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Assam Boy’s Six-Year Detention: A Portrait of the Violence of NRC

By SURAJ GOGOI / The Quint The devastating tale of a 15-year-old boy who was sent to a detention centre in Assam and ended up spending six years there,...

Declared Illegal Immigrants, Detained For 18 Months, Then Found To Be Indian: An Assam Muslim Family’s Trauma

Guwahati: On a cold winter morning in February 2022, Nur Hussain zipped open a fraying backpack that held sheafs of documents. “I can show you...

Hindi, the New Hindutva Weapon of Polarisation

By Sidharth Bhatia / The Wire Union home minister Amit Shah’s comment that Indians everywhere should communicate with each other in Hindi rather than English has expectedly...

Union Home Ministry Asks for Another Six Months to Frame CAA Rules

New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Home Affairs has asked for another six months to frame rules under the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), which was...

Assam Woman Whose Son Died After Citizenship Notice Must Prove She’s Indian Now

https://youtu.be/U1F6io4H-74 By BISWA KALYAN PURKAYASTHA / The Quint In 2014, then BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, while addressing a rally in Assam's Cachar district, had...

Rohingya Woman Deported to Myanmar by Indian Authorities is in Grave Danger, Says HRW

A Rohingya woman who was separated from her family and deported to Myanmar by the Indian government on March 22, 2022, is in danger, as...

No Deaths Due to NRC: Assam CM’s Bizarre Claim!

On March 30, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma claimed before the Assam Assembly that no lives were lost during the update of the...

India Reportedly Begins Process Of Deporting Over 200 Rohingyas; Fear Grips Refugees In Jammu

By Umar Sofi / India Ahead A ROHINGYA refugee Hasina Begum, who had taken shelter in the Jammu province along with thousands more like her,...

NRC exercise should be done afresh: Assam CM

By Sumir Karmakar, DHNS  Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday said the exercise to update the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam...