National Register of Citizens

Kanhaiya Kumar calls for 'non-cooperation' over NRC, CAB 

He describing them as ploys to divert attention from "failures" of the Modi government.

published on : 9th December 2019

CAB, NRC will divide nation in the name of religion: Protestors

The silent protest under the banner of  ‘Citizens against NRC and CAB’ witnessed a huge gathering demanding the Central government to withdraw the bills.

published on : 9th December 2019

CPI to work out common strategy with Left parties on CAB: D Raja

CAB seeks to grant Indian citizenship to non-Muslim refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan escaping religious persecution there.

published on : 8th December 2019

Barbed wire fencing along 82-km India-Bangladesh border

The stretches in the three districts were identified as infiltration-prone zones by the BSF’s intelligence wing.

published on : 7th December 2019

NRC implementation is India's matter which will be resolved internally: Bangladesh envoy

Speaking at an event at the Indian Women Press Corps here, Ali said 'nobody has been sent back to Bangladesh after NRC yet and no one would be sent back because it is India's internal matter.'

published on : 29th November 2019

NRC cut-off date likely to be pre-1971: Home Ministry sources

The cut-off date for the nationwide National Register of Citizens (NRC) could be pre-1971, Home Ministry sources told this paper on Thursday.

published on : 22nd November 2019

US expresses concerns over NRC, says 1.9 million Assam residents may soon be deemed stateless

The updated final NRC was released on August 31, with over 1.9 million applicants failing to make it to the list.

published on : 20th November 2019

Hitesh Dev Sarma appointed as new NRC Coordinator in Assam

The Supreme Court had transferred NRC coordinator Prateek Hajela, asking the Assam government to suggest names of officers who could succeed Hajela.

published on : 9th November 2019

CJI Gogoi hails NRC as timely, calls out its critics for thwarting Assam’s progress

Justice Gogoi said the guesswork that is often associated with the influx of illegal migrants has over the years infused political turmoil and instability in Assam.

published on : 3rd November 2019

Sonia Gandhi forms Think tank to roll out Congress’s stand

The party has faced embarrassing situations in the past few months as many leaders publicly made statements that were against the Congress’ official stand. 

published on : 24th October 2019

Assam: Eight days on but family refuses to receive body of man declared ‘foreigner’

The family is demanding a certified copy from the government with a declaration that Paul was an Indian citizen and not an illegal immigrant.

published on : 20th October 2019

Don’t let Prateek Hajela go unless he gives account of NRC expenses: BJP tells Assam govt

As the NRC Assam coordinator, Hajela handled the entire updation process of the citizenship document which saw over 19 lakh people being left out.

published on : 19th October 2019

NRC not a threat to citizenship of Indians: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Naqvi, while interacting with people at 'Jan Chaupal' in Rampur, said people will get several opportunities to prove their citizenship.

published on : 8th October 2019

We were told NRC India's internal issue, still keeping eye on developments: Bangladesh

Government sources said the Indian side conveyed to Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina that publication of the NRC was a court-monitored process and the final scenario on the issue is yet to emerge.

published on : 6th October 2019

New Delhi, Dhaka to broadbase ties even as Bangladeshi PM Sheikh Hasina raises NRC issue

Government sources said the Indian side conveyed to Hasina that publication of the NRC was a court-monitored process and the final scenario on the issue is yet to emerge.

published on : 5th October 2019
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