Nityanand Rai
India  /  Published 21.12.21

'Draft bill on births can access other databases'

The draft amendment to the Registration of Birth and Death Act has a provision to update the database of births and deaths with other databases, the Ministry of Home Affairs informed the Lok Sabha tod...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 24.11.21

BJP pre-poll promises to lunch host ‘go off menu’

Members of a poor Rajbanshi family in North 24-Parganas, who hosted lunch for Union minister of state for home Nityanand Rai on January 4, accused the Bengal BJP of making false promises before the As...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

India  /  Published 10.08.21

Govt: No plan on nationwide NRC

The government has not taken any decision on preparing a National Register of Indian Citizens (NRIC) for the whole country, Union minister Nityanand Rai said in Parliament on Tuesday. He, however, sa...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.08.21

Over 93,000 cyber crimes reported from 2017-19

Over 93,000 cases of cyber crimes were reported in the country between 2017 and 2019, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday. Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai also said that 46 cases of cybe...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.08.21

'No one arrested in JNU violence'

The Delhi Police has not arrested anyone in connection with the 2020 violence at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) even though several people were examined, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday. Union M...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 08.08.19

Illegal migrants: old idea about a new nation

The junior Union home minister, Nityanand Rai, recently rolled out interesting data in Parliament in response to questions on issues such as the progress in the fencing of the Indo-Bangladesh border a...
By Devadeep Purohit

India  /  Published 22.12.19

Detention centres: Is PM saying the truth?

By J.P. Yadav and Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 04.02.20

No decision yet on NRC: Govt

The Union home ministry on Tuesday said in a written reply to Parliament that the Centre had not taken any decision yet to roll out a nationwide NRC, at a time the country is witnessing widespread pro...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 04.02.20

Over 12000 sent to FTs during NRC update

The Assam government referred 12,107 people to foreigners tribunals (FTs) between 2017 and 2019, when the National Register of Citizenship (NRC) was being updated in the state, Union minister of state...
By Rajiv Konwar in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 24.07.19

Trinamul at Modi door over name change

Twelve Trinamul Congress MPs met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday to demand early introduction of a constitutional amendment to change the name of West Bengal to Bangla.“We went to meet the...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta


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