Bodo

  • Demand for small states rises, protesters call for blockades in Assam 16-08-2013 01:12 PM

    Guwahati: A series of protests have been organised in the North East in the wake of the announcement for a new statehood for Telangana on Friday. Protesters in Assam are planning on blocking several crucial roads and railways in a bid to cut off the entire North Eastern region from...
  • Assam CM Tarun Gogoi meets Bodo leaders 08-08-2013 01:10 AM

    Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday night held separate meetings with leaders of All Bodo Students Union (ABSU) and Bodo National Conference (BNC) and discussed their issues and demands. To their request for arranging a meeting with the Centre, Gogoi assured them that he would make all efforts towards...
  • Assam: People demand four separate state, protests continue 06-08-2013 09:40 AM

    Guwahati: The Telangana decision has given rise to demands for smaller states in Assam. The situation continues to remain tense and normal life has been thrown out of gear in the state as different organisations raise demand for four separate states - a state for the Bodos, one for the...
  • Assam: Bandh called for separate Bodoland, train services affected 03-08-2013 12:00 PM

    New Delhi: The trains services to the North East in Bodoland have been disrupted due to the bandh called for separate statehood. Several trains including Brahmaputra Mail, Garibrath have been stranded at New Jalpaiguri railway station. The passengers are having a difficult time due to the delays. Meanwhile, Assam Chief...
  • Protests in Assam, Cong MP's house set ablaze 02-08-2013 08:01 PM

    Diphu/Kokrajhar: With the army on flag march in Assam, the rubber estate and a house of Congress MP were set ablaze, while four persons were injured in police firing, as the demand for separate states on the lines of Telangana by several groups was stepped up on Friday. The army...
  • Kokrajhar remains tense after top Bodo leader's arrest 19-11-2012 06:31 AM

    Kokrajhar: The police crackdown on people behind the second round of violence in Kokrajhar in Assam led to the arrest of a key Bodo leader on Saturday. It does seem that the Congress is desperate to distance itself from its coalition partner in the state, the Bodoland People's Front. ULFA...
  • Assam: Gogoi reviews law and order situation in Bodoland 15-11-2012 01:40 AM

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday directed state authorities to deal with the latest spurt in violence in Bodoland Territorial Areas Districts (BTAD) region with tough action, where earlier in 2012 over 100 people were killed in Bodo-Muslim clashes. The Chief Minister asked the state Director General of...
  • Assam: 1 killed, 4 injured in grenade blast in Kokrajhar 24-10-2012 09:43 PM

    Kokrajhar: One person was killed and four others were injured when unidentified persons lobbed a hand grenade at a busy place in Assam's Chirang district on Wednesday evening, officials said. The miscreants came in a car and hurled the grenade towards a group of people around 6.30 pm near a...
  • Assam: Bodo vote will be a crucial factor 11-04-2011 07:27 AM

    New Delhi: Security measures have been stepped up for the final phase of polling in Assam. This vital phase of the state elections will decide whether the Congress will manage a third straight victory or be dethroned by the Opposition alliance. 496 candidates are in the fray for 64 out...
  • Bodo militants on a kidnapping spree in Assam 12-10-2010 08:49 AM

    Rangapara: There has been a rise in activity by Bodo militants in Assam, with more abductions being reported in the Sonitpur district of Assam. Heartbreakingly for the families of two railway drivers, even two months after their abduction, there's no rescue or help coming in from any quarters. The families...
  • Abducted Andhra engineer's family appeals for his release 20-10-2009 01:26 AM

    Massive operation is on to secure the release of engineer Krishna Rao. ...
  • Assam bids farewell to villagers killed by Bodo militant 07-10-2009 04:18 PM

    12 villagers were killed in firing at Assam's Balichang Bhemajuli village. ...
  • India to talk to Bangladesh after Guwahati blasts 02-01-2009 12:13 PM

    Bangladesh-based groups suspected of involvement in serial bombings. ...
  • Govt extends truce with Bodo group 01-12-2006 05:47 PM

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  • Bodos restive as Govt keeps mum 10-10-2006 12:00 PM

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