rifles, the oldest paramilitary force of India.
Grenade blast kills one person in Assam  Apr 12, 10:30 am
Guwahati, Apr. 12 (ANI): A grenade blast in Udalguri district of Assam on Sunday reportedly left one person dead, with three others injured.
Assam: Counting of votes for Bodoland Territorial Council to take place today  Apr 11, 8:48 am
New Delhi, Apr. 11 (ANI): The counting of votes for the Bodoland Territorial Council is taking place in Assam on Saturday.
Bodoland Territorial Council elections to be held today  Apr 8, 7:46 am
Guwahati, Apr. 8 (ANI): The voting for the 40-member Bodoland Territorial Council is scheduled to take place in Assam today, amidst tight security.
'Mission Indradhanush' to begin in Assam today  Apr 6, 9:18 am
New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): In Assam, immunization under the Centre's ambitious 'Mission Indradhanush' will begin today in eight districts - Hailakandi, Karimganj, Dhubri, Bongaigaon, Kokrajhar, Nagaon, Darramg and Goalpara.
Three NDFB militants arrested by Maharashtra ATS   Apr 4, 2:02 pm
Mumbai, Apr. 4 (ANI): The Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) has arrested three National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) militants, who are suspected to have played a key role in the December 23, 2014 Assam massacre in which 74 people were killed, from Navi Mumbai.
Jorhat hosts tennis championships to promote young Assam players  Apr 2, 4:11 pm
Jorhat (Assam), Apr. 2 (ANI): Around 250 players from 11 districts of Assam participated at the 24th All Assam Inter District Tennis Championship held at Jorhat Tennis Club, KB road.
Students from rural background win 'TCS Tech Bytes' quiz competition  Apr 1, 5:17 pm
Bangalore, Apr. 1 (ANI): Two students, hailing from rural parts of Karnataka and Assam, have won 'TCS Tech Bytes' quiz competition organized by the Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Board for IT Education Standards (BITES).
Northeast girl wins gold in International sporting event held in Bahrain  Mar 28, 3:44 pm
Guwahati, Mar. 28 (ANI): Madhusmita Baruah, a 22-year old student from Assam, has recently won a gold medal at the 3rd International Strength Lifting and Incline Benchpress Championship held at Manama in Bahrain.
2 MULTA militants arrested in Assam  Mar 20, 7:47 am
Goalpara (Assam), Mar. 20 (ANI): Security forces have arrested two members of the banned Islamist extremist organisation Muslim United Liberation Tigers of Assam (MULTA) in the Goalpara district of Assam.
National level expo held to promote handloom sector in Assam  Mar 18, 8:16 am
Guwahati, MAR. 18 (ANI): Guwahati recently hosted a 10-day long 'National Handloom Expo' at Chandmari playground under the aegis of Handloom development Commission, Government of India.
Army organises medical camp in East Karbi Anglong  Mar 9, 7:36 pm
Karbi Anglong (Assam), Mar. 9 (ANI): The Indian Army on Monday organised a medical camp at Belughat village in East Karbi Anglong area of Assam
Govt. seeks report on Assam youth's thrashing  Mar 9, 6:31 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 9 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Monday said the government has sought a report on the incident in which a 22-year-old boy from Assam was brutally beaten up by goons in the Amar colony area of the national capital.
Will take up attack on Assamese student in Parliament, says Bijoya Chakraborty  Mar 9, 12:23 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 9 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party leader Bijoya Chakraborty today expressed concern over the thrashing of an Assamese student in the Amar Colony area of the city, and said she will take up the issue in parliament.
North-eastern activist says government failing to protect its citizens'  Mar 9, 11:12 am
New Delhi, Mar. 9 (ANI): Expressing shock over the recent thrashing of a 21-year-old Assamese student, writer-activist Binalakshmi Nepram on Monday criticized the BJP-led NDA Government for failing to protect the citizens of this country.
Assam Govt. instructs police to ensure safety of Naga people  Mar 7, 3:45 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 7 (ANI): Following the Dimapur incident, the Assam Government on Saturday instructed the police to ensure the safety of Naga people residing in the state.
High alert in Assam, Nagaland after mob lynches alleged rapist  Mar 7, 8:34 am
New Delhi/Kohima/Guwahati, Mar.7 (ANI): Security forces in the north eastern states of Assam and Nagaland have been placed on high alert after a mob lynched a rape accused in Nagaland capital Dimapur earlier this week.
Security forces arrest 16 militants, linkmen in Assam  Mar 1, 7:52 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 1 (ANI): In two separate operations, security forces on Sunday arrested 16 militants and linkmen of various banned outfits from Assam.
IED found on railway track in Assam  Feb 27, 8:25 pm
Goalpara (Assam), Feb. 27 (ANI): Security forces recovered an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) at the railway track in Assam's Goalpara district on Friday.
Assam: Five KLO militants surrender arms  Feb 27, 10:15 am
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): Five militants of the banned Kamatapur Liberation Organization (KLO) surrendered by depositing their arms and ammunitions in Assam's Kokrajhar district.