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Militant group serves 50 lakh monetary demand to IOCL  Aug 24, 5:08 pm
Imphal (Manipur), Aug 24 (ANI): At a time when people are facing shortage of fuel owing to imposition of economic blockade within the state as well as in Assam, a militant group has reportedly served a monetary demand of Rs 50 lakh to Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) at Chingmeirong.
Yechury says inclusion of topics like 'love jihad' in BJP's UP meet unconstitutional  Aug 23, 6:31 pm
Guwahati (Assam), Aug. 23 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Sitaram Yechury on Saturday termed the Bharatiya Janata Party's reported move to include controversial topics on its agenda during the two-day state executive committee meeting in Uttar Pradesh as highly 'unconstitutional'.
Manipur running low on supplies due to Assam-Naga conflict  Aug 22, 5:32 pm
Imphal, Aug.22 (ANI): Manipur is running low on supplies after several trade organizations in Assam have declared an indefinite blockade to protest against the violence in the Golaghat district of Assam.
Curfew in Assam's Golaghat District relaxed for six hours  Aug 22, 12:23 pm
Golaghat (Assam), Aug. 22 (ANI): Curfew has been relaxed for six hours in Assam's Golaghat District, which witnessed days of violence between people from Nagaland and Assam.
Rijiju calls for joint mechanism to resolve Assam-Naga border violence  Aug 21, 6:28 pm
Guwahati, Aug 21 (ANI): Union Minister of State (MoS) for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said here on Thursday that seeing the rising tension in Golaghat district, a joint mechanism has been worked out between the Assam and Nagaland Governments to prevent such incidents in the future.
Assam, Nagaland Govts. making sincere efforts to resolve border issue: Tarun Gogoi  Aug 21, 6:28 pm
Guwahati, Aug.21 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today stated that the state government is making sincere efforts to resolve the border issue with Nagaland which has led to the death of nine people so far and injured scores of others.
Assam DGP confirms death of nine persons in Golaghat violence  Aug 21, 4:43 pm
Guwahati (Assam), Aug. 21 (ANI): Assam's Director General of Police Khagen Sarma, on Thursday said that nine people have been killed so far due to violence on the Assam-Nagaland border.
Tripura CM calls for peace in Assam  Aug 21, 4:36 pm
Guwahati, Aug. 21 (ANI): Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has called for peace in Assam in the light of the recent unrest in Golaghat District.
Five Bodo militants killed in Kokrajhar encounter  Aug 21, 1:07 pm
Kokrajhar, Aug. 21 (ANI): Five militants of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland-Songbijit (NDFB-S) were killed in an encounter in the Dwimuguri area of Assam's Kokrajhar District early this morning.
Govt. taking effective steps to end Assam-Nagaland violence: Naqvi  Aug 21, 12:08 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 21 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said Thursday that immediate, necessary and effective steps are being taken by the central government to bring the violence on the Assam-Nagaland border to a close.
MoS (Home) Kiren Rijiju to discuss Assam-Nagaland border issue with chief ministers  Aug 21, 11:55 am
Guwahati/Golaghat, Aug 21(ANI): Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju arrived in Guwahati on Thursday to meet Tarun Gogoi and T.R. Zeliang, the Chief Ministers of Assam and Nagaland, respectively.
Violent protests in Golaghat, police opens fire  Aug 20, 8:51 pm
Golaghat (Assam), Aug 20 (ANI): A violent protest in Assam's Golaghat district injured several people as local police opened fire at the mob.
Kiren Rijiju: Centre is there to assist state governments  Aug 20, 8:51 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 20 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju today assured the state governments of Assam that the Centre is there to assist them.
Fresh firing in Golaghat kills at least three, injures seven: Reports  Aug 20, 5:07 pm
Golaghat (Assam), Aug 20 (ANI): Fresh firing in Assam's Golaghat District today reportedly killed at least three persons and injured seven others.
Assam CM Gogoi calls attack on his convoy in Golaghat politically motivated  Aug 20, 5:07 pm
Guwahati, Aug.20 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has termed yesterday's targeted attack on his convoy in Golaghat as politically motivated.
Devotees take part in annual Kamakhya Temple festival  Aug 20, 4:18 pm
Guwahati, Aug.20 (ANI): Devotees from various parts of the country thronged the Kamakhya Temple in Assam to witness the three-day Deodhani Dance Festival.
Central government not be blamed for the clashes on Assam-Nagaland border: MoSKiren Rijiju  Aug 20, 1:45 pm
New Delhi, Aug.20, (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju has defended the role of central government with regard to the clashes on the Assam and Nagaland border. He has said that central government will provide all the necessary assistance, but the onus is on the states to resolve the matter.
Regional parties call for strike as tension prevails in northeast India's border areas  Aug 20, 10:47 am
Imphal, Aug20(ANI) : Tense situation in northeast Assam-Nagaland border areas affected Manipur province as regional parties called for an indefinite economic strike on Tuesday.
Assam, Nagaland CMs seek PM Modi's help to resolve border crisis  Aug 18, 2:30 pm
Ralan, Aug.18(ANI) : Chief Ministers of Assam and Nagaland, Tarun Gogoi and T R Zeliang have reportedly sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's help to resolve their border-related issues.
Flood like situation across India brings life to a stand still  Aug 17, 6:21 pm
Bahraich (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 17 (ANI): Flood like situation in various parts of India today affected villages in Uttar Pradesh (UP), West Bengal (WB), Assam and Himachal Pradesh.
IED defused in Assam's Nagaon District  Aug 16, 4:09 pm
Nagaon, (Assam), Aug. 16 (ANI): A bomb disposal squad of the CRPF defused a powerful IED near a field in Assam's Nagaon District recently.
Tense situation in Assam-Nagaland border  Aug 16, 4:09 pm
Guwahati, Aug. 16 (ANI): The Assam Jatiyatabadi Yuva Chatra Parishad and the All Assam Tea Tribe students Association have imposed an indefinite economic blockade on all highways connecting Nagaland with Assam to protest against the violence along the Assam-Nagaland border.
Two poachers killed in Kaziranga  Aug 16, 4:00 pm
Kaziranga, (Assam), Aug. 16 (ANI): Two poachers were killed in Kaziranga National Park in an encounter with forest guards recently.
Poachers gunned down in Assam  Aug 10, 8:42 pm
Bokakhat (Assam), Aug.10 (ANI): An encounter between forest guards and two poachers in the early hours of the day in the Kaziranga National Park led to the death of the poachers.
CRPF disposes off IED bomb in Assam  Aug 10, 3:32 pm
Nagaon (Assam), Aug. 10 (ANI): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) disposed off a pressure-sensitive Improvised Explosive Device (IED) bomb discovered in the morning today at Nagain district in Assam.