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Assam, other N-E states reject narrative created against Citizenship Bill

The BJP allies — the regional AGP and Bodoland People’s Front — contested on four seats but failed to open their account.

03 Jun 2019 4:59 AM

Pakistani Hindus aspire for 'better future' with PM Modi's citizenship promise

They claim that they have been promised houses under the Indira Aawas Yojna by the government but nothing has happened so far.

26 Apr 2019 2:02 PM

Citizenship Bill promise fuels anger

However, Assam BJP is of view that the people of Assam has dumped the CAB issue and moved on.

09 Apr 2019 3:32 AM

TMC stood beside those left out from NRC: Mamata in Assam

NRC and Citizenship (Amendment) Bill are two lollipops being doled out by PM Modi to fool people of Assam, said Mamata Banerjee.

05 Apr 2019 2:29 PM

Citizenship Bill will be scrapped, vows Congress

The party also promises to ensure that no citizen of India is denied inclusion in the final National Register of Citizens (NRC).

03 Apr 2019 1:49 AM


SC issues notice to Centre, Assam govt on plea challenging amended Citizenship Bill

The top court asked the Centre and the state government to respond within four weeks.

05 Mar 2019 1:34 PM

Rahul mocks BJP, says Congress always stood with N-E people

He assured that Congress would also protect the culture, history, and language of the Northeast if voted to power.

27 Feb 2019 3:01 AM

Congress will counter hatred spread by RSS-BJP with love: Rahul Gandhi

'RSS and BJP spread hate. They wear half pants, wield clubs while we work with love. This is basic difference,' Gandhi said.

14 Feb 2019 2:41 PM

Northeast on boil over Citizenship Bill

Shops, business establishments, and educational institutions remained closed and vehicular traffic in all 11 districts was suspended.

12 Feb 2019 6:18 AM

In Assam, PM Modi seeks to douse Citizenship Bill fire

PM Modi’s second day in Assam saw nude protests, a bandh, raising of black flags and burning of effigies by agitators over the Citizenship Bill.

10 Feb 2019 5:07 AM


Citizenship bill agitators raise black flags, protest nude during Modi's Assam visit

PM Modi, who was on his way to the airport from the Raj Bhawan, was shown black flags by protesters.

09 Feb 2019 11:35 AM

PM Modi says BJP will always protect interests of Assam

Several BJP allies in the northeast will meet in Guwahati on Tuesday against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019.

29 Jan 2019 9:52 AM

Citizenship Bill ruckus in Assam House

The AGP had recently snapped ties with the BJP over the bill, which was passed in Lok Sabha on January 8.

29 Jan 2019 1:17 AM

R-Day disaster in Kashmir, Mizoram

In Mizoram, in the Northeast, the governor hoisted the flag at an empty ground, with only the security forces present.

28 Jan 2019 1:22 AM

Bill can save Assam from becoming J&K, says Himanta Biswa Sarma

While targeting the protestors Sarma said that people who justified bloodshed in Jammu and Kashmir are teaching us secularism.

26 Jan 2019 2:08 AM


CM Sonowal breaks silence, says won’t betray Assamese

Sonowal reiterated that people have made him chief minister with a lot of trusts and he will not betray their trust.

17 Jan 2019 5:52 AM

Rajnath Singh to call meet of all CMs from Northeast

The bill was passed by Lok Sabha last week and is expected to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha during the coming budget session of Parliament.

15 Jan 2019 6:14 AM

Bezbaruah refuses to be part of panel on Assam Accord

MP Bezbaruah’s decision came after four of the nine members quit the central government-nominated committee.

12 Jan 2019 12:03 PM

PM Modi terms Citizenship Bill in Lok Sabha historic step

Modi said the rights of deprived sections, including Dalits and tribal will not be affected because due to this bill.

10 Jan 2019 2:39 AM

'Chowkidar' can pick wrongdoer even in darkness: PM Modi in Maharashtra

The onus is on the Congress to come clean on what is driving its allegations on the (Rafale) deal, Modi said.

09 Jan 2019 1:04 PM