National Register Of Citizens (nrc)
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

India  /  Published 15.12.19

Kishor: NRC like demonetisation

Political strategist and JD(U) national vice-president Prashant Kishor on Sunday came out with a fresh tirade against the National Register for Citizens, which the Centre has proposed to implement acr...
By PTI in Patna

India  /  Published 14.12.19

Different protest voices at Jantar Mantar

Thousands of agitators packed into Jantar Mantar Road on Saturday, filling up every inch of what would be half the size of a football ground, as multiple demonstrations against the Citizenship (Amendm...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.12.19

Wound so deep people won’t forget

Veteran Congress leader P. Chidambaram, who has handled portfolios like finance and home at critical times, feels Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inflicted injury on India’s social and political fa...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 13.12.19

Bangladesh demands security for envoys

Bangladesh on Thursday summoned the Indian high commissioner Riva Ganguly Das to register its protest over the attack on its diplomat posted in Guwahati and the chancery. Dhaka has also demanded addit...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.12.19

NRC here to stay: Rajnath

Union defence minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday claimed that the BJP would form a majority government in Jharkhand.Singh, addressing a public meeting at K.B. High school ground in Dumri, said the BJP...
By Suresh Prasad Nikhar in Giridih

Opinion  /  Published 12.12.19

Tryst with a new, chilling destiny

New India has made a tryst with a new — but chilling — destiny. The passage of the citizenship (amendment) bill, which was passed by both Houses of Parliament, is a testimony to the growing distan...
By The Editorial Board in

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Swing between hope & despai

Subhash Barman, 43, was not sure how to react. Having lived his entire life as a refugee, the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill kindled hope of a permanent refuge but fear looms large as protests against t...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati

India  /  Published 11.12.19

Persecution ‘hole’ in bill fuels theories

The draft of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill that was circulated among MPs shows a “discrepancy” that had not been conclusively addressed even after the piece of legislation was passed in the Raj...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 09.12.19

NRC rush tells on bank

A nationalised bank was ransacked at Harishchandrapur on Monday by people who gathered for corrections in their Aadhaar cards after they were allegedly told that not more than 50 applications could be...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda


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