illegal Immigrants

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VOICES

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Illegal Immigrants, Assam, National Register for Citizens, Nrc final draft

NRC list: Why this is the right time for India to get tough on illegal immigrants

The process of drafting the list has enough checks and balances to safeguard rights of those whose citizenship is being decided.

POLITICS

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Illegal Immigrants, Assam, India, Bangladesh

Why NRC should be extended across all of India

Besides being a security risk, illegal Bangladeshi's influence the polity and eat into the already constrained resources of a developing India.

POLITICS

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Illegal Immigrants, West Bengal, Assam nrc list, Mamata Banerjee

NRC: Why Mamata Banerjee's stand on illegal immigrants has changed with changing political season

Back in 2005, the West Bengal CM, as an MP in Lok Sabha, had raised the issue of illegal immigrants in her state.

POLITICS

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Illegal Immigrants, Bangladesh, Hindu, Muslim

NRC List - Ground reality shows most missing names are of minorities

The NRC list raises many doubts. Many anxieties. And many questions.

ART & CULTURE

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India, Wes anderson, Isle of dogs, Illegal Immigrants

Isle of Dogs: Why Wes Anderson's stop-motion animation film is a real story

There are modern-day democracies pushing for ghettoisation and persecution of a certain 'dog' population in the name of fighting illegal migration, terrorism.

ART & CULTURE

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Bangladeshis, Illegal Immigrants, Assamese Cinema, Alifa

Why all 'Miya Muslims' are seen as Bangladeshis in Assam

National award-winning film Alifa, that hit the theatres on April 6, raises questions over rampant hostility faced by Muslims of East Bengal origin.