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APSC SCAM – More than 100 answer sheets are same, reveals FSL official

APSC SCAM – More than 100 answer sheets are same, reveals FSL official

With the arrest of more than 21 fake APS-ACS officers who bagged the lucrative APSC jobs-for-cash and now languishing across various police lockups of Guwahati on police remand, questions are being asked about why not the Assam Government hand over the entire investigation to the CBI (Central Bureau of Investigation) by fixing 1992 as the […]

Saradha Scam – Notorious role of Media and Politicians

Saradha Scam – Notorious role of Media and Politicians

The Saradha Chit Fund Scam is getting murkier by the day and is expected to wash away several prominent political giants of Assam and Bengal to the drains. A Billion Dollar Scam, as it is called as now, had people from every social bracket, – Assam and Bengal’s so called intellectuals, bureaucrats, sports administrators, media […]

Gauhati High Court acquitted convicted & jailed ULFA leader Amar Singh alias Arup Konwar

Gauhati High Court acquitted convicted & jailed ULFA leader Amar Singh alias Arup Konwar

After nearly a decade, ULFA leader and hardcore guerilla Amar Singh alias Arup Konwar(Tutu) has been acquitted by the Gauhati court on Friday, May 17, in the case of killing of then Minister Nagen Neog and eight others  in 1996 near Golaghat. Late Nagen Neog was the husband of PWD minister Ajanta Neog. The Gauhati […]

Assam citizens’ meet demands Transparency in Wildlife Conservation

Assam citizens’ meet demands Transparency in Wildlife Conservation

By- Nava Thakuria It was a crowded citizens’ meet organized at Guwahati Press Club on March 14 that elaborately discussed about the wildlife conservation effort in northeast India, where the speakers unanimously urged the province government of Assam to immediately hand over the case of rampant wildlife poaching in various forest reserves of the State to the […]

CBI arrests main accused behind BTAD violence in Assam

CBI arrests main accused behind BTAD violence in Assam

By- Correspondent A special CBI team Tuesday arrested the main culprit behind last year’s communal riots in Assam’s Bodo areas, which left over 100 people dead and led to displacement of close to five lakh people, police said. Kokrajhar Superintendent of Police Sunil Kumar said the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team nabbed Moinul Haque […]

Heera Saraniya gets bail in P C Ram murder case

Pro-Talk ULFA leader Heera Saraniya, prime accused in the Dr Phool Chand Ram abduction case, was granted bail by the Court of Additional Sessions’ Judge here on Saturday. Heera Saraniya was granted bail against two sureties of Rs 50,000 each. Advocate Manash Saraniya appeared on behalf the accused. The dreaded ULFA leader was charge-sheeted by […]

Arvind Kejriwal & Prashant Bhushan question new CBI director’s selection

Activists Arvind Kejriwal and Prashant Bhushan on Friday questioned the secretive manner in which the government chose Ranjit Sinha as the new CBI director and claimed he was a tainted person. They said the selection of Sinha only shows that “government even today in all circumstances wants to use the CBI for its political benefits”. Kejriwal […]

Law that never reached to punish the rich

Law that never reached to punish the rich

If there is anyone in the state of Assam who could qualify as real life Rich-Businessman Villain, like the ones in Bollywood movies, infamous contractor and businessman Bhagya Kalita would probably be the right contender. From the early days when he worked as a sub-contractor for Ghisalal Agarwal, Bhagya Kalita had allegedly taken the path […]

High Court orders CBI probe for Anil Majumdar Murder case

High Court orders CBI probe for Anil Majumdar Murder case

The Gauhati High Court yesterday directed the Assam State Government to handover the murder case of journalist Anil Majumdar to the Central Bureau of Investigation(CBI) within 15 days. The judgment came in response to a writ petition filed last November by Late Majumdar’s wife Mallika Kalita Majumdar, where she accused of indifferent attitude of the […]