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 |  Ed Hoc  |  4-minute read
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Assam NRC: Identity politics can put Mamata Banerjee and Bengal’s Right on the same boat

Could Prashant Kishor’s advice to the West Bengal chief minister reverse BJP’s recent gains in the state?


 |  8-minute read
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Assam NRC excludes 19 lakh: Is the number too high or too low?

Statements made by various chief ministers and Union ministers over the years are proof the final list has got its maths all wrong.


 |  25-minute read
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Deconstructing the NRC: With wrongful exclusion and inclusion of names, will the list do justice to the Assamese?

With a decision on the controversial National Register of Citizens approaching, we look at the history of the NRC and illegal immigration in Assam. We also decode if the NRC is 'anti-Muslim'.


 |  4-minute read
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How the BJP's critics and opponents got it totally wrong

The opposition couldn't stop the Modi-Shah duo. Clearly, their strategy was on the softer side.


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Shadows of NRC: 35 years after 1983's Nellie massacre, why the issue of ‘foreigners’ in Assam is boiling

BJP president Amit Shah says NRC should be implemented nationwide. It has meanwhile hit problems even in Assam, which has faced the 'locals versus foreigners' debate for decades now.


 |  10-minute read
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NRC and 'illegal' immigrants: Why not 'detect' those genuine Indians who let 'outsiders' in

The state administration should issue an apology stating the administrative machinery had been irresponsible in shouldering its responsibilities.


 |  5-minute read
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How PM Modi's Independence Day speech set the agenda for 2019 Lok Sabha polls

The speech made an impact because the Prime Minister's claims were backed by impressive and undeniable figures.


 |  11-minute read
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The Assam NRC draft will lead to more polarisation between communities

There is no way this government can implement an exodus like this.


 |  3-minute read
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Assam NRC draft: Why Mamata Banerjee is misleading Bengalis over illegal immigrants

The chief minister is apparently rattled because of the growing number of BJP supporters in West Bengal.


 |  7-minute read
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Assam's Citizenship Bill will only push the state into a Kafkaesque nightmare

The bizarre implementation of National Register of Citizens (NRC) and the proposed Citizenship Amendment Bill have proved a nightmare.