Dec 22, 2019 04:29 PM IST
The doctors' body said hospitals are sacrosanct and are exempted from violence even in a war zone.
- Dec 22, 2019 02:23 PM IST
"The Congress party is against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC). BJP is attacking the fundamental values of this country and they are trying to destroy it, Reddy said at a protest here against the CAA.
- Dec 22, 2019 02:19 PM IST
He said by bringing the new law, the NDA government was not doing any injustice to Muslims in the country.
- Dec 22, 2019 01:37 PM IST
"The situation for us is worse than that for anyone else who would not be given Indian citizenship. We will be sent back to a country that we fled to escape violence and returning there would be nothing less than a death warrant for us," said a Rohingya told PTI at a refugee camp in south Delhi.
- Dec 22, 2019 12:39 PM IST
Holding placards, people shouted 'Inquilab Zindabad' and demanded scrapping of the contentious law during the march in Alaknanda area. A group of Jamia students also participated in the protest.
- Dec 22, 2019 12:33 PM IST
Amid raging protests over the controversial citizenship law across India, Momen hoped that the situation "cools down" and the neighbouring country "can get out of it".
- Dec 22, 2019 12:29 PM IST
Mobile internet services have been suspended in Jaipur till 8 pm as a precautionary measure.
- Dec 22, 2019 10:43 AM IST
According to sources, police administration has increased vigil and beefed-up arrangements in trouble-torn areas to maintain law and order.
- Dec 20, 2019 03:05 PM IST
"This is an unconstitutional law. The states cannot be forced to implement an unconstitutional legislation."
- Dec 20, 2019 02:35 PM IST
"It is shocking that Mamata Banerjee is talking about referendum. Who is the UN body to monitor the referendum? This is an insult to the 130 crore people of the country and their mandate. Mamata should apologise," Javadekar told reporters.
- Dec 20, 2019 02:30 PM IST
"I request my partymen that in view of the emergency-like oppression do not to come on the streets. Instead, they should express their opposition to the said act through posts and mail and by handing over memorandum to DMs, CMs and governors," she said.
- Dec 20, 2019 01:05 PM IST
Jaishankar held bilateral talks with Pompeo at the State Department on Wednesday, following which they were joined by the Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and US Defense Secretary Mark Esper for the second 2+2 dialogue.
- Dec 20, 2019 12:59 PM IST
"The comment (made by Banerjee) is an insult to Indian Parliament," Irani told reporters when asked to react on the chief minister's remark over the citizenship law.
- Dec 20, 2019 12:58 PM IST
The protest in Shah-e-Alam area of the city on Thursday turned violent forcing the police to lob teargas shells to disperse around 5,000 protestors.
- Dec 20, 2019 11:40 AM IST
Allaying fears of the state's indigenous population, who are wary that the law would threaten their identity, Sonowal said "not a single person of Bangladesh will get to enter Assam through CAA".
- Dec 20, 2019 11:36 AM IST
Additional Chief Secretary Awanish Kumar Awasthi had Thursday night issued an order to suspend the services till Saturday noon.
- Dec 19, 2019 03:25 PM IST
Nadda made these remarks here after meeting Sikh refugees from Afghanistan, who under the amended act will become Indian citizens, and also slammed the opposition for protesting against the new legislation.
- Dec 19, 2019 02:55 PM IST
When Mumbai Congress president Eknath Gaikwad was asked why the Shiv Sena was not part of the front, called 'Hum Bharat Ke Log', he said the protest was organised by NGOs and not his party.
- Dec 19, 2019 02:55 PM IST
He also claimed that people belonging to any religion living in the state should not be worried about the new citizenship law as it would not affect them in any way.
- Dec 19, 2019 01:28 PM IST
He also accused the BJP-led central government of being biased towards Karnataka on the border dispute with Maharashtra over Belgaum.
- Dec 19, 2019 12:25 PM IST
The Okhla MLA, who is also the chairman of the Delhi Waqf Board, said he will meet Minhajuddin, an LLM student of Jamia, to provide him the financial help and appointment papers on Thursday.
- Dec 19, 2019 11:56 AM IST
The 37-year-old actor is the latest Bollywood star to react to the violence against the students for protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) on Sunday evening.
- Dec 19, 2019 11:45 AM IST
The Chief Minister on Wednesday had declared that his government will "hundred per cent" implement the Citizenship Amendment Act in Karnataka.
- Dec 19, 2019 11:11 AM IST
The BCCI president has claimed that Sana's Anti-CAA post is 'not true'
- Dec 19, 2019 10:45 AM IST
Police has already denied the permission for the protest near the Red Fort citing law and order issues, but the protestors said they will go ahead with the march.