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14 August, 2018 3:50 PM TMC acting against national interest, must clarify NRC stand: BJP

The BJP in West Bengal today accused the Trinamool Congress of acting "against national interest" and asked it to come clean on whether it is in favour of infiltrators or against them. "(Chief Minister) Mamata Banerjee should clearly say whether her party is in favour of infiltrators or not. The TMC should come clean on whose vote they have won elections 47

8 August, 2018 9:02 AM Thailand court orders repatriation of gangster Chhota Shakeel aide Munna Jhingada to India

Gangster Munna Jhingada has been lodged in a Bangkok prison since September 2000. NEW DELHI: In a big win for India, a criminal court in Thailand on Wednesday ordered the repatriation of Sayyed Muzakkir Muddassar Hussain alias Munna Jhingra, who is believed to be a close associate of gangster Chhota Shakeel. Dismissing Pakistan's argument, the Thai court 34

6 August, 2018 11:55 AM Meghalaya steps up checking of people at checkpoints: Police

Meghalaya is all set to carry out "rigorous" checking of people entering the state following the publication of the NRC complete draft in Assam, a senior police officer said. Superintendent of Police (infiltration), Debangshu Sangma, said that every person entering the state would be checked at the checkpoints. "At the checkpoints, the people need to show any identification 110

3 August, 2018 5:14 AM Police Certificate Gave All-Clear: Antigua On Mehul Choksi's Citizenship

PNB fraud: Mehul Choksi was granted Antigua citizenship in November last year Fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi was granted citizenship after a police clearance certificate from the government last year said there was "no adverse information" against him, Antigua has said in a statement. "The said police clearance certificate from the Government of India 48

1 August, 2018 3:07 PM India's Sovereignty Is Not A Play Thing: Arun Jaitley On Assam List

Arun Jaitley said the principal duty of any governmen is to defend its borders, prevent any trespass and make the life of the country's citizens safe and secure. Union Minister Arun Jaitley today accused Congress President Rahul Gandhi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of playing with India's sovereignty on the Assam NRC issue, saying citizens 44

30 July, 2018 8:20 PM Substantial increase in denial of H1-B petitions of Indians, says report

Indian applicants also received the most number of Request for Evidence for applications than the people from other countries, says a report from National Foundation for American Policy. Washington: There has been a substantial increase in denial of H-1B visa petitions of Indians by the US Immigration authority as compared to people of other nationalities 40

30 July, 2018 6:41 AM "No Need To Panic": Rajnath Singh As Assam Releases 2nd Citizenship Draft

Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said the draft National Register of Citizens for Assam is completely "impartial" and those whose names are not included shouldn't panic as they will get an opportunity to prove their Indian citizenship. The home minister's reaction came after the draft NRC was published today with the names of about 40 lakh residents 49

27 July, 2018 5:21 AM Mehul Choksi Says Applied For Antigua Citizenship For "Business Interest"

PNB scam: Mehul Choksi granted citizenship by Antigua in November last year, months before the PNB loan fraud erupted; Nirav Modi is also an accused Fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi has said in a statement that his application for citizenship of Antigua was driven by the desire to "expand his business" in the Caribbean and to obtain visa-free travel 128

26 July, 2018 4:59 PM Assam Chief Minister Offers Assurance To People Not On Citizen Registry

Sarbananda Sonowal asked officials to guide people, whose names do not figure in the final draft Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today sought to allay fears among people about their names missing from the Assam citizen ministry saying no one will be treated as a foreigner if their name does not appear in the final draft. Chairing a high-level 53

25 June, 2018 8:15 PM Asgardia, The First Space Country, Now Has A Head Of Nation

At a lavish ceremony in Vienna's Hofburg Palace on Monday, some 200 attendees inaugurated Russian scientist and businessman Igor Ashurbeyli as the first "head of nation" of Asgardia. Vienna, Austria: It sounds appealing given the state of politics on Earth: a plan to launch a utopian "space nation" with the aim of transcending earthly divisions. At a lavish 41