• Cong MLA Rumis ex-husband Jacky Zakir and PSO sent to police custody
Cong MLA Rumis ex-husband Jacky Zakir and PSO sent to police custody.
9 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

A lower court on Wednesday sent Borkhola Congress legislator Rumi Nath's estranged second husband, Jacky Zakir, and her personal security officer (PSO), Bedabrata Borpatragohain, to police custody for...

  • Three prominent personalities of Assam honoured with Padma awards
Three prominent personalities of Assam honoured with Padma awards.
8 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Three prominent personalities of Assam, National Award-winning Assamese filmmaker Jahnu Barua, 'Forest Man of India' Jadav Payeng and prominent writer Lakhinandan Borah were honored with this year's P......

  • Two ULFA leaders sentence to life imprisonment by Bangladesh court
Two ULFA leaders sentence to life imprisonment by Bangladesh court.
8 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

A court in Bangladesh's north Wednesday sentenced two Indian insurgents to life in prison for using Bangladeshi territory to carry out militant attacks across the border in Assam, a prosecutor said.Ra...

  • Assam government orders probe over death of 14 laborers in Meghalaya
Assam government orders probe over death of 14 laborers in Meghalaya.
8 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Assam government has ordered an inquiry into the death of 14 workers from Dhubri district in Meghalaya on Monday. Official sources said Chief Minister instructed Additional Chief Secretary Shyam Lal M......

  • Bodoland Territorial Council election: Peaceful polling underway
Bodoland Territorial Council election: Peaceful polling underway.
8 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Peaceful polling for the 40 members Bodoland Territorial Council is on amidst tight security today. State Election Commissioner H N Bora said that no untoward incident has been reported so far.A tota...

  • ULFA(I), NSCN(K) militants arrested in Tinsukia, pistols seized
ULFA(I), NSCN(K) militants arrested in Tinsukia, pistols seized.
8 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

Two hardcore militants belonging to ULFA-I and NSCN(K) were arrested by a joint team of police and Assam Rifles personnel in Tinsukia today.Acting on a tip off, the security forces arrested Biraj Haza......

  • Assam to protect Gamocha
Assam to protect Gamocha.
8 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

The state government has asked dealers of the traditional Assamese gamocha to issue receipts of originality for their products to crack down on the sale of duplicate or fake gamochas. The receipts wil...

  • State talks tough against schools flouting norms
State talks tough against schools flouting norms.
8 Apr, 2015. \\ Assam Trending.

The state directorate of secondary education has begun cracking down on private educational institutions, including junior colleges, of the state that have been functioning for several years without t......