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Wasbir Hussain | Will Ulfa accord really bring peace to Assam?

The Ulfa accord may have ended the insurgency for its 700-odd cadres who have been living in designated camps

06 Jan 2024 12:29 AM

AA Edit | Ulfa pact must be broader for lasting peace in Assam

All the stakeholders in the deal have expressed the hope it will lead to a new dawn for the people of Assam.

01 Jan 2024 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Peace moves in N-E bring a ray of hope

Members of the rebel groups, who have been living in designated camps will now be free to pursue their political demands in peaceful manner

17 Sep 2022 12:07 AM

'Unlawful association': Centre extends ban on ULFA for 5 years

According to a notification, ULFA has indulged in various illegal and violent activities.

28 Nov 2019 8:48 PM

'Base document for future': CJI Gogoi defends exercise of NRC in Assam

The updated final NRC in Assam was released on Aug 31, this year excluding names of over 19 lakh applicants in the state.

03 Nov 2019 6:21 PM


Assam: ULFA cadre apprehended, explosive devices recovered

Police have recovered 12 kg approx TNT explosive, two electric detonators, two IED circuit, three battery and a remote control.

09 Oct 2019 5:00 PM

Man arrested in Assam's Nagaon for his involvement in Guwahati blast

12 people were injured in the May 8 blast when two unknown bike-borne lobbed a grenade on the state police troops and fled from the spot.

18 May 2019 9:28 AM

AFSPA lifted in parts of Arunanchal Pradesh after decades

The controversial law, which gives sweeping powers to the security forces, will, however, still be in force in the areas bordering Myanmar.

03 Apr 2019 1:47 AM

Two killed in Ulfa attack in Assam

The Sivsagar superintendent of police, Subodh Kumar Sonowal however told reporters that they are investigating the matter.

23 Nov 2018 6:36 AM

Dangerous liaison: N Chandrababu Naidu crosses Lakshman rekha in federal fight

By threatening to stop paying Central taxes, Mr Naidu is playing to the domestic gallery at the cost of the nation.

04 Jun 2018 2:08 AM


Ulfa-I, NDFB rebel leaders find place in 1st NRC draft

Over 1.39 crore applicants did not find their names in the first draft even as people thronged the NRC Seva Kendras to check for their names.

03 Jan 2018 1:22 AM

Ulfa demands Rs 2 cr for release of businessman ’s son

This has come close on the heels of sensational murder of a father-son duo by Ulfa(I) militants on December 11 in Tinsukia district.

21 Dec 2017 4:48 AM

Ulfa(I) sends extortion notices via WhatsApp

Assam to host investor summit in February.

29 Nov 2017 12:28 AM

Surging ULFA (I) cadres in Myanmar camps belie govt claim

The government had claimed that ULFA (I) is at an unprecedented low in terms of arsenal and firepower.

30 Aug 2017 3:39 PM

MHA decides not to extend AFSPA in Assam after August 31

Security sources said that home ministry has clarified that they are not in favour of extending AFSPA in entire Assam further.

10 Aug 2017 9:44 PM


Ulfa men sneak in from Myanmar for Independence Day attacks

The sources did not rule out the possibility of Ulfa-I rebels outsourcing the job of planting explosives to some other outfits.

07 Aug 2017 12:43 AM

Evict Hindi-speaking people: Ulfa

Ulfa has asked the Assam govt to evict all Hindi-speaking people in Upper Assam’s Dibrugarh and Tinsukia districts and rehabilitate indigenous people.

27 Jul 2017 6:51 AM

Home Ministry ready for 'partial withdrawal' of AFSPA from Assam, Arunachal

The Act has been in effect in Assam since November 1990 while in 3 districts of Arunachal Pradesh it has been in force since January 2016.

05 Jul 2017 10:41 AM

Former IB boss new peace talk interlocutor in Assam

Sources said the focus would be to resolve the conflict with Ulfa and NDFB.

03 Jun 2017 3:04 AM

‘China denies giving refuge to ULFa chief’

Yarlung Tsangpo is one of three rivers that form the Brahmaputra in Assam.

18 Apr 2017 6:31 AM