Saturday, 3 December, 2022

Topic: CAA-NRC

Nitish Kumar: Liberal darling in Bihar to 2019’s big political disappointment

CAA-NRC has focused attention on Nitish Kumar's 'idhar chala, main udhar chala; jaane kahan main kidhar chala' politics.

‘Won’t fill NPR form’ — former UP CM Akhilesh Yadav says BJP can’t decide citizenship

Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav says both NRC and NPR are against the poor and minority communities.

Mayawati suspends party MLA in Madhya Pradesh for supporting Citizenship Amendment Act

BSP chief Mayawati has been strongly critical of the new law, which seeks to grant citizenship to non-Muslim refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan.

8 people protesting with anti-CAA-NRC rangoli detained in Chennai

The protesters used 'kolams' (rangoli) to oppose Citizenship Act, NRC & National Population Register. They were let off after a warning, say police.

‘Hit on knee and in stomach’ — women narrate ‘violence’ by UP Police inside Lucknow homes

Lucknow saw violent anti-CAA protests on 19 December. Women from old part of the city tell ThePrint about alleged police brutality on the day.

PM Modi’s Christmas gifts stolen, and ‘Santa’ Amit Shah repackages the NRC

The best cartoons of the week, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

On Camera


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.


Indian, American soldier during Yudh Abhyas 2022 | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Hand-to-hand combat, memories of ‘Vietnam & dal tadka’ — US soldiers’ takeaways from Yudh Abhyas

Held in Uttarakhand’s Auli, aim of the annual India-US joint exercise, which ended Friday, was to increase interoperability between the 2 armies & allow them to exchange best practices.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.