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Feb 21, 2019
Nellie massacre: 36 years on, a reflection on why victims of tragedy have been erased from public memoryWith respect to the Nellie massacre, we have arrived at the stage of decline. One needs to ask, what is the politics of erasure of Nellie? Whose purpose does it serve?
Feb 12, 2019
Section 144 imposed in Imphal ahead of tabling of citizenship bill in RS; prohibitory orders issued after 165 organisations agitateProhibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC have been imposed in East and West Imphal districts ahead of the tabling of Citizenship (Amendment) Bill
Jan 08, 2019
LS passes Citizenship Amendment Bill: Assam poised to have two classes of citizens as religion becomes basisThe passing of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday by a voice vote is a crucial step closer to making religion the basis for identification of "illegal Bangladeshi migrants" in Assam, in violation of the Assam Accord
Jan 07, 2019
'NRC will weed out Jinnahs living in Assam': BJP's Himanta Biswa Sarma lauds Narendra Modi for protecting indigenous people of stateSarma also urged the AASU, which has been demanding to detect and deport illegal Hindu Bangladeshis from Assam for long, to come forward and speak for the interest of the greater Assamese community.
Oct 30, 2018
Centre's order to grant citizenship to illegal migrants sparks mixed reactions in Assam; Bengali groups welcome moveThe Centre's recent notification to register Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian infiltrators from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh as Indians in 16 districts across seven states in India has evoked clashing reactions in Assam.
Oct 22, 2018
Assam govt faces threat to law and order situation as 46 organisations call for bandh over Citizenship Amendment BillThe BJP rose to power in Assam under the leadership of Sarbananda Sonowal for the first time in 2016 on the promise to deport Bangladeshi immigrants.
Sep 21, 2018
Munich Police investigates massive human trafficking network linked to India and Nepal, arrests fiveThe Indian authorities have not been involved so far in the ongoing investigation as the Indian and Nepalese gang members are mainly operating from Germany and other European countries.
Sep 20, 2018
Bangladeshi immigrants with their names on Odisha's electoral rolls face uncertain future with looming Lok Sabha pollsAs rapid industrialisation and a lot of construction activities are going on in and around the state's capital city Bhubaneswar, lakhs of people from neighbouring states and Bangladeshi refugees have come to Odisha in search of work.
Aug 27, 2018
Peru prime minister says 'unprepared' for Venezuela migrant influx, but vows 'solidarity' with arrivalsPrime Minister Cesar Villanueva on Monday said that Peru was "not prepared" for the huge flow of migrants streaming in from crisis-wracked Venezuela but insisted that his country would stand in "solidarity" with the arrivals
Aug 07, 2018
Assam NRC: Tarun Gogoi drops a bombshell, says people in voter list could have been accommodated in citizens' registerThe former chief minister’s suggestion to accept the voter list as a valid document of citizenship is seen as the continuation of the same politics around securing vote bank.