Jan 02, 2020 11:56 AM IST
Additional Sessions Judge on Wednesday granted bail to Ekta (32) and Ravi Shekhar (36), a environment activist who runs an NGO named Climate Agenda.
- Jan 02, 2020 08:31 AM IST
CAA is a national law now and the rules have been framed taking into consideration the interests of the indigenous Assamese, the chief minister said during an interaction with media persons here on the occasion of the New Year.
- Jan 02, 2020 07:27 AM IST
Ravi Shankar Prasad said it was surprising that those who have come to power by taking oath under the Constitution are making "unconstitutional" statements
- Jan 01, 2020 12:56 PM IST
The report suggests that CAA also allows the Centre to set the conditions, restrictions and decide the manner for granting certificate of citizenship
- Jan 01, 2020 12:01 PM IST
The West Bengal BJP leadership had hoped that that the new citizenship law would be its "political trump card" ahead of the 2021 assembly polls in the state.
- Jan 01, 2020 11:33 AM IST
In 2020, the BJP will have to focus on cobbling up alliances in states, projecting popular regional faces and tackling internal problems well ahead of time.
- Dec 31, 2019 01:10 PM IST
Though the one-day special session was convened to ratify the extension of the reservation for SC and ST in the Assembly and the Parliament for another decade, the resolution against CAA was also taken up in view of the the widespread concerns among public in this regard, official sources said.
- Dec 31, 2019 12:40 PM IST
In a tweet said, Yechury said the PM used "blatant untruths" during his recent speech at the Ram Lila Maidan on CAA and tagged a fact check of Sadhguru's video with it.
- Dec 31, 2019 11:46 AM IST
DMK chief MK Stalin has mocked the Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK party, saying it was "servile" to the Centre and acted against even those drew rangoli as it did not want the Union government to be "offended" even by "flour"
- Dec 31, 2019 09:15 AM IST
Dhaka will take back undocumented Bangladeshi Muslim migrants from India if New Delhi provides evidence
- Dec 30, 2019 04:05 PM IST
Addressing Congress leaders and workers during a protest march here, Singh urged people to unite against the "draconian" legislation and said his party would fight "tooth and nail" against it.
- Dec 30, 2019 03:29 PM IST
Why did not the Congress protest in 2015 when the CAA was passed in the Lok Sabha, he asked. Any BJP worker would be ready for a debate with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on the issue, he said.
- Dec 30, 2019 02:39 PM IST
"Under the Constitution, they (states) have to implement it (CAA)", Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal told a press conference convened here to convey the views of the Centre as well as the BJP on the CAA.
- Dec 30, 2019 01:48 PM IST
After the result of the Jharkhand election, the BJP seems to have done for the Opposition what the latter may not have been able to achieve on its own – unity.
- Dec 30, 2019 01:12 PM IST
Naqvi's assurance to Muslims comes at a time when the focus is on them due to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), the National Population Register (NPR) and the proposed National Register for Citizens (NRC) which the Opposition and several people have alleged are discriminatory against the community.
- Dec 30, 2019 01:10 PM IST
Sawant said Indian citizens belonging to any religion need not worry either about the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) or the National Register of Citizens (NRC).
- Dec 30, 2019 12:31 PM IST
"Do hear this lucid explanation of aspects relating to CAA and more by @SadhguruJV. He provides historical context, brilliantly highlights our culture of brotherhood. He also calls out the misinformation by vested interest groups. #IndiaSupportsCAA," Modi tweeted.
- Dec 27, 2019 06:18 PM IST
Qadir recalled he was offering namaaz (prayers) when he learned that one policeman was being accosted and assaulted by the mob.
- Dec 23, 2019 04:27 PM IST
As the Jharkhand election results pour in it is clear that the BJP's decision to appoint Raghubar Das, as the first non-tribal chief minister in the hope of consolidating the non-tribal votes, has backfired.
- Dec 23, 2019 02:29 PM IST
Nadda was accompanied by senior BJP leaders, including West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh and national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya.
- Dec 23, 2019 01:49 PM IST
“Modi has come as God for migrants whose lives were not safe, who lived in an environment of instability and who used to say that they will die but will not return to Pakistan. They have got a new lease of life,” the former Madhya Pradesh chief minister said at a press conference here.
- Dec 23, 2019 12:48 PM IST
The BJP in its Jharkhand assembly election manifesto has claimed it will implement the NRC and Union Home Minister Amit Shah has said it will be implemented across the country, but the prime minister is now claiming just the opposite, the Congress said.
- Dec 23, 2019 12:48 PM IST
DMK president M K Stalin alongwith leaders of allies, including senior Congress leader P Chidambaram, MDMK chief Vaiko and state unit leaders of the Left parties were marching from downtown Egmore towards the Rajarathinam Stadium, a distance of about two km.
- Dec 23, 2019 12:06 PM IST
If politics creates religious issues, then one should know the country is being run by wrong people, Raut said while attributing the comment to the legendary civil rights leader.
- Dec 23, 2019 09:05 AM IST
According to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), members of Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities who have come from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan till December 31, 2014 following religious persecution there will get Indian citizenship.