North East  /  Published 23.02.20

Regional party Oxom Nirman Dal's plea to oppose CAA

The Oxom Nirman Dal, a regional political party formed in 2017, on Sunday appealed to the people of Assam not to depend on ethnic organisations of the state and its leaders to force the government to ...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 21.02.20

Anti-CAA protest at Language Day venue

A programme organised close to the India-Bangladesh border to pay tributes to the martyrs of the 1952 language movement on Friday turned into a show of resistance against the Citizenship (Amendment) A...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Petrapole

North East  /  Published 18.04.19

Women vote with zero hope

Sushila Basumatary, in her 40s, has been voting for the several decades but nothing has changed in her life. Sushila, a tea garden worker in Koupati under Udalguri district near Orang National Park, w...
By Abdul Gani in Udalguri

North East  /  Published 18.04.19

Bill, black flags rerun for Sonowal

The ghost of the citizenship (amendment) bill continued to haunt Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal as it resurfaced after a lull on Thursday while he was campaigning at Goroimari, under Gauhati ...
By Kulendu Kalita in Boko

North East  /  Published 16.04.19

AGP leader, 100 join Congress

The ranks of the Assam Congress swelled on Tuesday with former AGP minister Bubul Das and around 100 others from various youth and students organisations joining the party.Das, who was president of AG...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati


Jharkhand  /  Published 19.02.20

‘Know Constitution like the scriptures’

“We must know the Constitution as well as we know the kalmas,” said a middle-aged lady at the state capital’s “Shaheen Bagh” at Kadru, which turned one month old on Wednesday. “Or shlokas ...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 13.04.19

IPFT exodus shot in Tripura Congress arm

Tripura’s ruling BJP and its ally, the Indigenous Peoples Front of Tripura (IPFT) suffered a major setback on Saturday after over 1,000 IPFT supporters joined the Congress, alleging that the indigen...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty and Sekhar Datta in Agartala

North East  /  Published 11.04.19

NRC update to root out all infiltrators: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said the BJP was committed to implementing the citizenship (amendment) bill but it will be done only after consultations with all sections of the people of the...
By Swapnaneel Bhattacharjee and Kulendu Kalita in Kamrup

North East  /  Published 11.04.19

BJP, not Congress, supporting influx: Bora

Assam PCC president Ripun Bora on Thursday said the BJP, and not the Congress, was encouraging infiltration in the state.Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at a meeting at Kendukana...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

India  /  Published 17.02.20

Amitji, 3 days and Kannan waiting

February 13, Thursday: Union home minister Amit Shah told a TV interviewer that if anyone (“koi bhi”) sought an appointment with his office, he would give it in three days so that “misconception...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi


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