Thursday, 1 December, 2022
TopicCAA-NRC

Topic: CAA-NRC

Shaheen Bagh protesters to visit Amit Shah’s residence over CAA-NRC

Home Minister Amit Shah on 13 February had said that anyone having doubts over CAA could seek an appointment from his office and meet him within three days.

Opposing BJP doesn’t mean opposing Hindus, says RSS leader Suresh Joshi

Speaking at an event, Joshi said the RSS may focus on Hindus but welcomed people of all faiths to join and enjoy equal privileges as part of the Sangh.

CAA-NRC-NPR controversy throws up new challenge for Census 2021 — collecting credible data

In the last few years, official data has suffered from credibility issues. With the CAA-NPR-NRC controversy still raging, the Census exercise could see citizens misreporting age, religion and language data.

How kind strangers helped me file story after CAA protests led UP to shut internet down 

iWitness — the story behind the story of ThePrint journalists’ experiences on assignment.

Jaffrelot & Rizvi ask govt to engage with Sri Lanka, Chibber says FM needs to revive growth

Today’s political, economic & strategic punditry from Christophe Jafferelot, Arindam Bhattacharya, Ajay Chibber, Katherine Pistor & many more.

Out to meet refugees in UP’s ‘mini-Bengal’, I got a scolding & an invite for fish & rice

iWitness — the story behind the story of ThePrint journalists’ experiences on assignment.

NRC in all papers, TOI, NIE on Chinese officials, pani-puri to U-19 World Cup in Express

A round-up of the most important reports in major newspapers around the country – from TOI and HT, Express and The Hindu to The Telegraph, Mumbai Mirror and The Tribune, as well as top financial dailies.

Headmistress, parent arrested days after sedition case filed against school for play on Modi

The school in Bidar had on 21 January staged a play on CAA and NRC, which allegedly portrayed PM Narendra Modi in poor light.

Mander calls for nationwide civil disobedience, Baru, Himanshu & Sanyal on Budget 2020

The best of the day’s opinion, chosen and curated by ThePrint’s top editors.

Why call gunman mentally unstable, he’s a terrorist — Jamia students after brazen shooting

There was a wave of shock around the country as an armed assailant made his way towards an anti-CAA protest near the Jamia campus Thursday afternoon.

On Camera

YourTurn

Prannoy Roy in Abu Dhabi

You can call NDTV elitist, anglicised. But it defended democracy, gave us Ravish Kumar

In all these years of covering elections on NDTV, I do not recall a single occasion when I was asked or even hinted to say or not say something. I disagreed with Prannoy Roy off-screen and on-screen and that was never a problem.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.