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Suraj Gogoi

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Dissent over Citizenship Bill causes havoc

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) 2016, which was passed in the lower house of the Indian Parliament on January 8, has run into troubled...

Citizenship Bill: Strikes have become test case for freedom of speech...

Labor strikes and shutdowns have become the weapon of choice for groups in northeast Assam that oppose the Citizenship Amendment Bill, despite warnings that...

Narrow Assamese identity thrives amid shameful citizenship process

If one rewinds their memory to a few years back, a very disturbing image comes to the fore. It’s a picture of a group...

Latest killings put spotlight on Assamese nationalism

On the evening of November 1, a group of armed men in green fatigues approached people sitting at a grocery shop in Kherbari in...

Bills targeting minorities threaten India’s democracy

The landscape of Indian democracy is constantly changing, particularly in the areas of civil rights and citizenship. The Illegal Immigrants (Identification and Deportation) Bill...

In India’s tribal-dominated NE, caste poses fresh challenge

If the idea of minority is central to democracy, the principle of equality is critical to the Constitution of India. Inherent in that principle...