• 16 held for beheading 60-year-old woman over ‘witchcraft’ in Sonitpur
16 held for beheading 60-year-old woman over ‘witchcraft’ in Sonitpur.
22 Jul, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

At least 16 people have been arrested and sent to judicial custody for allegedly killing a 60-year-old woman in Assam’s Sonitpur district after branding her as a witch.As per reports, the main accused...

  • Guwahati youth allegedly kidnapped by friends
Guwahati youth allegedly kidnapped by friends.
22 Jul, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Sensation prevailed at Beltola area in Guwahati following the kidnapping of a youth allegedly by his friends.Pranjal Das, son of a retired tax department officer, had gone missing after he left for Sh......

  • Guwahati triple murder: Police arrests Nayanjyoti Bhattacharjee's wife
Guwahati triple murder: Police arrests Nayanjyoti Bhattacharjee's wife.
22 Jul, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

The Guwahati Police on Wednesday arrested businessman Nayanjyoti Bhattacharjee's wife in connection with the June 19 triple murder in the city in which businessman Pranab Kumar Mahanta allegedly kille...

  • Class 9 girl raped in Dibrugarh, accused arrested
Class 9 girl raped in Dibrugarh, accused arrested.
22 Jul, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

A minor girl was allegedly raped by a man in Duliajan in Dibrugarh district of Assam, police said on Wednesday.Accused Sanku Gorai was arrested by police after an FIR was lodged at Bordubi police stat......

  • Assam government sets up dedicated fund for prevention, rescue and rehabilitation of trafficked children
Assam government sets up dedicated fund for prevention, rescue and rehabilitation of trafficked children.
22 Jul, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Assam government has announced to set up a dedicated fund for prevention, rescue and rehabilitation of trafficked children."Starting a new chapter of ensuring immunity of children against bonded labou...

  • Security tightened as woman accused of witch-hunt beheaded in Biswanath
Security tightened as woman accused of witch-hunt beheaded in Biswanath.
21 Jul, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Security has been tightened at Bhimjuli village in Biswanath following Monday’s incident in which villagers killed a 63-year-old woman after suspecting her to be a witch. Adequate police force has bee......

  • Girl gang-raped by 10 persons in Nagaon
Girl gang-raped by 10 persons in Nagaon.
21 Jul, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

A woman was allegedly gang raped by ten persons at Amoni in Nagaon district of Assam on Tuesday.The girl was found unconscious near a road and local people with the help of police shifted the girl to ...

  • Two poachers killed in Kaziranga National Park
Two poachers killed in Kaziranga National Park.
21 Jul, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Two poachers were killed during an encounter with forest guards in the Kaziranga National Park in Assam early this morning, forest officials said.The incident took place at Burapahar range of the nati......