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Who qualifies as 'Assamese'? A look at confidential report on Clause 6 of Assam Accord released by AASU
India

Who qualifies as 'Assamese'? A look at confidential report on Clause 6 of Assam Accord released by AASU

The AASU, which was a part of the high-level committee on Clause 6 of Assam Accord, released the confidential report, saying that the public has the right to know the contents

Amid Assam's citizenship debate, meanings of 'Assamese' and 'indigenous' must be addressed
India

Amid Assam's citizenship debate, meanings of 'Assamese' and 'indigenous' must be addressed

The question of who is Assamese is an ontological one, brought about by the advent of colonialism in the 19th century.

Comment against Bharat Ratna Bhupen Hazarika lands Mallikarjun Kharge in soup; Assam police files case against Congress leader
India

Comment against Bharat Ratna Bhupen Hazarika lands Mallikarjun Kharge in soup; Assam police files case against Congress leader

Police have registered a case against senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge over his remark on Assam's legendary singer-composer Bhupen Hazarika, officials said on Sunday.