National Register Of Citizens (nrc)
North East  /  Published 26.11.19

Legal aid for register victims in Assam

The Indian Civil Liberties Union (ICLU), a pan-India advocacy network of lawyers, activists, paralegals and students, has been providing free legal aid to those left out of the final National Register...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

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

North East  /  Published 20.01.20

Influx continues, so do CAA protests

A steady influx from Bangladesh continues in the time of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) but there has been a steep outflow too, in the aftermath of the...
By Pranjal Baruah 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

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 18.12.19

Pavan Varma set to part ways with Nitish Kumar

Pavan Varma, general secretary and national spokesperson of the JDU, appears set to quit the party over simmering differences with boss and Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar.For long uneasy over Nitis...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.12.19

‘No word on Bangladeshis yet’

New Delhi has not of late informed Dhaka of the presence of any Bangladeshi staying illegally in India, Gowher Rizvi, international affairs adviser to Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, said on ...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 17.12.19

Celebrate the Nobel, not the attire

Sir — Many Indians are celebrating the fact that Esther Duflo and Abhijit Banerjee attended the Nobel Prize ceremony in traditional Indian attire. But such jubilation, especially when it comes to Du...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 16.12.19

At Darul Uloom, cop baton jab

Provocation by police led students at a Lucknow seminary to resort to massive stone-throwing on Monday, prompting a ban on gatherings across Uttar Pradesh, the closure of colleges and universities, an...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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