Nityanand Rai
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

India  /  Published 17.03.19

Bihar battle: NDA ready, not rivals

The BJP ceded five Lok Sabha constituencies it holds in Bihar to the Janata Dal (United) and one more to the Lok Janshakti Party as the National Democratic Alliance announced the final seat-sharing fo...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma in Patna

West Bengal  /  Published 24.07.19

Completion of Bangladesh border fence by 2020

Junior home minister Nityanand Rai has informed the Lok Sabha that the government will complete fencing the India-Bangladesh border by December 2020, highlighting through facts and figures the steps t...
By Sandip Chowdhury and Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.07.19

Centre's blunt ‘no’ vs Bangla appeal

Non-BJP parties in Bengal have moved with alacrity to pursue an emotive issue after the Centre gave a perfunctory reply to a question whether it had cleared a proposal to rename the state as Bangla.In...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta/NewDelhi

India  /  Published 07.02.20

Shaheen braces for challenge after polls

Asked what he will do if police move in to clear the longest women-led anti-citizenship regime vigil in the country at Shaheen Bagh, lawyer Firoz Iqbal Khan did not think for long.“We will offer our...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


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