Diphu

  • Not in favour of tickets for politicians' kin: Rahul Gandhi 25-02-2014 03:34 PM

    Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that he was not in favour of family members of politicians getting party tickets to contest polls. "I am not in favour of giving tickets to family members of Congress leaders and want to change this trend," Gandhi said during an interaction with...
  • 24-year-old neighbour rapes 11-year-old girl in Assam 15-09-2013 05:37 PM

    Diphu: An 11-year old girl was raped and abandoned by her attacker assuming her to be dead in central Assam's Karbi Anglong district, police sources said on Sunday. The girl was raped allegedly by her 24-year-old neighbour Tinku Sahu after taking her to a nearby sugarcane field at Kheroni on...
  • 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...