Citizenship Amendment Bill: Why North East is protesting?
Tens of thousands of protesters against CAB descended on the streets of Assam on We...
CAB dangerous for Assam, will adversely affect North-East: Tarun Gogoi
The Lok Sabha passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 in the national capital on December 09. CAB had been tabled in the Lower House fo...
As anti-CAB protests rock North Eeast, Congress says situation akin to Jammu & Kashmir, slams BJP
The Congress said that these protests, which, according to officials, claimed at least two lives in Assam on Thursday, are "spontaneous" and are not linked to any political party. The Congress also accused the government of asking the media not to show the "real picture" in the northeast.
Congress fishing in troubled waters of Brahmaputra, won't revive: Jitendra Singh
Union Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region Jitendra Singh attacked the Congress for fanning violence in the Northeast s...
Citizenship Amendment Bill passed in Lok Sabha
The bill also exempts certain areas in the North-East from this provision. The Bill also makes amendments to provisions related to OCI cardholders.
Guardians of Mumbai: Khanderi-Underi and Arnala
The great Maratha warrior pioneered building a strong Naval Force in the Arabian Sea.
UDAN 4.0: 30 airports, airstrips up for bidding in North East region
The fourth round of bidding under the UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Nagrik) or regional air connectivity scheme commenced on December 3. UDAN seeks to connect unserved and underserved airports as well as make flying more affordable.
Parliament passes Citizenship(Amendment) bill, 2019; awaits Presidential assent
Rajya Sabha passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, while protests raged in Assam and Tripura.
North Korea says denuclearization not on negotiating table
A statement released by North Korea's U.N. ambassador, Kim Song, accused the Trump administration of persistently pursuing a "hostile policy" toward the country "in its attempt to stifle it." He also said Washington's claims it is engaged in a "sustained and substantial dialogue" with Pyongyang solely for "its domestic political agenda."
US, Canada and Mexico sign agreement again to replace NAFTA
The signing ceremony in Mexico City launched what may be the final approval effort for U.S. President Donald Trump's three-year quest to revamp the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), a deal he has blamed for the loss of millions of U.S. manufacturing jobs.
North Korea says it carried out 'very important test'
The Korean Central News Agency said the test was conducted at the Sohae Satellite Launching Ground on Saturday afternoon. It said that the result of the test was reported to the Central Committee of the ruling Workers' Party. The test results will have "an important effect on changing the strategic position of (North Korea) once again in the near future," the agency reported.
AICC to appoint new in-charge for Karnataka as KC Venugopal seeks to focus full time on organisation
The change, however, has nothing to do with the electoral performance of the Congress in the December 5 bypolls, the campaigning for which was handled by the State Congress leaders led by former chief minister Siddaramaiah.
Nancy Pelosi announces agreement on USMCA trade pact
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced agreement on a modified North American trade pact, handing President Donald Trump a major Ca...
Trump says Kim Jong Un risks losing 'everything' after North Korea claims major test
The reported test comes ahead of a year-end deadline North Korea has imposed for the United States to drop its insistence on unilateral denuclearization. Pyongyang has warned it could take a "new path" amid the stalled talks with the United States.
US lawmakers reach deal on massive defense bill, eye Russia, Turkey, China
The U.S. House of Representatives and Senate Armed Services Committees agreed on a compromise version of the National Defense Authorization Act. It also calls for sanctions on Turkey over its purchase of a Russian missile defense system, and a tough response to North Korea's efforts to develop nuclear weapons.
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