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Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday April 30, 2013
Curfew has been imposed in Malaipathar in Assam's Goalpara district amid violence in which four people have been killed. Two people died this morning when the police opened fire to control a 3000-strong mob on the rampage. Two more people were killed...
Press Trust of India | Friday February 15, 2013
Two people were killed today and 11 others seriously injured in firing by security men amid clashes at a panchayat vote counting centre in Assam's Hatsingimari subdivision where indefinite curfew has been imposed.
Alok Pandey | Thursday February 14, 2013
No fresh killings have been reported from Assam's Goalpara district where protests by the Rabha Hajong tribe during Tuesday's village council elections triggered violence. The death toll has gone up to 21 today. Director General of Police, Jayanto Na...
Alok Pandey | Thursday February 14, 2013
Three more people have died in police firing in Assam's Goalpara district, taking the death toll in the last one day to 20. Thirteen people have died in police firing and six in clashes, which continued overnight between the Rabha Hajong tribe, which...
Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Tuesday February 12, 2013
An estimated 75 per cent electorate exercised their franchise in the third and final phase of panchayat elections in Assam today which was marred by violence leaving 10 dead and several others, including security personnel, injured.
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 ...
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...
Kishalay Bhattacharjee | Monday November 19, 2012
As Assam's Kokrajhar district remained calm and violence free for the second day in a row, the curfew has been relaxed in most parts of the district from 8 am to 4 pm. In the last ten days, a total of 10 people have been killed in the district.
Reported by Kishalay Bhattacharjee, edited by Samira Shaikh | Sunday November 18, 2012
The curfew has been relaxed in Assam's violence hit Kokrajhar district from 10 am to 4 pm today. Four people, including a child, died Friday night after fresh violence broke out in Kokrajhar. In the last ten days, a total of 10 people have been kill...
Reported by Kishalay Bhattacharjee; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday November 17, 2012
Four people, including a child, died last night after fresh violence broke out in the district of Kokrajhar in Assam. In the last week, a total of 10 people - including last night's victims - have been killed in the district, which in July was the ep...
Reported by Kishalay Bhattacharjee; edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday November 16, 2012
In the last week, six people have been killed in the district of Kokrajhar, which in July was the epicenter of sustained ethnic violence, the worst in over a decade in the state of Assam. The area is simmering again because of a new surge of hostilit...
Kishalay Bhattacharjee | Friday November 16, 2012
Two months after Assam witnessed its worst ethnic violence in a decade, the epicentre of those riots, in which more than 99 people were killed and five lakhs displaced from their homes, is simmering again.
Press Trust of India | Saturday November 10, 2012
In a fresh outbreak of ethnic violence in Assam's Bodoland, two persons were killed in Kokrajhar district today, a senior police official said.
Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday September 13, 2012
Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has told the Union cabinet on Thursday that there could be fresh violence in Assam, said sources. At a meeting of the Cabinet committee on political affairs (CCPA) - the top political decision making body which is he...
Reported by Kishalay Bhattacharjee | Thursday September 13, 2012
Dhubri town served as a refuge for hundreds of people who were affected by the recent ethnic violence in Assam, the worst in the state in over a decade.