National Population Register Npr
India  /  Published 05.08.20

Riots: Plea to focus on culprits

Delhi police on Tuesday questioned a Delhi University professor in connection with the February riots here in which 53 people died, a week after the arrest of another teacher of the varsity over a 201...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 20.01.20

Bangal the Great, fans punch ‘Bangladeshi’ taunts

East Bengal Ultras, the fan group which unfurled three anti-CAA banners during Sunday’s I-League Derby clash against Mohun Bagan, on Monday said they had conceptualised their campaign during the Ass...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

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

India  /  Published 20.01.20

Kerala govt to inform Centre it cannot update NPR

The Left front government in Kerala on Monday decided to inform the Centre it would not cooperate with the updation of the NPR, saying there were fears among the public about the process and it has th...
By PTI in New Delhi

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

India  /  Published 16.01.20

Plea for stay, NRC clarity

The Indian Union Muslim League on Thursday requested the Supreme Court to freeze any National Register of Citizens or National Population Register exercise and stay the operation of the Citizenship (A...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.01.20

Validity of a law is important: PC

Former Union minister and top advocate P. Chidambaram believes that states’ refusal to accept the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and start the process of National Population Register (NPR) is not a...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

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

India  /  Published 14.02.20

No need for chocolate heroes

For the young in the thick of the agitation in the capital against the citizenship matrix, poetry, songs and humour against bigotry replaced chocolates, roses and stuffed toys this Valentine’s Day.S...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


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