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Census new rules notified, people can self-enumerate online

March 13, 2022 7:06 am

In a gazette notification issued on Friday, the Centre amended Census Rules, 1990, to include “electronic form” and “self-enumeration” in the schedule of questions to be asked during census enumeration.

In meeting with President, oppn parties raise doubts on Delhi riots probe

September 18, 2020 9:29 am

The leaders claimed “there are several publicly documented accounts and videos of police being complicit in the violence, directing mobs pelting stones, or looking the other way when mobs were indulging in violence”.

Census, NPR unlikely in 2020 amidst coronavirus pandemic

August 30, 2020 9:46 pm

The Indian census is one of the largest administrative and statistical exercises in the world, with the involvement of more than 30 lakh officials who would visit each household across the length and breadth of the country.

Coronavirus lockdown: Centre postpones NPR, first phase of Census exercise

March 25, 2020 8:29 pm

Both the exercises--updation of the National Population Register and the first phase of the Census 2021-- were supposed to be carried out from April 1 to September 30.

Jamia students temporarily call off anti-CAA stir amid coronavirus outbreak

March 21, 2020 11:40 pm

"Our fight against the CAA, NRC and the NPR remains uncompromising," JCC said.

Odisha CM writes to PM Modi to postpone Census and updation of NPR, state BJP leader supports

March 21, 2020 12:27 pm

Reacting to the letter, Leader of Opposition in Odisha Assembly, Pradipta Naik, said, “There is no problem with this suggestion. I am hopeful PM will accept the proposal”.

Explained: Why there’s a question mark over NPR exercise after Odisha says put it off

March 21, 2020 1:45 pm

On Friday, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging that the NPR updation be postponed.

Telangana passes resolution opposing CAA, NRC and NPR

March 17, 2020 2:04 am

During a discussion on the CAA, NPR and NRC in the Assembly, Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao asked, “Once this country rejects my citizenship, where should I go?

Stick to 2010 NPR, no NRC... hurts Muslims, Hindus: Delhi House

March 14, 2020 4:03 am

The discussions that preceded the passage of the resolution saw Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal delivering a sharp takedown of Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s attempt to delink NPR and NRC.

Will decide on NPR only after Centre clarifies: Tamil Nadu minister

March 13, 2020 2:19 am

Tamil Nadu Revenue Minister R B Udhayakumar Thursday said the state has decided to stop preparations for the NPR exercise for now as the Centre has not replied to its queries.