North East  /  Published 20.12.19

MZP lauds RS member for bill stand

Mizoram’s apex student body, the Mizo Zirlai Pawl (MZP), on Friday accorded a befitting welcome to Rajya Sabha member Ronald Sapa Tlau for strongly opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in Parli...
By Henry L Khojol in Aizawl

North East  /  Published 20.12.19

Mahanta meets victim kin

Former Assam chief minister and Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) leader Prafulla Kumar Mahanta on Friday visited the family of Ishwar Nayak, 25, who had died during anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act protests,...
By Shajid Khan in Udalguri

India  /  Published 20.12.19

Multiple demonstrations in Delhi

While an earthquake jolted northern India, New Delhi was also shook by protests at various locations against the amended citizenship law.Demonstrations around the city, however, remained peaceful with...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.12.19

Vanar Sena versus Ram and a multitude in Bangalore

At first it was a trickle. Then they came in waves, from all sides, converging peacefully at the heart of India’s IT capital, catching off guard the police and the administration who had imposed pro...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 19.12.19

Calcutta HC note on law & order

The high court on Thursday asked the Bengal government to file a detailed report on violence during the protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, but observed that law and order was “under c...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta


North East  /  Published 19.12.19

More trains cancelled

At least 42 long-distance trains were cancelled or diverted on Thursday owing to damage to railway properties during protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019.Northeast Frontier Railway s...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

North East  /  Published 19.12.19

Attack on Act protesters in Tripura

At least two Tripura police personnel, including a woman officer, were injured along with a few anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protesters, when unidentified persons threw stones at the agitators...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

Opinion  /  Published 19.12.19

Why are we so easy on our legislators?

Sir — Children are often taken to task for not knowing their lessons well. Why, then, are we so easy on our lawmakers who seem to be ignorant of even the basic tenets of the Constitution — secular...
By The Telegraph

North East  /  Published 29.02.20

KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi ill, fast uncertain

Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) leader Akhil Gogoi was rushed to Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) on Saturday after he was reported to be suffering from stomach ache and fever. However,...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.02.20

Saryu prescribes Bihar’s NRC pill

Independent MLA from Jamshedpur East Saryu Roy has suggested the Bihar formula for Jharkhand and other states on the contentious citizenship matrix issue.Last Tuesday, the Bihar Assembly passed a reso...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur


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