Citizenship Amendment Bill
North East  /  Published 12.02.19

Curfew in Imphal to kill citizen bill protests

Prohibitory orders have been issued in Imphal East and Imphal West districts in Manipur for an indefinite period in view of the continued protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019.Curfew...
By Ngangbam Indrakanta Singh in Imphal

North East  /  Published 09.02.19

PM's promise of progress in Arunachal Pradesh

Amid protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited Arunachal Pradesh capital Itanagar and laid the foundation stone of many schemes and inau...
By Damien Lepcha in Itanagar

North East  /  Published 03.02.19

Trust us, Sonowal tells health workers

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday urged the state’s ground-level health workers to garner support for the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019.Sonowal, in a convention here on Sunday, ...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

India  /  Published 03.02.19

Government committed to citizenship bill: Modi

Making a strong pitch for the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill , Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday that his government would stand with the children of 'Maa Bharti' who have faced persecution in...
By PTI in Jammu

North East  /  Published 02.02.19

BJP using NRC, citizen bill to push Hindutva: Gohain

Eminent intellectual and Sahitya Akademi awardee Hiren Gohain, against whom a sedition case was filed recently, said at an public hearing on National Register of Citizens (NRC) and Citizenship (Amendm...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 31.01.19

Assam CM vows to protect indigenous people

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday said the indigenous people of Assam should not doubt his sincerity in working for jati, mati, bheti (community, land, hearth) and stressed that the ...
By Vinod Kumar Singh in Dhemaji

North East  /  Published 30.01.19

Uproar in Assam House on black-flag ban

The Assam Assembly on Wednesday witnessed acrimonious scenes and a walkout by the Congress MLAs over the ban on black flags at public events attended by Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal to prev...
By Pankaj Sarma in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 30.01.19

Kin of Assam stir martyrs return govt awards

By Abdul Gani in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 28.01.19

Bengal refugee colonies get freehold rights

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday gave freehold land rights to residents of 94 refugee colonies set up on state government plots and promised a similar initiative for another 237 colonies that ...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 26.01.19

Citizen bill shadow on Republic Day in Mizoram

Mizoram witnessed low-key Republic Day celebrations on near-empty grounds amid a boycott call from civil society groups opposed to the citizenship bill.Under an agreement between the government and th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Aizawl


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