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Assam govt

BJP will make strong pitch for NRC in poll-going states

The National Register of Citizens, once proposed to be specific to Assam and the Northeast, is now high on the agenda of the BJP’s state units.

02 Sep 2019 2:03 AM

Final NRC list out in Assam, over 19 lakh people ‘stateless’

Those left out of final NRC won’t be declared foreigners, clarifies govt.

01 Sep 2019 1:47 AM

Assam: Status of 3.87 lakh left out in NRC unclear

It is significant that on completion of verification of all the applicants, the complete draft NRC was published on July 30, 2018.

27 Aug 2019 3:24 AM

Assam: Perfume industry gets boost as govt ends agar tree curbs

Biggest consumer of agar oil is the oil-rich country of South East Asia. Hojai in Assam is the hub of agar oil distillation.

26 Jul 2019 1:45 AM

BJP hoping to reconfigure Assamese-Bengali relations

Most of the regional parties in the northeast are opposing the Bill, but not on the pretext of its being communally biased.

21 Jan 2019 4:37 AM