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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...

2 million face statelessness as India...

2 million face statelessness as India...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 31 2019

A total of 31.1 million people were included in the National Register of Citizens (NRC), leaving out...

Assam security tight for Indian citizens...

Assam security tight for Indian citizens...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 30 2019

The National Register of Citizens (NRC) for the state is due out on Saturday

Over 100,000 excluded from NRC in Assam...

Over 100,000 excluded from NRC in Assam...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 26 2019

The draft NRC published last year had left out around 4 million people

Rahul Gandhi criticizes BJP for NRC,...

Rahul Gandhi criticizes BJP for NRC,...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 26 2019

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill was introduced in India’s lower house of parliament in July, 2016,...

Meghalaya BJP legislators oppose Citizenship...

Meghalaya BJP legislators oppose Citizenship...

South Asia

Sun, Jan 13 2019

Notably, Meghalaya shares a 443 km-international border with Bangladesh

Citizenship amendment bill to be tabled...

Citizenship amendment bill to be tabled...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 2 2019

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill was introduced in India’s lower house (Lok Sabha) in July, 2016...

Assam NRC: UN experts warn of tensions,...

Assam NRC: UN experts warn of tensions,...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 28 2018

The independent experts of the global body said that the draft National Register of Citizens (NRC) list,...

Students’ Organization demands registration...

Students’ Organization demands registration...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 12 2018

A 25-member delegation led by NESO Advisor Samujjal Bhattacharya submitted an eight-point charter of...

Indian home minister to mull NRC for...

Indian home minister to mull NRC for...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 6 2018

A delegation from the Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura (INPT), led by party President Bijoy...

Meghalaya mulls NRC-like exercise

Meghalaya mulls NRC-like exercise

South Asia

Thu, Sep 27 2018

The Meghalaya chief minister, Conrad K Sangma, made the announcement in the state’s legislative...

Four million omitted from Assam NRC...

Four million omitted from Assam NRC...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 25 2018

On September 19, the Supreme Court in Delhi directed the NRC authorities to re-evaluate the claims of...

BJP chief slammed for remarks on Bangladeshi...

BJP chief slammed for remarks on Bangladeshi...

World

Tue, Sep 25 2018

He said that millions of ‘illegal infiltrators’ have entered the country like ‘termites’...

Amit Shah: Bangladeshi immigrants are...

Amit Shah: Bangladeshi immigrants are...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 23 2018

Shah was speaking at a public meeting in the southwest Indian state of Karnataka

Assam BJP advocates for more documents...

Assam BJP advocates for more documents...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 6 2018

They submitted a memorandum to NRC’s State Coordinator on Tuesday

Assam Congress-in-charge criticizes...

Assam Congress-in-charge criticizes...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 30 2018

Congress-in-charge for Assam stated that instead of doing something for genuine citizens, BJP is creating...

Tripura parties want NRC to drive out...

Tripura parties want NRC to drive out...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 25 2018

Tripura should immediately introduce an NRC to identify foreign nationals settled in the state, said...

Update NRC to save indigenous population,...

Update NRC to save indigenous population,...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 20 2018

The discourse was organized by the Ethno Heritage Council, a civil society organization of Manipur, at...

Tripura ethnic party to hold protest...

Tripura ethnic party to hold protest...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 19 2018

The Indigenous Nationalist Party of Tripura (INPT), a political party representing the ethnic community...

Ex-Assam CM: Govt promised to update...

Ex-Assam CM: Govt promised to update...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 15 2018

On July 30, the draft of NRC update list was published, excluding over 4 million people

How the 1947 Sylhet partition led to...

How the 1947 Sylhet partition led to...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 13 2018

Till the division, there were more Bangla speakers in Assam than Assamese speakers