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Thursday, May 06, 2021



‘On CAA... I feel we must protect genuine refugees’: Himanta Biswa Sarma

May 03, 2021 6:51 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made the Northeast the centre of development in the country... There are policies towards the development of infrastructure, roads, railway, universities etc. The state government too took a number of initiatives.

Scarred by lockdown, migrant workers return home to vote against CAA-NRC

April 24, 2021 5:41 am

As the second wave of the pandemic started raging in Delhi, 38-year-old Malda resident Akhtar Hossain started for home — in the district’s Haldibari area — along with his wife and three children.

Priyanka returns Modi fire over toolkit, says PM ignored Assam floods, CAA violence

March 22, 2021 2:43 pm

“I was listening to the Prime Minister’s speech on Saturday when he said he was sad about something. I thought he was about to raise a serious issue. But then he brought up a tweet by a 22-year-old woman,” Priyanka said.

Ahead of assembly polls, AIADMK says will urge centre to withdraw CAA

March 16, 2021 3:10 pm

AIADMK’s announcement over CAA drew sharp criticism from DMK. The opposition said AIADMK is trying to fool people with such double-standards.

Baghel: 'In Bengal, those who fill Brigade Ground sit in Writers’ Building… PM rally was a flop. At Cong-Left rally, ground was full’

March 08, 2021 6:38 pm

Baghel said, "The people are feeling dejected and thinking they made a mistake. They had promised to build expressways along the Brahmaputra river. They had promised that Bangladesh border would be sealed. They had promised that the daily wages of tea garden workers would be increased but did not do it."

BJP looks to retain power but CAA could be sore point in Assam

March 01, 2021 5:50 pm

The new parties too are vociferously campaigning against the CAA and about protecting the Assamese identity, while talking about strengthening the state's economy, amongst other issues.

Will do it again if roads are blocked: Kapil Mishra on his controversial speech linked to Delhi riots

February 22, 2021 10:46 pm

On February 23, 2020, Mishra in his controversial speech had given an ultimatum threatening to remove those protesting on road against the Citizenship Amendment Act in Delhi’s Jaffrabad.

Explained: What is the Greater Tipraland demand raised by royal scion Pradyot Kishore?

February 23, 2021 8:14 am

‘Greater Tipraland' is essentially an extension of the ruling tribal partner Indigenous Peoples Front of Tripura – IPFT’s demand of Tipraland, which sought a separate state for tribals of Tripura.

Return of CAA

February 16, 2021 7:49 am

As Assam, West Bengal and Kerala prepare for polls, the citizenship law is back, deepening political polarisation.

Protesting farmers will bring down BJP government: Akhilesh

December 30, 2020 12:35 am

Akhilesh was addressing the media after Sumaiyya Rana, the daughter of Urdu poet Munawwar Rana, joined his party along with Bahujan Samaj Party's Masood Alam and former MLA Ramesh Gautam.


A week on, anti-CAA protests at Kolkata's 'Shaheen Bagh' continues to gather steam

January 15, 2020 5:26 pm

While at each of these places there were about 500 protesters,at Park Circus seven point crossing the protesters numbered around 2,000 at 3 pm,their strength only increased with time,said a senior traffic official,adding that traffic had to be rerouted at different places.

Aashiq Abu, Rima Kallingal, Shane Nigam and others join anti-CAA protest in Kerala

December 24, 2019 9:06 am

A host of celebrities from the Malayalam film industry were spotted at the Anti Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protest in Kerala on Monday.