Jan 14, 2020 09:05 AM IST
Referring to the "rising" Muslim population, he said, "Ajmal or his son or his grandson will be the Assam chief minister after 30 years and no one can stop it."
- Jan 14, 2020 08:46 AM IST
The sliding economy is an even greater threat to the country, the former finance minister said in a series of tweets.
- Jan 14, 2020 07:31 AM IST
Nadella added that he would love to see a Bangladeshi immigrant create the next unicorn in India
- Jan 13, 2020 03:35 PM IST
Warning "these handful of people -- one per cent criminal and corrupt people” against saying “murdabad” to Prime Minister Modi and Chief Minster Adityanath, he said, “I will bury you alive."
- Jan 13, 2020 10:20 AM IST
There were over 12,650 dharnas, demonstrations and protests organised in New Delhi in 2019. That was an increase of 46 percent from the previous year
- Jan 13, 2020 09:35 AM IST
"PM says that CAA (Citizenship Amendment Act) is meant to give citizenship, not take it away. Many of us believe that CAA (in conjunction with NPR or NRC) will declare many persons as 'non-citizens' and take away citizenship," the former home minister said.
- Jan 13, 2020 09:16 AM IST
Hundreds of protesters, including women and children, stayed put at Shaheen Bagh on January 12, as their movement for withdrawal of CAA and NRC was set to complete a month on January 13
- Jan 13, 2020 08:54 AM IST
"You must all have read Mahabharat. There also it was stated that not even an inch of land will be given. What happened after that," he told reporters.
- Jan 13, 2020 08:52 AM IST
The BJP, an ally of the JD(U) headed by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, got rankled by the commendation of the opposition party by the former election strategist.
- Jan 13, 2020 08:41 AM IST
Tharoor later travelled in metro to reach JNU where he addressed the students and condemned the violence by a masked mob on January 5.
- Jan 12, 2020 06:31 PM IST
Many senior leaders of the BJP including two former deputy chief ministers -- Nirmal Singh and Kavinder Gupta -- and former director general of police S P Vaid also attended the pro-CAA rally at Parade area in the city.
- Jan 12, 2020 06:01 PM IST
The chief minister's media advisor Shalabhmani Tripathi said the state government has launched a drive in the state to remove all doubts among the people regarding CAA.
- Jan 12, 2020 02:09 PM IST
The prime minister, during his address from Belur Math - the headquarters of Ramakrishna Mission - had said that the new law would not take away anybody's citizenship.
- Jan 12, 2020 10:33 AM IST
Modi also said whoever has faith in India and believes in its Constitution can become an Indian citizen.
- Jan 12, 2020 09:49 AM IST
PM Modi said that the Centre had taken measures to ensure that states in the Northeast will not be negatively impacted by the Citizenship Amendment Act
- Jan 10, 2020 02:59 PM IST
O'Brien, while participating in a discussion on the CAA at a premier law school in the city, said the country was facing a "serious crisis" due to the Centre's decision to implement the new citizenship law.
- Jan 10, 2020 02:50 PM IST
Priyanka met activist couple Ekta Shekar Singh and her husband Ravi Shekhar, who were arrested.
- Jan 09, 2020 04:34 PM IST
During classes on January 7, teachers wrote a short congratulatory message on the blackboard and asked their students to copy it on their postcards, to be delivered to PM Modi.
- Jan 09, 2020 03:58 PM IST
Banerjee, also the TMC president, was angry over incidents of violence in her state during a trade union strike called by organisations affiliated to the Left and the Congress over "anti-people" policies, including economic measures and livewire issues like the new citizenship law and a pan-India NRC.
- Jan 09, 2020 12:07 PM IST
A bench headed by Chief Justice of India S A Bobde expressed surprise over the petition and said this is the first time that someone is seeking that an Act be declared as constitutional.
- Jan 08, 2020 12:05 PM IST
The CAA was the "only scheme" that lived up to Mahatma Gandhi's assurance to minorities in Pakistan in 1947 that they will always have shelter in their "original homeland," if given no proper security there, he said.
- Jan 08, 2020 12:02 PM IST
"The CAA law that has been passed in my judgment should be turned down by the Supreme Court on the grounds of it being unconstitutional because you cannot have certain types of fundamental human rights linking citizenship with religious differences," he told reporters at the Infosys Science Foundation's Infosys Prize-2019 here.
- Jan 08, 2020 11:28 AM IST
The bench also comprising justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant said, "We are of the prima facie view that high courts should hear the petitions challenging CAA and in case there is a conflict then we may look into it".
- Jan 06, 2020 02:54 PM IST
Addressing a press conference, he also said there is a world of difference between the National Population Register of 2010 and the NPR of 2020.
- Jan 06, 2020 02:20 PM IST
Addressing a gathering at an event here, Shah said Delhi bore the brunt of "riots" for four days during the recent violent protests against the amended Citizenship Act. He added that the AAP government and the Congress were responsible for it.