Citizenship Bill

'Can't suppress people's ire through intimidation': Pinarayi slams detention of leaders

Never in history were people's agitations repressed by prohibitory orders, arrests, custody and suppression, the Kerala CM said.

published on : 19th December 2019

Citizenship Act stir: Ignoring Governor's criticism

Citizenship Act stir: Ignoring Governor's criticism

published on : 18th December 2019

'Declare you will give citizenship to every Pakistani': PM Modi dares Congress

Protesters should bring forth issues for discussion with the government in a "democratic manner", Modi said while addressing a poll rally in Jharkhand.

published on : 17th December 2019

Citizenship Bill: Widespread protests in Karnataka against Act

Thousands deem Act ‘unconstitutional’ and ‘communal’; will move SC, they say

published on : 14th December 2019

Will move SC against Citizenship Act, say Assam bodies as state remains tense

No clashes between security personnel and protesters were reported in the city. However, sporadic incidents of road blockades in the city were reported in the morning. 

published on : 13th December 2019

Citizenship Act protests: Assam's Satras urge people to hoist black flags outside houses

The Satradhikar of Auniati Satra, Pitambar Deva Goswami led the agitation, which was joined by hundreds of residents of the world's largest river island Majuli.

published on : 13th December 2019

Guwahati faces water shortage as Citizenship Act protests continue, oxygen in hospitals in short supply 

A few locals came out of their homes to buy essentials from shops that opened on the third day of the curfew, but were asked to return by security personnel.

published on : 13th December 2019

Two Bangladesh ministers cancel India trips amidst protests over Citizenship Bill

Earlier Momen had cited ‘increased demands at home’ as a reason for cancelling his visit.

published on : 13th December 2019

Citizenship Bill divides people of India on religious lines: Amarinder Singh

The central government should have discussed the matter with all parties and tried to evolve a consensus, the Congress leader said.

published on : 12th December 2019

Citizenship Bill: Two killed in Assam police firing, curfew extended

Security forces were forced to open fire at over five places to control mobs who were on a rampage. Sixteen of the injured have been admitted to the Guwahati Medical College and Hospital.

published on : 12th December 2019

Left parties to hold nationwide protests against Citizenship Bill, NRC on December 19

Previously, leaders from the left parties had carried out protests against the CAB in the Parliament complex.

published on : 12th December 2019

Anti-CAB protest: Police fire blanks as thousands defy curfew in Northeast

Officials said 20-30 people have been hurt in the protests in recent days, with vehicles torched and police firing tear gas. Several thousand additional troops have been deployed in the region

published on : 12th December 2019

ISL, Ranji Trophy games suspended in Guwahati owing to curfew over Citizenship Bill row

In the Ranji Trophy, hosts Assam were in the middle of their series-opener against Services Sports Control Board (SSCB) while Tripura were facing Jharkhand.

published on : 12th December 2019

Opposition tears into Citizenship Bill, Modi government

Attacking the Modi government, Congress leader Kapil Sibal said those who had no idea of India cannot protect the idea of India.  

published on : 12th December 2019

Opposition onslaught on exclusion of Muslims forces Amit Shah to reassure the community

Shah said, 'Muslims should not worry...India can never become Muslim mukt...Muslims of this country have lived a life of honour and will continue to do so.'

published on : 12th December 2019
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