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Tension in Assam after refusal to register 4 million people

More than four million people have been excluded from a list of Indian citizens in the northeast state of Assam, according to reports by Benar News, an online news service affiliated with the US-based Radio Free Asia, as well as various Indian newspapers and websites. The list, known as the National Register of Citizens (NRC), […]