Citizenship Amendment Act

MHA seeks more time to frame rules under Citizenship Amendment Act

The Citizenship Amendment Act was passed by Parliament on December 11, 2019 and the Presidential nod was received the next day.

published on : 10th January 2022

Exhibition by Jamia students looks back at ‘police brutality’

The Jamia unit of the All India Students Association (AISA) organised the event on Wednesday at the Press Club of India.

published on : 16th December 2021

Two years after passage of Act, anti-CAA protests return in Northeast

The North East Students’ Organisation (NESO), the apex students’ body of the region, observed the second anniversary of the controversial Act’s passage as a “black day”

published on : 11th December 2021

NDA ally NPP demands repeal of Citizenship (Amendment) Act

NPP leader Agatha Sangma demanded the repeal of the CAA at a meeting of NDA allies convened ahead of the Winter session of Parliament.

published on : 28th November 2021

Telangana HC adjourns case hearing on Citizenship Amendment Act PIL

BJP leader N Indrasena Reddy had earlier filed a PIL in the Telangana Hogh Court questioning the state government's action to introduce and pass a resolution in the assembly against CAA, 2019.

published on : 17th November 2021

"We can have a 10-point programme on which all parties should agree": Vikramjit Singh Sahney

Philanthropist and industrialist Vikramjit Singh Sahney in conversation with Editorial Director of The New Indian Express Prabhu Chawla and noted journalist Kaveree Bamzai in TNIE Expressions.

published on : 10th October 2021

'Not in tune with secular principles...': Stalin moves resolution in TN Assembly urging Centre to repeal CAA

Leaders of political parties in the House are conveying their views on this resolution and shortly, the resolution is expected to be adopted in the Assembly.

published on : 8th September 2021

Ex-Delhi MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa seeks changes in CAA for citizenship to Afghan Sikhs, Hindus

“We are thankful to the Government of India for making sincere efforts for evacuating members of Sikh and Hindu community from Afghanistan after the collapse of Afghan Government.

published on : 25th August 2021

Owaisi targets Hardeep Puri for remarks that Afghanistan situation shows need for CAA

Puri, a senior BJP leader, on Sunday outlined the need for the CAA in view of Sikhs and Hindus fleeing Afghanistan taken over by the Taliban on August 15.

published on : 24th August 2021

Afghan crisis exhibits importance of CAA in India: BJP leader Ramchander Rao

Rao said that the religious persecution of Hindus and Sikhs in Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan has forced them to leave their homes.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Developments in volatile neighbourhood are the reason why CAA is necessary: Hardeep Singh Puri

The Ministry of External Affairs has said the government is committed to the safe return of all Indian nationals from Afghanistan.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Citizenship under CAA only after issuance of rules; no more amendments proposed: Government

Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai also said there is no proposal under consideration of the government for any further amendment of the Citizenship Act.

published on : 4th August 2021

Centre seeks extension till January 9 for framing CAA rules

The CAA envisages to grant Indian nationality to persecuted non-Muslim minorities of Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Afghanistan. This is the fifth extension sought by the government.

published on : 27th July 2021

US says India "remains challenging place" to do business, urges to minimise bureaucratic hurdles

In its report, the State Department said that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government's first 100 days of its second term were marked by two "controversial" decisions.

published on : 22nd July 2021

No Muslim will face any loss due to CAA, says RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

On NRC, the RSS chief said there are several methods for a country or a government to know its citizens and it was one of them.

published on : 21st July 2021
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