Assam asks Centre for CBI probe into rhino
Feb 4, 2013
IAS officer inspires 100 km community road
Dec 3, 2012
Empty promises put Assam on the boil again?
Nov 16, 2012
Reported by Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Alok Pandey, Niha Masih) | Sunday May 5, 2013
The Mamata Banerjee government is facing an escalating crisis, with fresh proof emerging every day of Trinamool's links to the fraudulent chit fund company, run by the Saradha Group.
Sunday February 10, 2013
The Petroleum Ministry has issued formal orders allowing companies like Reliance Industries and Cairn India to explore oil and gas within the producing fields subject to certain conditions.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 9, 2013
The unabated killings of rhinos has forced the Assam government to divide Kaziranga National Park into four new divisions, Assam Forest Minister Rockybul Hussain said Saturday.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 6, 2013
A high-level government review committee has given its stamp of approval on a decision to block 306 accounts being used on micro-blogging site Twitter in the wake of communal violence in Assam's Kokrajhar district and large scale migration of people ...
Alok Pandey | Monday February 4, 2013
The Assam government has asked the Centre to order a CBI probe into the rising incidents of rhinoceros poaching in Kaziranga National Park and other places of the state. The decision was taken after noticing increase in instances of rhino poaching, s...
Press Trust of India | Monday December 31, 2012
Residents of 56 backward and interior villages in the greater Cheragi area of Assam's Karimganj district have blamed the state government for lack of any development activities in the region and expressed interest to merge with neighbouring Mizoram.
Kishalay Bhattacharjee | Thursday November 22, 2012
The Assam government claims only 35,000 of the five lakh people displaced by the Bodoland violence of the summers are left to be rehabilitated. But NDTV has found that thousands have been forced to leave their homes again in the fresh round of killin...
Saturday September 15, 2012
Uttar Pradesh and BJP-ruled states today said they will not implement FDI in multi-brand retail which got the support of states like Jammu and Kashmir and Assam where Congress and allies are in power.
Press Trust of India | Sunday September 9, 2012
The Assam Government has arranged a special train for Chennai and Bangalore on September 20 for persons who recently returned to the state from there following threats of attack on people from the North East region.
Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday August 30, 2012
The government has withdrawn with immediate effect a ban it had imposed on sending bulk SMSes and MMSes.
Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday August 29, 2012
The Home Ministry and Intelligence agencies have reportedly found the Tarun Gogoi government in Assam extremely lax in the way it has handled the riots in the state in the last month.
Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday August 28, 2012
Is the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) unhappy with the Tarun Gogoi-led Assam government? After reports of violence spreading to other parts of the state, sources have told NDTV that the home ministry had asked the state government to make preventive ...
Press Trust of India | Sunday August 26, 2012
Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister R Ashok today appealed to students and workers from the North-East, who had left Bangalore recently in the wake of "wrong" SMS messages on Assam violence, to return to the state and resume their work without fear. "Th...
Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday August 18, 2012
There are fewer people reaching railway stations to go back home to the North East today in cities like Bangalore, Hyderabad and Pune. The two Houses of Parliament suspended Question Hour to discuss the Assam crisis and its fallout - MPs spoke in one...
Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday August 17, 2012
After reports of threatening SMS-es being sent to North Eastern students in Bangalore and other cities like Hyderabad, the government has banned bulk text messages for the next 15 days. So no cellphone user can send a message to more than 5 people.