Friday, Dec 13, 2019 | Last Update : 09:41 AM IST

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Assam turns into war zone, 2 killed as police opens fire

Anti-CAB protesters defy curfew, senior cops replaced.

13 Dec 2019 1:25 AM

Anti-CAB storm grows, 11-hour bandh hits Assam

In the city’s Maligaon area, a government-run bus was pelted with stones and a scooter set on fire.

11 Dec 2019 1:40 AM

Assam braces for mega bandh today

Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) and its sister organisations have also extended their support to the bandh called by these organisations.

10 Dec 2019 5:30 AM

Mass resignation of workers rocks AGP

Angry AGP workers vandalised the party office in Upper Assam’s Sadia.

09 Dec 2019 1:33 AM

Enforce Inner Line Permit in Assam before CAB: AGP

Bora, also the party chief, called an emergency meeting of AGP leaders on Thursday and decided to send the letter to Shah.

07 Dec 2019 1:21 AM


N-E boils: Parties, civil groups plan joint move to block CAB

Congress president Sonia Gandhi has, meanwhile, directed the AICC to challenge the bill not only in Parliament but also in the courts.

06 Dec 2019 4:57 AM

Congress MLA slits palm, writes anti-govt slogan with blood

He used the blood to write slogan on a huge placard that he was carrying.

04 Dec 2019 1:51 AM

No ifs or buts, Cong to oppose CAB in Parliament: Jairam Ramesh

The senior Congress leader argued that a controversial matter like the CAB should have gone to a standing committee for deliberation.

02 Dec 2019 5:26 AM

Assam to set up RAF teams to end man-elephant conflict

Assam minister Parimal Suklabaidya said that during the last four years, around 1,169 incidents of man-elephant conflict were reported in the state.

01 Dec 2019 5:05 AM

Ex-coordinator Hajela lands in fresh trouble

The APW FIR has also alleged huge financial irregularities in purchasing of laptops, different electronic gadgets and electric generators.

29 Nov 2019 2:05 AM


TMC joins JD-U in opposing Citizenship Bill in Parliament

The CAB was an election promise of the BJP during the 2014 and 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

28 Nov 2019 2:50 AM

NSCN’s recruitment bid foiled, 32 youth rescued

PRO (Defence) Lt Col Sumit Sharma said the covert recruitment racket of NSCN (I-M) was busted in Mon on November 21.

26 Nov 2019 7:41 AM

Northeast students rush to Delhi to block CAB

AASU chief adviser Samujjal Bhattacharyya and its president Dipanka Kumar Nath are also part of the delegation.

25 Nov 2019 1:08 AM

Protests against Citizenship Bill bring Guwahati to a halt

KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi said that political rights of the indigenous people would be snatched as soon as they CAB is passed by Parliament.

23 Nov 2019 2:15 AM

In Assam, brides to get Rs 30,000 to buy gold

Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the state Cabinet has approved the scheme and it will come into effect from January 1, 2020.

22 Nov 2019 2:03 AM


Assam: Fate of 19 lakh out of NRC list unclear

Justice Gogoi said there was an “urgent need” to identify the illegal migrants in Assam.

21 Nov 2019 1:22 AM

3 N-E ‘inner line’ states may be out of CAB purview

Pleading anonymity, a BJP MP from the region said they had met the home minister to apprise him about the anguish of people over the bill.

20 Nov 2019 1:42 AM

Assam groups warn of huge stir

The AASU-led Assam agitation was a mass movement against the influx of foreigners, especially from neighbouring Bangladesh.

18 Nov 2019 7:47 AM

Winter Session: Reworked Citizenship Bill may set off Northeast stir

Winter Session is going to start from November 18.

16 Nov 2019 6:11 AM

Assam NGOs under lens for poor quality midday meals

After the NGOs took over, there have been several allegations of mismanagement in the supply of midday meals since November 1.

11 Nov 2019 4:45 AM