Mamata Banerjee plays CAA card to win back Matua support

Mamata taps into the discontent over BJP’s silence on deadline for Act’s implementation 

published on : 12th January 2021

'You have already become Indian citizens': Mamata tells Matuas at rally

Discontent among the Matuas, comprising Hindu migrants from Bangladesh, has surfaced on many occasions in the past over the issue of delay in implementing the CAA.

published on : 11th January 2021

Justice, but at what cost?

Since last year, every time Pinjra Tod activists Natasha Narwal and Devangana Kalita secured bail, the Delhi Police promptly rearrested them on new charges.

published on : 7th January 2021

Declared a 'foreigner', Assam centenarian dies stateless 

“He was frail and bed-ridden over the past few months. He had one last wish -- he wanted to die as an Indian,” Das’s daughter Niyati said.

published on : 15th December 2020

'Black day' in Northeast on first anniversary of CAA

The North East Students' Organisation appealed to people to "keep fighting for the just cause of our God-given right".

published on : 11th December 2020

NRC not flawless, RGI silent on corrective measures: NRC Assam coordinator to court:

The NRC State Coordinator cited a few examples of anomalies committed during the updating of the register.

published on : 10th December 2020

'Will not allow NRC, NPR in Bengal': Mamata says her govt will decide who resides in state

Mamata was addressing a rally in Bongaon in North 24 Parganas district where the concentration of Hindu refugees is high.

published on : 9th December 2020

Will not allow NRC in Bengal, says Mamata Banerjee

We will not allow Bengal to be turned into Gujarat, the TMC supremo asserted, claiming that the BJP has destroyed the country through its divisive politics.

published on : 9th December 2020

Illegal immigrants in final NRC list? Assam State Coordinator files affidavit in HC

According to unverified reports, the affidavit contained the names of around 4,800 persons.

published on : 9th December 2020

Puducherry politico turns to ‘horse power’ to win political power

The 'Ashva Puja' of AINRC involved two white horses that were brought to the premises of the new office by former MLA G Nehru.  

published on : 27th November 2020

AIMIM, TRS working to place illegal immigrants in Telangana's voters' list: Smriti Irani

The union minister said that the rights of every Indian citizen must be protected, adding the need to ensure that taxpayers' money should go to the 'deserving'.

published on : 25th November 2020

SC gives last chance for filing replies on pleas concerning delimitation in Assam

Some of the petitions in the apex court have also raised the issue regarding the process of delimitation in Nagaland and Manipur.

published on : 2nd November 2020

Bihar elections: Asaduddin Owaisi slams RJD, JD(U) over CAA, NRC

Owaisi said the government should focus on issues such as education, employment and health rather than the CAA and the NRC.

published on : 25th October 2020

'It's against SC ruling', says Congress as Assam moves to delete NRC ‘ineligible’ names

Leader of Opposition in the Assembly Debabrata Saikia said the NRC authorities in Assam had not obtained SC nod to issue the directive.

published on : 16th October 2020

10,000 ineligible names to be deleted from final NRC in Assam

Though final NRC for Assam was made public in August 2019, it is yet to be notified by the Registrar General of India, leaving the historic and controversial document without any official validity.

published on : 14th October 2020
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