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  • ‘Assam CM Sonowal Involved in Coal Syndicate’ : CM written a letter to CBI to launch a probe into all allegations

      By Bhupen Goswami Guwahati : Nagaon MP Pradyut Bordoloi on Sunday alleged that Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal has been involved in the coal-syndicate running in the Margherita Assembly constituency. The Congress leader also alleged involvement of administration, forest department and the Assam government officials and media persons in the syndicate. The statement was made […]

    Rag Tag Assam Border Police For Post NRC ! Additional Draft NRC to be Published on June 26

      By Bhupen Goswami Guwahati : A rag tag Assam border police, with vintage logistics and a small manpower, gingerly getting ready to handle the post NRC avalanche of Bangladeshi, not knowing how they will cope up nor the big bosses of the Assam Police could draw up any concrete plan. The Border police which […]

    Council of Europe restores Russia′s voting rights

    Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe has voted in favour of restoring Russia’s voting rights, five years after they were revoked over its illegal annexation of the Crimean Peninsula. Despite strong opposition from Ukraine, the assembly voted 118 in favour and 62 against, with 10 abstentions. The move paves the way for Russia to […]

    Rail communication between Sylhet and other parts of Bangladesh resumes

    The rail communication between Sylhet and other parts of Bangladesh resumed late in the evening yesterday after the train accident at Baramchal in Kulaura upazila of Moulvibazar on Monday. Briefing media persons in Dhaka yesterday, Cabinet secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam said that four bodies were recovered and there might be more bodies under the debris. […]

    UN Security Council urges dialogue, end to US-Iran tensions

    Condemning the latest attacks on oil tankers in the Persian Gulf, the UN Security Council has urged all parties to exercise maximum restraint and take measures and actions to reduce escalation and tension. The UN’s most powerful body said the attacks violate international rules on freedom of navigation and maritime transport and threaten international peace […]

    44th anniversary of Emergency today

    Today is the 44th anniversary of the Emergency. The then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had imposed emergency on the midnight of 25th of June in 1975. In a tweet, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, India salutes all those greats who fiercely and fearlessly resisted the emergency. He said, the country’s democratic ethos successfully prevailed over […]

    Freedom fighter Mohan Ranade dies

    Freedom fighter Mohan Ranade, who participated in Goa’s liberation movement, passed away early morning today in Pune. He was 90.  During Goa’s liberation movement, Ranade was active in attacking police stations at Betim, Banastarim and other outposts. He was arrested by Portuguese police in 1955 and was imprisoned at the Fort of Caxias near Lisbon […]

    Home Minister Amit Shah pay his tributes to fighters of emergency period

    Home Minister Amit Shah has paid his tributes to the fighters of the emergency period. In a tweet, Mr Shah said, the country’s democracy was killed for political interests during the emergency. He said, the basic rights were stripped from the people and news paper offices were shut. Mr Shah said millions of nationalists had […]

    BJP attacks Congress on Emergency terming it a dark period in Indian history

    BJP today attacked Congress on Emergency terming it a dark period in Indian history. Talking to media outside Parliament, party MP Meenakshi Lekhi said Constitution was subverted and human rights were violated by this anti-democracy decision. She blamed former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi of taking such extreme step for political gain. The BJP MP also […]

    EAM S Jaishankar to file RS papers today

    External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will file his nomination as BJP candidate from Gujarat for Rajya Sabha by-election today. Another BJP candidate will be Jugal Thakor. The two Rajya Sabha seat from Gujarat fell vacant following election of Union Ministers Amit Shah and Smriti Irani as Lok Sabha members in recent parliamentary polls. Today is […]