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SC extends NRC deadline for filing claims, objection on inclusion of names

The extension has been extended to December 31, 2018 from December 15.

12 Dec 2018 6:02 PM

Assam killings: BJP fears backlash in West Bengal

Though the Ulfa-I has denied its, the security agencies have confirmed the hand of Ulfa-I rebels into the incident.

10 Nov 2018 2:04 AM

Fearing unrest, Assam says no to pro-citizenship bill rally

42 outfits of indigenous communities have called bandh today.

23 Oct 2018 1:24 AM

Assam: PSU gears up to roll out methane cooking gas cans

Unlike the LPG, which can explode if it catches fire, the methanol canister will burn out without any explosion.

06 Oct 2018 2:18 AM

Assam boy, who saluted tricolour in flood water last year, excluded from NRC list

NRC is being updated with March 24, 1971, as the cut-off date to include the names of genuine Indian citizens.

16 Aug 2018 1:25 PM


Decades of illegal migration from Bangladesh to be tackled with NRC

The IMDT Act made it almost impossible for a Bangladeshi migrant to be deported from Assam.

09 Aug 2018 1:58 AM

Mamata says TMC leaders manhandled at Silchar airport, calls it 'super emergency'

The BJP was exposed by this incident, she said and sought to know under which law was the TMC delegation stopped at the Silchar airport. 

02 Aug 2018 3:27 PM

Assam NRC: 40 lakh fail to make it

2.89 crore applicants out of 3.29 crore get legal tag, others can file appeal from August 30.

31 Jul 2018 6:16 AM

NRC fears, bigotry may lead to wider N-E strife

Even the faith that is supposed to unify the country is subject to many regional and sectarian variations.

31 Jul 2018 12:06 AM

Assam govt staff to face pay cut for neglecting parents, differently-abled siblings

If a govt employee neglects parents or any sibling that the parents need to take care of, 10 to 15 percent of salary would be deducted.

30 Jul 2018 12:15 PM


Assam NRC no cause of worry, assures Rajnath Singh

Talking to the media on the sidelines of an event Mr Singh while assuring residents of Assam said.

27 Jul 2018 3:26 AM

Assam bans fish import from states

The presence of formalin content in the fish came to notice after the laboratory test carried out by the state health department.

12 Jul 2018 1:36 AM

Assam asks for more forces ahead of NRC list

The final draft of the NRC was to be published on June 30 but it may delayed by few days because of flood in few districts.

24 Jun 2018 12:53 AM

Lhunze gold find in Tibet vindicates Assam legend

China claims Arunachal Pradesh as its territory and calls it South Tibet, a claim Indian strongly disputes.

07 Jun 2018 6:03 AM

Assam calling Priyanka!

After coolly pocketing the hefty fee for being the brand ambassador, she has given very little back to Assam and the state government is miffed.

03 May 2018 12:08 AM


CAG raps Assam govt for massive expenditure

According to Assam Budget manual, the expenditure should not be incurred on a scheme or services without provision of funds.

09 Apr 2018 5:57 AM

Rs 27 crore spent on publicity in 11 months: Minister

It is significant that the BJP govt was highly critical of the previous Cong regime while accusing them of spending huge money on publicity.

27 Mar 2018 2:53 AM

6,000 acres of land bank, new policy woo investors

The government has also chalked out a strategy to ensure that electricity supply will not be a problem for investors.

29 Jan 2018 1:56 AM

Assam on edge ahead of draft NRC publication

Army troops have been alerted and will be called if necessary to assist the administration in case of any trouble, the official said.

30 Dec 2017 7:12 AM

Assam signs MoU with Isha to save rivers

Assam became the sixth state in the country to sign MoU with non-profit making and spiritual organisation---the Isha foundation.

20 Dec 2017 1:23 AM