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Jun 04, 2018
Fearing erosion of culture and resources, Arunachal Pradesh's indigenous tribes oppose Citizenship Amendment BillArunachal Pradesh is seeing strong opposition to the Citizenship Amendment Bill, which, if passed, will allow persecuted refugees to apply for citizenship.
Mar 10, 2018
Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb allocates portfolios to inducted ministers; keeps home, PWD, industries departments for selfBiplab Kumar Deb, who assumed the office of Tripura chief minister yesterday, allocated portfolios to all the nine ministers sworn-in, including himself
Oct 16, 2017
Kiren Rijiju says rights of Arunachal Pradesh's indigenous people will not be compromised by influx of Chakma, Hajong refugeesRijiju said on Sunday that the rights of indigenous people of Arunachal Pradesh would be protected and they would not be "let down" because of Chakma and Hajong refugees
Sep 27, 2017
Deporting Rohingya could have huge implications on India and tarnish global image, says lawyer Colin GonsalvesRohingya have asked for protection and the right to not be returned to the place where they are being persecuted under Article 21, says lawyer Colin Gonsalves.
Sep 22, 2017
PPA urges Arunachal Pradesh govt to adopt concrete policy on Chakma-Hajong refugeesPeople's Party of Arunachal (PPA) has called upon the BJP government in the state to come out with clear policies on the Chakma-Hajong refugee issue.
Sep 21, 2017
Asaduddin Owaisi calls Rajnath Singh's remarks on Rohingyas 'disingenuous', says most refugees in India have UNHCR cardsAIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi termed as "disingenuous" the statement by home minister Rajnath Singh that Rohingyas in India were not refugees but illegal immigrants.
Sep 19, 2017
Kiren Rijiju says Centre will approach SC for 'modification' of order granting citizenship to Chakma, Hajong refugeesKiren Rijiju said the central government will soon approach Supreme Court to seek a "modification" of its order to grant citizenship to Chakma-Hajong refugees
Sep 16, 2017
Arunachal Pradesh govt urges Congress to stop politicising issue of Chakma, Hajong refugeesArunachal Pradesh government on Saturday asked the Opposition Congress to stop politicising the Chakma, Hajong refugees issue and to work together for a logical solution.
Sep 12, 2017
Amidst Rohingya row, Govt set to grant citizenship to Chakmas, Hajong refugeesChakmas and Hajongs were originally residents of Chittagong Hill Tracts in the erstwhile East Pakistan who left their homeland when it was submerged by the Kaptai dam project
Aug 24, 2017
Mizoram CM accepts resignation of Buddha Dhan Chakma, says govt never discriminated against tribalsChakma, the Minister of State for Sericulture and Fisheries, quit earlier this week protesting the denial of medical education seats from the state quota to Chakma tribal students