Gauhati High Court
North East  /  Published 22.12.19

PIL in high court on Assam Accord

Amid the state-wide outcry against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019, which allegedly violated the Assam Accord, activist Sunil Rajkonwar filed a public interest litigation (PIL) before Gauhati Hi...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 20.12.19

Mobile Internet ban lifted in Assam

Mobile Internet services resumed in Assam on Friday, ten days after it was snapped in the wake of violent protests over the new citizenship law.A senior official of private telecom operator Airtel sai...
By The Telegraph and PTI in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 26.02.19

Sons defend country, parents ‘foreigner’

The Association of Protection for Indian Citizenship Rights, a lower-Assam based group, will take the legal route to help six families from Saru Harid in Barpeta district, who are labelled “foreigne...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 04.03.20

Verbal testimony alone is no proof of citizenship: Gauhati High Court

Gauhati High Court, while upholding a foreigners tribunal order, reiterated that in the absence of documentary evidence in a proceeding under the Foreigners Act, 1946, verbal testimony alone is no pro...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 26.02.20

Topno murder case back in HC

Gauhati High Court has put the Daniel Topno murder case, in which Assam PCC president Ripun Bora is an accused, on track again.Topno, an influential leader of the tea community who had contested the 1...
By Rajiv Konwar in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 24.02.20

Centre denies Rs 90cr release

The Centre told Gauhati High Court on Monday that Parliament has not released Rs 90 crore for payment of salaries of employees of Cachar Paper Mill at Panchgram in Hailakandi district and Nagaon Paper...
By Swapneel Bhattacharjee in Silchar

India  /  Published 23.04.19

Civil society seeks probe into charge against CJI

A group of prominent civil liberty activists, including Medha Patkar and Aruna Roy, on Monday sought an independent probe into the sexual harassment charge against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi,...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 21.02.20

Panel report in Dispur court

The Assam government, and not the Centre, will receive the report of the high-powered committee on implementation of Clause 6 of the Assam Accord.When asked by The Telegraph, state cabinet minister Hi...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 02.01.20

Implement HC land order: Tribal forum

The United Tribal Organisation, Assam, a common platform of the Scheduled Tribes for both plains and hills, on Thursday urged the state government to implement the Gauhati High Court’s order to evic...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 01.01.20

HC eviction order stirs emotions

The Gauhati High Court’s order to evict non-tribals and other persons “not eligible to possess land” in the tribal belts and blocks protected under Chapter X of the Assam Land and Revenue Regula...
By Shajid Khan and Rinoy Basumatary in Udalguri


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