Tarun Gogoi warns State Government against allowing refugees into the State.

Guwahati/ 19th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): After senior advocate Upamanyu Hazarika warned the Government of serious implications on the State  due to limited citizenship conferred to Chakmas and Hajong refugees, former Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday warned the State Government against allowing Chakma, Hajong and Rohingyas entry into the State. Stating that Assam will not be made suitable for any

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Eleven suicides in Telangana

Guwahati/18th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): At least eleven people committed suicide in four different incidents in Telangana on Monday. Among the eleven people, six were a family member who took lives in Suryapet town. The police officials recovered their bodies from their home in the morning. K Suresh businessmen who suffered a huge loss in the shares market and decided to die including the

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NGT directs Metropolitan to present an original map including Deepor Beel.

Guwahati/ 18th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): The Kolkata-based Eastern Zone (EZ) Bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Guwahati Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) to produce the original map of Guwahati city which would include the Deepor Beel. The concrete proposal for mitigation of the problem caused by the railway track by disturbing the existing elephant corridor.The NGT Bench has

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Railway to resume services of suspended trains

Guwahati/ 18th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): The North East Frontier railway soon to resume the services of long distance trains, which had been suspended after The North East Frontier railway zone got snapped from the other parts of the country due to flood and heavy downpour in Eastern parts of Bihar. “Consequent upon the issuance of fitness certificate with speed restriction

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NRI husbands harassing wife may get their passport cancelled

Guwahati/18th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): After multiple complaints of NRI husbands deserting their wives soon after marriage or later, the Indian government has taken a step to cancel down passport of Non-resident Indians (NRIs) who are reported for harassment. The Ministry of External Affairs established a committee in past May which will look after the various legal cases and challenges. Not

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BJP chief Amit Shah appeared in court

Guwahati/18th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah appeared in special court as he was accused for the 2002 Naroda Gam case on Monday. In the Naroda Gam case at least 11 people were killed. Around 14 witnesses have already deposed and have been examined in the court. Maya Kodnani who was the former minister claimed as failed to get the

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4 girls denying child marriage awarded in Bihar

Guwahati/ 18th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): Gender Alliance’s Bandhan Tod awards has been conferred to four teen aged girls named Gudiya Kumari, Puja Kumari, Sonam Kumari and Priyanka Kumari in Bihar for their denial to family’s decision of  marriage before the age of 18. The Gender Alliance is a collective effort of more than 270 civil society organizations, which has been

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Government silence over limited citizenship is a threat to social rationality.

Guwahati/ 18th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): Senior advocate Upamanyu Hazarika warned the Government of serious implications on the State post the decision of limited citizenship was conferred to the Chakmas and Hajong refugees by the Centre. The senior advocate stated that the BJP-led State government must learn a lesson from the Government of Arunachal Pradesh on the issue of protecting

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