Prime Minister Manmohan Singh

No bail and no jail for Kejriwal & AAP members

Amid high drama, Arvind Kejriwal, Prashant Bhushan and other members of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) were on Tuesday released by a Delhi court after they appeared before it following summons for alleged involvement in rioting cases in New Delhi last year. The court released Kejriwal, Bhushan, Manish Sisodia and 23 others on an undertaking that […]

Gang gang rape victim’s body cremated under tight security

Amid outpouring of anger and grief in the country, the body of the 23-year-old gang-rape victim was flown here from Singapore early Sunday morning and cremated within hours. Advertisements The mortal remains were flown to the capital in a Special Aircraft of Air India and after landing at IGI airport, the plane was taken to […]

ULFA calls bandh against Sonia Gandhi’s visit

ULFA calls bandh against Sonia Gandhi’s visit

By- Staff Reporter | Date- May 22, 2012 The Paresh Baruah led hardliner faction of the United Liberation Front of Assam(ULFA) has called for 12-hout Assam bandh on May 26 to protest the visit of the united Progressive Alliance chairman and Congress President Sonia Gandhi to Guwahati on that day. In a press release sent […]

Assam Boat Tragedy due to lack of safety, not storm

By- Staff Reporter | Date – May 01, 2012 Search and rescue operations are in full swing for more than 100 people who are still missing after a steamer carrying at least 350 passengers sank in the Brahmaputra river in Assam on Monday after being caught in a severe storm. The steamer had left Dhubri […]

Complete Shutdown greets Prime Minister in Assam

By- Staff Reporter | Date- April 21, 2012 Assam, Guwahati including, greeted Prime Minister Manmohan Singh with a complete shutdown on Friday. The 12 hour long bandh called by outlawed ULFA against Singh’s visit was completely observed across the state, affecting normal life and business. Guwahati streets wore a deserted look with shops and business […]

Majuli rejected by UNESCO

By- Staff Reporter | Date- March 21, 2012 In year 2008, The UNESCO had rejected the appeal to include Majuli in its coveted list citing reasons that the complete list of the surviving Satras of Majuli was missing. In 2010, when Majuli was rejected again, UNESCO stated reason that the Universal Value of the site […]