North East  /  Published 24.02.20

CBI probe sought in ‘anomalies’

The North-East Minorities Students’ Union (Nemsu) on Monday demanded a CBI probe into the alleged financial irregularities of Rs 45.36 lakh in Assam’s directorate of sar areas development.The Nems...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

India  /  Published 18.04.19

Burqa-clad women indulging in fake voting: BJP MLA

A Bharatiya Janata Party legislator in Amroha district has alleged that 'Burqa-clad women' are indulging in fake voting in his constituency, a charge denied by the district magistrate.The party's Hasa...
By PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 08.04.19

Nyay versus NaMo: Cong reminder of injustice

“Justice” is the theme of the Congress campaign for the general election, reflecting the party’s stand that various sections of society have faced injustice in the past five years and its offer ...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 02.10.19

Shah shifts focus from NRC, assures all but one

BJP chief Amit Shah on Tuesday sought to address rising panic in Bengal over the National Register of Citizens (NRC) by asserting that the Centre would first get a bill passed to protect “refugees...
By Sandip Chowdhury in Calcutta

India  /  Published 02.05.20

Support for minority face

Civil society activists on Saturday condemned the “media trial” of Delhi Minorities Commission chairman Zafarul Islam Khan after police booked him for alleged sedition over a tweet he had posted e...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 06.08.19

Collaboration is not the BJP's strength

The irony is telling. The need for contemplation seems to have acquired considerable urgency in this Age of Instantaneity. The controversy over the Centre’s haste in passing crucial bills has direct...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 28.07.19

The greatest threat to Indian democracy today

A friend, demoralized by the Bharatiya Janata Party’s emphatic victory in May, said ruefully that Narendra Modi could now write Annihilation of Caste, given how decisively his party swept Uttar Prad...
By Mukul Kesavan

India  /  Published 04.03.20

Rioters were housed and fed in schools: Delhi Minorities Commission

The Delhi Minorities Commission has said in its initial assessment of the riots in the capital that they were “one-sided and well-planned in which maximum damage was inflicted on Muslim houses and s...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 23.10.18

Some want Northeast, Bangladesh out of Bill

A section of the participants in a meeting called by the Joint Parliamentary Committee on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, in New Delhi on Tuesday mooted deletion of the word “Bangladesh” f...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 08.07.19

Polarizing people for the sake of short-term gain

Two days from now, Nagaland will begin preparing its Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland. Mizoram has planned a similar list. The inspiration comes from the National Register of Citizens be...
By The Editorial Board


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