Monday, Oct 03, 2022

Assam Rifles


Manipur ambush: Six Assam Rifles men killed in attack

May 23, 2016 3:30 am

The personnel from 29 Assam Rifles were killed in the ambush laid by militant group CorCom targeting a party of CO which was returning after inspection of a landslide location in Chandel.

Manipur Ambush: Rajnath Singh mourns killing of jawans, says MHA monitoring situation

May 22, 2016 8:33 pm

The ambush took place between Hengshi and Tuiyang villages around 12.30 pm when the JCO and other jawans were returning after inspecting a landslide scene in the locality.

Mizoram: Assam Rifles Commandant arrested for involvement in gold robbery

May 06, 2016 2:58 am

The police alleged that Singh ordered his men, armed with sophisticated weapons, to waylay a consignment of smuggled gold biscuits in the southern outskirts of Aizawl city on the night of December 14 last year.

Rajnath rules out withdrawal of Assam Rifles from Myanmar border

March 22, 2016 4:55 pm

There have been reports that the central government may entrust the task of guarding this border to another border guarding force, Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP).

106-yr-old goes extra mile to attend Army event

January 15, 2016 3:17 am

For the first about 15 km, he rode pillion on his grandnephew’s motorcycle, travelled the next 30 km from Chandel to Kakching in a shared taxi — a Tata Sumo MUV — before finally taking the vehicle provided by Assam Rifles to reach Imphal.

A misfire

November 19, 2015 12:09 am

The Assam Rifles' diktat to Nagaland's newspapers on how not to report insurgency is overreach.

Blank editorials were messages for all who would gladly muzzle the press

November 19, 2015 12:02 am

Why it was necessary for my newspaper to respond to an Assam Rifles notice with a blank editorial.

Assam Rifles versus Nagaland editors

November 18, 2015 12:36 am

India’s oldest paramilitary force, the Assam Rifles, has accused 5 Nagaland dailies of violating the UAPA by supporting the NSCN (K).

Nagaland: Papers carry blank editorials to protest Assam Rifles letter

November 17, 2015 1:08 am

Four daily newspapers in Nagaland carried blank editorials to protest against a letter from Assam Rifles asking them not to publish any “article projecting the demands of NSCN(K)

4 NSCN(KK) members killed in Nagaland

November 16, 2015 12:45 am

A press release issued by the Assam Rifles in Kohima said a patrol party in village Laikunger was fired upon from inside a community hall complex.