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North East  /  Published 03.04.20

1500 Assam villages ‘lock’ themselves in

Villagers in Assam’s Morigaon district have isolated themselves by setting up bamboo fences and constructing temporary road/bylane blockades to prevent the entry of other people from surrounding vil...
By Sanjana Bordoloi and Sarat Sarma in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 01.04.20

Eminent citizens flay arrest

Altogether 29 leading citizens from across the country said in a statement released on Wednesday that they were “deeply worried” about the “consequences for Indian democracy” given the Assam g...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 01.04.20

Akhil Gogoi taken to Dibrugarh jail

Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) leader Akhil Gogoi, granted bail in two cases since Saturday, was rearrested in another case on Wednesday and brought to Dibrugarh jail from Sivasagar jail. Akhil...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 31.03.20

A word for Akhil Gogoi’s release

Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti leader Akhil Gogoi was granted bail in the Chabua police station case by Dibrugarh High Court but as hearing on another case at the same police station is still pending, h...
By Kongkon Bora and Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 26.03.20

Akhil Gogoi gets bail

Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) leader and anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protester, Akhil Gogoi, was granted bail by Gauhati High Court on Thursday in connection with a case that was registered w...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 25.03.20

BRIEFS: 4 arrested in Ichamati incident

Meghalaya police have arrested four more people in connection with the incident at Ichamati in East Khasi Hills where a Khasi Students’ Union activist succumbed to his injuries following an anti-Cit...
By The Telegraph in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.03.20

Pause for greater good

The Jharkhand capital’s Shaheen Bagh-inspired sit-in spearheaded by women against the new citizenship matrix since January 20 in Kadru will take a break from Saturday in view of the novel coronaviru...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 19.03.20

CPM ties corona to citizenship regime

The district CPM has launched a campaign drawing a parallel between the coronavirus and the Centre’s new citizenship matrix.On Thursday, the party put up handbills across Malda town juxtaposing coro...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

North East  /  Published 18.03.20

Bhuyan, Kalita, Daimary elected unopposed to RS

Senior journalist Ajit Kumar Bhuyan, former Congress veteran-turned-BJP leader Bhubaneswar Kalita and sitting Bodoland People’s Front (BPF) MP Biswajit Daimary were elected unopposed to the Rajya Sa...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 18.03.20

Akhil rearrest bid ‘vindictive’

The Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti on Wednesday said the Assam government was trying to get its leader Akhil Gogoi re-arrested through “false allegation” and “politically motivated” cases so tha...
By Rokibuz Zaman and Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati


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