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Security personnel patrolling on a boat across the Brahmaputra river ahead of the Independence Day, in Guwahati on Sunday. – PTI
Former LS Speaker Somnath Chatterjee dies at 89
Kolkata, Aug 13 (IANS): Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee died here on Monday at a private clinic following a cardiac arrest and prolonged illness, nursing home sources said. He was 89. ...

Parties that helped NDA win RS Dy Chairman election are hypocrites: Cong
Nagpur, Aug 13 (PTI): The Congress said the political parties that broke the Opposition ranks to facilitate the victory of the NDA nominee in the election for the post of Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman had exposed their "hypocrisy". ...

State conveys views on SOP to Centre
GUWAHATI, Aug 12 - The State government has informed the Centre about its views on the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) vis-à-vis the provisions of ‘claims and objections’ in the National Register of Citizens (NRC) update process. ...

Centre may provide work permits to foreigners
GUWAHATI, Aug 12 - Publication of the draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam proved that it is possible to prepare such a citizenship document in other states of the country, at least in the states facing the problem of infiltratio ...

NASA launches mission to ‘touch’ the Sun
WASHINGTON, Aug 12 - NASA’s Parker Solar Probe, mankind’s first mission to ‘touch’ the Sun, was successfully launched today on an unprecedented, seven-year-long journey to unlock the mysteries of the star’s fiery outer atmosphere and its effects on s ...

No genuine Indians would be excluded from NRC: PM
NEW DELHI, Aug 12 - Breaking his silence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that all opportunities would be given to the people of Assam, whose names did not figure in the final draft of the National Register of Citizen (NRC) published recently ...

Nobel-winner VS Naipaul dies
LONDON, Aug 12 - Trinidad-born Indian-origin author VS Naipaul, known for his critical commentary on colonialism, religion and politics, has died at the age of 85, his family said today. ...

Centre takes tough stand on Bru repatriation issue
AGARTALA, Aug 12 - Worried by the floating of a new refugee body – Mizoram Bru Displaced Coordination Committee (MBDCC) which has derailed the repatriation of refugees, Centre has taken a tough stand to break the impending deadlock. ...

Peace talks only way to solve Naga issue: NSCN (IM)
DIMAPUR, Aug 12 - NSCN (IM) kilo kilonser (Home Minister) Hukavi Yepthomi has said that the ongoing peace talks was the only way to settle the Indo-Naga issue. ...

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