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6 ULFA militants arrested at Assam-Meghalaya border  Oct 22, 5:08 pm
Guwahati, Oct. 22 (ANI): Six armed militants belonging to the banned outfit United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) were arrested on Tuesday night in Meghalaya.
Sports Minister calls for report from SAI on Terry Walsh's resignation  Oct 21, 7:36 pm
Jorhat (Assam), Oct.21 (ANI): Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday instructed his department secretary and the Sports Authority of India (SAI) to submit a report on the cause of National Hockey Coach Terry Walsh tendering his resignation.
Bollywood unites for flood-hit victims at 'Umeed-e-Kashmir' concert in New Delhi  Oct 19, 12:48 pm
New Delhi, Oct 19 (ANI): Aamir Khan, Farhan Akhtar, Anupam Kher, Vivek Oberoi along with several other filmstars and music personalities came together for a charity concert 'Hum Hain... Umeed-e-Kashmir' to raise funds for the flood victims of Kashmir and Assam in New Delhi.
ISL boosts business, tourism in Assam  Oct 18, 11:43 am
Guwahati, Oct. 18 (ANI): The on-going Indian Super League (ISL) is attracting major attention and the Northeast United FC is one team that has lots of hope riding on them.
Amitabh Bachchan requests citizens to contribute for Kashmir flood relief   Oct 16, 1:59 pm
New Delhi, Oct 16 (ANI): Amitabh Bachchan recently came out in support for the flood victims of Kashmir and Assam with a charity campaign called "HUM HAIN... Ummeed-e-Kashmir" in New Delhi.
Poacher killed in Kaziranga  Oct 11, 12:06 pm
Golaghat/Nagaon (Assam), Oct. 11 (ANI): A poacher was recently killed in an encounter with the forest guard at Kanchanjuri forest camp under Bagori range of Kaziranga National Park.
Miscreants arrested with arms in Tripura  Oct 11, 11:42 am
Sanicherra (Tripura), Oct. 11 (ANI): Three miscreants were arrested by police along with arms and ammunitions following an encounter at Sanicherra area along the Tripura-Assam border.
Four NDFB militants arrested in Assam  Oct 11, 11:24 am
Murabari (Assam), Oct. 11 (ANI): A joint team of the Army and the Assam police recently arrested four cadres of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songbijit) faction and one militant of the Rabha National Liberation army from Murabari area.
Four militants killed in Kokrajhar gun battle  Oct 8, 7:03 pm
Kokrajhar (Assam), Oct. 8 (ANI): Acting on a tip-off, a joint team of the police and the army launched an operation in Assam's Kokrajhar district and killed four National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songbijit faction) militants after a fierce encounter.
Assam: Model hospital in Jorhat's Saraibahi area a boon for rural folk  Oct 8, 6:31 pm
Jorhat (Assam), Oct. 8 (ANI): In order to develop proper health infrastructure, especially in the far-flung rural areas of Assam, a new model hospital is being constructed at Saraibahi area of Assam's Jorhat district under the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) to ensure that the people have access to health services.
Explosive recovered in Guwahati  Oct 8, 4:51 pm
Guwahati, Oct 8 (ANI): Assam Police recently recovered a huge cache of explosives and arrested two people from near a Durga Pooja venue in Guwahati.
Poachers arrested in Jorhat  Oct 8, 4:51 pm
Jorhat (Assam), Oct 8 (ANI): Five hardcore poachers were arrested recently by authorities at the Kaziranga National Park during a joint operation with a special task force.
Rajnath Singh conducts aerial survey of flood-hit Assam, Meghalaya  Oct 8, 4:51 pm
Shillong, Oct.8 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh conducted an aerial survey of flood-affected areas of Assam and Meghalaya and reviewed rescue and relief operations recently.
Five militants arrested in Assam's Udalgiri District  Oct 7, 8:54 am
Guwahati, Oct 7 (ANI): Security forces in Assam have reportedly arrested five militants in the state's Udalguri District in the last thirty six hours.
PM Modi appreciates efforts of Sachin, Gogoi towards 'Swachh Bharat'  Oct 6, 2:33 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday appreciated the efforts of former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi for participating to realize his dream of a clean India through the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'.
North-East floods: Home Minister sanctions Rs. 674 crores for flood relief  Oct 1, 7:37 pm
Guwahati, Oct.1 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh along with Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju and Union Minister for sports Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday conduct an aerial survey of flood affected areas in Assam and Meghalaya.
Rehabilitation to start soon in flood affected northeast states: Kiren Rijiju  Sep 27, 9:31 pm
Guwahati, Sept.27 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said on Saturday that rescue operations in country's flood-hit northeastern states had concluded and rehabilitation of victims would start soon.
Automobile sector witnesses a boom in Guwahati  Sep 27, 4:24 pm
Guwahati, Sep. 27 (ANI): With a gradual improvement of security situation in Assam, investors are now showing a keen interest to tap the state's economic potential and Guwahati is fast emerging as a favored destination for the automobile companies who have been expressing an interest in expanding their market there.
Al Qaeda outfit trying to set up base in Assam: Tarun Gogoi  Sep 27, 3:19 pm
New Delhi, Sept.27 (ANI): Days after Al-Qaeda issued a video threatening to carry out its campaign in India and expand its base in several states, including Assam, state Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi confirmed the report.
Assam floods: Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi seeks 1,000 crore grant from Centre  Sep 26, 6:54 pm
New Delhi, Sept.26 (ANI): Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi on Friday expressed hope that the Centre would grant 1,000 crores sought by the Assam government in lieu of floods, while at the same time admitted that larger efforts were required in order to tide over with this situation.
Assam floods: Death toll mounts to 36  Sep 26, 11:34 am
Goalpara, Sept. 26 (ANI): The death toll due to floods in Assam has now gone up to 36 with the recovery of four more bodies on Thursday. The floods in Assam have affected close to 10 lakh people in 13 districts and rendered a majority of people homeless.
Prez Mukherjee condoles loss of lives due to Meghalaya, Assam floods  Sep 25, 1:32 pm
New Delhi, Sept.25 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee today condoled the loss of lives due to floods in certain areas of Meghalaya and Assam.
No festive cheer for Siliguri idol makers  Sep 25, 10:55 am
Siliguri (West Bengal), Sept. 25 (ANI): Due to the immense rise in the cost of raw materials, at least a hundred Durga idol-makers have been left dampened during the festive spirit in Siliguri.
Water level recedes in Assam, Meghalaya, death toll 71  Sep 25, 9:44 am
Guwahati/Shillong, Sept.25 (ANI): There is a marginal improvement in the flood situation in lower Assam districts, and the water level has also receded in the worst hit areas of Goalpara and Kamrup Districts.
Nine dead in Assam floods, over 1200 shifted to safer places  Sep 24, 11:34 am
Goalpara (Assam), Sept. 24 (ANI): The flood situation in Assam has remained unchanged for the third consecutive day today, with nine bodies being recovered so far from the Goalpara district.