Today, fresh fighting was reported between the Taliban and resistance forces in Afghanistan's Panjshir Valley, as the hardline Islamists finalise a new government; A Karnataka BJP MLA, Aravind Bellad's justification for the increase in fuel and gas prices is the Taliban crisis in Afghanistan; Today, Chief Justice NV Ramana said that the collegium has recommended record 68 names in one go for elevation as judges to a dozen High Courts; Today, the government signed a tripartite Karbi Peace Accord in the presence of Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Assam Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma and the representatives of Karbi outfits in Delhi.
#FuelPrices #Taliban #AfghanCrisis
Assam and Mizoram were again at loggerheads, with Assam accusing its neighbouring state of constructing a bridge in its territory and Mizoram police filing a case against Assam police on Saturday for allegedly stealing construction material from the site.
#Assam #Mizoram #AssamMizoramborder
Today, Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri cited the evacuations from Afghanistan to support the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act; The finance ministry has summoned Infosys chief Salil Parekh tomorrow to explain the continuing glitches in the new income tax e-filing portal; Mizoram has accused the Assam police of "stealing" construction material in Kolasib district which shares the border with the neighbouring state's Hailakandi; Today, officials said that the scattered factions of the Hurriyat Conference are likely to face a ban under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.
#HardeepPuri #CAA #AfghanistanCrisis #Hurriyat
Assam finally lifted the unofficial economic blockade on Mizoram. The blockade was lifted on August 7th night after Assam’s Urban Development Minister Ashok Singhal and forest minister Parimal Suklabaidya arrived at Lailapur border area on Saturday evening and spoke with the locals, who were refusing to let the trucks pass through Assam.
#AssamMizoramconflit #Economicblockade #Assam
Trinamool Congress's Derek O'Brien demanded today that Prime Minister Narendra Modi attend monsoon session in Parliament; India reported 39,070 fresh Covid-19 cases and 491 deaths in the last 24 hours; Today, the UK eased travel restrictions for India by moving the country from its ‘red’ to ‘amber’ list; Last night in the late hours, the trucks carrying essential supplies to Mizoram finally got a move after appeals to the locals by Assam ministers.
#Opposition #MonsoonSession #AssamMizoram
As many as six Assam Police personnel were killed as violence along the Assam-Mizoram border spiralled out of control on Monday. The tweet comes just hours after... IndiaTimes Also reported by •Zee News •DNA