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Hemanta Kumar Nath


Hemanta Kumar Nath is a correspondent in Assam, India, who reports on local news in Assam, the north east Indian state.

Assam Security Forces Seize Weapons, Fake Number Plates From Car Thief...

On other hand, a local court in Guwahati on Thursday had sent Rita Chauhan, wife of Anil Chauhan to three-day police custody, who surrendered on Wednesday.

Assam Government Launches Agricultural Programs to Benefit Farmers

Assam allocated 10 billion Rupees to fund a Farmers' Development Corporation and launched a number of farmer-oriented programs in the state.

Rape Suspect Commits Suicide in Karbi Anglong

The prime accused in the recent rape of three women identified as Satyabir Dara, was an 8th Jat regiment jawan from Haryana. Dara shot himself with his service rifle

Assam Congress MLA Rumi Nath Arrested for Link With Carnapping Gang

A case was registered against Congress MLA, Rumi Nath, in Dispur Police station. She filed an anticipatory bail petition in Gauhati high court on April 9, after the arrest of her estranged second husband.

More Railway Projects For India North Eastern Region

This year's Railways National Programme is dedicated to the North Eastern Region and its people, and the opening of many rail lines confirms that.

Hardcore NDFB(S) Militant Killed in Udalguri District Encounter

A tipoff led police from Udalguri district police station and CRPF Cobra 21 battalion to launch a joint operation in the remote No 4 Sudemjuli village near Pagla river.

One Killed, Three Injured in Assam Blast, Hours After Election Results...

Ram Chandra Barman, a civilian scrap dealer, was killed in the early hours of Saturday morning, in an explosion he triggered accidentally, just hours after the results of the local election were announced.

Assam Security Forces Capture NSLA Terrorist in Kokrajhar

Security forces arrested the man involved in stealing weapons from Sapkata police station and killing the commander-in-chief of Santhal Tiger Force.

India Targets Generation of 100 GW of Solar Power By 2022:...

Union Power, Coal, NRF minister Piyush Goyal, speaking after the two-day Conference of Power, Renewable Energy and Mines set a goal to generate 100 GW of solar power by 2022

Arrest Warrants Out For Two Assam Congress MLAs

In an assault case in 2011, the local court of Karimganj issued a roaming warrant against Mr. Siddique Ahmed. Police have not been able to locate him.

Assam Chief Minister Orders Probe Into Death Of Labourers In Meghalaya

14 labourers from the Dhubri district of Assam died in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills, reportedly of poisoning, but locals do not believe the official story.

Rongali Festival Promotes Tourism in Assam

The festival had colourful musical performances by North East Breeze, Tarulota Kutum, Sajan Nayak, Khagen Gogoi and finally by Angarag Papon Mahanta.

Notorious Auto Theft Kingpin Arrested in Guwahati

The auto theft kingpin was arrested and he revealed during police interrogation that he was also involved in the theft of a medicine laden truck.

Two NDFB(S) Killed By Assam Forces in Sonitpur, One Arrested in...

Security forces killed two hardcore NDFB(S) militants in the Sonitpur district and a few days later, arrested another NDFB(S) militant in Chirang district.

Three Jawans Killed, Four Injured in Arunachal Pradesh

Three army jawans were killed and four others injured when suspected Naga militants ambushed an army convoy in Arunachal Pradesh on Thursday morning.

Art Workshop Enhances Talents of North East Indian Artisans

The Production Mela aims to engage rural artisans directly to buyers and even suppliers with a hope that it will provide a much needed break for some.

Eight Militant Groups Remain Active in Assam Since1991

State Agriculture and Panchayat and Rural development minister Rockybul Hussain said the 8 groups are: ULFA(I), NDFB(S), KPLT, KLO, HuM, MULTA, CPI(Maoist) and JMB(Module)

Nagaland Militant Attacks Threaten Assam’s Stability

The minister said in Golaghat district, at least 136 people were killed and 166 injured in nine attacks since 1977. 19 were killed in 12 attacks between 1972 and 2013 in Sivsagar district.

Renowned Assam Journalist, Writer Purna Kanta Nath Dies

Purna Kanta Nath veteran Assam journalist died on Friday, aged 74. He is the father of journalist Hemanta Kumar Nath, who carries on his father's tradition of work in news reporting.

17 Militants Arrested in Assam

Goalpara district ASP Rosie Kalita said the RNLA cadres and linkmen were apprehended in the Bhogdabi, Guria and Zia areas under Krishnai police station.