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Guwahati: HC quashes rape case against Gohain

Gohain is sitting MP from Assam’s Nagaon constituency, which goes to polls in the second phase, and the BJP has not declared a candidate from the seat till the time of filing this report. Gohain has won the seat four times consecutively since 1999.

Assam ‘secret killings’: before quashing, how panel held AGP govt complicit

What were these killings, and why was the appointment of this panel quashed?


Assam: Short bail for Hindi-speaking couple in detention camps for ‘foreigners’

The lawyer representing them in the high court told The Indian Express that the couple was granted interim conditional bail till September 9. On September 10, they will have to surrender themselves to the Border wing of Assam police in Tinsukia.

Assam: After protests, High Court puts Amchang Sanctuary eviction drive on hold for a day

The Sarbananda Sonowal-led government evicted 800 familes from the Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary, leaving them homeless, after a Gauhati High Court order

Louis Berger bribery case: Gauhati High Court slams CID, orders CBI probe

In August 2015, the state government lodged a similar complaint with Assam Police CID, following which the probe began.

A governor, one assembly 'session', two 'chief ministers': Gauhati High Court stays Arunachal drama

This is has raised the political temperature in the state and triggered off a debate over the powers enjoyed by a governor.


Arunachal government totters, Gauhati HC steps in to check Governor’s action on Congress plea

The HC order came on a writ petition filed by the Speaker, challenging the December 9 notification issued by the Governor.

In three weeks, 15 bandhs and blockades in Assam

Life was disrupted in on Tuesday following a 12-hour bandh called by several organisations demanding ST status for six communities.

1984 riots: Sajjan Kumar seeks to declare CBI probe illegal

HC has struck down the 1963 resolution through which CBI was set up.

SC stays Gauhati High Court order declaring CBI unconstitutional

The Centre contended that the HC's order would adversely impact thousands of criminal cases pending across the country.