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North East  /  Published 20.01.20

Human chain for Akhil’s release

Thousands formed a human chain in the shape of the map of Assam in Jorhat district on Monday, demanding immediate release of Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) leader Akhil Gogoi.Akhil, who has been ...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.01.20

Imminent danger

The Citizenship Act 1955 was amended before but the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019, has for the first time given a religious turn aimed at segregating a particular community. The National register ...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 18.01.20

South Pointers, artistes take to the streets

A father and son, both of who voted for the BJP in the 2014 elections, walked in a rally to oppose the NRC, the CAA and the NPR — organised by some former students of South Point on Saturday. Atin D...
By Debraj Mitra and Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 18.01.20

Sweet treat to woo students

Several schools in Assam’s Tinsukia district are offering sweets to students to boost attendance in the new educational session, which has been affected by the cold and the protests against Citizens...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

India  /  Published 17.01.20

Punjab Assembly calls for repeal of CAA

Punjab on Friday became the first Congress-ruled state to pass a resolution asking the Centre to repeal the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) that has triggered the nationwide protests on for a month no...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.06.20

Evidence of rioting: riot protection tips

A WhatsApp message listing steps women can take to protect themselves during riots has been cited by Delhi police as key evidence while chargesheeting two student activists under grave sections in con...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.05.20

In 2,300 words, Cong avoids 2

The Congress on Saturday said the Narendra Modi government appeared to be at war with the people of India in the first year of its second term, inflicting wounds instead of healing them.“It is somew...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.05.20

Karnataka cops oppose student activist's release

Karnataka police have objected to the bail application filed by student activist Amulya Leona Noronha who has been in judicial custody for 87 days now in a sedition case linked to the Citizenship Amen...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.20

‘Here for my grandchild’

A 50-year-old woman sat at Park Circus Maidan chanting “hum ek hain (We are one)”, while her one-year-old granddaughter slept on her lap.Akbari Begum and her daughter-in-law have been coming to th...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.20

Neighbours launch anti-CAA drive

A neighbourhood off the EM Bypass in Patuli had a small group of people knocking every door one evening last week.The group, Humans of Patuli, was in the middle of a door-to-door campaign against the ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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