Citizenship Amendment Bill
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

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Modi, Sonowal appeal on ‘misinformation’

Delhi and Dispur on Thursday tried to assuage frayed nerves by saying that they were fully committed to safeguarding the interests of the people of Assam and urging them not to get carried away by any...
By Ali Fauz Hassan in Guwahati

Football  /  Published 11.12.19

Cloud on ISL game

The fate of Thursday’s Indian Super league fixture between NorthEast United FC and Chennaiyin FC, scheduled to be played at the Indira Gandhi Stadium here, remained uncertain on Wednesday evening, f...
By Imtiaz Ahmed in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 11.12.19

Citizen bill opponents in Bengal roll up sleeves

Protests over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) are intensifying in north Bengal with parties and organisations representing the Rajbanshis and the Gorkhas threatening movements.On Wednesday, lea...
By TT Bureau in Jalpaiguri

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


North East  /  Published 11.12.19

Army out in Tripura too

The army has been deployed in Tripura as a precautionary measure to prevent sectarian strife as an indefinite strike against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill entered the third day in the state.Two col...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

Opinion  /  Published 11.12.19

BJP's ideological leaps

The conventional wisdom that governed electoral politics and, indeed, governance in India deemed that election manifestos were purely decorative in nature. They were hurriedly prepared in the run-up t...
By Swapan Dasgupta

India  /  Published 11.12.19

Citizenship bill unconstitutional: Opposition

Opposition parties led by the Congress in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday described the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill as unconstitutional, alleging it discriminates against refugees on the basis of religion, ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.12.19

Troops being sent to NE over CAB protests

The Centre on Wednesday airlifted 5,000 paramilitary personnel to northeastern states, including Assam, for maintenance of law and order duties in wake of protests over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bil...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.12.19

Opposition speaking Pak's language: Modi on CAB

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday accused the Opposition of speaking Pakistan's language on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, while asserting that the bill will be written in 'golden letters' ...
By PTI in New Delhi


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