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    Counterterrorism measures have gone too far

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 14, 2020

    OVER a matter of weeks, in early 2019, Shamima Begum became a household name. Not because her actions were more horrific or her situation more...

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    Destroying constitutional fraternity

    SG Vombatkere | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2020

    THERE was public alarm following enactment of CAA-2019. The 2003 Rules, Citizenship (Registration of Citizens and Issue of National Identity Cards) Rules, 2003 may not...

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    Sanitising Modi’s Hindutvavadi fascism is impious

    Habib Siddiqui | Updated at 12:00am on March 11, 2020

    ON MARCH 4, the US Commission on International Religious Freedom convened a hearing about the intent and impact of India’s amended citizenship laws and the...

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    Shaheen Bagh reclaims land, birth and death

    Farida Akhter | Updated at 12:00am on March 08, 2020

    THOUSANDS of women have been protesting since December 15, 2019 against the Citizenship Amendment Act, the National Register of Citizens and the National Population Register...

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    The fires next door

    FS Aijazuddin | Updated at 12:00am on March 06, 2020

    AUSTRALIA had bushfires, India the incendiary Citizenship Amendment Act 2019. It has ignited ‘fires of anger’ across what the Bengali Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore once...

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    Modi has no citizenship certificate, he is Indian by birth: PMO

    New Age Desk | Updated at 10:38pm on March 01, 2020

    In reply to an RTI filed by An Indian citizen questioning the citizenship of prime minister Narendra Modi, the PMO office has replied that prime...

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    Trump in Modi’s India

    Kenneth Surin | Updated at 12:00am on March 02, 2020

    I’VE been in New Delhi for over a week, attending a conference organised by the Muslim-majority Jamia Millia Islamia University. Jamia has been a focal-point...

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    Trump hails ‘exceptional’ Modi at huge India rally

    Agence France-Presse . Ahmedabad | Updated at 01:26am on February 25, 2020

    US president Donald Trump got a rapturous and romantic welcome to India on Monday, addressing a huge rally and holding hands with his wife at...

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    Anti-CAA protesters block road in Delhi

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:50am on February 24, 2020

    More than 1,000 people, mostly women, staging a protest against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill blocked the road outside Jaffarabad metro station in northeast Delhi on Sunday...

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    Right to assemble

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2020

    THE agitations which have swept India against the Citizenship Amendment Act have created precedents none imagined earlier. Women predominate, some with babies in arms. So,...