Assam NRC

'Only 3.5 lakh out of 40 lakh so far apply for inclusion in NRC'

'Only 3.5 lakh out of 40 lakh so far apply for inclusion in NRC'

The Supreme Court has also finalised a set of standard operating procedure (SOP) for disposal of claims and objections in the updation of the NRC.

Nov 18, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
'Outcome of NRC?' Mamata Banerjee slams Centre over terror attack in Assam

'Outcome of NRC?' Mamata Banerjee slams Centre over terror attack in Assam

Soon after five people were killed in a terror attack in Assam, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday condemned the incident. She questioned if the attack was an outcome of the recent NRC development in the state.

Nov 02, 2018, 00:03 AM IST
Assam NRC coordinator wants 5 more docs to be allowed, SC seeks response

Assam NRC coordinator wants 5 more docs to be allowed, SC seeks response

Assam, which had faced influx of people from Bangladesh since the early 20th century, is the only state having an NRC which was first prepared in 1951.

Oct 23, 2018, 21:54 PM IST
31 Bangladeshi nationals, who worked in Bengaluru, detained at Guwahati railway station

31 Bangladeshi nationals, who worked in Bengaluru, detained at Guwahati railway station

ANI report said that the detained migrants had been working in Bengaluru in Karnataka for the past three years.

Oct 15, 2018, 15:40 PM IST
SC notice to Centre, EC on plea for updating NRC for Tripura

SC notice to Centre, EC on plea for updating NRC for Tripura

The petition has been filed by Tripura People’s Front in the Supreme Court.

Oct 08, 2018, 11:34 AM IST
Those excluded from Assam citizens' list can file objections from September 25, says SC

Those excluded from Assam citizens' list can file objections from September 25, says SC

The filing of claims and objections will continue for a period of 60 days until November 25.

Sep 19, 2018, 16:35 PM IST
Assam NRC: Supreme Court to resume hearing on inclusion of names in draft list

Assam NRC: Supreme Court to resume hearing on inclusion of names in draft list

The to court bench had sought a detailed response from Assam NRC coordinator regarding the inclusion of names in the draft list.

Sep 19, 2018, 08:01 AM IST
Each Bangladeshi infiltrator will be identified and made to leave India: Amit Shah

Each Bangladeshi infiltrator will be identified and made to leave India: Amit Shah

BJP chief Amit Shah also used the opportunity to attack the critics of National Register of Citizens draft release by the Assam government.

Sep 11, 2018, 19:28 PM IST
In fresh attack on Narendra Modi Govt, Mamata Banerjee alleges discrimination against Biharis, Bengalis in Assam NRC

In fresh attack on Narendra Modi Govt, Mamata Banerjee alleges discrimination against Biharis, Bengalis in Assam NRC

TMC leader alleged that nearly two lakh Biharis were left out of the final draft of the NRC in Assam.

Sep 07, 2018, 22:41 PM IST
Entire state of Assam declared ‘disturbed area’ under AFSPA provisions

Entire state of Assam declared ‘disturbed area’ under AFSPA provisions

This comes amid the controversy over Assam National Register of Citizens.

Aug 29, 2018, 23:32 PM IST
Purpose of NRC failed: Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi

Purpose of NRC failed: Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi

Coming down heavily on the "faulty" implementation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, the state`s former chief minister Tarun Gogoi claimed that the very purpose of NRC had failed.

Aug 27, 2018, 07:53 AM IST
Boy who saluted Tricolour in chest-deep flood water not in Assam NRC draft

Boy who saluted Tricolour in chest-deep flood water not in Assam NRC draft

A nine-year old boy, whose photograph of saluting the Tricolour in chest-deep flood water in an Assam school on Independence Day in 2017 had gone viral, has failed to find a place in the final draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC).

Aug 15, 2018, 21:42 PM IST
NRC was my 'baby', BJP failed to nurse it, claims former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi

NRC was my 'baby', BJP failed to nurse it, claims former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi

The three-time chief minister alleged that the BJP was not interested in solving the problem of infiltration, but to use it as a poll agenda in the next Lok Sabha and state elections.

Aug 12, 2018, 10:39 AM IST
Those not in Assam NRC won’t be jailed or deported, says official

Those not in Assam NRC won’t be jailed or deported, says official

This comes just days after the Supreme Court said that the authorities should not take any coercive action against those not included in Assam NRC.

Aug 05, 2018, 21:29 PM IST
Do Congress, SP, BSP want illegal Bangladeshi immigrants to stay in India, asks Amit Shah

Do Congress, SP, BSP want illegal Bangladeshi immigrants to stay in India, asks Amit Shah

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Sunday attacked opposition parties – Congress, Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) – over drat National Register of Citizens, released by Assam government last week.

Aug 05, 2018, 16:50 PM IST
Congress to take fight over Rafale deal and Assam NRC to streets

Congress to take fight over Rafale deal and Assam NRC to streets

The Rafale jet deal, PNB scam and Assam NRC were among several issues which were thoroughly discussed during the CWC meet.

Aug 04, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
India is not a dharamshala; those under scrutiny must prove their identity: Raman Singh

India is not a dharamshala; those under scrutiny must prove their identity: Raman Singh

Raman Singh has said that those not mentioned in the final NRC draft on Assam must prove their identity.  

Aug 03, 2018, 17:32 PM IST
NRC draft: Manipur constitutes committees to monitor influx of immigrants

NRC draft: Manipur constitutes committees to monitor influx of immigrants

In a press conference, the Chief Minister said the two committees will initiate steps for checking and verification of the people accordingly.

Aug 03, 2018, 07:01 AM IST
Congress in damage control mode, says not against Assam NRC

Congress in damage control mode, says not against Assam NRC

Congress party wants the NRC to be implemented according to the Assam Accord.

Aug 02, 2018, 19:36 PM IST
Assam NRC: Disappointed over Mamata Banerjee's 'civil war' remark, 2 TMC leaders quit party

Assam NRC: Disappointed over Mamata Banerjee's 'civil war' remark, 2 TMC leaders quit party

Diganta Saikia, Pradeep Pachoni said that the West Bengal Chief Minister, who is unaware of the ground reality in the northeast state, slammed the move without knowledge.

Aug 02, 2018, 14:26 PM IST

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