West Bengal  /  Published 16.11.19

Bengal to set up detention centres for arrested foreigners

The Bengal government will soon set up two detention centres to house foreign nationals arrested on criminal charges, but the camps have “absolutely no connection” with the National Register of Ci...
By PTI in Calcutta

India  /  Published 30.01.20

Left leaders held on way to Rajghat

CPI and CPM general secretaries D. Raja and Sitaram Yechury, Swaraj India president Yogendra Yadav and Supreme Court advocate Prashant Bhushan were detained with scores of others in the Red Fort’s n...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 07.03.19

Behind bars and forgotten

Even though India and Pakistan have made some efforts to streamline the process of repatriating each other’s prisoners, a visit to prisons on either side can still yield disturbing stories.Often, th...
By Palak Chaudhari

North East  /  Published 12.05.19

KMSS adviser Akhil Gogoi opposes move to release foreigners

The Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) on Sunday opposed the release of declared foreigners from detention camps, describing it “suicidal”. KMSS adviser Akhil Gogoi blamed the Assam government fo...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

India  /  Published 26.12.19

Congress challenges government on NPR format

The Congress has emphasised that the UPA government had shelved a pilot project on citizenship determination that the Atal Bihari Vajpayee administration had christened the “National Population Regi...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


North East  /  Published 24.12.19

'PM, where did my father die?'

The family members of Dulal Chandra Paul, a declared foreigner who died in detention in October, are furious over Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s claim that India has no detention centre.“If there ...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati

India  /  Published 22.12.19

TMC delegation detained at Lucknow airport

A four-member Trinamul Congress (TMC) delegation, which was scheduled to meet the grieving families of those killed in Uttar Pradesh during protests over the new citizenship law, was 'detained' at Luc...
By PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 15.08.19

Shah Faesal detained in hotel

Shah Faesal, the IAS topper from Kashmir who gave up the civil service for public life, has been taken to a makeshift detention centre at the Centaur Hotel here since his detention early on Wednesday,...
By PTI in Srinagar

World  /  Published 14.09.19

Hong Kong rivals trade blows in mall

Skirmishes broke out Saturday at a shopping mall in Hong Kong between supporters of the ongoing protests for democratic reforms in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory and people backing the central ...
By AP in Hong Kong

India  /  Published 12.09.19

Shah Faesal withdraws plea on detention

Delhi High Court on Thursday allowed bureaucrat turned politician Shah Faesal to withdraw his plea challenging his detention from IGI Airport here following the government’s move to scrap Jammu and ...
By PTI in New Delhi


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