Amid the continuous protest against the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in Assam, a youth has voiced his opinion against the law with a new Assamese Rape song. The song is called ‘JOYODHAWNI’ (জয়ধ্বনি in Assamese). Jitul Chamuah is the youth. The song was released on the occasion of the...
Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said the Assam government led by Sarbananda Sonowal has requested the Centre to reject the recently published National Register of Citizens (NRC). Addressing the media in Guwahati, Minister Sarma said that even the party has urged Union Home Minister, Amit Shah, to dismiss the...
History will be created on Thursday when Jammu and Kashmir, which has been part of the Union of India since 1947, will cease to be a state and will be bifurcated into two Union Territories. IAS officers Girish Chandra Murmu and RK Mathur, who have been appointed the new Lieutenant...
The Assam government will provide legal aid to the needy people from amongst those who have been excluded from the final list of the National Register of Citizens (NRC), according to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). “State government has also made necessary arrangements to provide legal aid to the...
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday addressed the people of the State on the occasion of 73rd Independence Day. He unfurled the national flag and delivered the address from the College of Veterinary Science playground at Khanapara in Guwahati. Here are some takeaways from CM Sarbananda Sonowal’s Independence Day...
President Ram Nath Kovind said the recent changes made in Jammu-Kashmir and Ladakh would be of immense benefit to those regions. He said, this will enable the people to access and enjoy the same rights, same privileges and same facilities as their fellow citizens in the rest of the...
The last rites of Senior BJP Leader and Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj were performed with state honours at Lodhi Crematorium in New Delhi this evening. Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, several Union Ministers including Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh and Prakash Javadekar, BJP Veteran L...
In a massive blow to the Congress party, Senior Assam Congress leader Bhubaneswar Kalita on Monday resigned as a member the Rajya Sabha. The reason behind his resignation is yet to be known. Kalita was a former APCC president and was currently chief whip of Congress party in Rajya Sabha. https://twitter.com/BKalitaINC/status/1158260117617332224 Along...
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday announced that his government will donate Rs. 5 crore for the assistance of people affected by the floods in Assam. CM Khattar also informed that the amount will be sent for the Assam Chief Minister's Relief Fund (CMRF). https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1156939226031841280 Earlier, Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh...
As the Triple Talaq Bill became law after President Ram Nath Kovind gave his nod on Thursday, the All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) chief Badruddin Ajmal strictly opposed the law and said that BJP has humiliated the Muslim women through the Bill. He even termed it as ‘anti-muslim’...