Monday, April 19, 2021

    Tag: ASSAM

    Assam had been witnessing major daytime as well as night protests against the implementation of the NRC

    Assam Rages with Major Protests Against Contentious Citizenship Bill

    The CAB will be tabled in the Lok Sabha by Union Home Minister Amit Shah but is likely to face great opposition in the House.

    NRC Detention Centres or Modern-day Concentration Camps?

    A nationwide NRC exercise may further entrench social inequality, communal conflict and exploitative gender relations in our country.

    A Nationwide NRC Exercise and the Heavy Price of Citizenship in India

    The nationwide NRC could once again create a breeding ground for religious discrimination and conflict in the name of citizenship.

    Assam’s Midday Meal Workers Threaten to Go on Hunger Strike

    The workers demand that till the government not give them in writing that their jobs are safe, they will continue to strike.

    Transgender Rights/Marginalisation and Exclusion Continue for Assam’s Transgender Persons Excluded from NRC

    The exclusion of more than 2000 persons from the Assam NRC despite NALSA judgement, paints a grim picture.

    Exclusion, Marginalisation and the Human Cost of the NRC

    It has been just over ten days since the publication of the NRC. The publication of the Register culminates an unrivalled bureaucratic exercise for documenting genuine citizens of the state but all this comes at an extraordinary human cost.

    Assam Gets AFSPA Extension

    According to the Assam government release, AFSPA has been extended for a period of six months.

    Home Ministry Makes Permit Compulsory for Foreign Journalists Reporting on Assam NRC

    Foreign journalists reporting on the NRC may not be banned but they need MEA permit.

    Assam NRC Excludes 19 Lakh People: What is the Fate of the ‘Stateless’?

    More than 19 lakh people in Assam have been left out of the NRC list. What will be the fate of those who have been rendered ‘stateless’?

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