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NPR Began In 2003; UPA Ordered, Even Mamata Wants Detention Centres

If the government is claiming that the NPR and the proposed nationwide NRC are not connected, the opposition is telling several lies too

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India

Assam Congress a house divided over NRC

Differences have cropped up in the Congress’ Assam unit over the NRC, with a former chief minister describing it as a ‘waste paper’ and a Lok Sabha MP of the party terming it a ‘historic scientific document’

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India

Hajela, officer behind NRC, thinks he’s done a helluva job

Interestingly, the names of Prateek Hajela himself and his daughter were missing from the first NRC draft published on 31 December 2017

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Assam sees 25% polling till 11.30 AM; IED found in Dibrugarh

An improvised explosive device was recovered near an oil pipeline passing through a tea garden in Duliajan in the district of Dibrugarh, Assam