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India’s messy politicized bid to eject ‘illegals’

India’s first major attempt to identify “illegal immigrants” has finally come a cropper and exposed the perils of using it as a political narrative for decades. Known as the National Register for Citizens (NRC) and carried out in the northeastern border state of Assam at a cost of 11 billion rupees (US$1.5 billion), it has […]