Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019
Jharkhand  /  Published 11.12.19

JDU washes hands of Kishor’s bill views

A day after senior JDU leaders Prashant Kishor and Pavan Varma publicly expressed their disappointment at the party’s stand on the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB), Bihar water resou...
By Our correspondent in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 10.12.19

Appeal to Hindus to speak out

To Ismail Sheikh, 68, the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and the National Register of Citizens represent a two-pronged attack on the country’s Muslims, and he wants the Hindus to speak out against it....
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.12.19

Sanctions call in US over Citizen Bill

America’s religious-freedom monitor has recommended sanctions on Amit Shah over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, which it described as “a dangerous turn in the wrong direction” that was against...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 10.12.19

Outrage over Agatha support to bill

Hundreds of people turned up at Motphran here on Tuesday evening where an effigy of Tura MP Agatha K. Sangma was burnt while slogans were raised against the National People’s Party (NPP).Agatha and ...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 10.12.19

Warning against harassment

The founder-president of the All Cachar Karimganj Hailakandi Students’ Association, Pradip Dutta Roy, said on Tuesday that harassment of Bengalis in the Brahmaputra Valley in connection with the pro...
By Swapnaneel Bhattacharjee in Silchar


North East  /  Published 09.12.19

Actor Ravi Sharma quits BJP

Noted Assamese actor Ravi Sharma resigned from the BJP to protest against the Centre’s move immediately after the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, was tabled in the Lok Sabha on Monday.Sharma, wh...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

India  /  Published 08.12.19

Bill today, students on govt mind

As Union home minister Amit Shah prepared to table the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the Lok Sabha on Monday, the government side appeared to be worried not about Opposition warhorses but students i...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 17.02.19

Citizen bill will be back if we win: Shah

BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday said his party would table the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in Parliament afresh if they returned to power at the Centre.He said it would be mentioned in the pa...
By Pankaj Sarma and Vinod Kumar Singh in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 15.02.19

Tej accepts ‘dreamlike’ privilege

Singer Bhupen Hazarika’s son Tej on Friday said it was a tremendous honour for him and his family to be invited by the Centre to accept the Bharat Ratna on behalf of his father and it would be a “...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 14.02.19

Conrad returns to a hero’s welcome

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K. Sangma was accorded a hero’s welcome, along with AGP leaders, at the Guwahati airport here on Thursday for his role in stalling the tabling of the Citizenship (Ame...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati


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