Guwahati, Nov 2 (IANS): A trans-national elephant smuggling syndicate was busted in Assam with the arrest of five persons, even as conservationists claimed close to 100 wild Asiatic jumbos were captured and sold in Nepal and various Indian States in the past five years.

"The ring leader of the elephant smuggling racket was arrested over the weekend from Guwahati and later four more gang member

Kokrajhar, Oct. 6: For Kesab Basumatary and Jwngsar Basumatary, students of Bashbari High School, it is not just another rally they are participating in.


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KOKRAJHAR, June 30: Eminent citizen AK Jain, who has been deputed to strengthen the implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, 2005 (MG-NREGA) in Kokrajhar district expressed satisfaction over the progress of the scheme in Kokrajhar district and rated it as one of the best in Assam.


KOKRJHAR, June 4: The illegal encroachment in Lumsung reserve forest under Holtugaon Division in Kokrajhar district is going on unabated in a well organized manner. The eviction is not easy task. Large part of the reserve forest has already been destroyed.

KOKRAJHAR, May 30: The 135 Battalion of Eco Task Force (ETF), mostly drawn from retired defence personnel, is continuing its laudable efforts for reviving the deflated