As a mark of respect and homage to the CRPF jawans who attained martyrdom on Thursday’s terror attack at Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir and to also express solidarity with their bereaved families,
Kerala Blasters FC notched up only their second win of the current Indian Super League season after a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Chennaiyin FC here on Friday.
Landanmawia Ralte struck a hat-trick as a rampaging East Bengal toyed with Shillong Lajong FC for a 5-0 thrashing, their fourth consecutive win in the I-League on Thursday.
NorthEast United FC put on a disciplined display to beat Mumbai City FC 2-0 at the Mumbai Football Arena on Wednesday. The win is a big boost to the Highlanders’ bid to secure a top four spot and saw them leapfrog the Islanders to occupy the second position in the Hero Indian Super League (Hero ISL) table.
At last the government failed to table the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in Rajya Sabha and people burst out in euphoria. After the news came in that the Government failed to table the Bill;
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It’s hard to digest that chief minister N Biren continues to brand the mass protest against the Centre’s bid to pass the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the parliament as a movement instigated by rival political parties.
THOUGH disruption caused to normal chores tantamount to trampling the fundamental rights of the citizens, bandhs or strikes remain the only potent weapon for the dissented public to air grievances whenever the establishment deviates from expected line.
WITH the Rajya Sabha’s last session ending without passing the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, the northeast people could finally breathe with some relief.