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Feb 04, 2019
251 sedition cases filed against individuals, banned organisations in Assam since BJP-led alliance came to power in 2016Assam government has registered a total of 251 sedition cases since the BJP-led alliance came to power in the state in 2016, the Assembly was informed
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 14, 2019
SC decides to keep PIL on Citizenship Amendment Bill pending; 'Parliament should take a call first,' says CJI Ranjan GogoiThe Supreme Court decided to keep the public interest litigation (PIL) filed against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill pending, with Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi saying the Bill is yet to be passed by the Rajya Sabha
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.