Citizenship Amendment Bill
India  /  Published 23.05.19

Badruddin Ajmal leads by 158518 votes in Dhubri

This election, Badruddin Ajmal was a lone fighter in Dhubri, where he has won twice. The Congress was in talks with Ajmal’s party All India United Democratic Front, but decided in the end not to all...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 12.01.19

Assam varsity students post video for peace

Five students of Assam University, Silchar, have posted a video on Facebook, urging the people of the state to refrain from sharing hateful content online and instead exercise peace and restraint.The ...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 13.01.19

Our liberties dangle by a slender thread

This last week in Parliament could be, potentially, a turning point in the history of the republic. The Lok Sabha passed two bills that have large constitutional implications.The citizenship amendment...
By Mukul Kesavan

West Bengal  /  Published 16.12.19

Mamata dares Delhi to topple Bengal govt

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday dared the BJP-led Centre to topple her government and imprison her, reasserting that neither the amended citizenship law nor the National Register of Citizens ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 11.01.19

Lawyers threaten to move SC over bill

Lawyers across Assam staged sit-ins on Friday against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, and threatened to move the Supreme Court if it becomes a law.The lawyers, who protested under the banner o...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati


Jharkhand  /  Published 15.12.19

How PM speaks: Can tell by clothes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday told an election rally in Dumka that those indulging in violence over the Citizenship Amendment Act could be identified by their clothes.“Unke kapdon se pata c...
By Vijay Deo Jha and PTI in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 15.12.19

Slam dunk in Northeast

While the Northeast is wracked by tumultuous protests over the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 heartening news emanated from one corner of the sporting powerhouse that contributes international-leve...
By Sudipta Bhattacharjee

North East  /  Published 14.12.19

Congress slams Mizoram lawmaker

The Opposition Congress on Saturday accused Mizoram’s lone Lok Sabha member C. Lalrosanga of being a “traitor” for allegedly voting in favour of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, which was passe...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

West Bengal  /  Published 14.12.19

Shove thy neighbour

Towards the end of November this year, a solidarity festival was organised on the streets of Mominpur in southwest Calcutta. Called Calcutta 23: Celebrating Diversity, the two-day festival constituted...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

India  /  Published 14.12.19

RJD calls for Bihar bandh on December 21 in protest against citizenship law

Lalu Prasad's Rashtriya Janata Dal has given call for a Bihar bandh on December 21 in protest against the amended Citizenship Act, alleging that it has blown the Constitution to smithereens.Tejashwi Y...
By PTI in Patna


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