East India Politics

Congress uproar made Home Minister’s Statement on the citizenship bill.

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday told the Rajya Sabha that the Citizenship Amendment Bill is intended to pave way for Indian citizenship to the persecuted religious minorities from three countries.   He assured the government was committed to preserving the distinct culture and identtiy of the North East. The bill seeks to provide Indian Read More…

East India Politics Voice

AGP withdraws support to BJP in Assam over Citizenship Bill

Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), that has 14 MLAs a regional ally of BJP-led coalition government in Assam on Monday walked out of the alliance in its protest against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016.   The government, however, faces no immediate threat as BJP and its other ally Bodo Peoples Front (BPF) has 73 seats in the Read More…

Politics

21 years , 5800 Crores , 4.94 kms Bogibeel Bridge in Assam dedicated today

After almost 21 years, this project had seen 5 Indian Prime Ministers  now  the stage is set and   Bogibeel Bridge on December 25 is finally  Opened .   Situated 17km downstream of Dibrugarh, Bogibeel bridge is the fourth bridge over the Brahmaputra that will connect Dibrugarh and Dhemaji districts.   The foundation stone of Read More…

Opinion Politics

Six TMC MPs detained at assam allege undeclared emergency in India

Six leaders of the Trinamool Congress were yesterday detained at the Silchar airport while attempting to visit Assam post the publication of the National Register of Citizens (NRC). The six leaders left Assam this morning after overnight detention at the airport. The Trinamool Congress has said the detention and “manhandling” of their party colleagues at Read More…