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Rahul Gandhi slams govt over NPR, NCR; says move another demonetisation-like assault on those living in poverty
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Rahul Gandhi slams govt over NPR, NCR; says move another demonetisation-like assault on those living in poverty

Asserting that the poor people are asking how will they get jobs, Gandhi said although the economy earlier grew at nine percent, it has now declined to four percent, that too if measured through a new technique

Neither CAA nor NPR linked to NRC, Opposition spreading false propaganda, says BJP general secretary Ram Madhav
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Neither CAA nor NPR linked to NRC, Opposition spreading false propaganda, says BJP general secretary Ram Madhav

BJP general secretary Ram Madhav on Thursday said neither the CAA nor the NPR has any link with the NRC and alleged that the Opposition is carrying out a false propaganda to malign the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government.

NRC required in West Bengal, infiltrators have become vote bank of ruling TMC, says BJP state chief Dilip Ghosh
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NRC required in West Bengal, infiltrators have become vote bank of ruling TMC, says BJP state chief Dilip Ghosh

He criticised West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee's opposition to NPR and said that it has become her habit to resist whatever is good for the country.

CAA protesters gather at Gandhi statue in London, demand withdrawal of new citizenship law and plans to hold nationwide NRC
India

CAA protesters gather at Gandhi statue in London, demand withdrawal of new citizenship law and plans to hold nationwide NRC

Hundreds of students and other groups gathered around the statue of Mahatma Gandhi at Parliament Square in London on Saturday to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the proposed National Register of Citizens (NRC) in India

Journalist Rohini Mohan on her Assam NRC reportage, 'breakdown of fragile, important coexistence' in India
India

Journalist Rohini Mohan on her Assam NRC reportage, 'breakdown of fragile, important coexistence' in India

In an exhaustive report for Vice News in collaboration with Type Investigations, Bengaluru-based journalist Rohini Mohan explores the complexities of the fallout of the NRC in Assam, as is being carried out since 2015. She also closely examines the workings of the Foreigners Tribunals, where 19 lakh individuals are now facing trial to prove their citizenship. Her investigation points to procedural lapses in an initiative that was speciously launched to sieve out illegal immigrants from Bangladesh in the state. The NRC now threatens to systemically strip many bona fide Indians of their citizenship, raising possibilities of rendering them stateless.

Assam govt issues notice to set up 200 additional Foreigner Tribunals in 33 districts for hearing appeals of those excluded from final NRC
India

Assam govt issues notice to set up 200 additional Foreigner Tribunals in 33 districts for hearing appeals of those excluded from final NRC

The Assam government has issued a notification setting up 200 more appellate Foreigner Tribunals for hearing of appeals of people excluded from the final National Register of Citizens (NRC)

BJP workers protests outside Arvind Kejriwal's residence after AAP chief slams Manoj Tiwari for demanding NRC in Delhi
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BJP workers protests outside Arvind Kejriwal's residence after AAP chief slams Manoj Tiwari for demanding NRC in Delhi

Members from BJP party staged protests outside Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal house, day after the AAP chief took a dig at BJP leader Manoj Tiwari's comments on NRC

'If NRC comes to Delhi, you will have to leave first': Arvind Kejriwal's swipe at BJP's Manoj Tiwari
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'If NRC comes to Delhi, you will have to leave first': Arvind Kejriwal's swipe at BJP's Manoj Tiwari

Taking a swipe at Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said if the National Register of Citizens (NRC) is implemented, the BJP leader will have to be the first to leave the city

BJP’s Dilip Ghosh accuses Mamata Banerjee of creating fear among people over NRC, says CM should take responsibility for ‘panic’ deaths
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BJP’s Dilip Ghosh accuses Mamata Banerjee of creating fear among people over NRC, says CM should take responsibility for ‘panic’ deaths

West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Tuesday accused Trinamool Congress (TMC) of creating fear among people over National Register of Citizens (NRC) and said if someone dies due to panic over the NRC then Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee should take responsibility for it

Amit Shah to address meeting on NRC in West Bengal's Kolkata on 1 October after Mamata Banerjee accuses BJP of 'creating panic'
India

Amit Shah to address meeting on NRC in West Bengal's Kolkata on 1 October after Mamata Banerjee accuses BJP of 'creating panic'

Home Minister Amit Shah is scheduled to speak on National Register of Citizens (NRC) and Citizenship Amendment Bill at Netaji Indoor Stadium in West Bengal's Kolkata on 1 October.

NRC has made many people with families, careers and property 'foreigners in their own country', says Shashi Tharoor
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NRC has made many people with families, careers and property 'foreigners in their own country', says Shashi Tharoor

Senior Congress leader and Lok Sabha MP Shashi Tharoor said on Wednesday that National Register of Citizens (NRC) has made 'many people who have families, careers, properties in India suddenly a foreigner' in their own country

Daily Bulletin: 19 lakh excluded from final NRC list in Assam, Bumrah's hat-trick, Texas shooting; today's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: 19 lakh excluded from final NRC list in Assam, Bumrah's hat-trick, Texas shooting; today's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Assam govt appeals for peace as final NRC list excludes 19 lakh people from list, Motor Vehicles Amendment Act to be implemented today, and more

Daily Bulletin: Assam final NRC list to be published today; Shahjahanpur law student to stay under Delhi Police's protection; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: Assam final NRC list to be published today; Shahjahanpur law student to stay under Delhi Police's protection; day's top stories

Final list of Assam NRC to be published today, Shahjahanpur law student to be given protection by Delhi Police till next hearing, India-West Indies second test match today; day's top stories

Amit Shah raises concern over illegal immigration from Bangladesh to India's North East, offers to help Dhaka deal with Rohingya issue
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Amit Shah raises concern over illegal immigration from Bangladesh to India's North East, offers to help Dhaka deal with Rohingya issue

Amit Shah raises concern over illegal immigration from Bangladesh to India's North East, offers to help Dhaka deal with Rohingya issue

NRC row: Retired teacher in Assam commits suicide after being excluded from updated citizen list
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NRC row: Retired teacher in Assam commits suicide after being excluded from updated citizen list

A retired school teacher has allegedly committed suicide in Mangaldoi district of Assam as his name did not appear in the updated draft National Register of Citizens (NRC), a senior district police official said on Monday.

Supreme Court issues notice to Tripura govt, Election Commission and others on plea seeking NRC in state
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Supreme Court issues notice to Tripura govt, Election Commission and others on plea seeking NRC in state

Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb had said that he will go in for National Register of Citizens (NRC) in his state if the exercise was successfully implemented in Assam.

BJP's Ram Madhav defends NRC exercise in Assam, says no genuine Indian citizen will be victimised
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BJP's Ram Madhav defends NRC exercise in Assam, says no genuine Indian citizen will be victimised

Ram Madhav added that there is no controversy in Assam over the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and the state was going through the process peacefully.

'Detect, delete and deport': BJP's Ram Madhav says Assam NRC is govt exercise to protect Indians from illegal immigrants
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'Detect, delete and deport': BJP's Ram Madhav says Assam NRC is govt exercise to protect Indians from illegal immigrants

BJP 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.

Supreme Court defers process of receiving claims, objections to Assam NRC; next hearing on 19 Sept
India

Supreme Court defers process of receiving claims, objections to Assam NRC; next hearing on 19 Sept

The Supreme Court examined the report submitted by Assam NRC coordinator Pratik Hajela, in which he mentioned the ramifications of allowing the over 40 lakh people excluded from the list change their documents.

Of no fixed abode: Disowned by family, transwoman who begs on trains, forced to knock on SC doors to get listed in Assam's NRC
India

Of no fixed abode: Disowned by family, transwoman who begs on trains, forced to knock on SC doors to get listed in Assam's NRC

Rinki is among the nearly 20,000 transgender persons in Assam who have been left out of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) as they were unable to furnish the required documents.