Gauhati High Court
North East  /  Published 16.04.20

Gauhati HC to resume ‘limited’ hearings

Gauhati High Court will resume its functioning in a “limited” manner from April 20 in view of the extension of the nationwide lockdown till May 3. The court has decided to take up urgent matters o...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 08.05.20

Appeal to HC for early hearing in Akhil Gogoi case

Six prominent citizens, including intellectuals like Hiren Gohain and former director-general of police Harekrishna Deka, have filed an e-plea in Gauhati High Court appealing for early hearing of a ca...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 13.09.19

Gauhati High Court rules out post criteria

Gauhati High Court has quashed the 2016 office memorandum of the Assam government inserting “alternative” qualification for the post of a principal of a government polytechnic, as a result of whic...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 06.05.20

GMC demolishes RTI activist’s house

The Guwahati Municipal Corporation demolished the house of RTI Activist Dulal Bora which was said to have been constructed illegally without permission in Rukminigaon.A source from the GMC said accord...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 18.03.20

HC dismisses APSC pleas

Gauhati High Court on Wednesday quashed the reinstatement appeals of 49 appellants accused in the Assam Public Service Commission’s (APSC) cash-for-jobs scam.These officials were discharged from ser...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 22.01.19

Gauhati HC to see sedition case videos

The Assam government on Tuesday submitted a CD containing an audio-video recording of the public meeting addressed by litterateur Hiren Gohain, KMSS adviser Akhil Gogoi and Manjit Mahanta, a member of...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

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


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