Assam: Ripun jabs at Amit Shah for branding K’taka congress as ‘unholy’

Assam: Ripun jabs at Amit Shah for branding K’taka congress as ‘unholy’

GUWAHATI, May 23, 2018: State Congress president Ripun Bora on Tuesday took a dig at BJP president Amit Shah for branding the Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) coalition in Karnataka as “unholy” saying the North East Democratic Alliance was also made up of parties with distinctly different ideologies. “If the Congress-JDS coalition in Karnataka is unholy then what […]

Assam: Groups vow to oppose Citizenship Bill, 2016

Assam: Groups vow to oppose Citizenship Bill, 2016

GUWAHATI, May 23, 2018: All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) along with 28 organisations representing Assam’s indigenous communities on Tuesday vowed to carry on a united protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016. AGP leaders and Assam ministers Atul Bora and Keshab Mahanta also met Union home minister Rajnath Singh in Delhi on Tuesday and submitted a memorandum […]

Arunachal Pradesh: ITBP offers to train local youths

Arunachal Pradesh: ITBP offers to train local youths

ITANAGAR, May 23, 2018: Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) with its 10 battalions in state has offered to provide pre-recruitment training to the local youths at its headquarters across the state. The director-general of the ITBP, R.K. Pachnanda, who called on chief minister Pema Khandu on Tuesday, said the training will equip local youths with basic physical fitness […]

Nagaland: VP of India to visit the state today

Nagaland: VP of India to visit the state today

KOHIMA, May 23, 2018: The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu will visit the north-eastern state of Nagaland on Wednesday. The Vice President is in the state to grace the 2nd Convocation of National Institute of Technology, Nagaland as the chief guest on May 23 at 10 am. Governor of Nagaland, PB Acharya will grace […]