Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 Caa
North East  /  Published 29.12.19

2000 gather in Golaghat

A protest was organised by the All Golaghat District Students’ Union (AGDSU), a district branch of AASU, Asam Jatiyatabadi Yuba Chatra Parishad (AJYCP) and other 30 ethnic organisations to protest a...
By Sanjoy Hazarika in Bokakhat

West Bengal  /  Published 28.12.19

TMC bid to tap tribal ire

Nabin Chandra Hansda, an 82-year-old tribal farmer, is eagerly waiting to participate in a march that Mamata Banerjee will lead here on Monday to protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and th...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Purulia

India  /  Published 28.12.19

Congress marks 135th foundation day

The Congress on its 135th foundation day on Saturday said India has always come first for it, and sacrifice for the nation stands above all else for the party. On the occasion, Congress chief Son...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.12.19

CAA-NRC may affect Muslim minority status: Congressional Research Service

The amended Citizenship law along with a National Register of Citizens (NRC) being planned by the Narendra Modi government 'may affect the status' of Muslim minority in India, a report by the Congress...
By PTI in Washington

West Bengal  /  Published 26.12.19

Yediyurappa in Mamata firing line over payout

Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday lambasted her Karnataka counterpart B.S. Yediyurappa for reneging on an assurance to pay ex gratia to the kin of two men allegedly killed in police fi...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


India  /  Published 26.12.19

No, Mr Shah, several MPs did tell the House

Union home minister Amit Shah on Thursday chose to be miserly with the truth again, stating that members of Parliament did not say anything on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) in the House.The c...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.12.19

‘Tukde-tukde’ gang warned

Amit Shah on Thursday blamed the “tukde-tukde gang led by the Congress” for the violence during the citizenship protests in Delhi and said they should be “punished”, indicating the government ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 26.12.19

Sarania slams BTC for hosting festival

Kokrajhar MP Naba Kumar Saraniaon Thursday slammed the Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) for organising the Dwijing Festival on the bank of the Aie in Chirang district from Friday at this “critical...
By Tejesh tripathy in Bongaigaon

North East  /  Published 26.12.19

BTAD, Upper Assam protest Act

The Bodoland Territorial Area Districts (BTAD), a Sixth Schedule area exempted from the purview of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019, saw a massive protest against the law on Thursday. Over 10,000...
By Shajid Khan and Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

North East  /  Published 25.12.19

CAA fails to dampen Christmas

The long shadow of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act failed to dampen the Yuletide spirit in Christian-dominated Nagaland on Wednesday. Christians celebrated the festival across the state with religious...
By PTI in Kohima


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