With shops and banks closed, fewer people were seen within the vicinity of the city, which otherwise remains abuzz with activities.
18 Feb 2019 5:38 PM
3,500 officials needed to complete verification of applicants before July 31 deadline; it is still unclear if govt will provide manpower.
18 Feb 2019 8:07 AM
The security forces along the international border with Myanmar have also been sensitised about this.
17 Feb 2019 3:16 AM
'I am of the view that Bhupen deserved Bharat Ratna, which he should have been conferred upon a long time back,' says Samar Hazarika.
12 Feb 2019 11:00 AM
Students’ union warns of unrest, says govt should not introduce Bill in RS.
11 Feb 2019 4:21 AM
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
Defending Citizenship Bill, PM said we must ‘understand pain of people forced to flee their homes and leave behind all they own.’
09 Feb 2019 3:30 PM
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
Assam CM Sonowal assured the people that the land, culture, language of the indigenous people are fully safe in the hands of the government.
04 Feb 2019 10:37 AM
NESO advisor Samujjal Bhattacharya called upon all the opposition political parties to oppose the bill in the parliamentary.
01 Feb 2019 1:00 AM
Three other convicts — Prabhat Bodo, Jayanti Basumatary and Mathura Brahma — will be released after they pay a fine imposed by the court.
31 Jan 2019 1:27 AM
BJP starts campaign to mobilise support for Citizen Bill.
21 Jan 2019 6:33 AM
The Supreme Court has rapped the Meghalaya government over the slow progress of the search operation and inaction on illegal mines.
18 Jan 2019 6:15 AM
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
Apang, who left the BJP, had re-joined the BJP in 2014.
17 Jan 2019 5:47 AM
The BJP has 62 seats in the 126-member Assembly, while coalition partner Bodo Peoples’ Front has 12.
14 Jan 2019 3:23 AM
Water filled the shaft halfway up, and despite the use of pumps, it remains too deep for divers to operate.
13 Jan 2019 1:39 AM
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, has triggered protest across Assam, particularly in the Brahmaputra valley.
12 Jan 2019 6:40 AM
Dwijing Festival is an annual river festival celebrated in the Bodoland Territorial Area Districts.
11 Jan 2019 12:19 PM
Over past two days, agitators across North-East, including Assam, have blocked thoroughfares and rail tracks, seeking revocation of Bill.
10 Jan 2019 5:59 PM