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OP-ED: Secularism goes beyond what’s...

OP-ED: Secularism goes beyond what’s...

Brig Gen Qazi Abidus Samad

Sun, Jun 13 2021

It comes down to what citizens feel and perceive

India offers citizenship to non-Muslim...

India offers citizenship for non-Muslim...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 29 2021

The country’s government, however, is yet to frame rules under the controversial Citizenship Amendment...

Explainer: Why CAA is having little...

Why CAA is having little impact on West...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 11 2021

Everyday politics dominates the discourse amongst the state’s large population of Hindu Bangladeshi...

BJP: Only CAA, no NRC, if voted to power...

BJP: Only CAA, no NRC, if voted to power...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 4 2021

This comes in counter to the opposition's claims that if voted to power in West Bengal

India: No decision yet on nationwide...

India: No decision yet on nationwide...

South Asia

Thu, Mar 18 2021

Indian Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Nitynanand Rai confirmed that no decision has been taken...

BJP: Citizenship law rollout In West...

BJP: Citizenship law rollout In West...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 13 2020

'Even if the West Bengal government opposes the implementation of CAA we (central government) will...

India retains billboards 'naming and...

India retains billboards 'naming and...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 9 2020

The state government, run by an ally of Hindu nationalist Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accuses the 57...

Indian lawmakers scuffle over citizenship...

Indian lawmakers scuffle over citizenship...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 3 2020

Hundreds of thousands of people - led by students and Muslim groups - have been demonstrating for more...

India's Hindu nationalist trajectory...

India's Hindu nationalist trajectory...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 26 2020

The legislation has stoked fears that Modi wants to remould his country as a Hindu nation

Police officer killed in pro, anti-CAA...

Police officer killed in pro, anti-CAA...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 24 2020

Police used tear gas and smoke grenades to disperse a crowd of thousands of protesters in New Delhi as...

Thousands of Muslims march in Chennai...

Thousands of Muslims march in Chennai...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 19 2020

Over 3,000 people took part in a march in Tiruchirappalli on Wednesday, shouting slogans against the...

Modi stands firm on Kashmir, CAA...

Modi stands firm on Kashmir, CAA...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 16 2020

Modi also highlighted other important decision of his administration, including the setting up of a trust...

New CCTV footage shows Delhi police...

New CCTV footage shows Delhi police...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 16 2020

Delhi police were accused of using excessive force to quell the demonstrations, and storming the...

Regional Indian party organizes rally...

Regional Indian party organizes rally...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 10 2020

If combined with a proposed national register of citizens, critics of the CAA fear it would discriminate...

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...

Modi: I had the privilege of touching...

Modi: I had the privilege of touching...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 7 2020

Modi alleged there was an issue with the opposition's mindset, which saw some people as 'Muslims...

Another firing reported near JMU in...

Another firing reported near JMU in...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 3 2020

Two suspects, one of them wearing a red jacket, came on a scooter and opened fire outside JMU

Gunman shoots Jamia protester shouting...

Gunman shoots Jamia protester shouting...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 30 2020

Police later said they had detained the suspected gunman but gave no details

India’s ruling party MLA opposes...

India’s ruling party MLA opposes...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 29 2020

' The CAA was enacted only for vote-bank, which is benefiting the BJP'

SRK: Religion not talked about in my...

SRK: Religion not talked about in my...

Showtime

Mon, Jan 27 2020

"My wife is Hindu, I am Muslim. However, my children are Indian," SRK said.

More evictions feared in India as citizenship...

More evictions feared in India as citizenship...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 24 2020

The residents said they were migrants from other Indian states, and that they were evicted without any...