CAA

Another Shaheen Bagh in UP: Lucknow's Ghantaghar new hub for women protesting CAA, NRC

“Save Constitution, Save India, No to CAA, NRC, Reject CAA, Reject NRC" were the slogans repeated by the women while fluttering the tricolour.

published on : 18th January 2020

Persecuted or not, immigrants with 3 documents will get Indian citizenship: Assam Minister

Himanta Biswa Sarma said the CAA beneficiaries would not be able to give evidence of their religious persecution in Bangladesh as police stations there were unlikely to give any documents

published on : 18th January 2020

'NPR is nothing but NRC in disguise': P Chidambaram hits out at Modi government 

Modi government has quickly "changed gears" and is now talking of NPR instead of NRC after the Assam fiasco, he said.

published on : 18th January 2020

Court asks police to verify if Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad has an office in Delhi 

The court was hearing a plea filed by Azad seeking modification of the conditions imposed on him in his bail order.

published on : 18th January 2020

CPM mouthpiece slams Kerala Governor for 'anti-government' stand

In a hard-hitting editorial, it said the governor who spoke to the media without understanding the stature of the position being held by him, was making 'political statements'.

published on : 18th January 2020

Intellectuals opposing Citizenship Act are 'devils', 'parasites', says Dilip Ghosh

'The intellectuals who are opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act are spineless. They are devils and parasites,' Dilip Ghosh said at a rally in West Bengal on Friday.

published on : 18th January 2020

Court grants bail to 14 arrested for anti-CAA violence in Muzaffarnagar

District judge Sanjay Kumar Pachori on Friday allowed their bail pleas and directed that they be released after furnishing two sureties each of Rs one lakh each.

published on : 18th January 2020

#KCRnoNPR: Hyderabad protesters plan viral anti-CAA hashtags

Following the recent detention of protesters by the city police after the massive flash protest at Tolichowki, WhatsApp groups have become more careful about what they post.

published on : 18th January 2020

More than 300 gather in Hyderabad to pay tribute to Rohith Vermula

On Rohith’s 4th death anniversary, his mother announces rally against CAA, NRC; says government wants to wipe out minorities

published on : 18th January 2020

CAA stir: Jamia’s 'call for resistance', to send postcard to President Kovind

In the intervening night of Thursday and Friday, Congress leader Salman Khursheed made a surprise visit to support the protesters of Jamia, where protests have been on for 36 days now. 

published on : 18th January 2020

Cops cut students’ 2-day stir to 4 hours  

The students were later informed by the police that they were allowed to protest only until 10 pm, after which they would be detained.

published on : 18th January 2020

Youth motivated, but are protesting out of frustration, says Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Frustration towards the system and negativity are driving them. At the same time, they are motivated to do something for the country. So, the demonstration is a mix of both.

published on : 18th January 2020

CAA will hit women more, says Kanimozhi

DMK leader and MP says the central government is trying to make India a Hindi-speaking, Hindu nation

published on : 18th January 2020

'Free Kashmir' placard row: Advocates come forward to assist Nalini Balakumar

This comes after Bar announced its members would not appear for her, as she displayed a ‘Free Kashmir’ placard 

published on : 18th January 2020

Progressives appeal to Mysuru Bar Assn to reconsider decision on Nalini Balakumar

Accusing the police of framing sedition charges against Nalini, a Dalit woman, they believe there is a need for legal support, and requested them to cooperate.

published on : 18th January 2020
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