"Census is not an essential exercise for now. Even if it is delayed by a year, there would be no harm," a senior official said
30 Aug 2020 4:07 PM
In case of any wrong information, there is a provision of imposing a penalty of up to Rs 1000 in NPR as well as in the Census.
16 Jan 2020 11:54 AM
Bihar senior BJP leader also said administrative and punitive action would be taken against officials if they refuse to carry out the NPR.
05 Jan 2020 12:19 PM
Kishor said, 'If the Congress President gives one statement (on the NRC issue), it will bring clarity.'
30 Dec 2019 12:48 PM
His claim comes a day after Union Minister G Kishan Reddy had clarified that there was no link between the two.
28 Dec 2019 11:48 AM
The basic idea of these exercises is to ask all poor people whether they are Indian or not, Rahul said.
28 Dec 2019 11:02 AM
Lamenting about the state of the economy, Rahul said, 'You know about the economy. Today, unemployment is highest in 45 years.'
27 Dec 2019 4:14 PM
'It is pause and not full stop. Govt could wait till SC judgement. A favourable court order and whole process will be back,' Kishor tweeted.
26 Dec 2019 1:49 PM
Cong leader said BJP govt has 'sinister agenda', and if BJP's motives are bonafide, they should support NPR form and design of 2010.
26 Dec 2019 11:36 AM
Addressing a protest gathering at Delhi University, she also said that NRC was targeted against the Muslims of the country.
25 Dec 2019 7:40 PM
The Congress has alleged the Modi government was trying to link the NPR with the NRC and termed it 'draconian'.
25 Dec 2019 6:39 PM
Owaisi said that he had urged KCR to oppose the NPR like Kerala and other state government as it is a matter concerning states too.
25 Dec 2019 5:49 PM
Shah had earlier claimed in both Houses of Parliament that a country-wide NRC would be implemented.
25 Dec 2019 8:50 AM
Shah's reUnion cabinet today approved the proposal for conducting Census of India 2021 and updating of NPR.
24 Dec 2019 7:21 PM
The central government has decided to prepare the NPR by September 2020 to lay the foundation for rolling out a citizens' register.
16 Dec 2019 10:07 PM