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Home Minister Amit Shah expands Foreigner Tribunals across India

India’s Ministry of Home Affairs, on May 30, amended the Foreigners (Tribunals) Order 1964 to bring the whole country under the controversial Foreigner Tribunals regime. And this move can have far-reaching consequences regarding New Delhi’s approach to immigrants and refugees. Previously, these quasi-judicial tribunals were unique to the northeast Indian state of Assam, which is […]