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Arunachal Pradesh Holds Talks With Assam On Border Issue

Nov 22, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

State Chief Minister Pema Khandu has spoken to his Assam counterpart Himanta Biswa Sarma on the issue, he said. “The state chief secretary and the inspector general of police have taken up the matter with their Assam counterparts,” Felix said.

Iraqi Migrants Caught In Border Crisis In Belarus Fly Home

Nov 19, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

While hundreds of Iraqis returned home Thursday, many others who are still in Belarus have moved into a heated warehouse not far from the border, emptying out a makeshift camp


Amid Standoff With India, China’s New Border Law Does Not Change Things On Ground

China's new border law is aimed at improving the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the country's border regions. Amid the Eastern Ladakh standoff with India, the move may be significant.

China Passes New Land Border Law Amid Ongoing Standoff With India

Oct 24, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The law, which becomes operational from January 1 next year, stipulates that 'the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the People's Republic of China are sacred and inviolable'.


India Wary As China Signs Pact With Bhutan To Resolve Border Dispute

In a virtual signing ceremony on Thursday, China and Bhutan on Thursday agreed on a three-step roadmap to resolve the border issue.

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22 August, 2021

Mizoram Govt Files Case Against Assam Cops For Theft Near Border

Outlook Web Bureau

The Mizoram government has accused Assam police personnel of 'stealing' construction materials from a project site near the border between the two Northeastern states.


10 August, 2021

157 Lives Lost In Inter-Border Disputes Between Assam And Neighbouring NE States

Outlook Web Desk

The data was shared in a report titled the 'Border Disputes in the North-East: Raging War Within' released by the Rights and Risks Analysis Group (RRAG) which highlighted that 65,729 persons were displaced between 1979 and 2021.


07 August, 2021

Border Tension: Vehicles To Mizoram Vandalised Despite Assam CM’s Appeal To End Blockade

Outlook Web Bureau

Miscreants vandalised several vehicles, which had started moving towards Mizoram, at Lailapur in Assam's Cachar district forcing them to turn back.


07 August, 2021

Assam CM Appeals To End Blockade As Mizoram Issues SOS For ‘Dying Covid Patients’

Outlook Correspondent

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma deputed two ministers to talk to the assorted organisations who are not allowing trucks and vehicles to move to the hill state after Mizoram health minister in a video message said it was very difficult to manage patients who were in dire need of oxygen given the limited supply due to the blockade.


07 August, 2021

Manipur CM Says Only Centre Can Solve Border Disputes In Northeast

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, in an exclusive interview to Outlook, says that maintaining peace in his state and the entire region is a priority.


06 August, 2021

Assam, Meghalaya Identify Six Areas Of Dispute In 2nd Border Meet

Outlook Correspondent

Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and his Meghalaya counterpart Conrad Sangma held discussions in Guwahati and decided to set up committees headed by cabinet ministers to try and find solutions to the border disputes.


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06 August, 2021

Assam, Meghalaya To Set Up Committees To Resolve Border Disputes

Outlook Web Bureau

Two panels will be headed by cabinet ministers of each state.


06 August, 2021

Nagaland Assembly Forms 10-Member Committee To Examine Border Issue With Assam

Dipankar Roy

The house has asked the committee to submit its report within a period of three months.


06 August, 2021

Northeast Border Disputes: When Brothers Fight, Dirty Politics Wins

Hoihnu Hauzel

The recent border clash between Mizoram and Assam and how it was allowed to flare up brought home many things not just about the two states but also about the region in totality that has seen too much bloodshed.


05 August, 2021

Assam, Mizoram Hold First Meeting After July 26 Flare-Up, Say Won't Deploy Forces

Outlook Correspondent

Assam and Mizoram have agreed to maintain peace in the border areas and welcomed deployment of neutral force by the Centre.


01 August, 2021

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

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)


01 August, 2021

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

T S Haokip

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


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31 July, 2021

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

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.


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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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