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Assam NRC

Assam publishes full NRC list online with names of 3.30 crore applicants

Assam government has released the final National Register of Citizens list on its official portal

Sep 14, 2019, 10:47 AM IST

Mamata Banerjee leads protest rally over Assam NRC, says no such exercise will be allowed in Bengal

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that no Assam NRC like exercise will be held in her state. 

Sep 12, 2019, 16:39 PM IST

Exclusion from NRC doesn't make one 'stateless' or 'foreigner': MEA trumps myths on citizenship register

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Sunday said that people excluded from National Register of Citizens (NRC) have not become "stateless" or will be termed as "foreigner" and will continue to enjoy all the rights as before till they exhaust all the remedies available under the law.

Sep 01, 2019, 20:46 PM IST

After Assam NRC, calls in NDA for holding similar exercise in Mumbai, Delhi

Several NDA leaders have called for implementing Assam-like NRC in other parts of the country.

Aug 31, 2019, 14:23 PM IST

How to check your name in final Assam NRC list

The Assam government on Saturday morning published the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) list on official website

Aug 31, 2019, 10:19 AM IST

Assam NRC final list publication on August 31; security beefed up, CAPF deployed

In a tweet, the Ministry of Home Affairs urged the people not to believe in rumours on publication of the Assam NRC list.

Aug 30, 2019, 12:51 PM IST

Home Minister Amit Shah holds review meet on Assam NRC ahead of August 31 deadline

A major decision taken in the meeting was that Assam government would make all necessary arrangements to provide full opportunity of appeal to those whose names do not feature in the final NRC list.

Aug 20, 2019, 15:08 PM IST

Maintain Aadhaar-like secrecy in final Assam NRC, Supreme Court tells government

This comes ahead of the release of the final Assam NRC list, which is slated for August 31.

Aug 13, 2019, 11:17 AM IST

SC extends deadline for final publication of Assam's NRC list to August 31

The Centre and the state government had demanded the inspection of 20 per cent of those people residing in the border districts. 

Jul 23, 2019, 16:05 PM IST

India cannot be the refugee capital of world: Centre tells SC over Assam NRC

India cannot be the refugee capital of the world, the Centre told the Supreme Court Friday, while requesting for an extension of deadline till July 31 for final National Register of Citizens (NRC). 

Jul 19, 2019, 12:50 PM IST

Assam leaves out 1.02 lakh persons in additional exclusion list to draft NRC

The NRC in Assam is being updated under the monitoring of the Supreme Court and the final list is scheduled to be released on July 31.

Jun 26, 2019, 12:37 PM IST

NRC can be published before July 31 but not after that: SC

A special bench of Chief Justice (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi and Justice RF Nariman allowed Prateek Hajela, the NRC coordinator, to use his discretion to proceed as per the law if objectors don't appear.

May 08, 2019, 16:17 PM IST

1,000 tribunals to hear those left out of NRC: Assam

According to the Supreme Court, the government will publish the NRC on July 31. 

Apr 09, 2019, 14:30 PM IST

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Feb 05, 2019, 22:32 PM IST

Deadline to finalise Assam NRC not to be extended beyond July 31: Supreme Court

The top court also said that the upcoming general election and exercise of NRC should not be affected, and asked the competent authorities to sit together to plan them.

Jan 24, 2019, 16:25 PM IST

Centre gives extension of six months to complete updating NRC

The Centre has given an extension of six months to complete the ongoing exercise for updating the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam by June 30.

Dec 27, 2018, 14:07 PM IST

'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

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, 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

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