Bodo

  • Assam: Survivors of the Bodo militant attack recount the horror May 6, 2014

    The survivors of the Bodo militant attack, which left 32 people dead, are still living in constant fear. Militants had set the entire Baksa village on fire. The survivors have moved to make shift relief camps along the river. Their only demand is of basic human security but unfortunately easy...
  • Watch: Battle for Kokrajhar Lok Sabha seat April 23, 2014

    In 2012, communal violence between the Bodos and non Bodos in Kokrajhar and surrounding districts in Assam killed at least 1000 people and more than lakhs were displaced from home. As Kokrajhar goes to polls on April 24, we try to find on what key issues people will vote. ...
  • Assam: Low-key Eid in relief camps August 20, 2012

    An uneasy calm prevails amongst the relief camps of Assam as people have no other option but to stay put on Eid amidst tight security. ...
  • Assam: Army struggles to curb violence, lakhs flee homes July 27, 2012

    There is an eerie silence across the 400 affected villages of Assam with lakhs fleeing to relief camps in fear. The Army, however, continues with flag marches to bring the situation under control. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Tarun Gogoi July 24, 2012

    There has been some serious fallout of the violence in Kokrajhar district in Assam where 21 people have died so far. Nearly 50,000 people have fled their homes in and around 400 villages across Kokrajhar, Dhubri and Chirang districts. ...
  • Abducted Andhra engineer's family appeals for his release October 20, 2009

    A massive operation is on to secure the release of an Andhra engineeer Krishna Rao kidnapped by suspected Bodo militants in Assam. His family has appealed for his release. ...
  • Assam bids farewell to villagers killed by Bodo militant October 7, 2009

    12 villagers were killed in firing at Assam's Balichang Bhemajuli village. ...
  • India to talk to Bangladesh after Guwahati blasts January 2, 2009

    Guwahati: The Central Government suspects Bangladesh-based militant groups are involved in Thursday’s Guwahati blasts and will seek a crack down on organisations using the country as a base against India. ...