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How Bangladesh helped Assam

How Bangladesh helped Assam

Saleem Samad

Mon, Mar 2 2020

By clamping down on the country’s terror outfits

Assam to shut state-run madrasas, Sanskrit...

Assam to shut state-run madrasas, Sanskrit...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 13 2020

'It was not the job of a secular government to teach religion, scriptures and languages such as Arabic...

Lessons from the Assam experience

Lessons from the Assam experience

Deb Mukharji

Mon, Dec 23 2019

The NRC is meant to intimidate and the CAA to reassure

India citizenship law protests spread...

India citizenship law protests spread...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 16 2019

Anger with Modi’s Hindu nationalist government was further fueled by allegations of police brutality...

A threat to the idea of South Asia

A threat to the idea of South Asia

Longform

Sun, Dec 15 2019

What India’s Citizenship Amendment Bill intends to do

2 dead, several wounded in India as...

2 die in Assam as protests escalate...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 12 2019

The new law is also raising concerns that Modi's government is pushing a Hindu-first identity for...

A challenge to Bangladesh’s secular...

A challenge to Bangladesh’s secular...

Saleem Samad

Wed, Dec 11 2019

Why did the Indian defense minister so grossly mischaracterize Bangladesh? 

The trajectory of Indo-Bangla...

The trajectory of Indo-Bangla...

Sarwar Jahan Chowdhury

Sun, Oct 6 2019

What to expect from the PM’s latest visit

India’s state police launch drive to...

India’s state police launch drive to...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 1 2019

The police were directed to identify places like railway stations, bus terminals and new colonies where...

Assam minister: Citizenship bill to...

Assam minister: Citizenship bill to...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 24 2019

The final list of the National Register of Citizens in Assam was released on August 31, excluding over...

Mamata: Shame on BJP for creating panic...

Mamata: Shame on BJP for creating panic...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 23 2019

'NRC exercise will not be carried out in Bengal or anywhere else in country, it was conducted in...

Amartya cautions Mamata about emulating...

Amartya cautions Mamata about emulating...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Many are now saying that Bengal, a once-Renaissance land, shouldn’t allow itself to be defined...

Which cannot be cured, has to be...

Which cannot be cured, has to be...

Long Form

Thu, Sep 19 2019

Demographic changes that happen for historical reasons cannot be reversed by quick-fix political engineering...

A human tragedy in the making

A human tragedy in the making

Opinion

Sun, Sep 15 2019

India is making its own people stateless. Bangladesh shouldn’t have to pay the price

Final NRC status of all Assam applicants...

Final NRC status of all Assam applicants...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 14 2019

List comes less than a fortnight after 1.9 million people were excluded from the final NRC released on...

India detention camp: 2.5 hectares for...

India detention camp: 2.5 hectares for...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 13 2019

India's 1st illegal immigrant detention camp is roughly the size of 7 football fields

Every individual has the right to...

Every individual has the right to...

Umran Chowdhury

Fri, Sep 13 2019

Downtrodden people are now at the mercy of exploitation by a sinister, cynical, and fascist agenda

Is India building detention...

Is India building detention...

World

Tue, Sep 10 2019

Indian newspapers have reported the construction of detention centres in Assam and Mumbai for those that...

Amit Shah: No illegal immigrant can...

Amit Shah: No illegal immigrant can...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 9 2019

Shah also accused the previous governments of the Congress party of alienating the North East from the...

Four Bangladeshis arrested with fake...

Four Bangladeshis arrested with fake...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 9 2019

The accused were arrested following a raid by the police in Silchar, the main city of Cachar district...

Amit Shah visits ‘disturbed area’...

Amit Shah visits ‘disturbed area’...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 8 2019

'I have clarified in parliament that this is not going to happen and I am saying it again today in...