Citizenship Amendment Bill
India  /  Published 10.12.19

Oppose bill, JD(U) leaders tell Nitish

After the party’s national vice-president Prashant Kishor expressed disappointment over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, JD(U) national spokesperson Pavan K. Varma has urged Bihar chief minister an...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.12.19

No locus standi: MEA on US body's CAB statement

Asserting that a US federal commission's critical comments on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill are not accurate, India on Tuesday said the American body on international religious freedom has chosen t...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 09.12.19

Actor Ravi Sharma quits BJP

Noted Assamese actor Ravi Sharma resigned from the BJP to protest against the Centre’s move immediately after the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, was tabled in the Lok Sabha on Monday.Sharma, wh...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 09.12.19

Painting slums merely pretty distraction

Sir — A slum in New Delhi was recently brightly painted by a collective of street artists with the goal of bringing cheer to a place that otherwise witnesses immense hardship. Similar endeavours had...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 09.12.19

Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 introduced in LS

Union home minister Amit Shah on Monday said in Lok Sabha that the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 is not against minorities but against infiltrators.Introducing the bill, Shah said the Congress 'di...
By PTI in New Delhi


India  /  Published 09.12.19

Citizen bill: what’s at stake for Assam

The contentious Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), introduced in Lok Sabha by Union home minister Amit Shah on Monday, proposes to allow citizenship to select non-Muslim religious minorities facing per...
By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.12.19

Bill today, students on govt mind

As Union home minister Amit Shah prepared to table the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the Lok Sabha on Monday, the government side appeared to be worried not about Opposition warhorses but students i...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.12.19

Rajnath Singh counts CAB & NRC gains

Defence minister Rajnath Singh, who was here on Sunday to campaign for BJP candidate from Jharia Ragini Singh, raised the issue of Citizenship Amendment Bill to woo voters. Addressing around 10,000 pe...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 07.12.19

Protesters urge NRC boycott

Protesters against the Citizenship Amendment Bill, set to be tabled in Parliament on Tuesday, have called for a boycott of any National Register of Citizens update if extended outside Assam. A demonst...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 06.12.19

Gauhati University's show of unity

 The Gauhati University Teachers’ Association staged a protest on the university premises on Friday evening, demanding the scrapping of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.Gauhati University profe...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati


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