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Winter Session of Parliament: NRC to be limited to Assam for now, MoS Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir informs Lok Sabha
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Winter Session of Parliament: NRC to be limited to Assam for now, MoS Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir informs Lok Sabha

Earlier, the Assam government had sought an extension of the one-month deadline for filing claims for inclusion in the NRC draft from the Supreme Court.

Assam NRC: Supreme Court sets 15 December as deadline for filing of claims, objections to draft list
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Assam NRC: Supreme Court sets 15 December as deadline for filing of claims, objections to draft list

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi also allowed claimants for Assam NRC to rely on five documents which were earlier objected to by NRC coordinator.

Assam NRC applicants can't change legacy person in claim form submitted in August 2015, says official
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Assam NRC applicants can't change legacy person in claim form submitted in August 2015, says official

Claims can be filed by only those persons who submitted NRC application form till 31 August, 2015 and were issued a valid Application Receipt Number (ARN) while objection can be filed by any person.

Assam NRC row: SC orders re-verification of 10% people included in final draft; says 'sample survey' to check for discrepancies
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Assam NRC row: SC orders re-verification of 10% people included in final draft; says 'sample survey' to check for discrepancies

A bench of Justices Ranjan Gogoi and RF Nariman said the re-verification of those excluded from Assam NRC draft was a "sample survey" for the satisfaction of the court

Arunachal Pradesh Police finds 2,333 Inner Line Permit violations in state after publication of Assam's NRC
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Arunachal Pradesh Police finds 2,333 Inner Line Permit violations in state after publication of Assam's NRC

The Arunachal Pradesh police have detected 2,333 Inner Line Permit (ILP) violators across the Northeastern state since the publication of the complete draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in neighbouring Assam, state top police official said.

Assam NRC: MEA says it has 'assured' Bangladesh that the list released was a 'draft' prepared under SC orders
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Assam NRC: MEA says it has 'assured' Bangladesh that the list released was a 'draft' prepared under SC orders

MEA said that the final draft of National Register of Citizens (NRC) released in Assam would not impact India's relationship with Bangladesh

Congress leader says NRC will never be allowed in West Bengal, warns its propagators 'not to play with fire'
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Congress leader says NRC will never be allowed in West Bengal, warns its propagators 'not to play with fire'

Senior Congress leader Abdul Mannan said NRC exercise would not be allowed in West Bengal and asked the propagators of this idea not to "play with fire"

Mamata Banerjee's 'bloodbath' comment on Assam NRC 'does not behoove a chief minister', says Sarbananda Sonowal
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Mamata Banerjee's 'bloodbath' comment on Assam NRC 'does not behoove a chief minister', says Sarbananda Sonowal

Sarbananda Sonowal said precious time of Parliament were wasted by stalling its proceedings by Mamata Banerjee's party, by spreading "false propaganda" and "wrong information" on Assam NRC list

Congress accuses BJP of stalling NRC process, claims attorney general used 'fear of violence' as excuse
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Congress accuses BJP of stalling NRC process, claims attorney general used 'fear of violence' as excuse

Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera said the Attorney General (AG) of India had used the fear of violence to delay the implementation of NRC in the Supreme Court in 2017

Assam NRC row: Immigrants contribute to economy, not challenge it; govt should look beyond population numbers
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Assam NRC row: Immigrants contribute to economy, not challenge it; govt should look beyond population numbers

Bangladeshi immigrants, or the Bengali speaking community, became a political issue in Assam because of identity and religion, but not so in West Bengal, because of linguistic and cultural similarities