March 19, 2020 7:22 am
The petitions had also challenged Section 14A of the Citizenship Act, 1955, which provides legal backing for the NRC, on the grounds that it suffered from excessive delegation of powers to the executive and is therefore arbitrary.
March 13, 2020 8:58 am
In Delhi, the NPR updation exercise is supposed to begin on April 1 in the NDMC areas with the house-listing phase of Census 2021.
March 03, 2020 2:09 am
Interestingly, 17 councillors, including the chairman Vinod Borade, had joined the BJP in August 2019 in the run up to the state elections.
March 01, 2020 9:14 pm
Amit Shah in Kolkata Highlights: "Sonar Bangla will not be formed under Mamata Banerjee. Bring the BJP to power and in five years, we will make the dream come true," Amit Shah said.
February 28, 2020 11:44 pm
The editorial in Inquilab on February 26 speaks of the Bihar resolution against NPR/NRC as a big story: “It is for the first time in India’s history that opposition parties have presented an adjournment motion in Bihar, which was accepted, and unanimously.
February 26, 2020 5:44 am
Deputy Chief Minister and BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi, who on January 4 announced that the NPR exercise in the state would be conducted between May 15 and May 28, was present in the House Tuesday when the resolution was adopted unanimously.
February 22, 2020 7:51 am
The “ineligible persons”, the official memo said, particularly referred to “Doubtful Voters (DV), Declared Foreigner (DF), descendants of Doubtful Voters and Declared Foreigners (DVD, DFD) and those with cases pending in Foreigners’ Tribunal (PFT)”.
February 21, 2020 10:12 pm
Thackeray’s stand is in variance with that of his allies, the Congress and the NCP, which have been vehement in their opposition to the CAA and the NRC as well as the NPR.
February 21, 2020 1:53 pm
Bhim Army founder Chandrashekhar Azad, who is scheduled to address the meet, is likely to address issues like the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC).
February 28, 2020 10:22 pm
The other part of the movement, therefore, must be to deepen our unity and solidarity. It must address not just the state but each of us. In the end, the kind of country we become will be determined not by law or court judgments, but by whether love or hate colonises our hearts.
December 20, 2019 9:00 pm
From Delhi's Jama Masjid to Mumbai's Kurla and beyond, the protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) continued Friday with crowds marching in cities like Mumbai, Pune, Thane, and Vadodara.