Under-Secretary-General Adama Dieng said although the objective of CAA, to provide protection to minority communities is commendable, it is concerning that this protection is not extended to all groups
Delivering a talk on 'The Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019: A Historical Imperative beyond Contemporary Politics' at the University of Hyderabad, Swamy cited "disinformation" on the CAA and said he had invited opposition Congress leaders for a public debate on the matter.
Swamy also demanded that former Prime Minister, late P V Narasimha Rao, be given the highest civilian award, the Bharat Ratna, for the reforms he introduced during his tenure.
Swamy also said in a tweet: "In many states we had made promises we could not keep"
"We cannot sell our family silver," Swamy said on Twitter.
The sit-in has led to long traffic snarls at arterial roads, especially the highway which connects Delhi to Noida, affecting lakhs of commuters.
Ram Sethu is a chain of limestone shoals between coasts of India and Sri Lanka. According to the epic Ramayana, the Ram Sethu bridge was built by the 'Vanara army' to rescue Sita, who was kidnapped by Ravana.
Subramanian Swamy’s comments on the Mumbai and Kolkata ports provides the opportunity to highlight the pressing concern of weak infrastructural capacities in India.
Swamy was speaking to reporters on January 14 night after addressing a lecture series titled 'Swami Vivekananda Vyakhyanmala' in Madhya Pradesh's Khandwa district.
"The economy is in dire times, everything is going downwards, if the trend continues banks will close down, NBFCs will close down and (it will) lead to disaster," Swamy said, speaking to reporters here.
'There are so many institutions named after Nehru. And with the renaming, Bose's name will also have positive impact on students,' Swamy told reporters on the sidelines of an event here.
The stick has been used to good effect, it’s now time to use the carrot .
The court had in September passed an interim order restraining Swamy and the social media giants from publishing or disseminating any 'false, offending or defamatory' allegations against the company.
Subramanian Swamy's comments come at a time when growth has slipped to a six-year low and the Centre is trying various unconventional measures to prop-up growth
Modi was working hard on schemes and programs such as Make in India, Ujjwala and the campaign to stop open defecation, Subramanian Swamy noted.
Mufti’s comment was slammed by the senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy
A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Sanjiv Khanna asked Swamy to remain present in the court on Tuesday when the main Ayodhya matter will be taken up for hearing.
Speaking at a public function here, the Rajya Sabha MP also claimed that Pakistan will disintegrate in the next decade.
Swamy came to the probe agency's headquarters to meet Verma, who resumed his duties on Wednesday. He told reporters that the CVC (Central Vigilance Commission) report was based on the version of another officer who gave a "false report".
Swamy did not give any specific details about the "corruption", an allegation he had made in the past as well
Swamy said he has full faith in the prime minister but claimed that those "around him" are trying to "harm the interests" of Modi as well as the BJP. Verma and CBI's Special Director Rakesh Asthana, who were at loggerheads, were divested of all powers and sent on leave by the government on Tuesday night.
Swamy's tweets came on a day tension gripped parts of Kerala as a large number of faithfuls hit the streets to prevent women from entering the Sabarimala temple following a Supreme Court verdict lifting the ban on their entry.
Addressing a press conference, Swamy said Imran Khan was the prime minister of Pakistan only on paper.
Swamy made the allegations while recording his statement before Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal, as the main complainant in the case.
Speaking exclusively to News18, Mohamed said that the expatriate Indian community in Maldives was highly valued by the Maldivian society and that all expat communities, including those from India, had been productively contributing to the Maldives economy.