Jan 06, 2020 02:19 PM IST
The Left parties had on December 26 last year announced a nationwide strike on January 8 and a seven-day protest from January 1 against the CAA, National Population Register (NPR) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC).
- Jan 06, 2020 12:22 PM IST
The 23-page booklet in English, Hindi and Bengali, published as part of BJP's statewide campaign in favour of the amended Citizenship Act, states that the Centre is intending to implement the National Register of Citizens (NRC) across the country.
- Jan 06, 2020 09:01 AM IST
Gaikwad was speaking at the Chatra Parishad conference, organised to oppose the CAA, National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR) here.
- Jan 05, 2020 01:45 PM IST
In an open letter to Kumar, Varma expressed his surprise at the "unilateral" announcement of Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi, who is from the BJP, that the National Population Register exercise will be carried out in the state between May 15-28 despite Kumar's stand against the National Register of Citizens.
- Jan 05, 2020 11:03 AM IST
Bihar senior BJP leader also said administrative and punitive action would be taken against officials if they refuse to carry out the NPR.
- Jan 05, 2020 08:10 AM IST
Nadda threw the challenge at Rahul Gandhi at a mammoth rally here of booth-level presidents of BJP in Assam.
- Jan 04, 2020 01:15 PM IST
"I will stand with you in this hour of distress," she told one of them.
- Jan 03, 2020 03:45 PM IST
Launching an “awareness programme” in support of the amended citizenship law, Shah accused the Congress and other opposition parties of running a misinformation campaign.
- Jan 03, 2020 03:03 PM IST
The Railway Minister was speaking at IMC Centre at Churchgate in south Mumbai while launching BJP's 10-day-long campaign aimed at mobilising support for the CAA.
- Jan 03, 2020 02:36 PM IST
While Shah will be in the national capital, party working president J P Nadda will visit a household in Ghaziabad, Rajnath Singh in Lucknow, Nitin Gadkari in Nagpur and Nirmala Sitharaman in Jaipur, on the first day of the campaign, BJP general secretary Anil Jain told reporters.
- Jan 03, 2020 02:34 PM IST
Speaking at an event where a number of academicians discussed the adverse implications of the contentious law, which has led to nationwide protests, Menon said the perception of India has changed after the law was passed.
- Jan 03, 2020 01:48 PM IST
Banerjee, while addressing an anti-citizenship law rally in Siliguri, said it is a shame that even after 70 years of Independence, people have to prove their nationality.
- Jan 03, 2020 01:22 PM IST
Alleging that the parties opposing the CAA were not aware of the facts of the Act, Madhav said, "they do not even make any attempt to know the facts. So they try to mislead people."
- Jan 03, 2020 08:22 AM IST
The senior BJP leader was here to take part in his party's campaign to "bust false propaganda" against the controversial act.
- Jan 02, 2020 12:08 PM IST
The state had no role because citizenship comes under the domain of the Central government, he told reporters here.
- 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.
- 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.