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JD-U expels Prashant Kishor, Pawan Varma from party

New Delhi: Days after election strategist Prashant Kishor and senior party leader Pawan Kumar Varma spoke against the party leadership over its stand on the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), the Nitish Kumar-led party on Wednesday expelled both the leaders from the party’s primary membership. In a statement, […]

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Anti-CAA protests: Mayawati seeks withdrawal of cases against women protesters

Lucknow: The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Monday demanded immediate withdrawal of cases lodged by the Yogi Aditynath government against women protesting against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC). BSP president Mayawati tweeted: “Wrong cases filed against women and others protesting against CAA/NRC by the BJP-led Uttar Pradesh government should […]

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NRC India’s internal affair: Border Guards Bangladesh

New Delhi: Visiting Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) chief Major General Md Shafeenul Islam here on Sunday said that the procedure of controversial National Register of Citizens (NRC) exercise in Assam is a “political” as well as “internal affair” of India. Islam responded to a question while addressing a joint press briefing with Border Security Force (BSF) […]

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People giving befitting replies to BJP’s arrogance: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday ridiculed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah for making contradictory statements on NRC and said the people have started giving befitting replies to the BJP’s “arrogance and audacity”. “India’s Home Minister says in parliament that the National Register of Citizens (NRC) exercise will […]

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Aparna Yadav supports NRC, embarrasses Akhilesh

Lucknow: Aparna Yadav, the younger daughter-in-law of Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav, has, once again, crossed the party line to announce her support to the Centre’s National Register of Citizens (NRC). She has also raised questions on those who are opposing NRC. It is noteworthy that Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav has opposed NRC, terming […]