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Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB)

If Voted To Power In Assam, Congress Will Never Implement CAA In State: Rahul Gandhi

Feb 14, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Launching his election campaign in the state, which is scheduled to go to polls in April-May, Rahul Gandhi also said that his party will protect every principle of the Assam Accord

Anti-Citizenship Act Protests Begin In Assam

Dec 11, 2020 PTI

The agitation began from Sivasagar, where it was launched last year before it was halted due to Covid-19 pandemic.

Jamia Professor, Suspended For 'Failing 15 Non-Muslim Students', Didn't Fail Even One

Atul Ranjan, an Electrical Power System Management (1st semester) student, had failed written against his name for the paper Ahmad taught because he was absent when the exam was conducted.

Police Clear Anti-CAA Protest Site At Delhi's Shaheen Bagh Amid COVID-19 Fears

Mar 24, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

The eviction comes two days after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced the national capital was going into a complete lockdown to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, which has already claimed over 13,000 lives worldwide.

'... Armed Outfit May Exploit': Assam To Remain 'Disturbed Area' Under AFSPA For Another 6 Months

The 'disturb area' tag was last extended starting August 28, 2019, citing the “sensitive matter” of publication of the National Register of Citizens (NRC).

13 March, 2020

'61 MLAs Don't Have Birth Certificates': Kejriwal Govt Passes Resolution Against NPR, NRC

Outlook Web Bureau

The Delhi chief minister challenged Union ministers to show whether they had birth certificates issued by the government.

12 March, 2020

'No Law To Support You': SC On Yogi Govt's 'Name And Shame' Posters


An apex court bench refused to stay the March 9 Allahabad High Court order directing the Yogi Adityanath administration to remove the posters.

29 February, 2020

Group In Saffron Clothes Chants 'Goli Maaro...' Slogan At Rajiv Chowk Metro Station


The five-six men, wearing saffron T-shirts and kurta, started the sloganeering when the train was about to halt at the metro station, according to a PTI reporter who was at the spot.

26 February, 2020

'World Is Watching': US Lawmakers Take Note Of Delhi Violence


Reacting to the violence that has claimed at least 13 lives in the past a couple of days, US Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal said the 'deadly surge of religious intolerance in India is horrifying'.

25 February, 2020

Delhi Violence: Arvind Kejriwal To Meet MLAs Of Affected Areas, MHA Reviews Situation

Outlook Web Bureau

Amit Shah reviewed the law and order situation in Delhi and directed officials to restore normalcy at the earliest, a Home Ministry official said.

25 February, 2020

Delhi Violence: Death Toll Reaches 18; Prohibitory Orders Imposed Till March 24

Outlook Web Bureau

This was the second consecutive day when the northeastern part of the national capital was engulfed by clashes and violence even as US President Donald Trump arrived on Monday evening on the main leg of his India visit.


23 February, 2020

Anti-CAA Protesters, Mostly Women, Block Major Road In Jaffrabad; Metro Gates Shut

Outlook Web Bureau

The blockade continued on Sunday, prompting the authorities to beef up the security in the area. The protesters have blocked road no. 66 which connects Seelampur with Maujpur and Yamuna Vihar.

20 February, 2020

'Will Return, Continue Discussion With Protesters': SC Mediators On Shaheen Bagh Impasse

Outlook Web Bureau

The mediation talks come after the top court formed a panel, comprising Hegde, Sadhana and former Chief Information Commissioner Wajahat Habibullah, to speak to demonstratoers and persuade them to shift their protest to another site.

19 February, 2020

Dialogue Between SC-Appointed Mediators, Shaheen Bagh Protesters To Continue Tomorrow

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court had on Monday tasked Hegde and Sadhna to speak to the anti-CAA protesters at Shaheen Bagh and persuade them to shift their protest to an alternative site.

17 February, 2020

SC Appoints Mediators To Pursuade Shaheen Bagh Protesters To Move To Another Spot

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court acknowledged the people's right to protest but added that 'blocking of public roads' was the only thing causing trouble.

16 February, 2020

Video: December 15 CCTV Footage Shows Cops Thrashing Students In Jamia Millia Islamia Library

Outlook Web Bureau

The video is from December 15, Sunday, when the police had barged into the university campus and brutally assaulted students. Several students were injured and many were detained following police action.

16 February, 2020

'No Appointment': Police Stops Shaheen Bagh Protesters' March To Amit Shah's Residence

Outlook Web Bureau

The protesters, mainly women, have been staging a sit-in demonstration for the past two months against the CAA, NRC and NPR.


12 February, 2020

NRC Data Missing Because Of Non-Payment Of Rs 70 Cr, Non-Renewal Of Contract With Wipro

Sadiq Naqvi

The disruption has been caused due to the non-payment of subscription -- Rs 3 lakh per month -- and another amount of Rs 70 crore that authorities owe to Wipro.

Photo Gallery

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

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

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.

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Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

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.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

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.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

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.

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