This Week Around the World

March 22 Chhattisgarh, India: Between 300–350 Maoist rebels attacked a police patrol in the jungle region of Chhattisgarh state near the village of Elmaguda, killing at least 17 police and…

Protesters in Assam rallying against the most recent draft of the National Register of Citizens, which excludes 1.9 million people from the list of legal Indian citizens. Courtesy of AP Images

1.9 million people in India excluded from citizenship list

The state of Assam in Northeastern India released an updated National Register of Citizens on Aug. 31, excluding approximately 1.9 million people from the list of legal Indian citizens.  The…

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