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Sep 03, 2019
Rs 1,220-cr and 10 years later, NRC leaves group favouring exercise dissatisfied, raises doubts over migrant numbers in AssamThe NRC in Assam, which took ten years, employed 52,000 government employees and cost the government Rs 1,220 crore, is now being considered as a fruitless exercise by the very same people who sought it in order to detect and deport of illegal migrants from the northeastern state
Aug 11, 2019
What the Fields Remember: Subasri Krishnan on the human cost of the Nellie massacreThe Nellie massacre is among the bloodiest chapters in the history of India. Yet it remains on the fringes of the nation’s collective memory. Documentary filmmaker Subasri Krishnan’s film What the Fields Remember is an effort to chronicle what is/has been forgotten.
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?
Jan 18, 2019
Citizenship bill: Submerged in sectarian politics, BJP turns a blind eye to historical complexities of Assamese sub-nationalismThough partition caused a communal rift in Assam, after Independence, the ‘Language movement’ overshadowed the problem of illegal immigration into Assam.
Aug 06, 2018
NRC in Assam goes much beyond Hindu-Muslim binary; ignores state's complicated historyThis might be a moment to pause, re-examine the way we have been thinking about this and articulating it to see it beyond a policy problem and solution.
Jul 30, 2018
Final NRC draft released today: Citizenship test in Assam rattles Muslim survivors of 1983 Nellie massacre; 'govt is trying to finish us off'National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam has put the Muslim survivors of 1983 Nellie massacre on edge.