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  • Wednesday, December, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 07:50:09
  • Internet services have been shut down in the entire northeastern state, Assam on the citizenship bill, a newborn died, 40 injured

    By Bhupen Goswami Guwahati : A fresh protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill has started in Assam as thousands of students from various universities, colleges and ordinary people took to the streets on Wednesday and protested against the bill. The protests that have been taking place have now raged. From Tuesday to today, people protested […]

    Assam Govt. secretariat staff involved in protests against CAB, clash between students and police.

      By Bhupen Goswami Guwahati : Secretariat employees of the Assam government joined the protest against the CAB. Employees of the Assam Secretariat have moved out of their offices in Dispur, Guwahati to join the people protesting against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Bill.There are widespread protests in Assam against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and clashes […]

    ‘Hega- Ngi’, major festival of Jeme being celebrated in Dima Hasao

    By Anup Biswas Haflong : The People belonging to Jeme community of Dima Hasao district of Assam celebrate their year ending festival or the major festival ‘Hega- Ngi’ throughout the district Dima Hasao starting from December 10th to December 12th this year  with traditional fervor and gaiety. On first day of the festival, they offer […]

    Employees of Haflong PHE withdraw total work

    By Anup Biswas   Haflong : Hundreds of employees of Haflong PHE have withdrawn total work for 24 hours today as they are not getting their salaries for last 7 months. They held executive engineer, Haflong PHE Division, Pinaki Sankar Kar responsible for non-receipt of their salaries as he ignored the plight of his staff […]

    International Human Rights Day observed in Kokrajhar

    by Preetam BC Kokajhar: The International Human Rights Day was observed in Kokrajhar inside district jail by District Legal Services Authority, Kokajhar. A scheme named “NABARUN- A NEW LIGHT” which aims at skill development of the jail inmates so that they can be smoothly rehabilitated after their release from the jail was launched on the ocassion. […]

    NESO’s 11 hours N E Bandh is total and peaceful in Dima Hasao

    By Anup Biswas   Haflong: The 11 hours N E India Bandh called by N E Students Organisation, supported by many organisations including ADSU, DWS, DMA, NCHISF etc. in protest against the Citizen Amendment Bill (CAB) was total and peaceful in Dima Hasao.   Normal life at Haflong affected due to bandh, the vehicles were off […]

    11-hour shutdown in the Northeast against the citizenship bill.

    By Bhupen Goswami, Guwahati: The 11-hour shutdown called jointly by the student organizations against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill began at five o’clock on Tuesday morning. The North Eastern Students’ Organization (NESO) has called for a bandh against this bill till 4 pm. Many other organizations and political parties have also lent their support to it. […]

    BJP govt gains majority as party wins 12 of 15 seats in K’taka by-polls

    The ruling BJP in Karnataka has registered an emphatic victory by winning 12 of the 15 seats in the by-election, thereby gaining the majority in the state legislative Assembly. The Congress could bag two seats and an Independent registered victory in one. JD(S) could not win a single seat in this election. Accepting responsibility for […]

    Protest over CAB rocks Jorhat, 12 hour bandh passes-off peacefully

    by Bijoy PTC Handique Jorhat: Along with the rest of the state in Jorhat too the protest against process to pass the most controversial Bill CAB (Citizenship Amendment Bill) at the Parliament rocks Jorhat district where over 20 organization came out to the  streets following dharna among were members of Jorhat Press Club, Jorhat Congress […]

    Grants In Aid distributed to ST beneficeries

    by Preetam BC Kokrajhar: A Ceremonial distribution of Grants In Aid of Blanket, Mosquito Net, Solar Light, yarn to Scheduled Tribe beneficeries for the year 2018-2019 through the Sub-divisional Welfare Officer, Kokrajhar was held at Basic Training Centre in Kokrajhar today. Bodoland Territorial Council Executive Member for WPT& BC department Rajib Kumar Brahma attended the function and distributed the materials […]