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Assam Accord

MHA panel’s suggestion irks Bengali Hindus in Assam

The ministry of home affairs formed the Clause 6 committee in July 2019 to hold discussions with stakeholders.

26 Feb 2020 6:25 AM

1951 as cut-off year for ‘indigenous Assamese’?

As panel divided over quotas, both views sent to Centre.

17 Feb 2020 2:00 AM

Bill set to revive ‘tribal vs Assamese’ rift

Clause 6 is meant to guarantee the constitutional safeguards for the Assamese.

05 Aug 2019 7:05 AM

First meet of committee on Assam Assembly seats reservation on Wednesday

The new committee will recommend the appropriate level of reservations in employment under the government of Assam.

23 Jul 2019 7:54 PM

Bezbaruah refuses to be part of panel on Assam Accord

MP Bezbaruah’s decision came after four of the nine members quit the central government-nominated committee.

12 Jan 2019 12:03 PM


People excluded from Assam Citizens' list to be deported: Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav said no country in the world tolerates illegal immigrants but India has become a 'dharamshala'.

11 Sep 2018 7:41 AM

Prafulla Kumar Mahanta blames Centre for delay in process

However, central government remained ignorant to their demand. Some organisations of the state also opposed the demand of updating the NRC.

15 Aug 2018 12:33 AM

NRC was my ‘baby’, claims Tarun Gogoi; says BJP failed to ‘nurse’ it

Gogoi alleged that BJP was not interested in solving problem of infiltration, but to use it as a poll agenda in next LS and state elections.

12 Aug 2018 2:30 PM

Citizenship row: Why Assam is erupting

The movement against the Citizenship Amendment Bill had started full blast.

24 May 2018 2:05 AM

Assam’s anger: JPC on Citizenship (Amendment) Bill to resume hearing on Apr 12

JPC has asked organisations who were called for hearings to submit their memorandum in advance along with names of representatives.

06 Apr 2018 4:21 PM