Citizenship Amendment Bill
North East  /  Published 05.12.19

AGP writes to Shah on CAB

The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), an ally of the ruling BJP in the state, wrote to Union home minister Amit Shah on Thursday demanding that the Centre ensure constitutional safeguards for the indigenous p...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

North East  /  Published 02.12.19

Amit Shah to hold meet today

The Union home ministry has invited the Manipur People Against Citizenship Amendment Bill (MANPAC) and different political parties active in the state for consultation on Citizenship (Amendment) Bill,...
By Robert Sapam in Imphal

North East  /  Published 02.12.19

AASU bike rally in Udalguri

 The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) and allied organisations took out a motorcycle rally at Tangla town in Udalguri district of Assam on Monday in protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) ...
By Shajid Khan in Udalguri

North East  /  Published 10.04.19

BJP faces identity hurdle in Northeast

Pranjal Kalita, the 22-year-old general secretary of the Cotton University Students Union in Guwahati, is indignant.When The Telegraph reached out to him to know the union’s views on the BJP’s pol...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 09.04.19

AGP firm on bill opposition

The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) on Tuesday released its manifesto for the Lok Sabha polls, asserting it would remain firm on its earlier stand of opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019.The AGP...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 09.04.19

BJP pledge to allay citizen bill fears

Assam BJP president Ranjeet Kumar Dass on Tuesday said the party would allay apprehensions in the minds of the people of the Northeast about the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, before introducing ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 08.04.19

BJP sticks to stand on Citizenship bill

The ruling BJP has brought the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, back into prominence after promising to enact a legislation for protection of religious minorities from the neighbouring countries.No...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

West Bengal  /  Published 05.04.19

Mamata Banerjee's NRC jab at BJP in Assam

Mamata Banerjee on Friday brought up in Assam’s Dhubri the twin emotive issues of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and the Citizenship Bill, using her first rally outside Bengal this election...
By Anirban Choudhury in Dhubri

North East  /  Published 14.10.19

Sushmita demands more tribunals in Assam

Former Silchar MP and All India Mahila Congress president Sushmita Dev on Monday said the foreigners tribunals in the state were not sufficient to dispose of all the cases of people left out of the Na...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

India  /  Published 01.10.19

Shah to address NRC issue in West Bengal

All eyes are on Union home minister Amit Shah's scheduled seminar on the contentious National Register of Citizens and Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, slated to be held on Tuesday in the city.Shah...
By PTI in Kolkata


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