Citizenship Amendment Bill
West Bengal  /  Published 13.12.19

Death after paper hunt

An elderly tea stall owner “inconsolable” at being unable to find “old property documents” died in Murshidabad’s Sagardighi on Thursday night, with his wife saying he “suffered a stroke”...
By Alamgir Hossain in Sagardighi

North East  /  Published 08.01.19

Assam's BJP govt should quit, says Mahanta

Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) founding president and a signatory to the 1985 Assam Accord Prafulla Kumar Mahanta on Monday said the BJP-led government in the state should morally resign because it came to ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 08.01.19

Intelligence Bureau to tap RAW to verify claims

The Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) on Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, says 31,313 people will be immediate beneficiaries once the bill becomes an act. The bill, passed by the BJP-majority Lok...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Modi-Abe meet likely to be shifted

The India-Japan summit, planned in the city from Sunday, is likely to be shifted outside the state with protests continuing on Thursday despite imposition of curfew.A venue shift to Bhubaneswar or eve...
By Ali Fauz Hassan in Guwahati

Sports  /  Published 12.12.19

Matches hit in Guwahati

The tense situation in Guwahati, after the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill was passed in Parliament on Wednesday, forced the Indian Super League (ISL) authorities to put off Thursday’s scheduled match ...
By Imtiaz Ahmed in Guwahati


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 K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 12.12.19

Amit Shah’s Arunachal visit off

Union home minister Amit Shah’s scheduled visit to Arunachal Pradesh on Sunday has been cancelled in the wake of the protests in Assam and some other parts of the Northeast over the passage of the C...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Hope for one, danger signs for another

With Assam on the boil over the citizenship bill, state minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday sought to allay people’s fears saying the proposed law will not have an adverse impact and asserted t...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 12.12.19

Mamata to meet TMC legislators next week

Mamata Banerjee has called a meeting of Trinamul Congress MPs, MLAs and other senior leaders on December 20 to discuss the party’s next course of action in the campaign against the Citizenship (Amen...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Black flags greet Conrad K. Sangma

Meghalaya witnessed several protests on Thursday against the passage of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, while chief minister Conrad K. Sangma was greeted with slogans and black flags in East Garo Hi...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong


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