Thursday, 6 October, 2022
TopicNational Register of Citizens

Topic: National Register of Citizens

Process to challenge NRC exclusion in Assam could start today, a year after it was halted

NRC was finalised in Assam last year, but the 19 lakh people who didn't find their names on the list haven’t been able to challenge their exclusion before foreigners tribunals so far.

DU professor Apoorvanand questioned by police for 3 hrs over Delhi riots, his phone seized

DU professor Apoorvanand says it is disturbing to see an emerging ‘theory’ that treats the ‘supporters of the protesters as the source of violence’.

Assam’s NRC wound was re-opened and then conveniently forgotten by India

India has moved on from Assam — to animated rage about nationwide NRC, the discomfort with CAA and now, the biggest threat of them all — the coronavirus.

No social media posts on CAA-NRC: Delhi court’s bail conditions for Shaheen Bagh protestors

The bail conditions were imposed on three men arrested last week for violating the lockdown when they refused to leave Shaheen Bagh protest site.

Assam NRC coordinator accuses Prateek Hajela of non-renewal of service as data goes missing

The new state NRC coordinator said that the meeting for a formal order to renew the contract with Wipro was only held on 30 January this year.

Hundreds of children, students & senior citizens march towards Jantar Mantar against CAA

Dr Kafeel Khan's wife and Sharjeel Imam's brother also participated in the march taken out under the banner of Welfare Party of India.

Bengal is the new UP, the most critical state election in Modi’s second term

The defining state election this time — the one with the greatest bearing on the next Lok Sabha elections — is not UP but West Bengal.

Two reasons that can keep CAA-NRC protests from evolving into a larger anti-Modi movement

How do you get Hindus, farmers, workers to join and keep alive the protests against Modi government? JP and Morarji Desai had lessons.

Ambedkar said protests were unconstitutional. But what about protests to restore Constitution?

The anti-CAA/NRC protests in India are public agitations that demand adherence to the Constitution, not a departure from it.

Loving freely, right to privacy, NOTA, Ram Mandir — 10 historic SC judgments of the decade

ThePrint takes a look at 10 key verdicts delivered by the Supreme Court in the last 10 years that have a bearing on the country and its citizens across all states.

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Jaishankar to embark on his 1st visit to New Zealand from Oct 5

G20 has 5 daunting challenges and India’s presidency can turn this crisis into opportunity

India should highlight its leadership in low-cost vaccine tech, effective health immunisation delivery, generic pharmaceutical manufacturing, and solar energy.
Falguni Nayar, Nykaa's founder & CEO, and Sima Ganwani Ved, Apparel Group's founder & chairwoman, pose for a picture during a strategic alliance announcement in Mumbai, on 6 October 2022 | Reuters

Nykaa forge ties with Dubai’s Apparel Group to expand business in Gulf countries

Falguni Nayar, the online retailer founder and CEO, said the two companies would together build a multi-brand beauty retail business with Nykaa holding a 55% stake of the entity.

Defence

Rescue operation underway after an army aviation Cheetah helicopter flying in the forward area near Tawang crashed during a routine sortie Wednesday | ANI

Multiple military & civilian chopper crashes in past years highlight a disturbing trend for India

An Indian Army Aviation Cheetah helicopter crashed Wednesday. Several such crashes over past few yrs have jolted the military. Non-military sphere, too, has encountered many crashes.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.
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