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Feb 18, 2020
Clause 6 of Assam Accord: Govt-appointed panel upset over leakage of recommendations; 1951 suggested as base year for defining indigenous peopleReports said the committee unanimously recommended that 1951 should be the base year for defining indigenous people of Assam who would be eligible for constitutional safeguards under Clause 6 of the Assam Accord.
Feb 03, 2020
Critics of NRC, including Left parties, have failed to question the founding principles of the exerciseThe issue here is that Sharjeel dared to question the Assam NRC, the detention camps and the general status quo that has emerged after the Assam Movement.
Jan 02, 2020
Assam BJP accuses Congress, Leftist parties, 'overground Maoist KMSS' for violence during anti-CAA protests in DecState BJP president Ranjeet Kumar Dass accused the Congress, KMSS and Leftist parties of being involved in violence during anti-CAA protests
Dec 23, 2019
Anti-CAA protests today: Sonia, Rahul Gandhi to lead Congress' silent dharna, drones likely to maintain vigil over DMK rally in ChennaiInterim Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and senior leader Rahul Gandhi will lead a silent protest against the amended Citizenship Act, National Register of Citizens at Delhi’s Raj Ghat
Dec 18, 2019
AASU returns to centre stage as Assamese elites, commoners repose faith in student body to lead fight against Citizenship Amendment ActDespite the protests in Assam largely being a spontaneous affair, it is AASU to whom people in Assam look for leadership in such moments of crisis.
Feb 13, 2019
North East sets streets on fire with secessionist threats ahead of final day of Budget Session of ParliamentAmong the bills for consideration and passing listed in the Rajya Sabha for Wednesday, the CAB stands at number 9 with Home Minister Rajnath Singh as the introducer.
Jan 24, 2019
Centre's riders to citizenship bill have few takers in Assam; civil society groups wary of threat to Assamese identityProtesters in Assam are rejecting the new riders in the citizenship bill, added by the Centre to allay fears among indigenous people that they would become a minority in their homeland
Jan 14, 2019
Assam intellectual Hiren Gohain slams govt, says sedition charge 'dangerous, unresisted abuse of power by ruling dispensation'These charges show to what extent the administration can go to abuse freedom of expression and suppress dissent, says Assam intellectual Hiren Gohain.
Jan 10, 2019
Citizenship Bill: Politicos, Assam civil society decry sedition case against Sahitya Akademi winner Hiren GohainFormer Assam Sahitya Sabha president Nagen Saikia came down heavily on the government for taking such a drastic step.
Jan 09, 2019
Sarbananda Sonowal backs Citizenship Bill: 'Jatiya Nayak' Assam CM teeters on brink of political fall for 'betrayal'For a student leader who went on to become the Jatiya Nayak and then the chief minister, the rise and fall of Sarbananda Sonowal in the public eye has been mercurial.