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Delete names of ‘ineligible’ persons from final NRC: Coordinator

In a move that will spell fresh anxiety and angst among minorities in Assam, NRC coordinator Hitesh Dev Sarma has asked deputy commissioners of all 33 districts to delete the names of “ineligible” ...

A woman waits to check her name on the draft list of the National Register of Citizens (NRC), as she sits outside an NRC centre in Rupohi village, Nagaon district, northeastern state of Assam, India on 31 August 2019

Shamima won’t be allowed to enter Bangladesh: Foreign ministry

Bangladesh foreign ministry on Tuesday asserted that Bangladesh has no provision to allow British citizen Shamima Begum, who had fled from the UK to join ISIS, to enter into its territory as she is ...

Shamima won’t be allowed to enter Bangladesh: Foreign ministry

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328 more US citizens leave Bangladesh

A total of 328 US citizens left Bangladesh on Monday as the US government arranged the third chartered flight for those who opted to go back home on their personal choice amid the COVID-19 ...

328 more US citizens leave Bangladesh by 3rd chartered flight

Over 10,000 Britons take up EU citizenship since 2016 Brexit vote

More than 10,000 Britons have taken up citizenship of a European Union (EU) since the UK voted to exit the bloc in 2016, according to official figures.

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Internet restrictions ahead of fresh India protests

Mobile internet was cut on Friday in parts of India's most populous state and thousands of riot police were deployed as authorities readied for fresh protests over a citizenship law seen as ...

Internet restrictions ahead of fresh India protests

NRC in Tripura: To be or not to be

India is plagued and paralysed by agitations opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act which was enacted by the prime minister Narendra Modi-led BJP in the parliament.Apart from Citizenship Act, the ...

NRC in Tripura: To be or not to be

India citizenship act: 14-month-old baby waits as parents languish in jail

With her parents in jail after they protested against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), a 14-month-old baby girl in the Indian prime minister Narendra Modi’s Lok Sabha constituency, ...

India citizenship act: 14-month-old baby waits as parents languish in jail

‘Extremists may take advantage of situation in the region’

President of Bangladesh Institute of Peace and Strategic Studies (BIPSS) ANM Muniruzzaman, in an interview with Prothom Alo, spoke about India’s Citizenship Amendment Act, the state of security in ...

‘Extremists may take advantage of situation in the region’

Modi summons ministers to discuss India security situation

India's prime minister Narendra Modi called a meeting with his council of ministers on Saturday to discuss security following protests against a controversial citizenship law, government sources ...

Modi summons ministers to discuss India security situation
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