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POLITICS

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Bangladeshi illegal immigrants, BJP, Citizenship amendment bill, 2016, Nrc final draft

NRC update, citizenship bill, Bengali Hindus, Miyas: Why history won't be kind to Assamese intellectuals

Even if we assume that all illegal immigrants will be flushed out of Assam, could we expect a better life and dignity for the 'genuine' citizens?

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Suspected illegal immigrants, Suicides, Assam, Nrc final draft

Name missing from NRC final draft, retired teacher in Assam commits suicide. Who is to be blamed?

The Indian government has made its choices, and the consequences are unfolding.

VARIETY

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Assam citizenship, Nrc draft, National register of citizens, Nrc final draft

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.

VARIETY

 |  7-minute read
Bangladeshi immigrants, Nrc draft, National Register for Citizens, Nrc final draft

NRC final draft: Why citizenship debate deflects attention from important issues facing Northeast

Citizenship promises equality without reference to land, labour and indigenous rights. It favours regimes that live by extracting surplus.

POLITICS

 |  11-minute read
Bangladeshi immigrants, National register of citizens, অসম অ্যাকর্ড, Nrc final draft

The Assam NRC draft will lead to more polarisation between communities

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

VARIETY

 |  2-minute read
Assam nrc list, National Register for Citizens, Nrc draft, Nrc final draft

Why Bangladesh needs to ask India about the fate of 4 million people not on NRC draft list

Experts in Dhaka are of the view that these people can try to enter the country.

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 immigration, BJP, Assam, Nrc final draft

NRC final draft: The people without a post office

Instead of fuelling a civil war, we have to find a dignified and responsible solution to this problem.

POLITICS

 |  8-minute read
Illegal immigration, BJP, Assam, Nrc final draft

NRC final draft: How right-wing politics and left-liberal fear-mongering threaten to mar peace in Assam

So, even before the final NRC is published, some 'experts' have declared 40 lakh people as 'illegal immigrants' from Bangladesh.