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The Hindu
TN hoopsters sound confidentJammu & Kashmir; Puducherry; Telangana; Group E: Arunachal Pradesh; Chandigarh;
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
Jammu & Kashmir; Puducherry; Telangana; Group E: Arunachal Pradesh; Chandigarh; Jharkhand; Mizoram; Tripura; Group F: Assam; Bihar; Madhya Pradesh; Maharashtra; Uttar Pradesh; West Bengal. Women: Level I: Group A: Kerala; Chhattisgarh; Tamil... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy: Bengal, Delhi continue winning runSkipper Manoj Tiwary produced an all-round performance as Bengal defeated Assam
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Skipper Manoj Tiwary produced an all-round performance as Bengal defeated Assam by six wickets to continue their unbeaten run in the East Zone league and seal their place in the Super League stage of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 cricket tournament.... Read more
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dna
Manipur fake encounters probe: Supreme Court pulls up CBI's SIT on low number of FIRsCourt today came down heavily on the CBI's SIT, probing alleged extra-judicial
dna / Posted 5 hours ago
Court today came down heavily on the CBI's SIT, probing alleged extra-judicial killings and fake encounters by the Army, Assam Rifles and police in insurgency-hit Manipur, for not registering the required number of FIRs as directed by it... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Manipur fake encounter cases: SC directs SIT to lodge 30 more FIRs by Jan 31on Tuesday came down heavily on the CBI’s SIT, probing alleged extra-judicial k
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 hours ago
on Tuesday came down heavily on the CBI’s SIT, probing alleged extra-judicial killings and fake encounters by the Army, Assam Rifles and police in insurgency-hit Manipur, for not registering the required number of FIRs as directed by it... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How to get fitter (not fatter) on a cruiseEuropean fleet. We’re tempted by: Daily – and free – yoga on the sundeck or a
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
European fleet. We’re tempted by: Daily – and free – yoga on the sundeck or a sandbank while cruising the Brahmaputra in Assam between Nimati and Guwahati on Far Horizons’ river ship Mahabaahu. A seven-day Coastal Classics and Balearic cruise on... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Army well prepared, China unlikely to try any misadventure: Eastern Commandlogistics and infrastructure on the strategic Bramhaputra River that flows down
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
logistics and infrastructure on the strategic Bramhaputra River that flows down from China into Arunachal and then into Assam. “Troops have to move fast in case of any eventuality. The entire Indian Army can’t be sitting on the border all the... Read more
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Gulf News
Mother-in-law, daughter-in-law meet to curb birthsrate remains quite high. The other six states include Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pra
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
rate remains quite high. The other six states include Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Assam. Under the centre’s initiative, such conferences are to be held in 146 districts across India. Of them, 37 districts... Read more
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Gulf News
Govt to raise 15 new battalions for Pak, China bordersin the BSF said the force has projected enhancing manpower by sanctioning of ne
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
in the BSF said the force has projected enhancing manpower by sanctioning of new units so that they can be deployed in the Assam and West Bengal flanks of the Indo-Bangladesh border even as a similar addition in numbers is required to effectively... Read more
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asianage
Centre plans to auction 9,400 ‘enemy’ properties worth Rs 1 crore126 properties left behind by Chinese nationals, the highest 57 are located in
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
126 properties left behind by Chinese nationals, the highest 57 are located in Meghalaya followed by West Bengal with 29. Assam has seven such properties. The government has vested these properties in the custodian of enemy property for India, an... Read more
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Gulf News
Mother-in-law, daughter-in-law meet to curb birthsrate remains quite high. The other six states include Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pra
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
rate remains quite high. The other six states include Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Assam. Under part of the centre’s initiate, such conferences are to be held in 146 districts across India. Of them, 37... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Syed Mushtaq Ali Twenty20 Trophy: Bengal register third straight winin another East Zone League match, Jharkhand registered their second victory of
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
in another East Zone League match, Jharkhand registered their second victory of the tournament after they defeated Assam by eight wickets. Jharkhand first restricted Assam to a modest 148 for six wickets and then overwhelmed the score with... Read more
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dna
Assam: From Paris' Eiffel tower to London's Tower Bridge, Bihu 'bhelaghars' adopt global themesIf you were in Assam, you would have virtually seen London's Tower Bridge, the
dna / Posted 2 days ago
If you were in Assam, you would have virtually seen London's Tower Bridge, the Eiffel Tower, the India Gate or the Red Fort. There's more. One would have even come across Iceland's igloos and the 9/11 twin towers in the US and recreation of the... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Jan. 14)the transition of the Sun to Capricorn, and the first day of the six months Utt
The Inyo Register / Posted 2 days ago
the transition of the Sun to Capricorn, and the first day of the six months Uttarayana period. (see April 14): Magh Bihu (Assam) Maghe Sankranti (Nepal) Maghi (Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh) Makar Sankranti (India) The first day of Pongal,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Govt plans to auction ‘enemy’ properties worth Rs 1 lakh crore126 properties left behind by Chinese nationals, the highest 57 are located in
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
126 properties left behind by Chinese nationals, the highest 57 are located in Meghalaya followed by West Bengal with 29. Assam has seven such properties. According to the new Act, ‘enemy property’ refers to any property belonging to, held or... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Following through: Local entrepreneurs forging ahead with innovationscomponent. They hope to be open in the spring. Cross Culture Kombucha also lau
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
component. They hope to be open in the spring. Cross Culture Kombucha also launched a new flavor in recent weeks — Black Assam and White Peony — with a few more in the works. The Cepposes continue to believe strongly in their hometown and their... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Following through: Local entrepreneurs forging ahead with innovationscomponent. They hope to be open in the spring. Cross Culture Kombucha also lau
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
component. They hope to be open in the spring. Cross Culture Kombucha also launched a new flavor in recent weeks — Black Assam and White Peony — with a few more in the works. The Cepposes continue to believe strongly in their hometown and their... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Following through: Local entrepreneurs forging ahead with innovationscomponent. They hope to be open in the spring. Cross Culture Kombucha also lau
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
component. They hope to be open in the spring. Cross Culture Kombucha also launched a new flavor in recent weeks — Black Assam and White Peony — with a few more in the works. The Cepposes continue to believe strongly in their hometown and their... Read more
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dna
Govt to kick-start wildlife birth control project from UttarakhandHuman-elephant conflict led to 423 human deaths in 2016-17 with a bulk of the f
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Human-elephant conflict led to 423 human deaths in 2016-17 with a bulk of the fatalities concentrated in West Bengal, Assam, Chhattisgarh, and Odisha. Also, the government paid Rs 109 crore as compensation to farmers between 2014 to 2015 and... Read more
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News.com.au
Does your name influence your wanderlust?of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge are greeted with a ceremonial
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge are greeted with a ceremonial welcome as they arrive at Tezpur Airport in Assam, India, in 2016. picture: GettySource:Getty Images But obviously not every first name in the world is in the database,... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Makhanlal Chaturvedi students make film on menstrual hygieneand now its screening will be done between 21-24 February, 2018 during the fest
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
and now its screening will be done between 21-24 February, 2018 during the festival which will be held in Guwahati, Assam. This film will be published on YouTube channel “Made in Media (MIM)” on 13 January. Sweta has made many videos on... Read more
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asianage
SC uprising: The 4 judges who challenged the authority of CJI Dipak Misrawill retire in October 2018. Justice Ranjan Gogoi, next judge in line to succe
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
will retire in October 2018. Justice Ranjan Gogoi, next judge in line to succeed Dipak Misra Justice Gogoi, from Assam, is in line to succeed Justice Dipak Misra as the Chief Justice of India in October 2018. He will be the first CJI from... Read more
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Business Standard India
Fodder scam: Yogi orders probe after judge says 'got calls from Lalu's men'Singh) over the phone. He must issue a statement if it happened. On the date me
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
Singh) over the phone. He must issue a statement if it happened. On the date mentioned in reports, I was in my hometown in Assam, on a leave", Akhtar told media. Reports in a section of the media have alleged that District Magistrate (DM) Mannan... Read more
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The Hindu
Brief introductions to the four justices who raised concerns over Supreme Court functioningelevated as Judge, Supreme Court of India on October 10, 2011. Justice Ranjan
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
elevated as Judge, Supreme Court of India on October 10, 2011. Justice Ranjan Gogoi Justice Ranjan Gogoi, who hails from Assam, had been at the Gauhati High Court before being transferred to the Punjab and Haryana High Court on September 9, 2010.... Read more
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The Hindu
U.P. CM orders probe into alleged lobbying for Laludistrict. Nothing else was discussed.” “How can someone level such serious all
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
district. Nothing else was discussed.” “How can someone level such serious allegations without any evidence? I belong to Assam and am working in Uttar Pradesh. I have no connection of any kind with Laluji,” he said. A 2011-batch IAS officer, Mr.... Read more
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dna
Election Commission likely to announcing voting dates for Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland todaybehind all other states in country in terms of development. The BJP had earlie
dna / Posted 4 days ago
behind all other states in country in terms of development. The BJP had earlier appointed Union Minister Kiren Rijiju and Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma as election in-charge of Nagaland and Tripura respectively. Of the eight northeastern... Read more
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dna
Fodder scam: Yogi Adityanath orders probe against DMto him", the judge alleged in media reports. "How can he (Judge) level such a
dna / Posted 4 days ago
to him", the judge alleged in media reports. "How can he (Judge) level such a grave charge without evidence. I belong to Assam and have no connection whatsoever with Laluji. Why will I call him for favour to a person not known to me?," he told... Read more
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dna
Indian forces stop attempts by Myanmar villagers to erect fences along Manipur bordercame again this morning and we stopped them again. We have heightened the vigi
dna / Posted 4 days ago
came again this morning and we stopped them again. We have heightened the vigil and deployed additional forces. Assam Rifles personnel are also keeping strict vigil," Khaute told PTI. Sources said the matter came to light after locals... Read more
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The Hindu
Amra Bangali to contest Tripura pollstribal insurgency, held a rally here to protest against what it called the atro
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
tribal insurgency, held a rally here to protest against what it called the atrocities on ‘indigenous Bengali people in Assam’ and condemned attempts to create ‘Tipraland’’ “BJP is trying to forgealliance with the tribal parties mainly the IPFT... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Indian forces stop attempts by Myanmarese to raise fences along Manipur bordercame again this morning and we stopped them again. We have heightened the vigil
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
came again this morning and we stopped them again. We have heightened the vigil and deployed additional forces. Assam Rifles personnel are also keeping strict vigil,” Khaute told PTI. Sources said the matter came to light after locals... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Arjun Tendulkar shines in T20 cricket at Don Bradman’s home ground in Bowralkept him in the limelight. He picked up a fifer against Madhya Pradesh in Novem
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
kept him in the limelight. He picked up a fifer against Madhya Pradesh in November and later picked up a four-for against Assam. However, his most impressive spell came against Railways as he dismissed the first four batsmen to guide his team to... Read more
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asianage
Assam gears up to celebrate harvest festival ‘Magh Bihu’celebrate the much-awaited harvest festival 'Magh Bihu' on January 15. Magh Bi
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
celebrate the much-awaited harvest festival 'Magh Bihu' on January 15. Magh Bihu is one of the most important festivals in Assam, which falls in the local month of 'Magh' during mid-January. It is also called 'Bhogali Bihu' as it is celebrated... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Battle for Meghalaya: Congress faces saffron assault in its bastionthey have seen in the belt in recent years - on Saturday. The party has attrac
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
they have seen in the belt in recent years - on Saturday. The party has attracted leaders of other parties - as it did in Assam with Himanta Biswa Sarma and Manipur with N Biren Singh joining ranks before polls - and has also built its base.... Read more
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asianage
Tribal panel wants PM Narendra Modi to push Naga pollsdecision-making platform of the Nagas. The NSCN-IM’s key demand is to integrat
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
decision-making platform of the Nagas. The NSCN-IM’s key demand is to integrate Naga-inhabited areas of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Manipur, which is seen as an apparent climb-down from its demand for independence. Stating that the Naga peace... Read more
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dna
Rahul Gandhi is maligning nation's image, says Kailash Vijayvargiyadoes Mukul Roy leaving TMC and joining BJP play out. Will his induction benefit
dna / Posted 6 days ago
does Mukul Roy leaving TMC and joining BJP play out. Will his induction benefit like that of Himanta Biswa Sarma in Assam. Definitely. Mukul Roy was the backbone of TMC and had played a big role since the birth of TMC to its ascendance to... Read more
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dna
Sonia, Shashi on course for clash in final of national boxingin the first round itself. Earlier, entering the quarters was President's Cup
dna / Posted 7 days ago
in the first round itself. Earlier, entering the quarters was President's Cup bronze-medallist Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) of Assam. Borgohain got the better of Maharashtra's Almas Shaikh in a unanimous 5 -0 verdict. Railways Sports Promotion Board's... Read more
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The Hindu
NRC is being politicised: Ajmalof trying to politicise the process of updating the National Register of Citize
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
of trying to politicise the process of updating the National Register of Citizens, Maulana Badruddin Ajmal, MP from Assam, said his party, the All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF), supported the process since the entire process was... Read more
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The Hindu
Mamata backs Bengalis in AssamRaking up the issue of updation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in A
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Raking up the issue of updation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam afresh, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday urged people of the State to give shelter to people from Assam “in case they are driven out from the... Read more
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dna
Jignesh Mevani spits fire against PM Modi at Yuva Hunkar Rally, fails to attract crowdunder the tough National Security Act (NSA) over Thakur-Dalit clashes in Uttar
dna / Posted 7 days ago
under the tough National Security Act (NSA) over Thakur-Dalit clashes in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district last year. Assam peasant leader and anti-graft activist Akhil Gogoi and senior Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan were also present,... Read more
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asianage
New muga worms to heat climate changechange on muga crop, the Central Silk Board has embarked upon an ambitious plan
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
change on muga crop, the Central Silk Board has embarked upon an ambitious plan to develop new muga silk worm breeds in Assam by promoting research in the area of genetic engineering. The new breeds are to be developed in a manner that they can... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
This rhino calf born to ‘Indian parents’ is the new attraction in Canada ZooIndian rhino calf nursing at the Toronto Zoo The greater one-horned rhinoceros
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
Indian rhino calf nursing at the Toronto Zoo The greater one-horned rhinoceros is endemic to India, found mainly in Assam, and the species’ survival is still under threat despite improvements in recent times, so every new birth is cause for... Read more
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asianage
Politics of love vs politics of hatred: Will celebrate Valentine's Day, says MevaniKumar, Shehla Rashid and Umar Khalid were present on the stage, metres away fro
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
Kumar, Shehla Rashid and Umar Khalid were present on the stage, metres away from the Parliament Street Police Station. Assam farmers leader Akhil Gogoi and senior Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan were also present, apart from students from... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Modi a threat to democracy and Constitution, this is the Gujarat model: Jignesh MevaniKumar, Shehla Rashid and Umar Khalid, were present on stage, metres away from t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
Kumar, Shehla Rashid and Umar Khalid, were present on stage, metres away from the Parliament Street Police Station. Assam farmers leader Akhil Gogoi and senior Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan were also present, apart from students from... Read more
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Aljazeera
India reverses order on national anthem at theatrescharged with sedition for refusing to stand, while earlier last year, a man in
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
charged with sedition for refusing to stand, while earlier last year, a man in a wheelchair in the northeastern state of Assam was called a "Pakistani" for sitting while the anthem played. Such incidents triggered outrage over what many say is... Read more
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dna
Low turnout at Jignesh Mevani's 'Hunkar' rally in Delhi, 80% of police force withdrawnleaders Kanhaiya Kumar, Shehla Rashid and Umar Khalid began around 1 pm at Parl
dna / Posted 7 days ago
leaders Kanhaiya Kumar, Shehla Rashid and Umar Khalid began around 1 pm at Parliament Street in the national capital. Assam farmers leader Akhil Gogoi and senior Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan were also present apart from students from... Read more
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The Hindu
'Yuva Hunkaar' rally latest updates: we come here in peace, says Kanhaiya KumarUmar Khalid. "Government wants to reduce subsidy on education but give business
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Umar Khalid. "Government wants to reduce subsidy on education but give business incentives to Adani and Ambani," he added. Assam farmers leader Akhil Gogoi and senior Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan were also present apart from students from... Read more
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Business Standard India
Yuva Hunkaar rally live updates: Cops wait with riot gear as Mevani holds Delhi rally without police consentand water cannons, have been deployed on Parliament Street, which connects Conn
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
and water cannons, have been deployed on Parliament Street, which connects Connaught Place with the Parliament House. Assam RTI and farmers' rights activist Akhil Gogoi is also expected to address the rally, called to highlight issues like... Read more
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asianage
No permission yet, but Jignesh Mevani's Delhi rally to go ahead per planahead with their plan. The 'Social Justice' rally or 'Yuva Hunkaar Rally' is p
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
ahead with their plan. The 'Social Justice' rally or 'Yuva Hunkaar Rally' is planned to be addressed by Mevani along with Assam peasant leader Akhil Gogoi. The NGT on October 5 last year had ordered officials to "immediately stop all activities... Read more
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Business Standard India
National logistics index: Gujarat, Punjab, Andhra best performing statesMaharashtra, Haryana, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Telangana and Chhattisgarh made up
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
Maharashtra, Haryana, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Telangana and Chhattisgarh made up the remaining top 10. Assam, Bihar and Jammu & Kashmir featured on the bottom of the list, owing to the lack of good transport facilities, scarcity... Read more
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The Hindu
No conspiracy behind NRC update, says SonowalAssam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has reiterated that no Indian will be l
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has reiterated that no Indian will be left out of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) being updated in the State, and every effort is being made to prepare an error-free list. “As the Supreme Court is... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Militant arrested in joint operation by police, Assam Riflesin Dima Hasao district, police said. The militant was apprehended during a joi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
in Dima Hasao district, police said. The militant was apprehended during a joint operation conducted by the police and Assam Rifles yesterday. The militant was identified as S S Maj Naimeyning alias Aboy of Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF), the... Read more
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