AASU

It’s no-nonsense MISTAKE – North Eastern states protest against BJP & Narendra Modi

It’s no-nonsense MISTAKE – North Eastern states protest against BJP & Narendra Modi

The BJP’s vision document for Delhi assembly election that described people from the North East India as “immigrants” and “migrants” fired protests in the region on Wednesday, February 04, 2015. Tension prevailed at the State BJP headquarters for over an hour as hundreds of National Students’ Union of India activists staged a dharna blocking entry […]

Khargeshwar Talukdar, Assam betrayers and the hated KPS Gill

Khargeshwar Talukdar, Assam betrayers and the hated KPS Gill

On the evening of 9th December 1979, there were huge mass gatherings of Assamese at different places along the highway from Guwahati to Barpeta to protest and stop Abida Begum, wife of the then President of India Fakaruddin Ali Ahmad, from filing nomination of contesting in the Lok Sabha. Terming her as an illegal migrant […]

Extortion drive by AASU members in Jorhat – 3 Arrested

By- Staff Correspondent Three members of AASU (All Assam Students Union) Jorhat district committee were arrested by Jorhat Police after the trader of raw tobacco products informed the police of forceful extortion and unwanted demand to immediately stop the tobacco business in Marwaripatty in Jorhat on October 30, 2013. Raw tobacco leaf which is still […]

Bihu, Bollywood & ULFA

Bihu, Bollywood & ULFA

Just on the eve of Bohag Bihu i.e. on 10th April ULFA had issued a statement requesting the Bihu Organizing Committees and the artists of Assam not to stage or sing Bollywood Hindi songs for seven days of Bihu celebration. The request was accepted by all the artists of Assam except Zubeen Garg, a popular […]

The Foreingners issue in Assam

The Foreingners issue in Assam

The Ahom rulers of Assam were very suspicious about any foreigner entering the country. Even trade outside Assam was not encouraged. Assam was a closely guarded country. Immigration began only after the annexation of Assam in 1826. The British considered the sparsely populated country as a land frontier and large scale immigration was encouraged by them from […]

Government claims 20 illegal immigrant vs 2857 identified in Jorhat

Government claims 20 illegal immigrant vs 2857 identified in Jorhat

Refuting claims of presence of illegal immigrants in Jorhat as reported in various media and publishing agencies recently, Deputy Commissioner Jorhat, Ramesh Chand Jain while addressing a press meet held at the conference hall of Jorhat Court informed that, “Jorhat had only twenty immigrants who were nabbed and tried under the foreigners tribunal court. Out […]

Rape attempt by Indian Army – Public hearing over Demow molestation begins

Rape attempt by Indian Army – Public hearing over Demow molestation begins

The magisterial committee formed to investigate the molestation of a teenage girl on July 13 allegedly by Army jawans at Demow in Sibsagar district began public hearings today. District magistrate Purabi Gogoi entrusted with the investigation met locals at Nitaipukhuri in Demow where the incident took place, official sources said. Meanwhile, agitationists in the district […]

Molestation of Assam girl by Indian Army Jawan – Double standards of Media evident

Molestation of Assam girl by Indian Army Jawan – Double standards of Media evident

By- Pallabi Gogoi | Date – July 19, 2012 At one side the news of the Guwahati teenager girl molestation issue by some savages has made ripples across the world, media as well as Government led by Chief Minister is on their toes to handle the situation and punish the culprits. Talk shows are organised […]

400 Bihari Candidates chased away from Job Interview

By- Staff Reporter | Date- February 24, 2012 Activists of All Assam Student’s Union (AASU) and Asom Jatiyatabadi Yuva Chatra Parishad (AJYCP) yesterday chased away candidates from other States who had come for taking interviews for various third and fourth grade posts in the NF Railway. As per reports, about 400 candidates from Bihar alone […]

People of Assam betrayed by State Govt – Akhil Gogoi

By- Staff Reporter | Date- February 18, 2012 The Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) has come down heavily on the Group of Ministers (Gom) appointed by the Assam State Government and accused it of betraying the wishes of the people of Assam by agreeing to continue the construction of the 2,000-MW Lower Subansiri Hydro-electric Project […]

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