Assam(Search results - 276)
India10, Sep 2019, 8:00 PM IST
Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare: NRC - step towards protecting India from threat of illegal immigrants
This new NRC is the revision of the 1951 list in Assam. Abhinav Khare deep dives into how this is beneficial for the country, from identifying illegal immigrants to keeping a check on security threat.
India9, Sep 2019, 3:22 PM IST
Amit Shah: Illegal immigrants cannot stay in Assam or enter any other state
Union home minister Amit Shah said the government's plan to locate and weed out illegal immigrants would be implemented across the country.
India9, Sep 2019, 9:53 AM IST
Union home minister Amit Shah draws Mahabharata reference to encourage inclusiveness of Northeast India
Union home minister Amit Shah was addressing a gathering in Assam wherein he stated that Northeast India has always been closer to the heart of the nation since the time of Mahabharata. He drew reference to Ghatotkach and Arjun from the Mahabharata.
India8, Sep 2019, 12:40 PM IST
AFSPA extended for six months in Assam
The Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) has been extended for six months in Assam since August 28. The AFSPA empowers security forces to conduct operations and arrest anyone without prior notice.
India5, Sep 2019, 11:35 AM IST
NRC row: Akhila Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad expresses fear over Assam becoming an Islamic state
The Akhila Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) is planning a protest over the exclusion of many people in the recently published National Register of Citizens (NRC) and has also expressed concerns that Assam will turn into an Islamic state.
Cricket4, Sep 2019, 2:47 PM IST
'Rohit4Rhinos' — India vice-captain Rohit Sharma bats for rhinos
In a campaign launching on Animal Planet to commemorate World Rhino Day on September 22, Rohit Sharma pledges to do his bit to save the “vulnerable” species from extinction. Of the estimated 3500 Indian rhinos left in the world, 82% are found in India
India31, Aug 2019, 6:12 PM IST
Assam NRC list creates stir, 19 lakh names left out
The National Register of Citizens (NRC) has included over 3 crore people and left out as many as 19 lakh people. Several citizens will appeal before the Supreme Court. But what must one do when in such crisis?
India31, Aug 2019, 6:06 PM IST
Telangana BJP demands for NRC in state over illegal immigrants
The BJP in Telangana have demanded a National Register of Citizens in the state over alleged illegal immigrants in the state. The Telangana BJP alleged that the TRS-led government and its ally AIMIM was turning a blind eye to the issue.
India31, Aug 2019, 4:30 PM IST
NRC list: All Assam Students’ Union to knock on Supreme Court’s doors
Disgruntled students of the All Assam Students’ Union will appeal before the Supreme Court over the exclusion figure in the National Register of Citizens list that was released earlier today.
India31, Aug 2019, 12:29 PM IST
Assam NRC list out: over 19 lakh names left out
The list of the National Registration of Citizens (NRC) is out and over 3 crore people have featured in it. While over 19 lakh people have been left out. The government has directed people to appeal to the Foreigners’ Tribunal
India9, Aug 2019, 10:27 AM IST
IAF’s Sukhoi fighter jet crashes in Assam; pilots eject safely
The Su-30 MKI fighter jet was on a routine training mission and crashed in a paddy field in Assam and burst into flames
Entertainment6, Aug 2019, 2:03 PM IST
Assamese actor Ravi Jhangu is back in Bollywood, read details
Ravi Janghu started his Bollywood career in 2008 as subtitles winner of Hayward 5000 Mr India World 2008 is busy with a various project in web series, South and Assemess movies.
India31, Jul 2019, 9:02 PM IST
Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare: How flood-prone Assam fails to garner national attention
Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare explores the Central Water Commission data (1953-2016), which states that on an average, 26 lakh people are affected every year in Assam; 47 lose lives, 10,961 cattle die, Rs 7 crore worth of houses get destroyed and the total damage comes up to Rs 128 crore every year