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CAA A Limited, Narrowly Tailored Law For Specific Reasons: MHA

CAA A Limited, Narrowly Tailored Law For Specific Reasons: MHA

According to the MHA annual report for 2020-21, the CAA does not apply to Indian citizens and therefore, does not in any way take away or abridge their rights.

26 April 2022
If Voted To Power In Assam, Congress Will Never Implement CAA In State: Rahul Gandhi

If Voted To Power In Assam, Congress Will Never Implement CAA In State: Rahul Gandhi

Launching his election campaign in the state, which is scheduled to go to polls in April-May, Rahul Gandhi also said that his party will protect every...

14 February 2021

Anti-Citizenship Act Protests Begin In Assam

The agitation began from Sivasagar, where it was launched last year before it was halted due to Covid-19 pandemic.

Opinion | Dr Kafeel Khan And The Story Of Another Epidemic

Opinion | Dr Kafeel Khan And The Story Of Another Epidemic

The expertise the imprisoned doctor offered to the fight against COVID-19 comes from a self-driven struggle with encephalitis, which kills thousands every year

01 May 2020

Jamia Professor, Suspended For 'Failing 15 Non-Muslim Students', Didn't Fail Even One

Atul Ranjan, an M.tech Electrical Power System Management (1st semester) student, had failed written against his name for the paper Ahmad taught because he was...

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24 March 2020
Police Clear Anti-CAA Protest Site At Delhi's Shaheen Bagh Amid COVID-19 Fears

Police Clear Anti-CAA Protest Site At Delhi's Shaheen Bagh Amid COVID-19 Fears

The eviction comes two days after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced the national capital was going into a complete lockdown to contain the spread...


18 March 2020
'... Armed Outfit May Exploit': Assam To Remain 'Disturbed Area' Under AFSPA For Another 6 Months

'... Armed Outfit May Exploit': Assam To Remain 'Disturbed Area' Under AFSPA For Another 6 Months

The 'disturb area' tag was last extended starting August 28, 2019, citing the “sensitive matter” of publication of the National Register of Citizens (NRC).


13 March 2020
'61 MLAs Don't Have Birth Certificates': Kejriwal Govt Passes Resolution Against NPR, NRC

'61 MLAs Don't Have Birth Certificates': Kejriwal Govt Passes Resolution Against NPR, NRC

The Delhi chief minister challenged Union ministers to show whether they had birth certificates issued by the government.


12 March 2020
'No Law To Support You': SC On Yogi Govt's 'Name And Shame' Posters

'No Law To Support You': SC On Yogi Govt's 'Name And Shame' Posters

An apex court bench refused to stay the March 9 Allahabad High Court order directing the Yogi Adityanath administration to remove the posters.


29 February 2020
Group In Saffron Clothes Chants '<em>Goli Maaro...</em>' Slogan At Rajiv Chowk Metro Station

Group In Saffron Clothes Chants 'Goli Maaro...' Slogan At Rajiv Chowk Metro Station

The five-six men, wearing saffron T-shirts and kurta, started the sloganeering when the train was about to halt at the metro station, according to a PTI...


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26 February 2020
'World Is Watching': US Lawmakers Take Note Of Delhi Violence

'World Is Watching': US Lawmakers Take Note Of Delhi Violence

Reacting to the violence that has claimed at least 13 lives in the past a couple of days, US Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal said the 'deadly surge of religious...


25 February 2020
Delhi Violence: Arvind Kejriwal To Meet MLAs Of Affected Areas, MHA Reviews Situation

Delhi Violence: Arvind Kejriwal To Meet MLAs Of Affected Areas, MHA Reviews Situation

Amit Shah reviewed the law and order situation in Delhi and directed officials to restore normalcy at the earliest, a Home Ministry official said.


26 February 2020
Delhi Violence: Death Toll Reaches 18; Prohibitory Orders Imposed Till March 24

Delhi Violence: Death Toll Reaches 18; Prohibitory Orders Imposed Till March 24

This was the second consecutive day when the northeastern part of the national capital was engulfed by clashes and violence even as US President Donald Trump...


23 February 2020
Anti-CAA Protesters, Mostly Women, Block Major Road In Jaffrabad; Metro Gates Shut

Anti-CAA Protesters, Mostly Women, Block Major Road In Jaffrabad; Metro Gates Shut

The blockade continued on Sunday, prompting the authorities to beef up the security in the area. The protesters have blocked road no. 66 which connects...


20 February 2020
'Will Return, Continue Discussion With Protesters': SC Mediators On Shaheen Bagh Impasse

'Will Return, Continue Discussion With Protesters': SC Mediators On Shaheen Bagh Impasse

The mediation talks come after the top court formed a panel, comprising Hegde, Sadhana and former Chief Information Commissioner Wajahat Habibullah, to speak...


19 February 2020
Dialogue Between SC-Appointed Mediators, Shaheen Bagh Protesters To Continue Tomorrow

Dialogue Between SC-Appointed Mediators, Shaheen Bagh Protesters To Continue Tomorrow

The Supreme Court had on Monday tasked Hegde and Sadhna to speak to the anti-CAA protesters at Shaheen Bagh and persuade them to shift their protest to an...


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17 February 2020
SC Appoints Mediators To Pursuade Shaheen Bagh Protesters To Move To Another Spot

SC Appoints Mediators To Pursuade Shaheen Bagh Protesters To Move To Another Spot

The Supreme Court acknowledged the people's right to protest but added that 'blocking of public roads' was the only thing causing trouble.


16 February 2020
Video: December 15 CCTV Footage Shows Cops Thrashing Students In Jamia Millia Islamia Library

Video: December 15 CCTV Footage Shows Cops Thrashing Students In Jamia Millia Islamia Library

The video is from December 15, Sunday, when the police had barged into the university campus and brutally assaulted students. Several students were injured and...


16 February 2020
'No Appointment': Police Stops Shaheen Bagh Protesters' March To Amit Shah's Residence

'No Appointment': Police Stops Shaheen Bagh Protesters' March To Amit Shah's Residence

The protesters, mainly women, have been staging a sit-in demonstration for the past two months against the CAA, NRC and NPR.


12 February 2020
NRC Data Missing Because Of Non-Payment Of Rs 70 Cr, Non-Renewal Of Contract With Wipro

NRC Data Missing Because Of Non-Payment Of Rs 70 Cr, Non-Renewal Of Contract With Wipro

The disruption has been caused due to the non-payment of subscription -- Rs 3 lakh per month -- and another amount of Rs 70 crore that authorities owe to Wipro.


09 February 2020
'Revoke CAA Unconditionally, Stop Quashing Right To Dissent': Goa Archbishop To Centre

'Revoke CAA Unconditionally, Stop Quashing Right To Dissent': Goa Archbishop To Centre

The CAA, NRC and NPR are 'divisive and discriminatory' and will certainly have a 'negative and damaging effect' on a multi-cultural democracy like ours, the...


06 February 2020
Opinion | Five Reasons Why Any Defence Of Citizenship Amendment Act Is Untenable

Opinion | Five Reasons Why Any Defence Of Citizenship Amendment Act Is Untenable

There were undoubted shortcomings with Nehru-Liaquat Pact, 1950, especially with respect to the need for adequately rehabilitating refugee populations in the...


06 February 2020
'Is It Okay To Misinform Nation?' PM Modi Shreds Parties Supporting Anti-CAA Protest

'Is It Okay To Misinform Nation?' PM Modi Shreds Parties Supporting Anti-CAA Protest

Replying to a debate on Motion of Thanks to the President's Address, the prime minister said that instead of scaring people about the new citizenship law, the...


03 February 2020
Budget Did Little For India Waiting To See Govt  Shift Focus From Ideology To Economy

Budget Did Little For India Waiting To See Govt Shift Focus From Ideology To Economy

It appears to me that Narendra Modi's focus on trying whatever was possible to push the economy during his days as Gujarat CM has gone missing from the PM's...


01 February 2020
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A man on Saturday fired two rounds in air in the Shaheen Bagh area, where an anti-CAA protest is on, following which he was taken into custody by police.


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