Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019
India  /  Published 12.12.19

Kerala CM refuses to implement CAB

The Kerala government has decided not to implement the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill enacted by the Centre, calling it unconstitutional.Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan told reporters in Thiruvan...
By KM Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 12.12.19

Trinamul ups ante on citizen bill

The Trinamul Congress has launched its campaign against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in north Bengal by organising a meeting in Malda and taking out processions across the region. Around 3,000 Tri...
By Soumya De Sarkar & Avijit Sinha in Malda

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Curfew in hills, mobile Internet shut

Trouble erupted in Shillong, compelling the district administration of East Khasi Hills to impose curfew in a few areas of the city from 10pm on Thursday until further orders.Following unrest in the N...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

India  /  Published 11.12.19

Persecution ‘hole’ in bill fuels theories

The draft of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill that was circulated among MPs shows a “discrepancy” that had not been conclusively addressed even after the piece of legislation was passed in the Raj...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.12.19

IPS officer quits over bill

An IPS officer said on Wednesday that he had decided to resign from the service as protest against the “blatantly communal and unconstitutional” Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.Abdur Rahman, posted a...
By PTI in Mumbai


North East  /  Published 11.12.19

17 long-distance trains cancelled

Train services in the Northeast, particularly Assam, have been badly disrupted during the last couple of days because of the anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Bill protests and bandhs. As a fallout of the ...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

North East  /  Published 11.12.19

Manipur euphoric after ILP implementation

 Manipur rejoiced with Parliament calling for implementation of inner-line permit (ILP) system to curb influx in the state.Chief minister N. Biren Singh displayed the official Gazette of India Ex...
By Robert Sapam in Imphal

India  /  Published 10.12.19

India taking a wrong turn, we’re not Pakistan: Venki

Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, Nobel Laureate and president of the Royal Society, the prestigious body whose members include the world’s top scientists, has given an exclusive interview to The Telegr...
By Amit Roy in London

India  /  Published 10.12.19

Opposition pledges Rajya Sabha resistance

The Opposition, though outnumbered even in the Rajya Sabha, is planning to put up a bigger resistance to the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill when it is brought to the House on Wednesday and is hopeful of...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 10.04.19

BJP faces identity hurdle in Northeast

Pranjal Kalita, the 22-year-old general secretary of the Cotton University Students Union in Guwahati, is indignant.When The Telegraph reached out to him to know the union’s views on the BJP’s pol...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


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