• 12 bodo militants arrested in assam

    12 Bodo militants arrested in Assam

    India | January 12, 2015 8:15 IST

    Guwahati: Twelve Bodo militants were Sunday arrested from three places in Assam along the international border with Bhutan, a day after an insurgent involved in the massacre of adivasis was shot dead, police said.The cadres

  • toll rises to 78 in assam violence

    Toll rises to 78 in Assam violence

    India | December 25, 2014 12:35 IST

    Guwahati: The toll rose to 78 today in attacks by NDFB(S) and retaliatory violence in lower Assam with Adivasis setting afire houses of Bodos as the backlash to the Tuesday massacre continued for the second

  • toll rises to 40 in ndfb s attacks in assam

    Toll rises to 40 in NDFB(S) attacks in Assam

    India | December 24, 2014 12:00 IST

    Guwahati: The death toll today climbed to 53 in the series of attacks by suspected Bodo militants belonging to NDFB-S faction in Sonitpur and Kokrajhar districts of Assam while the Centre was rushing additional forces

  • burdwan blast sahanur alam key accused arrested in assam

    Burdwan blast: Sahanur Alam, key accused arrested in Assam

    India | December 06, 2014 9:34 IST

    Kolkata: One of the key accused in the Burdwan blast case – Sahanur Alam was arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) late night on Friday. He was arrested in the Nalbari district of Assam

  • over 14 000 police posts vacant in assam

    Over 14,000 police posts vacant in Assam

    India | August 04, 2014 18:14 IST

    Guwahati: Nearly 20 per cent posts of the 75,559-strong Assam Police are lying vacant at present, the state Assembly was informed today.Despite this, the state could not utilise more than 80 per cent of the

  • explosives found in a house in assam

    Explosives found in a house in Assam

    India | July 29, 2014 22:08 IST

    New Delhi: Huge quantity of explosives and ammunitions were today found in a house in Assam during a search operation conducted by Assam Regiment and state police.The explosives were recovered in the house of Anil

  • assam police crack down on impersonation in cee

    Assam Police crack down on impersonation in CEE

    India | May 21, 2013 7:56 IST

    Guwahati, May 21: At least ten youths have been arrested for impersonation, allegedly appearing in Combined Entrance Examination (CEE) for medical and engineering courses on behalf of other students, Assam Police said yesterday.While five of

  • assam police to seek custody of saradha group chief gogoi

    Assam Police to seek custody of Saradha Group chief: Gogoi

    India | May 10, 2013 9:02 IST

    New Delhi, May 10: Assam Police will soon approach a court in Kolkata seeking custody of Sudipta Sen, chairman of Saradha Group which has gone bust, for allegedly duping people in the state.Chief Minister Tarun

  • sudipta sen interrogated by assam police

    Sudipta Sen interrogated by Assam Police

    India | April 29, 2013 8:45 IST

    Kolkata, April 29: Scam-ridden Saradha Group boss Sudipta Sen, arrested for being the alleged kingpin of the multi-billion rupee chit fund scam, was grilled by Assam Police in the cases of fraud and forgery lodged

  • assam police seizes 145 kg gelatine fuse wire in cachar

    Assam Police seizes 145 kg gelatine, fuse wire in Cachar

    India | March 21, 2013 9:10 IST

    Guwahati, Mar 21: Police in Cachar district of  Assam on Wednesday seized a huge cache of explosives from a car and arrested three men from another district of the state.The explosives were recovered from a

  • maoist leader arrested in assam

    Maoist leader arrested in Assam

    India | December 06, 2012 19:51 IST

    Tezpur, Dec 6: A Maoist leader from Jharkhand Anil Kharwal alias Anandji was arrested along with his brother-in-law in Tezpur on Thursday, police said.Thirty-four-year-old Anandji, who is the zonal commander of Latehar, Garwah and Palamau