By Press Trust of India | Guwahati
UPDATED ON NOV 03, 2018 02:24 PM IST
Protestors squatted on railway tracks, pelted stones at vehicles and burnt tyres on roads in some districts in Assam during a 12-hour statewide bandh on Saturday called to protest the gunning down of five men in Tinsukia district.
By Sadiq Naqvi | Hindustan Times, Bisonimukh (Assam)
PUBLISHED ON NOV 03, 2018 09:00 AM IST
Suspected ULFA(I) militants abducted and shot dead five Bengali-speaking men in Assam’s Tinsukia on Thursday.
By Agence France-Presse | Karachi
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2018 09:30 PM IST
Pakistan is home to 1.4 million registered Afghan refugees, some of whom have lived in the country since fleeing the Soviet invasion of 1979. There are also 2.5 lakh Bengalis, many of whom arrived during Pakistan’s civil war in 1971.
By Tanmay Chatterjee | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2018 07:56 PM IST
Formed weeks ago by former leaders of Hindu Samhati, the far-Right Bengali Hindu outfit based in Kolkata has started raising money through Milaap, a prominent crowdfunding website.