Assam, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tripura, WhatsApp, Lynching cases, India, West Bengal

Lynching via WhatsApp: Government tells company to not remain mute spectator or may be treated as abettors

On 3rd July 2018 MeitY (Ministry of Electronics & IT) had written to WhatsApp exhorting them to take immediate steps to tackle the menace of misuse of their platform wherein inflammatory messages were circulated that led to unfortunate incidents. On the same day WhatsApp had responded indicating their initiative to mark forwarded messages and to […]

Venkaiah Naidu, Assam, disability, India

Venkaiah Naidu: People with disabilities have every right to live with dignity

The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that stigmatization and discrimination cannot be tolerated by any civilized society and people with disabilities have every right to live with dignity. Venkaiah Naidu was addressing the gathering after launching Deen Dayal Divyangjan Sahajya Scheme to coincide with the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, […]

NDFB,Assam, Bodoland,Sashastra Seema Bal, National Democratic Front of Bodoland

Assam: Sashastra Seema Bal neutralizes 2 NDFB militants

Government today informed that a joint operation was conducted by Army, CRPF, CoBRA, State Police and Sashastra Seema Bal (15th Bn., Kajalgaon & 6th Bn., Ranighuli, Kokrajhar) in the area of Simlaguri of District Chirang,  Assam on a specific input regarding presence of 02 hardcore National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) cadre. SSB (Sashastra Seema Bal) […]