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UP govt postpones National Population Register work in view of coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic

The Uttar Pradesh government led by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has postponed the work for National Population Register (NPR) 2021 in the state due to the coronavirus pandemic.

May 16, 2020, 10:51 AM IST

Taal Thok Ke (Spl Edition): What is your question on ‘Communal’ Corona? | #CoronaHasNoReligion

In this special segment of Taal Thok Ke we bring you a panel discussion on concurrent issues. In today's episode of 'Taal Thok Ke' we will respond to your questions related to coronavirus. What is your question on ‘Communal’ Corona?

Apr 02, 2020, 19:44 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: What to do with those who spread 'Corona Jihad’?

In this segment of Taal Thok Ke we bring you a panel discussion on concurrent issues. In today's episode of 'Taal Thok Ke' we will discuss, What to do with those who are using corona as a ‘Jihadi Weapon’?

Apr 02, 2020, 18:50 PM IST

Coronavirus COVID-19: First phase of Census 2021, NPR updation deferred after PM Narendra Modi announces 21-day lockdown

The Centre on Wednesday (March 25, 2020) deferred until further orders the exercise to update the National Population Register (NPR) and the first phase of the Census-2021 due to the 21-day lockdown announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to control the deadly Coronavirus pandemic.

Mar 25, 2020, 16:24 PM IST

BREAKING NEWS: Delhi assembly passes resolution against NPR and NRC

"I urge the Centre to withdraw National Population Register and National Register of Citizens as I believe that 90 per cent people will not be able to prove their citizenship,’’ he added.

Mar 13, 2020, 19:33 PM IST

No document needed for NPR, no one will be declared doubtful: Home Minister Amit Shah

Shah also asked the Leader of Opposition, Ghulam Nabi Azad of the Congress, to visit him along with other opposition leaders to clarify doubts on NPR.

Mar 12, 2020, 21:07 PM IST

CAA, NPR, NRC not just issues of Muslims: Akbaruddin Owaisi

In a veiled attack at Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Central government, Owaisi said: "The rulers are not concerned about falling GDP or economy. But they are more concerned about CAA. CAA, NPR, and NRC.

Mar 07, 2020, 16:41 PM IST

After Bihar, Andhra Pradesh government to pass resolution against National Population Register

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday (March 3) said that his government will introduce a resolution against the NPR in the upcoming assembly session.

Mar 03, 2020, 19:12 PM IST

No need to pass resolution against CAA, NPR in Assembly: Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar

Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar asserted that the CAA and NPR will not take away citizenship and it is unnecessary to pass a resolution against CAA and NPR just like it was done in Bihar Assembly.

Mar 01, 2020, 13:09 PM IST

Bihar Assembly passes resolution against NRC, wants NPR in 2010 format

Bihar Assembly on Tuesday (February 25) passed a resolution to not implement the NRC in the state.

Feb 25, 2020, 15:32 PM IST

Bihar Assembly witnesses uproar over NPR, NRC on second day of Budget Session

As soon as the proceedings of the Assembly started, Leader of Opposition Tejashwi Yadav accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of misleading the people on National Population Register (NPR).

Feb 25, 2020, 14:47 PM IST

NRC will not be implemented in entire country, says Uddhav Thackeray after meeting PM Narendra Modi

CM Thackeray, along with son Aaditya, met PM Modi in the national capital and asserted PM Modi has promised him that NRC will only be implemented in Assam. 

Feb 21, 2020, 19:15 PM IST

Will interlocutors return to Shaheen Bagh after 2 days of negotiations with no result

Supreme Court-appointed interlocutors Senior lawyer Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran returned to Shaheen Bagh on February 20 for the second day of negotiations and said they would attempt to find a solution while letting Shaheen Bagh stay. The second round of talks between the protesters and interlocutors ended without any resolution and with a reiteration of the demand for repealing the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). Now the question is will the interlocutors return to Shaheen Bagh again.

Feb 21, 2020, 10:32 AM IST

NCP’s stand is clear over CAA, NPR; will convince Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray: Sharad Pawar

NCP supremo Sharad Pawar on Tuesday (February 18) said that his party's stand is clear on CAA and NPR and he will try to convince Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray too.

Feb 19, 2020, 06:52 AM IST

NPR won't be implemented in MP as of now, says CM Kamal Nath

A letter from the Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) said, "Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath has clearly stated that NPR is not going to be implemented in the state as of now."

Feb 17, 2020, 22:44 PM IST

Ready to take bullets in chest but will not show papers: Asaduddin Owaisi

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi continued his tirade against PM Modi and Amit Shah against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Population Register (NPR) and National Register of Citizens (NRC). “We are ready to take bullets in our chests but we will not show our papers. We are ready to take bullets in our chests as we love our country,” Owaisi said further.

Feb 10, 2020, 15:38 PM IST

THE END of political intrigue in Shaheen Bagh today?

There will be a hearing in the Supreme Court today in protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act in the case of protests going on in Shaheen Bagh for almost two months. Earlier, the Supreme Court on Friday postponed the hearing due to Delhi elections.

Feb 10, 2020, 11:40 AM IST

Hearing in Supreme Court on 2 major petitions related to Shaheen Bagh today

There will be a hearing in the Supreme Court today in protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act in the case of protests going on in Shaheen Bagh for almost two months. Earlier, the Supreme Court on Friday postponed the hearing due to Delhi elections.

Feb 10, 2020, 09:14 AM IST

PM Modi defends National Population Register, slams opposition for spreading rumours

While discussing the motion of thanks to President’s address in Rajya Sabha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the NPR and Census were ‘normal administrative processes’ and people are being misled by opposition parties on these issues only to create anarchy in the country.

Feb 06, 2020, 20:17 PM IST

MK Stalin-led DMK begins signature campaign against CAA, NRC, NPR

The campaign was started by DMK chief MK Stalin from his Assembly constituency Kolathur last week

Feb 06, 2020, 06:36 AM IST