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Sep 09, 2019
Amit Shah allays fears over law providing special status to six North East states; Article 371 explainedHome Minister Amit Shah, on his first visit to the North East after the tumult caused by the publication of the National Register of Citizens (NRC)'s final list in August, sought to reassure people that Centre will "not touch" Article 371 of the Constitution, which provides special status to the six states of the region.
May 24, 2019
CoA to meet officials of six North-East states to resolve issues and provide clarity before state body electionsWith CoA announcing the BCCI elections on 22 October and aiming to finish the state body polls by 30 September, the six North-East states need clarity as they go into their maiden elections after acquiring full member status.
Mar 19, 2019
Congress will restore special category status to Arunachal Pradesh, other North East states if elected to power: Rahul Gandhi in ItanagarRahul also said that the Congress will not allow the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill to be passed in Rajya Sabha because the bill is "detrimental" to the people of the North East.
Jun 12, 2017
Rajnath Singh in Aizwal: Govt committed to speedy development of North East statesThe Centre is committed to fast-tracking the development initiatives in the northeastern region, especially in border areas, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday.
Sep 06, 2012
Bandh in 6 north-east states to protest against influx of migrantsThe North East Students Organisation has called a 12-hour bandh in all states of the region, except Assam, today to protest against influx of migrant labourers and others into the region from other states.
Aug 17, 2012
Hundreds from NE flee Pune, minister blames social mediaDespite attempts by the state government, hundreds continued to flee cities like Mumbai and Pune over fears that they could be targetted over violence in Assam.
Aug 16, 2012
NE community in capital calm, but not taking chancesCommunities representing the North East citizens in the capital say they are better represented in Delhi but are closely watching the migration of people from Bangalore and other cities.