October 18, 2021 10:33 pm
Approximately 6,000 people turned up for the rallies which were organised by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) to call for the “protection, safety, and security of the persecuted Hindus of Bangladesh”.
December 12, 2019 12:48 am
Shortly after the Citizenship Bill was passed, with 125 MPs voting in favour and 105 against, BJP members burst firecrackers to celebrate outside the party’s office in Itkhola locality. “Morality and majority both with BJP,” said Rajdip Roy, BJP MP from Silchar.
May 31, 2018 7:41 pm
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 which has seemingly divided Assam, forces open old wounds of the Bengali speaking population of the Barak Valley. indianexpress.com visits the the southern tip of Assam to find a story of a people who are longing to belong.
April 21, 2018 5:04 pm
Erosion by the Barak River in Assam’s Cachar District damages an entire road and cuts off connectivity to several villages on the Indo-Bangladesh border.
April 26, 2015 8:44 pm
Several groups plan to impose the blockade from 6 am Monday effectively stopping traffic on NH 54 and 154.
September 10, 2014 8:51 pm
The Assam government had on November 30, 2013 issued a circular asking the DC's to ensure use of Assamese as official language.
May 17, 2013 1:11 am
Even as cyclone Mahasen entered Bangladesh and partially touched the Barak Valley in southern Assam Thursday afternoon,the authorities in different states issued high alert across the Northeast.
July 02, 2012 2:56 pm
The inquiry sparked off violent protests and bandh in south Assam's Barak Valley.
June 04, 2012 3:02 pm
The movement would be launched on June 7 and continue till June 22.
October 19, 2010 1:37 am
The Assam Hill Section railway track,connecting Lumding in the Brahmaputra Valley to Badarpur in Barak Valley,that suffered more than 30 breaches because of massive landslips.