Govt honours families ​of Assam agitation martyrs on 'Shahid Divas'

Govt honours families ​of Assam agitation martyrs on 'Shahid Divas'

The All Assam Students' Union (AASU), which spearheaded the movement, observes December 10 every year as Shahid Divas (Martyrs Day). 

Dec 10, 2016, 20:59 PM IST
AASU warns of agitation over Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016

AASU warns of agitation over Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016

The minority communities include Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians. 

Oct 22, 2016, 22:22 PM IST
Assam polls: AASU leaders slam Tarun Gogoi for commenting 'RSS behind 80s' students agitation'

Assam polls: AASU leaders slam Tarun Gogoi for commenting 'RSS behind 80s' students agitation'

Besides strong reactions from present and past AASU leaders, others have also expressed their reservations, saying that the people of Assam had spent from their own pockets to keep the movement going.

Apr 18, 2016, 18:48 PM IST

Porous India-Bangladesh border in Assam to be sealed: Rajnath Singh

 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday visited Karimganj sector of the India-Bangladesh border in Assam and said the porous border will be sealed in 2016.

Jan 03, 2016, 15:11 PM IST

Home Minister Rajnath Singh to visit India-Bangladesh border soon

 Home Minister Rajnath Singh will soon visit the Indo-Bangladesh border to personally see the situation along the forward areas as illegal immigration from the neighbouring country continues to be a major concern.

Aug 11, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

AASU asks Rajnath to ensure safeguard for indigenous people

 The All Assam Students' Union (AASU) today urged the Centre to provide constitutional safeguard to indigenous people of Assam and ensure the state's overall development.

Nov 19, 2014, 23:22 PM IST

Solve Assam`s problems before polls: AASU to political parties

The All Assam Students Union (AASU) on Tuesday demanded that the political parties should work out a time-bound action plan on various problematic issues in the state before the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

Mar 18, 2014, 17:40 PM IST

`Funeral processions` of Congress leaders opposing Sanjay Sinh

All Assam Students Union (AASU) took out `funeral processions` of Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Tarun Gogoi and Bhubanswar Kalita to protest the nomination of Sanjay Sinh for Rajya Sabha from Assam.

Jan 30, 2014, 21:26 PM IST

Protest over Assam’s Goalpara violence

A number of non-political organisations and student outfits held a protest in the city on Sunday against Goalpara violence earlier this week.

Feb 17, 2013, 21:21 PM IST

AASU protests against `govt`s role` regarding immigrants

All Assam Students` Union Sunday hit the streets here protesting against the "role of the Centre and Assam govt" towards the "illegal immigrants".

Dec 02, 2012, 21:13 PM IST

Gogoi failed to punish ‘secret killers’: BJP

BJP Assam unit President Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday accused Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi of "failing" to take steps against the perpetrators of "secret killings".

Nov 25, 2012, 20:21 PM IST

Ajmal responsible for mass exodus: AASU

The student body warned Ajmal "not to give communal colour to the violence in Assam" and appealed to the students not to panic and refrain from rushing back.

Aug 16, 2012, 15:48 PM IST

AAPSU to educate NE states about brotherhood

AAPSU has urged the NESO and AASU to educate people of Assam about maintaining brotherhood among NE states.

Jun 09, 2012, 12:28 PM IST

AASU flays lax security, GSU cautions against militants

AASU flayed Assam Govt for "failing to provide security to the people" in the ethnic violence hit Assam-Meghalaya border, while the GSU in Meghalaya appealed to the people not to shelter militants who have "fuelled" the clash.

Jan 09, 2011, 19:53 PM IST

AASU students on hunger strike

All Assam Students Union (AASU) on Tuesday launched a 30-hour hunger strike across the state.

Dec 14, 2010, 16:25 PM IST

AASU holds satygraha movements in Assam

: Demanding an Assam free of illegal Bangladeshis, halt to construction of mega dams and implementation of the assam Accord, the influential All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) held massive satyagraha programmes across the state.

Nov 13, 2010, 18:45 PM IST

AASU lifts blockade against Nagaland for now

The All Assam Students Union (AASU) on Friday temporarily lifted the economic blockade.

Sep 24, 2010, 17:51 PM IST

AASU continues economic blockade against Nagaland

AASU on Tues refused to lift its economic blockade against Nagaland protesting the police action against its activists last week, even as the Naga Students Federation condemned the incident.

Sep 21, 2010, 23:19 PM IST

Dams to harm Assam environment: AASU

Two hydro-electric power projects in Assam and Arunachal Pradesh and the proposed construction of 168 river embankments will change the geographical setup of Assam.

Sep 08, 2010, 15:24 PM IST

AGP, AASU protest police lathicharge on farmers

The opposition Asom Gana
Parishad (AGP) today staged a walkout in the assembly in
protest against police lathicharge on activists of Krishak
Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) in Dhemaji.

Mar 31, 2010, 22:09 PM IST