Assam

Communalism and the logic behind the prime minister’s words

The bottom line of Sheikh Hasina’s statement was that the issue of the security of minorities in India is important in the interests of the security of the minorities in Bangladesh. She said that ...

Communalism and the logic behind the prime minister’s words

Assam gives rise to fresh apprehensions

Landless poor Muslims in Assam are being termed as 'foreigners', that is, Bangladeshis, and hate speech is once again being spewed out as before

Students protest against attack on minority Muslims during eviction drive in Assam

Deep depression intensifies into cyclone ‘Gulab’, rain likely across country

The axis of monsoon trough runs through Rajsthan, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha

Deep depression intensifies into Cyclone ‘Gulab’

Larger communications vital between NE, Bangladesh: Doraiswami

Assam governor Jagdish Mukhi urged to focus on special digital connectivity and bandwith facilities for India’s northeastern states and link up with the Internet Gateway at Cox's Bazar

India’s High Commissioner to Bangladesh Vikram K. Doraiswami (R) meets Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on 10 September 2021

Mizoram alleges worker kidnapped by Assam police, seeks immediate release

Mizoram's Kolasib district deputy commissioner H Lalthlangliana has alleged that a worker involved in road construction was kidnapped at a gunpoint by the Assam police on Wednesday.

Mizoram alleges worker kidnapped by Assam police, seeks immediate release

Assam launches assault on drugs as UN warns of Bangladesh-like crisis

A northeastern Indian state that has for years been a big transit point for illicit drugs originating in neighbouring Myanmar has launched a massive crackdown on the trade, seizing record amounts and ...

Assam launches assault on drugs as UN warns of Bangladesh-like crisis

India to deploy 'neutral force' after deadly internal border clash

India will deploy a "neutral force" at the frontier of two states in its north-east, after their long-running border dispute escalated into a deadly showdown, officials said

India to deploy 'neutral force' after deadly internal border clash

Assam-Mizoram border dispute

Situation at border normal: Assam minister

The Assam government’s spokesperson said that they want a “permanent peaceful solution” to the border dispute with Mizoram

Cachar Superintendent of Police (SP) and Deputy Commissioner (DC) surveyed the areas bordering Mizoram for setting up the new police posts, in Cachar on 31 July 2021

‘Most embarrassing day in India’s history’

The Assam government has issued a travel advisory for state residents asking them to avoid travelling to Mizoram amid a border dispute between the neighbouring states

Police deployed at Lalilapur police patrol post in Cachar district bordering Mizoram following the interstate border clash, on 28 July 2021

Border clash

Mizoram demands central govt intervention to lift blockade by Assam

There was no intention to kill anyone. But we had to retaliate as it is our stand that we would not open fire first, said Mizoram IGP John Neihlaia

Mizoram demands central govt intervention to lift blockade by Assam
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