Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019
North East  /  Published 26.09.19

Akhil plea for united protest

The Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti has urged all organisations and people in general to unitedly protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill for the sake of Assam and other states of the Northeast....
By Abinash Kalita in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 27.04.19

Will not always bow to NDA: Conrad

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K. Sangma, who attended Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s nomination rally in Varanasi on Friday, said on Saturday that his party, the NPP, would not agree with everythi...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 17.04.19

Akhil slams BJP on bill

Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) adviser Akhil Gogoi on Wednesday said the BJP will never solve the problem of illegal migrants in Assam, as evident from the ruling party’s insistence on re-intro...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 10.04.19

BJP faces identity hurdle in Northeast

Pranjal Kalita, the 22-year-old general secretary of the Cotton University Students Union in Guwahati, is indignant.When The Telegraph reached out to him to know the union’s views on the BJP’s pol...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 09.04.19

AGP firm on bill opposition

The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) on Tuesday released its manifesto for the Lok Sabha polls, asserting it would remain firm on its earlier stand of opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019.The AGP...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 09.04.19

BJP pledge to allay citizen bill fears

Assam BJP president Ranjeet Kumar Dass on Tuesday said the party would allay apprehensions in the minds of the people of the Northeast about the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, before introducing ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 08.04.19

BJP sticks to stand on Citizenship bill

The ruling BJP has brought the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, back into prominence after promising to enact a legislation for protection of religious minorities from the neighbouring countries.No...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

West Bengal  /  Published 05.04.19

Mamata Banerjee's NRC jab at BJP in Assam

Mamata Banerjee on Friday brought up in Assam’s Dhubri the twin emotive issues of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and the Citizenship Bill, using her first rally outside Bengal this election...
By Anirban Choudhury in Dhubri

North East  /  Published 25.03.19

Conrad made U-turn on bill, says Gogoi

Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi has accused Meghalaya chief minister and National People’s Party (NPP) chief Conrad Sangma of taking a U-turn on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019.Claimi...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 23.03.19

Strum a note, win a vote, it’s Meghalaya

 “If music be the food of love, play on,” said Shakespeare in Twelfth Night.Centuries later, as Meghalaya prepares for the Lok Sabha polls, the lines from the 17th century play can perhaps be...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong


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