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Feb 10, 2019
Lutyens 'secret keeper' and lobbyist Deepak Talwar under scanner for links with politicians, 'illicit' aviation dealsDeepak Talwar is in the custody of the Enforcement Directorate till 12 February, being confronted with voluminous documents linking him top politicians and businessmen. He is believed to have links with fugitive Vijay Mallya in a money laundering case.
Nov 02, 2018
After cancelling FCRA licences of over 18,000 NGOs in 6 years, Centre asks states to track funding, 'anti-national' activities of NGOsThe Central government has asked states and Union territories to "monitor" and take "urgent action" against NGOs that are "involved in anti-national activities"
Oct 26, 2018
ED raids Amnesty India over FEMA irregularities: A brief history of Centre's crackdown on NGOsThe latest Enforcement Directorate (ED) raids at the India office of Amnesty International in Bengaluru on Thursday has brought back questions related to the Narendra Modi government's handling of NGOs run by international bodies or funded by them in India.
Jul 07, 2018
With laws like FCRA, govt stifles attempts by NGOs to bring about political change, clamps down on dissentLaws like the FCRA hold NGOs back from fighting the government's crackdown on dissent and re-imagine ways to bring about political change.
Jun 24, 2018
CPM alleges bias in compiling NRC, accuses BJP of 'playing with emotive issues' in AssamAlleging authorities bias in compiling the national register of citizens (NRC) in Assam, the CPM on Sunday accused the ruling BJP of "playing with emotive issues" in the state for electoral gains.
Jun 13, 2018
Narendra Modi asks police to check NGOs' funding but conveniently ignores question of who finances political partiesRecent news reports suggest that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed top security officials to work with state police to identify how non-governmental organisations (NGOs) that are involved in anti-national activities are funded.
Jun 11, 2018
Exclusive: Narendra Modi asks security officials, police to check funding of NGOs involved in 'anti-national activities'Narendra Modi recently expressed concerned over NGOs indulging in anti-national activities at a high-level meeting.
Feb 05, 2018
Rise of Hindutva forces, upper caste antagonism catalyse drive by educated Dalits to assert their identityChristophe Jaffrelot talks about what's exceptional about current resurgence of Dalit assertiveness, and why right-wing politics will always have limited appeal for backward castes
Feb 03, 2018
Sitaram Yechury challenges introduction of electoral bonds, calls it a way of legalising political corruptionHaving amended the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA), the Congress and the BJP had saved themselves from prosecution as both the parties had received huge contributions from foreign companies, CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury alleged
Oct 15, 2017
Aligarh Muslim University, LSR among institutions, NGOs that have not filed 2015-16 annual returns: MHAIIM Kolkata, Aligarh Muslim University and Delhi's Lady Shri Ram College for Women are among 4,739 institutions and NGOs that have not disclosed to the government their foreign funding and expenditure for 2015 -16.