• Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019
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Of ‘infiltrators’ and ‘internal matters’:...

Of ‘infiltrators’ and ‘internal matters’:...

D2

Sun, Oct 13 2019

While Amit Shah threatens to deport ‘illegal immigrants’, Modi assures Bangladesh that it...

‘Karnataka collecting data on immigrants,...

‘Karnataka collecting data on immigrants,...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 4 2019

Bommai made the remarks a day after he claimed that the state already had conducted two meetings on the...

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...

BJP leader: Mamata should be Bangladeshi...

BJP leader: Mamata should be Bangladeshi...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 15 2019

Mamata is a strong critic of the database of citizens, and has time and again said that she will not...

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: Fear among Muslims over planned...

India: Fear among Muslims over planned...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 11 2019

Many Muslims say BJP is using the citizenship issue to target the community as activists warn against...

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...

Northeast Indian states step up vigil...

Northeast Indian states step up vigil...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 4 2019

The Naga Students Federation has also expressed apprehensions about people left out of the NRC moving...

Assam minister: Not rejecting NRC, only...

Assam minister: Not rejecting NRC, only...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 3 2019

Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said the outcome of National Register of Citizens (NRC) is...

The irony in the Assam NRC

The irony in the Assam NRC

South Asia

Tue, Sep 3 2019

The exclusion of 1.9 million people had raised fears of legitimate citizens being left out of the...

The Indian state that wants to throw...

The Indian state that wants to throw...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 1 2019

The citizens register included 31.1 million people, but 1.9 million were deemed ineligible - potentially...

Publication of final citizens’ registry...

Publication of final citizens’ registry...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 1 2019

33 million candidates have been included, with 1.9 million people not being included in the final list...

Backlash grows over contentious India...

Backlash grows over contentious India...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 1 2019

Critics said the NRC process reflected the BJP's goal to serve Hindus, with a large chunk of those...

Family of India’s former president left...

Family of India’s former president left...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 1 2019

Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed was the fifth president of India from 1974 to 1977

Over 1.9m people excluded from NRC in...

Over 1.9m people excluded from NRC in...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 1 2019

“We have not yet started thinking about it. Any decision will be taken by the whole government,”...

Imran Khan: Modi's government targeting...

Imran Khan: Modi's government targeting...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 31 2019

He shared a recent report from the Indian state of Assam where almost two million people were denied...

AASU to approach SC against exclusion...

Students Union to approach SC against...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 31 2019

The Assam Public Works, which was the first organisation to file a petition in the Supreme Court seeking...

Assam NRC: What next for 1.9m people...

Assam NRC: What next for 1.9m people...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 31 2019

The aim of the register was to separate genuine Indian citizens from undocumented immigrants in the...