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Dec 04, 2018
IPFT to press for separate tribal state, NRC; Tripura BJP ally will hold sit-in protest in New Delhi on 11 DecemberRuling BJP ally, IPFT, will restart its agitation from Wednesday to press for its decade-old demand for a separate state for the tribals in Tripura
Sep 11, 2018
'Detect, delete and deport': BJP's Ram Madhav says Assam NRC is govt exercise to protect Indians from illegal immigrantsBJP General Secretary Ram Madhav said Monday people excluded from the final list of Assam-specific National Register of Citizens would be de-franchised and deported to their country, while Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal suggested that the NRC be implemented across India.
Aug 16, 2018
On 72nd Independence Day, India must introspect; there are better ways to express nationalism than chest-thumpingThe 15th of August is not just Independence Day but also a day of introspection. Patriotism is not just of the chest-thumping variety. It is also the quieter, softer variation of helping the nation grow, through teaching its citizens to question.
Aug 15, 2018
Of no fixed abode: Govt should accept us or shoot us, says family of 'migrant' who committed suicide in 2012 over NRCIn 2012, Arjun Namasudra of Cachar district had killed himself after he was served with a D-voter notice by the Foreigners Tribunal in Assam; six years later, his family is battling the same crisis
Aug 07, 2018
Of no fixed abode: 102-yr-old man, who spent 3 months in detention centre, faces identity crisis courtesy Assam NRCThe family submitted the necessary documents when the process for National Register of Citizens (NRC) began. However, earlier this year they were sent a notice by the Foreigner’s Tribunal.
Aug 04, 2018
Delinking Aadhaar, voter roll from NRC negates intent, turns Rs 1,200-crore exercise into pointless endeavourIf the government’s proposed move to delink the voter roll and Aadhaar from the NRC comes to fruition, it would be a frontal negation of the NRC’s own intent and a gross misspending of taxpayers' money
Aug 03, 2018
Assam NRC: Proof of citizenship demands in the state, definition of 'illegal migrant' reveal legal minefieldA proposed amendment to India’s 63-year-old Citizenship Act and the definition of “illegal migrants” may hold the key to understand the unfolding confusion.
Aug 01, 2018
Protesting against Assam NRC draft, All-India Matua Mahasangha to organise rail roko in Kolkata's Sealdah sectionAll-India Matua Mahasangha, an organisation of backward classes, today resorted to rail blockade at different railway stations in Eastern Railway's Sealdah section claiming that the complete draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) will leave many people homeless