Punjab government has told the Supreme court that there are 261 Rohingya Muslims living in the state. The affidavit also stated that the state does not share borders with Bangladesh or Myanmar.
RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat has called for reformulation Of National Population Policy, keeping in view the country’s ‘limited resources’.
Only 35% of Americans approve of US President Joe Biden's handling of immigration, down from 43% in April, according to a poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research
The US State of Florida has sued the Joe Biden Administration claiming that the federal immigration policy will cost the state millions of dollars and cause harm to the state.
Most of these people claim that they belonged to the police force and fire service but they did not have documentary proof in support of the claim
The vaccination sites will be considered 'sensitive locations' and generally off-limits for enforcement actions, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said
Protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act continue in parts of India. The issue continues to keep India on edge. Stay updated with all the latest developments here.
Rahul Gandhi attached a news video report from Assam's Matia showing barrack-like constructions apparently for use as a detention centre for refugees that is being built at an estimated cost of Rs 46 crore.
The facility with several rooms, a kitchen and toilets has been kept ready on the directions of the government, a social welfare department official said.
The BJP spokesperson said Sri Lankan Tamils were fighting for a separate homeland and not escaping from religious persecution.
The advisor said the issue of amended Citizenship Act is an internal matter of India.
The arrested accused did not have any valid documents for their stay in the country, the police said.
Thousands of people defied curfew in Guwahati and took to the streets, prompting police to open fire, even as protests against the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill intensified in Assam.
Undoubtedly, the Assamese are angry over the CAB and their fears over it need to be genuinely allayed. But they have reasons to be disappointed with themselves as well for not having paid more attention to what the BJP and its leaders said during the last election campaign.
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill should not be read in isolation; it should be read with the proposed National Population Register.
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill is the latest in a long list of intimidating tools meticulously chiseled into shape for alienating the Muslims in India.
The people found in a refrigerated container on a boat received medical attention at a port and two were taken to hospital for further treatment for possible hypothermia
Esther Duflo says fear of migration is often made worse by governments who want to be seen to be doing something about the problem.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.