2019 (caa)
West Bengal  /  Published 19.12.19

Calcutta HC note on law & order

The high court on Thursday asked the Bengal government to file a detailed report on violence during the protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, but observed that law and order was “under c...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 19.12.19

More trains cancelled

At least 42 long-distance trains were cancelled or diverted on Thursday owing to damage to railway properties during protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019.Northeast Frontier Railway s...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

Opinion  /  Published 19.12.19

Why are we so easy on our legislators?

Sir — Children are often taken to task for not knowing their lessons well. Why, then, are we so easy on our lawmakers who seem to be ignorant of even the basic tenets of the Constitution — secular...
By The Telegraph

North East  /  Published 29.02.20

KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi ill, fast uncertain

Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) leader Akhil Gogoi was rushed to Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) on Saturday after he was reported to be suffering from stomach ache and fever. However,...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati

India  /  Published 27.02.20

Fresh global attention on India

First Kashmir, then the citizenship law and now the rioting in Delhi: India is repeatedly drawing global attention to itself for its human rights record.The United States Commission on International R...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


World  /  Published 27.02.20

CAA 'fascist, racist' law: Roger Waters

'Everything will be remembered, Everything recorded', Pink Floyd co-founder and legendary musician Roger Waters said recently as he read out Delhi student Aamir Aziz's poem at a protest in London and ...
By PTI in London

India  /  Published 26.02.20

John Oliver’s talk show on PM not on Hotstar

Disney-owned Hotstar has not uploaded the latest episode of John Oliver’s popular talk show Last Week Tonight in which the comedian has criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government ove...
By PTI in Mumbai

North East  /  Published 26.02.20

Strike called off temporarily

The Nagarika Suraksha Mancha (NSM), a local Bengali organisation, and six NGOs formed by people of the Mizo community on Wednesday called off their indefinite dawn-to-dusk strike temporarily.The strik...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

North East  /  Published 26.02.20

CPI-ML drive to uproot BJP

The CPI(M-L)’s Assam committee on Wednesday announced the launch of its BJP Hatao Abhiyan (remove BJP mission) here to “liberate” the state from the BJP’s alleged misrule. The awareness missio...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

Delhi  /  Published 26.02.20

UN chief closely following situation in Delhi: Spokesperson

UN chief Antonio Guterres is closely following the situation in New Delhi and stresses that demonstrators should be allowed to protest peacefully and security forces should show restraint, his spokesp...
By PTI in New Delhi


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