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Assam-Mizoram border dispute

Centre To Demarcate Northeast States' Boundaries Though Satellite Imaging To Settle Border Disputes

Aug 01, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The task of satellite imaging has been given to the North Eastern Space Application Centre (NESAC), a joint initiative of the Department of Space (DoS) and the North Eastern Council (NEC)

Assam-Mizoram Border Dispute: Two States In A Union Cannot Kill Each Other

Aug 01, 2021 T S Haokip

There is absolutely no sane reason as to why Indians should kill themselves.

Border Dispute: 19-Member All-Party Delegation From Assam To Visit Delhi

The delegation, which will be headed by Assam Assembly Speaker Biswajit Daimary, will urge the Centre to ‘ensure that the constitutional boundaries’ between Assam and Mizoram are maintained

Border Dispute: Mizoram Stands By 1875 Document On Boundary With Assam

Jul 31, 2021 Dipankar Roy

The boundary of Lushai Hills, as Mizoram was known then, was demarcated on the basis of the 1875 document under the Bengal Eastern Frontier Regulation of 1873.

Border Dispute: Meghalaya Minister Supports Mizoram MP For Threatening Assam Cops

Meghalaya minister Sanbor Shullai praised Mizoram Rajya Sabha MP K Vanlavena for threatening to kill Assam cops if they enter Mizoram’s jurisdiction

31 July, 2021

Border Tension: Mizoram Cops Book Assam CM, 2 Administrative Officials, 4 Senior Police Personnel

Outlook Web Bureau

The cases were filed in connection with the violence that occurred on the outskirts of Vairengte town in Mizoram's Kolasib district, officials said.

30 July, 2021

Border Tension: Assam Police Hunts For Mizoram MP After His Death Threat To Cops

Dipankar Roy

The team visited Vanlalvena’s official residence but he was not there. They then pasted a notice on the wall asking him to report at the Dhalai police station in Assam on August 1.

29 July, 2021

Border Tension: Assam Govt Advises Its People Not To Travel To Mizoram, Orders Checking Of Vehicles

Outlook Web Bureau

At least six Assam Police personnel were killed and several others suffered injuries in clashes at the Assam-Mizoram border on Monday, July 26.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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