Opinion  /  Published 22.01.19

Trapped outside the Bangladesh border

The promise to seal the entire Indo-Bangladesh border is not a new agenda for the Centre and the Assam government. The Centre had fixed a deadline for completing the sealing of the border with Banglad...
By Abhimanyu Datta in

West Bengal  /  Published 17.12.19

Another death in ‘CAA panic’

A day wage labourer died from a heart attack near here on Tuesday morning after panic had purportedly gripped him over the Citizenship (Amendment) Act. Nazrul Mian, 45, collapsed because of chest pain...
By Alamgir Hossain in Hariharpara(Murshidabad)

North East  /  Published 16.12.19

Former servicemen lauded in Mizoram

Mizoram home minister Lalchamliana on Monday said the state government was giving priority to the welfare of ex-servicemen and would continue to stand by them. He was addressing the general assembly o...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

North East  /  Published 16.12.19

Tripura, Mizoram observe Vijay Diwas

Tripura and Mizoram observed the 49th Vijay Diwas on Monday with officials paying homage to the heroes.The day commemorates the anniversary of India’s victory over Pakistan in the Indo-Pakistan War ...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty and Henry L. Khojol in Agartala

India  /  Published 15.12.19

To SC: Strike down citizen law

Deb Mukharji, former high commissioner to Bangladesh and former ambassador to Nepal, and two former IAS officers have petitioned the Supreme Court challenging the constitutional validity of the Citize...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 13.12.19

World Bank report on Northeast potential

The economic potential of the Northeast can be unleashed by focusing on reforms that will boost the region’s participation in regional and global value chains, said a World Bank report.Highlighting ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 07.01.19

Zoo visitors' cooperation is remarkable

Sir — People throng to the zoo during the winter. But their merriment often turns into misery for the animals. They are disturbed, given food that is unsuitable for them and left traumatized. The au...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 02.01.19

Win should not make Sheikh Hasina complacent

The new year could not have begun on a sweeter note for the Awami League in Bangladesh. Sheikh Hasina Wajed’s party has steamrolled the rainbow alliance cobbled together by the Opposition, winning 2...
By The Editorial Board in

World  /  Published 31.12.18

Hasina: Why this result? Why not?

The alliance led by Sheikh Hasina has bagged 96 per cent of the seats in Bangladesh’s general election, creating history and triggering cries of foul play that she has confronted by citing the Congr...
By Devadeep Purohit in Dhaka

World  /  Published 29.12.18

Bid to ensure fair Bangla polls

Bangladesh’s chief election commissioner on Saturday said the law-enforcement agencies would work without bias to ensure free and fair elections in the country on Sunday, but the Opposition continue...
By Devadeep Purohit in Dhaka


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