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Serving BSF personnel, wife declared as illegal foreigners in Assam

Guwahati: After retired Indian Army Captain Md. Sona Ullah, a Foreigners’ Tribunal in Assam has recently declared a serving officer of the Border Security Force (BSF) and his wife as illegal foreigners. Muzibur Rahman, a Border Security Force Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) currently posted in Punjab, and his wife were declared as foreigners by the Foreigners’ […]

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Worried over name not in NRC, minor girl in Assam’s Darrang district hangs herself

Guwahati: A minor girl in Assam’s Darrang district committed suicide on Wednesday, with her relatives and members of a students’ organization linking the incident to the National Register of Citizens (NRC), which is being updated across the state. Relatives of Noor Nahar Begum, 14, of Roumari chapori village said that she hanged herself with the dupatta […]

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India, Chinese Army participate in yoga sessions along LAC

Guwahati:  Around seventy personnel belonging to the Chinese People’s Liberation Army and thirty civilians participated in joint Yoga sessions with the Indian Army troops at Nathu La (Sikkim) and at Bumla and Wacha-Damai in Arunachal Pradesh on Friday as part of the International Yoga Day celebrations. Tezpur-based defence PRO, Lt. Col. Harsh Wardhan Pande, said […]

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4 arrested in Assam for forcing dancers to strip during performance

Guwahati:  Police in Assam have arrested four persons for their alleged involvement in forcing some dancers to strip during a cultural programme at a village in Assam’s Kamrup district. The police said four persons have been arrested on Sunday after the artists of the cultural troupe lodged an FIR with the police on Saturday. The […]