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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 […]

Death due to self-immolation protest for Land Rights – Serious Questions on KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi Govt

Death due to self-immolation protest for Land Rights – Serious Questions on KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi Govt

In a violent and tragic day for Assam, Pranab Bodo, a 43-year-old man and an activist of the Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) for the last 10 years today self-immolated as a part of the agitation demanding land rights for 85,000 families living in and around Guwahati. Bodo, who is a carpenter by profession, was […]

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 […]

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 […]

Guwahati Molestation row – KMSS staged protest of ban on NewsLive

Guwahati Molestation row – KMSS staged protest of ban on NewsLive

By- Staff Reporter | Date- July 16, 2012 Under the leadership of KMSS leader & RTI activist Akhil Gogoi, around 200 people staged protest program in front of the satellite channel NewsLive over the Guwahati girl molestation row. The protestor included members of Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti(KMSS), Nari Mukti Sangram Saimit(NKSS) and some numbers of […]

Akhil Gogoi stacks with controversy over Guwahati girl’s molestation row

Akhil Gogoi stacks with controversy over Guwahati girl’s molestation row

By- Dhruba Jyoti Deka Flashing out the recent Guwahati girl’s molestation row, KMSS leader and RTI activist Akhil Gogoi today claimed in a press meet that one journalist of satellite channel NewsLive, named Gaurav Jyoti Neog is the prime culprit behind the inhuman incident. Defending his own claim, Akhil Gogoi also announced that he had […]

Blow on Farmers of Assam – How long to remain SILENT

Blow on Farmers of Assam – How long to remain SILENT

By- Priyankan Goswami For a state that earns more than one third of its income from and employs more than 65% workforce in agriculture, all of what is written below based on facts and figures being reported in different media, is disastrous news. Even on the same day when Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi boasted that […]

20,000 Assamese people vows as Medha Patkar joins Anti-Dam movement

By- Staff Reporter | Date- February 24, 2012 The anti-dam movement in Assam took a booster yesterday with National Activist Medha Patkar, of Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) fame joining in and addressing a huge mass gathering against the construction of big dams in the region. Patkar, addressing a mammoth public rally at Sauldhuaghat in Lakhimpur […]

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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