In a letter to Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Tripura tribal leaders said camps set up by illegal migrants are manned by armed gangs with sophisticated ammunitions.
A picture of Sheikh with BJP MP Gopal Shetty surfaced on social media. The picture identified him as the party's north Mumbai minority cell chief.
The arrested Nigerians are languishing in prisons in Meghalaya even after completing their six-month jail terms
Use of issue of illegal influx of Bangladeshi immigrants as an election plank by the ruling dispensation harms ties with a friendly country. It shows little concern for India’s strategic interests.
'I also eat Poha and serve it to journalists. So its a non-issue,' Prakash Javadekar said.
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill should not be read in isolation; it should be read with the proposed National Population Register.
The Chief Minister was speaking during the 4th conclave of North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) where Amit Shah was also present.
By putting the burden of proof on the citizens to prove themselves as 'genuine indians' the Supreme Court converted lakhs of Indian citizens to suspects.
On July 23, the Supreme Court had extended the deadline for publication of the final NRC in Assam by a month to August 31.
Assam Chief Minister Sarbanada Sonowal has assured the people that the land, culture, language of the indigenous people are fully safe in the hands of the present government.
The court also directed authorities concerned to take necessary steps to deport the accused to their country on the completion of their prison term.
The top court also fixed timeline for issuance of notice as January 15 to claimants and verification of documents as February 1.
BJP President Amit Shah had on Saturday said Bangladeshi migrants are like “termites” and each one of them will be sent out of the country.
Basu said that the RSS is making small groups to make people aware about the benefits of the NRC.
So far, 137 Bangladeshis have been detected in the voters list in Mahakalpada tehsil.
Rawat's remarks came days after Assam CM pitched for the implementation of a NRC across all states of the country, terming illegal immigrants as a "challenge" for the nation.
"We are aware that a large number of Rohingyas are assembled there in Bangladesh and from time-to-time some small groups did try to enter India, but I am very happy to say that we did not let them succeed," the DG said.
TMC MP Derek O'Brien said it was like a "super emergency situation".
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Governor of Uttarakhand, Lt General Gurmit Singh (Retd) in New Delhi.PTI Photo
Surya Kiran fighters of Indian Air Force flypast over the city as part of the celebrations of the golden jubilee of victory over Pakistan during Bangladesh war in 1971, in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Shashank Parade
Farmers block railway tracks as part of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha's 'Rail Roko' protest demanding the dismissal and arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra in connection with the Oct. 3 violence in Lakhimpur Kheri, in...PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, right, and his wife Kyoko Jaishankar sign a guestbook during a visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem.AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo
Policemen carry an activist of Congress party's youth wing during a protest against recent killings of civilians in Kashmir, in New Delhi.AP Photo/Manish Swarup
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates