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Thousands take part in protests against Citizenship Bill in Guwahati

Thousands take part in protests against Citizenship Bill in Guwahati

GUWAHATI: Thousands of people gathered at a playground in Assam capital on Wednesday to participate in a protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 as the All Assam students‘ Union (AASU) resolved to organize a community and village-level meetings against the contentious Bill. The titled ‘Bajraninad‘ (voice of thunder) was […]

Silver jubileee celebrations of Tezpur varsity conclude

Silver jubileee celebrations of Tezpur varsity conclude

GUWAHATI: Curtains came down on the year-long silver jubilee celebrations of (TU) this week with a three-day event on the university campus attended by The three-day celebration, which was inaugurated by DN Buragohain, former director of IIT Guwahati, also hosted an alumni meet, industry-academia interaction on research and development, felicitation […]

Chief minister N Biren Singh calls all-party meeting on January 28

Chief minister N Biren Singh calls all-party meeting on January 28

IMPHAL: has called a meeting between all of the state on January 28 to discuss the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, even as protests against the statute continue unabated in the city. Meanwhile, six prominent student bodies of the state said they will stage a protest against the amendment bill […]

Court finishes 2008 serial blasts hearing

Court finishes 2008 serial blasts hearing

Guwahatiuwahati: A fast-track court here set up to accelerate the trial in the October 30 serial blasts case in Assam completed hearing the arguments from both the accused and state?s sides on Tuesday. To accelerate trial in the , the state government had approved the recommendation of Gauhati high court […]

Rights of indigenous people will be protected, says Assam CM

Rights of indigenous people will be protected, says Assam CM

GUWAHATI: Chief minister on Tuesday said a “false picture” has been given out that the Citizenship (Amendment) bill is anti-Assam and assured the indigenous people that their rights will be protected. He told representatives of and literary bodies of other indigenous communities of the state here that the government “is […]