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Assam NRC

Most of Assam’s 19 lakh NRC rejects can cast votes in 2021 polls

Unless foreigners tribunal declares a person as foreigner, his or her name will be there in the voter list even after exclusion from the NRC

24 Dec 2020 5:00 AM

Fresh anti-CAA agitation resumes in Assam, set to intensify further

Most in Assam are opposed to the CAA because it provides for Indian citizenship to non-Muslims from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan

12 Dec 2020 4:43 AM

Five year term was not enough for BJP govt to drive out Mughals from Assam: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Sarma told reporters that his government has decided to approach the SC after the polls next year for complete re-verification of NRC

06 Nov 2020 2:26 PM

Citizenship Act has nothing to do with Muslims living in India: Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid

Bukhari urged the people, including the youth, to not be provoked by nefarious elements.

18 Dec 2019 11:19 AM

Will be first to not sign NRC document, we'll oppose 'kale angrez': C'garh CM

Earlier this month, Baghel had said that the BJP only engages in divisive politics in the name of religion.

18 Dec 2019 8:38 AM


‘Reminded Jallianwala Bagh’: Uddhav on police crackdown on Jamia students

Thackeray said the youth are the country's future and they have a lot of potential.

17 Dec 2019 3:12 PM

Assam protests due to politics of xenophobia

The protests in Assam and Meghalaya were against the Citizenship Amendment Act alone.

17 Dec 2019 7:45 AM

Mamata claims people took money from BJP for perpetrating violence over CAA

'We will never allow NRC and CAA in Bengal,' Banerjee said as she read out an 'oath' for her party workers.

16 Dec 2019 12:23 PM

NRC can’t be India’s top priority now

The failed Assam NRC exercise should jolt the government into realising the disastrous effects if implemented nationally.

01 Dec 2019 7:56 AM

Assam: Fate of 19 lakh out of NRC list unclear

Justice Gogoi said there was an “urgent need” to identify the illegal migrants in Assam.

21 Nov 2019 1:22 AM


US Commission says 1.9 mn Assam residents may soon become stateless

The India chapter of report said the NRC is an intentional effort to discriminate and/or has effect of discriminating against Muslims.

20 Nov 2019 10:54 AM

'Assam NRC targets minorities, make Muslims stateless': US body on religious freedom

The NRC is a register containing names of all genuine Indian citizens.

16 Nov 2019 2:56 PM

Outsiders visiting Meghalaya, staying for more than 24 hrs will now have to register with govt

Deputy CM said that the amended Act has been approved and it will come into force with immediate effect.

02 Nov 2019 12:05 PM

SC orders transfer Assam NRC coordinator, sources say ‘threat to life’

The CJI refused to give the reason for the order and said an order can be passed without any reason or cause.

18 Oct 2019 11:13 AM

No infiltrator will remain in India, it’s a country, not an inn: J P Nadda

Nadda also touched on several other issues like abrogation of Article 370, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Houston visit and corruption.

05 Oct 2019 11:31 AM


'Spoke to PM Modi, satisfied, no problem with NRC': B'desh PM Hasina

Hasina is in Delhi to attend India Economic Summit of World Economic Forum and is scheduled to meet Modi on Saturday.

04 Oct 2019 9:14 AM

Godse killed Gandhi once, modern day Godses kill India daily: Asaduddin

'Modi and his Home Minister keep saying that they will bring NRC in India. They are forgetting that there is Constitution,' Owaisi said.

03 Oct 2019 10:15 AM

Focus on Kashmir in US Congress panel meet on Human Rights in South Asia

The issue of Tamils in Sri Lanka, the human rights situation in Pakistan including the Sindh province will also be taken up during hearing.

01 Oct 2019 2:30 PM

Amit Shah to address seminar on NRC today in Kolkata

Shah will also inaugurate a community Durga Puja besides addressing the seminar, party sources said on Monday.

01 Oct 2019 11:08 AM

‘People left out of Assam NRC can vote,’ says EC

On August 30, the final NRC included 3.11 crore applicants as citizens and excluded 19 lakh.

27 Sep 2019 12:18 PM