India  /  Published 17.02.20

Panel slams UP cop action on women

A panel set up by some social workers and lawyers in Uttar Pradesh to look into alleged police atrocities on protesters against the new citizenship triad has slammed the law enforcers for their “bar...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 17.02.20

Delhi HC notice on Jamia injuries

Delhi High Court on Monday asked the Centre, the AAP government and city police to respond to a plea by a Jamia Millia Islamia student who has sought compensation for injuries he suffered in police ac...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.02.20

PM Modi stands by CAA, Article 370 scrap

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday ruled out a rethink on the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, making it clear his government wouldn’t roll back the controversial law despite pressure from across th...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 15.02.20

Tribal outfit launches bike rally against CAA

A tribal organisation launched a bike rally from Kumargram in Alipurduar district on Saturday to protest the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and country-wide National Register of Citizens. The rally that ...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar

North East  /  Published 15.02.20

People selling infants: Sarkar

Former Tripura chief minister and leader of the Opposition Manik Sarkar on Saturday alleged that people living in the state’s rural areas were forced to sell their infants because of an acute crisis...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala


North East  /  Published 06.04.19

Citizen bill set to be major factor this poll

 “I am not a factor but the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, is.”This is how retired bureaucrat M.G.V.K Bhanu, the Congress nominee for the Tezpur Lok Sabha seat, took a dig at BJP candida...
By Pankaj Sarma in Guwahati

India  /  Published 14.02.20

NSA slapped on hounded doctor

The stringent National Security Act has been slapped on Dr Kafeel Khan, who is lodged in Mathura jail, in connection with an anti-CAA speech at Aligarh Muslim University.Khan, a paediatrician, had ear...
By PTI in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 14.02.20

Unite against Right: Aishe

The student wing of the RSS “believes in devouring the space for debate on campuses and is emerging as a threat across the country”, Aishe Ghosh, president of the JNU students’ union, said on Fr...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 05.04.19

Congress eyes ‘Mukul wave’ in Tura

The Congress office here was filled with upbeat workers who are confidently working towards winning the Tura parliamentary seat.The last time the Congress won the seat was in 1999 when former Lok Sabh...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Tura

North East  /  Published 05.04.19

Citizen bill holds key to Mizoram prospects

On January 23, anti-citizenship bill protesters carried placards saying, “Hello China, Bye Bye India”. On February 12, the anti-bill brigade hit the streets again carrying a banner, “Welcome Ind...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl


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