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The central government in 2019 brought in the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), but the rules to implement the amendment are yet to be notified
Published on Jan 09, 2022 11:49 PM IST
, Hindustan Times, New DelhiBiswa Kalyan Purkayastha
The union home ministry on Tuesday reiterated in Parliament that it has not taken any decision yet on preparing a pan-India National Register of Citizens (NRC).
Updated on Dec 01, 2021 12:07 AM IST
, New DelhiNeeraj Chauhan
Barisha Club has been focusing on the migrant crisis in India for its Durga Puja theme for some time now; last year, too, the event organisers had chosen a similar theme, displaying the goddess as a working-class migrant woman carrying her children in tow.
Published on Oct 09, 2021 10:09 AM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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Updated on Jul 21, 2021 04:54 PM IST
- Prateek Hajela, a 1995 batch IAS officer, was appointed by the Supreme Court to oversee the process in 2013.
Updated on Jun 23, 2021 07:15 PM IST
Manindra Das, who received a notice from a Foreigners Tribunal in 2015, appeared before it several times but his lawyer died during the process, and he missed some hearings.
Updated on May 30, 2021 12:51 AM IST
, Hindustan Times, SilcharBiswa Kalyan Purkayastha
In his application, Sarma claimed several thousand ineligible people were included in the draft NRC while other genuine applicants were left out.
Updated on May 14, 2021 12:26 AM IST
, New Delhi, GuwahatiHT Correspondents
It is to be remembered that citizenship is one of the most important rights of a person, said Gauhati high court.
Updated on Apr 20, 2021 01:35 AM IST
Utpal Parashar, Hindustan Times, Guwahati
GUWAHATI The Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday promised to initiate the process of correcting the National Register of Citizens (NRC) to “protect genuine Indian citizens and exclude all illegal immigrants” as part of its manifesto for the poll-bound Assam
Published on Mar 24, 2021 02:05 AM IST
Utpal Parashar, Guwahati
The NRC is an Assam-specific data of bonafide Indian citizens living in the state.
Published on Mar 17, 2021 07:03 PM IST
PTI | , New Delhi
The Centre on Tuesday told Parliament that it has not taken any decision on a nationwide roll-out of the National Register of Citizens.
Updated on Feb 03, 2021 03:03 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
This year’s electoral fights will give a glimpse into the nature of identity-based politics and their message will last till 2024.
Updated on Jan 05, 2021 06:10 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Prashant Jha
Das had come to India in 1955 but was declared a foreigner since the refugee certificate issued to him in Tripura wasn’t verified by authorities there.
Updated on Dec 15, 2020 09:13 AM IST
Till the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the BJP’s national and state leaders had maintained that the NRC will be prepared in all states, including Bengal.
Updated on Dec 13, 2020 11:52 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata |Tanmay Chatterjee | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
The court was hearing a petition by Rahima Begam, a resident of Mukalmua in Nalbari district, who had challenged a 2019 order of a foreigners’ tribunal that had declared her a foreigner.
Updated on Dec 10, 2020 04:54 AM IST
Similarly, among the 10,199 persons whose details were verified, names of 5,404 persons which should have got included in the NRC didn’t make it to the list
Updated on Dec 09, 2020 04:07 PM IST
Although no senior leader of the BJP has made any comment on National Population Register and the National Register of Citizens in recent days, Mamata Banejee said that the saffron party plans to enforce the NRC and NPR.
Published on Dec 08, 2020 10:14 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | HT Correspondent
It was alleged that Fatima along with other activists Umar Khalid, Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita and others plotted to create unrest in Jafrabad under the guise of peaceful protests.
Updated on Nov 21, 2020 09:54 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
Hundreds of women, along with men, had staged a sit-in demonstration against CAA, 2019 at Mansoor Ali Park for around three months since last December
Published on Nov 10, 2020 02:19 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Prayagraj |HT Correspondent | Edited by Joydeep Sen Gupta
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Published on Nov 06, 2020 08:50 AM IST
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Eight of the 14 protesters were declared wanted under Gangster Act and notices were pasted outside their houses.
Updated on Nov 06, 2020 08:12 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | HT Correspondent
The two-member HC division bench directed the coordinator last week to file the affidavit within three weeks, when the next hearing of the case is slated to be held
Updated on Oct 30, 2020 10:12 AM IST
Paswan faced stinging criticism from Javadekar who said,”We want to make it clear that we have no relations (with LJP), and we do not like this politics of spreading confusion.”
Published on Oct 17, 2020 03:08 PM IST
Patna |Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
Chief minister Sarabananda Sonowal had earlier this month said that the government is committed to fulfil all clauses of the Assam Accord, including Clause 6, and publication of a flawless NRC.
Updated on Oct 15, 2020 04:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited Shankhyaneel Sarkar
Around 10,000 names will be deleted from the final NRC in Assam as many “ineligible persons” and their descendants were included in the list, according to a directive issued by its state coordinator Hitesh Dev Sarma and officials in the know of the decision.
Updated on Oct 14, 2020 10:47 PM IST
Guwahati |Press Trust of India | Posted by Niyati Singh
INPT, TPF and TIPRA have jointly resolved to work unconditionally without any self-interest for the social, cultural , political and economic rights of the indigenous people
Published on Oct 04, 2020 05:17 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Agartala |Priyanka Deb Barman
Earlier this month, Delhi Police commissioner SN Shrivastava had said they had examined a large number of persons regardless of their religion and party affiliation and dismissing allegations that they were targeting a particular community.
Updated on Sep 25, 2020 07:48 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
More than 19 lakh people left out of the National Register of Citizens in Assam are yet to be issued rejection slips while new Foreigners’ Tribunals to handle their cases are not functional yet .
Updated on Aug 30, 2020 04:47 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahai | Utpal Parashar
Justice V Kameswar Rao dismissed the plea by Imam who had challenged the trial court’s June 25 order granting three more months to the Delhi Police, beyond the statutory 90 days, to complete the investigation in the case under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act or UAPA.
Published on Jul 11, 2020 04:18 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Richa Banka
Andhra Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister and minister for minority welfare Amzad Basha who moved the resolution said the NRC was creating a sort of fear psychosis and insecurity among the minorities.
Updated on Jun 17, 2020 11:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Hyderrabad | Srinivasa Rao Apparasu