Citizenship Amendment Bill
North East  /  Published 10.12.19

‘Murder’ charge on BJP govt

All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) general secretary Lurinjyoti Gogoi on Tuesday accused the central and state governments of “murdering” the 855 martyrs of Assam Movement for the “second time...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 10.12.19

Protests irrational, emotional: Sonowal

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday asked various organisations not to spread rumours about the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and said the ongoing protests against the bill by students a...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 10.12.19

Protests rock NE, internet shut in Tripura

Large parts of the northeast simmered in anger against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill on Tuesday with students and left organsations enforcing a shutdown leading to internet services being stopped i...
By Agencies in Agartala

North East  /  Published 10.12.19

Anti-CAB protests disrupt life in Northeast

Large parts of the northeast on Tuesday simmered with protests by students' unions and Left-democratic organisations against the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, passed by the Lok Sabha.Inter...
By PTI in Agartala

India  /  Published 10.12.19

Rahul, Priyanka slam Centre over citizenship bill

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday slammed the government over the passage of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, saying it was an 'attack on the Indian Constitution'.The Lok Sabha passed the Citiz...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi


India  /  Published 10.12.19

CAB: US body seeks sanctions against Shah

A federal US commission on international religious freedom has said that the Citizenship Amendment Bill is a 'dangerous turn in the wrong direction' and sought American sanctions against Union home mi...
By PTI in Washington

India  /  Published 09.12.19

From Congress to TMC, deep misgivings

The Congress on Monday fiercely opposed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, condemning it as not only “unconstitutional” but “anti-constitutional”, which goes against India’s tradition and cul...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.12.19

Tharoor submits notice to oppose CAB introduction

Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Monday submitted a notice in the Lok Sabha to oppose the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill at the introduction stage on the grounds that it 'violates' the fundament...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 08.12.19

All Assam Students’ Union members ransack AGP office

Violence marked anti-citizenship bill protests in Dibrugarh on Sunday as hundreds of activists of the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) ransacked the district head office of the AGP. Angry over the p...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh

North East  /  Published 30.12.18

Forum files petition in SC against bill

The Forum Against Citizenship Act Amendment Bill announced on Sunday that it has filed a petition in the Supreme Court, challenging the laws regularising the entry and stay of persecuted communities f...
By Ali Fauz Hassan in Guwahati


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