Assam man fighting citizenship battle dies by suicide

The 60-year-old dry fish seller Manik Das was fighting a legal battle to prove his citizenship before…

Reading ‘Midnight’s Borders’

‘The Dog of Tithwal’ is a short story by Sadat Hasan Manto. It stands out for…

Being excluded from NRC affects every stage of life: Assam scholar Abdul Kalam Azad

Abdul Kalam Azad is a human rights researcher, community worker, and writer based in Assam. He…

“Gross violation of constitutional rights;” lawyer Aman Wadud on Assam citizenship crisis

Prominent Assam based human rights lawyer Aman Wadud speaks to Maktoob's Noorail Khan about Assam's citizenship…

After outrage, Assam govt removes photo of Muslim family with foreigner tag from website

Following the criticisms from family, photographer and Muslim community leaders, the photograph of a riot victim…

Assam: Riot victim Muslim family’s photo appears on govt website with ‘foreigner’ tag

On Saturday, the All Assam Minority Students’ Union (AAMSU) submitted a memorandum to the Chief Secretary…

Tracing Sharjeel Imam from IIT to Tihar

Sharjeel Imam, a well known and recognised name, forebearer of anti-CAA/NRC protest is more than just…