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  • Assam blasts: Main accused Daimary gets bail April 14, 2013

    Guwahati: Five years after the deadliest terror attack in Assam that killed 100 and injured 300 the main accused National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) chairman Ranjan Daimary has got bail. Daimary was handed over by Bangladesh in 2010. The CBI did not oppose bail for Daimary. A clear hint that...
  • Assam blasts: Families disappointed with bail to main accused Ranjan Daimary April 14, 2013

    Guwahati: National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) chairman Ranjan Daimary, the prime accused in the October 30, 2008 serial blasts, was granted bail by Kamrup District and Sessions court. But the families of the victims are upset with the judgement. They feel that the decision to grant bail is unjust...
  • 8 BSF jawans killed by Bodo militants in Assam March 15, 2011

    Shillong/Guwahati: At least eight BSF personnel were killed and the same number injured on Monday in an ambush by the antitalk faction of National Democratic Front of Bodoland in Assam's Kokrajhar district. According to official reports, the militants of the Ranjan Daimaryled faction used automatic weapons to ambush the convoy of...
  • ULFA to begin peace talks on February 10 February 5, 2011

    New Delhi: The United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) on Saturday admitted that the killing of NGO activist Sanjoy Ghose and the bomb blast of Dhemaji on Independence Day in which children were killed was a mistake. At a press conference in Guwahati ULFA Vice Chairman Pradeep Gogoi, Foreign Secretary Sasha...
  • Two top ULFA leaders released on bail February 23, 2010

    Guwahati: A special antiterror court on Tuesday released on bail two top separatist leaders of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), a move seen as an attempt by the government to help push the rebels towards peace talks. Vice chairman Pradip Gogoi and publicity secretary Mithinga Daimary were given...
  • Smell of gunpowder at Frankfurt Fair October 6, 2006

    Guwahati: A collection of poems by an outlawed separatist guerrilla leader from Assam that has got rave reviews is one of the highlights of the ongoing Frankfurt Book Fair. On the opening day Thursday, noted Assamese writer Indira Goswami released Melodies and Guns, a collection of poems by the publicity chief...
  • Assam's guntoting poet goes places August 20, 2006

    Guwahati: A reallife guntoting poet may be a rarity, but ULFA can boast of having one on its rolls. A heady mix of finesse of thought and hardness of work is found in ULFA's 'central publicity secretary' Mithinga Daimary, whose collection of poetry would feature in this year's Frankfurt Book Fair,...