Both amendments to citizenship rights laws and the National Register of Citizens will place pressure on Pakistan and Bangladesh to accept those stripped of nationality.
The measure is the latest move by the governing Hindu nationalist BJP that targets followers of Islam. A previous measure stripped millions of mainly Muslim residents of Assam of citizenship.
What started as a protest against a rise in fees has turned into a larger fight to maintain institutional independence at a prestigious Indian university.
The eminent historian’s scholarship undermines Hindutva’s project to saffronise India’s past.
In late August TRT World spoke to Shehla Rashid, a pro-India politician with the Jammu and Kashmir People's Movement, who has criticised India's revocation of Kashmir's autonomous status. Today, New Delhi police filed multiple cases against her.
The rising wave of Hindu nationalism and Islamophobia in India threatens to sweep up Muslim-majority Kashmir in its wake
In a series of tweets, Shehla Rashid, a Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement leader claims Indian armed forces are conducting night raids, picking up boys and ransacking houses since India-administered Kashmir’s autonomy was stripped two weeks ago.
If you're a writer active on social media then you probably fight off 'trolls' every day. But if you question the Hindu nationalist government of India, you find yourself dealing with an entirely unique breed of a troll.
As New Delhi seeks to repeal a law that acts as a constitutional bridge between India and disputed Kashmir, many prominent journalists, actors and public figures celebrated what experts call an undemocratic move.
The Indian government's measures to bring Kashmir under direct rule by New Delhi attempts to erase the Kashmiri political identity and will inflame an already simmering resistance.
The article of the Indian Constitution forbids Indians outside the state from permanently settling, buying land, holding local government jobs and securing education scholarships in the region.
The 19-year-old victim had accused ruling Bharatiya Janata Party state lawmaker Kuldeep Singh Sengar of raping her in 2017. Media reports said suspicions over the crash had been raised because the truck's registration number was painted over.
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