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Gogoi: resolve differences through talks

Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi here on Thursday renewed his appeal to all the ethnic groups agitating for separate state to resolve the differences through talks and remain like a single family.

Maoist group helping Bodos to re-establish Bhutan bases?

The outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland is trying to re-establish its base in Bhutan with the help of Bhupali Maoists, an insurgent group of Nepali migrants in Bhutan.

Top cop directs force to intensify ops

The outlawed NDFB is trying to re-establish its base in Bhutan with the help of Bhupali Maoist, an insurgent group of Nepali migrants in Bhutan.

CM assures Bodo leaders of PM meet

In what may give more legitimacy to the demand of separate Kamatapur state comprising 20 districts of the two states — 15 in Assam and five in North Bengal — Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi here on W

Assam govt calls Bodos, Karbi leaders for talks

The Assam government on Tuesday started exercise to defuse the growing tension over the demand of separate states by various ethnic groups by calling All-Bodo Students’ Union and Karbi leaders for talks.

Bandh for Bodoland paralyses Assam

The ongoing agitation for division of Assam grew louder on Monday with wide response of 60-hours long Assam bandh called by All Bodo Students Union which paralysed the normal life in Bodoland Territorial Council and Bodo-dominated areas of Assam.

Violence, arson rock Karbi Anglong

The warning by Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi of tough action against those resorting to violence failed to deter protesters, who on Sunday set the office and showroom of Khadi Gram Board on fire at

Assam fears ethnic clashes

In the absence of any effective intervention by the government, the ongoing agitation for statehood by various ethnic groups in Assam has started taking the colour of ethnic clashes with non-tribal gr

Assam MLAs complain over 2 ministers

A group of Congress MLAs, which met Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday, has lodged formal complaints against Union minister Pawan Singh Ghatowar and state health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma of hatching conspiracy allegedly to destabilise its own government headed by chief minister Tarun Gogoi in Assam.

Rail services in Northeast paralysed

Protesters set ablaze a government vehicle at Nungpung, electricity office and the handloom and textile departments at Hamrem, the police said on Friday. They were demanding unconditional release of Karbi Students’ Association president Laiseng Engleng.

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