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Assam: Dhemaji, Lakhimpur continue to reel under severe flood conditions

With marginal improvement in the Barak valley flood scene, the scenario in the Brahmaputra valley continues to be grim. Over 50 villages in Dhemaji district...

Army arrests one NSCN-K cadre from Tinsukia district of Assam

A self-styled Corporal of the banned Khaplang faction of the NSCN was arrested by the 23 Punjab Regiment on Sunday from Koliajan village under...

Yet another case of moral policing in Assam; couple assaulted by a mob in...

A series of moral policing incidents have started to raise many eyebrows on the law and order scenario in the state. The latest incident...

Dokomoka mob lynching incident: Five more arrested in connection with the case

In a major development into the horrific Karbi Anglong mob lynching incident, the police have arrested five more persons in connection with the case. Those...

UNHRC letter on NRC: “UN body did not do ground study”

The United Nations Human Rights Council letter questioning the NRC process has come under further criticism. In fact opposing the view of the UNHRC, pro-talk...

19 suspected Bangladeshi nationals arrested in Assam’s Tinsukia district

The police yesterday arrested 19 suspected Bangladeshi nationals at Dirak in Assam's Tinsukia district who had sneaked into India through the porous India-Bangladesh border. The...

Pilgrims throng Kamakhya for Ambubachi Mela

Today is the second day of the yearly Ambubachi Mela. Scores of people have gathered at the temple premises on the occasion. Yesterday, the temple...

2 injured in leopard attack in Sivasagar

There seems to be no end to man-animal conflict in Assam, a leopard attacked two persons at Moran village in Sivasagar district leaving the...

NRC update process: United Nations’ body writes to Ministry of External Affairs

As the date for publication of final draft of the NRC approaches fast, the United Nations' High commissioner for Human Rights has sought clarification...

Dhemaji reels under heavy floods

While the flood scenario in Assam has taken a slight improvement in certain areas, the overall situation still remains grim. Several villages at the Gogamukh...