Editorial: Sensitive issues

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain a plea seeking framing of a proper mechanism to deal with alleged misuse of the sedition law by the government machinery. Continue Reading

National Register of Citizens’ Data safe: Home Ministry

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) today said that the data of the final list of the National Register of Citizens in Assam is completely safe after the crucial data went offline from its official website. The Home Ministry further said that there is some technical issue behind it, which is being fully resolved. Continue Reading

SC to hear pleas against protest at Shaheen Bagh Monday

The Supreme Court said it would hear the pleas against anti-CAA protests at Shaheen Bagh next week as it did not want to “influence” the Delhi Assembly elections by hearing the matter today. Continue Reading

Editorial: Cry over CAA

By not attending a meeting of Opposition parties convened by Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday to deliberate on the current political situation following protests against the amended Citizenship Act and the violence on campuses, the BSP, the AAP and the Mamata Banerjee-led TMC have showed that they would not toe the line of Congress. Continue Reading

AAP to skip meet of opposition parties called by Congress

The Aam Aadmi Party will skip today’s opposition party meet called by the Congress against the amended Citizenship Act and the proposed NRC, senior party leader Sanjay Singh said. Continue Reading

Art of turning benevolence into malevolence

A very secret message was broadcast from Delhi to Islamabad in early 1950. The message was sombre, yet anguished in tone. Continue Reading

NPR, NRC will be more disastrous than demonetisation: Rahul Gandhi

Attacking the government over the issue of the National Population Register (NPR) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today said these exercises will be more disastrous than the note ban in November 2016. Continue Reading

CAA: Opposition parties spreading misinformation

In the last 10 days, opposition parties have mounted an anti-government campaign using the Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019, (CAA) as the lightening rod. Continue Reading

Indian-Americans hold rallies in support of CAA, NRC in US

A large number of Indian-Americans have come out in support of the amended citizenship law and the proposed National Register of Citizens, holding rallies in several US cities to “dispel misinformation and myths” surrounding the contentious law, the organisers of the demonstrations have said. Continue Reading

Citizenship law will be implemented, so will be NRC: Nadda

Amid protests against the amended citizenship law, BJP working president J P Nadda asserted today that the CAA will be implemented, and that the National Register of Citizens will also be brought in. Continue Reading