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  • CAB Protest: 2 die in police firing as Assam remains on boil
    CAB Protest: 2 die in police firing as Assam remains on boil
    Protesters clash with the police during their march against the CAB in Guwahati on December 12. (PTI Photo)   Guwahati, December 12 (IANS) Amidst reports of two protestors dying in police firing, thousands of people defied curfew to hit the…
  • 2 die in Guwahati as police open fire on citizenship bill protestors: report
    2 die in Guwahati as police open fire on citizenship bill protestors: report
    The official, however, could not give their names, saying that "they were brought unidentified".   Guwahati, December 12 (PTI): At least two persons died due to bullet injuries on Thursday after police opened fire on protesters in Assam's Guwahati…
  • CAB: Assam burns, MLA's house torched, top cops removed
    CAB: Assam burns, MLA's house torched, top cops removed
    Guwahati, Dec 12 (IANS) Assam continued to be in flames on Thursday as anti-Citizenship Amendment Bill protesters set ablaze the house of an MLA, torched vehicles and burnt down a circle office as the state government removed two key police officers…
  • CRPF troops moved to Northeast from Kashmir
    Srinagar, December 12 (IANS) In order to maintain law and order in Northeast, 12 additional companies of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were moved to Kashmir on Thursday, sources told IANS.   The sources also said that 40 companies have so…
  • AGP headquarters in Guwahati vandalised
    AGP headquarters in Guwahati vandalised
     Protestors raise slogans as they take part in a demonstration against the passing of Citizenship (Amendment) Bill during curfew, at GS Road in Guwahati, on December 12. Photograph: PTI Photo   Guwahati, December 12 (PTI) Headquarters of the Asom…
  • Sonowal appeals for peace amid tension in Assam
    Sonowal appeals for peace amid tension in Assam
    Guwahati, December 12 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday appealed to the people of the state to maintain peace and calm as violent protests continued to break out in most parts of the state over several days against the…
  • Tripura
    Except for some stray incidents, Tripura largely normal
    Indigenous People's Front of Tripura supporters hold placards as they protest against the government's Citizenship Amendment Bill, in Tripura .  AFP Photo   Agartala, December 12 (IANS) Except for some stray incidents in three of its eight…
  • 8 columns of Indian Army deployed in Assam, Tripura
    8 columns of Indian Army deployed in Assam, Tripura
    Five columns, each consisting of 70 soldiers and one or two officers, were deployed in Assam, while three columns have been deployed in Tripura. (IANS File Photo: For Representational Purposes Only)   NEW DELHI, DECEMBER 12 (IANS): To control the…
  • Protest against CAB
    Protest against CAB: Flights, trains cancelled, terminated in Assam
    Scene from protest site against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 in Assam. (IANS Photo)   New Delhi, December 12 (IANS): Several trains and flights were cancelled on Thursday and all long-distance trains were being terminated at Guwahati, as…
  • 'Nothing to worry': PM assures Assam on citizenship bill
    'Nothing to worry': PM assures Assam on citizenship bill
    New Delhi, December 12 (ANI): Against the backdrop of violent protests in Assam opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured the people of the state on Thursday that they have nothing to worry about the new law…
  • CAB stir: Protesters attack Union Min's house
    CAB stir: Protesters attack Union Min's house
    Guwahati, December 12 (PTI): The house of Union minister Rameswar Teli in Assam's Duliajan was attacked by anti-Citizenship Bill protesters on Wednesday night, officials said.     They said properties were damaged at the minister's house at…
  • Assam rages over CAB, Army conducts flag march
    Assam rages over CAB, Army conducts flag march
    Security personnel in Assam. Photo: PTI   Guwahati, December 12 (PTI): The people defied curfew in Guwahati on Thursday morning to protest against the Citizen (Amendment) Bill as the situation remained tense throughout Assam, with the army…
  • Meghalaya: Protests against CAB reaches Agatha’s house
    Newmai News Network Shillong | December 11 Protests against the controversial Citizen’s Amendment Bill (CAB) reached the house of Tura MP, Agatha Sangma on Wednesday with a protest led by students ending up at the door of her house to question…
  • Scrub typhus claims 48 lives since 2012 in Mizoram
    Newmai News Network Aizawl | December 11   At least 48 people have died and 5,317 others affected due to scrub typhus since the first case was detected in Mizoram in 2012.   Mizoram State Nodal Officer of the Integrated Disease Surveillance…
  • Manipur CPI to support trade unions’ all India strike
    Newmai News Network Imphal | December 11   Manipur State Council of the Communist Party of India (CPI) on Wednesday declared that it will support the proposed all India strike on January 8, 2020, called by ten central trade unions including INTUC…
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