Cachar

  • 30 injured in police firing in Cachar district 26-08-2013 11:37 AM

    At least 30 people, including the superintendent of police and seven policemen, have been injured in police firing after a mob went on a rampage at Rongpur area in Assam's Cachar district. The district administration has asked the Army to remain alert and imposed prohibitory order in the district, official...
  • Assam: Man killed as part of 'human sacrifice' 07-06-2013 05:49 PM

    Silchar (Assam): Tension prevailed in a remote tea garden in Assam's Cachar district on Friday after alabourer was allegedly killed by fellow workers as part of human sacrifice. The police here said that Jawaharlal Mora, who allegedly practised witchcraft, was killed and his body buried at a place at Kalabil...
  • NC Hills scam: Moily assures fair trial 20-07-2010 09:02 PM

    A senior Assam Congress leader and an IAS officer have reportedly colluded with militants in the scam. ...
  • At least 200 villages affected by Assam floods 16-06-2010 06:32 PM

    Guwahati: At least 200 villages in Assam's worst-affected Lakhimpur, Karimganj and Cachar districts were flooded, throwing normal life out of gear as hundreds of families were forced to leave their homes. Officials said heavy downpour submerged Lakhimpur, Naoboicha and Bihpuria revenue circles while the Kakoio dyke was washed away by...
  • Rs 13 cr recovered from scam suspect's relative 16-06-2010 08:20 AM

    Guwahati: Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sleuths on Tuesday seized Rs 13.05 crore in cash stacked in sacks and boxes from the house of a relative of a scam-accused official in Guwahati. The house, in Assam's main city, is owned by Amjad Hussain, brother-in-law of RH Khan, one of the...
  • 7 killed in Assam poll violence 06-01-2007 08:58 PM

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