Citizenship Amendment Bill
India  /  Published 13.12.19

Fight is for India

The first Friday since the Citizenship Amendment Bill was signed into law brought thousands of Muslims out on the streets in several parts of the country.Events that unfolded during the day and the sy...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.12.19

Honour of nation in dust, says Mamata

Mamata Banerjee said on Friday the nation’s honour had been “thrown to the dust”, alluding to reports of Japan’s Prime Minister and two Bangladesh ministers cancelling India visits in the wake...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Meghalaya erupts as Conrad faces protests

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.The areas that came under...
By TT Bureau in Shillong

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Tripura tense but peaceful

Over 90 families living in and around Kanchanpur sub-division of North Tripura district took shelter at Anandabazar police station and in different schools following a clash between two communities a ...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

North East  /  Published 07.01.19

Mizoram CM backs protests, bandh against Citizens Bill

Mizoram chief minister Zoramthanga on Monday said the state government is strongly against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, and extended support to Tuesday’s bandh in the Northeast called by ...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

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

North East  /  Published 07.01.19

AGP withdraws support to BJP over Citizenship Bill

The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) on Monday withdrew its support to the ruling BJP in Assam over the Citizenship Amendment Bill, AGP president and minister Atul Bora said.The bill seeks to provide Indian c...
By PTI in Guwahati

India  /  Published 07.01.19

JPC final report today amid ‘dissent’

The final report of the joint parliamentary committee on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, which will be submitted in the Lok Sabha on Monday, lacks approval from at least four Opposition partie...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.12.19

Brake on visits from Bangladesh

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill appears to have alienated Bangladesh — India’s most steadfast friend in South Asia in recent years — and also cast a shadow on the optics-laden meeting Prime Min...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.12.19

Modi targets Congress over bill backlash

The BJP, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday accused the Congress of fomenting trouble in the Northeast over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, even as ruling party managers tried to asses...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi


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