Assam

State in northeast India

Assam is a state in northeastern India, situated south of the eastern Himalayas along the Brahmaputra and Barak River valleys. Assam covers an area of 78,438ย km2 (30,285ย sqย mi). The state is bordered by Bhutan and Arunachal Pradesh to the north; Nagaland and Manipur to the east; Meghalaya, Tripura, Mizoram and Bangladesh to the south; and West Bengal to the west via the Siliguri Corridor, a 22 kilometres (14ย mi) strip of land that connects the state to the rest of India.

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The comment comes amidst the widespread anti-citizenship act protests which have rocked the country, especially in Assam.
Credit: DNA - Published 17 hours ago

Denying that "religious persecution" was a criterion for offering Indian nationality to Hindu and other select communities under the amended citizenship law,..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 2 days ago

Any eligible beneficiary desirous of receiving benefit under the scheme, who does not possess the Aadhaar number or, has not yet enrolled for Aadhaar, shall have..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 2 days ago

Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 days ago

The Centre may give a relatively smaller window of just three months to those who want to apply for Indian citizenship in Assam under the newly-enacted..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 days ago

The Indian Railways has identified 21 miscreants who have been arrested so far for being involved in vandalism and arson of its property during the anti-CAA..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 4 days ago

Addressing a rally in Gaya organized in support of the contentious legislation, the UP CM asserted that the CAA is about granting citizenship and not taking it..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 5 days ago

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Monday ruled out the implementation of National Register of Citizens (NRC) in the state. Nitish Kumar while addressing the..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Monday ruled out the implementation of National Register of Citizens (NRC) in the state. Nitish Kumar in the state assembly..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

Opposition leader in Assam assembly Debabrata Saikia on Saturday asked CM Sarbananda Sonowal to quit BJP and form an alternate govt in the state with Congress..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

The Congress on Sunday said it will work towards revoking citizenships given under the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) if it is voted to power in 2021 assembly..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

In an attempt to pacify anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act protesters, the Centre is likely to put in place some "not-so-soft" rules for non-Muslim illegal..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

"On Thursday, chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal and finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma went to New Delhi to meet Union home minister Amit Shah and the very..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

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