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Gopal Krishna
February 4, 2020
There is a compelling logic for setting up a high powered commission of inquiry to probe the ongoing bartering of citizen's databases and transfer of national data assets to foreign entities


Prasanna Mohanty
January 13, 2020
Available information on the influx of \"illegal migrants\" doesn't warrant a nation-wide NPR-NRIC. The CAA 2019 was necessitated by the introduction of \"illegal migrant\" in Citizenship Act of 1955 during the Vajpayee regime in 2003 but it introduced another problem - religion-based citizenship - which has sparked a nation-wide strife


PTI
December 27, 2019
The amended Citizenship law coupled with NRC could affect the Status of Muslim minority in India,says US research report


Prasanna Mohanty
December 26, 2019
Unlike the National Register of Indian Citizens (NRIC), Population Register (PR) or National Population Register (NPR) does not exist in Citizenship Act of 1955; it exists in 2003 Rules for preparing NRIC alone and hence, it is misleading to claim that the two are not linked or that NPR has an independent standing of its own in law - it doesn't


Prasanna Mohanty
New Delhi, December 24, 2019
NPR-2020 for which Union Cabinet approved funds on Tuesday is not limited to identifying \"usual resident\" and \"illegal migrant\" alone, but also \"doubtful\" citizens and \"doubtful citizenship\"- the terms which are not defined and hence, presents a far greater threat to far too many people in India


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, December 24, 2019
NPR approved by Union Cabinet: The National Population Register will now be updated along with the house-listing phase of Census 2021 from April to September 2020 in all the states and union territories apart from Assam


BusinessToday.In
December 24, 2019
The proposal to allocate funds for updating the National Population Register (NPR) was a part of the agenda of the Union cabinet meeting. The exercise to update the list will begin from April 2020


Prasanna Mohanty
December 23, 2019
In sharp contrast to the Assam NRC, identification process for \"doubtful citizenship\" or \"illegal migrant\" under the NPR and NRIC being prepared is not specific, leaving immense scope for arbitrariness and misuse- and all leading to targeting and filtering out the Muslims


Manoj Sharma
New Delhi, December 21, 2019
The notification was first issued in March 2018 after a nodfrom the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Department of Economic Affairs,following which it was made mandatory for banks to mention the religion of aperson from Pakistan and Bangladesh for opening an account in India


PTI
December 14, 2019
Assam is witnessing one of the worst violent protests by the public in its history with three rail stations, a post office, a bank, a bus terminus, shops, dozens of vehicles and other public properties being set ablaze or ransacked


Reuters
December 14, 2019
The new law offers a way to Indian citizenship for six minority religious groups from neighbouring Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan including Hindus and Christians, but not Muslims


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, December 11, 2019
As the Citizenship Amendment Bill secures the approval of both Houses of Parliament, here's a look at what the contentious legislation entails and the reason behind the uproar over it


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, December 11, 2019
The Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019 aims to protect non-Muslim refugees facing religious persecution in Muslim-majority Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan


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November 7, 2019



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August 13, 2019



PTI
August 3, 2019
The government has decided to prepare a National Population Register (NPR) by September 2020 to lay the foundation for rolling out a citizens' register across the country.


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August 3, 2019



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July 24, 2019



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July 24, 2019



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