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North-east India

In Tripura, Indian citizenship law reignites old hostilities

Communities are on edge as the CAA rekindles rivalries between Bengali settlers and Bru refugees.

In Tripura, Indian citizenship law reignites old hostilities

India

In India's northeast, protesters rally against citizenship bill

Hundreds of protesters closed streets as part of an 11-hour shutdown across the region against the controversial bill.

In India's northeast, protesters rally against citizenship bill

Asia

Naga leader Muivah wary of India after Kashmir status scrapped

Veteran Naga leader Muivah says New Delhi's abrupt decision to strip Kashmir's special status was 'unacceptable'.

Naga leader Muivah wary of India after Kashmir status scrapped

India elections 2019

In India's Assam state, citizenship law may hurt BJP's prospects

The right-wing party's offer of citizenship to non-Muslim immigrants has drawn widespread protests in the state.

In India's Assam state, citizenship law may hurt BJP's prospects