Politics of dissidence came to an end in Assam Congress

Politics of dissidence in Assam by section of Congress MLAs, led by charismatic and popular Himanta Biswa Sharma, has finally ended with his resignation as well as removal of two other ministers from Assam Cabinet, Mr. Ardhendu De and Siddique Ahmed. ... Read More

State Government Machinery In A Brink Of Chaos in Assam

At first dissident from a one time close cabinet colleague and his favoured MLAs, now the chief minister of Assam Tarun Gogoi faces apparent resent of a top bureaucrat. Himanshu Shekhar Das, additional chief secretary(finance)to the government of ... Read More

ULFA-GOI Talks and Demand for Tribal State Status for Assam

As the pro-talk ULFA ( United Liberation Front of Asom) and GOI ( Government of India) talks is progressing, one demand is creating quit a news which has even been commented by CM of Assam, Mr. Tarun Gogoi, that is demand of giving tribal state ... Read More

Speculation about resignation of Himanta Biswa Sharma

There has been lot of gossip, rumour going on in many Assamese Language news paper as well as social media about 'supposed resignation' by Assam Health and Education Minister, Dr. Himanta Biswa Sharma. Incidentally, while Dr. Sharma remains active in ... Read More

BTAD Violence And Assam Police

The recent communal clashes in Bodoland Territorial Areas District(BTAD) once again raise question on accountability of Assam Police.A wide discussion on the local Assamese media takes place regarding the issue.Similarly, various quarters allege that ... Read More

Crack in Congress in Assam ?

As the communal violence in BTAD areas seems to be under control now. Indian Prime Minister visited few relief camps of both community and announced relief package of Rs. 300 crore for the riot victims. But there have been few incidents which hints ... Read More

BTAD Communal Violence Update: 38 dead

Recent update from BTAD in Assam says that the ongoing communal violence has resulted in 38 confirmed deaths which also includes few deaths due to police firing in order to control unruly mob. Army has conducted flag march in the morning today in all ... Read More

Is it ethical to upload molestation video with victim identity ?

The previous week has been quite eventful for North East India ( Assam in particular) and Guwahati trended in Twitter for wrong reason. Guwahati Molestation case had become national outrage in both social media as well as mainstream media. Many ... Read More

Ferry capsizes in Brahmaputra, 200 feared dead

A double decked ferry carrying more than 380 passengers from Dhubri to Fakiragram capsized in middle of the river due to storm. More than 200 feared dead while 50 people have swam to safety. 49 people have been rescued alive so far. Army, BSF and ... Read More

KMSS supports North East Water Resource Authority (NEWRA)

What could be music to the ears of CM Tarun Gogoi of Assam, KMSS ( Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti) has extended support to it for forming North East Water Resource Authority (NEWRA). KMSS has also insisted on effecting an amendment in the National ... Read More