Citizenship Amendment Bill
India  /  Published 12.12.19

Congress jibe on Modi's CAB tweet

The Congress on Wednesday took a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his assurance to the people of Assam on Twitter after the passage of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in Parliament, saying ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.12.19

IUML moves SC against citizenship bill

The Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) on Thursday moved the Supreme Court, challenging the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, a day after it was passed in the Rajya Sabha. The bill seeks to grant Indi...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

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 11.12.19

Bill not for Mizoram, Shah tells Rajya Sabha

Home minister Amit Shah moved the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday with the Opposition also moving a resolution to send the controversial bill to a select committee. ...
By Our bureau and agencies in New Delhi

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 10.12.19

Cottonians on fast

Cotton University students, who are on an “uninterrupted hunger strike” since Monday night despite ongoing examinations, on Tuesday also announced a non-cooperation movement against the government...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati


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