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The wait: One day before NRC, how five from Assam await the final verdict

August 31, 2019 8:07 am

With the final NRC list due on August 31, The Indian Express chronicles the stories of five individuals — names that cut across age, gender and ethnicity — whose fates hang in the balance.

Assam to reduce minimum age for panchayat head to 25 years

June 04, 2019 2:47 pm

The cabinet decided to enact a new legislation Assam Private Placement Agencies for Recruitment Regulation Act to safeguard the interest of youths working outside the state.

Assam to reduce minimum age for panchayat head to 25 years

June 04, 2019 11:55 am

The cabinet also decided to enact a new legislation -- Assam Private Placement Agencies for Recruitment Regulation Act -- to safeguard the interest of youths working outside the state.

Supreme Court slams Assam over functioning of foreigners’ tribunals in state

March 14, 2019 4:48 am

The apex court is hearing a petition by activist Harsh Mander against the dismal living conditions in the detentions centres. The plea alleges that inmates were kept in detention indefinitely just because they were not Indians and were treated as “illegal aliens”.

Assam: Law and order situation reviewed ahead of NRC draft publication

June 22, 2018 8:18 pm

The deputy commissioners, superintendents of police and other senior police officials, army and central paramilitary forces were present in the meeting which discussed various issues related to the NRC revision.

Assam government suspends senior officer for alleged bribery

September 14, 2017 9:27 pm

Earlier this month, the BJP-led government had dismissed from service three ACS officers after inquiry reports confirmed that they were selected for the Assam Civil Service through fraudulent means.

Assam Innovation Centre to be named after APJ Abdul Kalam

July 30, 2015 7:12 pm

Chief minister Tarun Gogoi said the proposed Abdul Kalam Centre for Innovation would help to engage young minds of Assam in carrying out exercises in entrepreneurship, innovation and creativity.

Assam CM shows concern on cut in Central funds, says it may deter growth

March 13, 2015 4:21 pm

Gogoi reacted saying that the development of the state was mostly dependent on the fund provided by the Centre and lack of it would de-escalate the growth.

Assam government supports Anna Hazare's crusade against Land Acquisition Ordinance

February 23, 2015 4:06 pm

Gogoi said that the state government has all along been opposing anti-people and anti-farmer policies.

Groups sore over Assam bid to ban buffalo-fight, bulbul-fight on Bhogali Bihu

January 14, 2015 8:22 pm

'Bhogali Bihu' marks the end of the harvesting season in the north eastern state of Assam.