NATIONAL REGISTER OF CITIZENS
On eve of SC hearing, Shaheen Bagh women fast, write postcards to CJI
The women wrote postcards in Hindi, English and Urdu, describing how statements on NRC made them fear the future of their children. “When former President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed’s family could not prove its nationality, how will we common Muslims manage,” asked one of the 5,000 postcards addressed to CJI SA Bobde.
Nation bearing brunt of 'differences' between Modi-Shah:Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel
"While Amit Shah says NRC will be implemen...
Watch: People take out candle march from Jamia to Shaheen Bagh against CAA, NRC
A candle march was held from Jamia Millia Islamia to Shaheen ...
CAA internal matter of India but 'unnecessary': Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has termed as "internal matters" of India the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Regis...
Kerala govt not to cooperate with procedures for NPR updation
The Left government in Kerala is set to inform the Union government about its non-cooperation with any official procedures regarding the updation of the National Population Register (NPR). A special cabinet headed by Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan took the decision.
Disclosure of information in NPR voluntary: MoS Home Reddy
Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy also said the NPR was first initiated by the Congress-led UPA in 2010 and it was a constitutional obligation.
Govt notifies National Startup Advisory Council, Commerce Minister to chair
The council is being set up in the wake of a plethora of regulatory changes covering startups in the works to reduce time spent on tax compliance by them to less than one hour a month along with easier incorporation processes and boosting the availability of global and domestic capital.
CPI(M) to conduct door-to-door campaign across country to explain link between CAA, NPR and NRC
CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on January 19 said that the party will soon launch a house-to-house campaign across country to expl...
Akhilesh Yadav can’t contest polls if he doesn’t fill NPR form: BJP's Sanjeev Balyan
While addressing a rally in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur on January 11, the Minister of State (MoS) for Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheri...
States opposing CAA implementation is 'unconstitutional': Sitharaman
Sitharaman was responding to a query from among the audience at an event on CAA, organised by Chennai Citizens' Forum,that some states like Kerala have opposed implementation of the CAA in their respective states.
NCLAT asks DLF to register transfer of shares to investor's legal heirs, imposes cost of Rs 5 lakh
"We note that the appellant (DLF) is a listed company in real estate and is very well aware of legal formalities. By insisting affidavit and indemnity bond again and again, in spite of Letter of Administration issued clearly establish that the Appellants (DLF and Rajdhani Investments) are harassing the poor investors," said a three-member NCLAT bench.
NMDC executes and registers 4 of its iron ore mining leases in Chhattisgarh
The mining lease areas for deposit-5, 10, 14 and 14 NMZ are 540.05 Ha, 309.34 Ha, 322.36 Ha and 506.74 Ha respectively.
Anant National University launches fellowship for climate action
“It shifts the focus from the unprecedented level of climate anxiety we see around us today to offering individuals ways to be part of the solution to mitigate climate change,” said Miniya Chatterji, CEO of Sustain Labs Paris, a company that helps companies become sustainable, who is also leading the climate action program.
First National Population Register, then National Register of Citizens
The nationwide National Register of Citizens (NRC) will be notified after the Registrar General of India (RGI) updates the National Population Register (NPR), officials said, citing provisions of the Citizenship Act.
Supreme Court notices to centre on minority schemes
A bench, comprising Justices RF Nariman and S Ravindra Bhatt, issued the notices on a petition filed by Sanatan Vedic Dharam lawyer Vishnu Shankar Jain.
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