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India asks China to not shelter ULFA chief Paresh Baruah, support application in UN to designate ...

New Delhi: India on Monday asked China to support the pending application in the United Nations (UN) to designate Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror group leader Masood Azhar as a global ...

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Assam bandh over Citizenship Bill: Protesters squat on tracks, burn tyres; transport services aff...

Assam bandh over Citizenship Bill: Protesters squat on tracks, burn tyres; transport services affected - 44 organisations have called the 12-hour bandh to protest against the Centre's bid to pass t...

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Assam bandh today: Dibrugarh worst-hit district as protesters squat on tracks, burn tyres; mixed ...

Forty-six organisations called for a 12-hour strike in Assam to protest against the Centre's bid to pass the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, in the Winter Session of Parliament.

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Statewide bandh in Assam, protestors block rail tracks, burn tyres against Citizenship Bill 2016

GUWAHATI: At least 46 organisations in Assam are holding a 12-hour statewide bandh against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 on Tuesday. The protesters put up blockades on rail tracks to disrupt tr...

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Assam Shutdown: Protesters Try To Obstruct Trains Over Citizenship Bill

Protesters tried to put up blockades on railway tracks this morning in order to disrupt train services across Assam, as part of the 12-hour state-wide 'bandh' or shutdown called by 46 organisations...

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Assam Bandh LIVE updates: Police arrests 100 protesters across state; Dibrugarh worst-hit by shut...

Assam bandh LIVE updates: The state police has arrested at least 100 protesters from across the state for trying to enforce the bandh. Watch LIVE News, Latest Updates, Live blog, Highlights and Liv...

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Assam is a northeastern state of India. Its capital is Dispur, located at Guwahati. Guwahati is also known as the North-Eastern corridor of India.