Only BJP Considers ‘Illegal Immigration’ From Bangladesh a Poll Issue: Indian Opposition Lawmaker

Only BJP Considers 'Illegal Immigration' From Bangladesh a Poll Issue: Indian Opposition Lawmaker

The comments from Indian opposition lawmaker Saugata Roy, a member of the regional outfit Trinamool Congress, come as Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off his visit to Bangladesh. Several leaders from India’s ruling BJP have been critical of “illegal” migrants from Bangladesh trickling into India and altering voter demography in West Bengal. Professor¬†Saugata¬†Roy, a former […]

Govt considers referring farm laws to House panel

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The Narendra Modi government is considering referring the three contentious farm laws to a parliamentary committee, while keeping them suspended until suggestions by the panel are examined, as a way of ending the protracted showdown with farmers, a person familiar with the discussions said. The proposed solution is under consideration at the highest level in […]