Top Court Tells Assam Citizens' List Officials To Be Fair
Thursday, May 30, 2019, 12:31 PM
The Supreme Court today told officers handling the Assam citizens' list to be accurate instead of rushing through verifying people to meet the July 31 deadline after which the final list will be published. The National Register of Citizens or NRC is being updated for the first time since 1951 to account for illegal migration into Assam from neighbouring Bangladesh.
NRC, Citizenship Bill lollipops to fool people: Mamata
Friday, April 5, 2019, 4:54 PM
The NRC and the Citizenship Bill are "two lollipops" being doled out by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "fool" the people of Assam, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said. The NRC had left out the names of 40 lakh people and it was only the Trinamool Congress that stood beside these people irrespective of their religion, Banerjee said while addressing an election rally.
Gurgaon World's Most Polluted City, Says Study. How New Delhi Fares
Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 1:23 PM
Gurgaon in NCR is the world's most polluted city according to data released by IQAir AirVisual and Greenpeace, a non-profit organization. India, as per the new report published today, dominates the ranking, with 15 out of the 20 cities, with worst pollution. Out of the 10 cities with highest pollution, seven are in India, while one is in China and two are in Pakistan.