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Sep 18, 2018
Assam Police personnel's bullet-riddled body found in barrack at CM's residence; high-level probe orderedThe body of Lance Naik Sukleswar Kathar was recovered from the barrack, at Kharghuli in Assam's Guwahati, on Sunday evening.
Sep 11, 2018
'Detect, delete and deport': BJP's Ram Madhav says Assam NRC is govt exercise to protect Indians from illegal immigrantsBJP General Secretary Ram Madhav said Monday people excluded from the final list of Assam-specific National Register of Citizens would be de-franchised and deported to their country, while Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal suggested that the NRC be implemented across India.
Sep 03, 2018
Family of five missing after vehicle falls into Assam's Dikhow river; search operation enters day 2Sarbananda Sonowal has spoken to the Prime Minister's office and the Union Home Ministry regarding the search and rescue operation of the missing family in Assam
Aug 30, 2018
Extension of AFSPA in Assam: With declining insurgency, state may find it difficult to justify necessity of lawThe extension of AFSPA and the Assam Police linking a decision on its withdrawal to the NRC exercise has raised questions which the Sonowal government may find difficult to answer.
Aug 20, 2018
Assam government to give Rs 3 crore to Kerala for flood relief, announces Chief Minister Sarbananda SonowalAssam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday said his state would give Rs 3 crore aid to rain-ravaged Kerala, where 210 have died in the last 10 days.
Aug 12, 2018
Sarbananda Sonowal commits gaffe, addresses Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad as sitar maestro Pandit Ravi ShankarAssam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday addressed Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad as "Pandit Ravi Shankar", leaving the senior BJP leader embarrassed.
Aug 09, 2018
Of no fixed abode: In a village known for its D-voters, 48-year-old woman ostracised after Assam NRC exclusionDespite having his name in Assam’s electoral rolls of 1971 — the cut-off year for National Register of Citizenship (NRC) — Kumud Ram Das, 63, has been languishing in a detention camp for the last nine months.
Aug 07, 2018
Supreme Court to hear Assam NRC matter today: Process of filing claims and objections should be fair, court had saidAmid political slugfest over Assam's National Register for Citizens (NRC) draft, the Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the matter. The second final draft, which was released on 30 July, included names of 2.89 crore people out of 3.29 crore applicants in Assam. It left out names of nearly 40 lakh people.
Aug 05, 2018
NRC in Assam: Sarbananda Sonowal hits out at Mamata Banerjee over her 'inflammatory' remarks on citizenship row, he says calling it 'political motive' not becoming of state's CMAssam CM Sarbananda Sonowal says Mamata Banerjee's "inflammatory" comments about NRC in Assam was does not behove of a senior politician
Aug 04, 2018
Assam NRC row: Sarbananda Sonowal hits out at Mamata Banerjee, says there is 'evil design' in her remarksAssam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal hit out at his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee on Saturday.