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Second Indian state challenges CAA in...

Second Indian state challenges CAA in...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 17 2020

The state government filed its suit under Article 131 of the Constitution

Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin cancels India...

Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin cancels India...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Mar 1 2020

The delegation was to include the speaker, chief whip, secretary of parliament secretariat, and other...

India's New Delhi heads to vote amid...

India's New Delhi heads to vote amid...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 8 2020

The law has stoked suspicion that Modi wants to turn secular India into a Hindu nation, something he...

Silver linings on India’s horizon

Silver linings on India’s horizon

Partha S Ghosh

Wed, Jan 29 2020

Will the recent upsurges ultimately challenge the RSS/BJP juggernaut?

Thousands march in Hyderabad to protest...

Thousands march in Hyderabad to protest...

South Asia

Sun, Jan 5 2020

More than 40% of Hyderabad's estimated population of nearly 7 million are Muslims

Indian state demands damages, threatens...

Indian state demands damages, threatens...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 26 2019

India's army chief on Thursday criticized the role of students in the protests

Director urges Bollywood stars to break...

Director urges Bollywood stars to break...

Showtime

Wed, Dec 25 2019

At least 21 people have died since crowds took to the streets enraged by the Hindu nationalist-led government’s...

Biryani, bankers and burqas: Inside...

Inside a sit-in protest on an Indian...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 25 2019

While some protests have turned violent - at least 21 people have been killed in clashes with

Ritwik Ghatak’s family issues statements...

Ritwik Ghatak’s family issues statements...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 24 2019

'We demand the material spreading disinformation be repealed with urgent and immediate...

India approves funds for population...

India approves funds for population...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 24 2019

The NPR is intended to create a comprehensive identity database of every resident of India

Missing from India's citizenship law:...

Missing from India's citizenship law:...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 24 2019

'Many were sent by the British as indentured labourers on Sri Lankan tea plantations, and hoped for...

Indian states propose land rights amid...

Indian states propose land rights amid...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 23 2019

India is not a signatory to the 1951 Refugee Convention, which spells out refugee rights and state responsibilities...

Modi says Citizenship law not anti-Muslim...

Modi says Citizenship law not anti-Muslim...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 22 2019

Several thousand people took part in Modi's rally where he accused the opposition of distorting facts...

CAA protest: Death toll rises to 11...

CAA protest: Death toll rises to 11...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 21 2019

The police said they had fired not a single shot

Bangladeshi forum rallies in protest...

Bangladeshi forum rallies in protest...

Dhaka

Fri, Dec 20 2019

The reports of some backlash have already started pouring in with some incidences of push-in from India...

Indian celebrities speak out in support...

CAA protests: Indian celebs break...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 20 2019

Among those in attendance were Farhan Akhtar, Sushant Singh Rajput, Swara Bhaskar, Anurag Kashyap, Huma...

Fresh clashes erupt in India over Citizenship...

Fresh clashes erupt in India over Citizenship...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 20 2019

A total of nine people have been killed in the clashes across India over the act

3 killed in violent protests over Indian...

3 killed in violent protests over Indian...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 19 2019

Hundreds of protestors were detained across India on Thursday as authorities clamped down on protests...

BJP leader offers Indian citizenship...

BJP leader offers Indian citizenship...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 19 2019

'We can give Musharraf fast track citizenship since he is from Daryaganj and suffering...

Arundhati Roy: Please stand up against...

Arundhati Roy: Please stand up against...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 18 2019

She spoke about demonetization and blamed it for the downfall of the Indian economy

Urdu writer Mujtaba Hussain decides...

Urdu writer Mujtaba Hussain decides...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 18 2019

The decision of Mujtaba Hussain to return the award to the government comes as a protest against Citizenship...