North East  /  Published 28.09.22

Guwahati: Life term for rebel leader

The Gauhati High Court on Tuesday upheld the life sentence awarded to former rebel leader Ranjan Daimary and nine others for their involvement in the 2008 serial blast case in Assam. The serial blast...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 15.06.22

4 killed in Guwahati landslides

The state capital was hit by landslides and flash flood triggered by rains, leaving four dead and one injured on Tuesday and prompting the district administration to ask people not to “venture o...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 01.05.22

Drug peddler injured in police firing

An alleged drug trafficker transporting heroin and opium worth Rs 20 crore to Rajasthan was injured in police firing early on Saturday after he “snatched a revolver from a sub-inspector and open...
By PTI in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 23.04.22

I will continue to do my job: Jignesh

Gujarat MLA and Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani is unfazed by his arrest and would continue fighting for the deprived, according to Assam Congress leaders who spoke to him. Mevani, 41, has been kept at t...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 16.06.21

Kokrajhar minor girls raped and murdered

By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


West Bengal  /  Published 10.05.21

WW II-era airport opens in Assam

A World War 2-era airport at Rupsi in Assam’s Kokrajhar district reopened after 35 years on Saturday, bringing cheers to the residents of Cooch Behar and Alipurduar districts in Bengal as they c...
By Anirban Choudhury & Main Uddin Chisti in Alipurduar/Cooch Behar

North East  /  Published 13.02.20

Party talk as Pramod quits

The top echelon of the All Bodo Students’ Union (Absu), including president Pramod Boro, quit the organisation on Thursday amid speculation of the formation of a new political front ahead of the Bod...
By Pranjal Baruah and Rinoy Basumatary in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 26.06.19

Free, but left in the lurch

Madhubala Mandal walked out of Assam’s Kokrajhar detention centre for “foreigners” on Wednesday after two-and-a-half years of incarceration, a trauma she had to suffer for no fault of hers.Madhu...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 10.03.20

NDFB-S leader joins UPPL

In a major boost to the United People’s Party Liberal (UPPL) general secretary of the NDFB (Saoraigwra) faction, B.R. Ferenga, alias Ranjit Basumatary, along with more than 400 people formally joine...
By Shajid Khan and Rinoy Basumatary in Udalguri

North East  /  Published 05.02.20

Kokrajhar decks up for PM

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal visited Kokrajhar on Wednesday to take stock of the preparations for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s scheduled visit on Friday to commemorate the recent signin...
By Rinoy Basumatary and Shajid Khan in Udalguri


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