Assam Accord
North East  /  Published 24.03.19

BJP glare on ‘unholy’ pact

BJP national general secretary and Assam minder Ram Madhav on Sunday alleged that the Congress and the All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) are trying to seal an “unholy” alliance to fight th...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 04.02.20

One who set Clause 6 rolling

Pranab Gogoi, when he was the Assembly Speaker, had tried hard to define who is an “Assamese”, which the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) on Tuesday said was a “historic” responsibility he h...
By Rajiv Konwar and Kongkon K. Bora in Sivasagar

North East  /  Published 01.02.20

50km human chain in Tinsukia over Act

Thousands of protesters, including relatives of Assam Agitation martyrs, vowed on Saturday not to celebrate Rongali Bihu until the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) is scrapped, while taking part in a 5...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

North East  /  Published 29.01.20

CM assures Barak of progress, safety

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday reiterated the state government’s commitment towards the progress and welfare of the Barak Valley and of providing security and safety to the mas...
By Swapnaneel Bhattacharjee in Silchar

North East  /  Published 08.01.19

Tinsukia to get medical college in 3 years

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday urged the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) to play an active role in the high-level committee constituted by the Centre for safeguarding the cultura...
By Rishu Kalantri in Tinsukia

North East  /  Published 24.05.19

Anti-citizenship bill groups to continue protest

The anti-citizenship (amendment) bill brigade in Assam on Friday said they would not allow dilution of the 1985 Assam Accord despite the BJP’s good performance in the Lok Sabha elections.The results...
By Rajiv Konwar and Abinash Kalita in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 24.07.19

Centre holds first meet with Clause 6 team

The Centre on Wednesday held the first round of meetings on implementation of Clause 6 of theAssam Accord. Union home minister Amit Shah and minister of state for home G. Kishan Reddy attended the mee...
By Rajiv Konwar in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 09.05.19

Correct NRC remote: Gogoi

Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday expressed apprehension that the NRC will not be error-free. He alleged that the BJP, which is in power at the Centre and in the state, is not intere...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 23.10.18

BJP ally AGP rallies against citizenship bill

The AGP, a key constituent of the BJP-led dispensation in Dispur, took out a massive rally here on Tuesday against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016.The rally coincided with the 12-hour Assam ban...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 20.09.19

Call to keep Karbis, Dimasas out

The Autonomous State Demand Committee (ASDC) has urged the high-powered committee, constituted by the ministry of home affairs, not to include Karbis and Dimasas within the purview of Clause 6 of the ...
By Suroj Barman in Haflong


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