CAA: Opposition parties spreading misinformation

In the last 10 days, opposition parties have mounted an anti-government campaign using the Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019, (CAA) as the lightening rod. Continue Reading

Anti-CAA stir: Javadekar asks students to maintain peace

Amid country-wide protests against the amended Citizenship Act, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar today appealed to the students to maintain peace and said the new legislation will not snatch any Indian’s citizenship. Continue Reading

Chidambaram hits back at Modi on citizenship issue

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram today hit back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his Pakistan citizenship jibe at the main opposition party.
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Tamil filmmaker Karthik Subbaraj hits out at Citizenship Act

Renowned Tamil cinema director Karthik Subbaraj today came out against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, saying this land was nobody’s ”father’s property.” Continue Reading

Amit Shah moves Citizenship Bill in Rajya Sabha

Home Minister Amit Shah today moved the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the Rajya Sabha and sought to assuage the concerns of Indian Muslims by saying they have nothing to fear as they are and will remain citizens of India.
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Amnesty International voices concern over NRC final list

As the National Register of Citizens (NRC) final list excluded 19.07 lakh people, Amnesty International India has appealed to the Assam government to ensure that the Foreigners Tribunals function with utmost transparency. It should function in line with the fair trial standards guaranteed under national and international laws, Akar Patel, Head of Amnesty International India, said in a statement here. Continue Reading

Final list of Assam NRC released; 19.07 lakh applicants excluded

The much awaited final lift of National Register of Citizens (NRC) has been released by the Assam government today. The list is available at all NRC Seva Kendras and also can be viewed on www.nrcassam.nic.in or www.assam.mygov.in Continue Reading